NEWS FROM THE WORLDWIDE FOOD EXPO: Safeline debuted its Mobile Training Platform at the Worldwide Food Expo in Chicago. The customized bus with a selection of Safeline equipment onboard will travel throughout the United States visiting food and pharmaceutical plants to conduct informational and training sessions with plant employees.See video clip of this machine
A system that uses high-pressure water to kill food pathogens helped Winsoms of Walla Walla launch 8-oz and 2 1/2-lb resealable pouches of refrigerated, chopped onions to the Pacific Northwest this month, with nationwide distribution expected by next year.
The Apha PW-12 powered checkweigher weighs up to 200 irregularly shaped or unsupported pouches/min at an accuracy of +- 0.5 g. It easily integrates into existing lines and accepts flexible or rigid packages up to 8 lb in sizes to 14’’ x 8’’.
OCS Checkweigher (Snellville, GA) offers the HC-Pharma, a special system designed to handle up to 16 different infeed screws. Machine can therefore accommodate more than 45 different product shapes and sizes within a single production line.