Press Release Archive

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2017 Press Releases

10-03-2017

AMETEK MOCON Launches AQUATRAN Model 3 Water Vapor Measurement Instrument for Ultra High Barrier Structures. The next generation AQUATRAN® Model 3 WVTR measurement instrument targets ultra-high barrier materials that are engineered to push the performance envelope.

6-22-2017 AMETEK COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF MOCON, Inc.

MOCON joins AMETEK as part of its Process & Analytical Instruments Division within AMETEK’s Electronic Instruments Group. Click the link above to read the full Press Release on AMETEK's website.

4-27-2017

MOCON launches NEW MAP Headspace Gas Analyzer with accuracy, speed improvements.

04-20-2017

MOCON releases MAP Leak Testing System that helps improve package integrity, extend shelf life and reduce costs. 

04-11-2017

MOCON has received ISO 9001:2015 certification for both of its North American manufacturing facilities. The certification includes MOCON’s North American manufacturing facilities in Minneapolis and Lyons, Colorado.

03-13-2017

MOCON ANNOUNCES NAME CHANGE FOR EUROPEAN SUBSIDIARY TO SUPPORT EXPANDING GLOBAL FOOTPRINT

01-24-2017

MOCON has launched the new OX-TRAN® 2/12 (OTR Permeation Transmission Rate Instrument) which will provide produce marketers and their material suppliers with oxygen permeation data quickly and more easily to assist in meeting shelf-life goals.  

01-17-2017

MOCON has announced that Maurice Janssen has joined the company as its Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing and will be based at the company’s headquarters in Minneapolis, MN.

2016 Press Releases

11-03-2016

MOCON announces the promotion of Alan Traylor to the newly-created position of Director of Product Management. Traylor would be responsible for overseeing the product management teams for the following company business units: permeation, testing lab and consultancy, package testing and integrity, microbial detection and industrial analyzers.

08-03-2016

MOCON announces a Rapid Yeast/Mold test method for dairy products, such as yogurt, soft cheese and cream, can dramatically improve speed-to-market and reduce economic impact from spoiled product.  

05-10-2016

MOCON’s OX-TRAN® Model 2/22 10X targets ultra-high barrier applications.

04-25-2016

A new, fully automated, leak testing system has been developed to help food processors ensure that individual modified atmosphere packages (MAP) are not going out the door with undetected micro leaks. 

02-03-2016

 Global marketing agreement between MOCON, Inc. and Particle Measuring Systems.

2015 Press Releases

11-17-2015

New MOCON oxygen permeation analyzer. OX-TRAN Model 2/22L measuring down to 0.005 cc/(m2 x d)

11-3-2015

 MOCON announces new VP of Sales and Marketing

10-13-2015

MOCON announces the opening of Life Pack Labs offering package development and testing for pharmaceutical and medical devices

9-1-2015

Arla Foods installs MOCON's GreenLight instrument in UK Dairies to speed ESL milk spoilage testing

8-6-2015

MOCON announces new VP of Engineering and Manufacturing

6-3-2015

 MOCON unveils new testing instrument to improve accuracy of package headspace readings

03-17-2015

 Dansensor, a MOCON Company launches new 'vision-based' MAP inspection system