Conveying Coffee?
Choose the Right Conveyor

Coffee Conveyor Selection Guide Looking for the right conveyor for your coffee product? Manufacturers and roasters are moving away from using traditional, open bucket elevators and belt conveyors for moving ground coffee and coffee beans due to both hygienic and layout challenges. Instead, coffee producers are opting for more efficient, hygienic, totally-enclosed and flexible conveying […]

Stuck in a Conveying Nightmare?

Key Considerations When Choosing the Right Mechanical Conveyor Selecting the ideal mechanical conveyor can be a daunting task – possibly even a nightmare – for buyers who may not be aware of the features and benefits of the different types available. Here are some key considerations for choosing the right mechanical conveyor. 1 – Material […]

Conveying Cereal: Choose the Right Conveyor

conveying cereal

Challenges When Conveying Cereal: One of the biggest challenges faced when conveying cereal is the degradation of the final product. No matter the core ingredient, cereal is often shaped into puffs or loops so ensuring they arrive undamaged into the packaging is of top concern.  Another challenge that must be overcome when choosing a conveyor […]

Conveying Chocolate, Cocoa Powder & Cocoa Beans

Conveying chocolate an cocoa beans

Challenges in Conveying Chocolate Chocolate is a delicate and often expensive product and must be conveyed gently to preserve the integrity of the product especially if the conveyor is to be used at the end of the process before packaging. Degradation can also occur at the beginning of the process as the cocoa beans are […]

Conveying Nuts – Peanuts/ Almonds / Pecans / etc.

Conveying nuts

Are you looking for a method of conveying nuts that will minimize product degradation and increase productivity? Then read this blog post about how a Spiroflow conveyor will gently convey nuts in a safe and reliable manner. Whether you need to move peanuts, almonds, pecans, walnuts, hazelnuts or even peanut butter, we have a conveyor […]

Brewing & Distilling – What are the Best Conveyor Options?

Unloading bags

Brewers and distillers of all sizes need to move malt to create beer and the best way to move the product with minimal manual handling is with a mechanical conveyor. At Spirolfow we have the broadest product range in our industry and we can advise on which conveyor will be most suitable to your application. […]

Conveying Rice – Find the Right Conveying Solution

Flexible Screw Conveyor Maintains Mixing Integrity

Rice is a versatile product and is eaten around the world. Often conveyed in raw form but it can also be conveyed parboiled for applications such as dog food. It is a fragile material that when conveyed incorrectly can suffer from product degradation. Read more about reducing product degradation in our blog here. In this […]

Product Challenges: Product Degradation

In this blog series, we are looking at the most common challenges our customers have with their products, today’s blog will focus on the topic of product degradation. Degradation occurs as the product is being moved through the system and the particles are constantly in contact. Therefore the material breaks down which can result in a […]

Mechanical Conveyor Choices

Selecting the best mechanical conveyor for your application is crucial to your processing success and your bottom line. Here at Spiroflow, we have a comprehensive range of conveyors that processors can choose from. Our primary objective is to provide you with the safest, most efficient, and most reliable conveying solution for your application.

Convey Fragile Materials

Do you need to convey fragile materials? You can successfully convey your material with minimal material breakage with careful selection of the conveyor. There are several conveyors available in today’s market place that allow for gentle conveying of fragile materials. In order to select the most appropriate conveyor, the following material characteristics and equipment related application requirements must be determined: