Posts in the Blog category

Pricing Pressures in Food and Beverage Manufacture

Pressure on Profit Levels for the Food and Beverage Industry According to the latest CBI Quarterly Trends Report of 2017, despite UK manufacturing reaching its highest levels in nearly 30 years, the food and beverage industry is still experiencing shrinking profit levels. The UK food and drink industry represents 15% of the UK’s total manufacturing

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The Importance of Tackling the Plastic Waste Threat

Posted in on 26th January 2018

The Environmental Implications of Plastics From fizzy drinks to juices and bottled water, once discarded many plastic materials take centuries to decompose. This poses a severe threat to human health and marine ecosystems. Statistics suggest that an astonishing 5 to 13 million tonnes of plastic end up in the ocean every year, and all this can

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Top Trends of 2018 Impacting the Process Pigging Industry

Posted in on 19th January 2018

Product Recovery (Pigging) Industry Trends From automation to sustainability, we’ve outlined the key trends that are predicted to have the biggest impact on the process pigging industry in 2018. Trend 1: Automation is a Must From rising prices of ingredients and other raw materials to increasing demand for innovative new food products, more manufacturers are

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The HPS Difference

Posted in on 12th January 2018

What Makes HPS Different? One of the most common questions we’ve been getting lately is “How are you different from any other pigging solutions provider?” It’s quite simple. With decades of experience and a proven track record, the HPS team are committed to delivering the highest-quality, cost-effective product recovery solutions, as well as unprecedented customer care. Unmatched

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Best of 2017 – HPS’s Most Popular Blogs of 2017

Posted in on 5th January 2018

The Most-Read Articles of 2017 We’ve officially waved goodbye to 2017, so we thought we’d roundup and countdown some of the most-read articles on the HPS blog in 2017. Take a look at our reader-favourites below and discover the posts you may have missed – both pigging or industry-related. Soft Drinks and the UK Sugar

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