Rice Sorting News

Food safety at the heart of rice processing

07/16/2014 Coupled with the ever present need for greater capacity, efficiency and profitability that are driving the activities of rice processors everywhere, vital requirements such as food safety and hygiene are becoming the benchmarks for successful operations in this increasingly competitive market.

An interview with Rustom Mistry, Director, Sortex & Rice – Bühler Group China and Southeast Asia, reveals the importance of food safety and hygiene and what processors must do to ensure the safety and integrity of their end products.

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

London, United Kingdom, 02/03/2014 – 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. Read more

Bühler’s Firm Commitment to Encouraging Sustainable Rice Processing

09/16/2013 Adoption of energy efficient, high capacity processing can increase productivity and profitability significantly. Read more

Delivering customised rice solutions

05/08/2013 Ben Deefholts heads sensor development for optical sorting at Bühler's London headquarters. Specialising in rice, he travels widely, speaking to rice processors about their specific requirements and challenges. He told us about a typical experience after a recent visit to Thailand. Read more

Bühler unveils new customer service centre in London

04/19/2013 Bühler’s global success is, in part, based on its unrivalled customer service. With the opening of a new, purpose built service centre at its optical sorting headquarters in London, it is clear that its commitment to its customers remains a guiding principle. Read more

Bühler sees growth in Indonesia as optical rice sorter passes the test in East Java

04/18/2013 The Bühler Group, a global leader in rice processing and optical sorting solutions, has strengthened its rice business in Indonesia, following the announcement that UD Kerkep has invested in a Bühler rice optical sorter, after the results of an intense month-long trial exceeded the expectations of the East Javan rice producer and distributor. Read more

IP5X-rated control cabinet – field upgrade kit now available for rice sorters

12/20/2012 Designed to reduce maintenance time and costs and to help maintain a consistent sorting performance, Bühler’s IP5X- rated upgrade to the control cabinet is now available as a retrofit on the SORTEX Z+ range of sorters. Read more

Bühler supplies a Sortex optical sorter and joins the blessing ceremony

12/19/2012 Samriddhi Rice Mill Pvt. Ltd. from Ranchi in Jharkhand, India is a supplier of premium quality rice products and also amongst India’s fastest growing companies. The company was founded four generations ago to ensure that they could benefit by marketing better quality rice. The founding members foresaw, even that far back, that quality was the only way to sell profitably and successfully. Read more

Bühler - at your service

12/19/2012 With a presence in more than 140 countries and a history spanning over 150 years, Bühler is dedicated to providing expert customer service in recognition of its customers’ goals. The company achieves this through innovative products, professional customer service and local support - delivered by dedicated, qualified staff, through its network of customer service and applications centres. Read more

Introducing the Ultra Product Line. Designed today for tomorrow's mills - A step into the future.

08/01/2012 For over 150 years Bühler has dedicated itself to developing revolutionary technological innovations, helping their customers achieve even better results. In the rice industry alone Bühler has created a series of ground-breaking products and processes, providing complete solutions, with equipment for every rice processing stage; cleaning, hulling, whitening, polishing, grading and packing, including aspiration and conveying.

The commitment to continue that tradition remains at the heart of Bühler Research and Development Rice Division, which is why Bühler is proud to be launching the new Ultra range of machines and taking yet another step into the future.

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Bühler SORTEX A Sets New Benchmark for High Capacity Rice Processors


Advanced Bühler technologies have created, in the SORTEX A, the most flexible, reliable, cost-effective rice sorting solution that enables 20pc higher capacity per module than was previously possible.

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