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Europe: Thermo Fisher Scientific joins project on food safety

Thermo Fisher Scientific joins the INTELLItrace Work Package (WP) 18, part of the European Food Integrity Project aimed at developing a validation of untargeted...

Americas: Flexicon releases conveyor handling many sources

Flexicon releases a flexible screw conveyor with trough hopper that can receive material from multiple outlets of feeders, grinders, blenders and other process equipment. The...

Europe: Thermo Fisher Scientific debuts X-ray machine for heavy products

Thermo Fisher Scientific displayed an X-ray machine that handles products of up to 50 kg in IP65 washdown environments at interpack 2017 in Düsseldorf,...

Americas: Refres Now installs Sidel solution for 40% more capacity

Following a significant investment in the biggest-ever Sidel Combi for carbonated soft drinks in 2011, Refres Now, the Argentinian producer of the Manaos brand...

Europe: ABB exhibits at interpack 2017

ABB displayed a packaging cell that can box products at high speed while synchronizing a conveyor with an ABB robot, achieving the optimum balance...

Americas: igus releases 3D print material for food use

The three dimensional (3D) print material iglidur I150 developed by motion plastics specialist igus has now been approved for food contact according to EU...

Asia Pacific: 3D food printing to gain prominence in region

The three dimensional (3D) food printing market is expected to be valued at US$425.0 million by 2025, growing at a compound annual growth rate...

Americas: Sig Combibloc releases low acid carton

Sig Combibloc has launched carton bottle combidome for low-acid products such as milk and plant-based dairy alternatives with US company Steuben Foods. Steuben offers premium...

Europe: Arla invests €12M in Danish facility

Arla is investing €12 million (US$13.09 million) to upgrade its AKAFA site in Northern Denmark. The upgrade will allow Arla to add infant milk formula...

Europe: DSM looks to sponsor innovative companies

DSM will hold the Innovation Partnering Conference ‘Connecting Bright Innovations 2017’ on new and innovative products and (bio)technologies that enable better food for everyone. It...

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