Single operator netting system

Sponsored Content Meat Management spoke to managing director of the Scobie & Junor Group, Gordon Wicklow, about how one of its latest offerings will revolutionise the netting industry and help the world’s major meat processors to operate and maintain a Covid secure environment. Q. The Covid-19 restrictions look set to be the ‘new normal’ for the industry for some time to come. How has that impacted on your business as a...

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Handtmann Group acquires Inotec
Jan08

Handtmann Group acquires Inotec

The Handtmann Group of Companies in Biberach, Germany, has acquired the Inotec Group. The two companies have signed a corresponding purchase agreement, but the deal is still subject to approval by the Bundeskartellamt, the German Federal Cartel Office. No changes to jobs are said to be planned in connection with the acquisition. The filling and portioning systems division with the Handtmann Maschinenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG develops,...

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Bettcher set to expand
Oct09

Bettcher set to expand

After celebrating its 75th anniversary in August, Bettcher Industries, supplier of cutting and trimming tools for the meat processing industry, is set to expand. Headquartered in Birmingham, Ohio / USA Bettcher’s European business with its head office in Dierikon, Switzerland, is undergoing significant personnel changes. Germany Markus Jentner has taken on the role of International Sales Manager for the German market from 1st...

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Bettcher Industries celebrates 75 years in business
Aug28

Bettcher Industries celebrates 75 years in business

Bettcher Industries, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of cutting and trimming tools for the meat processing industry, recently celebrated its 75th anniversary at the company’s headquarters in Birmingham, Ohio, USA. Bettcher Industries was founded in 1944 by Louis A. Bettcher as a repair shop for meat processing equipment. However, as early as 1947, the company moved beyond repairs to present its first tool developed...

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Sealpac UK announces partnership with Pulsotronic
Aug14

Sealpac UK announces partnership with Pulsotronic

Sealpac UK is to become the sole UK distributor for Pulsotronic and its range of detection and quality control solutions. Pulsotronic, based in Germany, has more than 50 years’ experience within the food industry. The company’s  machinery is currently used by  manufacturers for everything from meat and fish, to dairy and snack products. Kevin Witheford, managing director at Sealpac UK, explained: “We’re delighted to announce our new...

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New OPTIBEEF project aims for improved beef production
Jul03

New OPTIBEEF project aims for improved beef production

A new research and development project involving the beef industry, scientists and precision engineering companies aims to enhance returns for beef producers while helping processors become more efficient. OPTIBEEF will drive improvements in the productivity, quality and the sustainability of beef production by improving the accuracy of current methods of abattoir carcase grading and creating the first platform for integrating data...

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