Product and Process Development

The way to successful products.

Successful drying processes and new product development begins with lab trials to obtain test data. Bühler has the resources necessary to provide confidential testing to its customers, including a top-notch product test facility, on-site testing equipment and a process engineering staff with experience in a wide variety of industries and products.

Customer value:

  • Market-oriented focus
  • Successful new products
  • Greater convenience
Market-oriented testing helps customers find a focus.
Testing a variety of recipes and thermal process methods can help processors focus on products they want to test and pursue in the marketplace.

Joint development for successful new products.
Bühler's product and process expertise is applied in cooperation with its customers during joint product development. This collaborative approach has led to many highly successful new products for customers.

Greater convenience via on-site testing.
Bühler's Continuous Lab Dryer is capable of pilot scale product testing in several configurations including dual impingement, through-air and fluidized bed. In addition to laboratory testing at Bühler's Drying Technical Center in Raleigh, North Carolina, customers may lease the lab dryer or other equipment to carry out testing at their own facility.

More about Bühler's Drying Technical Center.

Lab Dryer The pilot scale dryer is available for confidential product testing at a customer's facility.


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