BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

  • ULMA Packaging at Hispack 2018: packaging and automation

    ULMA Packaging at Hispack 2018: packaging and automation

    ULMA PACKAGING has attended, with a large display featuring exciting innovative solutions. Fresh food packaging: In the fresh food area, we have displayed a wide selection of different packaging technologies designed to minimise operating costs, offer flexible packaging systems and optimise consumption. Read more

  • ULMA Packaging at Anuga Foodtec - Automation and productivity

    ULMA Packaging at Anuga Foodtec - Automation and productivity

    ULMA Packaging has been focusing their latest product development on automation and productivity. Anuga Foodtec at Köln has presented the opportunity to discover ULMA’s progress. The fresh food industry holds high standards demanding maximum reliability and hygiene. ULMA is aware that the success of their clients depends on the quality of their products, and therefore on the packaging. Thanks to more than 50 years of experience developing packaging equipment for this sector, ULMA can ensure top quality, individual solutions for their clients’ product packaging requirements. Read more

  • New packaging system to pack fruit punnets in Net films

    New packaging system to pack fruit punnets in Net films

    ruit punnets containing peaches, nectarines, plums, … and many other fruits and vegetables, may now be packed in Net film. This new package, by ULMA Packaging, guarantees the maximum breathability required by many fruits, allowing to see the fruit, resulting in an attractive, hygienic, and functional packaging. The plastic band allows to easily handle the punnet, and to communicate with the customer. Sienna LS BS machine is used to pack punnets in Net films. Joseba Alberdi, Marketing Manager, shows the Net film packaging, beside the Sienna LS BS exhibited Fruit Logistica 2018 (1st… Read more

  • ULMA Packaging at Fruit Logistica 2018 - Main highlights

    ULMA Packaging at Fruit Logistica 2018 - Main highlights

    ULMA PACKAGING has shown interesting novelties within its wide range of packaging solutions for the produce industry. Technologies that extend the shelf-life of fruits and vegetables to keep their flavors and aromas until the moment of being consumed. The main highlight comes with the VTC 840 vertical wrapper with a product aspiration system specially designed for herbs and leaf produce. This revolutionary technology avoids product bridging and complemented with the ultrasonic sealing jaws, guarantees up to 99.99% of tight bags. Read more

  • ULMA Packaging opens a new plant for its traysealing activity in Goribar (Oñati)

    ULMA Packaging opens a new plant for its traysealing activity in Goribar (Oñati)

    The Guipuzcoan cooperative ULMA Packaging, belonging to the ULMA group, has moved the manufacturing activity of the traysealing machines to a recently opened plant in the Goribar neighbourhood in Oñati (Gipuzkoa). The facility has 5,000 m2 spread over two floors -of which 4,000 m2 are dedicated to production and the rest offices- and can be expanded in future to incorporate an adjoining 4,000 m2. This new production plant, which has required an investment of five million euros, meets the growth needs of the traysealing activity, which has quadrupled its sales in the last four years and… Read more

  • Simple and safe packaging of fresh herbs and loose lettuce leaves

    Simple and safe packaging of fresh herbs and loose lettuce leaves

    ULMA Packaging has introduced a completely new vertical filling system (VFFS) to the market. This system makes packaging fresh herbs and loose lettuce leaves much easier. Manual intervention during the packaging process is minimised, saving growers time and money. The VTI 640 V VFFS solution developed by ULMA features a suction unit that quickly and reliably pulls the bag downward without damaging it. The product is handled gently throughout the process without blockage of the infeed area. This innovation ensures customers a fast return on investment. Improvements offered by the… Read more

  • Ulma Packaging attended BP2017 to promote automation for the potato industry

    Ulma Packaging attended BP2017 to promote automation for the potato industry

    BP 2017, the biennial show brings the multi-billion pound potato industry together for a unique 'seed to shopping trolley' event and ULMA’s technical team attended, last November, to discuss the advantages of the company’s high-speed packaging technology for handling, processing and retailing the crop. Among the systems available for packing potatoes is ULMA’s horizontal offering for tray-less baking potatoes through the Atlanta flow wrapper. Potatoes are fully regimented through the folding box via an adjustable overhead brush device. This has the capability of sealing various… Read more

  • Collaboration between Rotom Tomatoes and GH Ulma to pay attention to the tiniest packaging detail

    Collaboration between Rotom Tomatoes and GH Ulma to pay attention to the tiniest packaging detail

    Rotom Tomatoes have acquired a new packaging machine from GH Ulma. The company is situated in Sint-Katelijne-Waver, which is in the heart of Belgium's vegetable growing region. Packaging Tom De Winter explains that "Rotom Tomatoes is able to package a broad range of products in a variety of different kinds of packaging. These include in a flowpack - with, or without a tray, stretch wrapping, or tray-sealed packaging. This is why we are purchasing all these machines from GH." As with any growing business, growth goes hand-in-hand Read more

  • Tray-less baking potatoes, vertical packaging machinery for harsh environments, ...  and more, by ULMA Packaging exhibiting in BP2017

    Tray-less baking potatoes, vertical packaging machinery for harsh environments, ... and more, by ULMA Packaging exhibiting in BP2017

    ULMA Packaging Ltd will be returning to the potato industry’s showpiece exhibition BP2017 in Harrogate, promoting equipment that can help make taking crops to market more cost-effective and productive for growers. This biennial show brings the multi-billion pound potato industry together for a unique "seed to shopping trolley" event and ULMA’s technical team will be in attendance to discuss the advantages of the company’s high-speed packaging technology for handling, processing and retailing the crop. Among the innovative systems available for packing the world’s favourite root… Read more

  • ULMA Packaging's new ‘Tight Bag’ technology will revolutionise packing across many industries

    ULMA Packaging's new ‘Tight Bag’ technology will revolutionise packing across many industries

    The company has developed a revolutionary VFFS Air Extraction System (Tight Bag) to tackle excess air in the bag which often leads to bigger boxes resulting in fewer packs per pallet. To get over this challenge many manufacturers will make a hole or micro perforations in the bag, but when the product is stored for long periods this can result in the food becoming tainted. Read more