• A snack revolution

    A snack revolution

    National Flexible has brought the newest revelation to the snack market, the first ever microwaveable share snack pack. Fairfield’s Farm wanted to revitalise the snacking market and give customers a new eating experience so National Flexible introduced a share snack pack for Fairfield’s Farm that easily allows the consumer to, quite literally, “heat and eat”.

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  • A priceless way to predict the future

    A priceless way to predict the future

      It’s well known how crucial it is to have the ability to report on your business data, but to have the capability of software predicting future trends and requirements based on existing data can be priceless.     Muddy Boots’ latest Insights data analytics package takes visibility even further and enables you to predict

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  • Learn more about food compliance, safety and quality

    Learn more about food compliance, safety and quality

    As regulators begin to tighten their inspection approaches within the food industry, it is critical that procedures within production meet expectations for data integrity and adherence to industry standards, as well as ensure quality measurements and minimise contamination, otherwise it can have a huge impact on your end product. METTLER TOLEDO has created two guides,

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  • 15 million bags of crisps per week

    15 million bags of crisps per week

    Kolak Snack Foods is one of the leading UK crisp and snack producers, employing more than 800 people, with a turnover of circa £100 million. Operating out of London, it produces 15 million bags per week. It incorporates Berkshire foods Ltd, NC Snacks and Richmond Crisps and has been awarded the “Gold Award” for outstanding

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  • Selig Publishes Tamper Evident Packaging White Paper

    Selig Publishes Tamper Evident Packaging White Paper

    Manufacturer of tamper evident cap and closure lining materials, Selig, has published a white paper on producing tamper-evident, easy to access packaging for the pharmaceutical sector. The white paper has been developed by experts at Selig to help manufacturers create packaging that meets the demands of not only consumers and regulators but pharmaceutical companies as

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  • Easter treat for charity

    Easter treat for charity

    When the marketing team at National Flexible became aware of an Easter eggs appeal by the Leeds Children’s Charity at Lineham Farm, Leeds, they swiftly took action. However the response from National Flexible’s employees, friends, families, local community and customers was Eggs-tra special. National Flexible matched all the donations received in just one week, meaning

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  • One-stop shop for all your calibration needs

    One-stop shop for all your calibration needs

    Good practice guidelines advise that regular checks on the condition and accuracy of weights should be performed. The accuracy of test weights can be affected over time by environmental influences or deterioration due to use. METTLER TOLEDO’s on-site, purpose-built mass laboratory performs calibrations which meet the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025:2005. UKAS calibration certificates detail the

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  • Next-generation photoelectric sensors pilot the future of sensing

    Next-generation photoelectric sensors pilot the future of sensing

    SICK’s next-generation W16 and W26 smart sensors with ‘BluePilot’ alignment are at the helm of a streamlined portfolio of photoelectric sensors, radically-upgraded to optimise ease-of-use with complete object detection reliability. The W16 and W26 proximity, reflex and through-beam sensors are manufactured at a purpose-built, fully-automated production facility in southern Germany. They mark the culmination of

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  • Inaugural British-Turkish Carton, Paper & Board Packaging Matchmaking event set to boost trade links

    Inaugural British-Turkish Carton, Paper & Board Packaging Matchmaking event set to boost trade links

    The Istanbul Exporters’ Association is hosting the first private matchmaking event of its kind dedicated to introducing UK-based businesses to 12 of Turkey’s leading and award-winning carton, board & paper packaging producers from the country’s burgeoning packaging industry, with the aim of boosting trade links between the two countries. With sustainable packaging back at the top of the agenda, this

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