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Nuts – Almonds

Almond popularity soars globally

Almonds’ exceptional nutritional value has led to incredible popularity in countries worldwide, with demand increasing at dizzying speeds. The United States, specifically California’s Central Valley, produces 80% of the global supply, with record shipments reported in 2021. Formulators’ innovative uses of this versatile nut have produced a bumper crop of new product introductions that include almonds as an ingredient. Innova Market Insights reports the top five categories like dairy, confections, snacks, bakery and snacks, with almonds particularly strong in the foods making a mood-related claim such as improved sleep, energy, or focus.   

State of Conveying Report

An independently commissioned survey report reveals insights into top food processing industry challenges, automation goals and their relation to conveyor problems, preferences and the critical factors involved in purchase decisions.

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Gentle on materials

Gently convey delicate and friable materials through all phases of the production process. Our cable and tube conveyor design preserves product integrity to minimize breakage and loss.

Easy to Clean

Wet and dry in-tube cleaning options reduce time between changeovers and preserve resources. Clean-in-place methods are also available to improve efficiencies and reduce downtime.

Low maintenance

Tubular drag style conveyors, designed to require simple pneumatic tensioning for the cables, require very little maintenance.

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Case Studies

International Almond Processor Selects Cablevey to Reach Food Safety Goals

Family owned Llopis Almonds, an established almond provider in the international market, selected Cablevey enclosed tubular style conveyors, to help it reach its goal of zero foreign matter contamination in its finished product. The company prioritizes food safety and quality control.

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Almond Processor Achieves Gentle Conveyance with an Equipment Upgrade

An almond processor in California needed a gentle conveying system that would reduce breakage and loss of high-value yet delicate almonds. Other requirements included an enclosed system to help reduce dust, with multiple inlet/discharge capabilities, that could fit within limited available space. Both aeromechanical and pneumatic conveyors resulted in an unacceptable level of damage to the nuts. A tubular cable conveyer from Cablevey fulfilled all of the almond processor’s parameters, improving cleanliness and boosting production.

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Tubular Conveyor Protects Delicate, High-Value Products Like Nuts, Cereal, Snacks and More

Material breakage and loss is a costly problem that particularly impacts high-value products that are susceptible to damage, such as nuts, cereal, coffee, snacks and pet foods. Processors need to maintain throughput while avoiding stressors that cause waste and reduced profitability. An enclosed tubular cable and disc conveyor from Cablevey can gently transport these friable food products while maintaining production goals and protecting product integrity.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can your tubular almond conveyor systems move cooked, chopped, powdered, or puree nut materials?
Yes. Our almond conveyors are designed to move almond materials in all forms, making them ideal for all types of almond producers and almond processor operations.
Are cable and disc almond conveyors safe and sanitary?
Yes. The enclosed tube environment of our conveying system keeps your materials clean, free of contaminants such as foreign material, and safe while in transit. Enclosed tubes also serve to keep wastage low and the plant clean for almond processors.
How are these tubular conveyors cleaned?
Wet cleaning, dry, and in-line cleaning options are available for the Cablevey conveying equipment. As part of our engineering and service process, we will work with you to determine the best cleaning solution for your needs and train you on how to use specified equipment.

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