A leading nutritional ingredients manufacturer, with its headquarters in the United States and one of its locations in Italy, contacted Umbra Packaging regarding a special project for packaging powder products. This customer had experienced several critical issues in one of its production facilities, which caused serious problems for that facility. They identified each of these issues to develop a specification required to bring in a new bagging machine line. The Italian branch of the company had informed their U.S. colleagues about Umbra’s experience and success in packaging powdered products for human and animal ingredients. Representatives from both the U.S. and Italy visited Umbra Packaging to see firsthand their machinery capabilities for this specialized application. In their meeting with Umbra Packaging, they shared the following list of challenges to overcome:
Each area of concern that the customer introduced, Umbra had the solution. Therefore, during the meeting at Umbra Packaging, the proposed machine solution with a special hygienic design, similar to what is used for pharmaceutical products, addressed each of the challenges identified above:
After the visit at Umbra Packaging and a visit to a local powder ingredient manufacturer using Umbra equipment, the customer was impressed with the technical capability, the reliability, and the overall efficiency of the entire line. The
customer concluded that Umbra’s solution was the best available in the market for their application and subsequently chose to work with Umbra on the project.
Key Benefits of the Umbra Packaging System: