Food Retail

We have dedicated over 25 years of experience to developing products for all levels of the food retail industry, providing critical information immediately and wirelessly with alarm notification and electronic data records for a comprehensive HACCP/FDA System.

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Meredith Paetz

Vice President, Business Development, USA


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A solution for every food retail application

Fridges and Freezers | Chillers | Cooking Equipment | Dry Storage 


Food preparation, storage, cooking and display fridges

Retail owners often have a number of fridges, freezers and potentially back storage cold rooms to monitor under a HACCP/FDA system. All good food safety processes use a wireless temperature monitoring system for elimination of human error resulting from manual checks.

Automated record keeping and immediate alarm notification when pre-set temperature boundaries occur enable retail owners to meet critical HACCP/FDA compliance requirements and ensure the quality of stock.

Our Hanwell Lite system offers users a cost-effective solution to wireless temperature monitoring for up to 30 fridges or freezers and provides a critical log of historical data for regulatory compliance. (Fridges at or below 40°F, freezers should be 0°F)



Temperature & Humidity

Fresh and cooked ingredients in dry storage

Humidity control is especially important when food is stored for long periods of time. It is recommended that 15% humidity or lower is maintained to avoid moisture in the air having destructive effects on the quality of the food in storage areas.

Dry storage conditions are difficult to maintain due to external temperature fluctuations which can dramatically affect humidity. Monitoring changes that occur within storage areas enable managers to ensure that humidity conditions do not exceed pre-determined boundaries for long periods of time which ultimately result in eliminating spoiled food.

The Hanwell Pro humidity wireless data loggers can easily be added to your Hanwell HACCP/FDA system providing a complete solution to eliminating possible human error which could result in non-compliance.


Critical areas and equipment

To guarantee a safe environment food retailers need to maintain a strict level of control when foods are being stored and displayed. Temperatures are monitored to keep food fresh and ensure fridges and freezers are working at the correct capacity. A secondary function is the generation of alarms which will alert the user of an open door condition or if temperatures rise above predetermined boundaries due to a number of conditions undetected by the naked eye. If a faster indication of door open is required then the use of wireless door sensors are an ideal solution. The use of door alarms has the benefit over temperature generated alarms of providing a much faster response. Also, the longer a door is left open the more energy is required to restore conditions.

The Hanwell lite HACCP/FDA system can also be supplied with optional door switches that can be used either on smaller fridges or larger cold room doors.


Latest Case Study

Butcher Shop Temperature Monitoring

Hanwell Lite; wireless Butcher shop temperature monitoring system is chosen by The Art of Meat to protect high-quality goods.

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