Key Technology has just announced a new software update called Sort-to-Grade for its VERYX digital sorters. According to the company, the patent software which has been previously field proven for potato strips is now available for more food sorting applications including fresh and processed fruits and vegetables. While in traditional sorting operations, a series of […]
Articles on innovation in cutting, peeling, slicing, dicing and freezing equipment for the frozen vegetables and fruit segments.
Cutting solutions specialist, FAM has unveiled two new Tridis machines for processors of potatoes and vegetables/fruits at Fruit Logistica 2019. According to the company, the FAM Tridis 180 and FAM Tridis 180P tridimensional dicers are specially designed to help customers reach perfect cut quality at medium-high volumes. The cutting principle behind the novel machines is […]
Cavendish Farms, one of the largest processors of frozen potato products in North America, has equipped its new production facility in Lethbridge, Alberta with Tomra’s Eco steam peelers. Cavendish Farms is committed to sustaining the environment and operates at the highest standards to protect the environment. “We are continuously looking for new ways to reduce […]
Key Technology expands their family of rotary sizing and grading systems for green beans, which includes their popular Sliver Sizer Remover (SSR), Precision Size Grader (PSG) and Rotary Size Grader (RSG). With the introduction of a new 14-roller PSG, Key enables processors to replace drum graders with minimal impact to surrounding equipment. The 14-roller PSG […]
Urschel has long offered targeted cutting solutions to the global community of leading food processors — adapting to the requirements of individual applications and continuing to grow in the company’s engineering and manufacturing expertise through each endeavor. As a result of this adaptive cutting technology approach, Urschel now introduces a new concept in slicing — […]
SORTEX® optical sorting technology from Buhler is helping world-class berry supplier Blåtand AB to drive efficiency in processing its wild berries, as it gears up for growth and expansion into new markets. This leading international food company supplies high quality frozen berries, jams and fruit preparations to caterers, restaurants, wholesalers and retailers in the food industry. […]
Key Technology has expanded its VERYX® family of digital sorters with the introduction of the VERYX B140, a medium-capacity belt-fed sorter. The new B140 features a 1400-mm wide inspection zone, which is 15 percent wider than comparatively sized sorters to achieve a higher throughput within a similar footprint and better singulation of product on the […]