Direct extrusion offers a variety of options "of shaping" grain and/or protein-containing raw materials. The range of machines offered by Schaaf covers all currently known direct extrusion product categories, as well as innovative niche products.
Crunchy puffed snacks shaped as rings, balls and flips with various different flavors are known and distributed worldwide. Extruded cereals can be combined as a crispy component with milk, yoghurt or fruit for a nutritious breakfast and are alternatively suitable as a sweet snack. This product category is supplemented by cream-filled, sweet extrudates, which are currently being upgraded by innovative "dual-filled" products.
In contrast, "flatbreads" represent an alternative to traditional bread for nutrition-conscious consumers.