Engineering News | Food and Beverages https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/food-and-beverages Wed, 27 May 2020 02:21:56 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 S African wines captivate palates of the Russians https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-wines-captivate-palates-of-the-russians-2020-02-28 Khutso Maphatsoe Food and Beverages Fri, 13 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545965 1583821360 1584050400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Bank funds beverages company expansion strategy into Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bank-funds-beverages-company-expansion-2020-02-28 Khutso Maphatsoe Food and Beverages Fri, 13 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545935 1583821360 1584050400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company upgrades its ERP for companies in food and bev industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-upgrades-its-erp-for-companies-2020-02-28 Khutso Maphatsoe Food and Beverages Fri, 13 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545859 1583821360 1584050400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Spray drying cost effective, reduces allergens https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/spray-drying-cost-effective-reduces-allergens-2020-02-28 Khutso Maphatsoe Food and Beverages Fri, 13 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545868 1583917854 1584050400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000856306_resized_foodbeveragefeaturesunspraychocolatecupcake0220201022.jpg WINDOW OF OPPORTUNITY New technology in spray drying will create opportunities in food and non-food segments such as pet food 511 287 Pneumatic components assist in disposing waste https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pneumatic-components-assist-in-disposing-of-waste-2020-02-28 Khutso Maphatsoe Food and Beverages Fri, 13 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545947 1583917813 1584050400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000856303_resized_foodbeverageberntelpneumaticswaterfreeunits0220201022.jpg SOLUTION DRIVEN Berntel SA focuses on a wide range of pneumatic, industrial and automation components 511 287 Manufacturer offers hoists for industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-offers-hoists-for-industry-2020-02-28 Khutso Maphatsoe Food and Beverages Fri, 13 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545938 1583917466 1584050400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000856310_resized_foodbeveragefeaturebeckerkitofoodgradeer20220201022.jpg TWICE AS NICE These hoists are available as single speed units or with adjustable two-speed and dual speed selection 511 287 Data, AI to increase FMCG profits and save costs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/data-ai-to-increase-fmcg-profits-and-save-costs-2020-03-02 Khutso Maphatsoe Food and Beverages Fri, 13 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546031 1583917867 1584050400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000856362_resized_foodbeverageandrewdawsonmacmobile0220201022.jpg ANDREW DAWSON Using technology will enable distributors to acquire feedback on all their products through the amount of data that is collected 511 287 Premium instant coffee launched https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/premium-instant-coffee-launched-2020-02-28 Khutso Maphatsoe Food and Beverages Fri, 13 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545957 1584340911 1584050400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Andrew Mentis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/andrew-mentis-2019-03-15 Creamer Media Reporter Food and Beverages Tue, 19 Nov 2019 13:30:00 +0200 514003 1574163018 1574163000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786666_resized_0000572362andrewmentis21022.jpg 511 287 Interest growing in cultivation of plant-based protein alternatives https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/interest-growing-in-cultivation-of-plant-based-protein-alternatives-2019-08-23 Tracy Hancock Food and Beverages Fri, 23 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 528055 1566205800 1566511200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000817207_resized_macadamiafactory0820191022.jpg FARM SMARTER, NOT BIGGER South Africa needs agriculture centres of excellence through which business, government and tertiary institutions collaborate on world-leading innovations in food production 511 287 Artisanal cheesemaking tough sector, says award winning cheesemaker https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/artisanal-cheesemaking-tough-sector-says-award-winning-cheesemaker-2019-08-07 Tracy Hancock Food and Beverages Fri, 23 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 528060 1566205800 1566511200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000817271_resized_sadairychampionshipswinner2019belnori0820191022.jpg BIG CHEESE Belnori Boutique Cheesery’s St Francis of Ashisi cheese was named South Africa’s 2019 Dairy Product of the Year in March 511 287 Bread industry campaign to increase S Africa’s fibre consumption https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bread-industry-campaign-to-increase-south-africans-fibre-consumption-2019-08-23 Tracy Hancock Food and Beverages Fri, 23 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 528113 1566205800 1566511200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000817312_resized_wholewheatbread0820191022.jpg WHITE OR BROWN? The chamber is working on a campaign to increase local consumption of brown and whole-wheat bread by