Grenzen van de nieuwe norm ISO

Tijdens het NEN-congres op 26 september 2018 werd de nieuwe ISO 22000:2018 toegelicht en de Nederlandse vertaling van deze norm gepresenteerd. Wat zijn de belangrijkste wijzigingen? De belangrijkste veranderingen ten ..

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Cleaning, and a vision for the future

09 October 2018

Good cleaning and disinfection are paramount for the delivery of a product that is safe to eat. The basic principles remain unchanged. The thing that changes is the fact that it can be done in a smarter way. We let six p...

Coca-Cola and Blücher, same high standards

09 October 2018

Blücher found a partner with the same corporate values in Coca-Cola European Partners Nederland: high quality, sustainability, and high hygiene standards.  Blücher assortment Eveline Bruins: "We manufacture st...

Back to the hygiene basics

09 October 2018

"The cause of insufficient hygiene is basically a management problem", says Gert Visscher, Director/Owner of Eco2Clean. "There is often not enough focus on this from the operational management." He advises the management...

Zweistra Vlees & Vleeswaren wants operational security

09 October 2018

Zweistra Vlees & Vleeswaren produces meat products with traditional craftsmanship. It is common knowledge that the processing of fresh meat products is susceptible to contamination. At Zweistra Vlees & Vleeswaren...

It's all about communication

09 October 2018

A vital element for good cleaning and a comprehensive hygiene policy is communication and the manner in which this takes place. Digital means are used to facilitate this communication as optimally as possible. Does this ...

Personalised learning environment food industry

09 October 2018

Qlean-tec | Christeyns launches an e-learning platform in the Netherlands which was specially developed for food processing companies. A platform that offers more than just learning. Which unburdens your organisation wit...

Give it a good scrub

09 October 2018

Basically, I'm not a camping person. But even so, I plunged into the 'back to basics' camping life this summer. I loved it, the outdoor living with only the bare necessities was refreshing. And yet... there was one as...

HAK factory rebuild for new legume line

26 September 2018

The factory has been located in Giessen since it was founded, the apple sauce is still in great demand and the quality is consistently high. But a lot has changed at HAK. Recently, a new pouch line was introduced, for wh...

Crate washing far below standard

17 September 2018

At least 56% of the companies do not carry out hygiene inspections after cleaning crates for food and goods. This is the conclusion of independent research into the hygiene and quality level of crate washing in the Nethe...

Special joining of forces: Profit in laundry

12 June 2018

There is a lot to gain in the food industry in washing company clothing and other textile, such as cost reduction, hygiene and quality. Three experts talk about how to approach that: Wouter Paas from Paas Westerbork, Mat...

New practical guideline creates clarity

08 May 2018

Wouter Burggraaf is the owner of the hygienic consulting agency Burggraaf & Partners, a member of the EHEDG Netherlands board, a member of the Safe Food Factory community and chair of the ad-hoc work group Hygiënisch...

Smart cleaning: Balancing risks and costs

08 May 2018

Businesses can save a lot on cleaning costs. “There are often significant possible optimisation actions that can be taken without increasing risks,” says Gert Visscher, director and owner of Eco2Clean. What must business...

Pal TX desinfecterende alcohol doekjes

08 May 2018

De PAL TX Alcohol desinfecterende doekjes zijn ontwikkeld om oppervlakken snel en veilig te desinfecteren zonder dat naspoelen nodig is. De PAL TX Alcohol desinfecterende doekjes zijn binnen Nederland door het College vo...

Soliflex pro & Soliflex pro mini

08 May 2018

Door de vraag naar constante verbeteringen o.h.g.v. voedselveiligheid en productiviteit, heeft Ammeraal Beltech met haar 65 jaar ervaring, de meest hygiënische transportband ontwikkeld. Soliflex PRO is gemaakt van vol ku...

Progressively less centralised installation

08 May 2018

The food industry is changing with a strong tendency towards decentralisation. By placing IO modules in the field and connecting entrances and exits to the control system with prefabricated cables, shorter installation t...