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Contract packing for food
Find out what types of packaging can be used with food, what services we offer and information on regulations and hygiene
A guide to sachet filling
What products are suited to sachet filling? Anything granular or powdered that can be poured and that will flow such as salt, sugar, grain, seeds or spice rubs.
Everything you need to know about contract packing, why your business should use one and how to choose
Quick links: What is contract packing? What services does a contract packer offer? Why should we use a contract packer? How do we hire one? Does a contract packer pack any product? How does food contract packing work? How much does contract packing cost? What is contract packing? Rather than pack its products in-house, a […]
A Guide to Product Reworking
What is reworking? Reworking is taking packaging or products that have got damaged or been compromised in some way meaning they are not fit for sale, and fixing the problem so that they can be sold.
A Guide to Pouches as your Packaging Choice
Pouches are popular with consumers, lighter and more compact than alternatives and uses up to 35% less material.
Shrink wrap—what it is, how it’s used, its benefits, cost and which products it suits best
Shrink wrapping involves heating plastic so that it shrinks over the product to form a tight film. It is not the same as stretch wrapping.
A Guide to Flow Wrapping (Horizontal Bagging)
What is flow wrapping? When your product is flow wrapped you end up with a similar bag to what is produced by a Vertical Form Fill Seal service.
Blister packaging and clam packaging—what they are and why your business should be using them
This plastic, transparent packaging is very eye catching on the shelf and offers great protection for delicate products.
A Guide to Vertical Form Fill Seal (Vertical Bagging)
VFFS is an incredibly cost-effective solution that keeps your products fresh.
Contract bottling—what it is and why you should use a bottling service
Bottling is particularly suitable for products that need extra protection. The colour of the bottle can ensure protection from light damage. Bottles can also do a lot for your brand identity.