Entries by Abin Raju

Food Equipment Trends 2022

The restaurant industry has been undergoing unprecedented changes in recent times. Covid-19 has put a lot of stress on the sector, forcing people to adapt to survive and thrive. In this article, we are highlighting a few emerging food equipment trends that will affect OEMs. Increased adoption of Robotics Robotics is offering the most significant […]

Energy Efficiency and Thick-film Heater

Thick-film heaters are produced by depositing electrical coating (dielectric, resistor, and conductor) directly on substrates, such as aluminum, mica, stainless steel, glass, etc. The electric coating creates a strong bond between the heater and the substrate, improving energy efficiency. Benefits of thick-film heaters Efficiently transfer heat – Heater layers are directly printed on the substrates, […]

Overcoming Supply Chain Disruption

Supply chain disruption can cause businesses to lose contracts, money and clients. COVID-19 has led to significant shipping delays and component shortages across North America. Companies are experiencing a global supply chain buckling spread among all industries, although it’s expected that the issues will be transitory. Multiple component shortages are holding back manufacturing, including a […]

Case Study: Designing a Dry Heated Well Using mica-TF® Technology

Steam tables have been the de facto standard used by foodservice operators to keep pre-cooked food at a safe hot temperature. However, steam tables are plagued by many challenges including: High operating costs driven by the need for water to be heated continuously. They pose a safety hazard for employees who risk being injured by […]