A collection of industry news as well as all that’s going on at Brillopak.
C130 semi-automatic packstation remains a popular choice for packhouses not ready for full automation
Brillopak has received 2 more orders for the C130 semi-automatic packstation. This ever popular system optimises the performance of manual packing lines by reducing the labour required on the line whilst increasing actual throughput during a shift. Not all lines are...read more
It is not just about the number of people on the line. It is about optimising the number of packs per minute achievable with the minimum number of people. Although Brillopak manufactures packaging machines and palletisers, we recognise that for some businesses full...read more
“It’s not how fast your machinery says its packing, it’s how many finished products per minute you are actually placing on a pallet at the end of the line.” Over the past 5 years I have spent considerable time in fresh produce packhouses seeing how people work, and...read more
Brillopak machines tend to be worked hard over sustained periods. We need to know before we build anything that our systems are sufficiently robust for purpose. So we use specialist software which identifies potential vulnerable points when various stresses are...read more
I went to Fruit Logistica this year. For those who don’t know, this is one of the biggest shows in the world for fruit growers. The show was immense and had I been wearing a Fitbit, I am sure I would have covered over 40,000 steps in a day! However it was fascinating...read more