We were hand packing boxes of product when we first put together our limited production line. Most of the individual product packaging was also done by hand. We bought some bag fillers that use the continuous rolls of film to package our food product, and a few months later we added case packers by JLS Automation to put the individual bags into shipping boxes that go out to the retail stores. The boxes are then stacked on pallets, wrapped in clear plastic film and put on trucks.
I remember when we first made our product not all that long ago. We used to scoop it into individual boxes and sell a day’s worth of product every day. Continue reading Growth Relied on the Changeover to Automation in Our Packaging