The Nanojet 2.0 tank cleaning machine features a highly sanitary design which fits into a 2" tri-clover access hole.
Grade M-58 has received approval from the FDA so that it can be used in food contact applications.
PURITY FG Trolley Fluid for hook and trolley systems is formulated to deliver tough wear and rust protection and long service life.
No-Tox Food Grade Dry PTFE Spray is a new multi-purpose, dry film lubricant in a convenient aerosol form that has been NSF-H1 approved for use in “clean industry” applications.
The LU™205 Food Grade Chain Lubricant is part of Company's expanded line of NSF® H1-Rated Food Grade Lubricants.
This High-Performance, 100% Synthetic Refrigeration Compressor Fluid is formulated for use in refrigeration compressor systems where a NSF H-1 Registered, food machinery grade lubricant is required.
DETEX™ products are NSF® registered chemicals specially packaged with metal and x-ray detectable plastic components to protect against foreign object contamination.
Heating equipment designed for harsh and damp environments helps keep employees warm and productive.
Hearthside Food Solutions’ 13 manufacturing plants and 5,000 employees manufacture snack bars for some of the world’s largest food companies. In the company's manufacturing hub in Grand Rapids, Mich., work is coordinated among several plants specializing in granola processing and bar manufacturing.
I’ve been through every plant you can think of, whether it produces motors, lawn mowers, refrigerators, treadmills, or Tequila Rose. From construction equipment to breathalyzers — I’ve seen it all. I even once toured the plant of a manufacturer of caskets, where rows of associates sewed linings with delicate care.
It happens repeatedly. A company adopts a new technology platform that ostensibly will ease the workload, streamline operational processes and result in overall gains in efficiency and budget spending. The intention is spot-on but the execution is decidedly less so.
With warmer weather on the horizon, it is important for food manufacturers to put prevention measures in place for warm-weather pests. Food Manufacturing spoke with Patricia Hottel about the steps processors can take to get a head start on spring pest prevention.
The Gauge Marking Label is a simple and cost-effective means for machine operators to quickly identify gauge and inspection parameters and specifications.
Applying color-coded labels simplifies pipe and shut-off valve identification, especially when it needs to be done quickly.
The Model IR400 Point IR Combustible Gas Detector features a three-second T90 response time to the presence of combustible hydrocarbon-based gases, allowing plant operators to respond quickly to gas leaks and avoid potential accidents.
LU™214 Food Grade Low Temperature Lubricant is a multi-service lubricant for extended service under extremely low temperature conditions (as low as -78 ºF).
Manufacturing has reached a state of complexity that threatens many manufacturers’ revenue — to a tune of more than $15 million per year. As the number of markets, channel partners, and locations continues to expand, many companies are watching their sales incentives spin out of control.
For years now, the “green” and “sustainable” trends have transitioned to a standard. From corporate offices to high-rise apartments and clothing manufacturers, most industries have begun to seriously invest in sustainability. The modern consumer is more sustainability-savvy, and brands are beginning to realize that purchasing power is often directed towards businesses that are up to par on remaining socially responsible.
LU™205 Food Grade Chain Lubricant is a blend of renewable resource oils that is treated with antioxidants, extreme pressure, anti-wear and corrosion protecting additives.
Company has issued a handbook providing advice on the design and application of load cells and weigh modules for tanks, silos, vessels, hoppers and conveyors.
The Vortab Insertion Panel (VIP) flow conditioner completely neutralizes flow profile irregularities caused by elbows, valves, blowers, compressors and other flow disturbances that commonly occur in piping and duct runs and cause flow meter inaccuracies.
D4SL-N Safety Interlock Switches are available with four-, five- or six-contacts to satisfy varied application needs.
New mobile technology allows a cake mix supplier to video conference with an equipment manufacturer while standing in front of the inoperable equipment. By using a small tablet device, equipped with a camera and linked directly to software in the filling machine, the plant operator can show the service team the exact problem while monitoring operational data.
Beaverton Foods, Inc. is currently the largest processor of specialty mustards in the country and operates out of a 70,000-square-foot food processing facility in Hillsboro, Ore., shipping about 30 million units per year. But its beginnings were much more humble.
Each month, Food Manufacturing highlights products in a featured category. This month, we are spotlighting prepared meals and process monitoring equipment.