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Mixers for the Chemical Processing Industry

Manufacturers are presented with numerous choices when it comes to process mixers for the chemical industry. Some mixers last 20, 30, 40 years or more. Deciding on an investment that is flexible and durable enough to take your company into the...

Industrial Horizontal Mixers: Back to the Basics

Three Key Considerations for Selecting Horizontal Mixing Equipment When it comes to mixing and blending, as in any established industry, the fundamentals can easily be taken for granted or, worse yet, completely overlooked. We'd like to argue the...

Horizontal Batch Mixers: How to Make the Right Choice

The Heartland OX Delivers All The Functionality You Need Whether you are in the market for a mixer to integrate into an existing processing line or you are looking for equipment to support a start-up, selecting quality equipment is critical. Mixers...

New Ox Horizontal Mixer

New Heartland Ox Horizontal Batch Mixer further expands product offering from industry leader.

Momentum Series New Products

Fluidizing Paddle Mixer, V Cone and Double-Cone Blenders new additions to Marion Process Solutions’ product line. 

Leaning In: Safety in Cleaning Mixers

Leaning into your mixers is just one way to keep them clean. As you can see in this infographic, Marion makes it easy for you to keep your mixers clean. Don’t compromise on these features when you are choosing an industrial mixer. Customization's...

Testing Mixers for Food Refining and Processing: How We Work

When making a purchase of a mixer for any type of industrial processing, there is only so much you can read and learn. In the end, you want to know how the mixer will perform. Any reliable vendor will have several machines at their facility where...

Reducing the Risk with 3-A Authorization and Food Sanitation

3-A Symbol Authorization program is a certificate that represents the pinnacle of quality for hygienic standards of processing equipment in the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries. 3-A Authorization is based on ANSI requirements and...

Cleaning Food Processing Equipment: Is CIP Right for You?

Clean-In-Place (CIP) often appeals to food processors because on the surface, it seems like an easy methodology that can save labor costs and time in cleaning food processing equipment. Purchasing CIP equipment is a major investment, so it...

Perish the Thought: Mixing of Perishable Foods

Food processing always requires a high level of sanitation, as outlined in our blogs Reducing Risk with 3-A Authorization, Leaning In: Safety in Cleaning Mixers, and Top 3 Considerations in Choosing a Mixer for Food Processing.

Choosing the Right Agitator for your Application

The agitator is the heart of your industrial mixer. Agitators have different qualities that are appropriate for different mixes. Sanitary agitators need to have welded rather than bolted surfaces. For some types of mixes, gentle mixing is...

Avoid the Burn with 6 Tips to Avoid Material Loss

Thermal processing is a key component in the production of many types of foods, supplements, chemicals, biomass and pharmaceuticals today. As manufacturing scales up, one of the hidden costs associated with thermal processing is material loss due to...

New Cannabis Processing Product: WaveMix™ Cannabis

The heat is on when it comes to competition in the cannabis processing industry, and processors now have a new ally when it comes to increasing quality and throughput. Marion Processing Solutions announces its newest product: WaveMix™ Cannabis,...

6 Benefits of Moving to Microwave Processing

Indirect heating methods have played an important role in industrial thermal processing for more than a century. Yet increasingly, producers are using industrial microwave technology to replace and/or supplement their existing equipment with...

5 Things to Look for in Your Hemp Drying Equipment

Hemp and cannabis processors are turning to industrial drying equipment as they ramp up the volume of product being processed. Choosing the right equipment will help bring capacity, quality and profits into alignment. Below are a few tips to...

Heat Sensitive Products and Thermal Processing

While industrial microwave heating has been around for more than seventy years, it is in the last few decades where it has evolved as a serious contender in thermal processing applications. That’s due to the higher overall efficiency of microwave...

I AM SAFETY

I Am Safety – I Own It. This is our mantra at Marion Process Solutions. Not only is safety one of our core behaviors, it resides at the top of the list. It’s a simple concept really, but profoundly important in any manufacturing facility. 

Prevention is the Best Cure for Safety and Productivity

Benjamin Franklin said, “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” and that certainly rings true today, especially in the processing industry where safety and efficiency are of the utmost concern. That’s why preventative maintenance should...

Achieve Maximum Blending Results with High-Speed Choppers

Mix times got you down? Experiencing trouble breaking up agglomerates in your blend? Results not where they should be?  Well… sometimes you just have to whip it – whip it good. Let’s talk about high-speed choppers and the benefits they can deliver...

Avoid the hidden costs of generic mixers

Consider customized mixers for your industrial needs  Your industrial mixer will likely be with you 20+ years, so it’s important to make a choice that will serve your production line long-term. If you’ve come from an industrial planning background,...

Three Tips for Choosing the Right Mixer for Your Application

You’ve prepped for months, maybe even years to purchase a new mixer for your application only to find you made the wrong choice. Now you’re fraught with buyer’s remorse - not sure what to do next. If you’re having mixed feelings about your next...

Safety in Numbers

Each day hundreds of millions of people all over the world consume food products that have been through some sort of processing plant.  From meat and vegetables to drinks and desserts, each one must pass the highest regulatory standards to ensure...