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Man’s Arm Severed at Fortune-Cookie Plant

November 8, 2013 9:40 am | News | Comments

A 55-year-old man's left arm was severed Thursday in an industrial accident at a Seattle fortune cookie company. Kyle Moore of the Seattle Fire Department says the arm was severed after the man became stuck in a machine up to his chest.

Weighing, Labeling and Sorting System

November 8, 2013 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The Weighing, Labeling and Sorting System automatically weighs, labels and sorts a range of package, box and envelope sizes to reduce costs and improve accuracy in food processing warehouse shipping operations.

525-Liter HPP System

November 8, 2013 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

Company's new QFP 525L-600 (525 liters), is the largest-volume high pressure processing (HPP) system available to date.

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Metal Detector with Remote Monitoring

November 8, 2013 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The Xtreme® Metal Detector includes enhanced features, improved sensitivity, intuitive operation and exceptional reliability.

Safely Optimizing Pallet Flow & Pushback Rack Storage at a General Mills Plant

November 7, 2013 8:00 am | by Del Williams | Articles | Comments

General Mills’ Cedar Rapids, Iowa plant had successfully used pallet flow and pushback rack systems, but ongoing growth, product changes and long use required a storage system update that would safely add capacity to their existing facility.

Mobile Computer

November 7, 2013 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The CN51 rugged mobile computer offers the choice of Android or Windows operating systems on a single device.

Acrylic Meters with Interchangeable Scales

November 7, 2013 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The ACRU line of Acrylic Flow Meters is being offered with any one of the interchangeable direct reading scales for air, water, argon, oxygen, carbon dioxide, nitrogen, helium or hydrogen.

Turkey Thigh Deboner

November 7, 2013 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The FM 8.50 turkey deboner is designed for turkey thighs, drumsticks and primary wing segments.

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Electropneumatic Controller

November 6, 2013 12:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The TESCOM™ ER5000 Series of electropneumatic controllers brings precise closed loop pressure control to a wide range of applications.

Compact Food Scales

November 6, 2013 12:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

Valor 7000 compact food service scales are designed for bakeries, food service and other culinary areas requiring fast operation and flexibility.

Electronic Water Treatment Provides Clean Line for Food Production

November 5, 2013 11:00 am | by Jan De Baat Doelman, President, Scalewatcher North America Inc. | Articles | Comments

U.S. food and drink producers spend billions of dollars each year in downtime, increased energy bills and the early renewal of capital equipment caused by hard water limescale blocking lines and leaving calcium carbonate deposits on water fed equipment.

Thermal Imaging Cameras

November 5, 2013 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The PREDATOR Series of Thermal Imaging Cameras is expanding to include nine extended temperature range models.

Packaging Line Integration

November 5, 2013 12:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

RAPID Line Integration uses the Packaging Machine Language (PackML) to enable easier linkage between machinery across an entire packaging operation.

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November Featured Products: Remote Monitoring and Instrumentation/Weighing

November 4, 2013 4:52 pm | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

Each month, Food Manufacturing highlights products in a featured category. This month, we are spotlighting remote monitoring and instrumention/weighing equipment.

Yeast and Mold Indicator

November 4, 2013 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

Company's Petrifilm™ Rapid Yeast and Mold Count Plate is an indicator test that enables the detection of yeasts and molds in as little as 48 hours, faster than conventional agar methods.

Microscopes and Slides

November 4, 2013 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

These microscopes are designed to provide the maximum optical performance on durable and affordable platforms.

Condensors for Synthetic Refrigerants and Ammonia

November 4, 2013 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

Company's condensers from the RF range (for synthetic refrigerants) and the NF range (for ammonia) require a smaller refrigerant charge.

Food Manufacturing Welcomes New Editor

November 1, 2013 12:00 pm | by Holly Henschen, Editor | Blogs | Comments

The food industry has been an ever-present influence in the life of Food Manufacturing's new editor, Holly Henschen. Holly has a wealth of experience covering the food industry, and she looks forward to sharing her expertise with our readers.

PTFE Hose

November 1, 2013 2:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

STW and STB True Bore Hose Assemblies have a larger inside diameter to speed up the flow of the media through the tube.

PROCESS EXPO Coverage: Tunnel Freezer, Booth #4152

November 1, 2013 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The Freshline QS freezing solution has been designed with simplicity and speed in mind.

PROCESS EXPO Coverage: Vibratory Weighing Feeder, Booth #4517

November 1, 2013 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The Magna Weigh Feeder is a continuous in-line weighing vibratory feeder designed to feed and monitor products by weight.

November/December 2013 - Tasting Success: 2013's Top Innovators

October 31, 2013 12:20 pm | Digital Editions | Comments

We review the top five innovative food manufacturers we've covered this year, highlighting each company's unique efforts.

A Facebook for Industry

October 31, 2013 12:00 pm | by Kyle Reissner, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, GE Intelligent Platforms | Articles | Comments

Having worked in the industrial automation space over the course of my career, I can only imagine the impact that real-time, social intelligence can have on the roles of plant managers, supervisors and operators, if data from their machines and processes is fed to their mobile devices and smartphones.

Sanitary Bulk Container Dumper

October 31, 2013 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

This process-specific sanitary bulk container dumper is designed and built to the particular sanitary operating processes and practices of the application to ensure optimal compliance contribution (OCC).

Labeler for Harsh Environments

October 31, 2013 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The Model 455 Label Printer Applicator is designed as a high speed system to print and apply labels in tough environments.

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