We deliver material handling solutions across many different industries. Read about the latest of these togetther with the news and developments at Genesis and our manufacturing partners.

Gravimetric Feeder

Volumetric Feeder vs Gravimetric Feeder

One of the most common questions we get asked by those new to feeding raw materials is “what is the difference between a volumetric and a gravimetric feeder?” If you read this short overview, we will explain the pros and cons of each approach. Volumetric Feeding As the name suggests, a volumetric feeder works based…

Masterbatch Feeder

What feeder for? Masterbatch.

The short answer is more of less any gravimetric feeder configuration may be used for masterbatch but typically it will be a single or twin screw feeder and sometimes a vibratory or rotating tube device. Masterbatch is often the most critical and expensive ingredient in the end product “recipe” and accurate control is crucial. A…


Brabender Technologie and Kubota Corporation to move forward together

Duisburg, June 20, 2022 – Effective June 16, 2022, Kubota Corporation acquired all shares in Brabender Technologie GmbH & Co. KG and made it a wholly owned subsidiary of Kubota Holdings Europe B.V. The consummation of the transaction is envisaged for early August 2022. Japan’s Kubota Corporation, with its mature technological knowledge, operates in a wide…

Belt Feeder for Flour

What Feeder for Flour?

Flour is one of the most widely used materials in the food industry and can be handled by a variety of volumetric and gravimetric feeders. But what’s the right one for your application? Let’s take a look at the main factors to consider. What type of flour? Generally flour is a reasonably free flowing powder…

Brabender Technologie Twin Screw Feeder DDSR20

Twin Screw Feeders 101

What is a Twin Screw Feeder? Genesis Process Solutions offer a range of Brabender Technologie twin screw feeders specifically designed for feeding materials at a very wide feed rate range. With rates of 50g per hour all the way up to 10 tonnes per hour, and screw sizes ranging from 12mm to 100mm in diameter,…

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Understanding the Food Industry

SIEVING Sieving raw materials as they are fed into a process is a common process design requirement for Genesis and our partners Farleygreene. Minor ingredients often arrive is sacks or big bags and as these are emptied a sieve can remove any contaminants before they enter the downstream production process. Similarly, sieving or lump removal…

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Turnkey Materials Handling Systems

Genesis has the in-house capability to offer manufacturers full turnkey systems if they do not have their own in-house project engineering capability or they prefer to have one supplier responsible for the whole materials handling package. As industry experts, we are able to design, build and install full systems. Examples include bakery ingredients systems, feeding…


Flexible Hygienic Design-compliant food feeding systems

At this year’s Anuga FoodTec Brabender will be featuring their high-precision feeders suitable for any raw material used in the food industry. Here are details of what you will be able to see on their stand. Anuga FoodTec will revert to an in-person trade fair and is set to open its doors from April 26 to…

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Feeders for the Food Industry

Brabender gravimetric and volumetric feeders offer food producers a huge range of options to accurately feed a wide variety ingredients on their food production lines. This video gives you a brief overview of these options: Typical issues in product selection include: Not damaging the product being fed Easy clean, hygienic design Reliable, accurate feeding with…

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Feeding and Extrusion of Meat Substitutes

Brabender Technologie and Clextral, the French manufacturer of food extrusion equipment have operated successfully together in this market for several years. As the global consumption of meat has soared in recent years, leading directly to a greater environmental impact, many consumers have started to seek out alternatives to meat. This growing market area brings a…

Genesis Merry Christmas

Office Closing Times

We would like to wish all of our customers, suppliers, industry colleagues and friends a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Our offices will be closed from 12 noon on 23rd December and we will re-open at 8:30am on Tuesday 4th January.

brabender modular feeders

The DDSR20 and DSR28 go fully modular

Modern manufacturing is putting ever increasing demand on feeders to keep production processes running with minimum downtime.

To meet this demand modern feeders need to be extremely reliable, easy to use and quick to clean.

Brabender has become extremely adept at developing feeders that meet the requirements of the modern manufacturing process, offering products that can be customised to each customer’s individual needs.

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