Articles & Case Studies


Building a Fortress

July/August 2018
Source: Canadian Packaging Magazine

Canadian metal detection systems pioneer builds on solid foundations by constantly pushing the envelope of technological innovation and surpassing customer expectations for machine performance and reliability


Too Good to Waste

May 2018
Source: Canadian Packaging Magazine

Canadian Packaging reports on how modern metal detectors can be a valuable production asset in ongoing efforts to reduce food waste.


Dogged Pursuit

April 2018
Source: Canadian Packaging Magazine

Ontario manufacturer of healthy dog treats finding marketplace success with robust product coding technologie


Fortress Technology: Metal detector for wet products

March 2018

The Interceptor metal detector launched by Fortress Technology is specifically designed to inspect conductive applications, including meat, poultry, and seafood, cheese, desserts, ready meals, bakery items, and fortified cereals, helping to eliminate false rejects.


Fortress Puts Frequencies under Close Scrutiny

March 2018

Fortress evaluates the three key frequency options and how to select the correct one for your food application.


Multiple Advantages

March 2018
Source: Canadian Packaging Magazine

A bold design breakthrough enables a single metal detector to deliver game-changing performance attributes.


How food processors can fight cross-contamination

February 2018
Source: Food Engineering Magazine

Processors must have a detailed plan and execute it properly to prevent big problems.


Laying Down the Chips

March 2016
Source: Canadian Packaging

Venerable East Coast potato grower using cutting-edge metal detection technology to maintain optimal product safety and quality control.

LNK Banks on Metal Detection Units

April 2011
Source: Healthcare Packaging

Units help LNK ensure quality OTC pharmaceuticals for its private-label customers.

Back to School Basics

March 2011
Source: Canadian Packaging

Manufacturer of peanut-free treats tastes success with sharp new paperboard packaging.

Laying Down the Chips

March 2011
Source: Canadian Packaging

Snack-food giant serving up a winning recipe of relentless product innovation, world-class manufacturing prowess and a progressive environmental mindset.

Baker of the Year chooses Fortress

January 2011
Source: Food Processing

Cornish bakery business, W.C. Rowe, has switched to metal detection systems from Fortress Technology and has also given the service and calibration contract for these and competitive machinery to Fortress.

Quality Products Demand Sensitive, Stable Metal Detection

October 2010
Source: Food Engineering Magazine

When older metal detection systems can’t provide accurate results in an environment filled with vibration, it’s time to upgrade.

Making the Cut

October 2010
Source: Canadian Packaging

Quebec veal processor leverages high product quality and packaging excellence to cement its industry leadership credentials and pedigree.

The Sum of All Parts

October 2010
Source: Canadian Packaging

Doing many things right keeps Canadian co-packer focused on future growth.

Recipe for Success

April 2010
Source: Canadian Packaging

Canadian spice producer ensures optimal product quality assurance with leading-edge metal detection technology.

Double the Pleasure

October 2009
Source: Canadian Packaging

A breakthrough two-in-one pack helps hard-working Ontario deli meats processor strut its credentials as packaging innovator.

Five Things To Look For When Purchasing A Metal Detection System

August 2009
Source: Packaging Machinery Technology (PMT)

The Sugar Rush

March 2009
Source: Canadian Packaging

High-performance metal detectors add a sweet touch to sugar packaging lines.

Ripple Effect

October 2008
Source: Canadian Packaging

End-of-line packaging upgrade gives Quebec potato-chip manufacturer a fresh start on the road to optimal plant efficiency.

A Fresh Approach to Frozen Entrées

September 2008
Source: Packaging World

Victory’s Kitchen develops the perfect recipe for detecting metal in its new frozen food line, while its new automated packaging equipment speeds production.

Kernel Knowledge

May 2008
Source: Canadian Packaging

Upstart popcorn manufacturer aims to take a bite out of the competition with newly-acquired packaging prowess.

Pictures of Health

March 2008
Source: Canadian Packaging

Ontario generic drugs manufacturer raises its quality assurance competence to the next level with home-made metal detection technology.

Fortress Technology Brazil’s Grand Opening

October 2007
Source: Fortress Technology Brazil

(Sao Paulo, Brazil) Continuing its rapid international expansion, Fortress Technology announced the official launch of its Sao Paulo based branch at Fispal Tecnologia 2007.

Simple Operation Empowers UK’s Griffith Laboratories

September 2007
Source: Fortress Technology Europe

Metal Detectors as Critical Control Points (in Spanish)

June 2007
source: Industria Alimenticia

Safety Concerns Puts Premium on Metal Detection

April 2007
source: Modern Plastics Worldwide

Reaping What They Sow

March 2007
source: Canadian Packaging Magazine

Spice of Life

March 2006
source: Canadian Packaging Magazine