Essays about: "Packaging evaluation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 50 essays containing the words Packaging evaluation.

  1. 1. Buffer optimisation of a packaging line using Volvo GTO's flow simulation methodology

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Peter Wolak; Mattias Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : simulation; optimisation; optimization; buffer; flow; Volvo GTO; Lean; production; manufacturing;

    Abstract : With the rapid development of computers and their proven usability in manufacturing environments, simulation-based optimisation has become a recognised tool for proposing near-optimal results related to manufacturing system design and improvement. As a world-leading manufacturer within their field, Volvo GTO in Skövde, Sweden is constantly seeking internal development and has in recent years discovered the possibilities provided by flow simulation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Predicting catastrophic failure in barrier coated packaging board and paper after creasing and folding : Proposing a methodology to predict barrier failure after creasing and folding

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Avdelningen för kemiteknikKarlstads universitet/Institutionen för ingenjörs- och kemivetenskaper

    Author : Andreas Riedel; [2018]
    Keywords : Crease; Barrier coatings; Folding; Methodology; Cracks;

    Abstract : Different methods to predict barrier failure in packaging board or paper after converting were investigated. The approach was to compare substrates before and after creasing/folding by applying different barrier tests and to propose a methodology to predict failure in the barrier layer. READ MORE

  3. 3. Integration of transparency into packaging design

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Förpackningslogistik

    Author : Emma Pignères; [2018]
    Keywords : Agriculture and Food Sciences;

    Abstract : Transparency has become a key sales pitch for companies! It enables them to show their product and tell the consumers they do not have nothing to hide. But from a technical point of view, transparency implies many risks for product's quality such as photooxidation and other reactions leading to colour change and decrease of product's quality. READ MORE

  4. 4. Would You Care for a Warm Steak? - An evaluation of time-temperature indicators to ensure quality and enhance sustainability in Swedish meat supply chains

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Moa Gustafsson; Mikalea Sundström; [2017-06-29]
    Keywords : chain traceability; sustainability; time-temperature indicators; implementation; meat supply chain; intelligent packaging; food wastage;

    Abstract : In recent years, scandals and disruptions in food supply chains have generated an increasedpressure on actors to ensure quality and traceability, as well as to improve sustainability. Theabsence of constant temperature control in the supply chain endangers consumer safety andcontributes to the sustainability issue of food wastage. READ MORE

  5. 5. Towards a bottle weight reduction - Evaluation in a selected milk plant in the United Kingdom

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Förpackningslogistik

    Author : Elena Ascension Baixauli Marin; [2017]
    Keywords : pasteurised milk; milk packaging; HDPE bottles; Light weight; PET bottles; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The United Kingdom is one of the biggest milk producers in the world. The dairy market is a competitive industry where cost is a driving force. Milk is considered a day-to-day product in this country, packaged primarily in HPDE bottles. The need for a cost effective product is driving companies to seek for alternative packaging solutions. READ MORE