Food & Confectionery

Technical Audits: Getting a check-up from head to toe

Just like we human beings, production equipment also needs a health check-up every now and then, performed by a team of specialist “doctors”.

Whether it is the output or scrap rate, set-up or handling time – packaging and processing lines have many areas where subtle problems can hide. But once a problem is recognized, how is the manufacturer to identify these hidden issues without disassembling the entire line?

We have got the answer: a “technical audit”.

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Syntegon packages famous chocolate Toblerone

Their recognition value is incredible: at every airport, Toblerone’s striking packaging lures travellers into duty-free shops. Since its invention in 1909, Toblerone has been produced in the Swiss capital Berne, and nowhere else. Here, 97 percent of all bars are produced and packaged, and then distributed all over the world.

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Make shelf life your competitive advantage

Extend the shelf life of your bakery products

 

Bakery products are an essential part of a balanced diet. Today, a wide variety of bakery products can be found on supermarket shelves. However, like many processed foods, bakery products are subject to spoilage. In order to increase time for shipping and retailing, while still offering the customer a fresh, resilient and flavorful product, maximizing shelf life is essential. …more



90 years of Makat Candy Technology GmbH

Makat Candy Technology, a company of the Bosch Packaging Technology Group, looks back on a 90-year history this year. While it all started with a small wooden mogul plant, Makat is now one of the most successful special machine manufacturers for the production of fruit gums, jellies and sugar confectionery. One thing is for sure: this story convinces with its innovative strength. …more


FachPack: Bosch presents all new Case Packer Elematic 2001

“The cat’s finally out of the bag.” With the press release in mid-July, Bosch announced its new development – the Elematic 2001 WA as innovative case packer. Bosch presents the Elematic 2001 at Fachpack 2019 to the public for the first time: the visitors will have the opportunity to experience the machine live and in a Virtual Reality World.

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“The best equipment in the world doesn’t do you any good if you can’t clean it”

If you are into ice cream manufacturing, it is worth talking to John Devine, Bosch Sales Manager for North America. He looks back on years of first-hand experience in plant and operations management in cultured dairy products, extruded and molded ice cream products, cheese production, whey processing and plant sanitation management. He is aware of the challenges that ice cream producers face. Here, he shares some insights for buyers of ice cream filling and packaging machines. …more


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