Posts Tagged ‘HFFS’


HFFS Column Part 5: A bar packaging line designed with the operator in mind

When Aristotle said the „whole is greater than the sum of its parts”, he’d never have guessed this would apply to sophisticated packaging lines for bars. Bar packaging comprises one of the fastest and most efficient processes in the packaging world. However, this process can be even further expedited by incorporating a seamless design philosophy across the line as opposed to using a line composed of individual components.

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HFFS Column Part 4: Protecting the sick

HFFS Medical Variety

It is common knowledge that health is the most valuable asset we only become aware of when we get sick. Then consumers rely on pharmaceutical products and medical devices. Pharmaceutical manufacturers face particular challenges to properly package their products because they require a high level of product protection. To ensure consumer safety, validation equipment and hermetic sealing capabilities can be incorporated on horizontal flow wrapping lines. At the same time these systems protect the companies from costly product recalls, lawsuits and a tarnished brand. …more





Packaging that’s not “for the birds”

Wildlife Sciences

Wildlife Sciences, located in Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA manufactures a wide range of suet-based bird food under its Suet Plus® brand. An energy-rich food that insect-eating birds love, suet is the hard fat from beef or mutton. As one can easily imagine, handling and loading these fat-based products from trays into bird feeders can be a sticky situation. …more




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