The Food & Drink industry contributes more to the UK economy than all other manufacturing sectors, with a total of more than £28 Billion in the UK, and a growing total of more than £23 Billion in exports to over 220 countries worldwide.
By far the biggest trend in the last decade and one with the most impact globally is recyclable packaging. Surveys show 29% of shoppers feel that food manufacturers should bear responsibility for packaging recyclability, and 34% of shoppers feel that packaging manufacturers should be taking responsibility.
Together we can own that responsibility and with new technological advancements, you won’t have to reduce shelf life or impact print quality when choosing our recyclable materials.
Food Packaging plays an essential role, not only is it there to protect products during transit and in our home, it can also extend the shelf life, keeping our products fresher for longer thus reducing food waste. Together, we can own that responsibility and with new technological advancements, you wont have to reduce shelf or impact quality when choosing our recyclable materials.
Most Retailers packaging strategy include making a pledge to reduce, reuse and recycle to ensure that plastic never finds its way to landfill or into the environment. Having committed to downgauge their materials, it’s highly likely that they no longer will accept new products into their business without a recyclable offering.
Modern Packaging can help you find a solution to reduce packaging and offer recyclable innovative options that are retailer packaging approved.
Here are just a number of options that can be achieved across all substrates, combined with our Industry leading print technology maximising your brand presence on shelf.
Ready film on a reel for use across Vertical and Horizontal Forming Fill Machines.
We would love to hear about your next project. Even if you’re in the very early stages of product development we’re here to offer information and advice so you can get your packaging right from the start.
As it states, shaped like a brick which makes it efficient for stacking for transport – Great for utilising shelf space with the retailers, enabling you to gain more dominance and presence. Perfect for ambient products like rice, flour and sugar.
Versatile and economical popular bag style shaped like a pillow with either a Fin or Lap Seal – Perfect for Snacks, confectionery, beans, pulses, spices. They can be used on clip strips, FSDU’s and in Shelf ready packaging.
The substrate will determine which seal to
Fin Seal – Fold over seam is where both interior edges are sealed together and then folded over.
Lap seal – Where the exterior film is sealed to the interior film.
Attention-grabbing free-standing bags used for heavier products; These products unique proposition is stability. Premium and increasingly popular design stands better on shelf than the gusset standard bag, it keeps it shape well by benefiting from a sturdy bottom. We can provide with or without a degassing value.
MODERN, INNOVATIVE AND VERSATILE
If you are looking for packaging which is modern, innovative, super strong, along with protective barriers, lamination films maybe the solution for you.
Modern Packaging are specialists in non solvent lamination for all categories – no odour, no retention, just perfectly bound films and paper. Non Solvent adhesive is better for the environment and by down gauging films wherever possible you are in-keeping with many of the major retailers remove, reduce, reuse, recycle strategy.
Lamination of films have greatly improved film performance across all food packaging, enhancing shelf life. Modern Packaging specialises in laminations especially paper lamination, providing all national retailers and major brands innovative, sustainable high-quality packaging solutions across fresh, frozen and ambient categories.
Along with our Crystal printing technologies, laminate films can be a number of layers to create the perfect fit for your brand, giving you shelf presence and stand out appeal along with recyclable packaging options.