Items Tagged with 'food processing'


Heinz and Ford collaborate to develop sustainable vehicle materials

June 10, 2014

In a seemingly unlikely relationship, the condiment and automotive worlds are colliding as H.J. Heinz Company and Ford Motor Company announce a partnership to develop a more sustainable bio-plastic material for vehicles made from tomato fiber.

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CDC, IDFA take a stand against raw milk

Both the CDC and IDFA urge public officials to support pasteurization
May 15, 2014

With a number of consumers flocking to farmers markets and reaching for natural products at the grocery store, the CDC is urging public officials and consumers to consider the dangers of consuming raw milk or unpasteurized dairy products.

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AFFI launches new national campaign

May 14, 2014
The American Frozen Food Institute is hoping to change the way consumers think about frozen foods when they head to the shelves by launching the “Frozen. How fresh stays fresh” campaign.

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UK publishes feed law code of practice for England

May 7, 2014
The Food Standards Agency, an independent government department responsible for food safety and hygiene across the United Kingdom, announced the new feed law code of practice to be published today.

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Food Safety

Flooring: Do it right the first time

Perhaps the biggest failure for companies building new plants or modifying them is the choice of flooring.
May 6, 2014
Murphy’s Law, “Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong,” is very applicable to the food processing industry.

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Sanitary processing equipment

January 10, 2014
The Mepaco Model 11-09 self-feeding grinder, 170 ThermaBlend batch cooker, 420v vacuum stuffer and ergonomic sanitary lifts are designed for food processing applications.
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Processing system

January 10, 2014
The Avure QFP 525L-600 high-pressure processing system delivers 8,135 lb. of processing per hour; it achieves 10 cycles/hr.with a 3-minute hold time.
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Tabletop tester

September 10, 2013

 Designed to evaluate food texture, the Shimadzu EZ-SX compact tabletop tester has a load cell capacity that ranges from 1 to 500 N. 

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GFSI invites comment on Seafood Processing Standard

The period for comment runs until April 19.
March 20, 2013
The period for comment runs until April 19.
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Cavendish to buy potato processing facility from Maple Leaf Foods

All facility's employees will be retained.
December 11, 2012
All facility's employees will be retained.
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Efficiently Unload Food From Containers

Contact: Adam Thomas

On Demand Food and personal care companies are continually challenged with unloading different thicknesses of food from a variety of container sizes and shapes, while maintaining strict sanitary standards. Food products can include...

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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.


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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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?
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Food Engineering

July 2014

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

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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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