World Grain - August 2018 - 87
Vortex releases FastTrack program
SALINA, KANSAS, U.S. - Vortex announced the release of its
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deliver small quantity orders on select product designs and sizes in
The program accelerates the delivery of common Quantum Series
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Vortex Maintenance Gate, and Vortex Wye Line Diverter.
"FastTrack was developed based on our customers' feedback
regarding lead times for key Vortex products," said Brian Burmaster,
vice-president of sales at Vortex. "It was a market-driven decision, to
ensure Vortex is meeting our customers' needs."
process. In this process, standard product orders often competed for
manufacturing time with more time-intensive, specialized product
times of three to four weeks. Now, by dedicating manufacturing
resources toward a stand-alone FastTrack production process, Vortex
can assemble select products in quicker cycle times without delaying
the production of special-engineered product designs.
purchasing decision," Burmaster said. "FastTrack aligns Vortex lead
times with market expectations."
BoMill eyes expansion in Great Britain and Ireland
MALMÖ, SWEDEN - Grain quality sorting company BoMill AB
has reached an agreement to partner with McArthur Agriculture
Ltd., a Flixborough, North Lincolnshire-based grain processing
and storage specialist. The deal is expected to expand BoMill's
distribution network in Great Britain and Ireland.
"With McArthur Agriculture as our distributor for Great Britain
and Ireland, we will have a strong partner," said Karin Wehlin, the
managing director of BoMill AB. "McArthur Agriculture´s market
presence in the grain business and know-how is important for our
expansion in these markets."
John McArthur, managing director at McArthur Agriculture,
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added, "BoMill has developed a truly unique grain sorting technique;
it will change the way grain is processed around the world. We look
forward to partnering with British and Irish grain marketing and
BoMill has expertise in quality sorting of wheat, durum wheat,
malt barley, spelt and oats. The company can examine each kernel's
chemical structure by separating them into different fractions based
on protein, fusarium, vitrosity, falling number and seed quality.
McArthur Agriculture is a grain processing and storage specialist
that delivers turnkey projects for the British and Irish agricultural,
grain storage and grain processing industries.