Sick UK has launched a versatile miniature capacitive proximity sensor with the capability to perform a wealth of non-contact sensing tasks in food and beverage applications.
UK cheese producer and milk processor Wyke Farms welcomed Baroness Verma (parliamentary under secretary of state for energy and climate change) to officially open its £1m water recovery plant.
- A review of The PPMA Show 2014
Andreas Exarheas, 1 Oct 2014
- Glanbia launches OatPure gluten-free oats
Shaun Weston, 25 Sep 2014
- Industry 4.0 – a significant evolution in manufacturing and industry
Steve Hughes, REO UK, 14 Aug 2014
- 3D printed ice cream courtesy of MIT
Bill Bruce, 25 Jul 2014
- How Wyke Farms is investing its own money to be 100% green
Andreas Exarheas, 4 Jul 2014
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Held at the NEC Birmingham, PPMA 2014 is one of the largest processing and packaging machinery exhibitions in the UK. This is a selection of images from the event.
Tate & Lyle has launched Claria Functional Clean-Label Starches. The Claria line provides similar functionality to modified food starch with the added benefits of a clean taste and clean label.
Denis Carrigan, head of R&D for Glanbia Consumer Foods in Ireland, talks to Shaun Weston about the range of milk products the company is working on, such as lactose-free, UHT and high-protein.
- Carla Clissman talks about Glanbia's OatPure gluten-free oats
- Bernard Matthews upgrades frying with Babcock Wanson thermal fluid heater
- GEA Process Engineering acquires Scan-Vibro
- DosaFlex aseptic container station for beverages with a solids content
- USDA approves increase in lycopene levels in meat
- Newtech selects Telsonic equipment for cutting cake
- SABMiller starts operations at Namibian brewery
- TNA robag Auto-splice system
- DuPont unveils solutions to spoilage in cheese and yogurt manufacture
- Sidel expands into edible oils market with PET line for Aves
- Ishida X-ray provides extra layer of security for Candia bottled baby milk
- Further expansion for SunOpta's Modesto aseptic packaging operations