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Grand Rapids Opening - Midwest & East Coast Apple Expo and Training

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Compac & Van Doren - Grand Rapids

5311 Plainfield Ave NE

Grand Rapids, MI 49525

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Join us Wednesday 7th and Thursday August 8th

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Compac and Van Doren are pleased to announce the opening of our joint Grand Rapids, MI facility, including the Compac Tomra service, training and sales center. This brand-new facility significantly strengthens our capabilities in support of the Midwest and East coast Apple industry. .

We are excited to show you our new facility and would like to invite you to attend a special event planned to celebrate its inauguration on August 7th-8th.

See new technology in action - Together we are focused on the US Apple Market and we are expanding both our operations and product solutions to meet the industry’s needs for quality produce and process efficiency. We are continuing our tradition of technical innovation with the upcoming launch of a new inspection module designed specifically to identify hard-to-detect defects around the apple stem bowl and calyx.

Joins us at the opening of Grand Rapids and be among the first to see this innovative solution and understand the game-changing benefits it can deliver to your operation.

DAY ONE, APPLE INDUSTRY DAY

If you are a Packhouse Owner, Manager, Operator, Industry Professional or Consultant then this is a valuable opportunity to network with your peers, learn about industry trends and outlook, and see our latest packhouse technology in action.

  • Facility inauguration and tour
  • Educational sessions on apple industry outlook and packhouse technology developments towards increased automation, better process yield and grading accuracy, and data analytics• Lunch
  • Live demonstration of our latest Apple sorting solutions including Spectrim (external grading), Inspectra² (grading of internal fruit characteristics), and an exclusive preview of our new inspection module specifically designed for detecting apple stem bowl and calyx defects
  • Networking and social event: happy hour and dinner sponsored by Compac and Van Doren

DAY TWO, TECHNICAL TRAINING

Designed specifically for packhouse operators, this is a valuable opportunity to attend a free one-day training course developed to ensure you and your equipment are ready for a successful 2019 pack season.

Please make sure that you indicate which members of your team will attend which days when you register.

Both event days will take place at our new Compac and Van Doren Customer Experience center. For out-of-area visitors, the following hotels are conveniently located to our facility:

Join us, along with industry peers, and be part of a community that's shaping the future of our industry.

PLACES ARE LIMITED SO BOOK YOURS NOW.

We look forward to seeing you in Grand Rapids in August

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