FDF stand proves popular at fair

UK food and drink companies gathered to educate and inspire students to consider careers in food and drink manufacturing at the Big Bang UK Scientist and Engineers Fair held last week.

All seeing sensor

Sick believes it has set a technology milestone in sensing capability for food and drink process and packaging automation.

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British economy would benefit from robotics investment

New research from Barclays finds that, over the next decade, investing an additional £1.2 billion into manufacturing processes in order to increase robotics and automation could add as much as £60.5 billion to the UK economy.

“Passion is the genesis of genius”

Following the recent acquisition of two companies, tna has significantly broadened its offering to the food manufacturing industry and is this year celebrating its 33rd anniversary. Here, we go back to where it all began and speak to Alf Taylor, tna’s co-founder.

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