BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

  • Old Dutch Foods produces more quality potato chips at a lower cost with FAM’s Centris product range

    Old Dutch Foods produces more quality potato chips at a lower cost with FAM’s Centris product range

    Because of high demand, both for quality and performance of the production line, Old Dutch Foods Inc. scanned the market looking for a partner that could help convert their continuous and batch potato chip slicing lines into a state of the art process. “We did not rush into a hasty decision. Since it involves investing in capital equipment, we carefully looked into the economic advantages that the investment could bring us. Next to that, strong brand recognition and reputation in the market place is very important to us, so quality is our driver”, explains Jorn Remmem, Director of Plant… Read more

  • Customers report above the mark results from FAM Centris™ product line

    Customers report above the mark results from FAM Centris™ product line

    Extensive use by customers proves that FAM, supplier of cutting solutions for the food industry, can deliver on every bold promise they made when introducing their innovative, patented FAM Centris™ product line. Customers who tested the solution report better ROI, significantly improved cut quality, less waste and lower cost of ownership. The exact numbers vary depending on the raw product that is processed since the FAM Centris™ product line is developed for the slicing of potato & vegetables chips and shredding and slicing of fruit and vegetables. However, feedback from customers who… Read more

  • Centrifugal cutting machine improving quality and product safety used to process beetroot

    Centrifugal cutting machine improving quality and product safety used to process beetroot

    Baltussen Konservenfabriek may the oldest cannery in the Netherlands, but it is still going strong. Not only when it comes to innovative products, but also on a technical level. They have recently starting using a new cutting method for beetroot. Baltussen supplies a wide range of processed fruits and vegetables. The original cannery factory was founded in 1868, making it the oldest factory of this kind in the Netherlands. Since the demand for apple syrup, jam and other fruit preserves is decreasing, they are gradually switching to vegetable preservation. All their products are… Read more

  • Universal cutting heads, industry standard by FAM

    Universal cutting heads, industry standard by FAM

    FAM, "cutting edge solutions for food", was participating, as usual, in Fruit Logistica, welcoming the visitors at the entrance of the Pabillion 3.1. Beside machines such as FAM CentrisÂŽ 400, high capacity centrifugal slicer and shredder, and FAM Mantis.2ÂŽ, the slice cross cutter, with V-belt, for precise cutting of elongate and oblong products, a showcase in the stand exhibited the cutting heads. The new line of universal cutting heads are suited for FAM centrifugal string / shredding machines, and also for other centrifugal slicers that wish to take profit from the precise work and… Read more

  • Compact cutters in Fruit Attraction

    Compact cutters in Fruit Attraction

    Among the wide range of machines available by FAM, company providing cutting-edge solutions for foods, the equipment that was displayed at the Fruit Attraction 2017 booth favored compact equipment. Other main common characteristics are high quality cuts and especially simple and friendly handling, also suitable for beginners in the minimally processed industry. The FAM Tridis 240 marks a new generation of tridimensional dicers designed by FAM to excel in the most crucial performance indicators. The FAM Tridis 240 is designed for the very demanding frozen vegetable & fruit and French fry Read more

  • FAM presents its latest NECST™ product: the FAM Centris™ 400

    FAM presents its latest NECST™ product: the FAM Centris™ 400

    FAM proudly presents its latest cutting machine: the FAM Centris™ 400, a high-quality centrifugal cutting machine specially developed for the fruit, vegetable and potato industry. The FAM Centris™ 400 is part of the NECST™ product range, which stands for Next Evolution in Centrifugal Slicing Technology. It joins the FAM Centris™ 315 and the FAM Centris™ 315P, which were launched in 2014 and 2015 respectively. Read more

  • Lamb Weston Meijer invests in 4 new FAM cutting machines

    Lamb Weston Meijer invests in 4 new FAM cutting machines

    FAM, which specialises in industrial cutting machines for the food processing industry was founded in 1946, is also characterised by innovation and during the last two years has launched no less than 8 new machines. One of them was the FAM Tridis 240P, which was designed with the frozen fries sector in mind. The Tridis 240P has been tested and approved in cooperation with leading Flemish frozen foods companies, as well as by Lamb Weston / Meijer, which ordered four machines for their production plant at Bergen op Zoom. Read more

  • Deville Technologies will be representing the FAM line of cutting solutions in the United States

    Deville Technologies will be representing the FAM line of cutting solutions in the United States

    DEVILLE TECHNOLOGIES has represented the FAM product line since 2002 for cheese applications in Canada, the United States and Mexico; and since 2011 they have become the sole fruit, vegetable, meat and poultry applications distributor for Canada as well. Read more

  • The FAM Tridis™ 240 Perfect Performance Made Easy

    The FAM Tridis™ 240 Perfect Performance Made Easy

    FAM is proud to present the FAM Tridis™ 240 – Bringing capacity, efficiency and quality to a new level. The FAM Tridis 240 marks a new generation of tridimensional dicers designed by FAM to excel in the most crucial performance indicators. The FAM Tridis 240 is designed for the very demanding frozen vegetable & fruit and French fry industry. This dicer increases the maximum capacity known in the industry with at least another 10%, while maintaining an excellent cut quality. Read more

  • FAM Dorphy Eurobin: Only 1280 mm infeed height

    FAM Dorphy Eurobin: Only 1280 mm infeed height

    The FAM Dorphy, known as the ‘little giant’, is a three-dimensional cutting expert that offers all the advantages of an industrial dicer in a compact housing. It excels in numerous different applications such as onion rings, carrot dices, French fries and many more. Recently, FAM has designed a new execution of this small giant that provides superior comfort and safety for operators: The FAM Dorphy Eurobin. Its functional design allows batch feeding or continuous feeding with space for a Read more