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 →

  At IFFA 2013, METALQUIMIA presented TWINVAC “EVOLUTION”, the “ALL-IN-ONE” whole-muscle stuffer suitable for all types of meats, from emulsions to pieces of whole muscle, which makes it possible to obtain maximum compacting, the greatest weight precision and highest stuffing speed on the market, resulting in a stuffed product ofRead More →

  METALQUIMIA presented at IFFA 2013 the SPRAYPLUS® SYSTEM technology, a surprising evolution of the conventional Spray Effect which brings significant advantages to the injection process of cooked meat products. The patented SPRAYPLUS® technology provides for adjustable needle retraction, creating more uniform brine distribution and reducing the formation of brineRead More →

  At IFFA’2013, METALQUIMIA introduced the TURBOMEAT® Process, the gateway to Accelerated Intensive Massaging (AIM) which makes it possible to accelerate the process of massaging and maturing cooked meat products, resulting in significantly shorter process times (up to 50% reduction in the total massaging time), without having to relinquish versatilityRead More →

  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 →

  Handtmann is an experienced technology supplier and a specialist in developing automation solutions in the food processing sector. The key components for success are tuned to today’s customers’ wishes and market requirements. Product developments, variability in production and room for expansion and capacity adaptations are taken into account. HandtmannRead More →

  Intenso Pur was developed for the meat and the general foods industries and is used as a substitute for traditionally used seasonings. It adds a balanced aromatic fl avour and complements the overall sensory impression. Its advantages at a glance: no added monosodium glutamate no yeast extract no palmRead More →