Bulk handling system ups frozen food quality, cuts labor

Bulk handling system ups frozen food quality, cuts labor from Flexicon Corporation (Australia) P/L

By: Flexicon Corporation (Australia) P/L  14-Jan-2012
Keywords: Process Equipment, Handling Equipment, Conveyor Systems

LOWESTOFT, UK -- Unilever Ice Cream ans Frozen Food’s Lowestoft, UK, operation, a major producer of Bird’s Eye® brand products, redesigned the way in which dry ingredients are transferred and introduced into the wet batter mix used to coat chicken nuggets. The company was able to improve operator comfort and safety, minimize product loss due to spillage, cut dust emissions, and drastically boost process efficiencies. Engineered and manufactured by Flexicon Europe Ltd., the bulk solids handling system adds automation to a process once constrained by labor-intensive manual steps, cutting six hours of work down to 1.5 hours.

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