The beverage industry typically requires high-speed production of rotary filling equipment. The primary filling machine used to fill carbonated beverages is usually a 1000 container per minute system costing millions of dollars. However, there is a sizeable market for slower-speed inline filling machines for specialty beverages and regional distribution.
Easy clean designs, wash down, CIP systems, and drip-free operation are critical factors when packing liquid food products. Machines must be easy to clean and sterilize between batches and all components in contact with the product must be manufactured using FDA-certified materials. Special hose and seal materials avoid bug traps.