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Boix MCT1/V punnet machine in action (Video)

Written by Ramona Fredriks | Boix Europe on 29-Oct-2018 16:41:30

Cardboard punnets and small trays are an ideal sustainable packaging solution for fruit, vegetables, prepacked bread, confectionary, snacks, potato products and meat products. Have a look at our MCT1/V packaging solution in action! 

The MCT1/V punnet machine is an automatic and adjustable 2-headed tray former, which can set up 2 different sizes of trays simultaneously. 

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Topics: packaging solution, sustainable, solid board, corrugated board, punnet, punnet machine

Boix Europe now completely in Spanish hands

Written by Sam Schreurs on 30-Mar-2018 09:30:27

On 20 March 2018 Boix Maquinaria reached agreement with the current shareholder Gremio Vitalis to acquire 100% of the share capital of Boix Europe. Since 2010, Boix Europe has been a joint venture between Boix Maquinaria (50%) and Gremio Vitalis (50%).

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Topics: packaging, Trayerectors, cardboard industry, corrugated board, corrugated, case packer, expanding, Machines

Visit us at Fruit Logistica 2018

Written by Sam Schreurs on 18-Jan-2018 12:47:15



From the 7th until the 9th of February the world’s leading trade fair for the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Business takes place in Berlin, Germany.  

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Topics: Boix, fruit logistica, cardboard industry, Trayerectors, corrugated board, boxes, tray former, tray

Corrugated packaging amazingly cost effective

Written by Ramona Fredriks | Boix Europe on 30-Jan-2017 22:00:00

Corrugated packaging can easily be used to reduce your packaging costs. Examples are:

  • Making use of standardised box sizes
  • Simplifying labour intensive tasks such as shelf packing by the use of Retailer-ready packaging.
  • Making better use of available transport space. Eliminating extra road miles.
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Topics: packages, corrugated trays, lower costs, cardboard trays, corrugated board, corrugated

Meet your silent salesperson

Written by Ramona Fredriks | Boix Europe on 19-Jan-2017 16:30:00


Good corrugated packaging is extremely important to increase the value and distinctiveness of your fresh products. Packaging must protect your fruits and vegetables during transport. But in addition, cardboard has unique properties that increases the attractiveness of your product more than any other packaging.

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Topics: cardboard trays, corrugated board, AGLBox

Corrugated packaging, amazingly Strong and Stackable

Written by Ramona Fredriks | Boix Europe on 13-Dec-2016 09:45:00

Growers, traders and retailers need to be sure that their fresh produce is travelling under the very best conditions and the Common Footprint Quality (CFQ), a new European-wide standard, helps to ensure this. The CFQ provides strict requirements in terms of strength. An audit system ensures that the promised standards are met and the modular design of the corrugated box enables trays from different producers to be stacked together. It allows for optimal performance even with the most complex logistical requirements.

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Topics: corrugated board, cardboard trays, cardboard industry, corrugated, fresh food

Corrugated: a new revolution for the meat supply chain?

Written by Dajana | Boix Europe on 30-Sep-2016 14:23:56

It turns out that corrugated board is actually the number one packaging for meat, just as it is for fruit and vegetables.

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Topics: Meat packaging, corrugated board, tray former

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