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Innovative packaging solutions for products based on alternative proteins
The market for alternative proteins is booming. Whether flexitarian, vegetarian or vegan, more and more people are choosing these foods for reasons of sustainability. What could be more obvious than to also opt for a more sustainable solution when looking for the right packaging? Here is a short overview of modern, safe, and in many cases resource-saving innovations from the packaging industry.
Investment project at Dutch veal producer results in four new thermoformer lines
Dutch company Ekro, part of the VanDrie Group, is a renowned producer of veal. At a business park along highway A1, approximately 400,000 calves are processed into high-quality meat products every year, which are mainly distributed in Germany, France and Italy. In 2020, Ekro made significant investments in its packaging department, resulting in four new SEALPAC thermoformers.
FlatMap® wins Swiss Packaging Award 2021 and WorldStar Packaging Award 2022
Combining an eye-catching presentation with less use of plastics: FlatMap®, the latest packaging solution for sliced products, has recently won the prestigious Swiss Packaging Award 2021 within the category “Convenience”, as well as the renowned WorldStar Packaging Award 2022 within the category “Food”.
FIBI-buffer is conquering the market with its fully compostable packaging material
After years of optimization, FIBI-buffer in Holland has proven its market potential, has built up a striking customer base, and is now ready to conquer the international market with its biodegradable packaging material, primarily intended to protect high-value goods against shocks and impacts during their transport and storage. A SEALPAC RE25 thermoformer supports FIBI-buffer in launching its biodegradable packaging materials.
SEALPAC launches sustainable packaging solution for sliced products
Eye-catching optics with less use of plastic: FlatMap® is SEALPAC’s latest sustainable packaging system for sliced products under modified atmosphere. This resource-saving alternative not only relies on a high proportion of renewable raw materials, but also offers plenty of space for communication. Its striking and innovative look guarantees maximum attention of food products at retail.
Swiss manufacturer Bigler AG is causing a stir at retail with FlatMap®
After finalizing a successful project across European borders, meat manufacturer Bigler relies on the brand-new, paper-based FlatMap® solution for its sliced meat. Packaging equipment manufacturer SEALPAC, together with packaging materials suppliers Buergofol and Van Genechten Packaging, found the right partner in Bigler to develop this new packaging concept, which has now been launched at Swiss retail.