GHQ EQUIPMENT, DESIGN & OPERATIONS
software and service management program designed and optimized for supermarkets,
convenience stores, retail, restaurants and similar commercial environments.
Emerson is currently offering a nominal-fee, trial program for retailers to access the
most popular ProAct Services features through cellular connectivity, including alarm
management, setpoint management, food quality reporting and more, without direct
connection to the retailer’s enterprise network.
The Grind2Energy system allows grocery personnel to handle food waste faster, cleaner and easier while producing
renewable energy and supporting their local community,
say officials for the Racine, Wis.-based service of Emerson.
Officials also say that Grind2Energy provides retailers
with a hygienic, sustainable solution for food waste recycling—an industrial solution
utilizing anaerobic digestion to divert food scraps, a method more preferred by the U.S.
EPA over aerobic composting.
Henny Penny, based in Eaton, Ohio, manufactures, high-quality foodservice equipment. Its FlexFusion Platinum Series
combi oven offers large capacity and advanced technology,
which means menu items can be cooked quickly and efficiently.
The combi oven can replace steamers, grills and
convection ovens, saving floor space and maintenance
costs, say company officials. Its Chef’s Touch controls
make hundreds of recipes and timesaving apps available with a single swipe.
Hobart is a maker of commercial
food equipment and provides service for the foodservice and grocery industries. The Troy, Ohio-based company manufactures
products for warewashing and
waste handling, food preparation; bakery, cooking, weighing, wrapping and labeling systems under the Baxter name; and refrigeration
Hobart recently introduced two new energy prep
washers, the PW20 and Advansys PW20eR, both of
which were created to meet the demands of busy grocery, deli, bakery and institutional kitchens. Using
a cold water supply and half the water of competing
brands, the new prep washers accommodate up to 20
sheet pans (18-inches by 26-inches) or a 140-quart mixing bowl. While other prep washers use as much as
2.4 gallons to six gallons of water per cycle, Hobart’s
fully automatic, heavy duty stainless steel PW20 and
PW20eR prep washers consume just 2.35-2.8 gallons of
water per cycle. The four-spoke wash arms feature 50
percent more wash nozzles than conventional designs.
Both units also come equipped with a 70-degree rise
booster heater with Sense-a-Temp technology, ensuring that the rinse temperature reaches 180 degrees.
Both the PW20 and PW20eR have 2-, 4- and 6-minute
wash cycles, a deep-drawn 34-gallon tank, a large scrap
basket and microcomputer controls with advanced
digital cycle and temperature display.
Mettler Toledo is a global manufacturer and marketer of precision instruments for use
in laboratory, industrial
and food retailing applications. Officials for the
company say solutions for grocery retail were established to help make a retailer’s business more competitive with the best possible weighing, labeling,
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