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WELCOME TO ATLANTA ONCE AGAIN WELCOME TO YOUR INNOVATION DESTINATION! IN THIS EDITION: By Scott Hazenbroek | President, Foodmate US We are always excited to start off the new year by exhibiting at IPPE. It just seems like yesterday though that I was writing my welcome note for the 2018 Inside Track! The quote “time flies when you are having fun” definitely applies to Foodmate! As I reflect back on 2018, I can only conclude that it was our most exciting and successful year in our short company history. Foodmate Netherlands has moved into its brand new, 130,000 sf (12000m 2 ) state of the art global headquarters and manufacturing center. And Foodmate US has just completed a 30,000 sf (2800m 2 ) building expansion. Our continued commitment to innovation has been a significant contributor to our record sales in 2018. Since we have introduced the ULTIMATE Whole Leg Deboner during IPPE 2018, we have successfully installed 50 machines around the world of which 22 in the United States alone! Foodmate continues its expansion, adding another 30,000 sf to its headquarters in the U.S., and the brand new 130,000 sf headquarters in Holland, is now open! 04 Intelligent Thigh Deboning with x-ray technology and Cut-up line integration. 06 OPTiX 10 ULTIMATE The Intelligent Whole Leg Deboner, whole leg deboning with surgical precision. Also on display this year will be the ULTIMATE Whole Leg Deboner, the Max 6000 Breast Deboner and we will introduce TraySort. TraySort is a collaborative development between Foodmate and Intralox to provide a solution to help reduce packaging waste, improve grading accuracy and reduce labor cost in tray pack operations. The system combines advanced vision technology based on ChickSort grading software and the Intralox AIMS Conveying System. 14 MAX6000 Breast cap and/or front halves deboner that allows for highly efficient breast deboning with the advantage of the smallest footprint available on the market. To demonstrate all our new innovations and latest technology, we would like to invite you for an on-demand demonstration at our Inspirience Center so you can learn about the latest technology to bring you solutions to your challenges. 20 TRAYSORT Developed by Foodmate and Intralox to facilitate and im- prove our customers’ final distribution goals. TraySort aims to improve labor management, reduce packaging waste and increase throughput. The ULTIMATE Whole Leg deboner marked the introduction of a new generation of Poultry Deboning Equipment by combining durable mechanics and X-Ray Technology. Combining this technology helps our customer’s ongoing labor challenges and provides a very high and consistent yield. As your innovation destination, we will once again demonstrate our commitment to the Poultry Industry by making some of your challenges our challenges and too provide innovative solutions. This year we will introduce the new OPTiX Intelligent Thigh Deboning Solution. The OPTiX is a natural progression of the ULTIMATE Whole Leg Deboner, it uses the same advanced controls and X-Ray Technology to accurately debone up to 14400 thighs per hour while producing cartilage free meat with a hand-cut appearance. 22 Expect excellence! Our 24/7 emergency support is backed by experienced service technicians. SEE INTERVIEW WITH OUR SERVICE MANAGER, JOHN TRAYLER PAGE 3