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.

Wrapping line lifts hygiene for antibiotics

Initially, 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. The time this was taking was inefficient and called for a more automated solution.