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Editor’s pickSiemens extends offering for the “Digital Enterprise”

02-03-2016

Innovations in energy distribution, automation and drive technology as well as industrial software Booth slogan for 2016 "Ingenuity for life - Driving the Digital Enterprise" Four cornerstones enable producing companies to achieve more flexible, faster value adding processes More economical, efficient and reliable operation through smart energy …

Separator Animation Shows Clear Benefits of Seital Technology

02-03-2016

Through its Seital Separation Technology, SPX FLOW offers reliable, efficient, high quality separation and clarification solutions. Seital vertical disk stack centrifuges offer exceptional value to industries such as food, beverage, dairy, biotechnology, pharmaceutical and chemical. A new animation shows how these units operate and how they …

Starving for Clean-label Umami, Chefs Opt for Umamix

02-03-2016

Chicago – A new study confirms that monosodium glutamate (MSG) is a concern for chefs of all levels, due to strong consumer rejection of the ingredient in the US. Many restaurants are actively avoiding its use. In the study, every chef asked agreed that having no MSG was a positive. The survey showed that sodium reduction and taste were key …

Low-Profile Bulk Bag Filler Pivots Fill Head to Operator

29-02-2016

A new Rear-Post Bulk Bag Filler features a patented Swing-Down® fill head that pivots to the operator at floor level for safe, ergonomic spout connections, and a low-profile loading deck that allows removal of filled bags using a pallet jack. The cantilevered fill head pivots downward to a vertical orientation that places the inflatable bag …

Krones’ Training and Customer Center in South America Crosses 1 Year Mark

26-02-2016

In March 2015, Krones unveiled to its clients in South America its new Training and Customer Center at the company’s LCS Center in São Paulo/Brazil. This year, the customer and training center is celebrating one year in operation. “Krones has numerous clients from the food and beverage industries all over Latin America. So the …

IML-T Lids Are the Tops for Quality

26-02-2016

RPC Bebo Plastik has extended its pioneering In-Mould Label Thermoforming (IML-T) technology and developed a concept that includes the production of lids with the enhanced quality decoration which In-Mould Labelling offers. Using conventional lid forming machinery and with the ability for existing lid tools to be modified for IML-T manufacture, …

Arcwise – round corrugated board packaging offers unique design

26-02-2016

  /INS. SCA has developed a new and revolutionary technique for producing round corrugated board packaging. It offers totally new design possibilities while reducing packaging weight by 30%, thereby also improving environmental performance. Arcwise can be deployed in standard corrugated board production facilities. The combination of …

Rovema North America Hires Ken Place as Director of Project Management

25-02-2016

Norcross, GA – Rovema North America – a subsidiary of Rovema GmbH, which designs and supplies packaging machinery for the food industry – has hired Ken Place as Director of Project Management.  In this role, Mr. Place will oversee project management for all new equipment orders to ensure expedient fulfillment and integration …