Equipment

Quest launches new line of dehumidifiers at cold chain show

Quest Dehumidifiers has launched a new line of desiccant dehumidifiers. Unveiled this week at the Global Cold Chain Expo in Chicago, the Quest Trotec ... continue reading »

Thermo Scientific’s Sentinel metal detector updated to meet industry ‘gold standards’

Food manufacturers supplying packaged products to retailers can now use the latest metal detection technology from Thermo Fisher Scientific to meet th... continue reading »

Cucumber harvesting, packing automation on the cusp for robotics firm

A Dutch robotics firm says its machine could be automatically harvesting greenhouse cucumbers in a few years. Harvests for greenhouse... continue reading »

Small berries deteriorate quickly if cold chain system breaks down

Small-diameter berries and cherries can be a costly casualty to food producers if they're not kept at the right temperature. “Small diameter and fa... continue reading »

TOMRA-5A

Produce peeling choice comes down to what fits your need

By Melanie Epp | Contributing Writer Choosing the right polishing peeling technology for the job is no easy task. Different types of peelers wil... continue reading »

Heat and Control’s Rotary Dryer Roaster utilizes latest in industry technology

Heat and Control, a world-leading equipment manufacturer and food industry supplier, recently released their Rotary Dryer Roaster (RDR) multizone conv... continue reading »

PSA

Latest in beer-canning line debuted by PSA

Pneumatic Scale Angelus (PSA) — a member of the Barry-Wehmiller Packaging Systems family — will introduce the CB244, the newest member of its craf... continue reading »

3M’s E. coli/coliform testing system wins Gold Edison Award

3M's Petrifilm Rapid E. coli/Coliform Count Plate has won a Gold Edison Award in the Lab Advancement category. The ceremony took place at The Capitale... continue reading »

Caloris acquires Seitz Stainless in food processing equipment merger

Caloris Engineering, a provider of membrane, evaporation and drying technology, has acquired equipment fabricator Seitz Stainless. The latter will be... continue reading »

Clarebout Potatoes founder becomes silent parter in farming equipment maker Dewulf

Jan Clarebout of Clarebout Potatoes, a Belgium potato-processing company, has become a major investor and silent partner in Dewulf. Clarebout, alon... continue reading »