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Automation Gains from the Exhibits | PPMA Total Show

UPM Conveyors will focus its working exhibits on total automation to allow visitors to its stand at the PPMA Total Show from October 1st-3rd 2019. These visitors will have the opportunity to discuss options to suit their own specific applications. Several systems devised by UPM are for ‘lights out unattended production’. Visit our stand At […]

January Coverage in Machinery Update Magazine

This January we were pleased to have one of our recent conveyor projects featured in Machinery Update, the machinery journal for processing and packaging in the UK, published by PPMA. In the article, our work with Ilapak is showcased – with a print run of over 9,5000 and 30,000 online readers, we hope to encourage similar […]

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Taking Orders in the First Two Hours of PPMA 2018

This year, we returned to the annual PPMA show – the Packaging Machinery and Manufacturing Show at NEC – and are pleased to report it was the best exhibition we have ever had as a company, in our 45 year history. Exhibiting at stand A34, we secured orders in the first two hours and spoke […]

Fail-safe Features at Plastek UK

The team at UPM Conveyors look back at a sophisticated automated product handling system they designed and installed at packaging manufacturer Plastek UK. In 2014 this project expanded the business with blue chip brands. Published here in Packaging News, a leading industry magazine, the team will feature once more this August with an in-depth interview. […]

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Conveying 15 Million Crisp Bags Per Week

UPM Conveyors were recently responsible for the bespoke design and install of a food approved conveyancing system for Kolak Snacks Foods, to automate to conveying of 15 million crisp bags per week. Working with the leading UK crisp and snack company in London, the UPM Conveyors team created a solution that included elevating boxes to […]

August Coverage in Packaging Gazette

This month we’re proud to feature in the latest edition of the respected industry publication Packaging Gazette. The edition focuses on technology, design and pre show information for leading events in conveyors and manufacturing. We spoke to Packaging Gazette about our stands at both the upcoming PPMA and Interplas 2017 shows. At both events, our […]

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UPM Exhibiting at PPMA & Interplas 2017

The team at UPM Conveyors are pleased to announce they will be exhibiting at two leading industry shows in 2017, PPMA and Interplas. Both taking place at Birmingham’s NEC on 26th – 28th September, UPM Conveyors will exhibit in Hall 5, stand number A34 at PPMA and at Hall 4, stand number L13 for Interplas. […]

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March Coverage for Faster Cooling System

At UPM Conveyors we pride ourselves on innovative solutions and recently announced our development of a new system for faster cooling of multi-impression closures. The system features high-airflow fans over a water cooled heat exchanger. The fans blow out cold air onto the closures and can reduce temperatures from 70C to 20C. Variable speed control […]

January Coverage for Recent Automation Project

This month we’re proud to have been included in a four-page feature in top industry publication Food & Drink International. The article focuses on the shift to automated functions in roles that were traditionally human operated. As small, medium and large companies further expand into the global market, it becomes an essential part of their […]

Case Study: Increased Packing Efficiency for Tim’s Dairy

In the last month UPM Conveyors have been proud to feature in a range of industry publications, focusing on our recent work at Tim’s Dairy, a yogurt production company that’s been in business for over 66 years. The article below featured in Machinery Update and we were also published in UKIVA, Food Manufacture, Industry Europe, […]