Emsland Frischgeflügel GmbH: 100 million formed trays!

Wow, a whopping 100 million formed trays on the counter of a Boix FP-4/EC tray forming machine at Emsland Frischgeflügel GmbH! More than 16 years of loyal service in a 24/6 shift system and still going strong.


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Stackable cardboard packaging for fragile and delicate bakery products

Industrial bakeries have a great need for cardboard boxes that offer optimum protection to biscuits, pastries, snacks and confectionery. A specific tray that is widely used throughout bakeries in Eastern Europe, is the so-called 'television tray'. A corrugated tray with a folded top edge on both short sides and both long sides of the tray.

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Crowded Boix demo afternoon about cardboard punnet packaging solution

Due to the increasing demand for alternatives to plastic packaging, on April 18, 2019, Boix organized a demo about the Boix MCT-1/VE punnet packaging solution. The demo took place in the Boix showroom in Eerbeek (The Netherlands). Here, interested people could get acquainted with the punnet forming machine, view various examples of sustainable packaging and exchange experiences with each other.


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Boix Q-1800 packaging solution with narrow carton trays for freshly grown herbs

A fast growing European herb specialist asked Boix to create a packaging solution that offers optimal protection for their freshly grown herbs. In order to achieve this, we worked together with the cardboard supplier and the customer in the development, the design and the production of a narrow, stackable plaform tray made of corrugated board with an inner size of only 88 mm. The successful Boix factory acceptance test recently took place.




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Five reasons why the corrugated packaging market is growing quickly

Helped by the explosion of e-commerce and developments in digital printing technology, the global corrugated packaging market is growing faster than expected. Smithers Pira’s new report - The Future of Corrugated Packaging to 2023 – offers exclusive analysis on how this market is increasing, growing around 3.7% annually to reach $300 billion in 2023. The report also reveals that the electrical goods end-use sector will see the highest levels of growth.


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You see us everywhere!

Recently, one of our engineers travelled for an machine installation to Kenya. Here in Kenya two Q-1500 box forming machines are taking care of the automatic processing of cardboard blanks into ready-to-use cardboard trays for the packaging of fresh pineapples.

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The future of packaging to 2028: four key trends

Smithers Pira’s latest long-term forecast analyses four key trends that indicate how the packaging industry is set to evolve:
1) Economic and demographic growth
2) Sustainability
3) Consumer trends
4) Brand owner trends


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Forming trays: Outsourcing or Doing It Yourself?

To take a final, well informed decision about purchasing trays from third parties or doing it yourself with your own tray forming machine?

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