Food Safety Professionals Award to Detectable Product Manufacturer

Detectamet Detectable Products Limited has become "Company of the Year 2013" for the UK's Society of Food Hygiene and Technology.

York (I-Newswire) December 10, 2013 - The Society of Food Hygiene and Technology (SOFHT), Britain's premier professional body of Food Safety Technologists has recognised UK based Detectamet Limited as the company of the year with less than 100 employees for 2013. This award is a major milestone for the company as it marks its 10th anniversary.

"To be recognised by this respected independent body of food safety specialists is a great honour" said Angela Musson, Detectamet's Managing Director. "We invited our guests to the SOFHT lecture and lunch to help us celebrate our ten years in business and this award was the icing on the celebratory cake"

The presentation of the award to the Company of the Year with less than 100 employees was carried out by Professor Hugh Pennington who had given the Society's annual lecture. It took place in front of more than 300 food industry professionals in London.

Detectamet is the leading manufacturer of metal detectable products and equipment for the food industry with a range of over 180 products that help to prevent the contamination of food. The company exports its products to over 40 countries around the world through over 150 distributors.

"We strive to meet the food safety needs of the food industry and this award will be a further boost to all our staff" said Sean Smith Detectamet's CEO "The UK food industry is now recognised around the world as practitioners of the highest standards of food safety, so to be given this award by its leading professional body is quite overwhelming."

In 2013 the company has launched more than 20 new products to help food producers protect their products from plastic contamination and reduce the risk of expensive recalls. These range from the Cryopen for use in cold environments to the detectable pallet wrap. Detectamet products can be detected by both metal and X-ray detection systems.

About Detectamet Detectable Products Ltd

Detectamet is a manufacturer and distributor of metal detectable equipment used in the food industry   More.. to reduce the risk of product recall because of contaminated product.Less..

Contact Information

Detectamet Detectable Products Ltd
Unit 55, Halifax Way, Pocklington Industrial Estate, Pocklington
Phone : 01759304200

Published in:

Industry > Food Safety

Published On:

December 10, 2013

Print Release:

Print Release

If you have questions regarding information in this press release contact the company listed above. is a press release service and not the author of this press release.The information that is on or available through this site is for informational purposes only and speaks only as of the particular date or dates of that information. As some companies and PR Agencies submit their press releases once per week,month or quarter, make sure to check the official company website for accurate release dates as our site displays the press release distribution date only.We do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of information on or available through this site, and we are not responsible for or omissions in that information or for actions taken in reliance on that information.

Related Releases

Mechanical Testing Promotions at Laboratory Testing Inc.
Laboratory Testing Inc announces new roles for two of its employees, Steve Bowers as Mechanical Testing Workflow Supervisor and Paul Szczepaniak as second-shift Coordinator for Mechanical Testing.

Perisher Ski Resort's New Freedom Quad Chairlift
Ski Rider Hotel anticipates the completion of the new $4Million expansion set to open up the picturesque Guthega Area at Perisher Ski Resort

Low Cost Permanent Magnet Stepper Motors with Precise Precision
Motion Marketplace has released their new line of permanent magnet (PM) stepper motors. The TSM series offers precise precision at an unbeatable low cost.

Airius Wins Innovation Award for Environmental Technology
Airius Europe Ltd., the exclusive European importer of the Airius destratification fan systems manufactured by Airius LLC in Longmont, Colo., received the Innovation Award for Environmental Technology at the Environmental and Energy Awards 2014.

American Energy Education and Research Center, Inc Appoints John Browne as New Company President
American Energy Education and Research Center, Inc (AEERC) is proud to name John Browne as their new president effective immediately. AEERC believes that Browne's past experience, as well as his impeccable work ethic make him the perfect person to ov