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  • Electrical Connectors Withstand Harsh Environments

    A carton and plastic packaging systems manufacturer and a packaging machinery manufacturer each had various problems with the electrical connectors they were using. Learn how they improved operations by changing connnectors.

    09/17/2007
  • Georgia-Pacific's PSO Calculator

    Enter your annual corrugated spend below to measure the potential sustainability impact of efficiencies and package design adjustments in your operation.

    Georgia-Pacific
    08/30/2007
  • A Field Guide - Eco-Friendly, Efficient and Effective Print

    Monadnock Paper Mills released the second edition of its instructional how-to guide for creating more sustainable print materials. It is a single resource that presents objective information and points out alternatives for design decisions that support sustainability without sacrificing style and impact.

    Monadnock Paper Mills
    08/30/2007
  • 2007 Top 100: Corporate Profiles 51-100

    The 2007 top 100 food and beverage processing companies in the U.S. and Canada are profiled in this annual feature. Find company contact information, major brands, key executives and main product areas.

    08/20/2007
  • 2007 Top 100: Corporate Profiles 1-25

    The 2007 top 100 food and beverage processing companies in the U.S. and Canada are profiled in this annual feature. Find company contact information, major brands, key executives and main product areas.

    08/06/2007
  • 2007 Top 100: Acquisitions Perk Up

    In 2006, mergers and acquisitions in the food industry increased 7.7 percent, reports the Food Institute, Elmwood Park, N.J.

    08/06/2007
  • Detecting Foreign Matter

    Advances in detection technologies are helping to make the food supply safer than ever. Plus, these machines can do other things, as well.

    Mike Pehanich, Plant Operations Editor
    07/16/2007
  • Renovate Today to Shorten Downtime Tomorrow

    Thorough planning, modern design tools and an instinct for the unexpected are key ingredients in your recipe for fast and efficient plant renovation and expansion.

    Mike Pehanich, Plant Operations Editor
    06/14/2007
  • Four Ways for Plant Managers to Optimize Asset Reliability

    Many plant managers aren’t aware of the four ways they can help optimize asset reliability to reduce cost, maximize asset utilization and increase plant capacity. It’s about time they became engaged in the reliability process.

    Ricky Smith, CMRP
    06/14/2007
  • June 2007 Equipment Roundup - Metal Detection

    June's equipment round-up features metal detection equipment, including a fluorescent laser sorter, free-fall detection equipment, vertical detectors, and hygienic separators.

    06/14/2007
  • Learn the Basics of Failure Analysis and Risk Mitigation

    As CMMS vendors search for ways to differentiate their products and services in light of increased competition, many have enhanced their offerings to include a variety of powerful failure analysis techniques and risk mitigation strategies. Asset Management Expert David Berger illustrates some of the more basic techniques and simple strategies to mitigate risk and exploit improvement opportunities.

    David Berger, P.Eng.
    04/10/2007
  • Heat Exchangers Become Increasingly Compact and Efficient

    Heat exchangers are getting increasingly compact and efficient. Enhanced, compact, ultra-compact, microscale and mesoscale variations are on the market or in development. Continuing innovations in nanotechnology and fuel cells promise further advances in heat exchanger miniaturization.

    Sheila Kennedy
    04/10/2007
  • ADM'S Big Bet on Fuel

    It’s always been part food company and part ingredient company, but now add fuel company to the description of Archer Daniels Midland Co.

    Dave Fusaro, Editor in Chief
    03/26/2007
  • Sara Lee’s New Kitchen

    Sara Lee Corp., for years based in Chicago, still is getting situated in suburban Downers Grove, Ill.

    Dave Fusaro, Editor in Chief
    03/26/2007
  • Debunk Plant Myths About Diagnostics

    Learn how your existing control systems and analog instruments can deliver diagnostic capabilities, at a fraction of the cost of system or instrument replacements.

    03/13/2007
  • Use Motor Management to Cut the Costs of Your Fleet

    Sure, the less expensive motor saves money in the short run and keeps you in good graces with the folks in accounting. But, it’s better to know what a motor actually costs during its 20-year or 30-year lifetime. Do you?

    03/13/2007
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