We do not need to limit our learning opportunities to our own mistakes; we can examine other experiences for lessons to improve our own understanding, expectations and practices.
Nine months after flooding devastated Thailand, factories are being rebuilt.
We business continuity and disaster recovery professionals start talking about RTOs and RPOs and MTBFs, burying people in jargon. Yet, what we do is not complex rocket science.
If food companies take the time to learn the concerns of animal activists and consumers, they can take action before a potentially detrimental situation occurs at their facility.
Whoa! I’ve never encountered this kind of scare tactic in a pharmacy before. I politely declined the offer as I know my blood pressure and cholesterol are fine -- thank you very much.
All animals need food, water and shelter. Establishing a program to eliminate these elements will help reduce both interior and exterior populations.
Given the magnitude of 21st Century challenges, it is increasingly clear that effective designers and engineers will need to be capable of designing for sustainability.
The Sierra Monitor 3600-I Triple IR (IR3) Flame Detector detects fuel and gas fires at long distances with higher immunity to false alarms.
The system helps protect equipment and personnel from damage caused by overspeed conditions in critical rotating machinery
Ferrero USA recently settled a class action lawsuit over the marketing of its Nutella chocolate-hazelnut spread. Food Manufacturing spoke with David L. TerMolen of Freeborn & Peters LLP about the lawsuit and why food processors should think carefully before placing health claims on their product labels.
FRAMOS announces the new Visiosens VF camera series — a highly flexible and customizable image capture platform with more than 140 camera variants per image sensor.
Safety training models work from the basic assumption that we are able to devise prescriptive rules for all safety practices that will be followed at all times.
Tharo Systems provides an easy solution for printing barcode and radio frequency identification labels using extensible markup language-enabled enterprise systems.
Illinois-based Elastec/American Marine has seen demand for their oil cleanup products grow since they helped clean up theDeepwater Horizon spill in the gulf.
Residents in Toms River, New Jersey were surprised when green tap water flowed out of their faucets.
Larson Electronics’ Magnalight.com announces the release of the EPL-TX-500-4-1MLED cart-mounted explosion-proof 500KVA power transformer with an LED light.
New Pig describes its PIG® Grippy® mat as a revolutionary absorbent mat with a one-of-a-kind adhesive bottom that stays put, no matter what™.
At issue is a compensation practice known as “gang time,” which the plaintiffs allege violates the federal Fair Labor Standards Act.
Key High Vacuum says that its safety relief valves are not only spring loaded, low pressure and direct acting, but also permanent safety devices.
Last year, recalls of pharmaceutical products have included baby lotions, parenteral nutrition products, nasal decongestant sprays and alcohol swabs -- all resulting from microbial contamination.
Consistency is key in the food industry. A food product’s recipe must continually be accurate and repeatable, not only to maintain high quality, but also to ensure safety.
New “Right to Know” bills raise the possibility for the labeling of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) in food.
Before flies and rodents invade your facility, make sure that you take the necessary precautions to keep them from affecting your products and your bottom line.
Being a mill worker was harder then, before ergonomics and air conditioning, when 140-pound sacks of flour went on your back, and sweat and dust combined to leave plaster down your arms.