Whether top or bottom fermenting: Our yeast farm delivers all types of brewer’s yeast. After determination of their vitality, all yeasts are tested for microbiological purity and show a minimum of > 95% live cells. After the determination of cell concentration and purity check with PCR they are fresh delivered to you together with a quality certificate. And this within only a few days, even through the weekend: Call us on a Friday and the yeast will be already on Tuesday at your brewery ready for immediate use.
Do you have proprietary yeast strains which you want to store in a safe place? There is no better way than storage at PIKA. We professionally place your yeast in storage for you. Any time you need them, we deliver your yeast as a fresh culture, of course within short time. And to really avoid any risk, your yeast even is fully insured. One out of numerous service features which are making us especially outstanding …
Developed by us to avoid microbiological damage of beer and many other beverages: PIKA FastOrange can be used by every brewer and every beverage producer for routine control throughout the whole process line. FastOrange is available in different varieties, according to the capabilities and equipment of your own lab.
We are fast and competent in doing routine analyses as enrichments, determination of colony counts and the differentiation of microorganisms – service and quality are most important for us. Of course we respond to your requirements and always deliver prompt and reliable results – if necessary, even through weekends.
Spoilt product or positive enrichments are further discriminated – fast and specific by PCR analyses the same day as the samples are received. We further identify unknown bacteria, yeasts or molds from product or the production area within 3 to 5 days by DNA sequencing.
Our work does not end at the analysis result, we further advise you how to deal with a contamination and propose the next steps to minimize the risk for further batches in your production line. You can also count on us when optimizing your routine quality control measures.