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Edition Month 10 | 2017
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In the food industry, cleaning is a specialism. You have to know what you’re talking about. Doing it as an afterthought is the biggest mistake you can make as an owner/manager. Hygiene and food safety are inextricably linked. Does that sound obvious? Perhaps. But that’s also the pitfall. There are still too many real-life examples of hygiene failings. It seems that companies...

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How difficult can it really be?

Cleaning, oh how I detest it…but no, I don’t have a cleaning lady. I’m too particular – or too thrifty – for that. So I do it myself...

Rob Morren: Trends in the food sector

How will Brexit and the policies of the new Dutch cabinet affect the already extremely dynamic food sector? And which trends can we expect to see in 2018? Rob...

Food production revolves around cleaning

In the food industry, the aim of cleaning is to transform a dirty factory into a clean production environment. Manufacturing activities can’t get underway...

Automated disinfection

The company called Simpel Desinfecteren has developed a prototype that enables a space to be disinfected automatically without human intervention. The system is...

New privacy law

From 25 May 2018, public- and private-sector organisations will have to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which is replacing the data...

Biodegradable meat packaging

From mid-October, all the organic meat in the Coop supermarkets in the Netherlands will be packaged in a material that can be disposed of as garden waste. Wim van...

‘Hand washing? It’s complete nonsense!’

Hygiene is important, as the managers of any food processing company know. That’s why there are hygiene sluices, jewellery such as rings and watches are...

Is your heat exchanger really clean?

In the food industry, heat exchangers and pasteurisers play an important role in ensuring product safety and extending shelf life. At the same time, this equipment...

The poultry sector is continuing to do well

The poultry sector is continuing to do well, despite several setbacks. The repeated outbreaks of bird flu and the fipronil affair have put the poultry industry...

New two-part stainless steel drains

The two companies ACO and Ruys Vloeren are both specialists in their own field – the former in drainage technology, and the latter in puddle-free floors...

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