LasX Ripping Engine Revolutionises Digital Print With On-The-Fly Laser Processing

The LasX Ripping Engine is the brain behind the digitalisation and collation of all aspects of carton and label manufacturing processes. The technology makes it possible for the Laser to change between different products on the fly and perform the processes needed such as cutting, scoring or etching as required for each individual item. The Ripping Engine is designed to work equally well with either sheet fed or roll fed digital printing.

Food & Drink Processing & Packaging Publication

Available in packs of 10 with prices starting at just £12.50 a logger, Lascar’s EL-CC sensors provide users with extremely low cost loggers for all stages of the Cold Chain process.   All loggers are pre-programmed with set sample rates and alarms for monitoring Chilled Goods, Frozen Goods and Ripening Goods, simply press an on-board button to start logging and put the logger in place.

Food & Drink Manufacturing: The hidden cost of equipment maintenance.

Due to the uncompromising hygiene standards throughout the food manufacturing industry, food processing equipment must be able to withstand water washdowns, high temperatures and areas highly susceptible to oil contamination by product ingress. With the increasing demand to meet production requirements, the costs associated with equipment failures are often overlooked, however in the event of catastrophic failure loss of a processing machine is not costly in terms of repair or replacement but can also lead to potential loss of production and product.

John R Boone Iincreases productivity and Capacity for Ringtons Tea

J.R. Boone Mixers have supplied a new production line, featuring a J.R. Boone Rotary Drum Blender, to UK-based prestige tea and coffee manufacturer Ringtons, allowing them to make substantial improvements to the efficiency and capacity of their black scented tea production process. The turnkey project included pressurised flavour spray addition, a big bag/tote bin discharge station, HMI and an automatic system for cleaning the blender between batches. The entire system was designed for Hazardous Area use..

Enhance Your Manufacturing Capabilities with Our IP Sealed PCs; An Essential for Manufacturers In The Food and Beveridge Industry

In 2016/17, the Food Standards Agency and Food Standards Scotland were notified of and investigated 2,265 foods, feed and environmental contamination incidents in the UK.

Ensuring suitable IT equipment is used is one of the ways that workers within the food and beverage industry can help the fight against contaminated food. 

Full Lockout/Tagout Solution: Devices. Procedures. Implementation.

Reduce accidents at work with Lockout/Tagout. Brady offers a complete 3 in 1 solution for an optimal Lockout/Tagout implementation, even in multiple sites: site surveys, best practice procedures and all tools for successful Lockout/Tagout in your facilities. Get the free Guide!

New figures from Pregis show demand for green packaging is increasing

Pregis Limited, supplier of Easypack, the UK’s leading brand of eco-friendly packaging solutions, has announced that increases in customer orders for green packaging in 2017 has led to a record number of 121,646 new trees being saved during the 12 month period, an increase of around 10% on the previous year.

British Power Continuity

Brexit has seen some Data Storage being re-located to mainland Europe. PowerContinuity has designed , installed and maintains the ultimate power protection systems that our global clients expect here in the UK. So we say, don’t relocate! Great British Power Continuity offers the most cost effective and resilient power protection in the UK. Should you be planning a co-lo for your disaster recovery site, have you requested and been shown the physical UPS and Generator installation of the site, that proves their 24/7 capability exists with your own eyes? We strongly recommend that see the physical reality as this is far more compelling that a sales pitch. When placing your servers in a co-lo Data Suite, your first concern is what resilience backup power systems are installed to protect your power stream. No Lighty No Likey !

Why Lyophilisation Training Courses are a Lab Essential

Having well trained personnel for your lyophilisation processing helps ensure the best results for your projects, productivity and pocket.

Can YOU afford a product recall?

A look at the possible causes and solutions to the contaminated CO2 issues which have dogged the drinks industry in recent times

Danny Smith, ESS.