Quality assurance before, during and after testing

Analysis, inspection, and control of ingredients and packaging in the lab and on the floor.

Food manufacturing & processing information features


There are X-ray detection technologies designed specifically to meet the rigors of today's innovative packaging. Here are the key features to consider when selecting an X-ray inspection system for your food processing business.


Customer testimonial: Catallia Mexican Foods

Family-owned Catallia Mexican Foods turned to Thermo Fisher Scientific to help manage underfills and overfills of its packaged tortilla products. The Thermo Scientific™ Versa Flex Checkweigher for dry applivations was the right solution.

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A standard task in the Quality Control of typical food spreads is the determination of the yield stress in a container. For this purpose a vane rotor needs to be moved into the intact product structure in a perfectly vertical movement.

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Consumer safety has always been a primary concern for food processors. However, the recent enactment of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) has turned the intensity up even higher. 

Food manufacturing & processing information subtopics

Packaged Food Inspection Information

Detecting physical contaminants in food is like trying to find a needle in a haystack. Our accurate and reliable metal detectors and X-ray detection systems provide the highest sensitivity so you can find virtually any metallic and non-metallic substance in your packaged food.

Food Processing Analysis & Control Information

Under pressure to ensure your food or beverage meets customer specifications while also increasing your plant’s yield and profitability? We can help. Use our leading near infrared (NIR) technology to quickly and accurately measure moisture, fat, protein and other constituents.

Metal Detection and X-ray Inspection of Food

Keep consumers safe, protect your brand

Do you have the right food product inspection equipment in place to keep consumers safe and protect your brand? X-ray inspection systems and metal detectors can find virtually any foreign object in your packaged food products. To find out how they work, and which one will work best for you, read
A Practical Guide to Metal Detection and X-ray Inspection of Food.

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