Confectionery Industry

For more than fifty years, major US confectionery manufacturers have employed Thayer Scale’s confectionery scales and solutions to weigh, measure, and process ingredients for finished products such as candy bars, chocolate coated peanuts, and gummy bears. Our customers trust us to design, manufacture, and service long-lasting equipment that can be easily integrated and modified to accommodate existing systems. Thayer Scale’s commitment to innovation and technical advancement leads us to produce highly-accurate equipment that can be managed and maintained remotely, thereby reducing cost of ownership.

Equipment for confectionery clients includes:

Sanitary weigh belt feeders

Loss-in-weight feeders

  • Single- or twin-screw
  • Vibratory pan or rotary feeder
  • Feed rates from grams/minute to tons/hour

Flexible conveyor belt scale designs that can be reconfigured in the field to support changes in process flow or layout

Hopper- and silo-discharge solutions

  • Created to ensure precise, uninterrupted flow of material