Manufacturer of proofing baskets and bakery technology since 1847
We are certified!
Proofing and baking in one basket
Birnbaum® Proofing baskets made of rattan and plastic
Herbert Birnbaum is a family business with a tradition of more than 170 years. Under the slogan Leading through expertise and ideas, we produce brotforms and bakery equipment for businesses that appreciate the demanding production of baked goods since 1847. Thanks to their long tradition in improving brotforms and the comprehensive knowledge of the baking process, this producer of proofing baskets is market leader in Germany for many years. We offer the largest variety of rattan and plastic proofing baskets, such as standard brotforms and individual sizes.
Artisan bakeries, medium-sized companies and major industrial enterprises use our proofing baskets to produce high-quality baked goods. As a traditionally produced quality product „made in Germany“, Herbert Birnbaum proofing baskets give your bread a unique look.
Where pros buy their brotforms: The original from Herbert Birnbaum
From sourdough bread to baguette: We offer the right brotform for every product. No matter if you bake automated or by hand. Our proofing baskets give your bread the necessary support, right shape and typical basket pattern – and, if you wish, even the personal signature of your business.
Our alternative to traditional proofing baskets: Herbert Birnbaum plastic proofing baskets can be used in all production processes from small artisan bakeries to the large-scale industries. Intelligent details such as side and bottom vents guarantee perfect results even with different dough processes.
Leave a unique mark on your product – with the personal signature of your business. We will be happy to personalize your proofing baskets with engraving according to your wishes with an individual design or choose one of our numerous standard engravings.
Certified Quality Brotforms
Herbert Birnbaum feels committed to traditional handicraft as well as to the modern, industrial scale production. Our proofing baskets are hygienically products for the production of healthy, delicious bread. They therefore evidently meet the highest requirements of quality and safety.
Birnbaum® proofing baskets made of rattan and wood get tested every 5 years by the DGUV Test Prüf- und Zertifizierungsstelle (a German test and certification centre for food and package). They therefore comply with the high requirements of the DGUV for food processing machinery and hygiene.