K-TRON Acquires Premier Pneumatics, Inc.
K-Tron International, Inc. announced the acquisition of all of the stock of privately-held Premier Pneumatics, Inc. (“Premier”), a manufacturer of pneumatic conveying and bulk handling equipment for the North American market
K-Tron Process Group In Collaboration With Malvern Process Systems, Howorth Pharma, Fitzpatrick, And Leistritz To Present Joint Pharmaceutical Seminar In Cork, Ireland And Manchester, England
The K-Tron Process Group, in collaboration with key suppliers of equipment and instrumentation to the pharmaceutical industry including Malvern Process Systems, Howorth Pharma, Fitzpatrick, and Leistritz, have announced the presentation of a joint pharmaceutical seminar, “Innovations in Pharmaceutical Processing”, to be held on November 29th in Cork, Ireland and November 30th in Manchester, England
What Is Your Down-Time Worth?
Down-time costs occur during cleaning, routine maintenance, set-up and more critically, in equipment failure. To help processors decrease these costs, Quadro, the pioneer in the field of conical screen milling, was the first to develop the inline Underdriven Mill in 1985 and to bring the technology to market in 1990
Increasing Production Efficiency & Product Quality In Ready-To-Use Frosting Manufacturing
Ready-to-use frostings have gained in popularity in recent years. Prepared frostings typically consist of sugar, gums and flavors such as cocoa and vanilla, which are dispersed into a solution of corn syrup and water.
Efficient Bulk Tank & Silo Turnover For Dairy Operations
Quadro Ytron™ recently sold several Y Jet Mixers for bulk tank mixing and gentle handling of shear-sensitive products. Some products that the Jet Mixer has successfully mixed include yogurt pre-mix, infant formula, condensed milk whey, milk serum, buttermilk storage, milk protein isolate, cream and fresh cheese
Saving Time & Money In Wet Wipe Manufacturing
Pre-saturated or “wet” wipes have grown in popularity over the past number of years. Most wipes are Isopropyl Alcohol (IPA) and/or DI (de-ionized) water-based, with mild cleaning agents impregnated into non-woven materials
The State Of The Art In Finance
In the wake of recent accounting scandals and the
increasingly competitive business environment,
many CFOs and the finance organizations they lead
have started to take on new strategic roles within the
enterprise. This SAP Insight will discuss recent trends and best
practices, as well as provide examples for those companies
with best-practice processes, models, and technologies. Submitted by SAP Americas.
Delumping Frozen Vegetable Blocks
An international manufacturer of prepared frozen foods approached Quadro to develop a process to delump and disperse frozen vegetables into a sauce mixture
One-Step Manufacturing Of Laundry Detergent Additives
A manufacturer of soap products approached Quadro looking for assistance in developing a new product - a detergent additive. The additive would be soap-based and would provide extra cleaning power to regular laundry detergent
Filling V-Blenders Quickly And Efficiently
A large pharmaceutical customer was looking for a Conveyor System to fill their V-Blenders with powdered ingredients of varying bulk densities