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2021 packaging trends: the best so far

Paramount Packaging Systems’ specialism is the supply of packaging machinery. As we’re obliged to keep our ears to the ground, we thought it would be useful to list out what we believe to be the most important ‘second division’ packaging innovations - both in the wrappers which are our home turf and in the industry as a whole.

5 eco-friendly packaging alternatives to plastic

The upsurge in businesses trying to reduce their use of plastic has inspired a huge increase in new eco-friendly alternatives on the market, including biodegradable containers and recycled agricultural waste. Here are a few eco-friendly packaging alternatives to get you thinking.

Fully-operational flow wrapper within 40 minutes of delivery

Christien contacted Paramount Packaging Systems, Fuji’s distributer for the UK and Ireland, wanting to replace some of their older-style machines with bespoke units to increase capacity and capitalise on the introduction of robot handling technology. Pleased with Fuji’s best-in-class flow wrapping technology, it made sense to go with their form-fill-seal models again.

How to be green this Christmas

Christmas is perhaps the biggest and most celebrated event of the year, with lots of gift buying, wrapping, decorating and event hosting taking place. Invariably, all this ‘celebration’ has a significant environmental impact.

Paramount Packaging Systems ramp up production for pharmaceuticals

It would be near impossible to find a business that hasn’t been affected by COVID-19; however; it is our healthcare system, the professionals who run it and the manufacturers that supply to it that have had to respond perhaps to the some of the biggest challenges over the last few months and are currently facing up to a particularly challenging winter period.

Ramping up production for pharmaceuticals

As the distributor of Fuji’s range of flow wrapping equipment to the UK and Ireland; when we were contacted by multiple companies looking for the supply of machines, capable of packing lateral flow devices in fully sealed hermetic packs, we and Fuji reacted, calling on Fuji’s European stock of machinery, and also the ability for Fuji to fast track orders through their new Nagoya, Japan factory, which opened earlier this year.