Employee satisfaction is paramount to maintaining a committed workforce, but an engaged employee—one who is enthusiastic about his or her work and furthers the company’s interests—is key to unlocking excellence.
While Paul Simon used “One man’s ceiling is another man’s floor,” to refer to apartment house rules of courtesy, you might find a parallel to this separate-but-connected concept in the food supply chain.
The DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation program has recognized several food and beverage products for packaging that offers enhanced customer experiences and improved sustainability, as well as cost-efficient production technologies.
Since 1985, Hughson Nut Incorporated in Hughson, CA, has specialized in the processing and marketing of in-shell, shelled and blanched almonds to high-end confectioners, such as chocolate producers and bakeries, both domestically and internationally.
Built for packagers of granular and powdery materials, the Mondi FlexZiBox flexible bag with a side-pour function is made of multilayer laminate materials and features an integrated handle in the side gusset.
Designed for small-capacity and high-sanitary applications, the Coperion K-Tron compact stainless steel ZZB rotary valve includes interior and exterior polished surfaces that prevent undesired product deposits.
Designed to be used as a feed pump in a filling process, as a part of a clean-in-place process or in a high-volume dispensing application, the ARO SD FDA-compliant diaphragm pump has electro-polished stainless steel wetted and non-wetted components.
The Chromasens CORONA II LED linescan light acquires the features of products in high-speed vision applications, including the inspection of shiny or glossy materials, such as foil, glass or plastic films.
Delivering flow rates from 2.64 to 0.92 gpm, Watson-Marlow 530 peristaltic cased pumps are used for food and beverage metering and transfer applications, such as the addition of flavorings, finings and ferments.
Built for wear-intensive applications, the NETZSCH NEMO FSIP progressive cavity pump allows users to open the in-service pump housing, dismantle all the rotating parts and re-install them, without removing the pump from the pipe assembly or disconnecting the wiring.
Engineered for food and beverage applications, Mouvex eccentric disc process pumps provide product transfer in a positive displacement, hygienic pump technology that also can recover ingredients left in process lines.