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From A to B and back again: packaging for returns

2020-06-25 | Rebecca Tunstall | 0 Comments

Antalis Packaging looks at how well designed and considered returns packaging can save businesses from the damaging impact of returning goods on business profits and the environment.

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Keeping essential pharmaceutical and healthcare products moving in times of high demand: 7 tips to overcoming packaging challenges

2020-06-08 | Rebecca Tunstall | 0 Comments

Moving pharma and healthcare products can involve a challenging packing and logistics process at the best of times, so the pressure on businesses in the current climate is intense. These challenges are being compounded by a combination of staff availability, the need to create a safe workplace, and fulfilling higher than usual demand. It would be easy for standards to begin to fall and costs to rise, but that’s something businesses cannot afford from either a financial or product safety perspective. Discover 7 tips to overcoming packaging challenges in these times of pressure.

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Managing changing demand for pharmaceutical and healthcare products: how to build a resilient and agile packaging operation

2020-06-08 | Rebecca Tunstall | 0 Comments

The dramatic rise in demand for medicines and other healthcare products has put intense pressure on the supply chain. Businesses involved in the packing and distribution of these vital products have had to step their operations up a gear at a time when their own workforce is diminished. It has all the makings of a perfect storm and brings into sharp relief the importance of building a packaging operation that is both resilient and agile. Read our blog post to discover measures you can put in place to ensure your operation is best placed to flex in line with rises and falls in demand.

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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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