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Case Studies 2017-06-23T14:48:42+00:00

Case Studies

A selection of projects, products and innovations

2017-07-04T07:49:40+00:00

Ultimate Packaging wins Aunt Bessie’s Supplier of the Year

Aunt Bessie’s Supplier of the Year Ultimate Packaging has been a supplier of Aunt Bessie’s for a number of years, printing high quality, flexible packaging for a range of their products. Aunt Bessie’s makes a range of homely convenient delicious food, from traditional classics like Yorkshire puddings to exciting new favourites like Vegetable Chips. [...]

2017-07-03T14:41:17+00:00

Iceberg Shelf Life Extension Film

Iceberg Shelf Life Extension Film EVOH BI-AXIALLY ORIENTED POLYPROPYLENE (OPP) FILM HIGH GAS BARRIER FILM WITH EXCELLENT TRANSPARENCY AND GLOSS OXYGEN PERMEABILITY ASTM D3985 (23°C @ 0%RH) cm3/m2/d=13 EXTENDS SHELF LIFE LOOKS AS GOOD AT THE END AS IT DID IN THE BEGINNING REDUCED FOOD WASTE [...]

2017-07-03T15:41:34+00:00

Life Cycle Analysis

Comparative Carbon Footprint Top level results The following table presents the overall carbon footprint results for different flexible packaging options showing the split between fossil and biogenic CO2 and the combined total. Values are presented throughout on the basis of the chosen functional unit of 100m² area of film. Scenario 1 Scenario 2 [...]

2017-07-03T14:30:07+00:00

Innovations into Peelable OPP

Orientated Polypropylene (OPP) OPP is a resource efficient and cost effective material, however opening of packs can be difficult. Ultimate Packaging has worked with its suppliers to develop an easy open alternative that can be used in place of a standard OPP films without capital expenditure or engineering time adapting packing [...]

2017-06-02T12:58:14+00:00

Improve Sustainability, Reduce Packaging

Improve Sustainability, Reduce Packaging The development of packaging is a technological achievement. Packaging protects products, presents products and markets products. The packaging industry is ever evolving, a key reason being the need to improve sustainability, not only in the materials used in the manufacture of packaging but in the use of packaging to [...]

2017-06-02T13:11:07+00:00

MAP Comparison: Extended Shelf Life

MAP Comparison: Extended Shelf Life Below are two reports. The first report shows a punched film currently used by our customer to pack Cherries. The second report is a trial that we have produced using laser perforations to optimise shelf life. First Report - Punched Perforation Product Start Date End Date Conditions Reason For Testing [...]

2017-06-02T13:01:27+00:00

Youngs Seafood champions new Flexeye print

Youngs Seafood champions new Flexeye print Youngs Seafood has championed a new printing technique for its food packaging which uses an innovative flexographic process instead of the traditional gravure method. The new flexographic printing process has been developed by Ultimate Packaging, one of the UKs leading independent flexographic print suppliers to the food [...]

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