Equipment

Machine flexibility key in sorting different types of leafy greens

The two main goals of vegetable processing, food safety and product quality, are sacrosanct — but the goal posts keep moving. When a different ba... continue reading »

TOMRA Food announces potatoes category director

TOMRA Food has announced Marco Colombo as its new global director of potatoes. He joined TOMRA in February after 10 years with Lamb Weston Meijer. ... continue reading »

Duravant names Key exec Louis Vintro as new chief technology officer

Duravant stayed in the family for its new chief technology officer. The global engineering and automation systems provider has named Louis Vintro a... continue reading »

COVID-19 restrictions force innovation by food industry

Stay-at-home and non-gathering mandates due to COVID-19 concerns have led to massive reductions in worldwide foodservice demand. According to the U... continue reading »

Early-stage processing water purification can help reduce usage, costs

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports one in six Americans gets sick from eating contaminated food each year. Pressure on produ... continue reading »

Heat and Control rolls out frying oil filtration system

Heat and Control recently released the OilSaver Filtration System to its Oil Management System lineup. The OilSaver extends the life of frying ... continue reading »

Van Doren boosts data management capabilities with Agjet acquisition

Produce handling firm Van Doren Sales (VDS) had announced the acquisition of Agjet. This strategic move brings together the VDS current offering of... continue reading »

Changing packaging materials require next-level leak detection

Consumers’ expectations are constantly driving change, but the produce packaging industry faces especially challenging demands given the push for su... continue reading »

ProEx Food vegetable peeler designed to use minimal water

ProEx Food offers a wide variety of produce processing equipment, including three different technologies for peeling: a knife peeler, u-bed peeler/scr... continue reading »

Metal detection, magnetic separation key in food processing lines

COVID-19 has affected the world in ways many people never thought possible. As businesses are forced to close or severely reduce hours for the sake of... continue reading »