At IFFA 2013, METALQUIMIA displayed the D-ICER Reactor for multi-stage defrosting of whole-muscle or minced meat products. The exclusive D-ICER defrosting technology designed by METALQUIMIA combines total control of the thermal cycles of heating and cooling, the vacuum phases and the types of movement of the meat, with veryRead More →

  METALQUIMIA displayed at IFFA 2013 the new MULTIPLUS marinating lines for fresh meats (models Multiplus 360 and Multiplus 720), with a wide range of new features for optimal costs and functionality, greater injection precision and very high quality and consistency of fresh marinated products. The new MULTIPLUS injectors forRead More →

  The QDS Process® technology is based on a continuous digitization system which applies traditional air drying to fermented slices instead of whole pieces. This results in a substantial reduction in production times, going from a process requiring several weeks to a drying period of between 15 and 60 minutes.Read More →

  The Meyn-Ishida alliance has completed the installation of a chicken processing and packing plant in Russia’s Belgorod province for poultry giant ZAO Prioskolie. The state-of-the-art plant includes Ishida’s recently-developed weigh-batching technology, which has revolutionised the speed, accuracy and compactness of styling and packing operations  Prioskolie is Russia’s largest poultryRead More →

  At Fachpack 2013 which takes place in Nuremberg, MULTIVAC will be showing selections from its extensive portfolio of thermoforming packaging machines, traysealers, vacuum chamber machines, labellers, quality control systems and automation solutions, and even right up to turnkey lines.  From the compact table-top model to the fully automated packagingRead More →

  In-line innovation Adding value by marinating  As a full-line supplier, Marel Townsend Further Processing can provide technologically advanced equipment for every step in your production line. Now there is an innovative new solution for further processors wishing to marinate portioned products. The RevoPortioner – ValueSpray in-line solution allows youRead More →

  Traditional defrosting The traditional defrosting methods introduce a number of difficulties directly related to the heat transfer mechanisms: slow process (hours, sometimes days); bacteria growth in the product; high drip loss (economic loss); deterioration of the product surface; batch processing (high handling costs, risk of breakage, bruising and otherRead More →

  The innovative ModularLoader that was on display at the IFFA exhibition in Frankfurt was no longer for sale as it had already been snapped up by Charcuterie des Flandres. The Belgium-based company has a production facility in Dunkirk, France. That is where the ModularLoader is headed after the IFFA.Read More →

  MPS Meat Processing Systems and KJ Industries announce that KJ has been acquired by MPS. KJ’s leading position in cutting and deboning and its advanced logistic solutions will further strengthen MPS’ market leadership position. Remko Rosman, CEO of MPS, comments: “We are very pleased with this move. KJ isRead More →