Demand helped by specialty beverage proliftation in foodservice
August 9, 2016
Demand for cups and lids in the United States are projected to expand 3.9 percent a year to $10.6 billion in 2020, according to a new study from The Freedonia Group, Cleveland. Gains will be supported by food trends that favor convenience and smaller portions, the market research firm details in its “Cups & Lids” report.
Report combines greenhouse gas emissions from transportation, refrigeration of beverage in calculations
August 3, 2016
According to a new study conducted by the ICF International, Fairfax, Va., for the Aluminum Association, Alexandria, Va., the combined greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions associated with the transportation and refrigeration of beverages in aluminum cans are lower than those associated with beverages in glass or plastic bottles under the same conditions.
Wilkens-Anderson Co. offers its WACO Accuseam 2000 as part of its line of can quality control equipment, which is designed to improve speed and accuracy while eliminating human error and misinterpretation, the company says.
Suppliers throughout the material handling supply chain descended upon Atlanta for MHI’s Modex 2016 tradeshow, which took place April 4-7 at the Georgia World Congress Center. Attendees from various industries, including food and beverage, also were present to learn about the latest trends and innovations that are shaping the supply chain.
The Admix Fastfeed delivers improved product quality in half the time with 70% less energy and improved operator ergonomics
April 26, 2016
The Admix Fastfeed powder induction and dispersion system consistently delivers smooth product for any batch size. See how the Fastfeed enables processors to cut batch times in half, improve operator safety and ergonomics, reduce energy consumption up to 70%, and eliminate dusting.
New releases include measurement devices and processing automation technology
April 15, 2016
Combi Packaging Solutions LLC announced the release of a new packaging machine that will allow craft brewers to maintain their hand craftsmanship while reducing labor costs and increasing throughput to quickly get products to distributors and retail shelves, the company says.
The Separation Sciences Program in the Food Protein Research and Development Center at Texas A&M University presents a “hands-on” WATER Short Course covering pretreatment equipment, processing, systems, field testing, case studies, and post-treatment technologies to food, dairy, & beverage industries.
This FSPCA compliant course was designed by the Food Safety Preventative Controls Alliance (FSPCA) in collaboration with the FDA. At this time, it is the ONLY course recognized by FDA that meets their requirements. It is taught by 2 Lead Instructors for the FSPCA Preventative Controls for Human Food. Read More
Mandatory compliance dates are approaching fast. Make sure your organization is prepared by attending our individualized training designed by FSPCA, the only FDA-approved course curriculum available. Learn why we DON’T recommend a HARPC program! Our course is taught by 2 FSPCA Preventative Controls for Human Food Lead Instructors. Read More
his 2-day workshop focuses on the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) and how this new regulation relates to a current approved GFSI benchmarked food safety schemes (FSSC 22000, SQF, BRC, IFS, GlobalGap and others). You should take this workshop as a follow-up to the Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance (FSPCA) Hazard Analysis and Risk-Based Preventive Controls Course. Read More
Our 6th Ibero-American Symposium Brewing and Packaging Technology was a success. On this occasion, more than 250 participants from the brewing industry, as well as suppliers of raw materials and equipment met in Itupeva, Brazil, to be part of interesting topics, and to establish and strengthen the network.
Barcoding, Inc.'s 6th annual Executive Forum is what you need to succeed with mobile technology in the enterprise. From proven strategies to thought leadership to lively networking and discussion, our Forum is the best way to connect with industry leaders in supply chain management. Read More