Packaging, labelling & coding > Detection & inspection

OAL APRIL Eye vision system

06 February, 2019

OAL has launched an artificial intelligence-based vision system, APRIL Eye, for date code verification.


Avoiding another 'needles in strawberries' crisis

04 February, 2019

Investigating the 'needles in strawberries' food tampering crisis highlights what can be done to prevent similar incidents in the future.


Sealtick TSE 6086b flexible package leak tester

01 October, 2018

The Sealtick 6086b is a non-destructive vacuum leak tester suitable for leak testing of food and pharmaceutical packaging.


How to find a needle in a strawberry

28 September, 2018

The needle in strawberries crisis is resulting in Eriez experiencing a rise in demand for its metal detection product line.


Techik TXR series X-ray inspection system

13 August, 2018

Techik X-ray inspection systems can detect a full range of contaminants, including metallic and non-metallic ones.


Mettler-Toledo X34 X-ray inspection system

25 July, 2018

The X34 X-ray inspection system from Mettler-Toledo provides detection of metal, glass, high-density plastic, mineral stone and calcified bone fragments across a range of small and medium-sized packaged foods.


Food fraud, contamination, recalls and traceability

27 June, 2018 by Miguel Campos, Export sales manager, Advanta

Golf ball material in hash browns, horse meat in hamburgers — traceability has never been more important for the food industry.


MULTIVAC I 410 automatic inspection solution

04 June, 2018

The I 410 model from MULTIVAC Marking & Inspection is an automatic inspection solution that is designed to ensure reliable marking and quality inspection from above and below.


Invisible Sentinel brewSTAT Saccharomyces diastaticus detection tool

01 June, 2018

brewSTAT, powered by Veriflow, is a molecular platform that is designed to be accurate and easy to use.


Eriez Xtreme Metal Detector and ProGrade Magnets

01 May, 2018

For the most difficult food industry applications requiring the best level of protection against metal contamination, an Eriez Xtreme Metal Detector can be combined with ProGrade Magnets.


Fortress Technology Phantom multi-aperture food metal detector

24 April, 2018

Fortress Technology has released a multi-aperture, multi-lane metal detector range that will assist food manufacturers to reduce factory footprint, investment and ongoing operating costs.


Aurora FORCE10 magnetic separation systems

24 April, 2018

The FORCE10 range of magnets can be integrated into process lines to work hand in hand with metal detection and X-ray equipment so users can meet the ever-tightening tolerances for foreign matter in foods and beverages.


Is that meat still OK?

11 April, 2018

A tiny patch inside packaging may be able to replace best before dates to show consumers if or when food should be disposed of.


EFI Group electrical and mechanical contracting professionals

05 April, 2018

EFI Group provide highly qualified professional electricians, electrical engineers and mechanical tradespeople who work as an integral part of the team to maximise the efficiency of the facility.


How magnetic separators and metal detectors work together

04 April, 2018

Both high-grade rare earth magnets and efficient metal detectors are essential to satisfying today's product security requirements in the food industry and greatly complement each other to ensure metal risks are significantly reduced.


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