Shop-Size Roasters

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The growth of specialty coffee has turned many consumer connoisseurs into roasters seeking to make a perfect cup. As a result, more small roaster units are being sold. more

Dec 7, 2017 12:00 AM Features 1 Comments

Programming the Profiles

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Roaster manufacturers continue to develop ways to make their equipment more efficient and that includes roasting profiles. more

Apr 11, 2017 12:00 AM Features

Safety First

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Technology aids in more ways than roasting a better bean. For manufacturers such as Probat-Werke, new programs and components play a role in creating a safer product and work environment. more

Apr 7, 2017 12:00 AM Features

Costa Roastery 2017

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Costa Coffee, one of the largest coffee brands in the United Kingdom, recently began roasting at its new facility in Basildon, Essex. The new facility is designed to quadruple Costa’s roasting capacity each year. more

Apr 4, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Probat recently introduced the Colorette 4, a coffee roasting color measuring device that accurately monitors the degree of roast. more

Mar 3, 2017 3:47 PM Equipment

The basic steps for removing impurities has not changed over the years but an array of advanced technology now guarantees cleaner coffee at the country of origin or on arrival. more

Feb 24, 2017 12:00 AM Features

Probat Inc. in Janary acquired Canada-based ED Industrial Ltd. and ED Industrial USA, Inc. more

Feb 8, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Coffee processors constantly look for ways to preserve the quality of their beans while reducing water use and saving labor costs. Equipment manufacturers work with them to develop machinery to help the cause. more

Oct 13, 2016 12:00 AM Features

Probat and Belgian-based Tomra have teamed up to introduce the LST, a sensor-based sorting machine. more

Aug 16, 2016 12:00 AM Equipment

Wim Abbing oversees PROBAT-Werke, an industry leader in coffee roasting machines, roller mills, and ancillary equipment. He spoke with STiR Tea & Coffee International during the Host International Hospitality Exhibition in Milan, Italy. more

Apr 1, 2016 12:00 AM Features

Karl Schmidt has left the role of president at Probat Inc. and John L. Fortin has taken his place. more

Feb 19, 2016 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Given the changing landscape of air quality standards, how do two of the largest coffee roasting equipment supply companies provide flexible solutions for customers? more

Jun 1, 2015 12:00 AM Features

Probot is hosting the inaugural specialty coffee symposium June 15 in conjunction with SCAE's World of Coffee is Gothenburg, Sweden June 16-18. more

May 15, 2015 8:15 AM News

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