The employees of Akron Specialized Products have many years in the industry of food processing and extrusion from breakfast cereal to filo dough. Diamond America combined with Akron Tool & Die bring the best in single screw food extrusion and die technologies offering the most cost effective solutions to our customers. Our equipment is built to current Good Manufacturing Practices as specified by the US Department of Agriculture’ s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations.
Unique profiles of cooked or cold formed product can be achieved through innovative extruder engineering and advanced extruder manufacturing. Be it snack chips or breakfast flakes our knowledge and experience gives us the ability to develop complete systems for extrusion processing. Our food processing extruders offer great flexibility by offering the capability of easily and quickly changing the extruder dies for the great number of variations of breakfast cereal shapes and textures that are being offered to consumers. With the added ability of coating the extruded product with various flavors and additives, the possibilities are endless.
Diamond America food processing machines produce a full range of pet foods and animal feeds, including soft-dry, soft-moist, semi-moist, dry expanded, and co-extruded products in an almost endless assortment of sizes, colors, controlled shapes and differing textures. We have the pet food extrusion and die technology and manufacturing to produce simple profiles to complex multiple food extrusions. Call us today for your specific application!
Extrusion of such things as cake toppings and fruit bits is accomplished by combining the Diamond America extruder and optional extrusion die face cutter with even-flow dies from Akron Tool & Die. This allows for precise and consistent lengths even when processing thin flakes. Candy extruders for a wide selection of confectionary products: fudge, caramel, peanut butter, coconut and other soft centers ranging in size, continuous and wire cut.