Food Sorting and Peeling Solutions
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tomra's food sorting equipment


TOMRA Sorting Solutions offers the widest range of sensor-based food sorting machines available in the food industry today.

TOMRA offers sorting equipment for a multitude of food applications, from fresh whole products to processed food, from farm to fork.

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TOMRA'S FOOD SORTING EQUIPMENT: smart investments

  • Maximize yield and recovery, while reducing waste
  • Minimize energy and chemical usage
  • Increase productivity and throughput with high capacity sorting
  • Provide consistent high quality food assurance
  • Provide consumer food safety assurance

TOMRA’s food sorting machines are not just the most efficient way to sort your product; they are also a smart way to invest in your business.

TOMRA’s food sorting solutions boost your processing capacity and availability while at the same time increasing your profit, yield, quality and food safety.

From optimized product handling to ease of maintenance, TOMRA always has the big picture in mind, as well as the smallest detail.

TOMRA understands that sorting food isn’t a one-size-fits-all process. This is why TOMRA tailors its approach to your needs.

Browse through TOMRA’s food sorting machines and discover a food sorting solution for your product.

For questions we are happy to talk to you!

What about ODENBERG & BEST SORTING?

The names of all TOMRA’s food sorting machines will no longer contain the names ODENBERG and BEST Sorting, but are integrated into one TOMRA brand.

The formerly two prominent and respected names ODENBERG and BEST Sorting now live further in TOMRA.

  • Blizzard


    The Blizzard free fall pulsed LED camera sorting machine is the most ideal and cost effective optical food sorting machine for the IQF (frozen) vegetable and fruit processing industry.

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  • Cerberus


    TOMRA Sorting Tobacco developed the world’s first tobacco sorting machine integrating string removal, small product fragmentation, metal detection and product singulation/monolayer formation, all within one compact machine: the Cerberus.

    TOMRA’s Cerberus is the first of its kind and makes it an exemplary piece of advanced tobacco sorting technology.

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  • Felix


    The Felix pre-sorter is an extremely cost effective way for removing large defects and foreign material from green beans and carrots.

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  • FPS


    The Field Potato Sorter, FPS, is a sensor based food sorting machine for unwashed potatoes, removing soil clods, stones and foreign material.

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  • Genius™


    The Genius™ optical belt sorting machine uses a combination of various sorting technologies to meet the high food safety requirements of the food industry and individual food processors.

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  • Halo


    The Halo is a sensor based optical food sorting solution for many fruits and vegetables. The Halo is a high-performance machine sorting on size and quality, thus ensuring and improving food safety.

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  • Helius™

    The Helius™ free-fall sorting machine provides an optical sorting solution for a huge amount of food applications. Dry product processors benefit from TOMRA's Helius™P sorter, specialised in sorting free flowing dry products such as seeds, rice, nuts, grains and many more.

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  • Helius™ Tobacco


    The Helius™ Tobacco provides a solution for sorting higher capacities of tobacco. It can handle up to eight tons per hour, depending on product and equipment configuration. The ‘black box sorter’ concept comprises of a total integrated solution that can easily fit into an existing line.

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  • Helius™ Tobacco 2400


    What differentiates the Helius™ Tobacco 2400 from the Helius™ Tobacco is the fact that the Helius™ Tobacco 2400 is almost a true black-box sorter arrangement as it comes with all necessary peripheral items (infeed, outfeed and reject arrangement including all required maintenance and safety features). As the system only has one in- and outfeed, the end-users scope towards a sorter integration in an existing production line is limited to the absolute minimum.

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  • Iris II


    The Iris II is a high-tech sensor based optical food sorting solution for sorting/grading diced and different food products such as pear halves, diced tomatoes and peppers.

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  • Ixus™Bulk

    By implementing the latest x-ray and imaging software technology, metal, stones, pits, glass, high density plastics, etc. from food is removed.

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  • NFM

    The NFM field sorting machine is a robust and reliable harvester mounted sorter which performs effective color and foreign material sorting.

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  • Nimbus

    With a combination of various sorting technologies, the Nimbus free fall sorting machine is the answer to the continuously high requirements of the food industry and individual processors.

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  • Nimbus BSI

    The Nimbus BSI is a real breakthrough for nuts and raisin processors.

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  • Opus Tobacco


    What differentiates the Opus Tobacco sorter from any other optical stem sorter is that it does not only accurately detect and reject non-tobacco related material (NTRM), but more specifically the 'woody' stem stalks (stem knuckles, split stalks, partial or whole stalks) are also efficiently removed.

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  • Primus™

    The Primus™ optical food sorting machine is a highly efficient and fully automated optical food sorter for all kinds of berries and olives with quick payback for the removal of soft, discoloured products and foreign material.

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  • Sentinel II

    The Sentinel II optical sorter is designed for sorting many food applications and will typically be found in the tomato, peach and potato processing industry. Using the latest in illumination and detection technology Sentinel II outshines its competitors in terms of sorting efficiency, capacity, technical specification and durability. Sentinel II boosts the highest throughput to machine width ratio in the industry!

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  • Stratus


    The Stratus, a joint development between GCH Cardwell and TOMRA Sorting Solutions, provides an answer to the specific sorting demands of Green Leaf Threshing (GLT) operations. The sorting machine sorts whole leaf tobacco prior to threshing, but has proven itself also in sorting oriental, Rajangan and even lamina type of tobaccos.

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  • TOMRA 5A


    The TOMRA 5A sorting machine brings superior foreign material removal, quality inspection and peel quality control to the table. Running the highest capacities in the industry, this process potato sorter significantly increases the level of food safety and yield.

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  • TOMRA 5B


    The TOMRA 5B sorting machine guarantees optimal sorting of your food products, from vegetables and potatoes to leafy products. It helps you to meet the highest standards for both food safety and quality.

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  • TB5™


    The TB5™ belt laser sorter is the optical sorting solution for high capacity lamina sorting (post threshing at Green Leaf Tobacco / PMD processing lines), ensuring customer satisfaction at all times by removing any non-tobacco related material (NTRM).

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  • Titan II

    The Titan II optical food sorter is a performance machine to grade/sort on quality, size and food safety. It is a low cost ownership machine for fruit packers and fruit processors, built to last. The Titan II is proven worldwide with hundreds of installations.

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  • Zea

    The ZEA is a sensor based food sorting machine for seed corn producers to sort/grade for husk, defect, disease and size. It is the ideal efficiency, quality and cost reduction tool for processors where capacity, husk and defect sorts are critical. It is a low cost of ownership machine that is built to last.

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