TOMRA FOOD designs and manufactures sensor-based sorting machines and integrated post-harvest solutions for the food industry. We innovate the world’s most advanced analytical technology and apply it to grading, sorting, and peeling.

Over 12,800 units are installed at food growers, packers, and processors worldwide for confectionery, fruit, dried fruit, grains and seeds, potato products, proteins, nuts, and vegetables.

The company’s mission is to enable its customers to improve returns, gain operational efficiencies, and ensure a safe food supply via innovative, useable technologies. To achieve this, TOMRA Food operates centers of excellence, regional offices, and manufacturing locations within the United States, Europe, South America, Asia, Africa and Australasia.

TOMRA Food is a member of the TOMRA Group that was founded on an innovation in 1972 that began with the design, manufacturing and sale of reverse vending machines (RVMs) for automated collection of used beverage containers. Today TOMRA provides technology-led solutions that enable the circular economy with advanced collection and sorting systems that optimize resource recovery and minimize waste in the food, recycling and, mining industries and is committed to building a more sustainable future.

TOMRA has ~100,000 installations in over 80 markets worldwide and had total revenues of ~9.9 billion NOK in 2020. The Group employs ~4,300 globally and is publicly listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange (OSE: TOM).

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Products / services

TOMRA FOOD offer includes:
- Food Technology,
- Sorting Equipment,
- Peeling Equipment, 
- Process Analytics Equipment, and 
- Processing Lines. 

Additionally, TOMRA Food runs 15 test and demonstration centers around the globe.

Food Technology
TOMRA Food provides a broad portfolio of cutting-edge sensor technology; its versatile combination offers solutions for almost every sorting task in the food industry. No matter what type of food you're sorting, removal of foreign material and potentially dangerous materials is critical. We base our approach on a range of criteria and develop a system that is tailored to your needs.

Sorting Equipment
TOMRA Food offers the widest range of sorting solutions available in the food industry today. We offer solutions for a multitude of food applications, from fresh whole products to processed food, from farm to fork.

Peeling Equipment
TOMRA Food has been designing and supplying superior potato and root vegetable peeling equipment for over 40 years’ with ODENBERG equipment. The focus has been on continuously improving efficiency, yield and quality of the steam peeling process. Today 85% of the world’s French fries are processed by TOMRA equipment.

Process Analytics Equipment
TOMRA Food has a number of analysis solutions available for the food industry specifically targeting French fries, peeled potatoes as well as pork trim and diced and ground meat.

Processing Lines
The food industry is a global business that processes billions of potatoes and vegetables each year. The variation of raw material creates a major challenge for processors to ensure consistency in product quality, taste, texture but also in production efficiency and yield optimization.

Test Centers
TOMRA Food runs 15 test and demonstration centers around the globe providing comprehensive services for the development of potential sensor-based sorting projects for the food, mining, recycling, tobacco and raw materials industry.