News & Events


TOMRA wins USD 18.5 million contracts in the US

August 31, 2012

TOMRA Sorting Solutions, through the merger of Odenberg and BEST, has in the last three months been awarded contracts totalling 18.5 million USD. The order is for optical sorting and peeling equipment to be used at a new high capacity food processing plant in the […]


TOMRA and BEST Sorting join forces

June 4, 2012

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act). TOMRA Systems ASA (TOMRA), through its fully owned subsidiary TOMRA Sorting AS, has on 31.05.2012 signed an agreement with the owners of BEST Kwadraat NV (BEST), enabling TOMRA Sorting […]


BEST expands in China

February 14, 2012

BEST expands in China After the opening of our office in China last year, BEST now hired extra staff to optimize local support and service. BEST Sorting Hangzhou also has an operational BEST Sorting Solution Center where we organize demonstrations during which customers can test […]

TOMRA Sorting USA to build new food sorting technology facility in West Sacramento

August 6, 2013

One of TOMRA Sorting Food’s two primary US locations is located in West Sacramento. The company ODENBERG, which was in 2011 acquired by TOMRA Sorting, has its base in this area for 17 years. Because of the success of the company over the last years, […]

Horse Meat Detection

TOMRA Sorting investigates on in-line horse meat detection

June 25, 2013

The recent discovery of unintended content of horse meat in food products has sparked TOMRA Sorting Food to investigate if its unique transflectance technology could be adapted to detect the presence of horse meat mixed with beef. Research and testing The QVision 500 analyzer is […]

Detect before you process: horse-meat

May 2, 2013

Food safety and traceability have become more important than ever with the recent meat scandals across Europe. Meat processors need to find safe, cost-effective and innovative solutions to combat recent issues and verify the quality of the products they supply. essay to buy TOMRA Sorting […]

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Legal entity change

May 2, 2013

On May 31st 2012, the BEST shareholders and TOMRA management decided to join forces in TOMRA Sorting Solutions.  By signing an acquisition agreement, TOMRA became 100 % owner of BEST. This transaction resulted in the birth of an undisputable worldwide market leader in sorting technology […]

QVision Fat Analyser

A raft of new orders for breakthrough fat analyzer

March 21, 2013

TOMRA Sorting Solutions Food: A RAFT OF NEW ORDERS FOR BREAKTHROUGH FAT ANALYZER After many years of development, TOMRA Sorting Solutions Food, TOMRA’s food processing equipment unit, is making available QVision – a tool that allows meat processors to secure the maximum benefits available from […]