BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

  • Fowler Packing chooses Giro new weigher

    Fowler Packing chooses Giro new weigher

    Philip Parnagian, President at Fowler Packing, commented: "We took GIRĂ“ with their new weigher that could do 50% more with the same footprint.I calculated a $0.07 - $0.08 savings per 5lb unit compared to some of the other competitors.Giro was far superior and for us doing so many million bags per year that adds up to a lot of grams". To know more about this success story, take a look to the following video. About GirĂł. GirĂł provides the complete solution to the whole process of packing fruit and vegetables, manufacturing and selling consumables -nets, films, labels, clipping wire-, and… Read more

  • End-to-end GIRO's bagging line

    End-to-end GIRO's bagging line

    No matters whatever the challenge is but GIRĂ“ is able to deliver the best solution to the customer when it comes to packaging systems. This actual case study shows how to cope with a high demanding project for handling a wide range of commodities such as avocados, oranges, lemons, grape fruit and limes through a single line. This full-line solution showcases GIRÓ’s complete offering outside grading and palletizing. Amongst other requests, the customer was expecting a high degree of versatility and productivity rates in order to accommodate his business demands. The line had to enable… Read more

  • Exact 100, the best citrus weigher in the world

    Exact 100, the best citrus weigher in the world

    GIRĂ“ launched the new citrus weigher Exact 100 in late 2016. A machine with an innovative design appointed to be the best citrus weigher manufactured ever. Giró´s engineering team invested more than 5 years of research and development to achieve an outstanding product which will become a breakthrough in the fruit processing business. Exact 100 is a high productivity and extremely accurate dynamic weigher. A new and smart mechanical driving system together with a sophisticated algorithm are responsible to achieve the better bucket feeding according to the fruit caliber and target weight. A… Read more

  • GirĂł net packages, the most sustainable on the supermarket

    GirĂł net packages, the most sustainable on the supermarket

    To evaluate the effciency of a packaging in terms of its sustainability and respect for the environment, different criteria must be taken into account: The materials. First, the packaging must be made with materials that have a minimum environmental impact when disposed of. In this sense there are two clear options: use recyclable materials or use biodegradable / compostable materials. GIRĂ“ is constantly researching in this feld and, for the moment, the best solution is the use of polyolefn derived plastics, raw materials that are 100% recyclable and offer an excellent performance, weight… Read more

  • GirBagger: 10 packaging styles with one machine

    GirBagger: 10 packaging styles with one machine

    With more than 2,600 units sold worldwide GirBagger machine is probably the most recognized in the horticultural packaging business. A range of machines that has evolved over the 10 years since its introduction into the market and is now an undisputed leader. GirBagger is a versatile machine in many ways: It is versatile because thanks to different versions, allows adequate treatment for many types of products such as potatoes, onions, oranges, tangerines, kiwis, avocados, lemons, apples or peaches. Another machine versatility is the ability to incorporate and interconnect many elements or… Read more

  • Handle Bag & Horizontal Bag styles

    Handle Bag & Horizontal Bag styles

    GirĂł expands the range of horizontal net bags with the new launch of the Handle Bag, which is added to the Window Compact packaging style. A new concept that allows to increase the creative packaging offer made with the GirBagger machines. Both packaging styles (Window Compact & Handle Bag) are ideal for horizontal display at the point of sales and for formats from 300 g to 1 kg or 1.5 kg. Window Compact Window Compact is a package intended for horizontal display at the point of sales. It is ideal for sizes from 0.3 to 1 Kg and especially suitable for small and mid-caliber fruit.… Read more

  • News in Clip2Clip GIRO packaging

    News in Clip2Clip GIRO packaging

    Back in 2016, a new concept was introduced by GirĂł in the marketplace in order to enhance the look-and-feel of mesh clipped bags: “Clip2Clip”*. By attaching a bigger label clipped at each end of the bag, meaning from clip to clip (and so, where its name comes from), there outcomes a more compelling tag system to display messages, images and promotions. GirĂł takes one step ahead and offers Clip2Clip labelling, acknowledged as C2C in its abbreviated form, deploying variants that deliver multiple creative options to packaging in order to improve their appearance at the supermarket… Read more

  • GirĂł Magazine, a summary of solutions in net packaging

    GirĂł Magazine, a summary of solutions in net packaging

    GIRO participated as an exhibitor at another edition of Fruitlogistica, the world’s leading trade fair for fresh produce. This year, GirĂł counted on the most spacious stand in the history of Fruitlogistica exhibitions with an area of 144 sqm where the different novelties and packaging solutions were shown. Giro Magazine explains about the news and best sellers: Handle Bag and Window Compact - New packaging proposals that do not require large investments. With a simple adaptation or upgrade, GirBagger machines allow new and attractive packs. New concepts in clipped net packaging… Read more

  • GirĂł opens new brand in Italy

    GirĂł opens new brand in Italy

    In order to offer a more efficient service to the sector and its clients, the Girò international packaging group inaugurated its first Italian branch, which will deal with the entire national territory as well as Sicily. "The strategic objective is to make the brand more available on the territory, especially in consideration of the fact that Italy is very important for the production of citrus fruit, potatoes, onions and chestnuts. Entering the Italian market is not just an essential step for the international growth of the company, but it is also a thrilling challenge, as we will be direct… Read more

  • Fruit Logistica´s 2017 GIRO Magazine shows new packaging made with the same packaging machines

    Fruit Logistica´s 2017 GIRO Magazine shows new packaging made with the same packaging machines

    Fruit Logistica is the occasion to highlight the “best sellers” of the company and to introduce the novelties, as is the case of the new options in the "Compact" and "Ultrabag" bags, both of the Window series, with a wide window to exhibit the content. Both manufactured using the versatile GirBagger machine. The publication GIRO Magazine delivered during Fruit Logisitica 2017 also inform about two models of clipping baggers allowing to produce the standard Wineglass packaging or the recently launched Clip2Clip net bag. The new Paper Ultrabag, with a tradiciona look, is the result… Read more