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FlexXray’s Value- ROI

Posted by FlexXray on Oct 26, 2021 8:03:56 AM

At FlexXray, we understand that time is money. We have created our services to get your product off foreign material contamination holds, ultimately saving you money. We have the capacity and equipment to inspect your product quickly so you can send it to store shelves. In 2020 alone, we salvaged 96% of the product we inspected for our customers. Learn more about FlexXray’s ROI in the video.

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Staff Highlight: Laura Montoya

Posted by FlexXray on Oct 26, 2021 7:59:26 AM

Meet Laura Montoya! She is a second shift supervisor at FlexXray’s facility in Aurora, Illinois. As a supervisor, Laura keeps her team on track, ensuring that projects are completed on time. She mentions that the ability to continuously learn and grow in her role is one thing she enjoys about her position at FlexXray. Off the clock, you can find Laura watching The Walking Dead. Thank you for the hard work you do, Laura. We are thankful to have you on our FlexXray team! 

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Staff Highlight: Tina Engel

Posted by FlexXray on Oct 26, 2021 7:58:22 AM

Get to know our very own Tina Engel. As a plant administrator, Tina ensures the FlexXray team runs efficiently to maximize company success and customer satisfaction. She loves working for FlexXray because of the people and how well everyone works together. Tina’s favorite things to do outside of the office include traveling with her friends and family, playing volleyball, eating comfort food and binge-watching shows like Downton Abbey. We are happy to have you on our team, Tina!

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Staff Spotlight: Justin Gossett

Posted by FlexXray on Oct 26, 2021 7:56:42 AM

Project Manager Justin Gossett is a valuable piece of the puzzle at FlexXray. In his role, Justin provides customers with an A+ experience by accommodating their needs and exceeding their expectations. Customer satisfaction is Justin’s number one priority! His favorite thing about working at FlexXray is the great work atmosphere and the team members he gets to work alongside. Outside of work, Justin enjoys being outdoors and working on creative projects. He also enjoys playing pool, watching The Big Bang Theory and listening to country music. We are grateful for all you do at FlexXray, Justin!


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Going The Extra Mile for Canned & Bottled Goods

Posted by FlexXray on Oct 25, 2021 4:36:19 PM

At FlexXray, we’re the leading third-party QA hold resolution service in the food and beverage industry. We’ve developed a method using custom processes to identify foreign material contamination of all types down to 0.2 mm or smaller — including foreign material contamination found in canned and bottled goods — to help clear foreign material contamination holds.

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Foreign Material Contamination Can’t Compete With FlexXray

Posted by FlexXray on Sep 29, 2021 4:26:22 AM

FlexXray is the industry leader in foreign material inspection in the processed food market. We know the complexities within the processed foods industry and created innovative processes to inspect product safely and effectively. We are the number one choice for the leading processed food brands and have had them as loyal customers since FlexXray’s beginning.

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Foreign Material Contamination Hall of Fame: Processed Food

Posted by FlexXray on Sep 15, 2021 8:00:00 AM

Welcome to the wonderful world of FlexXray! Where we house the exciting and surprising Foreign Material Hall of Fame. Our latest exhibit is as shocking as it is fascinating: The Processed Food Wing. Don’t be fooled; contaminants like these are found in processed foods every single day at FlexXray. Due to our innovative processes and cutting-edge X-ray machinery, we’re able to find contaminants as small as 0.2mm. Producers can now have complete confidence that their product is free of foreign materials because they use FlexXray.

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FlexXray Foreign Material Hall of Fame: Dairy

Posted by FlexXray on Sep 10, 2021 9:48:30 AM

Step into the exciting dairy wing of the Foreign Material Hall of Fame, where some of our most shocking, surprising and interesting contaminants are immortalized. The threat of foreign material contamination is always looming even when producers and manufacturers think it’s not. The following stories are not isolated events. They happen to dairy producers all of the time. Think your product is free of metals, plastics and rubber? Our customers did too. The difference between our clients and other producers is simple: they partner with FlexXray. They know that we are their best line of defense against foreign material contamination and that we find materials inline machinery and processes often miss.

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Stop Playing Defense with Foreign Material Holds and Start Playing Offense with FlexXray

Posted by FlexXray on Sep 6, 2021 10:00:00 AM

With football season right around the corner, now is an excellent time to think about your “x’s and o’s.” Do you have a game plan for your business that’s ready to block risk and protect profits, or are you playing defense trying to fix problems when they arise? If your strategy is to “read and react” – to wait until a foreign material contamination issue develops – that’s only hurting your business and isn’t the best play to have in your playbook. 

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Calling All Dairy Producers: FlexXray Is Your Solution

Posted by FlexXray on Jun 23, 2021 2:25:50 PM

Foreign material contamination is a constant concern for dairy producers. It can happen anywhere and at any time during the production cycle. Dairy products are exposed to many production components that create additional risk of breakage, creating foreign material contamination. Production machinery is typically composed of complex parts that can wear down and end up in dairy products without being detected, no matter how well-maintained they are.

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