Universal Robots’ Certified System Integrator, Andrew Donald Design Engineering (ADDE) has developed the first end-of-line automated palletising system for Australian standard pallets, which incorporates Universal Robots’ UR10 robot to create a collaborative and flexible palletiser. With most packing operations still finishing with an operator loading a carton onto a pallet manually, ADDE saw an industry … Continue reading Australia’s first automated, collaborative palletising system
Haver & Boecker announces the availability of ‘the world’s most user-friendly bag palletiser’ in the Australian market. Developed by Haver & Boecker’s palletising technology division, Newtec Bag Palletizing, the new Terram 1000 offers Australian manufacturers of animal feed, seeds, mortar and plastic granulates an efficient bag palletising solution that combines user-friendly operation and maintenance with … Continue reading User-friendly bag palletiser
Farmer Power, has just launched two fund raising campaigns in partnership with APCO Australia to help promote and fund an educational campaign for the public and as a signal to the government to inform them on the issues within the dairy industry. According to the news release by Farmer Power, they have said that the financial … Continue reading Farmer Power launches new fund raising campaigns
Technavio market research analysts forecast the global automated food sorting machines market to grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of close to seven per cent during the forecast period, according to their latest report. The research company’s analysts highlight the following three market drivers that are contributing to the growth of the global automated food sorting machines … Continue reading Automated food sorting machines to grow at seven per cent CAGR by 2021
Key Technology will showcase the Veryx C140 digital sorters at the foodpro trade show in Sydney from 16-19 July, 2017.
Container leasing company Seaco has continued to strengthen its presence both in Australia and worldwide since its amalgamation with Cronos Containers.
Piab’s piFLOW t conveyor is dedicated to the gentle handling of delicate ingredients and products.
Bulk Container Packaging Market size is set to exceed USD 6 billion by 2024, according to a new research report by Global Market Insights.
McCain Foods Australia has announced a new contract agreement with cold storage provider, NewCold as part of an ongoing effort to improve supply chain efficiencies.
Australasia’s iconic food manufacturing event, foodpro, will be partnering with Food Innovation Australia (FIAL) in a brand new initiative: The Supply Chain Integrity Zone. Security in the supply chain is vital to the food manufacturing process with traceability and audit compliance a priority; however smaller manufacturers often find it costly to comply. The majority of … Continue reading Small manufacturers will get into the zone at foodpro
Smart packaging – which encompasses both active and intelligent packaging – is seeing rapid technological advancement on a global scale. The global market for smart packaging is currently estimated at $5.3 billion and growing at CAGR of 8% for a projected value of $7.8 billion by 2021, according to market analysts Smithers Pira. Intelligent packaging … Continue reading Smart packaging set to feature at AUSPACK 2017
Rosella is set to unveil a new logo this November, which the company claims will be the most dramatic change in the company’s visual identity for 20 years. According to Senior Brand Manager, Kristine Dalton, “The most immediate change is the rosella bird itself. We have revisited the grassroots of our original logo whilst preserving the distinctive, … Continue reading Rosella flies off with new branding
According to a story this morning in The Age, jobs at food producer SPC Ardmona hang in the balance after Woolworths said it would be ending its canned tomatoes deal with SPC and wouldn’t say whether it will retain a five-year agreement struck in 2014 for other private-label tinned fruit. At the same time, the Australian Manufacturing Workers’ … Continue reading SPC workers fear getting canned
Logistics solutions company Brambles and The Global FoodBanking Network Team Up to help alleviate world hunger and reduce food waste.
A US bakery decided to build an entirely new facility with an integrated bulk handling system designed specifically for gluten-free baked goods.
The Bundaberg Distilling Company (BDC), Australia’s most awarded rum distillery has released the limited edition Bundaberg Rum Master Distillers’ Collection (MDC) Solera, and the highly anticipated return of Bundaberg Rum Black. Launching at The Spirit of Bundaberg Festival on the 15th October, Bundaberg Rum Solera is a celebration of the modern era of premium rum. … Continue reading Bundy Rum gets all fancy with its new Master Distillers’ collection
CHEP won gold and silver for two of its customer solutions at the 2016 POPAI Marketing at Retail Awards, announced in Sydney last week.
The NHVR has launched a national supply chain survey ahead of an education campaign about chain of responsibility requirements.
MOSCA Australia offers high quality strapping and automatic strapping systems. Food and Beverage Industry News spoke to Dale Smith, the company’s Managing Director at FoodTech QLD 2016.
When a food manufacturing firm in Sydney had a requirement to feed bulk crumbs mixed with oils out of pallecons and into a process line, it knew it had a challenge on its hands.