BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

  • Trials will help industry to safely reduce packaging waste

    Trials will help industry to safely reduce packaging waste

    Paul McMahon, Business Manager – Machine Sales at ULMA Packaging UK, says: “Growing concerns over plastic pollution and the impact of food packaging waste on the environment is helping to increase demand for sustainable packaging. While the current sustainability drive is welcome news for policy makers in the UK tackling the impact of plastics and ways to boost recycling - it will take time for manufacturers to find suitable alternatives.” Paul, who believes that trials with any new packaging will need to happen to ensure that the quality and protection of food is assured, explains:… Read more

  • Sustainable packaging solutions for fruits and vegetables at Fruit Logistica 2019

    Sustainable packaging solutions for fruits and vegetables at Fruit Logistica 2019

    We will be showcasing our latest sustainable packaging solutions for fruits and vegetables at Fruit Logistica 2019. As ULMA we are strongly committed to reducing the impact of packaging in the environment offering packaging solutions that reduce the amount of packaging required, improve the recyclability or the compostability of the packaging, while maintaining the benefits of packaging, in terms of product protection and shelf life The traysealing solution exhibited at Fruit Logistica will demostrate a high speed traysealer with a 100% compostable packaging. The TSA 875 P… Read more

  • Venturi ambitions to take the British salad market by storm

    Venturi ambitions to take the British salad market by storm

    ULMA Packaging UK has announced that its Venturi System, which was introduced to the UK last year, is set to be a game changer in the UK loose leaf salad market following successful trials in the fresh herb sector. The unique packaging method is designed to mitigate damage to light leaves by pulling produce down into the bag using air. Now, following successful trials in the fresh herb sector, Steve Brooks, VFFS Business Manager at ULMA Packaging UK, is confident that similar success is on the horizon for the salad leaf market. Steve, explained: “The British Leafy Salads Association… Read more

  • The patented Venturi System from ULMA has the potential to be a game changer in the UK loose leaf salad market

    The patented Venturi System from ULMA has the potential to be a game changer in the UK loose leaf salad market

    ULMA Packaging UK’s patented Venturi System has the potential to be a game changer in the UK loose leaf salad market from the moment it was launched, according to Vertical Form Fill Seal (VFFS) Business Manager, Steve Brooks: "Boldly Venturi-Ing where no one has gone before". When was ULMA’s Venturi System first introduced in the UK? Developed by ULMA Packaging in Spain, the Venturi System has been successfully marketed in Southern Europe. Since its introduction in August 2017, the technology has been fully trialled and made its mark in the niche fresh herb sector, as a solution for… Read more

  • ULMA at IBA 2018

    ULMA at IBA 2018

    ULMA PACKAGING will be showing the latest and most technologically advanced packaging machinery for bakery, confectionery and snacks at IBA. We are a world reference in packaging solutions and automation and can proudly say we have the widest range of packaging technologies for bakery, biscuits, confectionery and chocolates. Please visit us at IBA to see our biscuit loaders, high speed flow wrappers and end of line automation solutions. Check out the following video and downloadable leaflet. More information Read more

  • 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