BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

  • Martaş raises its export targets by investing in technology with TOMRA Food equipment

    Martaş raises its export targets by investing in technology with TOMRA Food equipment

    Established as a cooperative for processing quality agricultural food products grown in the Marmara and nearby Aegean regions, Martaş has pioneered frozen food production in Turkey. It is upgrading its facilities while continuing production at its two processing facilities located in Bursa and Mustafakemalpaşa. With the installation of a TOMRA Food´s belt sorter in its Mustafakemalpaşa facility, Martaş has raised its export targets with its high product quality. Martaş improves its frozen food production every year. It has a processing capacity of 40,000 tons of fruit and vegetables,… Read more

  • TOMRA Food optical sorters boost profitability of the wild-growing berries producer from Karelia

    TOMRA Food optical sorters boost profitability of the wild-growing berries producer from Karelia

    FRESHBERRY was founded in 2019 with its production facilities located in Pryazhinsky District of the Republic of Karelia. The enterprise is engaged in collecting, procurement, processing, and selling wild-growing berries: blueberries, cranberries, cowberries, and cloudberries. In March 2020, the company put in service an automated line for cleaning blueberries, cranberries and cowberry. During the rest of the current year, the enterprise plans to produce about 6,000 tons of berries, with up to 95% being exported to the EU countries, China and the USA. The company obtained the FSSC 22000… Read more

  • Free eBook: When sorters become data generating machines

    Free eBook: When sorters become data generating machines

    Phones, cars ... even thermostats and kitchen appliances. These days, every machine – big or small – uses data to create more possibilities for people to use them. Monitoring our health and fitness. Optimizing our energy consumption. Navigating through traffic. Data and its benefits are everywhere. So why should sorting stay behind? Just like phones, cars or thermostats, sorters are rapidly becoming data generating machines. The result: improved sorting efficiencies, leading to higher yields, less waste, and improved recyclability. Read more

  • Tomra digital transformation

    Tomra digital transformation

    As the leader in optical sorting technology, TOMRA is committed to developing and adapting new technologies to help almond processors create higher value products and maximize grower returns without sacrificing profitability. In this video, TOMRA reveals how big data and analytics are used to uncover hidden inefficiencies, unlocking the potential of your process with the power of information and providing accessibility all the way to your mobile device. Read more

  • Golden Macadamias, world's largest macadamia processor, acquires TOMRA Food's latest sorting technologies to future-proof its competitive advantage

    Golden Macadamias, world's largest macadamia processor, acquires TOMRA Food's latest sorting technologies to future-proof its competitive advantage

    When a group of South African macadamia farmers decided 20 years ago to collaborate in processing and marketing their crops themselves, they initiated a strategy that would prove hugely successful. Today this ambitious cooperative business, Golden Macadamias, is the global leader in one of the nut industry's fastest-expanding sectors. Golden Macadamias' success has been achieved by meeting the stringent quality requirements of export markets to tap into the booming international demand for macadamias. Attaining the highest product quality with large production volumes has been made… Read more

  • Golden macadamias, world's largest macadamia processor, acquires tomra food's latest sorting technologies to future-proof its competitive advantage

    Golden macadamias, world's largest macadamia processor, acquires tomra food's latest sorting technologies to future-proof its competitive advantage

    When a group of South African macadamia farmers decided 20 years ago to collaborate in processing and marketing their crops themselves, they initiated a strategy that would prove hugely successful. Today this ambitious cooperative business, Golden Macadamias, is the global leader in one of the nut industry's fastest-expanding sectors. Golden Macadamias' success has been achieved by meeting the stringent quality requirements of export markets to tap into the booming international demand for macadamias. Attaining the highest product quality with large production volumes has been made… Read more

  • How seed and grain processors can profit from the latest sorting technologies

    How seed and grain processors can profit from the latest sorting technologies

    The increasing global demand for seeds and grains, including seed corn and coffee beans, is a great opportunity for food processors to swell their revenue streams. To profit from these expanding markets, however, it is necessary to overcome some operational challenges. Here we identify those challenges, take a brief look at the technologies available to solve them, and explain why they can open doors to new business. Read more

  • TOMRA Food to demonstrate standard-setting potato sorting machine at BP2021

    TOMRA Food to demonstrate standard-setting potato sorting machine at BP2021

    TOMRA FOOD, the leading manufacturer of sensor-based sorting machines for the food industry, has announced that it will run machine demonstrations at BP2021, the UK-based potato industry event, later this month. Visitors to the two-day biennial exhibition (Yorkshire Event Centre, Harrogate, November 24th/25th) will be able to see how effectively the TOMRA 3A optical sorter removes foreign materials, soil clods, stones, and ‘greens’ from freshly harvested potatoes. TOMRA can be found in Hall 2, Booth 212. Read more

  • Breakthrough for nut processing and sorting

    Breakthrough for nut processing and sorting

    TOMRA's new generation of free-fall nut sorting solutions combines the efficiency of laser foreign material detection with the camera for sorting product discolourations and shapes. Developed in-house, the unique BSI (Biometric Signature Identification) technology works by detecting the biometric characteristics of objects. Combined with TOMRA's patented Fluo™ technology, the Nimbus detects even the faintest shades of chlorophyll to create a better contrast between good and defective products. Other technologies available include SWIR, which creates contrast between water-based products… Read more

  • Frozen food processor Shandong Santao Food trusts the TOMRA 5B sorting equipment as

    Frozen food processor Shandong Santao Food trusts the TOMRA 5B sorting equipment as "the guardian" of its production line

    Since its establishment in 2003, Santao has become one of the leading enterprises in China’s frozen food industry by virtue of its unique advantages: an ecological base, professional management mechanisms, advanced automatic fruit and vegetable processing lines, and strict implementation of GFSI, BRC, GAP, GMP and HACCP. As the frozen food industry has developed rapidly, higher requirements have been placed on participants. Santao chose TOMRA as its partner to upgrade production line automation to ensure quality, improve product value, and build its brand with cutting-edge technology. Read more