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In the OctoFrost™ Newsroom you will find news, events and articles about OctoFrost and IQF technology in general.


Meet OctoFrost at ANUGA FoodTec 2018


ANUGA FoodTec 2018 is finally here and OctoFrost Group will be exhibiting at ANUGA FoodTec 2018, in Cologne during March inviting you to come visit our stand! Use the opportunity to learn about the OctoFrost latest technologies: -IQF freezing technology -Impingement flash blanching/ cooking -Impingement flash chilling This year we are showcasing the latest innovations and developments and full...

How The OctoFrost™ IQF Tunnel Freezer Enhances Food Safety In IQF Poultry


Poultry is the cheapest and healthiest source of animal protein in the world. Overall, the meat market has seen steady gains as new markets open globally that previously did not have regular access to animal protein. The worldwide demand for meat, milk, and eggs is set to rapidly increase over the next few years. This is mainly driven by population...

Rockwell Automation Solutions For OctoFrost


This article is in collaboration with Rockwell Automation . OctoFrost Group is a globally recognized manufacturer of Individually Quick Frozen (IQF) freezers, which are used for a wide range of applications: from fruits, berries, vegetables to meat, poultry, seafood and even pasta and cheese. OctoFrost, realising that many food processors wanted a single supplier for their full IQF lines, has...



Coconut is one of the fastest growing food products on the market, in fact it’s been growing year after year and the market trends project a steadily growth of this product. Coconut is a very versatile fruit as it combines three elements in one: fruit, nut, and seed. Also, it can be used in a variety of ways such as...

IQF blueberries and common challenges for blueberry processors


Among all frozen products, the IQF blueberry segment is projected to be the fastest growing in the upcoming years due to the growing demand from the bakery and confectionery industries across the globe. Processing IQF blueberries has its challenges for blueberry processors though, and overcoming these challenges will make the difference in quality on the market. The most common challenges...

Chile becomes China’s biggest avocado supplier


Until a few years ago, the Chinese consumers knew little to nothing about avocado, but together with the countries’ economic growth and higher life style they started to pay more attention to healthier, super food products. Today, avocados are found throughout all supermarkets and restaurants in China and it is quite a popular product. The main avocado suppliers to China...