Revolutionary Stork ATLAS

marel poultryHumane and efficient live bird handling uplifted
The new Stork ATLAS (Advanced Technology Live bird Arrival System) gives high attention to animal welfare, while increasing efficiency considerably. Thanks to the ingenious design of the container stack, loading capacity can increase up to 38%, which means less CO2 emission. At the same time, more space is available per bird.

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Linx Strengthens East European Presence

linxGlobal coding and marking solutions provider Linx Printing Technologies has appointed a new distributor for Lithuania and Latvia to meet growing demand for its equipment in the territories.

Kemek Engineering UAB is a specialist in industrial automation and one of the leading distributors of high quality industrial equipment in the Baltics with more than 25 years’ experience.  The company’s range of complementary packing line equipment includes weighers, and vision, X-ray and labelling systems.

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Yamato Scale Dataweigh Move Means Bigger and Better Service

yamatoscaleYamato Scale Dataweigh UK, a leading manufacturer of quality industrial weighing machines, has moved to a new factory in Leeds. The greater space at the new premises on Millennium Way means that Yamato’s service department is now bigger and better than before.

Yamato commercial operations manager Andrea Spencer said: “We are delighted to be in new premises. The additional space means that we can deliver improved service to our customers.

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Micvac Starts a New Business Area – Food Service

micvacBetter food with less effort is the motto for this new business area which offers a new way to cook for commercial kitchens, catering and restaurants. The patented Micvac process for in-pack cooking and pasteurisation is now being used within the food service area. The unique reclosable Micvac valve has shown to be very efficient also in steam ovens used in large scale kitchens.

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Strong German presence at International PackTech India and FoodPex India

interpackPremière of PDIT conference – presentation of new SAVE FOOD study

Several major German brands will be represented at the International PackTech India and FoodPex India, held at the Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre in Mumbai from 15 to 17 December 2016. The German pavilions at the two trade fairs and at the parallel drink technology India, organised by Messe München (Munich), will include Bosch, Multivac, KHS and SMC Pneumatic. Over 10,000 visitors are expected from India and the surrounding countries.

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Ishida Launches New Blog

ishida logoIshida Europe, world leader in the design, manufacture and installation of complete weighing and packing line solutions, has launched a new blog.

With a continued focus on delivering relevant and targeted articles to its wide customer base, the Ishida blog incorporates new product information, customer success stories and industry insights while introducing a more informal and user-friendly tone and voice to the Ishida audience.

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Dalziel and Warrington's knockout Christmas gift for the homeless

dalzielNational retail butchery specialist Dalziel Ltd has teamed up with world boxing title contender Josh Warrington to help the homeless in Leeds.

Warrington is currently the WBC International and European featherweight champion, having previously held the English, British and Commonwealth featherweight titles.

Dalziel Ltd is the UK’s specialist supplier to the nation’s retail butchery industry, serving butchers since 1926 with a full range of the finest quality frozen and chilled meat, an extensive range of ingredients, butchers’ sundries and packaging.

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Total and Corbion form a Joint Venture in bioplastics

corbionTotal and Corbion are joining forces to develop bioplastics by creating a 50/50 joint venture to produce and market polylactic (PLA) polymers. The two partners plan to build a world-class PLA polymerization plant with a capacity of 75,000 tons per year at Corbion's site in Thailand that already has a lactide (PLA monomer) production unit that will become part of the joint venture. Corbion will supply the lactic acid necessary for the production of the PLA and the lactide.

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