Women need not fear that eating peanuts during pregnancy could cause their child to develop a peanut allergy, according to a new study. Previously, women had been advised to avoid highly allergenic foods such as peanuts and tree nuts during pregnancy.
The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation released the December 2013 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI). The index reports an assessment of the prevailing business conditions and expectations for the future.
The AEL 5 series of electric actuators is designed for 1/2" to 4" control valves. The series is reversible, having linear output.
The MATERIAL MASTER™ Bulk Bag Discharging System safely and efficiently discharges dry bulk materials into downstream process.
Nissin Foods Holdings on Friday announced plans to expand its instant noodle business in China between 2015 and 2016 to meet growing demand. The company, which already owns six instant noodle-making plants in China, will add three more in three provinces.
Selling a high volume of freshly prepared soups and salads, Roundy's store delis require constant preparation of pasta and potatoes as key ingredients. In March 2011, Roundy’s selected a new continuous-flow cooker and cooler system to process its potatoes and pasta.
The Mastersizer 3000 laser diffraction particle size analyzer delivers rapid, accurate particle size distributions for both wet and dry dispersions with minimal effort.
The Allen-Bradley E300 electronic overload relay integrates communications, including EtherNet/IP, current-measurement technology and time-saving I/O options, all in a modular design.
By specifying dispensing equipment specifically designed for durability, reliability and easy cleaning, brand owners can overcome challenges presented by the lack of control they have over the operation and maintenance of these machines.
Compared to other supply methods, on-demand nitrogen generators provide significant benefits by increasing the safety of handling the gas. In addition to providing a significant cost savings, nitrogen generation in-house represents a sustainable approach to the supply of nitrogen.
The ELF 400 is designed for bakers looking for options to manage raw ingredient costs, increase production yield and portion accurately.
The portable GEN3i data recorder is intended for laboratory, power test stands and destructive material testing applications, as well as for generators, turbines and engines.
During processing, it may be necessary to store foodstuffs such as edible oils in tanks while awaiting further processing or delivery. Because edible oils are sensitive to spoilage by oxygen in air, any oxygen in the tank must be kept to acceptable levels. In a technique called “tank blanketing,” nitrogen is applied to protect the oils.
The Oystar Erca M-F 14 Cup Packaging Line is designed for the form, fill and seal of food products including yogurts and puddings.
The Mariner® IP67 washdown portion control scale is submersible underwater for easy cleanup.
Time is technically running out for manufacturers to write off sizable sums for equipment purchased in 2013 as a tax rule hangs between its Dec. 31 expiration date and congressional action on the matter. The rule in question, Section 179, has been through many incarnations.
The Deco-Bot robotic decorating and finishing system can automatically apply buttercream roses onto cupcakes and directly onto the tops of celebration cakes.
This improved range of cleaning brushes is designed for efficiency and functionality in food production.
The viscous nature of confectionary products like chocolate, caramel, fondant, thick cream, syrups and liquid sugar make them extremely challenging for pumping operations. Choosing the right pump is essential to avoid the costs associated with pump downtime and repair or replacement.
Investment in equipment and software is expected to grow 3.1 percent in 2014 as economic conditions solidify and business confidence continues to recover, according to the Annual 2014 Equipment Leasing & Finance U.S. Economic Outlook released by the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation.
Energy productivity, the ratio between value-added shipments and total energy cost, is an important indicator for managers of food processing companies. Like all operating indices, managers expect this to be at standard, or even continuously improve. How can this be done without increasing risk?
The AC30V series of AC variable speed drives combines ease of use with high levels of control for a wide range of applications where reliable, accurate motor speed control are key requirements.
The Trex-Onics® Reduced Diameter, Extra-Heavy Duty Reeling Cable was designed with a smaller diameter and lighter weight to reduce wear and tear on reels, connectors and the cable itself.
Company's Automatic Swirlers are designed for mixing products like fillings and batter together.