With over 60 years of experience, Shick Esteve is a world leader in ingredient process automation. We help producers automate processes that would otherwise be manual to improve production efficiency, provide quality control through increased ingredient accuracy, reduce labor costs, and help provide a safer workplace environment.
Shick Esteve is the premiere value in the field of ingredient automation. For the pet food market, we automate the delivery of dry and liquid ingredients to the process. The post extrusion phase includes our negative air lift systems featuring Sanitary Extruder Hoods (SEH) from Frazer-Nash Manufacturing. The Sanitary Extruder Hood (SEH) is used in pet food production as part of a clean air conveying system. Its stainless-steel hood ensures the highest standards of hygiene with all-metal construction containing no seals or gaskets to provide no contamination risk to the food product or deterioration to equipment performance. Transport your product to the drying process with our Continuous Dense Phase conveying technology which allows us to transfer finished goods through your downstream process with minimal breakage all the way to packaging.
Process Solutions for the Pet Food Market
Shick Esteve provides a variety of solutions for the processing of pet food ingredients. Which solutions are right for you will depend on your unique needs. For instance, do you need storage solutions for dry or liquid ingredients? Or maybe you have been using manual labor for part of your processing needs and want to use automation in more of your process. See below for a list of some of the kibble processing solutions we offer:
• Dry/liquid ingredient unloading and storage
• Dry/liquid ingredient delivery to process
• Vacuum or pressure transfer systems
• Minor/micro ingredient automation
• Negative airlift systems
• Continuous dense phase conveying
• Milling systems
• Dry ingredient blending
What Innovation Looks Like
From snack food to beverage to pet food, the industries we serve have one thing in common: food. No other global provider of automation solutions can say that. And none can execute your food ingredient automation better. Thanks to our expertise in the various processes involved in the pet food industry, we can also offer you the possibility of making your product from start to finish. Because we manufacture automation products for the pet food industry, you can find all the ingredient processing solutions you need all in one place—including custom options.
A few examples of our products:
- rotary molded products
- die cut products
- extruded products
- injection molded products
Pet food manufacturers can get the help they need with automating their processes from Shick Esteve. We can help with dry pet food ingredient processing as well as canned pet food processing solutions. We provide storage options, pet food equipment, and other technology solutions designed to help modern pet food manufacturers and the pet food processing industry as a whole. Learn more about our company, facilities, resources, products, and mission when you reach out to our team.