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Recognising innovation at the Food Processing Awards

Article image The annual Food Processing Awards took place on 19th October at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Coventry. The event took on a particularly jovial tone this year, following a successful Appetite for Engineering event. Full Story...


Article image Looking for productivity gains in ingredient handling

Currently, up to 5% of a food manufacturer’s turnover will be associated with the costs of raw material handling, weighing and preparation. A new industrial R&D project, led by OAL (Olympus Automation Ltd) in collaboration with engineers, food technologists and computer scientists, drawn from UK industry and academia, aims to reduce this figure by looking at automated solutions for the preparation and handling of raw materials. Full Story...

Article image Plastic-free crisp pack developed

Futamura has collaborated with packaging manufacturer, Bio4Pack, to create a plastic-free compostable crisp pack for German organic crisps producer, myCHIPSBOX. Full Story...

Growth forecast for the European grocery retail market

Feeding the nation will require ‘heavy-duty transformational change’

GEA wins the Dairy Technology Award 2018

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Article image Food safe chain oils for increased OEE

METALUBE has launched its next generation food safe NSF registered high performance chain oils. The new products are designed to increase overall equipment effectiveness (OEE). Full Story...

Article image Conductivity meter for CIP systems

To ensure food safety, production and filling facilities need to be cleaned regularly and this is usually carried out using an automated Clean-in-Place (CIP) system. Full Story...

Hygienically designed conveyor helps minimise downtime

Decentralised zero-pressure pallet conveyance solution

Vertical steam boiler with high efficiencies and ultra-low NOx emissions


Article image Spray and save on the glazing process

Food glazes are widely used in the bakery sector to improve the look and taste of baked products. Traditionally, this coating process has resulted in substantial waste. Technology advances mean that this is no longer the case. Full Story...

Article image Is it possible for an automated system to run so efficiently you forget it’s there?

Djurdjevic is a meat production company based in Serbia. To achieve its goal of offering high quality meat products to its local community the company has developed a state-of-the-art facility that  is able to handle all aspects of meat processing and production. Quality and safety are some of its priorities. Full Story...

What role does refrigeration play in the supply chain?

A recipe for continuous improvement success

Hygienic drainage for food safety


Article image Keeping up with seasonal demand

Article image A sweet bulk bag weigh batching solution?

Article image Never ignore your instruments

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20 Mar Anuga FoodTec - Exhibition (Germany)
16 Apr Foodex - Exhibition (United Kingdom)
18 Oct Appetite for Engineering 2018 - Conference (UK)


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