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February 2018

Rousselot to Launch Two New Products at 2018 Innovation Days

19-02-2018

Son, Netherlands – [15 February 2018] Leading global producer of gelatin and collagen peptides[1], Rousselot, has announced that it will reveal two new products at its 2018 Innovation Days. In line with this year’s theme, ‘New perspectives in the pharma & nutraceutical world,’ guests will have an exclusive first look at …

ADM Highlights Edible Oil Packaging Solutions at Gulfood 2018

19-02-2018

ADM, Stand B6-29, Hall 6, Gulfood, Dubai World Trade Centre, 18-22 February 2018 ROLLE, 16 February 2018 – Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE:ADM) brings its diverse portfolio of edible oils from a variety of sources to this year’s Gulfood exhibition, available in a wide range of packaging formats. ADM offers an array of options to …

KHS Launches Compact Labelling Machine for Beverage and Food Industries

14-02-2018

Space-saving table machine for the low capacity range High-quality mechanical design based on the Innoket Neo Many expansion options for individual requirements Dortmund, February 13, 2018 – With the Innoket Roland 40 the KHS Group has launched a compact labeler to market. The KHS Innoket Neo’s little brother has a capacity of …

Eagle Product Inspection Unveils Advanced X-ray Product Line at Anuga FoodTec 2018

13-02-2018

At Anuga FoodTec 2018, Eagle Product Inspection will launch a new high-level x-ray inspection product line for the packaged food industry. In addition, Eagle will showcase other equipment designed for specific applications: the RMI 400 for advanced detection in poultry and meat and the Tall PRO XSDV for inspecting tall rigid containers. The …

India Vies with China for Title of World’s Biggest Packaged Tea Market

13-02-2018

While the story of tea begins in China, latest research from global market intelligence agency Mintel reveals that India currently vies with China as the world’s biggest packaged tea* market. In 2017**, India consumed a total retail volume of 678,200 tonnes worth of packaged tea, followed by China in second place at 576,800 tonnes. …

Intelligent Connector Modules Save Time and Space

12-02-2018

With module connect, igus demonstrated at the 2017 SPS IPC Drives the concept of a novel plug-in connector for the connection of electrical cables, fibre-optic cables and pneumatics. Thanks to the modular system, an individual plug-in/separation point can be easily configured as a module from several plug housings. module connect can be mounted …

Bühler Launches New Optical Sorting Platform for Fruit and Vegetables

12-02-2018

The Bühler Group is demonstrating its commitment to the fruit and vegetable industry with the expansion of its SORTEX F range of optical sorters. The new, compact SORTEX FA1, set to be unveiled at Fruit Logistica 2018, is designed to provide the final quality check in fruit and vegetable packing lines. It is also ideal in the processing line …

TOMRA Food Launches Farm-to-Fork Pan-Industry Working Groups

12-02-2018

Digital Standards Urgently Needed To Modernise The Food Supply Chain  TOMRA Food is forming cross-industry working groups to accelerate development of digital standards for the Food industry, with the first meetings to be held in Q4, 2018. “Thousands of TOMRA Food sorters around the world are generating valuable data that has the …

Gericke‘s FEEDOS® S Feeder Reduces Cleaning Time

12-02-2018

FEEDOS® S Feeder | Gericke Archive Above all, precision feeding devices for bulk materials should feed accurately and consistently. For economic use, the availability of the devices over the life cycle is crucial. Downtimes, maintenance intervals, malfunctions and high cleaning costs reduce the productive service life of a feeding unit and …