It's nearly time to visit the Foodtech Packtech 2016 show in Auckland.

New Zealand’s foremost food and packaging technology exhibition where New Zealand’s food manufacturing sector encounters new materials, processes and technology from the world’s top suppliers.

Cuddon Freeze Dry will be exhibiting again and we would love to talk to you and find out more about your freeze drying needs. Come see us at stand 2135. 

To pre-register for free, follow this link: https://www.foodtechpacktech.co.nz/visitor-information/register/ - See you there.

Situated at the top of the South Island, New Zealand, Cuddon Freeze Dry products are the benchmark for quality in sublimation solutions. With over 300 installations world-wide, 50 years’ experience and expert consideration of all the factors necessary for optimum freeze drying results, our products are highly respected around the world.

Cuddon understand process and Freeze Drying, and how to integrate in to your systems and factory processes. Our support and consultation process is managed in confidence.
We will work with you and your User Requirements and Specifications to provide the best solution for your needs.

Our offer is to supply a turn-key freeze drying machine service and includes the following:

  • Design and manufacture at our New Zealand manufacturing plant
  • Shipped world-wide to your nearest international seaport (NZ and Australia sales include delivery to site)
  • Installation, commissioning and staff training completed by Cuddon engineers
  • 12-month warranty, plus extensive after-sales service

Each Cuddon freeze dryer is manufactured under ISO 9001 accreditation, and IQ/OQ validation can be supplied.

With stringent quality controls, reliable performance is assured at cost-effective prices. Manufacturing costs of a freeze dry machine in New Zealand are often significantly lower compared to some of our competitors and we supply our freeze dryers worldwide.



HERA Plaque Award for Cuddon 2015Cuddon Freeze Dry have over the past 3 years increased their export sales of freeze dryer units

by 341% into the international market. Over this 3 year period the company has continually worked on their client service level and product craftsmanship by adding Sales and Marketing resources and implementing an inbound marketing strategy to ensure better penetration into target sectors of the international market.

Measures that Cuddon have put in place have helped to cement the brand and brand awareness, improve the quality of the business in the international market and has produced terrific sales results for Cuddon Freeze Dry across a range of international destinations.

Typical Freeze Dry Applications

  • Food Processing:
    freeze drying food, freeze dried food
  • Dairy Industry:
    freeze drying dairy products
  • Pet Food:
    freeze drying raw & cooked meat products
  • Cultures and Starters:
    freeze drying starter cultures
  • Nutraceuticals:
    freeze drying nutraceuticals
  • Pharmaceuticals and Biological active ingredients:
    laboratory freeze drying
  • Disaster Recovery:
    freeze drying documents
  • Floral:
    freeze drying flowers
  • Taxidermy:
    freeze drying taxidermy


Our Range of Freeze Drying Products
Cuddon Freeze Dry manufactures a range of freeze drying machines from pilot models to large capacity industrial freeze drying machines.

From 5.5kg to 1500kg ice condenser capacity, our freeze drying machines are used for a range of applications from small pilot research plants to large commercial multi-dryer industrial operations.