In 1945 Karl Ahlborn founded a small engineering workshop in order to meet the needs of the local ceramic industry for special purpose machines and tools. As early as 1949, bakery transport racks were manufuctured for an increased utilization.
Practically from the very beginning, his son, Fritz Ahlborn, stood by his side. As imaginative designer and successful entrepreneur he ran the company for more than 50 years and further developed as well as focused our core expertise on charging ovens…
United States of America
American Pan, the world’s leading provider of bakery pans and coatings, provides a full range of bakeware solutions and services to bakeries worldwide. We offer pans for nearly all baked products including breads, buns, rolls, baguettes, filets, morning goods, cakes, muffins, crumpets, pies, pizzas and more.
Custom Baking Pans
American Pan specializes in the design and manufacture of bakeware for your exact needs. From custom pan sizes to unique and intricate moulds, we have the ability t…
As a customer-oriented company, we also see our strengths in our flexibility and the problem-free adaptation to the wishes of our customers.
We do not only produce standard formats in series, but our extensive machine park also enables a fast conversion to special formats.
Where it makes sense, our production is therefore strongly influenced by craftsmanship, which has a positive effect on quality. You also know this philosophy from the bakery.
An in-house tool construction depart…
DOUGH RISING BASKETS MADE IN GERMANY Proofing baskets by Herbert Birnbaum - Quality from Germany The family-owned company Herbert Birnbaum can look back on more than 170 years of company history. Ideas and expertise make the lead, which characterizes the lasting success of the traditional company. Since 1847 we have been producing bakery technology and bread proofing baskets for entrepreneurs who place the highest value on quality in the production of baked goods. Not for nothing is Herbert Bir…
Expert advice on bread proofing baskets made of rattan and plastic. Individual solutions for bread lines and special sizes or bread baskets with engraving.
BLUECAT® GmbH a German company founded in 2013 and based in Elsdorf, Germany
In the beginning was a light, a blue light. Hygiene in food processing companies is very important to us. For example, BLUECAT® GmbH's first product is the patented BLUECAT® hygiene lamp to protect against mold in cold storage rooms and automatic fermenters. With strict customer and product orientation, BLUECAT® GmbH has become an expert in solutions for the baking industry. We know how to handle sensitive products…
Rattan proofing baskets by Herbert Birnbaum From a technical standpoint, they are unrivaled: the traditional rattan proofing baskets baskets. The natural fabric allows a uniform fermentation process. As a heat storage of bread dough and due to the ability of the rattan to absorb moisture, our proofing baskets optimize the manufacturing process. The result: a balanced, attractive pore and a crunchy bread crust. Craft producers and organic bakeries particularly value our wicker baskets made of 100…