Application Note: Problems on the Fill Line
10 March 2017

Filling consumer containers is one of the major operations in most food plants that process liquid and semisolid food products. Experience oftentimes is the guiding force in deciding what will work best. Various food materials, such as peanut butter and jam, are good examples of everyday products that must have predictable flow behavior to work properly during the fill operation. Now there is a way to predict flow behavior with some simple testing beforehand.