By piggybacking roasters and fillers, packaging and roasting operators are in close proximity, minimizing communications problems and improving product flow. Source: Stellar Inc.

Green beans from 63 silos are conveyed through these ducts to Sandy Run’s six coffee roasters. The silos can store 4 million lbs., though the facility was designed to minimize the level of raw materials and finished goods. Source: Stellar Inc.

Targeting waste

Technician Lomon Jablon has a full view of the production floor while performing a moisture test in the plant’s QA lab.

System-building partnerships

LEED building, green production