Manufacturing News

Food processors to purchase less packaging equipment

March 29, 2003
Although spending for packaging machinery by U.S. domestic companies is expected to rise by 2 to 3 percent this year -- to approximately $4.9 billion in sales -- spending by the food industry is expected to decline by 1 to 3 percent during the same period, according to a study by the Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute (PMMI).
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Kosher vs. Halal

March 29, 2003
Oftentimes Kosher is considered the equivalent of Halal, but there are distinct differences between the two.
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Keeping ingredients in line

March 29, 2003
Effectively and efficiently managing information - from supplier inventory to projected sales - is essential to flexible manufacturing. That's where integrated software comes into play.
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Eye on Washington

March 29, 2003
Meat and poultry inspections not tough enough, auditors say.
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Portable pasteurization on the way

March 29, 2003
The Titan Corporation -- manufacturer of the nation's first electronic pasteurization for food -- has been awarded a U.S. patent for a transporting and self-shielding system that miniaturizes its SureBeam technology, allowin
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Recipe Management Software Provides Flexibility

March 28, 2003
Sequencia Corp. (Phoenix, AZ) has a multi-site agreement with Morinaga Milk Industry Co. (Tokyo) to implement Sequencia’s OpenBatch recipe-management software.
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Households Still at Risk

March 28, 2003
In-home food safety improved during the past two years.
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E-Wired for Growth

March 28, 2003
A recent survey from FPM&SA (Arlington, VA) on Internet use received a 40 percent response and some very interesting figures.
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UV Light Process Extends Shelf Life

March 28, 2003
California Day-Fresh Foods Inc., (CDF) a subsidiary of Chiquita Brands International, Glendora, CA, is on the forefront of R&D and commercial application of ultraviolet light processing for fresh juice.
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Pump Inducer Lowers NPSHR

March 28, 2003
Sanitary pumps and industrial pumps are rarely discussed in an apples-to-apples comparison.
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