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Case Studies

Within our case studies section, you will find a range of case studies that feature our product range and illustrate the various methods we use to successfully handle and move a vast array of ingredients. You can search case studies either by product, by industry or by material.

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Case Study 1009 - Chocolate Manufacturer Streamlines New Process

Initially, when responding to the demand for a dark chocolate alternative, the customer met this by manually adding cocoa powder into the mixer. However, this meant carrying batches of 50 lb/25 kg bags up 2 flights of stairs, from the storage area to the mixer, up to 30 times a day. The need to eliminate this chore was immediately apparent. Spiroflow supplied a flexible screw conveyor furnished with their special profile ‘proscrew’ spiral. ‘Proscrew’ spirals give maximum ‘push’ to the product with minimal contact between the spiral & the conveying tube in which it rotates.

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