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Smarter tech for safer food

Food safety has been a top priority for food manufacturers and consumers for many years, but in recent years, food safety recalls have been on the increase.

Processing 20 August, 2018

Achieving your sustainability goals does not mean sacrificing profits

While it makes perfect sense to embrace sustainability and have it engrained into your business culture, the subject of sustainability is often met with concerns...

Sustainability 16 August, 2018

Choosing the right primary packaging

More food technologists are looking to treat the cause, not the symptoms when designing food packaging.


Cattle, canals and E. coli

The E. coli outbreak associated with romaine lettuce earlier this year may have been caused by a cattle feeding operation close to a canal, according to the...

Processing 15 August, 2018

Nestlé Wagner digitises frozen pizza production

The company chose the Getac A140 fully rugged tablet to digitise workflows, increase productivity and efficiency, and allow greater flexibility in day-to-day operations.

Processing 14 August, 2018

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3M Molecular Detection System

3M Molecular Detection System

The 3M Molecular Detection System is the primary method to be used by USDA FSIS for the detection...

Pura Shef-pro Premium Butter Replacer

Pura Shef-pro Premium Butter Replacer

Pura Shef-pro Premium Butter Replacer is a premium alternative to butter. With the same melting...

Trojan T3-OP overprinting system

Trojan T3-OP overprinting system

The TrojanLabel T3-OP is a 4-colour overprinter that prints directly onto materials which have an...

Silvent 300 customised air knife system

Silvent 300 customised air knife system

Available from Spray Nozzle Engineering, the Silvent 300 in stainless steel is a highly flexible...

Spraying Systems Co. AutoJet Conveyor Belt Cleaning System

Spraying Systems Co. AutoJet Conveyor Belt Cleaning System

The AutoJet Conveyor Belt Cleaning System by Spraying Systems Co. can reduce cross-contamination...

Thermo Scientific Sentinel 5000 Multiscan Metal Detector

Thermo Scientific Sentinel 5000 Multiscan Metal Detector

The Thermo Scientific Sentinel 5000 Multiscan Metal Detector utilises multiscan technology to...

VIP Color VP750 digital colour label printer

VIP Color VP750 digital colour label printer

The VIP Color VP750 is the next generation of digital print-on-demand colour label and tag...

Astech SRA1 Automatic Band Saw

Astech SRA1 Automatic Band Saw

The Astech SRA1 Automatic Band Saw is suitable for cutting frozen and tempered bone-in or...

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Foodtech Packtech 2018

Foodtech Packtech 2018

New materials, processes, equipment and technology from the world's top suppliers will all be on display at Foodtech Packtech in Auckland this...

Article 07 August, 2018
Ingredients
Lentils help lower blood glucose levels by up to 35%

Lentils help lower blood glucose levels by up to 35%

Swapping out starches such as potatoes or rice with lentils can reduce blood sugar levels and help lower the risk of Type 2 diabetes.

Article 19 June, 2018
Food Design and Research
Eating crickets can improve gut health

Eating crickets can improve gut health

Researchers found that consuming crickets is safe at high doses, can help support the growth of beneficial gut bacteria and may help reduce...

Article 07 August, 2018
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