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FDA-compliant pumps

Versa-Matic FDA-compliant pumps are ideal for food, personal-care use
February 14, 2020 by York Fluid Controls Ltd

For more than 35 years, Versa-Matic has served as a major producer of air-operated double-diaphragm pumps, or AODD pumps, and York Fluid Controls supplies these innovative solutions in Canada. One of Versa-Matic’s more…

food-grade conveyor system

Norpak Handling’s advice on finding a proper food-grade conveyor system
February 13, 2020 by Norpak Handling Limited

Conveyor technology is essential to the food-processing industry today, and Norpak Handling is Canada’s premier source of conveyor systems. The Norpak team knows that sanitation is of tantamount importance when it comes to…

food contact belts

Megadyne-Jason makes food contact belts with chemical and corrosion resistance
December 9, 2019 by Jason Industrial (Canada) Ltd.

For an unmatched selection of belt solutions for many industries, the source to trust is Megadyne-Jason. Since 1957, this company has satisfied customers with innovation in belt design and construction. For example, Megadyne-Jason’s…

paint hooks

Arc-Fil makes a variety of manufacturing and packaging products
September 12, 2019 by Arc-Fil Products Ltd

For 40 years, Arc-Fil Products Ltd. has established itself as a reliable provider of wire-forming services. A leader in this field, Arc-Fil works hard to build excellent products that meet the needs of…

modular pipework system

Jacob’s Food Grade Line of tubing keeps food products pure
September 7, 2019 by Firing Industries Ltd

Among the processing equipment that Firing Industries supplies is Jacob’s tubing. Many customers use it for food-processing applications, in which foreign matter is not permissible. So Jacob has developed its Food Grade Line…

ISFET sensors

Endress+Hauser launches a new generation of glass-free ISFET sensors
May 31, 2019 by Endress + Hauser Canada Ltd.

The latest breakthrough available from Endress+Hauser Canada Ltd. is a new line of ion-sensitive field-effect transistor sensors, or ISFET sensors. These products are constructed with unbreakable polyetheretherketone, or PEEK, while providing consistent accuracy,…

drive chain

Tsubaki’s Lambda drive chain works with no additional lubrication required
March 19, 2019 by Tsubaki Of Canada Ltd.

Tsubaki of Canada has earned a solid reputation for innovative chain products for decades. It was in 1988 that the company introduced its Lambda self-lubricating drive chain. More than 30 years later, this…

conveyor automation

Conveyor automation by Dorner improves production processes in many ways
March 1, 2019 by Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd

Advanced Motion & Controls Ltd. makes some of the world’s most advanced automation solutions accessible to Canadian businesses. This includes conveyor automation – as the supplier is the country’s top source for Dorner…

food analyzer

New Hosokawa Micron food analyzer measures moisture in food accurately
February 1, 2019 by Firing Industries Ltd

Firing Industries supplies world-class processing equipment by Hosokawa Micron Powder Systems, which develops innovative products at its Technical Center. In December, the Center expanded its extensive selection of equipment for material trials and…

safety lockout valves

Parker safety lockout valves offer advantages over traditional ball valves
December 4, 2018 by Wainbee Limited

Wainbee Limited is an important supplier of industrial equipment that increases machine safety. This includes products by Parker, such as its line of safety lockout valves. Available in three series – EZ, LV,…

sanitary pumps

York Fluid Controls offers several types of industrial sanitary pumps
November 30, 2018 by York Fluid Controls Ltd

From air-operated double-diaphragm pumps to ATEX-compliant pumps, York Fluid Controls is a top source for industrial liquid-conveyance products. Its diverse inventory also includes sanitary pumps. Used in a variety of commercial and industrial…

pneumatic tubing

New tubing by Festo can tackle the roughest processing applications
November 19, 2018 by Festo Inc

Festo has just released its latest innovation in industrial pneumatic tubing: PTFEN, designed specifically for harsh operating environments in food processing and other industries. Compliant with the strict standards of the United States…

tumble blenders

Matcon’s advice on getting the mix right with tumble blenders
September 21, 2018 by Firing Industries Ltd

Matcon is a leader in mixing solutions, renowned for its innovative Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBC), which are available in Canada from Firing Industries. Manufacturers must select the right equipment to achieve the perfect…

valve terminal

Upgraded valve terminal by Festo helps make food production cleaner
May 30, 2018 by Festo Inc

Festo has taken its industry-leading MPA-C valve terminal for food production and made it even better. The compact MPA-C, the centrepiece of Festo’s Clean Design product series, is ideally suited for food-processing applications in which…

Festo upgrades its PUN-H tubing with a new translucent version
February 9, 2018 by Festo Inc

An industry leader in automation, pneumatic, and electric-drive technology, Festo values innovation, durability, and cost-effectiveness in all of the products and services it offers to industrial clients. All of these qualities are evident…

Vacuum conveyors from piab are ideal for food processing
December 13, 2017 by Firing Industries Ltd

As an innovator in vacuum technology, piab manufactures industry conveyors that provide quick, easy and reliable solutions for product movement. piab’s vacuum-conveyor products, which are available in Canada through Firing Industries, are an…

New conveyor functionality enables a safer workplace for food and pharma plants
August 28, 2017 by Firing Industries Ltd

Firing Industries carries many products designed for use in the food and pharmaceutical sectors. Piab’s food/pharma conveyor line, for example, is available from Firing Industries with Wet-In-Place (WIP) functionality, ensuring a safer work…

FDA-approved hose reliably controls contaminants in clean room environments
March 24, 2017 by Hi-Tech Duravent

Dust, fumes and other pollutants can be found in many manufacturing environments. Hose and ducting products can help reduce the amount of contaminants, creating a cleaner and safer facility. For clean room environments,…

Lapp products meet the strict requirements of the food and beverage sector
November 2, 2016 by Lapp Canada Inc

The food and beverage industry is a demanding one, with strict hygiene and cleanliness requirements that apply to all electrical components used in the sector. Cables and accessories are no exception. These, too,…

Metal detectable seals protect against product contamination
May 31, 2016 by Daemar Inc.

Daemar can provide x-ray and metal detectable seals that are ideal for ensuring product safety and integrity in sanitary applications. These seals provide confidence to manufacturers in the food, dairy and beverage industries…

New IP69K-protected connectors bring connectivity to food and beverage production
October 1, 2015 by Harting Canada Inc

Harting has unveiled a new connector series that brings modular, user-configurable connectivity with IP69K protection to splash zones in food and beverage production. The rugged Han F&B connector series consists of FDA 21-approved…

Magnetic drive pump ideal for sanitary processing industries
May 15, 2015 by York Fluid Controls Ltd

Reliability, service excellence and a desire to solve customer problems are very important to York Fluid Controls. It’s why the leading stocking distributor only offers the highest quality products to its customers. And…

10 conveyor options for industrial environments
January 12, 2015 by Wecon Systems Ltd.

Wecon Systems is a complete, single source material handling systems integrator. The Mississauga, Ont.-based company provides, among other things, conveyor systems for a wide range of industrial manufacturing sectors.  When it comes to…

New conveyor boosts line efficiency and cleanliness
December 12, 2014 by Pure Ingenuity Inc

In its jelly-filled pastry manufacturing process, a food processor was running two lines of pastries into one freezer. One line took up half the width of the freezer door, and the other took…

Achieving food quality through high compressed air quality
December 10, 2014 by Festo Inc

Great care must always be taken when compressed air comes into contact with food, because compressed air is not clean by nature. Extremely strict requirements are stipulated for compressed air quality in the…

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