Articles Tagged with ''packaging''

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Visibility and track-and-trace

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In an exclusive interview with FE, PMMI’s Tom Egan looks at the criticality of communications in track and trace.
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Getting the most out of sustainable packaging initiatives

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Processors want to cut energy costs; consumers want to see good stewardship.
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Lifecycle assessment sizes up environmental impacts of products

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Kraft used the system to develop YES Pack salad dressing containers.
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OEE optimizes resource allocation

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Efficient packaging lowers costs and improves the bottom line.
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Portion packaging thermoformer

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Engineered for the portion packaging of liquid food products such as jam, honey, sauces and spreadables, the MG America Farmo Res Prima K7-Food thermoformer has an output of up to 600 packs/min.


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Collars & couplings

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Capable of resisting harsh chemicals, solvents, detergents and salt water, Stafford 316 stainless steel shaft collars and rigid shaft couplings come in 1- and 2-piece and set-screw styles with 18-8 or 316 stainless steel fasteners plus a variety of bore configurations.


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Belt conveyor

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The Dorner 2200 Series low-profile belt conveyor has 200-lb. maximum load weight carrying capacity; it handles this weight while pushing or pulling the load, maintaining a 1.4-in. diameter pulley for part transfer and machine interface.


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Progressive pack conveyor

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Used with fresh, frozen or dry product applications, the Heat and Control progressive pack conveyor is integrated with an Ishida weigher to simplify hand-packing operations.


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Steeped in tradition with modern sensibilities

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New conveying process provides gentle tea handling plus ergonomic benefits.
 


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Wrapping machine

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Closing packages with hermetic sealing, the Bosch Starpac 600 HL wrapping machine wraps small to medium-sized chocolates at a rate of up to 600 pieces/min.


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Plant of the Year 2014

Blue Diamond Growers was chosen as Food Engineering's 2014 Plant of the Year. The Sacramento-based company is the world’s largest producer of almonds and almond ingredients.

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Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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Food Engineering

FE September 2014

2014 September

The September 2014 issue of Food Engineering explores how lean manufacturing, quality improvements and increased automation helps processors meet rapidly changing demands. Also, read how robotics, advanced machine controls, software and OEE are just a few of the tools that can boost productivity on packaging lines.

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Food Authentication Using Bioorganic Molecules

This text provides critical tools and data needed to augment routine food analysis and enhance food safety by aiding in the detection of counterfeit, and potentially deleterious, foods.

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