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2020

Make automation safety more visible

7/10/2020
In this installment of Automation Zone, go beyond the daily safety moment, and get strategic about the financial benefits to your bottom line.

Summer reads for leaders to stay motivated, resilient and creative

6/30/2020
Here is some great summer reading if you are looking for some quiet time!

A Playbook for Distributors to SURGE Ahead Using Customer Stratification

5/29/2020
Each of your customers brings value to your business. Some already provide a considerably high value that your business relies on, while others have significant potential that you haven’t fully tapped.

Citizens Want ‘Made in America.’ Washington Needs to Make It a Reality.

5/13/2020
Manufacturers are stepping up during the pandemic—now it’s time for Congress to get trade policy right.

Custom Spool Pieces to your exact specifications

5/1/2020
Looking for ways to reduce installation costs? Need to keep that product warm/cold in process? Let us help you!

Dairy groups seek further USDA support amid outbreak

4/13/2020
Two dairy groups have sent letters seeking support amid the pandemic to Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue, following up on last week's submission of the Milk Crisis Plan by the National Milk Producers Federation and the International Dairy Foods Assoc.

Supply chain strained, but still secure

3/19/2020
Americans have been alarmed by empty grocery shelves, but while food suppliers and retailers say they are struggling with surging demand, they insist the supply chain remains strong.

Dairy industry leaders visit Washington to advance dairy’s appropriations priorities

2/28/2020
Dairy executives from across the US are visiting Washington, D.C., to urge congressional leaders to appropriate funds for dairy standards modernization, research projects and a pilot program for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.

The evolution of food safety management systems—from early 1900s to audits today

2/11/2020
As HACCP and other food safety regulations have evolved, processors need to be aware of what is necessary during each step of the food production process.

Positive dairy reaction as USMCA passes Senate

1/16/2020
After months of uncertainty, the US Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA) has officially passed the US House and Senate. President Donald Trump said he will sign it into law next week.
2019

Safety Leadership: Safety at home starts in the workplace

10/14/2019
Safety planning isn’t exclusive to the workplace. Safety must also be practiced at home. While on-the-job injury rates continue to decline, the number and rate of unintentional deaths at home are rising at alarming paces.

Inoxpa USA Full Line of Products Available at Andron Stainless

9/30/2019
Andron Stainless Corporation is proud to be INOXPA's regional U.S. distributor. While Andron Stainless is focused on custom manufacturing and master distribution of catalog items...

Premiumizing milk to keep dairy relevant

8/21/2019
While there is ongoing debate regarding use of the word “milk” on non-mammalian-derived products, once there’s a resolution — either direction — that will likely not get many of today’s consumers to drink more of the white stuff.

Processors must soon comply with FSMA's rule to try to stop intentional adulteration

6/2/2019
As food and beverage companies should be well aware, in 2016 the FDA finalized all seven major rules that implement the core of FSMA.

Oat milk trend continues to gain momentum

5/20/2019
Oatly pioneered the oat milk production process in the 1990s, but as the dairy-free beverage has entered the mainstream spotlight, more oat milk products are quickly appearing.

Demand for plant-based foods continues to grow

5/6/2019
Interest in plant-based diets continues to sprout, giving food manufacturers and retailers a chance to cultivate shopper engagement and grow sales, Chicago-based research firm IRI says.

Gottlieb resigns from FDA, dairy projects in the balance

3/6/2019
US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb signed a resignation letter Tuesday with intent to leave the role in one month. He has served as Commissioner for nearly two years and been pivotal in the recent plant ‘milk’ vs. dairy

What Makes Stainless Steel "Stainless"?

1/30/2019
Stainless steel, or inox steel (from the French word "inoxydable"), does not readily oxidize (rust) like ordinary steel does.

Coming to grocery shelves in 2019

1/4/2019
Banana milk, cassava flour and pea yogurt may sound exotic, but I predict they’re going to be in your shopping cart in 2019.
2018

A Plan to Advance Agriculture and Our Food Supply

11/1/2018
A new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine identifies the most promising scientific breakthroughs that are possible to achieve in the next decade...

Ways to Improve Productivity in Food Manufacturing

10/12/2018
Food manufacturers across the globe are currently facing some monumental challenges, including some of the biggest brands in the business.

FDA will soon update dairy labeling standards

7/20/2018
Dairy organizations encouraged by FDA commissioner’s comments on dairy labeling regulations

Plant-based milks make a bigger splash

7/16/2018
Not so long ago, non-dairy milks were limited mostly to soy and almond beverages in traditional milk cartons and shelf-stable Tetra Paks, but that’s been changing...

Dairy industry wants stricter milk, cheese definitions

6/12/2018
Can meat grown in a lab still be called meat? Can milk that comes from nuts rather than cows bear the name milk? And can mayonnaise made without eggs still be called mayo?

What food companies should know about GDPR

6/1/2018
The EU's General Data Protection Regulation will also apply to food companies, which will have a legal obligation to be more transparent about what they do with consumer data, says David Martin of The European Consumer Organization, BEUC.

A Roadmap for Pushing Manufacturing Forward

5/18/2018
Stay nimble, embrace change, work with schools and connect with your consumers, says Mars Wrigley's Tracey Massey.

WHO calls for elimination of trans fat in foods by 2023

5/14/2018
he World Health Organization wants to eliminate artificial trans fats from the global food supply and has a step-by-step strategy on how to do so by 2023.

360° Tour

4/13/2018
The renovated building located within the INOXPA Group headquarters in Banyoles, was officially opened in 2016 and is now a key part of the Company’s R&D development strategy.

National Milk Producers Lauds Spending Bill For Dairy Pride Act Language

3/27/2018
The congressional spending bill signed by the President today directs the FDA to take action against imitation dairy foods, “representing a victory for farmers and consumers alike,”

PROLAC HCP and SLR pumps obtained the 3-A sanitary certificate

2/26/2018
It is worth noting that these pumps achieved 3-A certification for their standard version, with few changes made. In simple terms, this means buyers will obtain a significant price benefit, as no additional costs are required.

FDA announces enforcement discretion policy for certain FSMA regulations

2/20/2018
The agency is exercising enforcement discretion to allow time to consider changes or other approaches to address concerns regarding the application of these provisions.

US Food Market Outlook 2018: 5 Key Trends From Packaged Facts

2/7/2018
Today's food retail trends will shape the industry for years to come, and retailers know it. In the brand new report U.S. Food Market Outlook 2018, market research firm Packaged Facts examines and forecasts...

Private-label beverages performing well in changing marketplace

1/9/2018
Although the economy is fairly stable, today’s consumers view the consumer packaged goods (CPGs) market differently, buying products first based on need and second based on brand, a plus for private-label marketers...

Ice cream sales see an upturn

1/3/2018
Ice cream sales have been ticking up, showing some promise in the ever-competitive category. Sales of frozen novelties, meanwhile, have not been faring as well. Unit sales have been falling, and dollar sales have been nearly frozen.
2017

Watch that Pressure!

11/29/2017
Pressure can be a very tricky thing. PSI or pounds per square inch is the common unit of measure for pressure in this country.
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The difference between 304 and 316 stainless steel are the chemical properties. The key difference is that 316 has the addition of 2-3% molybdenum to the stainless steel. The addition of Molybdenum helps some applications due to the increased corrosion resistance, particularly to chlorides.

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