South African consumers 511 287 Brexit concerning, but wine demand growing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brexit-concerning-but-demand-for-s-african-wine-growing-steadily-2019-08-23 Tracy Hancock Food and Beverages Fri, 23 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 528069 1566205800 1566511200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000817213_resized_wosa08201921022.jpg PRICING PARITY South Africa’s wine industry needs to continue increasing the value of its wines to ensure the industry’s sustainability 511 287 Drive technology ensures efficiency in bakery automation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-bakery-automation-specialist-employing-german-drive-tech-2019-08-08 Tracy Hancock Food and Beverages Fri, 23 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 528159 1566205801 1566511200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000817407_resized_dalespiralseweurodrivemovigear0820191022.jpg CONTRACT IN NIGERIA SEW-Eurodrive has supplied its first Movigear to Dale Spiral Systems & Bakery Automation for a project in Benin 511 287 South African beverage sector aiming for cleaner production https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-african-beverage-sector-aiming-for-cleaner-production-2019-08-23 Tracy Hancock Food and Beverages Fri, 23 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 528049 1566205801 1566511200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000817774_resized_ncpcbevsa08191022.jpg CLEANER AND GREENER The food and beverage industry should explore how to be part of the transition to green enterprise and green economy 511 287 Vibrating-equipment supplier cites stable demand from food sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vibrating-equipment-supplier-cites-stable-demand-from-food-sector-2019-08-23 Tracy Hancock Food and Beverages Fri, 23 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 528061 1566205800 1566511200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000817210_resized_3dsnipoffeedervipro1022.jpg GOOD VIBRATIONS Vipro is continuously supplying clients in the food industry with electromagnetic drives, electromechanical drives and vibrating equipment 511 287 Innovation critical for survival https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/innovation-critical-for-survival-2019-08-12 Tracy Hancock Food and Beverages Fri, 23 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 528386 1566205802 1566511200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000818440_resized_foodprocessing0820191022.jpg BETTER, FASTER FOOD PRODUCTION The automation of mundane and repeatable tasks improves accuracy, drives efficiency and lowers risks 511 287 OLI SA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/oli-sa-2019-03-15 Creamer Media Reporter Food and Beverages Fri, 23 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514004 1566211931 1566511200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786670_resized_mve5001n50a0foodvibratingconveyorslovakiajan201811022.jpg 511 287 JIT is key to optimising the FMCG supply chain https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jit-is-key-to-optimising-the-fmcg-supply-chain-2019-08-20 Tracy Hancock Food and Beverages Fri, 23 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 529214 1566366915 1566511200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000819680_resized_andrewdawsonmacmobile0820191022.jpg ANDREW DAWSON In an industry where all parties are fighting for every cent in the value chain, the ability to streamline and optimise processes is a huge competitive advantage 511 287 New entrants should be cautious, protect ideas https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-entrants-should-be-cautious-protect-ideas-2019-08-23 Tracy Hancock Food and Beverages Fri, 23 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 528322 1566886233 1566511200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Declining poultry profitability halves Astral’s interim operating profit https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/declining-poultry-profitability-halves-astrals-interim-operating-profit-2019-05-13 Tasneem Bulbulia FOOD AND BEVERAGE Mon, 13 May 2019 14:56:00 +0200 519448 1557752254 1557752160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Coca-Cola facilitates health services delivery https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coca-cola-facilitates-health-services-delivery-2019-03-15 Thabi Madiba Food and Beverages Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512910 1552313817 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784169_resized_cocacolabeveragesafrica1116jpg1022.jpg AFRIFOOT PRINT Coca-Cola’s project last mile kick-started pilots in newer countries including Liberia, Sierre Leone, Swaziland and Nigeria 511 287 Company recognised by Top Employers Institute https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/food-and-beverage-company-recognised-by-top-employers-institute-2019-03-15 Thabi Madiba Food and Beverages Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512994 1552313818 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784366_resized_tigerbrandsenterprisereuters1022.jpg FACTORY SHOP Germiston meat processing facility reopened its doors to the public following the confirmation that the listeriosis outbreak was over 511 287 Grain conveyor solution system offered https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grain-conveyor-solution-system-offered-2019-03-15 Thabi Madiba Food and Beverages Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512954 1552313817 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Movement calls for