Equipment

New robotic technology appeals to Australian apple industry

A Monash University research team has developed a robot capable of identifying, picking and depositing apples in as little as seven seconds. A rese... continue reading »

Kronen updates bell pepper-processing system

Kronen and partner HiTec Food Systems have announced an updated version of the bell pepper-processing system PDS4L. The new version of the PDS4L ca... continue reading »

Arrigoni releases breathable textile crop cover to protect against frost

Onions, leeks and potatoes are vulnerable to low temperatures. Frost causes major damage to young stems and bulbs and may jeopardize the growing cycle... continue reading »

Ossid adds series of flow wrap machines for food industry

Ossid, a ProMach brand, is now offering four new flow wrap machines ideal for the snack, bakery, produce, fresh and processed proteins, dairy and med... continue reading »

Mettler-Toledo has test center for inspection products

The application test center at Mettler-Toledo’s headquarters facility in Lutz, Florida, is outfitted with a wide range of inspection equipment, incl... continue reading »

TOMRA adds SmartGrade to Spectrim packing platform

The new SmartGrade system puts the packhouse in complete control of grading with such accuracy that it is able to pack fruit to maximize sales by matc... continue reading »

Tong Engineering fine tunes vegetable polishers

Tong Engineering has unveiled several updates to its range of vegetable polishing equipment. Originally introduced to the market in 2012, the TPS-P... continue reading »

Proseal machines help meet growing need for soft fruit packaging

Proseal’s advanced tray sealing machines are helping growers meet ever-increasing demand for soft fruit — which has been particularly strong durin... continue reading »

PMMI releases asset to help companies navigate equipment maintenance programs

To help manufacturers optimize investments in production equipment, PMMI’s OpX Leadership Network released the Asset Reliability Roadmap for the Co... continue reading »

High-end lighting system added to Sorma’s fruit sorting machine

The Sorma Group's SormaTech optical fruit sorting machine now features cutting-edge lighting solution, HyperVision. HyperVision, developed by Sorma... continue reading »