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Boosting productivity at PPMA

Posted on 21 August 2014

To help production managers explore the cost-effective alternatives to manually decorating products, Advanced Dynamics Ltd will be showcasing a range of innovative and versatile automated labelling, sleeving and feeding equipment at the PPMA Show in Birmingham, from 30 September to 2 October.

Faerch-DurhamPlant5Investment in UK plant

Posted on 21 August 2014

Faerch Plast is set to double production capacity in the UK following the planned installation of an additional extrusion line and associated thermoformers at its Durham-based manufacturing facility by early 2015.

CAO B3000 CHOC DUO res high, close up[4]Chocolate processing

Posted on 19 August 2014

Caotech has optimised its CAO B3000 and CAO B3000-CHOC chocolate/compound mixing and uniform refining lines.

blueSpirulina approved as colorant

Posted on 14 August 2014

The United States Food and Drug Administration has approved the use of spirulina as a colorant for a wider range of applications.

Latest issue

Screen Shot 2014-07-16 at 15.03.34July/ August 2014

The July/ August 2014 issue of Confectionery Production is available to read online for logged-in subscribers.

Product focus: extruded confectionery Equipment: forming and extrusion Ingredients: flavours and colours Packaging: pick and place and robotics Show report: Interpack