Food & Drink Process & Packaging Issue 8 2016 - Page 38

WRITTEN BY Paramount Packaging PHOTOGRAPHY BY Paramount Packaging Paramount Packaging Takes A Fresh Approach With Latest Bespoke Flow-Wrapper New back seal flow-wrapper customised for reliable, high speed operation on mobile field harvesting rigs widely used by salad and vegetable growers Paramount Packaging Systems Ltd – exclusive distributor of Fuji Machinery Company’s horizontal and vertical form-fill-seal equipment in the UK and Ireland – has announced the launch of an Alpha VII FW3710BS/B back seal flowwrapper that has been adapted for reliable, high speed operation on the mobile field harvesting rigs widely used by fresh produce growers. Ideal for salad and vegetable growers in particular, Paramount Packaging’s flexible new flow-wrapper is mounted on a robust stainless steel support frame to ensure stability and rigidity when sitting on the to the mechanical and electrical stored on the front facing USB port harvesting rig. components. It meets full wash down and transferred to different machines This key technical enhancement requirements and incorporates water for added flexibility. allows the flow-wrapper to be easily drainage channels from the infeed. Simon Martin, Sales Manager at repositioned when the sides of the Paramount Packaging’s latest Paramount Packaging comments: rig are folded up for transportation machine, which operates up to 120 “We have seen increasing demand between fields and even countries. packs per minute (ppm) with a low for automated flow-wrappers that It also boasts an integrated ink jet maintenance box motion sealing offer high speed yet accurate and coder and labeller. system, boasts a convenient ‘plug reliable operation in harsh outdoor Specially developed for wet and play’ two-part infeed which environments, and in all weather environments, the bespoke flow- allows it to be used with different conditions. wrapper features an ultra-hygienic types of rig and across a variety 01252 815252 design to help prevent dust and dirt of applications. Offering fast accumulation, and offers easy access changeover, the settings can also be 38 FDPP -