Brazilian chicken import ban https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/movement-calls-for-brazilian-chicken-import-ban-2019-03-15 Thabi Madiba Food and Beverages Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512731 1552313817 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783803_resized_chickenprocessline0820171022bloomberg.jpg CHICKEN FOOT CHICKEN BASE Brazil now accounts for more than 60% of South Africa’s chicken imports, while local producers claim imports are not necessary at all 511 287 Quality inspection results in significant time and money savings https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/quality-inspection-results-in-significant-savings-2019-03-15 Thabi Madiba Food and Beverages Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513049 1552313819 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Software simplifies food manufacturing processes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/software-simplifies-food-manufacturing-processes-2019-03-15 Thabi Madiba Food and Beverages Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512727 1552313817 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783807_resized_supplychain0618bloomberg21022.jpg POOR PLANNING Too often, poor planning in the supply chain results in too many incorrect products, which leaves too little cash to keep the right products in stock 511 287 TymeBank goes live in Pick n Pay and Boxer stores https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tymebank-goes-live-in-pick-n-pay-and-boxer-stores-2019-03-15 Thabi Madiba Food and Beverages Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512916 1552313817 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784190_resized_magnetmarsledlightinginstalledatstangersboxersuperstoreoutlet0520171022.jpg CUSTOMER CARE A TymeBank customer will be able to earn Smart Shopper points anywhere when they use their TymeBank card to make a purchase. 511 287 Trawling for a cleaner environment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trawling-for-a-cleaner-environment-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495048 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745759_resized_foodbevhake0818bloomberg1022.jpg HAKING ITS TOLL Hake takes less toll on the environment than most other farmed proteins 511 287 Organiser extends show to cater to demand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/organiser-extends-show-to-cater-to-demand-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495151 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Appletiser wins over the European market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/appletiser-wins-over-the-european-market-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495165 1534831359 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746001_resized_foodbevappeltiser08181022.jpg EUROPEAN APPEAL Appletiser has been welcomed outside of the African continent 511 287 Compact aluminium gear units used in F&B industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/compact-aluminium-gear-units-for-food-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495152 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745953_resized_foodbevsew08181022.jpg MAKING THE GRADE Food grade bevel gears being locally produced 511 287 Company first to use CO2 refrigeration in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-first-to-use-co2-refrigeration-in-s-africa-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495046 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745752_resized_foodbevmediterraneanfans08181022.jpg ON TOP OF IT The fans of the CO2 refrigeration units at the top of the factory, in Cape Town 511 287 Donating 67 minutes for Mandela https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/donating-67-minutes-for-mandela-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495067 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745799_resized_foodandbeveragefoodforward08181022.jpg DOING IT FOR CHARITY Singer Jimmy Nevis is seen with Pick n Pay director Suzanne Ackerman-Berman at a packing station 511 287 Electropolished metals making pumping smoother https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electropolished-metals-making-pumping-smoother-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495177 1534831359 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746031_resized_foodbevpacko08181022.jpg PACKING A PUNCH Smaller yet as powerful, the Packo Pump is food grade across the board 511 287 Getting to the bottom of things https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/getting-to-the-bottom-of-things-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495081 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745842_resized_foodbevflexicon08181022.jpg BELOW THE BELT The smaller design of the conveyor allows it to fit under most mezzanine areas 511 287 Making quick work of salvaging gas https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/making-quick-work-of-salvaging-gas-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495094 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745877_resized_foodbevagas08181022.jpg LIFE’S A GAS Filling points can fill tanks from 5 kg to 1 t drums 511 287 Software well suited for food and beverage industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/software-well-suited-for-food-and-beverage-industry-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495269 1534831359 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746246_resized_foodandbevsyspro08181022.jpg FEEDING THE INTEGRATION NEED Syspro 8 fills the need for system integration in industry 511 287