News on Processing Equipment
Duravant Presents its Sorting and Handling Equipment at Pack Expo Las Vegas, all brands together for the first time
September 01, 2023Duravant’s newly-formed Food Sorting and Handling Solutions group, which includes operating companies Key Technology, Multiscan Technologies, PPM Technologies and WECO, will exhibit for the first time together at Pack Expo Las Vegas, September 11 – 13th, in booth C-4230.
Agristo buys closed Tereos sugar factory in France to construct a new frozen potato processing plant
August 28, 2023Agristo is planning to set up a production unit for frozen potato products in France, creating 350 jobs and requiring an investment of €350 million. Today, Tereos has signed an MOU with Agristo, enabling this project on the site of its former sugar factory in Escaudœuvres, in the North of France.
Dewulf to present new potato planter at Potato Europe 2023: Certa 40 Integral
August 27, 2023In keeping with the four-yearly tradition, one of the potato sector's most important trade fairs, Potato Europe, will soon again be held in Kain (Doornik), Belgium. Among a range of innovations Dewulf will present at Potato Europe 2023, the main eye catcher will be an entirely new cup planter, named Certa 40 Integral.
Key Technology Introduces All-New Compass Optical Sorters
August 23, 2023Key Technology, a member of the Duravant family of operating companies, introduces the all-new COMPASS® family of food optical sorters. Powered by next-generation inspection technology as well as a new sort engine and ergonomic user interface.
Vanmark Names Mike Barber as Sales Manager
August 23, 2023Vanmark, an industrial potato and produce processing equipment manufacturer, today announced it has named Mike Barber as Sales Manager. Barber is transitioning to this role after working as an applications specialist with Vanmark’s sister brand PFI.
FPS Food Process Solutions Acquires GEM Equipment of Oregon as Part of Strategic Product Diversification
August 22, 2023FPS Food Process Solutions, a global leader in freezing and cooling equipment, today announced it has acquired GEM Equipment of Oregon. This acquisition allows FPS to diversify its product offering to include GEM Equipment’s well-known fryers and blanchers.
GIC to celebrate two impressive milestones at British Potato 23
August 22, 2023One of the UK's leading manufacturers of packaging machinery will celebrate two significant milestones at this year's British Potato Show.
Haith to unveil drying and box tippling innovations at British Potato 2023 (BP23)
August 21, 2023The UK's leading manufacturer of potato handling equipment has announced it is launching several new products at this year's British Potato show. Event sponsors Haith Group will unveil its new potato dryer and the latest version of its Queen's Award-winning Rota-Tip at the November event.
Inside Lamb Weston’s USD 415 Million American Falls expansion project
August 20, 2023Lamb Weston is in the process of significantly expanding french fry production capacity at its American Falls facility, according to a story by Sean Ellis on Idaho Farm Bureau Federation’s website.
Reyco Systems Appoints Patrick Hester as Director of Sales and Marketing
August 16, 2023Reyco Systems, a growing name in the food processing equipment industry, is thrilled to announce a significant enhancement to its team with the appointment of Patrick Hester as the Director of Sales and Marketing.