On Wednesday, February 14, an official inauguration of the line for the production of packaged roasted seeds took place at Samara fat plant (part of the group of companies "NMGK").
The line for the production of packaged roasted seeds was officially launched on Wednesday, February 14, at Samara fat plant, part of the group of companies "NMGK." Alexey Popov, Deputy of Agriculture and Food Minister of Samara region, Alexander Zhivaykin, Head of the Committee for Agriculture and Food of Samara Gubernia Duma, Sergey Posashkov, Head of the Department for Processing Industry and the Agri-food Market, Vadim Borodin, Head of the Administration of Sovetsky innercity district of Samara urban district, Elena Kolenbet, executive director of Samara fat plant, took part in the official launch.
The new line includes the areas of preparation, roasting and packing. In the preparation area, in addition to several stages of cleaning, a vacuum and diffusion complex is installed, which processes seeds from the inside. Moreover, the line includes two roasting areas with various technologies and several packing lines. The new production will produce packaged roasted seeds under "Stepanovna" brand in the packs of 40, 100, 250 and 450 g. In addition to the traditional types of this product, the shop also focuses on the production of innovative varieties of seeds, for which a special roasting equipment is installed.
"The group of companies" NMGK "entered snacks segment with the "Stepanovna" brand in 2011. In 2013, our own production was launched in Nizhny Novgorod, and nowadays the growth of sales require more production volumes than the existing capacity can provide, "- says Elena Kolenbet, executive director of Samara fat plant. – “new production line was installed on Samara fat plant (SGK)”, where before only mayonnaise and mayonnaise sauces were produced. This new line uses state of art cleaning and roasting technologies, it complies with world standards in the area of safety and environmental friendliness”.
Investments in the project amounted 99 million rubles. The capacity of new shop will be more than 6 thousand tons per year.