Food processing

tna Turns 40: Four Decades of Revolutionary Food Processing and Packaging Solutions

Sydney, Australia, March 15, 2022 — Global specialist in food processing and packaging, tna solutions, celebrates forty years of groundbreaking innovation by reaffirming its commitment to people, the planet and the prosperity of the local communities and regions in which it operates. As the company enters a new era, its global team of experts looks to the future to build a fresh, innovative and digital future.

Become an industry disruptor

Founded in 1982 by two ambitious entrepreneurs; Nadia & Alf Taylor, today tnaThe more than five hundred employees of have installed more than fourteen thousand advanced processing and packaging systems worldwide. The company changed the face of food packaging in 1985 with the launch of its flagship solution – the tna robag® vertical form fill and seal (VFFS) packaging system.

Alf Taylor, CEO and Managing Director of tna solutions comments: “A lot has changed in the last four decades; we expanded our family of brands with the acquisition of big names in processing such as FOODesign, Florigo and NID and added a fully integrated snack and confectionery processing line to our list of industry firsts. One thing that hasn’t changed however is our can-do attitude and dedication to meeting our customers’ needs.

The organization’s latest innovation – the tna robag® Effects 3e – was launched late last year, and more exciting developments in food processing, conveying and packaging systems are planned for the upcoming anniversary year.

Take a step into the future

As part of its commitment to customer-focused progress, tna is pleased to announce the launch of ‘tna rethink’ – a new series of blogs and web articles giving tnaThe experts in a platform to share their unique perspective on today’s top industry trends and help food brands navigate the changing landscape of food processing and packaging. “With the wealth of forty years of industry-leading experience behind us, we are entering a new chapter,” adds Alf Taylor. “We will continue to embrace a digital future, while breaking down the complexities of smart systems, consumer trends and regulatory changes with simple, personalized advice. It is this approach that has made tna the number one choice for thousands of operators and engineers worldwide.

Good for business, better for people

Along with its technical advances, tnaThe continued success of can be attributed to a people-focused approach. Giving back to the international community as a whole has always been non-negotiable for us,” comments Nadia Taylor, co-founder and director of tna solutions. “This dedication ultimately led to the creation of our humanitarian organization, the Nadia and Alf Taylor Foundation. Over the past 20 years, the Foundation has helped transform the lives of more than 20,000 people in 39 countries through more than 150 grassroots organizations. We actively work to improve the lives of the most vulnerable population in society, supporting children through initiatives around education, social enterprise, health, human rights man and social protection.

In his fortieth year, tna celebrates its own achievements and showcases the Foundation’s and philanthropic achievements through a series of events, around the world. “These are events that have a purpose,” continues Nadia. “The primary focus here aligns with our three core motivations as a company: people, planet and prosperity. By encouraging the development of healthy, fulfilling and sustainable livelihoods in different regions, we ensure that that our biggest industry events benefit more than those who attend. We invite our valued customers and partners to join us in putting people first this trade show season!”

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About tna Solutions

tna is one of the world’s leading providers of integrated food processing and packaging solutions with over 35 years of industry experience and 14,000 systems installed in over 120 countries. The company offers a full range of products including handling, processing, cooling and freezing, coating, dispensing, seasoning, weighing, packaging, inserting and labeling, metal detecting , verification and end-of-line solutions. tna also offers a variety of options for integrating production line controls and SCADA reporting, project management and training. tnaThe unique combination of innovative technologies, extensive project management experience and 24/7 global support ensures customers get faster, more reliable and more flexible food products at the cost of ownership. the lowest. tnathe inclusive growth program underscores its entrepreneurial spirit, to support the less fortunate; especially children, through the humanitarian initiatives led by the Nadia and Alf Taylor Foundation.