IFFA Outstanding Innovation in Cutting Technology Awarded to Urschel for Affinity Dicer.
08/06/2013

The 2013 Outstanding Innovation in Cutting Technology award has been presented to leading international food cutting technology manufacturer Urschel at IFFA in Frankfurt, Germany.

Online PR News – 06-August-2013 – Valparaiso, Indiana – AFFINITY® DICER AWARDED 2013 OUTSTANDING INNOVATION IN CUTTING TECHNOLOGY AT IFFA.

IFFA, Frankfurt, Germany —Awarded by Fleischerei Technik at the IFFA in Frankfurt, Germany, this international trade fair focuses on processing, packaging, and sales in the meat processing industry. Urschel’s innovative Affinity Dicer has earned the ‘Outstanding Innovation in Cutting Technology’ award for a number of reasons: from high-quality overall hygienic design, to high output capacity, and excellent cutting results.

An expert panel made up of representatives from leading science and trade journals, was responsible for evaluating the potential award-winners. Some of the judging criteria included: cost reduction, sustainability, quality improvement, and effective process design.

Mr. Jan van der Horst, Urschel International Limited Sales Director, and Ms. Christel K. Boehmer, Urschel International Limited Germany Branch Manager, proudly accepted the award.

The Affinity is the largest dicer available from the food processing equipment manufacturers. Unveiled just months ago, the dicer has become widely known for superior sanitation and precision dices at high capacity throughputs. Originally designed for the stringent sanitation standards of the cheese and meat sector, the dicer has also found applications in fruits, vegetables, and breads.

For more information regarding the Affinity Dicer, visit www.urschel.com.