Tech Flash Vol.3, No. 12
Nanotechnology under the microscope
A new conference on nanotechnology, sponsored by the Food and Drug Law Institute, will convene February 28-29 at
The conference is co-sponsored by
Hens get a break
Though largely driven by consumer demand for healthy products without eggs, Morningstar is being praised by animal protection organizations for making fewer demands on already-stressed laying hens.
Bottled water industry supports resource management
According to a 2005 study by the Drinking Water Research Foundation (DWRF), the bottled water industry uses about 0.02% of all groundwater withdrawals in the
Farming sturgeon and caviar
The new site in
Cooperation urged to reduce food-borne illness
Delivering the goods via contract manufacturing
Contract manufacturing resource guide
Fabulous food plant
Automation aids pretzel production
People, Plant and Industry News
Burger King Corp. has awarded development rights in
IBM’s Global Business Services has joined Rockwell Automation’s FactoryTalk Information Solution Provider program. As a partner in the program, IBM will help manufacturers build plant-wide information applications and manufacturing execution systems using the FactoryTalk suite of integrated production and performance software.
Spiroflow Systems has announced four new representatives: Clayton Equipment Company (
ODVA has published new editions of the specifications for the family of CIP Networks, which includes updates for EtherNet/IP, DeviceNet, CompoNet and ControlNet. More information is available at www.odva.org.
Apatar, provider of open source software tools for the data integration market, has joined the MySQL Enterprise Connection Alliance, a third-party partnership program for
Packaging machinery supplier, Multivac, appointed James Stillinger as its newest regional sales manager to the food industry. He will manage the Northwest, including
Applied Manufacturing Technologies (AMT), a supplier of factory automation, engineering and process consulting services, reorganized its engineering groups and established a practice area dedicated to general industry and systems integrator accounts. Tim Noppe has joined AMT to head the new business.
Cryotech International, a supplier of liquid nitrogen delivery systems, opened a regional office in