Log in or Register for enhanced features | Forgotten Password?
White Papers | Suppliers | Events | Report Store | Companies | Dining Club | Drinks | Retail | Videos
Food Technology
IT & software
Return to: FBR Home | Food Technology | IT & software

JBT to supply protein processing equipment to North American food processor

FBR Staff Writer Published 03 March 2015

John Bean Technologies (JBT) Corporation has secured a contract to supply protein processing equipment to a North America-based food processor.

The $6m contract will require JBT to supply cooking and freezing technology to process ethnic foods for the fast growing convenience food market.

This project is expected to be fully operational in the third quarter of 2015.

JBT FoodTech president Steve Smith said: "We are very pleased with the continued confidence this order expresses in JBT's leading protein processing technologies.

"This project is another excellent example of how JBT partners with our customers to meet their specific end product and regional expansion needs with customized solutions."

JBT Corporation designs, manufactures, tests and services technologically sophisticated systems and products for regional and multi-national industrial food processing customers through its JBT FoodTech segment.

Currently, the company employs nearly 3,500 people and operates sales, service, manufacturing and sourcing operations in over 25 countries.