Job offersmore »
- Plant Specialist Horticulture - Netherlands / Poland / Ukraine / Finland
- Global Director City Farming - Netherlands
- Plant Specialist City Farms - Netherlands
- Quality Manager - Spain
- Spanish Speaking Operations/Warehouse Manager
- Account Manager Australia & New Zealand
- General Manager – Vegetables and Herbs production
- Managing Director Vietnam
- Quality Control Manager - Australia
- Managing Director - Kent Based
Top 5 - yesterday
- No news was published yesterday.
Top 5 - last week
Top 5 - last month
- Record year at Fruit Logistica
- Gap between kiwi seasons bodes well for European suppliers
- Organic farming 'boosts biodiversity and bees'
- NZ: "20-40% increase in Gold production is a real sign that we are coming out of the crisis.”
- "Patents on breakthrough innovations in seeds are the soul of sustainability"
Exchange ratesmore »
FAM launches a new centrifugal slicer
With the new FAM Centril 315, FAM introduces a compact centrifugal slicer to the market with high quality workmanship at a competitive price. The innovative cutting technology, for which a patent is pending, ensures flawless cutting quality. The machine takes up very little space and offers great flexibility.....
“Fruit robot” for orchards and vineyards completely autonomous
The number of orchard and vineyard workers in Europe may be set to drastically decline in the near future if the Cäser “fruit robot” becomes popular. Cäser is a small, totally autonomous robot designed specifically to perform typical orchard and vineyard chores. And the significance of this machine hitting.....
Felix Instruments Gas Analyzer wins the “Golden Gas Award”
Gases and Instrumentation International magazine awarded Felix Instruments- Applied Food Science and their F-900 Ethylene Gas Analyzer the "Golden Gas Award."Each year a company is recognized for their excellence in designing an instrument that aids in the detection and analysis of gases. The F-900 Ethylene.....
Compac Sorting Equipment and Fomesa to join forces
Global produce sorting specialist Compac Sorting Equipment and Spain’s Fomesa have joined forces, with Compac taking a 100% stake in the specialist post-harvest machinery manufacturer. The new entity will be known as Compac-Fomesa, a specialist division within the global Compac group alongside Compac Sorting.....
Ultra-fast processing speed and ideal for soft fruits
Kaki sector to gain competitiveness with the new grading machine
After successful tests carried out during the autumn campaign with products such as Persimon kakis, the Spanish company MAXFRUT S.L. has announced the launch of its new Venus P.114 grading machine; a system able to handle soft fruits and to carry out the sorting at a speed of 15 pieces per second. .....
Nijssen delivers cooling installation as construction packet
Van Ravenswaaij wants faster cooling for Ivory Coast
Nijssen recently shipped a partially assembled refrigeration unit by sea container to the Ivory Coast at the commission of S C van Ravenswaaij. Partly due to the security situation in the country installation was carried out, on site, by local technicians. Nijssen also supplied the necessary instructions and.....
Italy: Improved range of machinery for fresh-cut fruit
Fresh-cut fruit is becoming increasingly popular however, because of its fragile nature, it is difficult to find machinery that was specifically designed to handle it, and the majority of it is simply adapted.Tutatti srl has just improved its range of machinery, as over the years the company developed a.....
John van Berlo, Industrial Auctions: "Buyers from all over the world"
"Online machinery auction Pinguin big success"
The past 10 days visitors to AGF.nl and FreshPlaza.com couldn't avoid it: the online auction of Industrial Auctions of which a big part of the machine collection was from vegetable processor Pinguin in Belgium (Langemark) because of a reorganisation. John van Berlo of Industrial Auctions said it was an.....
Formit's comi peeler proves its low maintenance
During Fruit Logistica 2014, FORMIT presented their combi-peeler. FORMIT is a company that develops, manufactures and markets equipment used for the peeling and shaping of fruit and vegetables. The combi-peeler is a machine that peels potatoes and vegetables. This machine has several advantages. It.....
MAF Roda's improved machines
At Fruit Logistica, French machinery manufacturers, MAF Roda Agrobotic, presented their selection of improved fruit and vegetable machines. Within a few seconds, machines can scan and grade different qualities and colour. Frederic Scellier, sales manager, explains that machines are equipped with advanced.....
Italy: New projects for Unitec
"2013 was an important year. We managed to reach interesting performances in the internal and external quality selection field thanks to the Ultravision© system, which is structured for each kind of fruit, i.e. Apple Vision, Cherry Vision, Apricot Vision etc.," explains Angelo Benedetti, chairman of.....
EnWave signs equipment lease agreement with Bonduelle
EnWave Corporation has announced that following the signing of a global exclusive royalty-bearing license on November 19th, 2013, the Company has signed an Equipment Lease Agreement (the "Agreement") with a division of Bonduelle ("Bonduelle"). Under the Agreement, EnWave will build a 120kW MIVAP® machine,.....
Lakewood Process Machinery offers new wedge wheel clamshell denesting system
Lakewood’s newest patent-pending Wedge Wheel Clamshell Denester offers a number of benefits to growers and packers with its built-to-order cartridge design. The Wedge Wheel system comes with a simple frame that can be mounted onto nearly any existing index conveyor, and accepts any Lakewood Wedge-Wheel.....
Cost saving flowpacker for fruit and vegetable sector
Also in the fruit and vegetable sector cost saving is topical. For this market Fuji has developed an affordable flowpacker, which is especially suitable for large or not form retaining products. Low investment, saving of packing material and low maintenance costs. This makes for a high return, which can be.....