September 24, 2021

Processing and Packaging

Tetra Pak announces its future commitments and ambitions

Tetra Pak has released its annual Sustainability Report, outlining the progress made on various aspects of sustainability throughout its business operations in 2020, shedding light on its future commitments and ambitions.      The global pandemic has impacted lives and economies like never before, while at the same time it has also stressed the need to accelerate sustainable actions and find urgent solutions to the planetary challenges we are facing.    Adolfo Orive, President & CEO at Tetra Pak, said: “Our sustainability report reiterates the

GEA doubles flow rates of its centrifugal pump range

With the introduction of a third size in the GEA Hilge CONTRA range, GEA is expanding the performance spectrum of its centrifugal pumps to a flow rate of 100 cubic meters per hour. The new GEA Hilge CONTRA III meets the general requirements of the dairy, beverage, and food industries. It is particularly well suited for demanding

Register now for the Almond Conference 2021

The Almond Conference, which will be held from 7th to 9th December 2021, in person at the newly renovated SAFE Credit Union Convention Center, is free to attend. Registration for The Almond Conference 2021 is complimentary and open to all almond industry professionals. Conference sessions are open to all registrants, both attendees and exhibitors/sponsors. Meal tickets

Alto-Shaam Expands Vector® H Series Product Line with New Wide Ovens

Alto-Shaam, a global leader and innovator in the foodservice equipment industry, has added to its award-winning Vector H Series Multi-Cook Oven line with a new model that features even wider oven chambers capable of cooking 16-inch pizzas. Providing an unmatched volume and variety of food, ventless and waterless Vector H Series models are specifically designed for

“One Cap, One Code” for Gen Z Consumers

Nestlé is the first company in Vietnam to opt for SIG’s innovative QR code closure solution “One Cap, One Code” for effective and unique one-to-one online marketing opportunities. The aim is to appeal in particular to Gen Z consumers and to strengthen their brand loyalty via a differentiated reward program. Since May, the closure caps

Coveris’ No Waste packaging portfolio at Fachpack 2021

With sustainability demands on the rise, Coveris Group is focusing its packaging portfolio on sustainable alternatives that offer the same functionality and safety while minimizing packaging and product waste. Supporting its leadership in sustainability, Coveris will present at Fachpack 2021 a complete range of flexible packaging materials that meet these criteria, from films and pre-made

Symphony Sorting System – Cutting Edge Technology from SITMA Machinery

Sitma Machinery is launching Symphony, a sorting system that takes up the baton of Easy Sort and Speedy Sort; already best sellers in the logistics automation sector. Through Symphony, Sitma takes another step forward, creating a cutting-edge technology that remains easy to use and fully satisfies the new challenges facing the sector. Symphony can be

Syntegon: Next generation filling machine LFS sets new standards in dairy and food production

Filling liquid, viscous and pump required food into preformed cups and trays in clean and ultra-clean hygienic levels Modular system allows for customizable configurations, short lead times and fast production ramp-ups Optimum accessibility for fast format changes, easy adaptions and economical production Königsbrunn, Germany/ Oldsmar, FL/ USA, August 3, 2021. The portfolio of cup filling

Cortec® Moisture Barrier products pass EU Recyclability Testing

Cortec® is pleased to announce that its three recyclable moisture barrier products have passed recyclability testing per EU Standards (UNI 11743:2019 and the System of Evaluation Aticelca 501:2019)! Testing was performed in the fall of 2020 by a major third-party EU government testing lab to demonstrate compliance with EU recyclability criteria. This is a significant

Recycling of filter materials

FILTROX AG, a globally operating company based in the Swiss town of St. Gallen, develops and produces layered filters of various shapes and sizes for use in food production as well as in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries. Offcuts produced during the cutting process were previously shredded using two machines and then transported away via

Dinnissen Process Technology introduces smart sampling series

From a range of plunger and screw samplers for different applications to their latest Multi-Size Sample Carousel that fully automates sampling of different sample sizes. Why producers sample Producers use sampling to test the quality of their products. Because in order to produce the best possible products, a producer needs to be 100% sure of

COVAP’s first complete aseptic PET line from Sidel

COVAP, a Spanish cooperative, is one of the major milk producers in Spain. The company hasone of the most technically advanced dairy plants in the whole of Europe and has been a familyof farmers for over 60 years. With a large operating area of 22,650 m2, COVAP can produce400 million liters of milk per year.

Bühler proves a key quality ingredient in Nelstrops’ recipe for success

Nelstrops has been making the finest quality flour for more than 200 years. In 1820, aged just 19, William Nelstrop crossed the Pennines from his family’s farm in Yorkshire to establish his eponymous flour mill in Stockport, now a historic, but still fully functioning, milling site. In juxtaposition of the traditional site, in 2017 Bühler