AFT Fluorotec Coatings specialise in the coating of standard and bespoke bakeware products for some of the biggest names in the industry. Customers large or small are treated individually and we guarantee each product is finished to the highest quality, ensuring maximum long life and durability.
Oil and Grease-free Release Coatings
For a number of years now the bakery industry has been transformed by the use of food approved non-stick release coatings. These longer life coatings have not only eliminated the need for oil and grease in the baking cycle but has improved product quality, increased yields and bakers have benefited from a more cost effective production process. Clean and safe non-stick baking has become a reality with substantial advantages over traditional silicon glaze.
By combining our own breadth of experience in processing fluoropolymer materials and our close associations with our suppliers it has enabled us to provide a full range of food approved non-stick coating systems for the baking industry.
The AFT Fluorotec range of coatings includes many standard one-, two- and three-coat PTFE systems as well as the more durable longer life, multi-coat FEP and PFA systems, which are tailored for specific difficult ingredient mixes and baking conditions. All our coatings provide opportunities and advantages over traditional silicone glazing whilst eliminating the need for oil or grease.
The use of these longer life bakeware coatings has transformed the baking environment. Bakers have seen improved product quality, increased yields and benefited from a more cost effective production process.
The AFT Fluorotec coating range has been developed for use across a wide range of markets within the food processing and baking industries, including Plant Bakeries, Artisan/Craft Bakeries, In-store Supermarket Bakeries and Cake and Confectionary Bakers.
By building a close relationships with the bakery managers and plant engineers, we gain the best opportunity for achieving the full benefits and cost savings that can be gained from the use of our release coatings. Understanding your products helps us choose the right coating for the job and maximises the amount of releases before the need for re-coating.
We are happy to coat samples that can be tested in the process and monitor the results, ensuring that the correct coating choice and recommendations are made.
Full Benefits of the Non-Stick AFC Coating Range
Our bakeware coating range provides many additional benefits including;
Increased Productivity – an increased yield with lower product losses/wastage and the reduction of de-panning problems.
Cost Reductions – reduction of plant maintenance and re-glazing operations. The elimination of secondary release agents and oils.
Longer Life Release – bakeware coated with our latest range of release coatings extends the time between coating refurbishment. Our multi-coat systems considerably out perform traditional silicon glazing.
Improved Product Quality – consistent products achieved through better dough flow and improved release.
Improved Product Appearance – the elimination of carbonised deposits on baked products leads to an improved appearance.
Safer and Cleaner Working Environment – reduction in fire hazard through the reduced levels of oils and grease and easier to clean.
Our Premium Bakeware Non-Stick Release Coatings Premium
Product Type AFC Coating Reference Pizza pans, pie hoops, tart tins, spreader bars AFC 3100 Crumpet rings, pie hoops, omelette pans, griddles AFC 3200 Burger bun trays & roll trays AFC 3300 Baguette trays, muffin trays, cake tins & moulds AFC 3400 Bread straps and bread tins AFC 3500 Dough hoppers and chutes AFC 3600
Let us Make the Right Choice of Coating for You
Our specialist knowledge and recent investment in developing these advanced food approved release coating enables us to choose the right coating for the job. The relationship with the customer is paramount, ensuring the best and most appropriate coating for their products.
We welcome technical challenges in providing a solution to your non-stick problems. Our understanding of the chemistry of the polymer coatings enables us to develop new applications for specific situations.
We are happy to coat samples that can be tested in the process and monitor the results.
FDA and BGA Compliant
All our bakeware coatings comply with FDA regulations governing components of coatings for direct food contact. They
Product Applications for our Bakeware Coatings
Refurbishment of Ancialliary Bakery Equipment
Our bakeware coatings are used on many types of bakery equipment and we also offer a refurbishment and re-coating service for these items. Examples include;
Design and manufacturing Service
In addition to our coating and refurbishment service we are able to offer a complete supply solution including either standard or bespoke metalwork. This makes us a complete one-stop-shop for new supply, refurbishment and replacement of all of your non-stick coated bakeware requirements, including:
For more information regarding our bakeware coatings, call us on +44 (0) 1992 515880, or e-mail us via our online enquiry form.