Advanced Cake Technology

ZDS offers a theoretical and practical course in its facilities on cake manufacturing technology. During this practical seminar the participants will be given theoretical information about ingredients, processes and machinery.

The seminar will be run as a workshop.

We will run trials on pilot plant equipment using various recipes, ingredients and manufacturing methods, evaluation the impact of these on the final product.

Secondly we will study the influence of ingredients such as different oils and fats, inclusions, flours and fibres and what impact they have on the production parameters and the finished cakes.
A special section will also be dedicated to packaging and preservation.


This course is intended for:

Food technologists from the bakery industry and bakery assistants, who are at the beginning of their career in the industry, or who need further training in the field of manufacturing.

Technical service and support staff from the raw material industries.

Members of the product development from the bakery industry, who require a technical introduction to this part of their industry.



Rien Eckhardt               
Master Baker & State-certified Bakery technology  teacher
Martin STIENE,
Master Baker & State-certified Food Technician
Biscuit Technologist, ZDS

Several experts working in the bakery industry

Date / Venue:
Monday June 2, 2014 to Wednesday June 04, 2014

ZDS Zentralfachschule der Deutschen Süßwarenwirtschaft
De-Leuw-Straße 3-9
D-42653 Solingen - Germany

Members of the ZDS-Association             € 1.320,-
Non-members                                       € 1.650,-
5% discount for the second participant from one company!

Direct link to registration

Your Co-ordinator

Rien Eckhardt                

  • Master Baker & State-certified Bakery technology  teacher                
  • Product and Process development experienced                
  • Bakery consultant and Application specialist, for Pastries, Biscuits, Cookies, Crackers and Wafers   

Your Co-ordinator

Martin Stiene

  • Master Baker & State-certified Food Technician
  • Technical Instructor Pastries, Biscuits and Snacks

Your Project Assistant

Do you have some questions or suggestions for this event? Or do you like to registrate? Please call me or send me an e-mail!

Phone: Mon. - Fri. 08:00 a.m. - 04:00 p.m. / +49 212 - 59 61 14


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