Onions: Four types and how to use them

Onions: Four types and how to use them

As onions vary in shape, size and colour, it can be quite tricky to know which type to use for a particular dish. This is complicated even further considering each type of onion carries a unique flavor and taste that will only compliment certain dishes. So that the...
Tips on how to keep your fruit and veg fresher for longer

Tips on how to keep your fruit and veg fresher for longer

Consumers in the UK discard over 6.7 million tonnes of food each year, with fruit and vegetables accountable for 40% of this figure. The reason being is that fruit and vegetables have short life spans and can go off long before they have a chance to be used. Up to 90%...
Beat the flu this winter with the use of onions

Beat the flu this winter with the use of onions

Catching the flu is often a case of ‘when’ rather than ‘if’ during the cold winter months. At the first sign of flu striking, the natural reaction is to raid the medicine cabinet and ignore the possibility of any other alternatives. Yet what many people are unaware of...
M&P Engineering to exhibit at Fruit Logistica next month

M&P Engineering to exhibit at Fruit Logistica next month

M&P Engineering will be exhibiting their Large Onion Peeler at Fruit Logistica, Berlin from February 6th to 8th, 2019. We have moved to Hall 9 this year as we are excited to be exhibiting with Nicholson Machinery Ltd. Renowned for its onion toppers, Nicholson’s...