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Organic cherry tomato packaging machine

Induser, the Ejido-based company specialised in the design and manufacture of packaging lines for agro-food products, has installed the largest automatic packaging machine in the organic cherry tomato sector for the firm Biosabor.It is a project developed in two stages for the production of 13,200 punnets.....

Online auction of machines for fresh produce industry

Until Tuesday 21 March, offers can be made on peelers, bean cutters, blancheurs, deseeders, washing machines, packing machines and many other kinds of machines at the website www.Industrial-Auctions.com. All the machines on the website have extensive technical descriptions, and photographs have been included.....

Hungarian frozen food producer installs Ishida packing machine

Hungary’s frozen food producer, Mirelite Mirsa has installed Ishida’s latest generation RV multihead weighers to meet its packaging requirements.Capable of handling target weights from as little as 10g to as much as 1kg, the new Ishida CCW-RV-214 will be used by Mirelite Mirsa to pack its huge range of.....

Smart packer to aid South African fruit exports

Speed, capacity and accuracy are keywords for South Africa’s rapidly expanding fruit export industry and the designers of packaging equipment are locked in a race against time to provide better and faster equipment.The apple industry alone recorded sales of R6,111 billion in 2014, nearly twice that of pears,.....

Tomra Sorting Food appoints new Technical Director

TOMRA Sorting Food, a leading food sorting solutions manufacturer has appointed a new technical director to oversee the global development of the company’s innovative technologies.Maciek Wasowski - who has almost 20 years’ experience in developing consumer electronics products - says he was attracted by.....

Smart packer to aid fruit exports

Speed, capacity and accuracy are keywords for South Africa’s rapidly expanding fruit export industry and the designers of packaging equipment are locked in a race against time to provide better and faster equipment.The apple industry alone recorded sales of R6,111 billion in 2014, nearly twice that of pears,.....

Automatic pallet labelling without using adhesives

In the supply chain a correct pallet label is indispensable. The relevant information must be applied to the pallet in a clearly legible way, including a machine readable form. Much has been written about the information and standards for a pallet label, but it is equally important that the pallet label is.....

Automatic pallet labelling without using adhesives

In the supply chain a correct pallet label is indispensable. The relevant information must be applied to the pallet in a clearly legible way, including a machine readable form. Much has been written about the information and standards for a pallet label, but it is equally important that the pallet label is.....

Reemoon's first South African sizer draws nationwide attention

Last week, South African growers and packhouse managers were invited to attend the official launch of the Reemoon’s new four-lane sorting machine at the Alesia Farm, a grower and packer of citrus fruit.Interested parties from across the country travelled to Letsitele in Limpopo to attend this event. Alesia.....

Tolsma-Grisnich introduces new generation of QCC’s

The size of storage facilities has increased greatly over the past few years. At the same time, users continue to look for ways to optimise storage efficiency and there is a growing need for more flexible utilisation of refrigeration capacity. Tolsma-Grisnich have responded to this trend by launching their.....

Ronald Witvoet, GKS Packaging:

“Seventy per cent more capacity with new UP 350 Servo”

Kronen is a global dealer of GKS in the fresh produce branch for processed vegetables. In the Benelux, Foodlife is the dealer of GKS in the branch of processed vegetables. All other branches, unprocessed fresh produce as well, are directly serviced by GKS. “The development, production and construction of the.....

Reemoon's first South African sizer draws nationwide attention

Last week, South African growers and packhouse managers were invited to attend the official launch of the Reemoon’s new four-lane sorting machine at the Alesia Farm, a grower and packer of citrus fruit.Interested parties from across the country travelled to Letsitele in Limpopo to attend this event. Alesia.....

Sorting capacity of up to 36,000 cucumbers per hour

Finnish cooperative Närpes Grönsaker sorts, packs, trades and sells tomatoes and cucumbers for its members. With the two-tracked QSort, they can sort, seal and pack cucumbers. That is done with a speed of 36,000 cucumbers per hour.The total surface of Närpes Grönsaker is almost 35 hectares, divided over.....

Sorting capacity of up to 36,000 cucumbers per hour

Finnish cooperative Närpes Grönsaker sorts, packs, trades and sells tomatoes and cucumbers for its members. With the two-tracked QSort, they can sort, seal and pack cucumbers. That is done with a speed of 36,000 cucumbers per hour.The total surface of Närpes Grönsaker is almost 35 hectares, divided over.....

Tomra and Kangfa Food work together to sort peaches and apricots

Kangfa Food, a Chinese canned fruit and vegetable production company, attaches great importance to food quality. That is why the company has introduced various measures to control food quality throughout the entire processing chain, starting from the source.The first step it identified was to.....

Engineering firms look to market robotic apple pickers by 2019

Worry over agricultural labor shortages may be troubling many under the new administration but two engineering firms are hoping to ease worries and are aiming to market robotic fruit-picking machines by 2019.The two competing companies – Abundant Robotics Inc. in California and Israel-based FFRobotics – have.....

TOMRA 5A for whole potatoes, TOMRA 5B for vegetables and processed potatoes

Two new sorting machines presented

TOMRA Food Sorting has brought two innovative sorters onto the market, the TOMRA 5A and the TOMRA 5B. The TOMRA 5A is intended to sort whole washed or peeled potatoes that are processed into crisps for instance, whilst the TOMRA 5B is suitable for sorting vegetables and processed potato products, such as.....

Tomra and Kangfa Food work together to sort peaches and apricots

Kangfa Food, a Chinese canned fruit and vegetable production company, attaches great importance to food quality. That is why the company has introduced various measures to control food quality throughout the entire processing chain, starting from the source.The first step it identified was to.....

Engineering firms look to market robotic apple pickers by 2019

Worry over agricultural labor shortages may be troubling many under the new administration but two engineering firms are hoping to ease worries and are aiming to market robotic fruit-picking machines by 2019.The two competing companies – Abundant Robotics Inc. in California and Israel-based FFRobotics – have.....

Danish machine cuts labour costs while increasing productivity

Offering a machine that cuts down on labour costs and increases productivity is an interesting prospect for pretty much any company in the industry. Danish machine manufacturer Egatec Packaging Int., is offering just such a machine and felt that Fruit Logistica in Berlin was a great venue to demonstrate.....

Danish machine cuts labour costs while increasing productivity

Offering a machine that cuts down on labour costs and increases productivity is an interesting prospect for pretty much any company in the industry. Danish machine manufacturer Egatec Packaging Int., is offering just such a machine and felt that Fruit Logistica in Berlin was a great venue to demonstrate.....