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Detectamet Welcomes New Managing Director

DetectametJames Chrismas has today joined Detectamet Limited where he has been appointed as the new Managing Director. James joins the company at a key time as the previous CEO Sean Smith and Group Managing Director Angela Musson-Smith move to the USA to establish Detectamet Inc in Richmond, Virginia.

James has over 12 years’ experience in the food and packaging industries, including six years working for Loma Systems, the leading Metal Detection and X-ray Inspection manufacturer as the Group Marketing Manager. He has built a clear understanding of the food industry’s inspection needs and this will be a great asset to the business as it continues to develop new detectable products.

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The Queen Recognises Exporting Achievements of Food Safety Products Supplier

DetectametThe Queens Award for Enterprise 2015 was recently given to the Directors and the staff of Detectamet Limited at an award ceremony at their headquarters in Pocklington. The Honourable Mrs. Susan Cunliffe-Lister the Lord-Lieutenant of the East Riding of Yorkshire was taken on a tour to meet the staff and during lunch made the presentation to Angela Musson-Smith the company’s Managing Director and CEO Sean Smith. today presented

The Queens Award recognises Detectamet’s continuously growing volumes of exports to more than 100 countries and has, over the past three years, continuously increased exports achieving a growth of more than 80%.

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SeafoodSource.com Releases Exclusive Farmed Salmon Guide

seafoodsourceSeafoodSource.com, the international online news source for seafood industry professionals, has just released a series of articles called Fresh Take: Farmed Salmon written by online editor Sean Murphy. The articles provide seafood professionals with specific information about farmed salmon and answer questions for those interested in sourcing the protein.

In this multi-article guide, Murphy tackles the controversial topics surrounding farmed salmon, including the use of antibiotics, the impact of salmon farms on the environment and the claims that eating salmon can be harmful to one’s health.

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New AIA CES Training Seminar Explores the Cost of Floor Failure to Food Manufacturers

flowcreteThe new AIA CES Training Seminar from Flowcrete Americas is the ideal opportunity for architects to find out more about specifying fit-for-purpose flooring solutions for the food and beverage industry.

Failing to choose the right floor system can have a long list of unwanted consequences and costs for a food producer, especially as a cracked, porous or failing finish can become a prime site for unsanitary bacteria buildup.

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CSB-System Demonstrates Solutions For Efficiency And Traceability

csbIT solutions for optimising production, providing automated data capture and ensuring full traceability for many different types of food products will be key highlights of the CSB-System stand at Process Expo.

The company will demonstrate the capabilities of its Manufacturing Execution System (MES) which provides full control of production in real time, and the benefits of an integrated traceability system that links all areas of operation– from raw material procurement, processing and packing to onward despatch - through a single central database to monitor and report back on the progress or whereabouts of a product at any time.

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Aberdeen-Angus Cattle Society launch national recipe competition

aberdeen angusThe Aberdeen-Angus Cattle Society launch a national search for the most delicious family recipes featuring much loved Aberdeen-Angus beef.

The competition is being judged by critically acclaimed chef Tom Lewis, head chef and owner of the Mhor portfolio of hotels and specialist food stores, who will whittle down the list of entrants to the top five and crown the winner of the ‘countries best Aberdeen-Angus beef recipe’ who will receive a £500 Marks & Spencer voucher.

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linpacLINPAC, the leading fresh food packaging producer and Bomark, a leading packaging distributor into the Balkan markets are pleased to announce an exclusive supply and distribution agreement for the territories of Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia Herzegovina, and Serbia under which Bomark will become the exclusive distributor of certain packaging products manufactured by LINPAC.

As part of the transaction, LINPAC is selling its distribution businesses based in the territories to Bomark.

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Multisorb Hires Aleksander Plonka as Business Development Leader - Food and Beverage Packaging Europe


alexsander plonkaMultisorb Technologies is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Aleksander Plonka to the position of Business Development Leader - Food and Beverage Packaging Europe. In this role, Plonka will support new business development efforts for the food and beverage packaging market in the region.

This appointment demonstrates Multisorb's ongoing commitment to provide solutions-based sorbent technology to the global food and beverage market. Based in Poland, Plonka will report to Jim Renda, President.

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