Accurate feeding, gentle material handling and highly efficient extrusion
From material transfer of your ingredients, to automatization of your batch weighing process for majors, minors and micros, to extrusion of your snack food or cereals, the Coperion and Coperion K-Tron team can provide the optimal process solution. Coperion K-Tron highly accurate feeders and pneumatic conveying systems are used for the transfer, weighing and feeding to the mixer and/or extrusion steps. Coperion provides snack food and cereal ingredients components that fulfill the highest demands in hygiene, easy cleaning and gentle product handling. Coperion highly efficient, wear-resistant twin screw extruders are used for the production of various cereal and snack food types including cold formed pellets for flaked cereal, puffed cereals, as well as direct expanded and coextruded cereals and snacks.
Products and ingredients may include: flaked cereal, puffed cereals, puffed snacks, pillow snacks, muesli, trail mix or party mix, flatbreads, popcorn, salt and seasonings for coating snack foods, corn meal, grains (including corn, wheat , oats, rice and barley), various nuts, various flours.