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Robotic Basket Loading/Unloading System allows the operators to access the status.
Construction Equipment and Supplies

Robotic Basket Loading/Unloading System allows the operators to access the status.

ProMach Robotic Basket Loading/Unloading System for handling pouches, bowls, and cartons are enhanced with AllTrax basket tracking system. These systems are suitable for automated retort rooms to load, unload, stack and de-stack containers and trays. AllTrax system automatically alerts operators when the product does not follow the path. The robotic systems are protected with password to prevent...

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Trend Toward Higher Quality Shelf Stable Products and Convenience Packaging Driving Sales of Allpax 2402 Multimode R&D Retorts to Flavor and Film Companies and University Food and Packaging Labs
Material Processing

Trend Toward Higher Quality Shelf Stable Products and Convenience Packaging Driving Sales of Allpax 2402 Multimode R&D Retorts to Flavor and Film Companies and University Food and Packaging Labs

Emphasis on faster time to market for new products and packaging propelling Allpax sales of this R&D tool that offers all sterilization and agitation modes in one machine. COVINGTON, LA — Allpax, powered by Pro Mach, attributes the continuing evolution of consumer preferences toward higher quality shelf stable products and convenience packaging to driving sales of its 2402 multimode R&D...

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Allpax Helps Canneries Boost Retort Room Capacity with No Additional Floor Space Required
Material Processing

Allpax Helps Canneries Boost Retort Room Capacity with No Additional Floor Space Required

Canneries utilizing swing-open door retorts can expect capacity increases from 8 to 33 percent by installing Allpax orbital door retorts. By taking advantage of the wasted floor space occupied by existing swing-open doors, the Allpax orbiting door retorts allows the plant to lengthen the working shell by one basket per door. COVINGTON, LAÂ- – Allpax, powered by Pro Mach, said today...

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Single Basket Retort offers rotary and reciprocating agitation.
Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Single Basket Retort offers rotary and reciprocating agitation.

Facilitating production-scale testing inÂ- R&D lab, 5 ft diameter Versatort provides static processing as well as rotary agitation in 32 in. cube basket and reciprocating agitation in 40 in. cube basket. Rotary agitation works well for vertically oriented packaging, such as cans and glass jars, while reciprocating agitation is more effective for horizontally oriented containers, such as...

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Evaporative Cooling Retorts suit raw product processing.
Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Evaporative Cooling Retorts suit raw product processing.

Providing automated monitoring and control, as well as extensive recipe flexibility, Evaporative Cooling Retorts offer solution for processing 3,200 lb batches or 50–800 gallon kettles of raw products. Since evaporative coolingÂ- consists of deaeration or removal of air from product, it not only cools, but also improves product quality and extends shelf life by slowing bacterial...

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Gentle Motion Retorts Installed for the First Time in a Food Processing Plant in Europe - Improvements to Food Quality and Plant Capacity Anticipated
Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Gentle Motion Retorts Installed for the First Time in a Food Processing Plant in Europe - Improvements to Food Quality and Plant Capacity Anticipated

These Allpax Gentle Motion reciprocating retorts in Europe are being used to improve the quality of shelf-stable soup products packed in flexible containers. COVINGTON, La.Â- – Allpax Products, powered by Pro Mach, said today that for the first time Gentle Motion reciprocating retorts have been installed in a food plant in Europe. The retorts are being used on shelf-stable soup products...

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Improvements in the Taste, Texture, and Appearance of Shelf Stable Consumer Products Spurs Continuing Sales of Allpax Jumbo Shaka® Retorts
Material Processing

Improvements in the Taste, Texture, and Appearance of Shelf Stable Consumer Products Spurs Continuing Sales of Allpax Jumbo Shaka® Retorts

Initial adopters appreciate Shaka's dramatic reduction in sterilization time, which improves the quality of products, such as soups, sauces, ready meals, dips, spreads, and baby food, which are benefited by the process. COVINGTON, La. — Allpax Products, powered by Pro Mach, said today that initial demand for jumbo Shaka® retorts continues to be driven by food manufacturers emphasizing...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Waste-Steam Recovery System is designed for retorts.

Allpax waste-steam recovery system reduces energy expenditure and water consumption to address overall facility sustainability. In new installations or as retrofit, system captures come-up vent-open waste steam in vented tank where steam condensates into hot (200°F) water that can be used to supplement hot water demands or run through heat exchangers for other plant processes. Vented...

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Multimode Retort speeds food sterilization process.
Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Multimode Retort speeds food sterilization process.

Featuring Shaka® technology, Model 2402 R/D Retort applies back and forth agitation to sterilize any type of food thin enough to move within container, such as soups, sauces, dips, and baby food. Seven changeable agitation modes and variety of combinations are available, including saturated steam, steam air overpressure, water immersion, water spray, and water cascade processes. System can...

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Robotic Basket Loading/Unloading System allows the operators to access the status.
Construction Equipment and Supplies

Robotic Basket Loading/Unloading System allows the operators to access the status.

ProMach Robotic Basket Loading/Unloading System for handling pouches, bowls, and cartons are enhanced with AllTrax basket tracking system. These systems are suitable for automated retort rooms to load, unload, stack and de-stack containers and trays. AllTrax system automatically alerts operators when the product does not follow the path. The robotic systems are protected with password to prevent...

