Category Archives: Additional Equipment

FSMA Proposed Rule for Food Traceability: What You Need to Know

On January 12, 2021, the FDA proposed new traceability recordkeeping requirements beyond what currently exists for the food manufacturing industry. As a key part of the FDA’s “New Era of Smarter Food Safety Blueprint”, these measures form the bedrock of an initiative aimed at curbing foodborne illness in the United States. For a nation with […]

Frozen Foods: An Industry Snapshot in 2021

This March, Quantum Technical Services is celebrating Frozen Foods month. The frozen food market represents a huge vertical that grows exponentially with each passing year. In 2020, frozen foods accounted for USD 244.3 billion, and is projected to increase to USD 312.3 billion by 2025. With so much money at stake, food manufacturers are quickly […]

Growing into Automation in Food Production

Food manufacturing is an industry known for its slim margins – any competitive advantage over another company is significant to a business’s success, and automation has largely been seen as the future of the industry. With increases in productivity, efficiency, and quality, automation has everything that your business needs to stay ahead of the game. […]

Got The Right Equipment? 3 Things to Look For in Automation

What are the most important things to look for in buying a machine for automation? Whether you’re looking to start automating your food manufacturing, or better equipment to optimize your workflow, the kind of machines you use are critical to ensure volume, quality control, and consistency. Machines are expensive – being a savvy consumer is […]

Secret Sauce: In-House Testing of our Sauce Applicators

target sauce applicator

Target sauce applicators like our QTSA and QTMC Series evenly apply sauce to your product while maintaining a sauce free border. When properly integrated into your production line , these machines can greatly increase efficiency. They also improve the appearance and consistency of your product. The decrease in cost of labor and waste will improve […]

How to Get Started With Machine Automation

Machine Automation

Companies that adopt automation on the assembly line see immediate benefits from the moment a machine is turned on. Machines can operate non-stop and with incredible precision, speeding the process, eliminating waste, and improving workplace safety. By the year 2025, automation is projected to have an economic impact between $5-7 billion dollars. The McKinsey Institute […]

What Are the Benefits of a Full Production System?

nefits of a Full Production System

When you’re thinking about installing automated machines into your manufacturing lines, a lot of questions come up. How much will it cost? Will I actually see value, or will this cost more than it’s worth? Should I get one machine or a full production system? Automated machining equipment is new to many manufacturers, but the […]

How Automation Is Changing The Bakery Industry

Baking Industry Automation

Quantum Technical Services is best known for its topping applicators used in the mass production of frozen pizzas and prepared meals, but many of the same machines have similar applications in the production of bakery items. Automated topping applicators such as dry/granular ingredient applicators, cheese waterfall applicators, and circle placers provide labor savings, waste diminishment, […]