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Contact - Frozen Fruits

The team at D C Williamson Ltd. have a depth of knowledge, expertise in processing and packing great quality fruit with full traceability. D C Williamson Ltd is also able to manufacture superior tasting Juices and Purees to customers' requirements.

IQF (Individually Quick Frozen)

Fruit harvested or received from approved growers is frozen within 12 hours, to seal in and maintain the fruits natural goodness. The following products are available from Garnish to Industrial grade:

Strawberry • Raspberry • Blackberry • Blackcurrant • Redcurrant Gooseberry • 13mm Cut Rhubarb • Victoria Plum • Damson • Mixed Berry • Summer Fruits

Other products may be available seasonally.

D C Williamson Ltd IQF range is available in the following formats:-

300-400g Heat Sealed or lideed punnets.

1 x10kg food contact bags, in a 10kg case.

4 x 2.5kg food contact bags, in a 10kg case.

10-12.5kg case

Blackberries
Bee - Polination
Fresh Raspberries

Frozen Fruit Optical Inspection

Optical sorting via colour, shape & infrared using state of the art technology to remove out grades & foreign materials. Repacking & grading made easier; product can be packed into a variety of containers to the customers preference.

Contract Bottling/labelling

D C Williamson Ltd is able to fill into sizes of 275ml & 750ml glass bottles via a gravity hot fill equipment. Bottles are capped with ROPP caps and self-adhesive labels are applied with either a front & back label format or a single wrap around label. Bottled can be packed into shrink wrapped trays or cardboard boxes.

Cold Pressing NFC (not from concentrate) Juices and Puree

D C Williamson Ltd is able to offer cold processed juices and purees. Offering customers a range of filtration options on juices, and differing screen sizes on purees. With the help of pressing and filtration equipment specially designed for the champagne industry we are able to offer the high quality of clarity in juices. Available formats:

15-18kg Food contact and freezer grade Pails and tamper proof Lids

Aseptic Double lined 200 litre Drums

Aseptic 20 litre Bag In Box (BIB)

Contract pressing also available, for a variety of fruits including grapes for wine.

Filtration

Filtration available in the forms of:

200-micron plate filter

0.2-micron crossflow filter

We are able to offer cloudy or clarified juices, we can achieve a high clarity due our specialised equipment made for wines and high-quality juices.

Pasteurised & Aseptically packed Juices & Purees

D C Williamson Ltd is able to offer a range pasteurised and aseptically packed products by way of the onsite Pasteuriser. The plant pasteurises the juice or puree and then fills by way of an aseptic filler into pre-sterilised bags. The aseptic bag & 16mm Intaseptâ„¢ closure are then internally thermally sealed with a tamper proof membrane style gland. The Aseptic filling & Aseptic packaging provides increased shelf life offering customers greater flexibility in terms of storage and distribution.

Ingredients Optimisation

Repacking of juices & purees from 1000 litre IBC to 200 litre Aseptic Drums or 20kg Aseptic Bag In Box (BIB). Whether you need a product in a more manageable size or would like to add to a products shelf life by pasteurising and aseptically packing, D C Williamson Ltd are able to do it all.

Bulk Ingredients Storage

D C Williamson Ltd is able to offer frozen and chilled fruit storage. With a robust stock control system and with monitored temperature-controlled freezers & cold stores, we are able to assure customers that the quality of their products will be maintained.

De-clumping block frozen fruit

D C Williamson Ltd is able to help convert block frozen fruit which has been slightly stuck together through a slight defrost and refreezing in container transportation and bring product back to IQF specification.

Slicing fruit - 13mm

From rhubarb and cucumber, D C Williamson Ltd is able to slice a variety of fruit and veg into 13mm cuts to enable ease with further processing & IQF.

Dicing fruit - 10mm x 10mm

From strawberries to plums, D C Williamson Ltd are able to dice a variety of fruit into 10mm x 10mm cuts to enable ease with further processing & IQF.

Damaged loads

D C Williamson Ltd pride themselves as 'the people who can', if you've got a problem, we can assist. Whether a load is damaged and needs re-palletising or pallets need de-stacking to a lower height, we are here to help. With specialist equipment we are able to unload slipped or damaged goods & remove dents from metal drums. Our quick response booking in time ensures the damaged load will be delt with sooner rather than later.

Sedex Food Standards BRC LEAF M&S Berry Gardens

D C Williamson Ltd


It is part funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development
Clarified Fruit Juice Processing Line: to purchase a fruit juice processing line to increase productivity and yield.
New Freezer Units: to purchase and install 4 new independent refrigeration units to improve energy efficiency and increase freezing capacity.
Rhubarb Processing Line: to purchase a new rhubarb slicing machine and conveyor to increase productivity.

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