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FPSA Members benefit from exclusive webinars from thought leaders in the industry.

These webinars focus on industry issues such as staffing and retention, industry trends, and upcoming events to prepare you and your company for maximum success in a fast changing food industry. These educational sessions are provided free to members. You can view past webinars in the members only section of the website.

Upcoming Webinar

Evolution and Improvement in Spacer Technology for Freezing and Storing Palletized Product

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
2:00–3:00 pm

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Dan Tippmann will discuss in detail:

  1. The purpose and intent of pallet spacers
  2. The progression in the material and design of pallet spacers
  3. How spacer performance affects freezing and tempering performance

Dan Tippmann | Principal Officer
Tippmann Innovation

Dan Tippmann is currently an owner and Principal Officer at Tippmann Innovation in Ft. Wayne, IN.

A Purdue University trained Mechanical Engineer specializing in Thermal Sciences, Dan is the inventor of the QuickFreeze™ In-rack freezing system. Prior to his career in the refrigeration industry, Dan served two years in the US Army. After his military service, Dan began his career as an Engineering Service Manager at WaterFurnace Corp in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He then joined his father’s manufacturing company (Rite Coil) serving as Sr. Engineer and Production Manager. Rite Coil was sold to the Frick Company in 1999. He later joined the Tippmann Group and served as VP of Operations and VP of Engineering and Refrigeration. Dan also served as President and GM of Bond Cold Storage in Chillicothe, MO.

More information coming soon.