All Food & Beverage

Food manufacturer Moy Park fined £200k for engineer laceration

Added: 17 Apr 2017

Food manufacturer Moy Park has been fined £200,000 following an incident in which an engineer suffe…

HpE Process provides bespoke product recovery system for Knorr brand

HpE Process Ltd | Added: 9 Feb 2017

Knorr, the internationally recognised brand owned by Unilever, produces food products for consumers…

Plant Equipment: weighing up the options for increased productivity

Added: 30 Jan 2017

Multi-head weighers make for faster packaging, but not at the expense of accurate measurement. The …

Food & drink: monitoring the cost of faulty pumps

Added: 24 Jan 2017

Defective pumps can interrupt food production at considerable cost. Little wonder condition monitor…

YSI analysers make impact in US food and beverage industry

Added: 17 Jan 2017

YSI Life Sciences’ biochemistry analysers have found an important role in several industries throug…

Food and drink: the vital contribution of product recovery

Added: 3 Jan 2017

As consumer choice increases, the advantages of hygienic, cost-effective and eco-friendly product r…

Compact pumps for sensitive ingredients

Added: 6 Dec 2016

CSF MAE progressive cavity self-priming pumps are suited to transferring low viscosity products, sa…

Dixon Europe displays range of hoses for different applications

Dixon Group Europe Ltd | Added: 8 Nov 2016

Dixon Europe manufactures hoses and industrial hose assemblies for a variety of industries. These i…

food and drink

Physics focus ‘can help’ food & drink manufacturing post-Brexit

Added: 26 Oct 2016

The president of the Institute of Physics (IOP) has said a focus on physics could help UK food and …

food and drink

Brexit vote chips food & drink confidence

Added: 12 Oct 2016

Britain’s vote to leave the EU has rocked confidence among the UK’s food and drink manufacturers, a…

Case study: brewery benefits from bringing in new PLC

Added: 10 Oct 2016

A small-scale US brewery introduced a programmable logic controller to its operations, resulting in…

Viewpoint: sniffing out a solution to foul food smells

Added: 4 Oct 2016

Foul odours caused by poor wastewater management can result in a variety of problems for food and b…

Food & drink: tackling the threat of product recalls

Louisa Hearn | Added: 3 Oct 2016

Product recalls are an unwelcome feature in the manufacturing landscape, so what will it take to ma…

Editor’s comment: counting the cost of faulty foods

Louisa Hearn | Added: 3 Oct 2016

Product recalls are one portion of the food processing sector we’d all like to send packing. But po…

Case study: new packaging technology on the bread line

Added: 25 Sep 2016

Bakery expands its production capabilities with the installation of new automation technology.

Case study: benefit of thermal fluid system is no small beer

Added: 30 Aug 2016

A micro-brewery in Buckinghamshire is one of only a handful of UK companies to have updated its sys…

Alcohols distillery fire

Man ‘engulfed in flames’ at distillery

Added: 25 Aug 2016

Drink manufacturer Alcohols has been fined £270,000 after one of its employees was engulfed in flam…

Campaign group in a fizz over sugar tax

Added: 16 Aug 2016

A collective of manufacturers and trade associations have joined together to protest against the go…

Tyrrells snapped up by US snack maker

Added: 9 Aug 2016

Premium British crisp maker Tyrrells has agreed to a £300m offer from US food manufacturer, Amplify…

Beer giants revise takeover terms

Added: 4 Aug 2016

SABMiller’s board has backed a revised £79 billion takeover by Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev).