Supplier News

April, 2016

IFFA Preview: Two-section vacuum lid allows rapid loading, emptying

Vacuum cutters are the ideal solution for any area of sausage production where there is a need for better processing of the meat, longer shelf-life and firmer and more compact sausages...

CAT Squared releases white paper on LIMS for the food industry

CAT Squared, an industry-leading software company providing solutions to the food industry, has released a white paper detailing how the company’s Laboratory Information Management...

Eriez creates more powerful systems for pet food processing applications

With recent improvements to Eriez’ line of metal detection and magnetic separation equipment, the company now offers powerful systems available for pet food processing applications...

Matrix adds industry icon to management team

It’s not every day that you get to bring a superstar on board, but that’s just what Jim Wilson at Matrix Industrial Control Systems got to do recently when he welcomed...

IFFA Preview: Multivac presents a new skin die for traysealers

At IFFA 2016 Multivac will be presenting (Hall 11.1, Stand C11) a new die concept for the production of MultiFresh skin packs on traysealers. The new die will be introduced on the...

Cloverleaf Cold Storage to expand Columbus operations

Cloverleaf Cold Storage has broken ground on a large addition to its Columbus, Ohio, refrigerated warehouse before the end of March. The 77,000-square-foot addition, the second that...

Fiberstar introduces clean label product to reduce phosphate, sodium

Fiberstar, Inc. has introduced a natural, clean label phosphate and sodium reduction system for meat and poultry. This new clean label development emerges during a time when the...

IFFA Preview: Laska set to present comprehensive machinery program

The machine manufacturer Laska, founded back in the year 1880 and now led by the fifth generation, develops and fabricates high-quality and innovative special-purpose machines and...

Single sales team to rep Textor, Weber

North American processors of meats, poultry and cheese will be able to purchase both Weber and Textor brand slicers exclusively through one sales channel, headquartered in Kansas City...

Processor reveals secret to rapid growth

Four years ago Wanniassa Wheeler Food, an Australian food processor, planned to make dramatic changes to its business strategy: Shift from a low-volume supplier to a high-volume food...

Multisorb highlights how oxygen absorbers extend shelf-life

Multisorb Technologies will attend the Research & Development Associates for Military Food & Packaging Systems' (R&DA) 70th Annual Spring Meeting & Exhibition, April...

Corbion Purac hires Casey Weber as technical services manager, sales

Corbion Purac’s global network of experts in meat and poultry science, food safety and preservation continues to grow: The company has hired Casey Weber, PhD, as technical services...

Forbes names Zoetis one of America’s best employers

Zoetis Inc. has been named one of America’s best midsize employers in 2016 by Forbes Magazine. Zoetis is the only pharmaceutical company focused solely on animal health...

IFFA Preview: Packaging bulky products at an attractive price

With the P 650 double chamber machine, Multivac is expanding its Baseline series to include a model with particularly large chambers that are specially designed for the packaging of...

IFFA Preview: Tomra to launch ground-breaking solutions

At the upcoming IFFA show in May, Tomra Sorting Food is set to unveil new technologies and equipment. The company will be located in Hall 9.1 Stand C78 of Messe Frankfurt. The company...

Nercon Transport delivers safely and efficiently

Nercon is a manufacturer of conveyor systems for the food, beverage, health and beauty industries. In addition to table top conveyors, belt conveyors, mat-style conveyors and conveyor...

SaltWorks natural sea salt supplier now SQF Level 2 certified, rated Excellent

SaltWorks, the world’s foremost all-natural gourmet sea salt, has successfully achieved SQF Level 2 certification with the highest possible rating of Excellent. Certification...

Provisur opens new sales, service facility in Shangha

Provisur Technologies, Inc. has opened a new regional office, Provisur Food Equipment (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., in Shanghai, China. The office, which began operations in February, extends...

Maurer-Atmos to present multiple offerings at IFFA

At this year’s IFFA, Maurer-Atmos will present its offerings jointly with Middleby’s processing and packaging technology brands for the second time. A lot has happened...

FPSA members elect new officers, board of directors

Members of the Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) have elected the new FPSA Board of Directors and Executive Committee. Making up the Executive Committee are Tom Kittle,...

March, 2016

IFFA Preview: New machine for sliced products

Multivac will be presenting at IFFA 2016 (Hall 11.1, Stand C11) a new model of thermoforming packaging machine, the 235, which has been specially developed for packing sliced products...

IFFA Preview: Preparing for modules for the "smart meat factory"

The term "Industry 4.0" has reached the meat industry. During IFFA 2016, the CSB group of companies will present software, image processing and automation solutions for the production...

Supplier to keynote exclusive automation conference in Atlanta

On the heels of its launch of an innovative “robot with a knife” concept in January at IPPE, Marel Stork announced that it would open an innovation center in Des Moines...

Recent recalls over olastic contamination; Eriez provides solution

Recalls resulting from plastic contamination in food products are on the upswing in the United States, prompting major restaurant chains and retailers to demand their food processing...

Suppliers raise more than $125k for scholarships

The Food Processing Suppliers Association's (FPSA) Meat Industry Suppliers Alliance Foundation (MISAF) raised more than $125,000 on March 10 during the Foundation Banquet and Auction...

IFFA Preview: inspiring new processing and packaging solutions from GEA

Inspiring Food Solutions is the theme for GEA’s booth at IFFA in Frankfurt (May 7-12). Five new products, two major redesigns and a selection of the most important machines are...

Weight processor delivers speed, accuracy at low cost

Hardy Process Solutions introduces the HI 6500-XP Extreme Weight Processor, an EtherNet/IP-enabled weight processor that can process and output 300 updates per second of processed...

How to save when sourcing millions of labels

Although most food processors view labels as a commodity item, for large operations that consume millions of thermal labels per month, it is a prime operating expense with sourcing...

IFFA Preview: Comprehensive labelling, inspection solutions for meat processors

From May 7-12 Multivac Marking & Inspection will be presenting at IFFA (Hall 11.1, Stand C11) various labelling, marking and inspection solutions for use in the meat processing...

Tipper Tie TN4200 exceeds expectations at Tulip Ltd.

The Wiltshire ham is celebrated throughout the United Kingdom for its moist and tender meat that delivers an abundance of rich flavors. It is commonly regarded as the UK’s finest...