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An automated warehouse - but not as you know it

Article image Most of us would recognise Ocado as the world’s largest online-only grocery retailer – shipping more than 260,000 orders every week to customers around the UK. However, as Suzanne Gill recently found out, there is far more to the company than one might, at first, think. Full Story...


Article image Robots clean up their act

A combination of economic drivers and concerns over long-term labour resources has resulted in an increasing interest in the use of robots. Laurence Wood considers the hygienic implications of their use in food production applications. Full Story...

Article image Future-proof your weighing functions

Philip Grove outlines some of the main factors to take into account in order to find the best checkweigher for your requirements. Full Story...

Article image Drum motors rise to the challenge of cranberry production

A producer of cranberries needed a solution to eliminate any risk of oil contamination from overhead conveyor drives. Full Story...

Pork producer invests in processing technology to help achieve its growth ambitions

Updating without disrupting production

Fish feed producer saves 135,000 kWh per year

Automated cleaning – a help or a hinderance?

Frozen seafood manufacturer doubles packaging speeds

Taking on the security challenge


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Article image How can craft brewers achieve the product consistency of larger operations despite limited automation experience?

Situated in the hills of St. Charles, Iowa, Twisted Vine Brewery creates unique, hand-crafted beer. The team is dedicated to both the art and science of brewing. To produce their great craft beer, the team at Twisted Vine sought a robust and reliable controller that would enable them to brew with meticulous attention to detail for a consistent end result.Full Story...

Verner Wheelock expands with acquisition of Ethical Audit Company

Circular connectors for tough environments

Get a Grip on Your Bottles!

Freudenberg’s Fluoroprene® XP now available in the UK

Circular connectors for tough environments

Step into Industry 4.0 with MQTT

Event: Automation and Digitalisation in food and drink engineering

Acrylamide: What’s the confusion about and how does the food industry need to respond?

Ensure maximum integrity of food with high intensity contamination removal


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