Food temperature, mold lead to Stamford food inspection violations

The following Stamford eateries had a poor rating from the Stamford Dept. of Environmental Health & Inspection as of Dec. 5, 2019. The following Stamford eateries had a poor rating from the Stamford Dept. of Environmental Health & Inspection as of Dec. 5, 2019. The following Stamford eateries had a poor rating from the Stamford Dept. of Environmental Health & Inspection as of Dec. 5, 2019. The following Stamford eateries had a poor rating from the Stamford Dept. of Environmental Health & Inspection as of Dec. 5, 2019. STAMFORD — Only two restaurants and one catering service currently have a poor rating for a health inspection from the last 40 days, according to the city’s website. Hope Pizza received a poor rating on an inspection in late October, while Coromandel and the catering side of popular restaurant chain Garden Catering received poor ratings on inspections in November. Garden Catering was tagged with a number of violations, including two of the four-point variety, the most severe of the health code infractions. Those two violations include food reaching temperatures between 41 and 135 degrees Fahrenheit, which makes the items more prone to bacterial gro...

Kiefel focuses on speed and performance for cup forming

Kiefel introduces the latest developments on its Thermorunner KTR 5.1 Speed cup forming machine. Suited to both mass production and in niche products; intelligent technology combines forming quality with high production speeds. Whether yogurt cups, drinking cups, coffee capsules, cups for snap caps or plant pots – the quality of the products is determined by several factors. The KTR 5.1 Speed scores highly when it comes to certain key factors, with its improved process parameters due to the implementation of innovative ideas. A new cooling system ensures perfect temperatures in the tool. The fully automatic tool temperature regulation results in a 30% longer tool life compared to the predecessor model. Along with this comes a steady product quality with about 10% increased output. The improved forming air system allows faster filling and venting of all cavities and thus supports an about 30% faster as well as precise forming process. The film transport system is also optimized with sophisticated film spreading and a feed table which protects the material surface. There are also innovative developments on the software side in terms of process monitoring, intuitive forming ...