BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

  • ULMA Packaging obtains the prestigious 3A sanitary standards certification

    ULMA Packaging obtains the prestigious 3A sanitary standards certification

    The American 3A certification is a globally recognised sanitary standard, issued by 3-A Sanitary Standards, Inc., aimed at improving standards in sanitary equipment used in the food, beverage, dairy and pharmaceutical industries, ensuring food safety for consumers and public health. Food safety is one of our top priorities, as established in our #ULMAweCare project. Therefore, at ULMA Packaging, we are focusing our efforts on giving our machine Read more

  • Sustainable and highly versatile packaging solutions for fruit and vegetables at Fruit Logistica 2022

    Sustainable and highly versatile packaging solutions for fruit and vegetables at Fruit Logistica 2022

    At ULMA PACKAGING, we are aware of the growing demand from consumers for increasingly sustainable and environmentally friendly packaging. Therefore, through our #ULMAweCare project, we have developed sustainable designs and applications in our range of packaging machines, which we are continuing to innovate. Read more

  • The #ULMAweCare project consolidates its position as a standard-bearer for sustainable packaging for fruit and vegetable products

    The #ULMAweCare project consolidates its position as a standard-bearer for sustainable packaging for fruit and vegetable products

    The #ULMAweCare project, whose framework was established in 2019, had long been a special area of interest in ULMA Packaging because, over the years, we have always taken responsibility for the environmental impact of our activity. In the words of our Sustainability Manager Josu Garc√≠a, ‚ÄúIn view of the growing impact that plastic packaging waste is having on the environment, we decided to launch the #ULMAweCare project. An ambitious sustainability plan that aims to achieve a circular economy across the entire value chain.‚ÄĚ As part of our developments, aimed at reducing the amount… Read more

  • ULMA Packaging scales up pioneering produce Natoora's plastic-free packaging operations in United Kingdom

    ULMA Packaging scales up pioneering produce Natoora's plastic-free packaging operations in United Kingdom

    Founded in 2004 as the world‚Äôs first online farmer‚Äôs market, Natoora supplies directly sourced and seasonal produce to restaurants, retailers and straight to consumers through its own stores. The company aims to revolutionise the current food system and improve sustainability by building completely transparent supply chains from farm, to shelf, to plate. With business booming due to more awareness around the benefits of choosing seasonal fruits and vegetables over intensively grown year-round produce, in 2019 the company decided to further expand its operations. At the same time as… Read more

  • The produce packaging solution that best meets your needs

    The produce packaging solution that best meets your needs

    ULMA Packaging offers specific solutions for the produce industry, ... and several other main industries, food and non food. Sleeve wrapping - Wrapping in shrink film, single or multiple units, stacked or not Packed with flat shrink film, cross weld to pack multiple units and stack the product. Normally, complete closing of the pack it is not needed, but this operation is possible using sleeve wrapping with four weldings. The machine is useful to pack canned food on a cardboard sheet. Stretch film - High yield wrappers Highly flexible automatic machines to pack fresh products in… Read more

  • ULMA Digital,¬†networked in an Industry 4.0 environment of a smart factory

    ULMA Digital, networked in an Industry 4.0 environment of a smart factory

    At ULMA Digital, we are committed to helping to improve our customers' productivity and therefore our packaging machines are connectable and capable of receiving, processing and sending information, so that they can be networked in an Industry 4.0 environment of a smart factory. With ULMA Digital we offer our customers: Intuitive HMI Our equipment has a simple and intuitive, configurable HMI (Human Machine Interface) with aids for machine and production adjustment, data control and production parameters and customisable instructions on different media (step by step, PDF and… Read more

  • Automated end-of-line solutions for traysealing machines

    Automated end-of-line solutions for traysealing machines

    ULMA PACKAGING offers packing equipment for traysealers can be easily configured via an intuitive HMI, increasing system flexibility and allowing multiple case packing mosaics. Reference changes, maintenance and cleaning are easy and quick to carry out, thus reducing machine downtime. Our case packing range is composed three different models: - CP 100: Compact case packer for production speeds of up to 80 ppm with an optimum footprint. - CP 200: High speed case packer for production speeds ofup to 140 ppm with a great workrange. - CP 200 SM: Case packer for… Read more

  • ULMA Packaging, expertise in advanced sealing technologies for flexible materials

    ULMA Packaging, expertise in advanced sealing technologies for flexible materials

    Through our in-house innovation centre, ULMA PACKAGING Technological Center, and more specifically, the Advanced Sealing Technologies Division, we have developed systems that allow us to offer the option best suited to the packaging material, the product to be packaged and the production requirements of each customer. Erika Revalo, an engineer specialising in films and sealing, works in the Advanced Sealing Technologies Area, and according to her, "our customers are constantly sending us new materials to test, and they truly value our advice on sealing technology and on configuring the… Read more

  • Fincas Bethengara chooses ULMA Packaging for the automation of herb and sprout packaging with the Venturi‚ĄĘ system

    Fincas Bethengara chooses ULMA Packaging for the automation of herb and sprout packaging with the Venturi‚ĄĘ system

    ULMA PACKAGING's solution consists of a feed and inspection belt which is operated with a single operator, a VTI 440 vertical packaging machine with high production efficiency and a high performance weighing system. The main aim of the project was to increase productivity and, in the words of Ivan Bethencourt, CEO of Fincas Bethengara, ‚Äúproductivity has tripled with the same level of staff‚ÄĚ. This has led to an output of up to 60 bags per minute. In addition to the increase in output, another of the project's key elements has been the reduction in product waste. According to… Read more

  • ULMA Packaging offers the best solutions in the field of food safety

    ULMA Packaging offers the best solutions in the field of food safety

    Providing harmless food that is free from toxins and health risks has always been a central issue for the food industry, but aspects like hygiene and cleanliness have rarely been so important for consumers as during this Covid-19 health crisis, in which extreme precautionary measures are required to prevent contagion. Today more than ever, guaranteeing safety must be the main commitment of all companies linked to food production, processing, distribution and sales. And ULMA PACKAGING has safe solutions adapted to every type of product to help them do so. These innovative and effective… Read more