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25 questions a packaging machine manufacturer might ask during a consultation

So you’ve contacted a packaging machine manufacturer for more information. Now what? The short answer: Expect a bunch of questions ranging from product descriptions to facility specifications. Every question asked has a singular goal: Making sure the equipment manufacturer fully understands the scope of your needs so they can provide accurate recommendations and pricing. Fair warning: […]

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7 ways COVID-19 is changing the packaging industry

Packaging is essential, now more than ever. During a time of global economic and health uncertainties, packaged products are a necessity. Whether it’s hand sanitizer, pharmaceuticals, medical testing kits, or food products, packaging is an essential part of keeping the world safe and healthy. Our packaging experts recently had a chat (with proper social distancing, of […]

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5 questions to answer before requesting a packing machine quotation

Think it’s time to contact a packaging machine manufacturer for a price quote? Great, let’s talk. But first, take some time to make sure the high-level parameters of your project are defined. Here’s why. Packaging machine manufacturers need to know very specific details of your project in order to provide the most accurate recommendations and pricing. Packaging equipment […]

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Carton packing machine

Cartons are one of the most visible and important forms of packaging. They are prominent on the shelves of supermarkets and other retailers, and are a key element in FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods) logistics, handling and product presentation.  Cartoners which erect, fill and seal on one machine are sometimes called Carton Form, Fill, Seal […]

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Form Fill Seal Machines

Form Fill Seal (FFS) machines are packaging machines that form, fill and seal a package on the same machine. The main types are vertical form fill seal (VFFS) and horizontal form fill seal (HFFS) machines – a term often used to cover horizontal versions of flow-wrappers, sachet machines, blister pack machines, four side seal machines […]

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Improving Protective Packaging Efficiency

Protective packaging is a big concern for any pharmaceutical, skincare, food, or beverage company. You need to make sure that your products are tamper resistant and tamper evident, so that people can know that they can safely consume your product. Protective packaging can vary greatly depending on the type of product that you are producing, […]

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