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Bühler’s all-new flagship rice optical sorter - SORTEX S UltraVision™ - A giant leap in intelligent optical sorting for rice processors that refuse to compromise.

05/13/2014 Rice processors recently attended Bühler’s Competence Centre in Bangalore to attend the launch of the SORTEX S UltraVision™ - a new generation of optical sorter that represents a giant leap forward in intelligent sorting. Weiterlesen

Bühler pioneers optical sorting solutions to safeguard food safety.

04/16/2014 Bühler reinforces its commitment to food processors with pioneering optical sorting solutions that safeguard food safety. Enhanced SORTEX A and SORTEX B optical sorters empower processors to deliver clean and safe food. Weiterlesen

Innovative technology delivers higher quality and yields.

04/16/2014 Much of the developing world relies on pulses in order to obtain at least 10% of their daily energy intake and the demand for these invaluable products continues to increase. With this backdrop, pulse processors everywhere are being challenged to produce ever more and ever better pulse products, reduce their wastage and improve quality and consistency. Prasad Jaripatke, Head of Bühler’s Pulses business segment reports on this growth in demand and the technologies that are supporting the needs of the global pulse industry today. Weiterlesen

Bühler extends its presence in China with a turnkey project at Hangzhou Wahaha Group for processing rice and beans

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Bühler’s all-new SORTEX S UltraVision™ - a giant leap forward in intelligent optical sorting for rice

London, United Kingdom, 03.02.2014 – Bühler leads the way forward, with the introduction of its most sophisticated, highest-capacity optical rice sorter yet. The all-new SORTEX S UltraVision™ allows rice processors to define an exact level of quality for their rice, even with highly-contaminated input. Yield is not compromised, enabling processors to deliver increased value for money to their customers. Weiterlesen

Bühler expands rice processing footprint in Thailand with major contract with Siam Indica

06/19/2013 Thailand’s largest rice exporter invests heavily in over 100 Bühler rice processing machines. Weiterlesen

Bühler takes the lead in reducing mycotoxins in challenging sort applications

06/18/2013 New SORTEX A MultiVision optical sorter delivers exceptional food quality and safety through advanced defect inspection technology. Weiterlesen

Centre of Excellence

01/15/2013 Bühler to officially unveil new customer service centre in London in February 2013. Weiterlesen

Getting ready for the London Olympics 2012 - Bühler's Alternative Olympics

07/27/2012 By hosting the 2012 Summer Olympic Games, London has now become the first city to officially host the Modern Olympic Games for the third time. Although the games themselves will only last for a little over two weeks, for the people of London, the Olympics have become a major part of their lives.

To embrace the excitement generated by the 2012 Olympics, Bühler decided to stage its own – Bühler Alternative Olympics.


Scaling new customer care heights.


Thankfully, some things never change – and that includes Bühler Sortex’s commitment to exceptional customer service. That commitment can be traced back to 1947, when the fledgling business provided support to those who bought its first optical sorter.


Bühler sets global optical sorting standards

02/16/2012 For over 150 years the Bühler Group has developed ground breaking innovations in food process engineering. From its purpose built London base it designs and manufactures the most advanced optical sorting solutions that are available to the global food industry. Weiterlesen

Newly launched SORTEX E1C takes nut sorting to new peaks

10/31/2011 Faced with ever stricter food requirements which mean that almost no foreign material (FM) or colour defects are allowed in sorted products, nut processors around the world have had their margins squeezed to the limit. They must be able to rely on the optical sorters they use. Thankfully - the SORTEX E1C has arrive. Weiterlesen

Harnessing 150 Years of food safety expertise

07/07/2011 Recent contamination scares have heightened awareness of the necessity for food safety. Changes in legislation and the business environment bring challenges, but also business opportunities for Bühler as a market leader to offer new services and products for customers. By Christopher Findlay. Weiterlesen

Bühler Sortex overview of the Belgian processed vegetable market

07/06/2011 Bühler Sortex, the leading supplier of optical sorting solutions to the food industry, has long recognised the importance of Belgium as the largest European exporter of frozen vegetables. Belgium is in the unique position of having more than 12 of its leading processors located within a 15 mile radius of Staden in West Flanders. Weiterlesen

Arbre Farms - Detecting nightshade

07/06/2011 Arbre Farms continues partnership with Bühler Sortex for ensured food quality and safety. Weiterlesen

Unveiling of new freezer room

07/06/2011 Bühler Sortex Inc. of Stockton, California unveiled its new demonstration and training lab for the fruit and vegetable sector in March of this year. Weiterlesen

Buhler Sortex receive another order for three SORTEX E1A-BRXX FM removal machines for Gelagri-Iberica

07/06/2011 Following trials with a range of sorters from different manufacturers, Gelagri Iberica of Milagro, Spain, have decided to purchase three Sortex EIA-BRXX machines for their packing lines. These will be working in an area with temperatures as low as -5C. Weiterlesen

Sorter upgrade

07/06/2011 Bühler Sortex streamlines its range of vegetable sorters with a redefined upgrade policy. Here are two examples of keeping Bühler Sortex optical sorters up to date, without having to order new ones. Weiterlesen

Automated sorting of edamame to China

07/06/2011 Bühler Sortex and Fulong Frozen Foods have joined together to bring automated sorting of edamame to China. Weiterlesen

Spotlight on Bühler China

07/06/2011 China is the biggest producer and exporter of frozen fruits and vegetables in the world. With increasing labour costs and tougher competition, leading fruit and vegetable processors in China are looking into the possibilities of machine sorting as an alternative to manual sorting. Weiterlesen

Shape Sorting Adds a New Dimension to Performance

07/01/2011 Shape sorting is one of Bühler Sortex's core technologies. It refers to the detection of defects either by shape alone or by some combination of shape and colour. The technology is available on the company's full range of bi-chromatic optical sorters. Weiterlesen

Bühler Sortex wins 2011 Queen's Award for Enterprise

07/01/2011 Bühler Sortex’s performance in competitive international markets has been recognised by winning a Queen's Award for Enterprise for the sixth time. The award, in the International Trade category, follows those gained in 1968, 1972, 1987 and 2005. In 2001 Buhler Sortex won the award for innovation. Weiterlesen

Bühler's SORTEX E1D gains Congelados El Pedaneo seal of approval

06/22/2011 Small Spanish processor breaks with hand sorting tradition to choose a revolutionary SORTEX model as first optical sorter. Weiterlesen

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