Innovation and IoT in The Food Processing Industry

Innovation continues to be the main force driving our growing economy forward. As new and unique technologies appear across diverse industries, the ramifications of technological advancement are more clear than ever before. One technology that’s becoming especially common, and has the potential to revolutionize the industry, is IoT (Internet of Things) technology in the food. . .

Consumers, Sustainable Grocery Bags, & The Role of Machine Knives To Keep It “Green”

Sustainability is touching every aspect of our day-to-day lives. As consumers become more aware of waste, and how their actions contribute to the deterioration of the environment, there’s been a major push towards sustainability – particularly in the world of bags. From grocery bags to garbage bags, consumers are looking for more sustainable options. Reusable. . .

Poultry processing, packaging, and the industrial machine knives that make it happen.

Poultry is big business in the U.S. and North America. In 2014, the U.S. poultry industry alone produced 8.54 billion broiler/fryer chickens. That’s about 1.13 chickens for every person on Earth. And you can’t talk poultry without talking processing and packaging – and knives. The poultry industry literally runs on high-quality knives. Without the proper. . .

How U.S. Ingenuity Opens Up Opportunities For Other Countries

No one can argue the fact that America is a country of innovators. American engineers, scientists, and entrepreneurs invented the computer, created the internet, sent a man to the moon, and envisioned the smartphone. But, don’t make the mistake of believing that innovation is reserved just for white lab coat scientists working in state-of-the-art facilities.. . .

High Speed Printing Presses Command High Quality Industrial Knives

Speed drives almost all technological innovations. The assembly line was built because Henry Ford wanted to put his cars together more quickly. The internet was created because data transfers between information agencies were too slow. The airplane was invented because the Wright Brothers thought that ocean-based transport took too long – and they thought of. . .

The Emergence Of Craft Brewing – Understanding The Effects Of This Trend On The Labeling Industry

The craft brewing industry is huge in the United States – and shows no signs of slowing down. While domestic “macrobrews” still lead the pack in terms of overall sales volume, craft breweries have been experiencing staggering growth. In 2012, the overall market cap of the craft brewing industry was $10.2 billion. By 2016, this. . .

Dispelling Myths: Three Common Misconceptions In The Paper Industry

Sometimes, the paper industry gets a reputation for being bad for the environment. But the modern paper industry is far from destructive. In fact, the paper industry as a whole has made great strides in recent years towards sustainability, especially as renewable resources and environmentally-friendly business models become commonplace. In this article, we’ll take a. . .