The number of food recalls ordered by the Food Standards Agency in 2015 rose by 78% compared to 2014’s figures, according to insurance firm Lockton. In total, 159 products were recalled by the FSA over the last 12 months, which is almost double 2014’s total of 89. ‘Unlisted ingredients’ was cited as the most common cause of recall order.

The demand for quality dough based products from consumers is rising. This means that not only do food manufacturers need the end product to look good, taste good and be consistent across each batch, but it also needs to be produced quickly to deal with consumer demands. Introducing DymoMix – dough production with drive If […]

One of the most prestigious certifications includes the ISO 9000 series of Quality management and its principles. Any company that holds one of these certificates can boast a strong customer focus, the motivation and implication of top management levels, a clear process approach and the drive for continual improvement. Zeppelin Systems are pleased to announce […]

Normally, silos are remote from the production process and can tend to get neglected and forgotten. The importance of a healthy silo discharge aid only becomes apparent when they fail, and sometimes this can stop the whole production process. Do these image look familiar?   If you are having problems feeding the process, suffering from material waste issues […]

When people are browsing shelves at a supermarket, many of them do not consider the journey that food products have been through. Most foods have a long manufacturing process, as well as several different variables which have to be precisely correct for the product to meet a consistently high quality level. The unsung hero in […]

iba from 12 to 17 September 2015 in Munich/Germany Zeppelin Systems GmbH in hall B4, booth B4.351 The technology experts from Zeppelin present user-oriented solutions in the fields of highly efficient dough production, automated quality assurance, remote service, hygiene concepts, economical revamping and continuous kneading. Our focus: highly efficient dough production automated quality assurance […]

Weighing with pneumatic scales It is not uncommon for existing buildings to be too low for conventional layouts for charging systems. Activities, such as day bins, dosing devices and scales for gravity flow arrangement all require height, and this can mean high costs. David Scott of Zeppelin Systems UK explains why pneumatic weighing and dosing […]

Zeppelin Systems are excited to be exhibiting at this year’s Anuga FoodTec 2015 trade fair on the 24-27th March. As a leading global trade fair, Anuga FoodTec attracts over 43,000 visitors in the international food and beverage industry from all across the world. Being held at the Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany, Zeppelin Systems will be exhibiting a […]

When consumers buy your products, they want reassurance that certain ingredients are not contained within it. For some people, certain ingredients within products can cause some serious, and perhaps fatal, side effects. It is a food manufacturing company’s responsibility to make sure their customers enjoy their products and know exactly what it contains. Earlier this […]

What do businesses think of Zeppelin Systems? Customer Testimonial – Dunlop Oil & Marine Ltd  “Due to the critical nature of our rubber mixing plant it was imperative that we selected the right solution partner to replace our current aging control system. Following an extensive selection process we decided to go with Zeppelin Systems due […]

With proper care and attention, and if your silo has been correctly designed for purpose, it can provide you with many years of valuable service. However, all too often a silo doesn’t get the attention and maintenance it deserves and it becomes more cost effective to replace it, rather than repair it. Is your silo […]

10th Congress for Biobased Materials, Natural Fibres and WPC Place of Conference: Schwabenlandhalle Tainer Str. 7-9 70734 Stuttgart-Fellbach, Germany More information and registration Topics Biological, biobased materials: bioplastics and biocomposites Natural and cellulose fibre-reinforced and innovative plastic composites Innovative processing and manufacturing methods for said materials and composites Additives and fillers for biobased materials and […]

By focussing on maximal customer benefit, we have revised the technical specifications of our range of diverter valves and rotary feeders to align it with the new market requirements. The result: A new and impressive product range with the Zeppelin quality that ensures maximum economic efficiency in your daily operations. Furthermore, you will benefit from even shorter delivery times and highest flexibility thanks to our innovative modular system.

At Zeppelin, we believe in a culture of open communication, offering our people scope for developing their visions, being creative and also practising constructive criticism. A place where people respect one another, appreciate achievement and work effectively in teams.

ILA Berlin Air Show 2014 / International Supplier Center ISC Hall 1, Stand 1506 Zeppelin Systems GmbH BU Zeppelin Quality Service Joint stand BodenseeAIRea-Cluster Contact Dipl.-Ing. Michael H. Linnig General Manager Zeppelin Quality Service Zeppelin Systems GmbH Friedrichshafen Germany Tel: +49 7541 202 446 michael.linnig(at)

Dates Thursday, 15th May 2014, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (in English language) Tuesday, 20th May 2014, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (in German language) More information and registration Subject: Continuous dough production in the industrial practice Contents: Manufacturing processes of different doughs System technology for liquids, liquid sponge and sour dough Hygienic aspects for […]

interpack 2014 Hall 4, Stand 4D25 Zeppelin Systems GmbH Our Focus We bring solids and liquids together Continuous mixing and kneating with our Codos®System State-of-the-art control technology Contact Dr. Matthias Kruse Head of Sales Reimelt Food Technology Zeppelin Systems GmbH Rödermark Germany Tel: +49 6074 691 202 matthias.kruse(at)

Dieter Brücher takes over the management of the strategic business unit Plant Engineering of the Zeppelin group on an intermin basis. On 01.01.2014 Dieter Brücher (61) took over the temporary management of the strategic business unit Plant Engineering of the Zeppelin group. As an interim manager his task will be to strengthen the market position of the strategic business unit Plant Engineering of the Zeppelin group and to push the integration process within the unit.