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How machinery can optimise your packaging process for the new reality

2020-05-15 | Rebecca Tunstall | 0 Comments

These unprecedented times have created many new challenges for businesses as they face the new reality they find themselves in. Demand for certain products such as food and drink has grown rapidly, buying habits are changing, and businesses need to keep products moving out the doors, while at the same time ensuring their employees are well protected against infection. Keeping workers safe while demands are at an all-time high can be a challenge in itself, especially when measures such as social distancing, very rightly, need to be enforced. Learn how packaging machinery can help.

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How to flex and grow packaging operations to meet changing consumer buying habits for food and drink

2020-05-07 | Rebecca Tunstall | 0 Comments

It’s only a year ago that the food and drink industry was reporting a slowing of growth and falling number of users of online grocery ordering (Retail Insight Network). Fast forward a year and the situation could not be more different. Of course, no-one could have predicted that the world would be in the midst of a pandemic, but it’s an illustration, albeit an extreme one, of how important it is for businesses to add flexibility into their operations.

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How to keep food and drink products moving during spikes in demand

2020-05-06 | Rebecca Tunstall | 0 Comments

Food and drink companies across the UK are experiencing a spike in demand for their products like no other. For some it’s a case of stepping things up a gear while others are having to adjust to a whole new business model just to survive. Whether they are supplying food and drink to businesses and supermarkets or direct to the nation’s homes, all of these businesses require one common, essential ingredient: packaging. But how do you know if you’re using the right sort of packaging, or using it in the best way? If your business is currently struggling to keep up with demand take a look at this advice from our experts.

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With COVID-19 having caused a rapid increase in the demand for food and drink could packaging efficiency and automation provide the buffer businesses need during peak times?

2020-04-28 | Rebecca Tunstall | 0 Comments

We hear a lot about planning for expected peaks in demand such as Christmas and Black Friday, but what about those unexpected peaks that suddenly creep up on us out of nowhere? You may have some contingency plans in place in the event that this happens, but if not, it could get a little crazy. Packing quality could reduce as busy packers rush to fulfil orders, processes could be thrown out the window, and so on. This can ultimately cause late deliveries, a poor customer experience and a negative impact on the environment, not to mention a shortage of products on the market.

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8 tips for managing unexpected peaks in demand

2020-03-23 | Rebecca Tunstall | 0 Comments

We hear a lot about planning for expected peaks in demand such as Christmas and Black Friday, but what about those unexpected peaks that suddenly creep up on us out of nowhere? You may have some contingency plans in place in the event that this happens, but if not, it could get a little crazy. Packing quality could reduce as busy packers rush to fulfil orders, processes could be thrown out the window, and so on. This can ultimately cause late deliveries, a poor customer experience and a negative impact on the environment, not to mention a shortage of products on the market.

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5 tips to reduce the impact your packaging has on the environment

2020-03-18 | Rebecca Tunstall | 0 Comments

Concerns about the environment continue to grow and with the magnifying glass firmly on packaging and plastics, it’s even more important to take some action. But with lots of different opinions and stand points in the media, it can be hard to see the wood through the trees and get the right solution for your business, whilst minimising your impact on the environment. This is why our packaging experts have identified 5 tops tips to give you some clarity on how to reduce your impact.

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What’s new for 2020? Antalis’s packaging experts give their top 5 predictions

2020-01-17 | Rebecca Tunstall | 0 Comments

Like it or not, there’s no denying that we’re living through times of significant change and upheaval. And the world of packaging isn’t immune. Luckily – even if they can’t fix everything else going on in the world – our packaging experts have got a nose for what’s new; and their innovative thinking is second to none when it comes to helping businesses find solutions to their packaging challenges. Here’s what they are predicting will be big news in the year ahead.

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Sustainability in Packaging: the buck stops where?

2019-11-11 | Rebecca Tunstall | 0 Comments

Sustainability sits at the top of the agenda for many companies, driven by greater awareness of environmental issues and consumer choice. But, the journey to maximising sustainability in packaging throughout the value chain needs a concerted and unrelenting effort from everyone – retailers, the industry, government and end-users. In this article, Packaging expert John Garner discuss the issues and how we can all work together to solve them.

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10 Tips for Planning a Successful Peak

2019-10-29 | John Garner | 0 Comments

Peak is always challenging and often throws in a few curve balls to test how well prepared a business is. It goes without saying that the better prepared you are, the better the position you will be in to manage whatever comes your way. But it’s easy to overlook some important factors that could be the key to ensuring success. Using our experience we’ve created 10 tips to help you get started and make sure this years Peak Season is the best one yet.

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5 ways investing in packaging automation could reduce your business costs

2019-09-24 | Rebecca Tunstall | 0 Comments

If budgets are tight and the pressure is on to reduce costs, the last thing you might be considering is making a big business decision that will involve investing money. But, while there is no denying that packaging machinery would require some level of capital investment, evidence shows that any outlay is soon recouped through improved packing times and greater efficiency overall.

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