Insights into food and dairy production

With almost 40 years’ experience in automation, we work closely with our customers using a toolbox of products and services, including full line design, conveyor equipment, line balancing and controls, and end-of-line solutions.


Staffordshire-based Thermaset Limited is the one of the UK’s leading powder coating specialists and a Qualicoat approved manufacturer.

The company has been creating powder coating for more than 30 years -formulating, manufacturing and supplying products to a wide range of customers. It supplies powder coatings direct through a combination of routes to market comprising telephone orders, email and via its online shop. Its powder coatings are renowned for their stability and reliability and stock powders are available for next day delivery across the UK.

U-Power Introduces New Red-Up High-Rebound Safety Shoe

Italian safety footwear manufacturer U-Power is proud to launch the exclusive Red-Up collection of stylish, high energy-return, work safety shoes.

Innovative technology has enabled the use of High Rebound Elastopan®, a new material from BASF, in the PU intersole of the Red-Up. This pioneering technology ensures a return of over 40% of energy to the wearer over the entire surface of the foot.

Are you risking your brand through inconsistent metal detector testing?

Food manufacturers are under significant pressure to increase productivity, reduce food waste, and meet strict food safety standards. Testing your processing equipment can create additional pressure, particularly around maintaining productivity on your production line. However, effective testing is the difference between your metal detector working and detecting unwanted metal and metal passing through your production line, undetected. Is in consistent testing worth the risk?

Over 30 years worth of experience to deliver the ultimate filtration solutions.

Croft Filters Ltd are a leading UK manufacturer of over 31 years who specialises in manufacturing customised filtration solutions and supplying Self-Cleaning filters. The Company supplies a range of industry sectors including the Food and Beverage industry.

The benefits of longevity

After 34 years of operation a Hart Speedor Super high-speed door, is being replaced by Hart’s latest version, a Speedor Storm.

Though the older door was in full working order the client decided to upgrade with a new door in an area of production that is temperature sensitive.

The Complete Guide: Oil Removal Challenges (and Solutions) in the Food Industry

A Free eBook from Oil Skimmers, Inc. – The Oil Removal Solution Experts®

From farming, processing and packaging to oil extraction, transport and cooking, learn about real applications and determine the right oil removal solution for you. DOWNLOAD NOW

Leybold presents the 100% oil-free screw type vacuum pump NOVADRY for food processing and packaging

Leybold presents its innovative vacuum portfolio at the international trade fair for the meat industry IFFA in Frankfurt am Main from 04 to 09 May 2019 in hall 11, booth A41. The new NOVADRY vacuum pump series will be the focus of the presentation. The completely newly developed, oil-free screw vacuum pump ensures significantly greater safety and efficiency in food and packaging processes.

3M Gas and flame detection

The brewing of beer is considered an art by many; but behind this art is a science, and a serious one at that.
Today’s modern brewing industry demands the same exacting standards of safety as it requires for the quality of its beverages. 3M Gas & Flame Detection, through its innovative and flexible approach, provides solutions specific to brewing requirements.

OPM (Labels and Packaging) Group completes £2.6m investment in new technologies

OPM Group has invested in a 14 -colour FA-4* flexographic press with de-/relamination, UV-lamination, and multiple Die units, additional value-adding units for screen, hot foil, cold foil, embossing,in setting and cross-over printing.

Fighting Diabetes, Fake Food and Food Waste

FoodPhone™ Case: Advanced Vision Technology Turns Regular Mobile Phones into Precise Food & Nutrition Analysis Devices Using AI, 3D and Hyperspectral Approaches


Designed for the Engineer who needs to take quick and accurate thickness measurements, the Cygnus 4+ is a highly reliable, extremely rugged and simple to use ultrasonic thickness gauge.

The unit is perfect for testing levels of wear and corrosion on industrial machinery, factory infrastructure, boiler tubes and pressure vessels.  This gauge has been rigorously tested to military specification: drops from height onto concrete; extreme vibrations and; extreme temperatures – and is also completely environmentally sealed to IPX7 and IP6X.