Food and Beverage

FDA Compliant Solutions for the Food & Beverage Industry

FDA-compliant pumps are a necessity for safely processing food and beverages. ARO food-grade pumps offer rugged, reliable designs that keep your operation up and running smoothly.

The food-grade diaphragm pumps from our EXP Series have the capacity to handle high volume transfer safely and reliably. Applications include:

  • Ingredient processing
  • Batching
  • Clean-In-Place (CIP) applications
  • Tanker unloading
  • Bulk transfer
  • Food packaging
  • Beverage pumping
  • Wine pump over

Our FDA-compliant pumps also are designed to handle fluids of varying viscosity, such as:

  • Sugar
  • Pastes
  • Juice concentrate
  • Sauces
  • Jellies and jams
  • Beer and wine
  • Shampoos
  • Cosmetics

Whether it’s injecting food products into molds, dispensing sauces and syrups into mixing tanks, or transferring and filtering beer or wine, ARO has a range of safe, customizable solutions.


ARO Solutions for Food and Beverage

EXP Series

For bulk fluid transfer, slurry and dewatering

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SD Series

FDA compliant, with clamped fluid caps and manifolds for quick maintenance

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PM Series

FDA compliant, with clamped outlet/inlet manifolds for quick pump disassembly

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The ARO Difference

Industrial and manufacturing professionals have relied on ARO products for 90 years. 
Our food and beverage pumps offer many benefits.

Flow-rate optimized for better overall performance and low material shear
Able to pass large shear-sensitive solids without degradation or heat build-up
Can run dry to eliminate the risk of pump damage
Pumps fluid gently to prevent froth or fluid separation
Allows higher temperatures during operation through the use of ball valves
SD Series center bodies available in electropolished stainless steel or Polypropylene
SD Series features Quick Knock Down (QKD) compression clamp system to facilitate easier cleaning, service and maintenance
Optional electronic interface capability on EXP Series to integrate with PLC systems for remote monitoring and automation

Helpful Resources

Northwest Canning Case Study

ARO FDA-complaint pump helped a mobile cannery increase output while maintaining the quality of its beers and ciders.

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Explore Our Family of FDA Compliant Solutions

Check out the features and benefits of our EXP Series line of food-grade AODD pumps.

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ARO FDA-compliant Pumps Deliver Reliable Fluid Processing

Food and beverage processors have very specific criteria when selecting a diaphragm pump.

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ARO food-grade liquid pumps are backed by decades of fluid handling expertise and experience worldwide. Contact us today to find the right solutions for your project.

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