Read More »
Trend Toward Higher Quality Shelf Stable Products and Convenience Packaging Driving Sales of Allpax 2402 Multimode R&D Retorts to Flavor and Film Companies and University Food and Packaging Labs
Material Processing

Trend Toward Higher Quality Shelf Stable Products and Convenience Packaging Driving Sales of Allpax 2402 Multimode R&D Retorts to Flavor and Film Companies and University Food and Packaging Labs

Emphasis on faster time to market for new products and packaging propelling Allpax sales of this R&D tool that offers all sterilization and agitation modes in one machine. COVINGTON, LA — Allpax, powered by Pro Mach, attributes the continuing evolution of consumer preferences toward higher quality shelf stable products and convenience packaging to driving sales of its 2402 multimode R&D...

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Company News

Allpax Marks Shaka Retort Five Year Anniversary with Progress Updates and New Insights into this Revolutionary Retort Process

The fifth anniversary of the first production Shaka agitation retort also signifies the expiration of patent royalties, lowering the cost of Shaka production. COVINGTON, LA - Allpax, powered by Pro Mach, announced today the end of patent royalties for Shaka agitation retorts. The five-year anniversary of the first production scale machine also brings a fresh understanding of where best to apply...

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Allpax Helps Canneries Boost Retort Room Capacity with No Additional Floor Space Required
Material Processing

Allpax Helps Canneries Boost Retort Room Capacity with No Additional Floor Space Required

Canneries utilizing swing-open door retorts can expect capacity increases from 8 to 33 percent by installing Allpax orbital door retorts. By taking advantage of the wasted floor space occupied by existing swing-open doors, the Allpax orbiting door retorts allows the plant to lengthen the working shell by one basket per door. COVINGTON, LAÂ- – Allpax, powered by Pro Mach, said today...

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Company News

Allpax Offering Refurbished 2402 Multimode R&D Retorts at up to 30 Percent Savings over New Units

The versatile 2402 lab retort tests new product ideas and speeds products to market through a multitude of static and agitation sterilization modes. COVINGTON, LA - Allpax, powered by Pro Mach, is now refurbishing and selling the versatile 2402 multimode laboratory retort at up to 30 percent savings over new units. Allpax is also buying used 2402 and other used R and D retorts from those...

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Single Basket Retort offers rotary and reciprocating agitation.
Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Single Basket Retort offers rotary and reciprocating agitation.

Facilitating production-scale testing inÂ- R&D lab, 5 ft diameter Versatort provides static processing as well as rotary agitation in 32 in. cube basket and reciprocating agitation in 40 in. cube basket. Rotary agitation works well for vertically oriented packaging, such as cans and glass jars, while reciprocating agitation is more effective for horizontally oriented containers, such as...

Read More »
Evaporative Cooling Retorts suit raw product processing.
Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Evaporative Cooling Retorts suit raw product processing.

Providing automated monitoring and control, as well as extensive recipe flexibility, Evaporative Cooling Retorts offer solution for processing 3,200 lb batches or 50–800 gallon kettles of raw products. Since evaporative coolingÂ- consists of deaeration or removal of air from product, it not only cools, but also improves product quality and extends shelf life by slowing bacterial...

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Gentle Motion Retorts Installed for the First Time in a Food Processing Plant in Europe - Improvements to Food Quality and Plant Capacity Anticipated
Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Gentle Motion Retorts Installed for the First Time in a Food Processing Plant in Europe - Improvements to Food Quality and Plant Capacity Anticipated

These Allpax Gentle Motion reciprocating retorts in Europe are being used to improve the quality of shelf-stable soup products packed in flexible containers. COVINGTON, La.Â- – Allpax Products, powered by Pro Mach, said today that for the first time Gentle Motion reciprocating retorts have been installed in a food plant in Europe. The retorts are being used on shelf-stable soup products...

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Improvements in the Taste, Texture, and Appearance of Shelf Stable Consumer Products Spurs Continuing Sales of Allpax Jumbo Shaka® Retorts
Material Processing

Improvements in the Taste, Texture, and Appearance of Shelf Stable Consumer Products Spurs Continuing Sales of Allpax Jumbo Shaka® Retorts

Initial adopters appreciate Shaka's dramatic reduction in sterilization time, which improves the quality of products, such as soups, sauces, ready meals, dips, spreads, and baby food, which are benefited by the process. COVINGTON, La. — Allpax Products, powered by Pro Mach, said today that initial demand for jumbo Shaka® retorts continues to be driven by food manufacturers emphasizing...

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Company News

White Paper Describes How a New Generation of Batch Retorts Are Producing Aseptic Quality Food at a Fraction of the Cost of Aseptic

COVINGTON, La., January 31, 2012 - A white paper from Allpax, powered by Pro Mach, looks at how the Shaka® retort process blurs the lines between UHT/aseptic packaging and retort sterilization, making it possible for a processor to produce UHT quality food through a batch retort process that has a significantly lower capital and labor cost; faster time to market, including validation; and...

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