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Taking quality inspection to the next level


Ishida is launching a top-of-the-range X-ray inspection system that incorporates new sensor and image processing technology to achieve high levels of ...

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Hygienic X-ray solution for high care food environments


The newest in-line Raptor X-ray, Pipeline X-ray and Apollo machines from Fortress Technology Europe are designed to deliver cleanability, hygiene and ...

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X-ray detection for hard-to-find contaminants


Mettler-Toledo Product Inspection has launched its most advanced x-ray inspection technology to date, delivering the ability to detect low density con...

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Reporting software offers traceability via product inspection equipment


The TRACS (Trending-Reporting-Analysis-Capture-Software), is a graphical reporting software tool from Loma Systems, designed for efficiently monitorin...

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Reducing production downtime with digital services


OTTO is a digital service from Busch Vacuum Solutions that combines condition monitoring of vacuum pumps with service packages with the aim of providi...

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Next-generation X-ray camera


Deep Detection S.L has secured €1 million funding to launch its PhotoAI technology – a next-generation X-ray camera with deep learning capability for...

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Customised weighing and filling system for diced meat


An automated packing line for sticky diced meat, which incorporates two Ishida 12-head Fresh Food Weighers that combine to operate as four separate ma...

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X-ray support service delivers TCO at less than 3% per annum


Ishida Europe has introduced a complete product offering across its X-ray portfolio that delivers a guaranteed Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of less t...

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Verification system improves label compliance


The Omron V275 series printer-integrated label inspection and barcode verification system helps food manufacturers to more efficiently monitor their p...

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Extrusion offers the key to better plant-based foods


Keith Graham looks at trends in plant-based foods and explains the important role that extrusion technology has to play in making these offerings appe...

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Automated label inspection


To remove incorrectly labelled jars from the production line in good time, a producer of stocks and sauces now relies on automated vision inspection s...

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Improving cryogenic freezing efficiency


Neil Hansford discusses the benefits of cryogenic freezing and explains how digitalisation is improving the efficiency of this process....

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Robotic solution helps create cheese sticks


The Dutch family brand Vepo Cheese relies on a fully automated production line: two KR AGILUS hygiene robots from KUKA process cheese into sticks and ...

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Powder storage silos: over-pressurisation risks


Many vital ingredients are stored in silos which do not have sufficient pressure safety coverage and are often also inadequately maintained. This can ...

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Partnership to develop sustainable packaging for shelf-life extension of fresh produce


BASF SE (Ludwigshafen, Germany) and StePac Ltd. (Tefen, Israel) have joined forces to create the next generation of sustainable packaging specifically...