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Middleby Opens a New Facility in Palmetto, Florida

September 13, 2023 (Palmetto, FL) We are pleased to announce the opening of our new 68,000 square foot, state of the art facility in Palmetto, Florida housing two Middleby Filling and Depositing Brands and Innovation Center. The new location will provide a concentric manufacturing, research and development center for Hinds-Bock and Inline Filling Systems.

Hinds-Bock is known in the Food and Bakery Industry for producing robust custom equipment solutions since 1976. Inline Filling Systems has been supporting the chemical, distillery, beverage, and health/beauty packaging industries for the past thirty years. The diversity of these brands supplies top of the line packaging equipment for any product that has flowability. Clean, precise, and profitable packaging, no matter your product for your business success.

The Innovation Center will display the latest equipment innovations and enable the testing of full equipment lines onsite. This is in addition to the many other Middleby dedicated centers for demonstrations, technical performance, and product testing in collaboration with customers.

We welcome each of you to visit the facility in Palmetto, FL to discuss both your simple and complex projects with our experienced personnel. Discover the new facility and benefit from our expanded group in this next chapter. We continue our commitment to provide value and exceptional customer service as your trusted partner.

The logistics of the new location are exceptional for visitors and on-demand service and parts support. Located immediately off Interstate 75, the longest Interstate in the US east of the Mississippi River, less than one hour from the Port of Tampa Bay and near two airports in Sarasota and Tampa.

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