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.

Offering an Extensive Range of Food Grade Hose Assemblies

ADT offers an extensive range of hose assemblies for applications within the Food and Drink, and Pharmaceutical industry. All hose assemblies are manufactured in the UK and are available with a variety of end fittings to suit customer requirements such as Triclover, DIN, RJT, SMS, IDF and ILS. Whilst on-site fabrication facilities offer the opportunity for bespoke end fittings ranging from extended 45 degree and 90 degree elbows, dip tubes, tee’s and cross pieces, which can all be manufactured and fitted to hose assemblies as required.

Circular connectors specifically for food and beverage industries from binder

binder, the leading industrial circular connector manufacturer, announces M12 A-coded connectors which have been designed specifically for a variety of applications in the food and beverage sectors according to FDA 21 CFR. The range includes moulded and angled male and female cable connectors and connecting cables with M12 threads. The moulded heads are made from cream-coloured RAL 9001 polypropylene plastic and the cables have a grey PVC jacket.

Sealing relationships within the food and drink industry

Wherever there is a requirement for high performance sealing, increasingly it is the name of Race-Tec that comes to the fore. With a proven background in the design and manufacture of low friction rotary seals and compact high strength elastomeric components, Race-Tec, based in Hampshire, is applying its expertise to an increasingly diverse range of industrial applications.


Air Technical Industries of Mentor, Ohio, the original developer of the revolutionary Zero-Low Scissor Lift Table for ground level loading, is now offering a new version of the lift suitable for pharmaceutical, food processing, and other sensitive applications.

Ace Your Next Display Project with PanelPilot

The PanelPilot range from Lascar Electronics is a unique series of smart graphic displays that enable the creation of fully bespoke interfaces without writing a single line of code. From e-paper to full colour high resolution touch screens, they are perfect for simple applications or even as full process-controlling HMIs.

One solution provides every advantage

With its RTR 500 series, T&D Corporation presents a data logger solution that can be easily adapted to individual monitoring needs 

New digital refractometer from PCE Instruments

After adding lots of hand-held refractometers last year, PCE Instruments have recently launched a new tabletop Abbe refractometer that stands out by its high accuracy (4 decimal places). It measures the refractive index and the sugar content in % Brix, it has 100 memory locations and users can save user profiles and samples.

GC Series Conveyorized Metal Detection Systems Aim to Future-Proof Compliance

Mettler-Toledo has launched its GC Series conveyorized metal detection systems to improve compliance and reduce total cost of ownership. The new systems support food and non-food manufacturers’ quality and production objectives by providingrobust, easy to use, modular equipment, which is readily re-configurable to support future requirements.


Applications in Food, Beverages, Pharma and Cosmetics industries require pumps that can transfer Hygenic, shear sensitive, abrasive and highly viscous media with zero contamination. Roto’s food range progressive cavity pumps are made of stainless steel with the smooth surface finish to avoid contamination. These pumps are designed in a way that eliminates all retaining pockets.


Senix offers the most flexible and versatile ultrasonic sensors for level and distance measurements.  The Senix ToughSonic sensors all include SenixVIEW software which allows for over 60 parameters to be optimized for level and distance applications.