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A Guide To Industrial Checkweighers
1st December 2021 by Jess

An integral part of the production line is the checkweigher. Having a checkweigher allows for compliance and the reduction of waste. This blog intends to explore everything you need to know about checkweighing, including benefits and how they work.   How does a Checkweigher work? In basic terms, a checkweigher looks at the products set […]

How Can SNB Electronics Help Food Manufacturers?
24th November 2021 by Jess

Choosing a supplier for your business is always tricky. It’s key your site will receive everything needed throughout the year to keep production running smoothly. With so many factors to consider, this blog will highlight how SNB Electronic Services can help your manufacturing and the different products and services available.   SNB Electronic Services If […]

A Guide To Metal Detector Test Pieces
17th November 2021 by Jess

Due to retailer codes of practices and HACCP compliance, most manufactures require the use of inspection equipment on site. Metal detectors, checkweighers, x-rays and combination systems tend to be installed at ‘critical points’ of the production process. Metal detectors must be regularly QA tested to check that the unit is finding metal. By buying and […]

Used Industrial Metal Detector For Sale UK
10th November 2021 by Jess

As we already know, industrial metal detectors are an integral part to food and other industries. Metal detectors help manufacturers stay in line with customer codes of practices and allow products to leave the factory door at the highest quality. Industrial metal detectors vary in type and sizes. The most common metal detector on the […]

How Do SNB Conduct Calibrations?
3rd November 2021 by Jess

Having a service provider conduct calibrations on your inspection equipment is crucial to making sure your units are in the correct working order. Not only does it provide paperwork for audit purposes, but having regular calibrations conducted allows businesses to know they meet their H&S and quality standards. Considering changing from your current service provider […]

Which Metal Detector Would Suit My Products Best?
27th October 2021 by Jess

Many manufactures benefit from using metal detectors. They prevent contaminated food escaping through factory doors and aid businesses in complying with COP’s. However, whether you have bought metal detectors for production lines before or you have never bought a unit, it is crucial that the correct metal detector is chosen for you site. The thought […]

Metal Detection For Metal Packaging
20th October 2021 by Jess

Within the food industry, making sure that the design of the packaging is eye-catching is key to customers purchasing products. Manufacturers tend to use aluminium foils, trays, foiled bags and sachets to package their products. As well as helping with the product design, manufacturers choose foil packaging for a variety of reasons. Aluminium and foil […]

Subject Matter Expert (SME) Metal Detector Training Course
13th October 2021 by Jess

Depending on your customers, you may be asked for your operators and engineers to attend a ‘Subject Matter Expert Training Course’, also known as SME Training. Within an audit, your retailer may ask for evidence of any training records. The records would demonstrate that those involved have an understanding of Metal Detection and other pieces […]

SNB Electronic Services in Partnership with BRCGS
4th October 2021 by Jess

Prepare for your 2022 BRC Audit with SNB Since opening our doors in 1997, SNB have helped customers across the UK to have successful audits that meet codes of practices such as BRCGS. SNB Electronic Services can help your factory prepare with the following products and services. How Can SNB Aid Your Production? Service SNB […]

Metal Detector Rejection Systems
29th September 2021 by Jess

Many manufacturers may look at their current inspection equipment and question whether they have the correct rejection system for their application. It is key to have a rejection system fitted on any inspection equipment as it stops contaminated product continuing on the production line. With so many rejection systems to choose from, it can seem […]