January 27, 2021

Robot Race: The World’s top 10 automated countries

The average robot density in the manufacturing industry hit a new global record of 113 units per 10,000 employees. By regions, Western Europe (225 units) and the Nordic European countries (204 units) have the most automated production, followed by North America (153 units) and South East Asia (119 units). The world´s top 10 most automated

Application closes on 28 January: NCN Europe Investor Virtual Event

Nutrition Capital Network that connects investors with high-potential growth companies in the nutrition and health & wellness industry, is looking for Europe’s most promising ingredient technology and health & nutrition companies who want to start the year strong by presenting at this curated virtual event! The application is free and is being accepted until this

Eco Wrap®: Compostable Industrial Strength Machine Grade Stretch Film

With patency still pending, Eco Wrap® according to Cortec® is the world’s first compostable industrial-strength machine grade stretch film. The new Eco Wrap® formulation expands Cortec’s line of existing commercially compostable films and bags and is an exciting breakthrough after many years in development, making commercially compostable machine grade stretch wrap a viable option for

Silver Int’l FoodTech Award 2021 for K+G Wetter

“Hygienic Secure” range of industrial bowl cutters impresses with clever details Equipped with innovative ideas for constant optimisation of safety and hygiene in the process and consistent user orientation, the machines from innovation leader K+G Wetter make a significant difference in production while ensuring sustainable added safety and efficiency in the food industry. The “Hygienic

GULFOOD Innovation Summit

Gulfood 2021, the industry’s leading live, in-person learning platform, which is taking place from 21-25 February at Dubai World Trade Centre. The event opens up a great opportunity to meet with people who are changing the world. The GULFOOD Innovation Summit unveils high-impact talks on the now and future of the food industry, success strategies

Keglevich: “Skip the Ordinary”

Stock has launched an outstanding edition of their Keglevich brand in Italy. Thanks to CCL Label’s Mosaic technology each bottle is decorated with an absolutely unique design. The individuality of the bottles makes them not only desirable but also collectible! The Keglevich Dry limited editions were created in collaboration with Orticanoodles, an Italian artist duo. Both

RECUP GmbH: Ready with reusable food containers

The Federal Cabinet decided to amend the Packaging Act. From 2023, restaurants, cafés and bistros will be obliged to offer their customers coffee-to-go or take-away meals in reusable containers. The reusable system RECUP and REBOWL together with over 5,000 dispensing points offers consumers and restaurateurs an uncomplicated and cost-saving reusable alternative throughout Germany. Like the

A digital finish to mocktails

Digital systems for preparation and dispensing of alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails. Among the global leaders in the beverage dispensing systems and accessories sector, the Celli group and Cocktail Machine sign a long-term agreement for the development, production, and marketing of innovative connected digital systems for preparation and dispensing of cocktails, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic. The

Edie Sustainability Leaders Awards nomination for Diana Food, Symrise

Symrise Division Diana Food receives Edie Sustainability Leaders Awards nomination for waste management strategy Recognition for excellent waste management throughout the business Long history in valorization of side streams and circular economy models Capturing of highly nutritious active plant ingredients Diana Food, part of Symrise Nutrition, has been nominated as a finalist for the Edie

Latest arrivals at vanZutphen

Van Zutphen BV is importing and exporting used machinery for the food industry from all over the world for more than 30 years. We are specialized in advising, buying, overhauling and reselling single used machines, whole production lines and complete factories. The CFS SuperFry fryer is used for flash or deep-frying coated and uncoated products.

Marching towards the Month for Bakery, Cakes and Ice Cream

InterSICOP LIVEConnect Makes March 2021 the Month for Bakery, Cakes and Ice Cream From 1st to 28th March InterSICOP LIVEConnect will become the largest trade community and social network for the bakery, pastry, and ice-cream sector in Spain and Latin America. At this unique event, InterSICOP’s new online participation platform will bring together all the

Epidemic Drives Packaging Production to Fast, Anti-counterfeiting and Hygiene

The 27th China International Exhibition on Packaging Machinery & Materials (Sino-Pack2021) China (Guangzhou) International Exhibition on Packaging Products (PACKINNO2021) Area A, China Import and Export Fair Complex, Guangzhou, China4-6 March 2021 The 27th China International Exhibition on Packaging Machinery & Materials (Sino-Pack2021) cum 2021 China (Guangzhou) International Exhibition on Packaging Products (PACKINNO2021) will be held

The date for interpack 2023 is set!

Components will be held alongside once more The next interpack will take place from 04 to 10 May 2023 at the Düsseldorf Trade Fair Centre. Messe Düsseldorf set this date in agreement with its partners and committees. Interested companies from the packaging sector and the associated processing industry will be able to register online at www.interpack.com from

AOAC validated test to help protect staff, brands, business, and public health

The British Medical Journal has called meat plants the “new front line” in the COVID-19 pandemic.1 But they are not the only facilities at risk. A report released by shareholder advisor Pirc in September said there had been at least 1,461 SARS-CoV-2 infections and six deaths linked to the UK’s food processing plants this year.2

US Online Food Delivery Market to Grow to $28.5 Billion

The global online food delivery market was worth $136.43 billion in 2020. It was a significant change over 2019’s $107.44 billion. According to the research data analyzed and published by Comprar Acciones, it is projected to grow by 11.1% in 2021 to $151.53 billion. In the US, the market is set to grow at 7.4%

FrieslandCampina to avoid huge production of new plastic

When it comes to savings, we say ‘a penny saved is a penny earned’. Similarly, avoiding the production of plastic is the best way to care for future generations and to reduce carbon footprint. The dairy cooperative, FrieslandCampina is switching to 100% rPet bottles from February 2021. The FrieslandCampina group has announced that starting from

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