Paramount Packaging Systems Ltd is the UK and Ireland's exclusive distributor. This year, our participation at the PPMA Show at the NEC was nothing short of memorable as we brought back two of the most sought-after innovations from Fuji.
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In the fast paced manufacturing industry, it’s important to have an efficient production line that can keep up with demand. With over 150 years combined experience, we’ve put together our top tips to improve production line efficiency, so you can increase productivity, whilst saving costs.
With 30 years industry experience, we’re a leading supplier of Fuji solutions for pharmaceuticals and medical devices, and at the forefront of innovative technological advancements, helping the industry comply with regulations, become more sustainable, improve operations, and save money.
Flow wrappers, also known as horizontal form-fill-seal (HFFS) machines, are widely used in multiple industries to wrap products in a flexible film. In this article, we will explore the different types of flow wrappers and their specific advantages.
In this blog post, we’ll look at how you can lessen your factory’s impact on the environment and continue to drive positive changes within the industry.
We are delighted to be exhibiting at Foodex, the UK’s leading trade event for the food and drink processing, packaging and logistics industries, from 24th-26th April at the NEC in Birmingham.
We will be demonstrating the market-leading Alpha 8 packaging series, alongside Fuji Machinery Japan, at Interpack this May.
We will be exhibiting once again at the PPMA Show at the NEC, Birmingham, this September.
We look at the key benefits of packing cheese using a Fuji horizontal flow wrapper and what makes it so popular with customers.
Take a look at our current sustainability initiatives.
We’re very pleased to welcome Ben Pegg, who has joined our experienced team as a Service Engineer.
Meat packing giant slashes plastic and CO2 usage by over 50% with the Fuji Alpha 8 flow wrapping system
We have been assisting our Fuji colleagues in Europe to introduce a new packaging infrastructure to Aldi (Germany)’s range of fresh meat.
We have cut 97 tonnes of PVC in the first year for a major UK supermarket, with additional Fuji lines to be installed to triple this figure going forward.
We were contacted by multiple companies looking for the supply of machines, capable of packing lateral flow devices in fully sealed hermetic packs.
Here is a quick guide to the care and good practice of flow wrappers.
This year will see the return of Fuji’s next-generation Alpha 8 packaging machines.
Last year, Fuji announced details of further expansion with a relocation of the main factory to a new, purpose-built premise in Kito-Nagoya.
We thought it would be useful to list out what we believe to be the most important ‘second division’ packaging innovations.
From this May, we will be launching our virtual demonstration facility, kickstarting with one month of back-to-back virtual demonstrations.
If you’re on the lookout for fresh ideas, here’s a quick round-up of some novel solutions to which creative designers are resorting.
A large-scale baker in Ireland has installed an additional Fuji packaging machine to keep up with increased demand.
Now that Britain has tackled its first Corona Christmas, it’s a good moment to assess the ongoing effects of the disease on our industry.
Pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers have been at the forefront of the country’s battle against coronavirus.
Signature Flatbreads have commissioned a new set of Fuji wrapping machines at its Dunstable factory in a bid to ramp up production.
At these difficult times, we want to assure you that Paramount Packaging Systems Ltd is taking all necessary steps to ensure that the health and safety of our staff, their families and our customers remains our top priority.
We will be exhibiting once again at this year’s Foodex show with two Alpha 8 flow wrappers – the FW3710BSB with attachless infeed and the FW3410B.
Brands are constantly looking at ways to meet the demands to reduce waste.
We’re heading back to Berlin this month for the industry’s most talked-about exhibition for fresh produce.
Christmas is perhaps the biggest and most celebrated event of the year. Invariably, all this ‘celebration’ has a significant environmental impact.
If you’re looking to review your medical product’s packaging, here are a few things to consider.
A sandwich wrapper that’s capable of processing recyclable, biodegradable and biocompostable materials will be gracing our stand at this year’s PPMA Show.
Retailers and product manufacturers are turning to biodegradable plastic in a bid to reduce their impact on the planet.
A privately-owned bakery in Zarasai, Lithuania, Danvita have been producing and shipping their range of flatbreads across Europe since 1994.
Food packaging from Britons eating ‘lunch on the go’ generates 11 billion items of packaging waste per year
Surveys have revealed that as more of us Brits eat our lunch on the go, the amount of packaging waste produced as a result has reached a staggering 11 billion items a year.
The upsurge in businesses trying to reduce their use of plastic has inspired a huge increase in new eco-friendly alternatives on the market.
Hikma initially made direct contact with our Japanese manufacturer, Fuji Machinery & Co Ltd., looking for a packaging solution for IV bags.
Paramount’s very own Darren Bull will be donning the lycra in a charity bike ride in aid of Cure Leukaemia.
More and more retailers and manufacturers are researching sustainable packaging solutions for their products.
Ming Foods has grown to become the UK’s leading supplier of Chinese pancake and spring roll products.
Heading over to Pro2Pac at ExCeL London this month? Paramount Packaging Systems Ltd will be attending.
