This website uses cookies primarily for visitor analytics. Certain pages will ask you to fill in contact details to receive additional information. On these pages you have the option of having the site log your details for future visits. Indicating you want the site to remember your details will place a cookie on your device. To view our full cookie policy, please click here. You can also view it at any time by going to our Contact Us page.

LATEST HEADLINE

Article image

Food Processing Awards: There is still time to make your nominations

Due to the effects of the current pandemic the Food Processing Awards, which acknowledge and reward engineering excellence and innovation in the food and beverage processing sector, have been rescheduled for the 31 March 2021 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Coventry. This means that there is still time to nominate! 

LATEST NEWS...

Article image

Reducing Covid-19 transmission risk in meat processing

10/08/2020

As the UK starts to emerge from the recent lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic, there has been some localised, but significant, new outbreaks. Some ...

Article image

Plant-based ice cream NPD doubles in five years

10/08/2020

According to the latest research from Mintel Global New Product Database (GNPD), vegan ice cream accounts for an increasing proportion of global ice c...

Article image

Checkweighers: Making the right choice when hygiene is paramount

31/07/2020

A new whitepaper document offers advice on choosing the right checkweigher for harsh production environments where hygiene is paramount. ...

Article image

When might we see cultured meat in stores?

30/07/2020

A recent IDTechEx report explores the technologies and market factors involved in the rapidly emerging industries for meat alternatives. ...

Article image

FDF responds to the Government's obesity strategy

27/07/2020

Tim Rycroft, chief operating officer at the Food and Drink Federation (FDF), has responded to the announcement of the new UK Government's obesity stra...

Article image

Princes exits non-recyclable EPS pots

27/07/2020

In a further effort to improve the sustainability of its packaging, International food and drink group Princes has stopped using expanded polystyrene ...

Article image

Food Processing Awards: There is still time to make your nominations

20/07/2020

Due to the effects of the current pandemic the Food Processing Awards, which acknowledge and reward engineering excellence and innovation in the food ...

Article image

GMB calls for urgent review into Covid-19 in food and meat processing

17/07/2020

GMB, the union for food workers, has called for a thorough review of the guidance for food and meat processing, including how current business models ...

Article image

Could the pandemic be responsible for the next food scandal?

17/07/2020

The effects of the Covid-19 pandemic could give rise to the next biggest case of food fraud since the 2013 horse meat scandal, if correct protocol lev...

More News...

MOST VIEWED ARTICLES...

Article image

A recipe for continuous improvement success

20/03/2017

Suzanne Gill reports on the important role that continuous improvement has to play in ensuring food processes remain profitable in an ever more compet...

Article image

Is it a good time to automate the packaging operation?

04/08/2020

Chris Bolton comments on the packaging challenges facing the food industry as a result of the Covid19 pandemic. ...

Article image

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...

Article image

Reducing Covid-19 transmission risk in meat processing

10/08/2020

As the UK starts to emerge from the recent lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic, there has been some localised, but significant, new outbreaks. Some ...

Article image

Secret ingredients for steam efficiency

16/02/2020

Alex Parish offers advice about improving steam efficiency to ensure that users are getting the best out of their steam boilers. ...

Article image

In-line process control in the meat industry

25/09/2014

Laboratory analysis of meat and meat analysis is common to the food and often remains the legal means of declaring a result. However, due to the delay...