Materials handling & storage and supply chain

A crushing success for Kaeser and Teusner Wines

01 August, 2019 | Supplied by: Kaeser Compressors Australia

Kaeser's SK 25 rotary screw compressor has been successfully installed at Teusner Wines, providing high-quality crushed grapes.


Flexco Segmented Transfer Plates

01 August, 2019 | Supplied by: Flexco (Aust) Pty Ltd

Flexco has released a segmented transfer plate that is designed to prevent product and falling objects or debris from jamming inside the transfer.


Australis Engineering simPAL Mini Cobot Palletiser

01 August, 2019 | Supplied by: Australis Engineering Pty Ltd

simPAL Mini is a cobot palletiser combining smart software and smart hardware to create a highly flexible palletising solution.


Robotics made easier for food and beverage applications

30 July, 2019 | Supplied by: SMC Australia | New Zealand

Designed to make robotic applications easier, the SMC Wireless Fieldbus System EX600-W was used to develop a solution for a manufacturing process at CopRice.


Schmersal SLC/SLG 440 IP69K series safety light curtains

19 July, 2019 | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

Schmersal has released a range of safety light curtains for a range of hygiene-sensitive sectors, including the food and beverage industry.


Efficient process-controlled access guarding without muting sensors

16 July, 2019 | Supplied by: Leuze electronic Pty Ltd

Systems such as conveyor lines with safety light curtains must often reliably distinguish between people and merchandise.


Packing Materials Handling roll lifter

15 July, 2019 | Supplied by: SiteCraft

Packline Materials Handling stainless steel roll handling solution has an extended reach that allows rolls of film and foil to be picked vertically to and from a pallet.


Benefits of blockchain technology in food production

15 July, 2019

Implementing blockchain technology in food production reduces intermediaries, ensuring accuracy of data and transparency of interactions.


Compressed air specialist reduces global warming potential

10 July, 2019 | Supplied by: Kaeser Compressors Australia

Kaeser Compressors has announced that all its refrigerant dryers will use the non-ozone depleting R-513A refrigerant by the end of 2019.


Tecpro Level Wind Hose Guide

09 July, 2019 | Supplied by: Tecpro Australia

The Tecpro Level Wind Hose Guide is designed to minimise bunches or tangles in hoses.


2019 fresh food safety guidelines released

09 July, 2019

Following on from recent contamination and tampering incidents, an updated version of the Guidelines for Fresh Produce Food Safety has been released by FPSC A-NZ.


Alfa Laval LeviMag mixer

09 July, 2019 | Supplied by: Alfa Laval Pty Ltd

The Alfa Laval LeviMag mixer provides efficient and gentle low-sheer mixing, with an open mixer design and four-wing impellers.


7 risks in the food supply chain

05 July, 2019 | Supplied by: SAI Global

SAI Global has highlighted that safety failures in the food supply chain can have serious, potentially life-threatening consequences, and says that more needs to be done to protect consumers.


IB Pallets international-size customs-ready plastic pallets

25 June, 2019 | Supplied by: IB Pallets

IB Pallets has a range of international-size, food-safe, hygienic plastic pallets for high global efficiencies.


SMC EX600 wireless manifold (EX600-W)

20 June, 2019 | Supplied by: SMC Australia | New Zealand

The SMC EX600 wireless manifold (EX600-W) is a decentralised solution suitable for robotic applications in the food and beverage industries.


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