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Production process

Our plant includes 4 production lines for Soft Drinks in PET bottles, 1 line for syrups in glass and PET bottles and 1 line for kegs. The production, maintenance and laboratory operational teams work in 3 shifts.

3 PET lines for Soft Drinks :

- PET Bottle
- Process : carbonation, bottling under pressure
- Sizes : 2 L, 1.5 L, 1 L, 75 cl, 50 cl, 33 cl, 25 cl ; classic or specific shapes.
- Throughput / hour : from 10 to 18 000 bottles.
- Packaging :

1 PET aseptic line for Soft Drinks :

- Dry desinfection of preforms
- Tubular pasteurization
- Aseptic filling
- Multi sizes  : from 25 cl to 2 L

1 versatile line for Syrups / Concentrated  :

- Glass bottle or PET bottle - Syrups / PET bottle with sleeve - Concentrated
- Process : pasteurization, hot filling.
- Size : 1 L - Syrups / 500 ml - Concentrated
- Throughput / hour : 9 000 bottles
- Packaging : Neutral shrink pack of 6 bottles (Glass) / Cardboard pack of 6 bottles (PET)

1 line for kegs :

- Product : lemonade
- Process : carbonation, bottling under pressure.
- Size : 30 L
- Throughput / hour : 50 kegs
- Packaging : pallet with 6 kegs.

Palletization : pallets 80x120 or Mini-pallets 80x60 grouped on one pallet.
Traceability : 2 stickers with EAN codes (EAN 128 / EAN 13) are stuck on our pallets to ensure the traceability of all our products.

With large and highly automatic equipment, the maintenance team ensures preventive and corrective maintenance in several fields (automation, electricity, mechanics, electronics, hydraulics…).