Adept Technology are marking their 30th year in business and took FoodProductionDaily.com through the timeline of their robots working with food products.
Fraunhofer is to introduce ways of recycling composite plastic materials using its CreaSolv process.
In the wake of contaminated lunches killing 23 children in India, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization is calling for countries to step up efforts to ban use of...
Grupo Bimbo will pump 20 million pesos ($1.5m) into a new eco-friendly distribution center in Mexico City as part of its drive towards a fully sustainable supply chain.
Dessicare Inc has launched Cargo Dry Plus, a device that helps protect food products and packaging during shipment and storage.
Poor recycled polyethylene terephthalate (rPET) quality is limiting its use in new food and beverage packaging, according to Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP).
Consumer packaged goods giant Unilever has honored CHEP USA, an Atlanta-based pallet pooling outfit, with its 2013 Winning Through Business Integration award.
Star Refrigeration is poised to bring its eco-friendly low-ammonia chillers and freezers to US food firms.
Chilean Atlantic salmon production is expected to increase by more than 20% in 2013, but its growth will fall due to challenges in production, sanitation and finance.
Plastics Recyclers Europe has warned that polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles and trays must be recycled separately due to potential contamination.
Lizard Monitoring showcased its affordable remote temperature monitoring technology in its IFT 2013 booth (4576).
An industry consortium has joined forces with the European Commission to form a partnership worth €3.8bn to accelerate the deployment of biobased products.
Unilever has launched a Green Express train, replacing 3,500 delivery trucks in Italy and saving 6% costs per year.
Frito-Lay has made green plans to shift 20% of its fleet from diesel fuel to compressed natural gas (CNG) as part of its bigger environmental commitments.
Actor Brian Blessed, known for his booming voice, will speak at this year’s British Plastics Federation (BPF) annual dinner on October 11.
A European Food Network set up by 12 freight operatives to transport food consignments in the non-frozen sector plans to add more partners offering transnational logistics.
Only 1% of people don’t throw berries away according to a UK poll which found more than 50% of consumers are resigned to high levels of food waste.
In this special guest article, UPM Raflatac explains to FoodProductionDaily.com all about shadow print, which is an inseparable part of the self-adhesive labelstock and the finished label.
BASF, Sonoco and Ahlstrom have all announced price increases in the last week to recover outgoing expenses.
Manufacturers across Europe are being asked to take part in pioneering research into consumers’ response to Retail Ready Packaging (RRP).
A mobile app featuring a manufacturing robot has been launched as part of the food and drink industry’s careers campaign.
Pacepacker Services has expanded its product portfolio to include Festo’s range of Mechatronics pick and place systems.
The “chasing arrows” symbol around the numbers which defines the resin used in a products packaging are to be dropped in favour of an equilateral triangle.
A group of European research organisations have stressed the importance of food safety by identifying knowledge gaps and areas which require more focus in response to concerns that the issue...
ToolsGroup offers software designed to help food and beverage processing firms improve supply-chain and sales/operations planning.