Systems Integration has sold its Integreater food software to JCS Fish, which supplies fresh and frozen salmon through its Big Fish brand and customers’ own labels.
Avantium is to file a food contact application for the use of its biobased polymer in the next step of its partnership with Coca-Cola, Danone and ALPLA.
Olympus Automation has won a £1m ($1.6m) grant from the UK’s Technology Strategy Board (TSB) for its PDX technology, just weeks after a former Baker Perkins chief joined the company....
European researchers have hit upon the idea of creating alternative bio-based lacquers for the tinned food industry from tomato waste.
A French fries specialist, who runs a franchise to promote Belgium fries, has blasted a fast food vending machine, created by a company in China.
Engineers from Bosch Rexroth said “Open Core Engineering”, a software which connects automated machinery and IT, is “generation 4.0” in food production technology.
Cambridge Engineered Solutions, a division of Cambridge International, has launched Duraflex Edge, the next generation of open metal conveyor belting for poultry and food manufacturers.
Nestlé has partnered with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and seven consumer firms to promote the development of bioplastics, derived from plant materials.
Novozymes will supply enzyme technology to a biomass to glycols bio-refinery to be built by M&G Chemicals in China.
Beyondte Technology has created a French fries vending machine in Shenzhen, China.
Amcor Flexibles has optimized its ‘bag-in-box’ technology to offer greater protection against contamination of products like cereals from carton board, inks or the environment, it says.
PhD candidate Jenneke Heising is working on packaging with a built-in nose that can tell a smartphone how fresh fish is, before consumers buy it.
FANUC’s M-2iA pick and place robot is available in Japan and the US, with its official UK debut this week with operator training at a revamped facility in Coventry....
Smurfit Kappa has released a 3D Store Visualizer to manufacturers to test their packaging before it goes on sale.
Delkor Systems is giving PROCESS EXPO attendees a sneak peek at a high-speed robotic packing machine developed in collaboration with Tetra Pak.
Flexible packaging has taken off, but recyclability has been a challenge; one company reportedly has solved the puzzle with a fully recyclable stand-up pouch.
PROCESS EXPO 2013 will showcase recent equipment releases from hundreds of industry vendors.
The Andalusian Plastics Technology Center (Andaltec) in Martos (Jaén), southern Spain, is working on a dozen projects related to packaging in the food industry.
Marel, which makes food processing equipment, will open its doors to Progress Point, a customer training and demonstration facility, in Denmark, on November 7.
The way we taste foods is actually far more complex than their flavour alone. Neuroscientist Professor Charles Spence discusses how the shape, smell and colour of a food, its packaging,...
Insignia Technologies will go ahead with trials in the US, UK and Europe after renewed interest with a sizeable cash investment.
It’s Fresh! has won a slice of a €5m ($6.5m) investment to advance its technology which absorbs and locks ethylene gas, a natural plant hormone to slow the ripening and...
Sirane has launched Dri-Fresh Fresh-Hold labels, an odor-absorbing patch for retailers selling packaged meats, seafood, poultry and vegetables.
Increasing taste for natural foods products is fueling growth in the additives market, expected to hit $5.8bn by 2018.
William Reed Business Media digital team beat off fierce competition to win the coveted title of 'Digital Marketing Team of the Year' recently.
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