Articles by Shane O'Halloran

Scotland to bolster food safety laws after horse meat scandal

A bill will create a new food body with the ability to seize food that is not compliant with safety regulations.
November 19, 2013
A bill will create a new food body with the ability to seize food that is not compliant with safety regulations.
Read More

Turkey shortage could affect holiday sales

Butterball will ship half as many large, never frozen fresh turkeys this year.
November 18, 2013
Butterball will ship half as many large, never frozen fresh turkeys this year.
Read More

UK Food Standards Agency calls for meat surface contamination research tenders

The agency wants proposals for carrying out research on the effectiveness of surface treatments in reducing microbiological contamination of meat.
November 18, 2013
The agency wants proposals for carrying out research on the effectiveness of surface treatments in reducing microbiological contamination of meat.
Read More

Heinz to close 3 plants, cut 1,350 jobs

Facilities in South Carolina, Idaho and Canada will be closed.
November 15, 2013
Facilities in South Carolina, Idaho and Canada will be closed.
Read More
Regulatory Watch

Importer definition needed under FSMA

Both retailers and wholesalers source directly from international suppliers, leading to confusion under the rule.
November 15, 2013
Both retailers and wholesalers source directly from international suppliers, leading to confusion under the rule.
Read More

Wisconsin raw milk bill passes committee

The legislation would create a new unpasteurized milk license and set requirements for record-keeping, labeling and inspection.
November 14, 2013
The legislation would create a new unpasteurized milk license and set requirements for record-keeping, labeling and inspection.
Read More

FDA issues draft guidance on acrylamide reduction

Acrylamide forms in some foods during certain types of high-temperature cooking, such as frying, roasting and baking.
November 14, 2013
Acrylamide forms in some foods during certain types of high-temperature cooking, such as frying, roasting and baking.
Read More

Arbitrator orders Starbucks to pay Kraft $2.7 billion

Starbucks terminated a distribution agreement prematurely in 2011.
November 13, 2013
Starbucks terminated a distribution agreement prematurely in 2011.
Read More
TECH FLASH

Maltodextrin: Are you prepared for dust explosions?

Maltodextrin is a useful additive, but it comes with some plant safety risks.
November 12, 2013

Handling mistakes can result in dust explosions.


Read More
TECH FLASH

Improve your operating costs and increase efficiencies with reuse clean-in-place

Smart use of wastewater leads to improved efficiency and better manufacturing.
November 12, 2013

We ask an expert how reuse CIP works and who could benefit from it.


Read More

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

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.

Podcasts

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.
More Podcasts

TYSON FOODS

Tyson Foods made headlines announcing the company intends to acquire Hillshire Brands in a deal valued at $8.55 billion. Do you think the acquisition will be beneficial for meat and poultry processors?
View Results Poll Archive

Food Engineering

July 2014

2014 July

The July 2014 issue of Food Engineering features the 12th Annual Replacement Parts Survey. Also covered: OEE improvement steps and increased filtration cycle.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

THE FOOD ENGINEERING STORE

Food-Authentication-Flyer-(.gif
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.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

Food Master

Food Master Cover 2014Food Master 2014 is now available!

Where the buying process begins in the food and beverage manufacturing market. 

Visit www.foodmaster.com to learn more.

STAY CONNECTED

FE recent tweets

facebook_40.pngtwitter_40px.pngyoutube_40px.png linkedin_40px.pngGoogle +