As well as developing new products, testing new recipes and maintaining your fixed product lines, you need to be able to cope with seasonal demands. Massive production increases on a variety of lines throughout different times of the year place a great deal of strain onto your plant. Dairy producers for example, have to increase the production of cream and brandy butter products for the Christmas season. In order to ensure downtime remains minimal during these busy periods you need a supplier who can meet these increased service levels. ERIKS react to production ramp ups, with increased personnel availability, transactional history is reflected in our ordering and stocking systems, ensuring the parts you need are in stock.
Governed by extremely rigorous standards and legislation from FDA Approvals, EU regulations and the HSE, means your manufacturing facility has to be clean and safe. In addition Food Hygiene needs to be prevalent not only to satisfy authorities but to avoid product recalls and to protect the brand that you rely upon.
ERIKS supports its many Food and Beverage customers through a range of MRO support, however we also offer project management and engineering expertise through our Product Business Units. We provide application engineers to analyse, recommend and price, ensuring that the best solutions are provided to the customer.
This fiercely competitive industry requires you to produce a greater variety of products, maintaining high quality whilst reducing your production costs. As if this wasn't enough, there is an added societal pressure to reduce energy costs and a corporate pressure to meet sustainability targets.
This is where ERIKS can help, we understand the pressures of working in the Food and Beverage industry and we have the know-how to help.
We engage with our customers in a variety of ways, from specialised product supplier to maintenance supply partner to integrated solutions provider, there is a level of support suitable to you available. And with a client list including Walkers, Nestle, Birds Eye and Cadburys to name a few, you can be confident that ERIKS can support you. Don't take our word for it … see what our customers say in one of our many F&B case studies situated in the links on the right of this page.