food processing

In line with the one-stop-shop concept, Krones is now bringing the fields of mechanical engineering and digitalisation even closer together

That Krones supports its customers from the beverage and liquid-food sectors in optimising and digitalising their production operations, this is nothing new. In line with the one-stop-shop concept, Krones is now bringing the fields of mechanical engineering and digitalisation even closer together: Its customers will...

Thanks to Gea's new patented No Intervention Fines Return System (FRS), the cleaning-in-place processes of the spray dryers' fines return are automated, Photo: Gea

The new patented No Intervention Fines Return System (FRS) from Gea allows dairy and food powder producers to automate the cleaning-in-place (CIP) processes of their spray dryer fines return system, leading to reduced down time, improved working conditions and guaranteeing product safety.
In spray dryers, powder...

Sabic TF-Bope polymer is part of the “Design for Recyclability” under Trucircle solutions

Sabic has launched a sustainable packaging solution for frozen food which combines a new polyethylene (PE) grade with innovative film production technology. Compared to conventional blow PE film solutions, it offers significantly higher throughput and also has potential for down-gauging, making it attractive from both...

The Contipure Aseptbloc DN at Spitz uses gaseous hydrogen peroxide for sterilisation, and can handle 24,000 containers per hour

Sliced bread, BBQ sauces, drinks - the portfolio of the food and beverage producer Spitz in Upper Austria is highly diversified. Demand for energy drinks, juices and ice tea is particularly high at present. Too high for the company’s only aseptic line, which at times was even running in four shifts. Which is precisely...

Powtech India postponed to February 2021

Powtech India will be postponed due to current circumstances from its initial dates in September 2020 to February 2021. Powtech India will now take place parallel to HPCI India on 11 - 12 February 2021 in Mumbai. Companies can register for the trade fair with accompanying congress and supporting programme. Since 2010,...

Asia Fruit Logistica 2019 - Impression

Stand applications for Asia Fruit Logistica 2020 are closing soon, and exhibitors looking to secure their space at the must-attend event on Asia’s fresh produce calendar are advised to register by 28 February. Any applications received after this date are accommodated on a first come, first served basis....

To pave the way to a circular economy, Syntegon Technology contributes its expertise to the European initiative Ceflex for flexible packaging

Syntegon Technology, formerly Bosch Packaging Technology, contributes its vast packaging and processing expertise to the European initiative Ceflex to foster a circular economy for flexible packaging. As a leading consortium of companies and associations representing the entire value chain of flexible packaging, Ceflex...

High Moisture Meat Analogue (HMMA) discharging from the cooling die flanged directly to the Coperion ZSK food extruder

For its ZSK food extruder, Coperion has developed a hybrid solution for manufacturing meat substitute products. With only a minimum of retrofitting effort, both texturized vegetable protein (TVP) and high moisture meat analogues (HMMA) can be produced on this ZSK Food Extruder, providing manufacturers of meat...

Sustainable packaging solution for new Nestlé bars

With the increased global push for environmentally friendly and sustainable paper-based packaging solutions, Sappi has made great strides in developing breakthrough proprietary barrier technology to offer new opportunities to satisfy this need. These unique solutions enabled Sappi to closely collaborate with the world’...

The Combimaxx closure consists of a flange with an integrated cutting ring, a clearly visible tamper-evidence ring and a large cap. The closure is applied over an overcoated hole

SIG announces the launch of the new Combimaxx closure. This innovative solution offers consumers a new level of convenience, while allowing existing customers to upgrade their packaging without a major investment or the need for new sleeves. With a large pouring diameter of 25mm, Combimaxx offers an optimal product...