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Act now to comply with food-safety regulations

December 10, 2013

The global food industry is faced with some of the biggest food-safety changes in history. Not only has the U.S. proposed changes in the way food safety will be addressed, but so has Canada, China, India and other countries. 


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Chips aplenty

December 9, 2013

Stale chips? Think again. Manufacturers are finding interesting ways of keeping  the chips category fresh. And flavors are really getting wild, like chocolate and coconut. Just don’t fill the bag half way.


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Warehouse & Distribution

Keeping an eye on inspection/detection

November 11, 2013

In bakeries and snack plants, packaging operations are becoming more automated, sophisticated and complex due to new food-safety regulations. We uncover a few advances in metal detection and x-ray technology that are helping to facilitate these food producers’ inspection/detection processes.


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Packaging

Flexible form/fill/seal

November 11, 2013

Increased bag-format flexibility is one of many new capabilities in form/fill/seal (f/f/s) packaging systems. Versatility, high performance and high speeds go hand in hand with what manufacturers need, as does easier maintenance. But these days, equipment designed with sanitation in mind gets extra high marks.


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Processing Technology

Filling a niche

November 11, 2013

Bakers who are considering adding bars, cakes, muffins and other niche products to their offerings will find that, in many cases, the equipment they need already exists.


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Ingredient Technology

Sweetening success

November 11, 2013

When it comes to quality, taste and cost, today’s sugar substitutes are becoming a sweet choice for producers of baked goods and snacks.


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Market Trends

Cookies and crackers share similarities

November 11, 2013

A large part of the bakery industry, cookies and crackers have a lot in common these days. Bakers are creating better-for-you products in both these segments that fit more specialty consumer needs.


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Health & Wellness

Omega 3 fatty acids and other antioxidants

November 11, 2013

Omega 3 fatty acids and antioxidants have become household words. The body doesn’t make Omega 3s, so we must get them in our food supply. Fortunately, thousands of antioxidants are found in grains, fruits, vegetables, nuts and legumes.


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Craving cannoli?

November 11, 2013

You will, if you try one from Golden Cannoli Shells Inc. The family-owned, 40-year-old bakery is rolling in the dough at its more spacious, 30,000-sq.-ft. production facility in Chelsea, Mass., to which it relocated in September. The largest national cannoli maker in the U.S. strives for top product quality and strict food-safety standards as well as to ‘just doing things right.’ It’s these and many other reasons that make Golden Cannoli our 2013 Bakery of the Year.


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Creating cannoli

November 7, 2013

From humble beginnings 40+ years ago in a small bakery near Boston to a 30,000-sq.-ft. plant today in Chelsea, Mass., outfitted with four production lines, Golden Cannoli Shells Inc. now generates more than 100,000 cannoli shells each day. The more spacious plant is also allowing the bakery to significantly increase its capacity.


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