Food Processing Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.foodprocessing-technology.com web site http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/ en-us http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/ Food Processing Technology-Updates http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Heat Transfer Modern Solutions for Optimum Efficiency http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/thermal_processing/heat-transfer-modern-solutions/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/thermal_processing/heat-transfer-modern-solutions/ Effective energy transfer is a basic prerequisite for the success of many industrial processes, as well as underpinning building services for space heating and hot water. Fri, 03 Jul 2015 11:56:00 GMT TOMRA Launches Spanish Language Website http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/tomra/presstomra-spanish-language-website.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/tomra/presstomra-spanish-language-website.html TOMRA has launched a Spanish version of its website, underlining the importance of Spain and other Spanish speaking countries to the company's global business strategy. Fri, 03 Jul 2015 09:58:00 GMT UK food safety regulator says lead in Maggi within permissible limit http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsuk-food-safety-regulator-says-lead-in-maggi-within-permissible-limit-4614692 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsuk-food-safety-regulator-says-lead-in-maggi-within-permissible-limit-4614692 The UK Food Standards Agency (FSA) has given a clean chit to Nestle’s Maggi noodles after it was banned in India for containing excess lead. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT Inside Food: Issue 13 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/features/featureinside-food-issue-13-4614831/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/features/featureinside-food-issue-13-4614831/ In our latest issue we learn more about functional food products, look at the Japanese breakfast offering from Wagamama, find out why seaweed is becoming mainstream, profile the rise of gourmet food vans and much more Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:28:00 GMT Automatic Pump Traps APT10-4.5 / APT14 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/thermal_processing/spirax-sarco/pressautomatic-pump-traps.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/thermal_processing/spirax-sarco/pressautomatic-pump-traps.html The APT has been designed to remove condensate from steam heat exchangers and process plant under operating conditions, and forms an integral part of the condensate removal process. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:20:00 GMT Color Measurement Solutions for the Food Industry http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/quality_control/color-measurement-solutions-food/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/quality_control/color-measurement-solutions-food/ The CM-5 is the first of a new generation of color measuring instruments for the laboratory, with which users can expect to benefit from increased productivity and improved accuracy of color measurement for nearly any sample form. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:51:00 GMT JBS to acquire Cargill’s pork businesses for $1.45bn http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsjbs-to-acquire-cargills-pork-businesses-for-145bn-4614282 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsjbs-to-acquire-cargills-pork-businesses-for-145bn-4614282 Brazil-based meat packer JBS' US unit Swift Pork will acquire the pork business of Cargill for $1.45bn. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT US to allow beef imports from Argentina and Brazil http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsus-to-allow-beef-import-from-argentina-and-brazil-4613682 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsus-to-allow-beef-import-from-argentina-and-brazil-4613682 The US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is now allowing beef imports from Argentina and Brazil. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT Digital-Flo™ Instantaneous Hot Water http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/hot-water/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/hot-water/ Armstrong blends revolutionary digital water temperature control technology with instantaneous heat exchanger design to deliver Digital-FloTM, an industry changing series of water heaters. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:07:00 GMT Bowman Ingredients to invest in facility dedicated to gluten-free products http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsbowman-ingredients-to-invest-in-facility-dedicated-to-gluten-free-products-4612601 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsbowman-ingredients-to-invest-in-facility-dedicated-to-gluten-free-products-4612601 UK-based food coatings company Bowman Ingredients will invest in the country's first dedicated production facility for gluten-free products. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT ConAgra to exit Private Brands labelling business http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsconagra-to-exit-private-brands-labeling-business-4613186 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsconagra-to-exit-private-brands-labeling-business-4613186 US-based packaged food company ConAgra Foods is planning to leave its struggling store-brand packaged food business to focus on enhancing its faster growing brand products, such as Chef Boyardee, Hebrew National hot dogs, and Slim Jim meat sticks. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Italy police seizes facility re-labelling Polish meat as Italian http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsitaly-police-seizes-facility-re-labelling-polish-meat-as-italian-4612294 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsitaly-police-seizes-facility-re-labelling-polish-meat-as-italian-4612294 Italian police have raided an illegal laboratory in Villaricca, near Naples that was allegedly boning cured Polish meat and re-labelling it as Italian. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT London’s first underground farm to start trading in July http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newslondons-first-underground-farm-to-start-trading-in-july-4611538 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newslondons-first-underground-farm-to-start-trading-in-july-4611538 London's first underground farm, Growing Underground, located in disused World War II tunnels beneath the Northern Line at Clapham will start trading for the first time in mid-July. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Bürkert to Present Diaphragm Tube Valve Bodies at ACHMEA 2015 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/processing/christian-burkert/pressburkert-achemea.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/processing/christian-burkert/pressburkert-achemea.html Bürkert is presenting a new type of diaphragm tube valve bodies that has been developed for applications in hygienic environments at ACHMEA 2015. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:45:00 GMT An Inline Flowmeter from Bürkert http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/processing/christian-burkert/pressinline-flowmeter-burkert.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/processing/christian-burkert/pressinline-flowmeter-burkert.html Surface Acoustic Wave (SAW) technology was not used for inline measurement of the flow rate in pipes in the past. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:30:00 GMT USDA proposes changes to Child and Adult Care Food Program http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsusda-proposes-changes-to-child-and-adult-care-food-program-4611443 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsusda-proposes-changes-to-child-and-adult-care-food-program-4611443 The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has proposed the overhaul of a federal programme that feeds low-income-group children for the first time in 50 years. Sun, 28 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT General Mills likely to slash up to 725 jobs http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsgeneral-mills-likely-to-slash-up-to-725-jobs-4610395 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsgeneral-mills-likely-to-slash-up-to-725-jobs-4610395 General Mills, known for manufacturing Cheerios, Bisquick and Yoplait, will cut 675 to 725 jobs in an attempt to reduce costs. Sun, 28 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Sorting the Good from the Bad: A Smart Investment in Food Safety, says TOMRA http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/tomra/presssorting-smart-investment-tomra.html http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/contractors/quality_control/tomra/presssorting-smart-investment-tomra.html Data revealing aflatoxins to be the biggest cause of food-related recalls demonstrates the important role effective sorting and quality analysis systems can play in boosting food safety on the production line, says TOMRA Sorting Food. Fri, 26 Jun 2015 14:39:00 GMT Baker's Yeast Production Process http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/bakers-yeast-production-process/ http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ingredients/bakers-yeast-production-process/ Rich in protein and vitamins, yeast is an important base material for the food processing, nutrients and the pharmaceutical industries. Selected yeast strains are used in the production of bread and other baked goods. Fri, 26 Jun 2015 08:28:00 GMT IFC, partners to provide long-term loans to coffee farmers in Nicaragua http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsifc-partners-to-provide-long-term-loans-to-coffee-farmers-in-nicaragua-4610214 http://www.foodprocessing-technology.com/news/newsifc-partners-to-provide-long-term-loans-to-coffee-farmers-in-nicaragua-4610214 The International Finance Corporation (IFC) will be providing long-term loans to Nicaraguan coffee farmers to help them deal with the effects of coffee rust fungus that has been damaging crops and threatening their livelihoods. Thu, 25 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT