Shimadzu Scientific Instruments Inc. •

Engineered to supplement sensory testing in food development and quality control applications, the Shimadzu Scientific Instruments EZ-SX texture analyzer provides objective numerical results on food texture. It features a range of texture analysis fixtures, including compression, hardness, shear, Kramer shear, Warner-Bratzler shear, spreadability, puncture (Bloom value) and Ottawa (forward and backward) extrusion. The dedicated software has preinstalled settings for texture.