Founded in 1945, J.C. Ford has been there for all the ebbs and flows of the tortilla and tortilla chip industry. Today, it is a leading provider of automated equipment and service to the industry. “The company was a dominant supplier from the 1940s through the 1960s until the death of the founder,” President Scott Ruhe says. “We acquired it in 1990, introduced new engineering and products to home in on its strengths and revitalized the company.”
J.C. Ford offers state-of-the-art equipment and product knowledge to an industry that is in a growth mode thanks to the increased popularity of flatbreads and tortilla chips. It is providing solutions to companies around the world, helping them solve challenges through expanded automation and product expertise.