Western Australia’s Center West Exports has this month selected Wyma Solutions to expand their post-harvest carrot line. Recognising a need for greater throughput while maintaining the quality of their produce, Center West Exports engaged Wyma to develop a solution to
At Wyma we recognize the unique benefits of stainless steel. Its immediate appeal to the post-harvest industry is its corrosion resistance and hygienic properties, critical for a sector under increasing pressure for food safety compliance. Stainless steel is the obvious
At Wyma Solutions, our engineering and installation teams work tirelessly to ensure that our customers get the best from every harvest. This dedication extends beyond produce handling to encompass all aspects of post-harvest operations; from preserving freshness and preventing bruising
Wyma Web Conveyor belts – both standalone and integrated into equipment such as the Wet Hopper – are designed to allow debris or water to fall through the belt, separating it from produce flow. They’re a great solution for harsh
Well designed and maintained equipment is critical to ensuring the quality and throughput of any post-harvest line. Wyma’s philosophy is always to design and manufacture equipment that is fit for purpose, robust and that performs season after season. Why choose
To all Wyma customers, suppliers and stakeholders, I wanted to contact you today regarding Wyma Solutions’ response to the COVID-19 situation. Firstly, let me reassure you that no Wyma employees or their families have been directly impacted by the virus
Every year, the need to transition towards sustainable practices becomes more urgent. Wyma equipment is built to help producers reduce wastage in the processing line, yet we’re also always trying to improve the waste footprint at our own site. One
Wyma Solutions, based in Christchurch, is a globally recognized solution provider for root vegetable packing facilities. Our reputation for innovative, customized and robust post-harvest vegetable processing solutions has been well established for many years, and we have partnerships with several
Accurate sizing and handling are central to maintaining the quality and marketability of your produce. For carrots, potatoes and onions, sizing is especially important. With their non-uniform shape and variable textures, sizing root vegetables accurately and cost-effectively can be a
Wyma has recently added automatic bin warehousing to its portfolio of packing shed products. Automated warehousing systems (ASRS) have significant benefits for fruit and vegetable packers needing short term storage between washing, pre-grading and packing. Bins are stacked efficiently, automatically,
The food industry has long been associated with high consumption rates of water per ton of food product processed, with increasing volumes of wastewater generated while preparing produce for market. Water volumes used at each stage in the line are
Choosing the right size can have big implications, and not just with chillies! For growers and processors, accurate sizing is key to being able to cost-effectively present the right sort of product to your customers. If you don’t want to
Kalfresh Vegetables began as a small, family-owned business in Queensland, Australia. Today, it’s a multi-million dollar produce business that has a winning philosophy: “Innovate to keep growing.” It was with this in mind that Kalfresh has continued to expand and
The fruit and vegetable processing industry is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 7.1% from 2017, to reach USD 346.05 billion by 2022. For growers and processors that means considerable opportunity, but also greater competition in
The annual PMA Fresh Summit Convention and Expo is kicking off next month in Orlando, Florida, and Wyma Solutions will be among the 1,200 exhibitors, across over 320,000 square feet of exhibition space. The Summit is a major event in
The value of preventative maintenance is undeniable. It costs far less than reactive maintenance (up to 80% less). Keep things running smoothly and save costly downtime by creating a preventative maintenance schedule. Create your schedule using this simple guide: What needs
Gentle handling is important for fresh produce. From harvesting to processing, storage to delivery, each step is important. Flumes gently transport all types of fresh produce between stages in your line. They work well over long distances and around corners.
