Vision technology for the food, beverage and packaging industry

FOOD & BEVERAGE PRODUCTION

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Vision technology for the food and beverage industry

With high-​precision imaging, the food & beverage industry tests even hard-​to-inspect products with absolute reliability. The result: 100% quality and ever-​growing productivity.

As Europe's leading provider of machine vision technology and services STEMMER IMAGING has extensive experience working with world leading equipment manufacturers, systems integrators and end volume end users in many aspects of food production from automated harvesting, processing, sorting and portioning right through to validating the packaging and labels before shipment.

Flight test passed

26/04/2019

Wolf GmbH uses a sorting system from BT-Anlagenbau for the reliable detection of synthetic intestine residues, some of which are as small as 1mm2 on Berner sausages, and to detect contaminated products. The key elements of these systems are machine vision components from STEMMER IMAGING combined with smart imaging software and a precise sorting system from BT-Anlagenbau, which enable the inspection of sausages in flight during the production process.

New ZEISS Dimension ultra high-performance C-mount lenses

17/09/2018

The new Dimension range of lenses from Zeiss has been designed for precise high-end applications, where distortion, vignetting and colouring issues must be minimised. Developed specifically for C-mount cameras, these new lenses provide high contrast, razor-sharp images, even at maximum aperture. They are virtually distortion-free across the entire area of sensors up to 4/3” and can resolve pixel sizes down to 2 μm.

SWIR LED options added to line and spot light ranges

06/06/2018

The LXE300 Direct Connect line light and Connect-a-Light line light, Prox spot light and Brick spot light ranges of machine vision lights from Smart Vision Lights are now available in SWIR (Short Wavelength InfraRed) wavelengths. This opens up an extensive number of application opportunities not possible using visible light.

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Flight test passed

24/04/2019

Inspection of sausages with machine vision

Wolf GmbH uses a sorting system from BT-Anlagenbau for the reliable detection of synthetic intestine residues, some of which are as small as 1mm² on Berner sausages, and to detect contaminated products. The key elements of these systems are machine vision components from STEMMER IMAGING combined with smart imaging software and a precise sorting system from BT-Anlagenbau, which enable the inspection of sausages in flight during the production process.

Heat-sealed joint inspection with hyperspectral imaging

07/09/2018

Bergader Privatkäserei, established in 1902, relies on state-of-the-art technology as well as traditional craftsmanship in the manufacture of its cheese specialities. A hyperspectral imaging system is being used for the first time for the packaging of the blue cheese ‘Bergader Edelpilz’.

Machine vision ensures perfect dairy packaging

05/07/2017

Vision technology has a crucial role to play in offering manufacturers in the food industry a competitive advantage. One important area is packaging, where both the quality of the packaging itself and the markings on it need to be checked. TriVision, based in Odense, Denmark, has developed two vision-based systems featuring vision components supplied by STEMMER IMAGING, which provide 100% inspection of packaging at the manufacturing stage and of the final product. These are in use with leading companies in the dairy industry such as RPC Superfos and Arla Foods.

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