A new product from Inox Australia – the Scorpion Instantiser – was released this month for food manufacturers of viscous product such as dips, soups, and sauces.

When your staff can’t work from home, systems can be put in place now to keep your workforce – and your business – safe. Workplaces using Contact Harald become the 'first line of defence', providing data sets to assist DHHS contact tracing when needed.

Investindustrial, an investment group, has inked an agreement to acquire a majority stake in machinery and automated line designer and manufacturer Della Toffola.

Beumer Group will exhibit its expertise in conveying, loading, palletising and packaging of building materials and (petro)chemical products at Powtech in Nuremberg from 30 September to 1 October.

Dematic has launched a new series of automated guided vehicles (AGVs) that, the company said, offer high accuracy and agile navigation for improved flexibility in the warehouse.

Machine builder HMPS partnered with the SMC Corporation Australia New Zealand to design and custom fit a new HMPS pouch unloader cell for an export customer in Thailand.

The trend towards clamshell packaging for snacks, salads, sushi or pastries is growing and labels play an important part in this: for identification, as well as for closing and sealing.

Profile Solutions, a manufacturer of leak detectors and automation equipment, is on track to manufacture a record number of leak testers, despite the difficulties of working during Covid-19.

KHS is launching its Innoket Neo Flex modular labelling machine, which features quick-change modules, making it a flexible system that can be used for all standard labelling techniques.

Food processing, X-ray inspection and industrial hygiene equipment expert FPE has had a brand refresh after operating for 37 years of operations.

For more than eight years, Nord Drivesystems has supplied French manufacturer of wine pumps Cazaux Rotorflex with decentralised drive systems consisting of a geared motor and frequency inverter.

Mitsubishi Electric Australia has expanded its off-the-shelf high efficiency, inverter driven e-series modular chiller line-up by adding new 150 and 180kW modules.

Static electricity can wreak havoc in a production plant, and now in the thick of winter, static electricity is everywhere. The solution is an ioniser, which ionises air molecules.

A fleet of Toyota forklifts is at the heart of a thriving waste-recycling centre at Sydney Markets at a Green Point waste-recycling facility, which has since built up its capacity and its Toyota forklift fleet.

With the pandemic showing signs of receding, in Australasia at least, manufacturing has been given a green light and companies are accelerating production.

Intelligent product-identification solutions specialist Matthews has launched a customer support system, Care 24x7, offering remote help to manufacturers.