When the goal is to protect consumers,
the ‘she’ll be right mate’ attitude
in New Zealand simply won’t cut it any
As a food producer to the global
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masses, foreign regulators insist that
the New Zealand food industry literally
cleans up its act, and maintains its
self-determined high bench marks for
Generally, New Zealand instrument
suppliers strive to comply with the two
major F&B governing bodies - the USA
FDA/3A standard, and the European
Union EHEDG (European Hygienic
Engineering & Design Group) - when
it comes to material and hygienic
fittings commonly accepted in New
Zealand. However, are we absolutely
sure that re-badged or ‘stamped’
products that are found all over New
Zealand’s industrial plants and farms
really comply, and have undergone all
the stringent tests required to gain an
international approval? Clearly there is
much at stake for us to presume ‘she’ll
be right mate’.
ifm electronic manufactures its own
German-made products in-house, developed
by a team of more than 1500
R&D and manufacturing engineers to
ensure the highest hygienic standards
are met and maintained when producing
innovations to its instrumentation
product range. This way the company
has evolved into one of the leading
suppliers of process automation instrumentation
to the global F&B industries.
Why trust anything less?
Contact ifm ph 0800 289436,
or for more information visit
New Zealand’s food industry
and the talented engineers
that have built the country's
proud reputation for getting
the job done have moved
into unfamiliar territory…having
to clean up our act even
further to comply with food
industry regulations dictated
by not only New Zealand’s,
but those governing bodies
representing its customers.
ifm have the most comprehensive range of
digital sensors and smart connection technology,
available today, ex-stock NZ!
Our IP69k, IO-Link (Smart) technology is used
in the most advanced F&B plants, globally.
German quality - supported by local engineers.
Interested to know more? Give us a call.
on ifm products
Phone: 0800 289 436
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