Equipment

Multi-spectrum metal detector receives USDA certification

The CEIA THS/MS21 is now available with optional USDA-certified construction, compliant with the USDA's stringent hygiene and sanitation guidelines fo... continue reading »

High-speed multi-head weigher designer wins inventor award

Toshiharu Kageyama, mechanical engineer with Ishida Research and Development in Japan, was awarded the 62nd Kyoto Inventors Award for his invention: t... continue reading »

Robots can make some human workers uncomfortable

Melanie Epp | Contributing Writer Some 50 years ago the automotive industry saw the writing on the wall. Labor was getting harder to find, so they ... continue reading »

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Lettuce, cabbage de-coring robot developed by FTNON

By Melanie Epp | Contributing Writer The adoption of automation and robots in the food processing sector is happening at a rapid pace. This shouldn... continue reading »

Munson Machinery releases new de-clumper rotary product

A new model RDC-2424-MS De-Clumper Rotary Lump Breaker from Munson Machinery breaks chunks of agglomerated abrasive or friable materials that ha... continue reading »

JBT unveils new onion, bell pepper processing equipment

JBT Corporation has announced the launch of two systems from its FTNON fresh-cut machinery business that have been designed for bell pepper and onion... continue reading »

Registration open for ProFood Tech event in March

Registration is now open for ProFood Tech 2019 (March 26-28, 2019; McCormick Place, Chicago), the only event in North America focused exclusively on a... continue reading »

Cold Pressure Council opens up membership to retailers, food service companies

The Cold Pressure Council is opening up membership to retailers and food service companies that sell brand products to consumers which High Pressure P... continue reading »

New allergen kits designed to prevent product cross-contamination

Dynamic Conveyor Corporation now offers an Allergen Kit to accompany its DynaClean sanitary conveyors. The new Allergen Kits are designed to prevent p... continue reading »

LiteSpeed Cleanroom door designed for hygienic operations

Rite-Hite’s new LiteSpeed Cleanroom door offers a high-speed solution to operations that demand cleanroom environments. Meeting Good Manufacturing P... continue reading »