Pre-IFFA Event 2019

Be our welcome guests on the run up to IFFA 2019 as we host a unique event at our location in Bakel (the Netherlands). We will be putting on a vibrant and informative walk-in session in our Technology Center giving you an opportunity to discover the secret ingredient for success.

And, as our special guest, in the evening on the day of your arrival, we are pleased to invite you to a unique and multi-sensory dining experience at a secret location in the Netherlands.

Read further to discover what we have planned for you!

  • To learn and discover innovative equipment in action with our inspirational people
  • To meet our team with inspirational people and experience passion, expertise and innovation during the walk-in sessions
  • To get acquainted with GEA's service and automation solutions
  • To join our unique dinner; 'Dining, but not as you know it' 

Save the dates:

Unique Dining Experience - Dining, but not as you know it

As our special guest, in the evening on the day of your arrival, we are excited to invite you to a unique, multi-sensory dining experience in a secret location, in the Netherlands. For now that's all we can say as we don't want to spoil the surprise! 

Walk-in sessions: meet the team and experience passion, expertise and innovation.

Learn, discover and experience innovative equipment in action with our inspirational people. We have 4 walk-in sessions time-slots and 11 topics to choose from. Find out more about the 11 topics on the ‘Walk-in sessions’ tab. There is plenty to choose from to get the most out of the event and discover secret ingredients for success.

Register today!

We'd love you to join us for this unique opportunity. Register before 26th April 2019 and we'll arrange the rest. Don't miss out. As seats are limited, we work on a first-come-first-served basis.

Trade press releases

  • 27Feb
    2019

    GEA introduces benefits of cutting-edge technology and in-depth process expertise to meat manufacturers at IFFA 2019

    From May 4 to 9 at IFFA, Frankfurt (Germany) GEA will present their process expertise, technology leadership and customer-centric services for the meat industry under the motto ‘Excellence at Every Stage’. The technology leader will be exhibiting at booth D06 in hall 8 and focus on four main application areas that link back to this year’s theme, specifically: tempura-coated and homestyle coated products, the art of bacon making and sausage.

  • 21Feb
    2019

    GEA introduces MultiJector 2mm – a new injection system for brining bacon and poultry

    The new brine injection system is part of GEA MultiJector product family and is specifically dedicated to precise bacon and poultry processing, for 700 mm wide lines. The system features two millimeters OptiFlex needles, to date unique by GEA, promoting a tight injection pattern and allowing for exceptional injection accuracy, product quality and consistency.

  • 20Feb
    2019

    GEA premieres its PowerPak PLUS thermoforming packaging machine

    Greater process reliability and reduced resource consumption during the packaging of fresh products – both are guaranteed with the latest generation of GEA thermoforming packaging technology, the GEA PowerPak PLUS. The machine was presented for the first time during, the GEA Packaging Days customer event at the production site in Wallau, Germany, at the end of last year. In May, the technology group will use e the international trade fair IFFA in Frankfurt (Hall 8/Stand D06) to showcase the system on a larger scale.

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Pre-IFFA Event 2019

Be our welcome guests on the run up to IFFA 2019 as we host a unique event at our location in Bakel (the Netherlands). We will be putting on a vibrant and informative walk-in session in our Technology Center giving you an opportunity to discover the secret ingredient for success.

And, as our special guest, in the evening on the day of your arrival, we are pleased to invite you to a unique and multi-sensory dining experience at a secret location in the Netherlands.

Read further to discover what we have planned for you!

  • To learn and discover innovative equipment in action with our inspirational people
  • To meet our team with inspirational people and experience passion, expertise and innovation during the walk-in sessions
  • To get acquainted with GEA's service and automation solutions
  • To join our unique dinner; 'Dining, but not as you know it' 

Save the dates:

Unique Dining Experience - Dining, but not as you know it

As our special guest, in the evening on the day of your arrival, we are excited to invite you to a unique, multi-sensory dining experience in a secret location, in the Netherlands. For now that's all we can say as we don't want to spoil the surprise! 

Walk-in sessions: meet the team and experience passion, expertise and innovation.

