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A Practical Guide to Metal Detection in the Food Manufacturing Industry This document, which was created by AccuPak supply partner Fortress Technology, provides an excellen…

A Practical Guide to Metal Detection in the Food Manufacturing Industry

This document, which was created by AccuPak supply partner Fortress Technology, provides an excellent review of the types of metal detectors using in food production environments, and also offers excellent advice on how to optimise the performance of such systems.

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Packaging Technology Survey 2017 – Report The Australian Food & Grocery Council (AFGC) State of the Industry Report 2016 stated that capit…

Packaging Technology Survey 2017 – Report

The Australian Food & Grocery Council (AFGC) State of the Industry Report 2016 stated that capital investment in the food and beverage sector had declined significantly for three years and is now back to levels not seen since the middle of the GFC in 2009-10.

The AFGC’s report prompted the PKN Packaging News and Food & Drink Business Packaging Technology Survey 2017.

In this survey, we sought input from industry to gain insight into current Australian industry practices, drivers and future plans related to the purchase of packaging line equipment and robotics automation technology.

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Guide to handling a metal contamination food recall Any food recall incident is a crisis situation that requires quick action to mitigate any longstandi…

Guide to handling a metal contamination food recall

Any food recall incident is a crisis situation that requires quick action to mitigate any longstanding
financial and reputational damage. AccuPak and Fortress Technology examine the different factors that
can make food operators vulnerable to a recall, even with inspection equipment in place.

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Peanut Van case study The Peanut Van is an Australian icon. Established in 1969, it has serviced hundreds of thousands of…

Peanut Van case study

The Peanut Van is an Australian icon. Established in 1969, it has serviced hundreds of thousands of
customers from all over Australia and the world. In late 2016, production was set to soar
after the company secured a new national distribution agreement with IGA Foodland

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