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Inside a frozen pizza factory

Inside a frozen pizza factory
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Key Info
  • Inside a frozen pizza factory
  • Duration: 03:03
  • A tour of a frozen pizza factory demonstrates how this popular convenience food is made. The production development manager describes the process of making the pizzas, from mixing the dough to packaging the frozen food ready for sale. The process is entirely mechanised except for some human quality control. This clip was first published on BBC News Online on 20 November 2008. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    Design and Technology

       Topic:

    Food Technology: Mass Production

  • Keywords: convenience food, frozen food, factory, pizza, packaging, hygiene
Ideas for use in class
  • Discuss the advantages of the mechanised process - producing identical products, speed of production etc. Pros and cons of convenience food.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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