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India working on strategy to boost exports to Africa
India's Department of Commerce has prepared a strategy to boost shipments to Africa amid concerns over declining exports, whilst engineering will be a major sector focused on, there are also plans to increase exports of agricultural and farm equipment.The Department of Commerce will now hold consultations.....
Worldwide: Unitec opens new branch in Turkey
"I eat a lot of blueberries and 10-30% of a punnet must always be thrown away - this does nothing to retain customers. In Chile, a company using our technology manages to ship their produce long distances and sell it at prices that are 20% higher than those of other suppliers," explains Unitec president.....
Qimarox takes even heavier pallets to a higher level
New modular pallet lift for pallets up to 2000 kg
With the Prorunner mk10, Qimarox introduces a robust product elevatorfor pallets of up to 2000 kg. This product lift can transport up to sixty pallets per hour, ten metres upwards. This standardised, modular product lift can be integrated into any end-of-line packaging system or storage system and can.....
Fruit Logistica, hall 4.1, stand C-07
Van Wamel presents Perfect Uni-Roller
Van Wamel's Perfect Uni-Roller will be officially presented at the Fruit Logistica in Berlin. After extensive tests in the Netherlands (apples, pears) and Spain (citrus, peaches, apricots, apples) the machine is now available for the market. Due to the unique set up, in which the carriers are fixed across.....
Automatic tray filler
There has never been a good, fruit friendly and flexible solution for filling trays. This is why Aweta has developed a system based on existing techniques, in which the Q-flow automatically fills trays. This way a simple choice menu enabling you to set the Q-flow to work with one or two tracks. The amount of.....
Overhead conveyor decreases material handling costs
Overhead conveyor systems support fresh produce companies in decreasing material handling costs. “Some people call them ‘monorails’ or chain conveyors, but these are the type of conveyors that are installed above the operators,” says Karl Scholz with PACLINE. The conveyors are attached to the ceiling of the.....
PIM Machinery expands range with palletizers
PIM Machinery, known for it's combination weighers, has recently expanded their range with palletizers. This now makes PIM a full line supplier for weighing machines, packaging machines and now palletizers as well. The palletizer is not new. The machine has already earned its reputation with various.....
Sensor-based sorting systems to exhibit at Fruit Logistica
TOMRA Sorting Food will demonstrate two of its market-leading sensor-based systems for the fresh produce industry at Fruit Logistica 2016 in Berlin, Germany, on 3-5 February.Processors and packers who visit TOMRA at Booth A-01 in Hall 6.1 of Messe Berlin will be able to discover more about the company’s.....
Ser.mac - Hall 4.1 - Stand A-11
Blueberry and round fruit sorters at Fruit Logistica
Ser.mac will attend Fruit Logistica 2016 in Hall 4.1, Stand A-11 to display its machinery and plants for the processing of fruit and vegetables. The company managers that will welcome visitors at the fair are: owners Stefano Crociani and Enrico Prosapio as well as sales managers Iacopo Gemma, Vilmer.....
"Spectirm TM enables faster, consistent grading and lower operating costs"
New optical sorting platform at Washington Fruit and Produce Co.
Compac, a world leader in post-harvest integrated solutions and services to the fresh produce industry, announced the successful operational deployment of its SpectrimTM optical sorting platform at Washington Fruit and Produce Company. Spectrim is Compac’s revolutionary new modular and upgradeable optical.....
Agricultural automation company celebrates 25th anniversary
This past weekend, Ag-Tronic Control Systems celebrated its 25-year anniversary. “My wife Samia and I started the company on January 17, 1991,” says Joe Sleiman with Ag-Tronic Control Systems. “At the time, there were no real agribusiness automation companies in our region and I saw a need for it. We started.....
Electronic clod separator started successfully at Nedato
Nedato, the cooperative of Dutch potato growers, supplies potatoes to clients all over the world. In the course of its existence, more than 50 years now, Nedato has worked on improving the supplied potato quality.Quality is in Nedato’s genes, from quality determination at growers and according payment, to.....
Tummers build mobile potato washing installation for English market
Tummers Food Processing Solutions introduces a new mobile washing installation for potatoes. Dustin-Dwight Verhagen, responsible for marketing, and Sales Engineer Robert Quaak, discuss the ins and outs of this new machine.The new installation is a combined machine, in which separation of stones and earth.....
New tomato graders for Spanish cooperative
Aweta continues installing its internal and external quality systems in an ever broader range of products.Two new graders, with a total capacity of approx 40T/h have been installed in the new plant in Casi Aeropuerto in Almeria.Casi is the largest tomato cooperative in Europe and the two graders, of a total.....