Tubular drag conveyors help a coffee manufacturer reduce degradation, expand production
A coffee manufacturer adds new tubular drag conveyors for a gentler conveying process that decreases material degradation.
With an estimated 100 million coffee drinkers in the US spending nearly $18 billion annually, there's little doubt that coffee production and consumption is big business. One coffee manufacturer, Eight O'Clock Coffee, headquartered in Montvale, N.J., has maintained its foothold in the coffee marketplace since its launch. An upsurge in demand prompted the manufacturer in 2010 to explore new equipment for its manufacturing facility in Landover, Md.