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Creating fashion from slaughterhouse waste

A student in Switzerland has developed a method for obtaining high-quality fibres from a by-product of slaughterhouse waste.

Sustainability 03 August, 2015

Gently does it for automated biscuit packaging

Macedonian manufacturer Evropa was seeking an automated solution for the packing of its wafer and biscuit brands, which would reduce the high costs, slow speeds and...


Can superfood quinoa reap super profits for Australia?

Australia's agricultural sector is looking to cash in on the quinoa trend, with a three-year national trial of the 'superfood' commencing across five Australian...

Ingredients 03 August, 2015

Vacuum technology for suction conveyance of powders

The production operation at Swiss drink powder manufacturer Wander has been completely restructured and modernised, including investment in vacuum conveyor systems, which...


Keeping Fido fit

Human food trends such as health focus, snacking and indulgence have begun to spill over to the pet food market, leading to strong innovation and profit potential in the...

Business solutions 31 July, 2015

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Food Design and Research
Sensor technology sniffs out cargo pests

Sensor technology sniffs out cargo pests

Sensor technology is being trialled for the detection of insect pests in food cargo, without physical inspection.

Article 31 July, 2015
Processing
How real-time predictive insight and automated decision-making will take over your business

How real-time predictive insight and automated decision-making will take over your business

When the Internet of Things (IoT) comes to life in your food plant you won't have to make so many decisions. Data from the connected devices,...

Article 17 July, 2015
Materials Handling
Coming in from the cold — the importance of food traceability in cold storage environments

Coming in from the cold — the importance of food traceability in cold storage environments

It is vital that Australian cold storage and distribution operators understand that just as cold temperature conditions such as cold air, frost...

Article 24 June, 2015
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