Industrial and commercial auctioneer and liquidator Rabin was established in the early 1950s and has grown to be an industry leader with a global presence, selling assets and facilities across a broad range of industry sectors. Rabin is selling equipment for the processing and packaging of popcorn, formerly of Halfpops Popcorn. The turnkey equipment comes from an installation that was new in 2013 and is available for immediate sale.
Established in 2011, Halfpops specialises in the manufacture of half-popped popcorn. Their products are nut and gluten free, and made using non-GMO popcorn. Initially supplying to the Pacific Northwest, the firm expanded their distribution to the west coast and across the United States. Halfpops now manufacture seven flavours of popcorn and supply to more than 2,000 stores across the United States.
The assets are located in Phoenix, Arizona and include: Popcorn processing equipment including: Cretors FT 2500F “Flo-Thru” all s/s popcorn puffer; Cretors FTSC650-L5R-XPOL-CZ portable s/s seasoning drum; Schenck Accurate Lowmech and Midmech s/s ingredient feeders; Hapman s/s portable flexible auger elevators; Kason s/s double deck vibratory sifter. Bagging station equipment including: Ishida CCW-RS-214W-1S/30-WP 14 head computerized scale system; Ishida Atlas 203R vertical form fill and seal bagging machine; heat and control CV-BT-UR Z-type cleated belt elevator. Packaging equipment including: Pearson case packer and case sealer; Eagle “Eagle Pack 240 Pro” High speed x-ray inspection machine; Von Gal SPLXc high level case palletizer; Pearson case erector with Problue 10 hot melt system; Mettler Toledo in-line checkweigher; Wulftec WCA-100 pallet stretch wrapper, and more.