Potato bruising is a serious problem that costs growers hundreds of millions of dollars every year. There are things you can do to reduce the risk of potato bruising; from before planting to produce storage. Wyma’s ‘how to’ guide covers:
Wyma Solutions (Wyma) are pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Hornell as their new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Paul comes to Wyma with over 20 years of financial experience and has a strong background in the manufacturing industry. For
In a world where sustainability is increasingly important, Wyma has a range of equipment to help reduce water usage. Our Rotary Screen Filter is a compact and cost effective first-stage water treatment solution. It removes vegetable matter and debris from
Evaluating a new post-harvest line solution for your pack-house can be overwhelming. There are many things to consider, including budget, timeline, throughput, process efficiency and your expectations around warranty and maintenance. We’ve put a guide together with 15 questions to
Looking after your Wyma Electrical Control Cabinet can help extend the life of internal parts. Most work on your electrical panel MUST be completed by a qualified electrician but there are a few things you can do to help keep
If you knew there was a vegetable which would help to support a large number of health aspects you would make sure it was a staple in your diet, right? This nutritional powerhouse helps the body’s immune system, reduces the
How can growers reduce post-harvest losses with carrots? Carrot price trends vary wildly around the world, but the focus remains the same, how can you maximise the amount of crop that remains in a saleable state? One key aspect of
Wyma have recently signed up with MacSer to be a new dealer for the Finnish Market. MacSer operate in the food industry providing high quality equipment for a variety of uses including; quality assurance, optical sorting, root treatment, process equipment,
Over the years, many customers have come to us wanting a bin filler that gently handles their produce; from the first piece to the last. For this purpose, we designed our Wyma Vertical Bin & Bag Filler. Its soft produce
Volm Companies, the leading North American supplier of fresh produce packaging and equipment automation solutions, today announced a formal strategic partnership with Wyma Solutions, the global expert in post-harvest fresh and processed handling solutions. The partnership will allow Volm Companies
Wyma’s Wet Hopper is popular with growers and pack-house owners the world over. First designed over 10 years ago, we have sold over 100 Wet Hoppers to satisfied customers around the world. Our Wet Hopper offers gentle produce infeed, produce
Wyma are excited to announce a new partnership with Visar Sorting. This partnership will cover the distribution of equipment to Australia and New Zealand customers. Visar Sorting launched in 2008, since then they have provided top of the line sorting
Extend the life of your Wyma Vege-Polisher™ brushes by taking time to look after them properly. With regular care and maintenance, you will save time and money. 1. Reverse Vege-Polisher™ Direction A key feature of the Wyma Vege-Polisher™ is the
Taking time to look after your equipment will extend the life of your biggest investments. With regular care and maintenance, you will save time and money. Read Wyma’s top 5 tips for extending the life of your Post-Harvest equipment.
Engineer Matthias Kerkmann has designed a new robust and functional Electric Bin Tipper to add to Wyma’s already popular Bin Tipper range. The innovative design keeps food safety and cost efficiencies top of mind and retains the high quality Wyma
Wyma have designed, manufactured and installed a number of russet potato lines over the past 15 months. Packers in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Minnesota States have turned to Wyma to solve problems associated with increased service and maintenance costs on
Read the thoughts of Andrew Barclay, Wyma Managing Director, about the recent changes that have occurred in the pack-house industry.
A new partnership agreement means Wyma is now the preferred supplier for VAM Watertech water treatment and recycling systems in Australia and New Zealand.
Weening Brothers has quickly one of Wyma’s most successful dealers with its market knowledge and diversification strategy.
Simple steps that can help prolong the life of your equipment. Find out what they are here.
A new Vege-Polisher and a welcoming and professional stand drew the crowd in at Fruit Logistica.
Wyma is proud to present its new Vege-Polisher. Still incorporating the numerous features that have made its success, the new Wyma Vege-Polisher is smarter, easier to maintain and more hygienic than ever before.
The Wyma Mega-Polisher continues to be in demand with large growers and packers around the world.
A successful tradeshow initiating business contacts from all corners of the globe
So what is it exactly that makes Wyma Vege-Polisher™ different from other products on the market?
Aylesbury Walnuts – one of New Zealand’s largest walnut orchards with over 4,500 trees …
UK and Ireland growers and packers can now count on the support of a new local approved service agent …