Learn, discover and experience innovative equipment in action with our inspirational people. We have 4 walk-in sessions time-slots and 11 topics to choose from. Find out more about the 11 topics on the ‘Walk-in sessions’ tab. There is plenty to choose from to get the most out of the event and discover secret ingredients for success.

Register today!

We'd love you to join us for this unique opportunity. Register before 26th April 2019 and we'll arrange the rest. Don't miss out. As seats are limited, we work on a first-come-first-served basis.

Want to know more?

Contact Us

Pre-IFFA event | Timetable

02-05-2019

18:30 Bus Transfer to secrect location

19:30 Unique diner experience

03-05-2019

08:30 Registration

09:00 Welcome

09:30 Walk-in Session 1

10:00 Walk-in Session 2

10:30 Walk-in Session 3

11:00 Walk-in Session 4

11:30 Raising the bar in drum forming (demo)

12:00 Wrap up

12:15 Lunch

13:15 Bus Transfer to central station Frankfurt/Messe Frankfurt

Please note: We have 4 walk-in session time-slots and 11 topics to choose from. Find out more about our 11 topics on the next tab ‘Walk-in sessions’. There is plenty to choose from to get the most out of the event. 

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Walk-in sessions: meet the team and experience passion, expertise and innovation.

Every food product begins with an idea. Taking this idea from concept to completion is a journey that starts with ingredients and ends with a delicious product. At GEA it is our mission to be uncompromising. We provide leading equipment technology, process know-how and application expertise to all our customers. The secret ingredient are our passionate people that deliver support in every stage of the way. We have 4 walk-in sessions time-slots and 11 topics to choose from. Learn, discover and experience innovative equipment in action with our inspirational people!

Sausages… and more!

Pre-IFFA Event 2019

Quality and yield are based on the preparation process in the bowl cutter. The GEA CutMaster cuts, mixes and emulsifies all different kind of sausage products from coarse to very fine.

It’s all the mix

Pre-IFFA Event 2019

The way in which the product is mixed is critical to the success of the forming process. Through many years of developing mixing technology GEA has perfected the process in the GEA ProMix.

Authentic homestyle breading

Homestyle coated chicken

To re-create authentic homestyle coating in a highly cost-effective way, GEA has an integrated line solution. This controlled process delivers consistent results in taste, color and quality.

Going for Gold

Pre-IFFA Event 2019

Consistent tempura viscosity is essential for optimizing pick-up, therefore avoiding give-away and ensuring crunchiness of the product. With GEA TempuMixer II manufacturers can achieve that.

Where there is smoke, there is flavor

Homestyle products – Baked chicken wrapped in bacon. Refined with the GEA MultiJector 2mm. (Photo GEA)

The combination of the double spiral oven technology and the SuperHeatSmoke concept - an innovative and award-winning solution for in-line smoking - enables the production of smoked products that can be branded with a CleanSmoke label.

The ultimate food packaging machine

GEA SmartPacker packing Chicken nuggets

Whether food products need to be pack-ready for retail or foodservice, GEA SmartPacker CX400 is the ultimate choice in terms of capacity, technical options and range of bag styles.

Industrial defrosting redefined

GEA Defroster
GEA Defroster

The patented GEA ColdSteam T defrosting technology not only reduces the time taken to defrost, it contributes to the through-put yield, enhances food safety and results in predictability increase and efficient processes.

The secret of perfect brine distribution and retention

Pre-IFFA Event 2019

The new GEA MultiJector with 2mm injector needs brings the highest quality and accuracy to the art of bacon and poultry making.

A new and unique in-line freezer control system

CALLIFREEZE® control system
S-Tec spiral freezer incorporating the CALLIFREEZE® system

CALLIFREEZE® continuously measures the level of product frozenness at freezer outfeed and adjusts freezing time, air temperature and fan speed to achieve the exact freezing quality with minimum energy consumption.

GEA Automation for reliable process control

Plant Controller
Plant Controller

This modular and scalable system has 4 predefined layers which support effectiveness on the shop floor. The backbone of this is an aligned controls system and predefined interface over all equipment.

GEA Service - for your continued success

GEA Service - For your continued success

By working in close partnership with you, we want to improve the life cycle cost of your plant and equipment to ensure lasting business success.

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