Bobst folder-gluer facilitates Indian company reinstate corrugated world production record
In the times of COVID-19, many businesses have suffered, however, there are few that are thriving despite many setbacks due to major economic disruption. Corrugated boxes packaging market is growing due to factors such as surge in e-commerce activity and increasing demand from food packaging firms.
Recently, Bobst has supplied a flexo folder-gluer to help Indian corrugated company B&B Triplewall set a packaging production world record. The company received two large orders with the same delivery timeframe, and despite having a string of safety measures in place due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, it managed to achieve a production level of 142,611 boxes in eight 8 hours, breaking and regaining the world record for corrugated box production.
B&B used an FFG 8.20 DISCOVERY flexo folder-gluer, which according to Bobst features high levels of automation, maintaining accuracy and quality at high speed, with fully automated, high-quality folding.