Food & Drink Process & Packaging Issue 9 2016 - Page 14

Delphi Food Products Varied demands, one solution WRITTEN BY Adelphi PHOTOGRAPHY BY Adelphi Adelphi The Adelphi Group of Companies is comprised of four divisions, details of which can be found by clicking on the feature panels below. UK based Adelphi Packaging Machinery have successfully delivered a modifed fully-automatic lling and capping line for Delphi Food Products Ltd. The Challenge Delphi required a filling and capping solution for their varied range of high quality Greek products including The Solution The machines supplied were modified specifically to meet Delphi Foods’ requirements. The filling machine is the versatile Adelphi Cerberus which is capable of filling various container shapes and sizes and with a few modifications was the obvious choice for Delphi Foods. The capping machine uses the same modified, vacuum suction, decanting feed system as the filler and secures a push fit cap. Caps can be quickly changed for different product runs through the changeover of one small component on the capping head, making the Cer- berus very cost effective and efficient to run. The Benefits Houmous, Taramasalata and Tzatziki, A modified decanting feed system which are lled into 170g, 283g and for pots was put in place, featuring Adelphi machines fill around 80% of 430g pots. The containers are heat- a vacuum suction into a starwheel. all of Delphi Foods products. “It is the sealed before being capped, coded The filling system had an increased high level of after s