Soft Sorter – DURA-TOUCH COMPACT

Soft Sorter – DURA-TOUCH COMPACT

The DURA-TOUCH COMPACT Soft Sorter combines the latest in DURA-TOUCH sorting technology with simple and efficient design to create a high-performance machine with one goal in mind – removing soft berries with certainty. With a light-weight assembly, simplified touch-screen interface and single ejection belt, the DURA-TOUCH COMPACT provides a highly effective, no-fuss sorting solution for any packhouse line. The DURA-TOUCH COMPACT is also compatible with management system, generating “real time” packing information to maximize...

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MIRA-360 TOMATO SORTER

MIRA-360 TOMATO SORTER

The MIRA-360 Tomato Sorter utilises hi-tech sorting technology to identify and remove defected grape and cherry tomatoes of all descriptions including those with cracks and splits, defects, over-ripes, rots and moulds, stink bugs, bird and insect damaged. Combined with BBC Technologies Freshtracker™ system, “real time” sorting information can be generated to maximize operating potential.

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BBC on show at Fruit Logistica

BBC on show at Fruit Logistica

Key players in Europe’s fresh produce industry will see first-hand how to drive greater productivity through their operation using advanced fruit sorting technology from New Zealand company BBC Technologies. BBC will be showcasing its innovative fruit sorting solutions at Fruit Logistica in Germany for the fourth consecutive year. The event, which takes place in Berlin from 5 – 7 February, attracts more than 2,400 companies and 50,000 visitors from all parts of the world’s fresh BBC Technologies is riding a wave of interest in its...

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BBC Technologies helps cull spotted wing drosophila (SWD) fruit damage

BBC Technologies helps cull spotted wing drosophila (SWD) fruit damage

BBC Technologies North America is helping a Michigan blueberry grower eliminate damage by spotted wing drosophila (SWD) on the packing line. South Haven, Mich.-based DeGrandchamp Farms Inc., contained the insect’s damage and avoided rejections during the 2013 season, said Mike DeGrandchamp, partner. DeGrandchamp uses BBC’s recently introduced MK-2.5 color sorter and Dura-Touch soft sorter on its fresh fruit line to grade-out soft, green and overripe fruit, he said. Since appearing in northwestern growing regions in 2009, the pest has...

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MIRA-360 CHERRY SORTER

MIRA-360 CHERRY SORTER

The MIRA-360 Cherry Sorter utilises hi-tech sorting technology to identify and remove defected cherries of all descriptions including those with cracks and splits, spurs, soft rot, wrinkles and bruises. Combined with BBC Technologies Freshtracker™ system, “real time” sorting information can be generated to maximize operating potential.

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