Sheet break prevention is a serious concern of pulp and paper manufacturers because breaks contribute significantly to increased production downtime and higher than normal operating expenses. Sheet breaks occur at several stages of paper processing but always cause troublesome delays.
Marktech of Montreal has announced the addition of Tia Brown as a technical representative. With experience in the medical devices and pharmaceutical industries, Brown will offer solutions provided by the company’s suppliers to customers in Ontario, British Columbia, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, the company says.
As anyone who has been tracking the shopping habits of millennials will reveal, avocados are now among the most popular superfoods. In fact, around 1.7 million tonnes of Mexican avocados are sold every year to the Canada, U.S., China and Europe.
Syntegon Technology is the new name in the processing and packaging industry. Known as Bosch Packaging Technology until late 2019, the former Bosch division has presented itself as an independent enterprise at the company headquarters in Waiblingen, Germany.
In recent years, aseptic technology has become well established in the food and beverage sector as a filling technique. Yet some businesses are still unaware of its benefits or do not believe that it can be used with their products.
The first duty of any food or drink manufacturer is to supply its consumers with a product that is safe.
Process equipment manufacturer Gericke USA of Somerset, NJ, has unveiled its North American testing laboratory. Located in its Somerset headquarters, the testing laboratory features full-size, fully operational equipment to allow food, chemical, plastics, pharmaceutical and other process engineers to test their products and materials in actual operating conditions and eliminate the risks involved in scaling up from benchtop machinery.