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Is That Bag of Chips Half Full or Half Empty?

April 15, 2014 8:00 am | by Mike Kuebler, Technical Director, Smithers Pira Testing Laboratory, @michaelkuebler | Articles | Comments

Distribution testing of packaged products can deliver material-efficient design with assured product protection, which are essential elements of any approach to sustainability. Testing food products through the supply chain before a product arrives on the shelf can save manufacturers both time and money.

Supercritical Fluid Extractor

April 15, 2014 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The SFT-250 Supercritical Fluid Extractor (SFE) is designed to perform a variety of extractions in supercritical fluid and is engineered to meet the day-to-day rigors of the research lab.

Filling and Portioning Depositors

April 15, 2014 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

Company's C-Frame Depositors have improved the way many processors deposit fillings for stuffed sandwiches, multiple layered products, stuffed seafood, appetizers and rolled or wrapped product.

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Dry-Aging and Dry-Curing Technology

April 15, 2014 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

Meat processors can now create distinctive dry-aged and dry-cured meats in-house using DryAgePro® technology and an ordinary refrigeration unit.

Metal Conveyor Belt

April 14, 2014 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

DURAFLEX® EDGE open metal conveyor belting is designed for dairy, meat, poultry and food manufacturers.

Mini Light Tower

April 14, 2014 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The The WAL-C-4XM Quadpod Mini Light Tower produces approximately 575,000 lumens of light and is adjustable from 7-14 ft.

Cable Seal

April 14, 2014 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The Roxtec EZEntry™ seal is designed to simplify cable sealing in the equipment manufacturing industry.

Adjustable Racking System

April 11, 2014 9:52 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The STAK adjustable racking system offers flexibility in vertical storage, load capacity and space savings.

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Throttling Valves

April 11, 2014 9:46 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

Clampseal Throttling Valves are designed for severe service applications that require repeatable flow control and dependable shut-off.

Low Voltage Servo Drive

April 11, 2014 9:42 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The LVD Sercos III is a compact, high-power and intelligent servo drive for low voltage 15-48 VDC bus servo motion applications.

Preventing Food Waste by Harvesting Energy for the Cold Chain

April 11, 2014 8:00 am | by Jim O’Callaghan, President, EnOcean Inc. | Articles | Comments

The highest portion of food waste is on the consumers’ side, but food manufacturers also must be vigilant to ensure food stays fresh throughout the supply chain. A non-stop cold chain monitoring system is a major instrument used to keep food fresh.

Plane Bearing Insert

April 10, 2014 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The new Poly-Round® Plus plane bearing insert has a stainless pin on the outer diameter to facilitate drop-in installation into bearing housings without utilizing a set-screw as an anti-rotation device.

Scraped Surface Heat Exchanger

April 10, 2014 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The HRS-Rotex is a rotary scraped surface heat exchanger that brings new technology to the market.

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Sanitary Conveyors

April 9, 2014 9:37 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

Sanitary Conveyors are designed with stainless steel construction and are built to food industry and plant specific needs.

Slurry Mixing and Application System

April 8, 2014 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The tna intelli-flav® CLS 3 closed-loop slurry (CLS) seasoning system for the snacking industry enhances the homogeneity of the slurry mix.

Removable Retaining Walls for Conveying

April 8, 2014 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

Company has designed removable retaining walls for its DynaClean food conveying systems.

Brushless Motors

April 8, 2014 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The DCmind Brushless direct current motor series includes the TNi21 and SMi21 models that feature integrated electronics, power capabilities from 60-150 Watts and high accuracy.

CAT Intelligent Drive

April 7, 2014 9:29 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

iPOS8010 CAT intelligent drive is fully digital with an embedded motion controller. Product is for use with brushless, DC brush, step and linear motors.

Thermoforming Packaging Line

April 7, 2014 9:25 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

Turnkey, end-to-end thermoforming packaging line with all line components from one source allows for full integration of the line modules, the right interfaces, single uniform operator guidance and one person to contact.

Air Compressor

April 7, 2014 9:22 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

Company's ZW280 oil-less air compressor offers OEM engineers a viable option for applications in food equipment.

Justification for Migration

April 4, 2014 12:00 pm | by Mike Vernak, Marketing Manager, Process Business, Rockwell Automation | Articles | Comments

Many plants with process applications have an outdated distributed control system. As these systems reach the end of their life, migration to a new automation system is required. But before this can take place, internal plant personnel must provide a financial justification.

Intelligent Servo Motor

April 4, 2014 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

iMOT3242 FM-CAT intelligent brushless servo motor is fully digital with embedded motion controller, drive and position feedback.

UV Disinfection Systems

April 4, 2014 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

PureLine PQ range of UV disinfection systems is designed specifically to provide validated and chemical-free treatment of process water used in the food and beverage industry.

Control Panel for Refrigeration

April 4, 2014 1:00 am | by Lindsey Jahn, Associate Editor | Product Releases | Comments

The GEA Omni™ control panel is a user-friendly, highly versatile system that features a high-definition, multi-touch screen.

Photos of the Day: Maple Syrup Goes High-Tech

April 3, 2014 8:00 am | News | Comments

Maple syrup production has come a long way, but even high-tech operations have had to rely on old-fashioned foot patrols to fix a common problem — leaks. But now sugar-makers are harnessing new wireless monitoring technology to keep the precious sap flowing.

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