Intralox Australia received the silver medal at the 2009 European FoodTec awards in recognition of their achievements in developing conveyance products that enable improvements in functions or processes.
The European FoodTec awards programme is organised by the DLG (German Agricultural Society) and sponsored in part by EFFoST (European Federation of Food Science and Technology). Awards are presented every three years, coinciding with the occasion of the Anuga FoodTec international trade show in Cologne, Germany.
The 2009 European FoodTec award ceremony was held on March 10, 2009, at the Anuga FoodTec fair. Intralox Australia were presented with a certificate entitled ‘Innovation Award’ given for the realisation of future-oriented concepts within the food industry. According to DLG, the award recognises technological development.
Intralox Australia’s conveyance products have impacted multiple areas of production in food processing. In the category of food safety, security, and quality management, the Intralox Australia’s EZ clean family of products improved the conveyor cleaning efficiency. In the category of package handling, Intralox Australia’s Activated Roller Belt (ARB) line of products automated and simplified product orientation and package handling.