Our Canada operation has between 80-120+ employees depending on the time of year. The plant has 40,000 sq. ft. of production floor with 5,000 sq. ft. of loft storage above 3,000 sq. ft. of office and 2,000 sq. ft. of employee facilities.
The facility also has 7 individual cooler that combined have 250,000 cubic feet of cold storage capable of holding 800 pallets of fruit or 40 Truck loads.
We have the following machines at our facility:
Giro 4 Bagging machines – That are integrated with 2 sets of scales. The scales weigh the fruit to the required weight per bag and then release the fruit to 1 of the bagging machines. The bagging machines assemble mesh material and printed film to form a finished bag with heat welded seams. The fruit is them inserted into the bag and the top is sealed and finger holes are produced for ease of handling. The bagging machines can produce up to 25 bags per minute each depending on the fruit and bag size.
Eagle Box Erector – The machine glues and forms per-printed die cut boxes and trays at a speed of 22 finished boxes per minute. These boxes are used to hold, ship and display our products in.
Compact Single Lane Sorting Machine with Infrared Technology – This machine is able to sort the product by brick count (internal sugar levels) and internal flaws (not visible to the eye) utilizing it’s infrared technology.