Gaining a foothold in the continent’s food and drink industries

GEA to_exhibit_at_Food_and_Drink_Technology_AfricaIf your business operates in the fields of foods and beverages or liquid processing, filling and packaging technologies, the Food and Drink Technology Africa (FDT Africa) 2014 conference and trade show is an event you cannot afford to miss – whether as exhibitor looking for new clients, or as attendee learning more about the latest innovations.

The GEA Group, a major supplier of process technology and components for the food and energy industries globally, has indentified the show as a platform to position itself among the other big players in these industries on the continent.

‘This conference offers a unique opportunity for discussions, exchange of new innovations and specific applications with existing and new clients,’ says a company representative.

‘South Africa is fast becoming the gateway to many important markets in Africa for us. As it is the first time that this international exhibition it being hosted in South Africa, we could not miss out on aligning ourselves with a show of this calibre.’

The GEA Africa stand, no. 410, will showcase not only locally used machinery but also international specialist technology. Two members of the GEA team will be speakers at the conference delivering presentations on the topics of ‘Eco-Icepush – Saving what is precious’ and ‘Energy savings and product losses: increase profitability in your dairy business’.

The One 11TS Homogeniser will be exhibited at the show and forms part of the GEA Niro Soavi smaller capacity performance flow rate solutions, which also includes One 7 and One 15 homogenisers. One Series is an ideal homogeniser for dairy products and beverages such as pasteurised flavoured milk, cream, milk for yogurt, cheese, yogurt drinks, dressings and fruit juice.

Main features of the One series

  • Easy homogenisation and safe sanitary design
  • Ideal for small to medium dairy and beverage industries
  • High versatility and smart installation
  • Long lasting core components and top quality material
  • Easy-to-use pneumatic control and pressure alarm
  • Reduced maintenance cost
  • Low energy and water consumption with high efficiency operation

Image description – The One 11TS Homogeniser, which forms part of GEA Niro Soavi’s range of homogenisers, will be on show at the Food and Drink Technology Africa 2014 event

GEAs team manning the group stand on the trade shows first day

GEA’s team manning the group’s stand on the trade show’s first day