SGE was founded in 1996, at the kitchen table of Robert and Pam Hinnant of Vidalia, GA.
From these humble beginnings, we have become one of the top produce handling equipment solution providers in North America, with placements ranging from Mexico to Canada and all areas of the U.S., as well as various other foreign countries. Our goal has been to become the premier “best-of-breed” provider of complete, turn-key solutions “from seed to pallet” for Growers, Packers and Shippers all over the world, which we have indeed become.
This means providing solutions for Seed Planting, Caretaker Units, Harvesting Systems, Drying/Storage, Even Flow Hoppers, Cleaners, Finish Toppers, Dust Extraction Systems, Weighing, Bagging/Packing, Robotics/Palletizing and Sizing and Grading lines with the finest visual automation system the world has ever seen, coupled with first-rate, in-house and guaranteed service for all of these solutions, which is delivered with a firm commitment to moral values.
In 2016, the Hinnants brought in Tony Mimbs as Chief Operating Officer, who is tasked with developing expansion plans to add multiple new locations to current locations in Vidalia, GA and Ontario, OR, and to assist SGE in moving to the next level of providing our customers with the best productivity, efficiency and quality improvement solutions offered in today’s market.
Eqraft designs, builds, and maintains processing and packaging solutions for onions, potatoes, fruits, vegetables, dry edibles and other commodities around the globe. Our craftsmanship stretches from consultancy, design and assembly, to complete mechanization, automation and continuous improvement thereof.
Together we face a challenging industry. In the midst of ever-higher demands, our aim is to help you meet and exceed expectations. Thanks to our recent restructuring and rebranding, we are ready for the future. In fact, embracing the future is what drives us. Our ever-evolving industry begs that we work hard to retain our leading role. Our goal is to increase the performance, efficiency, and continuity of your process. Ensuring that you stay ahead of competition, improve your overall margin, and save time for the things that matter most.
Let’s build your factory of the future – together!
Volm manufactures and distributes a comprehensive array of industry-leading bags and onion packaging solutions including, Leno mesh, CLAF, Raschel Knitted and netting. We’re competitively priced, fast and flexible. Our multiple strategically located manufacturing and distribution facilities, and large trucking fleet, ensure you have the packaging and service you need – when you need it.
Volm manufactures and distributes a comprehensive array of industry-leading bags and onion packaging solutions including, Leno mesh, CLAF, Raschel Knitted and netting.Volm offers many automated high-speed packaging solutions for both bulk onion and retail consumer packages.Our Volmpack automated packaging equipment is known in the industry for its dependability and accuracy.Volm has recognized the need for full packing line equipment integration and solutions within a packing facility. We’ve listened to our customers and now offer complete facility solutions, from receiving to palletizing to material handling. We’ve assembled a team of expert designers and engineers (VEST) that will customize the solutions that are right for your facility.
Our company was established by people with more than 35 years of experience running a major farming operation. Our goal is to provide automated cutting edge equipment and solutions to our customers.
At Modern Produce Equipment we specifically try to:
1) Increase Efficiency and Productivity
2) Reduce Labor Cost
3) Enhance the Appearance of the Crop
On the freshcut side we offer the M&P Engineering onion peeler, which is the cornerstone of our line. We also offer machinery to process diced onions and onion rings. View the M&P YouTube Video as well as the Onion Business featured company story included as a links below.
With our venders, Tong Engineering and Marcelissen, we can offer cutting edge equipment from bin tipping, sizing, weighing and packaging.
For specs and details, contact Modern Produce Equipment partner, Mike McKnight at the number listed below. Mike can also assist with Canadian compatibility questions.
Business Description: Fox Solutions is a leading supplier of comprehensive equipment solutions including weighers, baggers, palletizers, complete lines and more. We offer single source sales and support for a number of best-in-class equipment brands like Newtec, Haith and Jasa known for their quality construction and state of the art technology.
Two Office Locations:
2200 Fox Drive, McAllen TX 78504
210 Walnut Street, Lockport NY 14094