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Dynamic Systems Inc. releases SIMBA Lite for produce packers and shippers

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Sep-22 Tue 10:06
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Dynamic Systems, Inc., a software developer specializing in Traceability and Inventory Systems for Fresh Food, has launched a new low cost version of their SIMBA system designed to give smaller produce growers, packers and shippers accessibility to those the features of higher level traceability and…

Crux Agribotics develops SortiPack for sweet pointed peppers

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Sep-04 Fri 08:17
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Crux Agribotics expands its SortiPack product portfolio by developing a Grading, Sorting and Packing application for sweet pointed pepper. Sweet pointed peppers are becoming more popular. Mainly due to taste and health value, the consumption by consumers is increasing. Sweet pointed peppers are available…

Processing lines for the agricultural and food sectors

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Sep-04 Fri 08:13
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'Thanks to our extensive experience, we manufacture equipment for the agricultural and food, retail, industrial and commercial sectors looking for weighing, dosing, packaging, storing solutions etc. Our markets of reference are mainly Europe, central and southern America and north Africa,' reports Santo…

Rapidly destemming cherry tomatoes

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Sep-03 Thu 09:28
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Convenience fruit sales have risen considerably in recent years. Mixed fruit salads containing grapes are very popular in supermarkets all over the world. Small wonder, then, that the Destemmer is one of the Dutch company, ZTI's, international best-selling machines. It's well-know that it destems grapes…

Crux Agribotics develops SortiPack for sweet pointed peppers

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Sep-03 Thu 09:26
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Crux Agribotics expands its SortiPack product portfolio by developing a Grading, Sorting and Packing application for sweet pointed pepper. Sweet pointed peppers are becoming more popular. Mainly due to taste and health value, the consumption by consumers is increasing. Sweet pointed peppers are available…

Multi-functional cutting machine satisfies Chinese market demand for sliced fruits and vegetables

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Sep-02 Wed 11:15
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Consumers have been paying even more attention to food safety since the outbreak of Covid-19. At the same time, there is also a growing demand for sliced fruits and vegetables. The cutting up of fruits and vegetables is an important step in the processing of fruits and vegetables. This step is not just…

Newtec ups automated grading equipment for potatoes and carrots

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Sep-02 Wed 11:15
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Around the world, countless potato and carrot producers have are choosing for optical sorting equipment for their packhouses. This enables them to ensure consistent quality output and provides the opportunity to optimise an entire crop’s value. One brand at the forefront of this technology is Newtec, an…

'Cameras and lasers complement each other in the optical sorting'

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Sep-02 Wed 11:13
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Optimum Sorting was founded in 2017. That makes this Dutch company the newest player on the market. “First and foremost, we want our company to build a technological lead,” says Steve. “First, with the new sorting platform, the Cloudsorter. Then with the introduction of a multispectral higher resolution…

'Accurate to less than a millimeter'

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Sep-01 Tue 09:13
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Martin Bourgondiën, as Commtrad machines’ owner, sells Select machinery to fruit and vegetable companies.  close-up of the 6-legged finger rotor on the Arcus The client Martin just visited has a new Select Arcus optical sorter. It replaced the 16-year-old Agroselector that was standing in the company’s peeling…

'More options for sorting potatoes'

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Aug-28 Fri 09:22
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Many optical sorting machines work by discarding subpar material or foreign matter from a batch of potatoes. But some sorters check products’ quality. “It’s a matter of good, bad, or repeel,” says Sjors Vullings of Marcelissen. “We've had a sorter on the market for almost a year. It can, however, do so…

'Space and budget constraints result in a need to be inventive with machine solutions'

Submitted by Andrew Simard on 2020-Jul-20 Mon 09:27
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More and more companies are trying to diversify their product lines in order to be able to adapt to changes in the market. In an increasingly globalized and everchanging fruit and vegetable sector growers, packhouses and processors are looking for flexibility for their daily operations. ProEx Food LLC.…

Automated shuttle car optimizes packhouse flow

Submitted by Andrew Simard on 2020-Jul-20 Mon 09:26
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Many packhouses are looking to reduce the amount of forklifts operating on the floor and for that reason Somerset West-based Gossamer Packaging Machinery have designed an automated shuttle car for the circulation of empty and full pallets or bins without the use of pallet jacks or forklifts. The shuttle…

British Columbia cherry packers invest in new grading lines and cold storage

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Jul-09 Thu 10:57
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Back in 2002, Global Fruit was established to support BC cherry growers in marketing their cherries to markets around the world. Since then, the company as well as the growers and packers it represents, have grown exponentially. “This year, Global Fruit is proud to be working with six packing houses and…