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Beatson Clark to Launch New Beer Bottle in States at BrewExpo - 28/03/2017
Leading glass manufacturer Beatson Clark will be showcasing its new beer bottle design at BrewExpo America next month. The champagne-style 500ml Skittle bottle will complement a similar 330ml bottle which is already in Beatson Clark’s general sale range. Export Sales Manager Jan-Willem Ridt and Marketing Manager Charlotte ...... Read More
Allergens - challenges facing the food industry - 28/03/2017
The food service industry has a duty of care to its customers to ensure that they are safe from harm. Food allergens are a potentially life threatening risk to some customers whilst being entirely benign to others. When dealing with real–world situations there can be ...... Read More
Secure easy selection and more uptime with new one-type-fits-all valve actuator - 28/03/2017
1. How many types of actuators would I like in my plant? Making sure that your time is spent as efficient as possible, we know that easy selection is crucial in hygienic industries. To meet these demands, we present the new Alfa Laval Unique DV-ST UltraPure Actuator ...... Read More
Muntons earn "Responsible Business Award" from Weetabix - 24/03/2017
At their annual Weetabix Food Company supplier conference, Muntons were presented with the ‘Responsible Business Award’, a significant achievement only bestowed upon one single, outstanding supplier. This award recognises those suppliers who are proactive in their Corporate Social Responsibility approach, have a sustainability agenda in their ...... Read More
How clean is your brewery? - 24/03/2017
Avani Solutions launches hygiene range which proves clean is clean Beer hygiene specialists Avani Solutions are branching out with a range of new cleaning products aimed at commercial breweries - from brewpubs to regional brewers and everyone in between. The centrepiece of the range is a unique ...... Read More
Beatson Clark Downsizes to Create Miniature Bottle for BrewDog - 24/03/2017
Scottish craft beer innovator BrewDog has upped the ante with its latest powerfully hopped product: a 22% miniature hit of hops sold in 100ml bottles designed and manufactured by Beatson Clark. Hop Shot is described by BrewDog as “a high-velocity hop hit” and is achieved ...... Read More
Avani Solutions Ltd - 22/03/2017
Avani Solutions Limited is a specialist in the supply of verified hygiene products and services to the commercial brewery and beer dispense sectors. When so much time and effort is spent cleaning, we believe it makes practical sense to be able to measure, monitor and ...... Read More
Openfield appoints new Chairman - 21/03/2017
Philip Moody named chairman of grain co-op Openfield West Country accountant and corporate financier Philip Moody has been appointed group chairman of Britain’s leading grain co-operative Openfield.  The board of directors voted unanimously that Mr Moody should succeed Richard Beldam who has decided to retire from ...... Read More
Simpsons Malt Sponsor Riding of the Bounds - 21/03/2017
Berwick-based maltster Simpsons Malt continues partnership with the Berwick Riders Association in support of the 408th Riding of the Bounds 2017, set to take place on 29th April. The annual event is a celebration of the traditional 15-mile ride to check the security of the boundaries ...... Read More
Beatson Clark Designs a Greener, Lighter Bottle for Hendo's - 20/03/2017
Two long-established South Yorkshire businesses have worked together to create a lighter, more environmentally friendly glass bottle for a famous food brand. Henderson’s Relish – known locally as Hendo’s – has been made in Sheffield since 1885, and now the family-owned firm has teamed up with ...... Read More

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