We’re delighted to announce that our ISO 9001:2015 certification has been renewed for the second year running.
Paramount Packaging Systems will be attending the Fruit Logistica show in Berlin next month.
A leading fresh produce supplier will be implementing their eighth Fuji flow wrapping machine into their facility in 2019.
The zero-waste movement is certainly having its moment, with more and more consumers becoming increasingly conscious of how their goods are packaged.
We enjoyed another hugely successful PPMA exhibition, with Fuji's new high-speed box motion model with disk feeder one of the stars of the show.
We recently installed a narrow back seal (inverted) machine into the facility of a leading pharmaceutical company.
A confectionery supplier based in the UK has cut their production time significantly and increased efficiencies dramatically.
The role will involve managing new and existing customers, whilst also working closely with the Sales Director to manage the internal sales process.
Our Fuji systems wrap a really diverse range of products. Arguably the most interesting and certainly the most tasty, are confectionery products.
Come see us at the PPMA Show where we will have our very latest Fuji horizontal flow wrapping machine, the Alpha 8, on display.
We take a look at some of the standout cuisines from countries participating in this year’s World Cup.
We strive to provide a wide range of packaging styles to suit your brand and product and the Fuji flow wrappers allow us to do just that.
We recently installed Fuji’s new Box Motion Alpha 8 wrapper into the facility of a water purification tablet supplier.
This year, we are celebrating 25 years of business.
Based in Lancashire, Vernon Carus are a manufacturer of medical swabs.
Simply Fresh Foods has adopted a new system of combined stretch and shrink-wrapping.
The client was looking to reduce the packaging weight of their range of fresh herbs.
G’s Growers orders seven Alpha flow wrappers from Paramount.
This manufacturer of bakery products was one of the first in the UK to implement reclosable packaging solutions for their baked goods.
The company required an additional packaging machine that provides the flexibility to process different product lines.
We replaced some of their older-style machines with bespoke units to increase capacity and capitalise on the introduction of robot handling technology.
Trek were spending a considerable amount of hand work in loading and unloading the trays between the dryer, labelling, addition of desiccant and flow wrapping.
Second Fuji system further increases speed and efficiency for antibiotics test kit.
Cleanroom flappers give stackable packs of baby feed cups.
It’s not long now until Foodex takes place, where we will be launching Fuji’s Alpha 8 Back Seal Machine.
This year sees the 30th anniversary of Fuji’s Alpha wrapper machine series.
It’s less than a month away until the world’s largest fresh produce trade show, Fruit Logistica, takes place in Berlin, Germany.
We take a look at the trends that are predicted to dominate the packaging world through 2018 and beyond.
We take a look at some of the more unusual festive food offerings we've found being marketed in the shops this year.
The resealable packaging trend is fast becoming the go-to-option for businesses, particularly for those in the food market.
We were delighted to be able to attend last month’s PPMA Show.
We are seeking a new Sales Engineer to join our growing team based in Fleet, Hampshire.
We’re delighted to be returning to the NEC in Birmingham for the annual PPMA Show.
We’re pleased to announce the promotion of former Sales Engineer, Aaron Bessell, to the role of Sales Director.
Packaging is a very exciting area of design at the moment, with people going ever further to create packaging that’s clever as well as wowing its user.
We were delighted to unveil our latest evolution in packaging machinery, the Fuji Alpha 8 Horizontal Flow Wrapper at last month’s Interpack.
We are delighted to announce that Paramount Packaging Systems Ltd is now fully accredited with ISO 9001:2015.
Paramount Packaging Systems Ltd will be attending Interpack.
Paramount Packaging has appointed Darren Bull to the newly created position of Operations Manager.
We will be highlighting our range of low maintenance, easy to use and energy efficient flow wrapping machines.
Back seal flow wrapper customised for reliable, high-speed operation on mobile field harvesting rigs widely used by veg growers.
Paramount Packaging to show bespoke Fuji Horizontal Flow-Wrapping Systems at the Foodex 2016 Exhibition.
Fuji introduced sales and engineering teams to forthcoming upgrades across its market-leading Alpha VII flow–wrapper series.
Paramount Packaging’s Box Motion Flow–Wrapper available with options for producing block bottom gable top bags.
La Fornaia has installed its second Fuji Alpha 3410B flow wrapper to handle growing volumes of its handcrafted bread.
Simply Fresh Foods has adopted a new system of combined stretch and shrink wrapping.
Trek Diagnostic Systems has reduced the labour cost for packing trays of antibiotics used in laboratory diagnostic tests.
A new type of end seal unit for Vernon Carus' FW 3410 inverted type flow wrapper.
Focke & Co is a highly respected German manufacturer of automated packaging equipment.
The Alpha VII was launched mid-2011 and is the latest addition to the Fuji range.
We're launching the FW32 triangle sandwich wrapper to the UK market.
Cannon Avent install specially adapted system to provide closely wrapped collations of plastic cups that can be stacked.
Paramount Packaging Systems has been awarded ISO 9002 quality assurance certification covering equipment supply, commissioning and servicing.