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LATEST NEWS...

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Growing call for UK ban on controversial degradable plastics

23/10/2020

Over 40 major organisations have called on the UK Government to stop the sale of plastic materials which require additives to degrade on the UK market...

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Bottling plant upgrade set to increase production capacity by 50%

23/10/2020

A major investment programme worth almost £24m is underway at Edible Oils Limited’s (EOL) Erith site, which produces over 100m litres of cooking oil e...

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Targeting growth through digital transformation

19/10/2020

Four food and drink manufacturers are targeting growth through innovation with the help of a new, streamlined workshop process that aims to speed up d...

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LAC Conveyors & Automation partners with Prime Robotics

19/10/2020

LAC Conveyors & Automation, part of the LAC Group, have been awarded the exclusive rights to sell a range of Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs) desig...

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ABP UK announces job creation opportunities

12/10/2020

ABP has created 200 new entry level vacancies and apprenticeships in collaboration with Youth Employment UK, an organisation dedicated to tackling you...

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Training and communicating with staff safely during the pandemic

05/10/2020

The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has posed many difficult challenges for food manufacturers. Businesses within the sector have been working hard to guara...




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Appetite for Engineering event rescheduled for March

The Appetite for Engineering event and the Food Processing Awards, originally set to be staged on 15 October 2020, have both been rescheduled for the 31 March 2021, the venues remain the same. 



LATEST PRODUCTS...

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Modular conveyor metal detection system

23/10/2020

The new Ceia THS/MBB modular conveyor inspection system, available from MDS is designed specifically to address the demanding requirements experienced...

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Partnership produces rapid cooking solution

19/10/2020

Holmach has launched a range of cooking systems powered by OAL’s Steam Infusion Vaction technology. ...

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Cobot palletising solution

12/10/2020

A new robotic palletising solution which combines flexibility and ease of set-up with greater throughput for rapid return on investment, has been intr...

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Barcode validation solution

12/10/2020

Toshiba Tec has launched a flexible verification-based validation solution for barcodes, aimed at manufacturing companies in the food and beverage sec...

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Hygienic portable high-care food processing robot

05/10/2020

Measuring 950mm x 680mm, igene is designed to need the same size pitch as a human at a production line, whilst working faster and with great accuracy....

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Hygienic actuator for automation of rotary valves

28/09/2020

Bürkert has released a stainless steel hygienic rotary actuator for automated control of hygienic applications with ball and butterfly valves. ...

MOST VIEWED ARTICLES...

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What role does refrigeration play in the supply chain?

06/07/2015

Controlling the temperature of food across the whole supply chain is vital to extend shelf life. But how much can be gained by food manufacturers thro...

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Coding and marking at the heart of connected supply chains

19/10/2020

Rob Peacham argues that coding and marking technology should be at the heart of fully connected supply chains. ...

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Automated packaging verification solution results in increased productivity

12/10/2020

Find out how a seafood company gained a 50% improvement in productivity since installation of an automated verification solution to protect its packag...

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Bottling plant upgrade set to increase production capacity by 50%

23/10/2020

A major investment programme worth almost £24m is underway at Edible Oils Limited’s (EOL) Erith site, which produces over 100m litres of cooking oil e...

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Sampling for food safety – new guideline

17/11/2019

Phil Voysey discusses the importance of sampling correctly to prevent microbiological issues which could lead to financial and brand-confidence losses...

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Improving productivity with humidity

19/10/2020

Managing the water content of food products is a vital strategy in maximising yield and maintaining quality. The main factors that influence the volum...