Nichrome excels at NCQC 2017
The National Convention on Quality Concepts 2017 was held at JSS Science & Technology University, Mysuru from 1-4 Dec. 2017. The 31st Edition of NCQC organised by QCFI was based on the theme 'Quality Concepts: Creating Value to the Society'.
In the Quality Problem QC Circle, the Nichrome team was rated 'Excellent' for its presentation. A proud moment for all Nichromians and for Nichrome, where problem-solving and high quality standards are a way of life.
This year Nichrome showcased a modest stall at Intelpack 2017 which was held in Mumbai from the 26th-28th September. At the stall, Nichrome exhibited two new systems: Flexibale 450 and Nichrome Milk Pouch Crating System.Both these systems marked their forayinto the world of Secondary Packaging.
'Packing a crunch' at PackEx 2017
The Nichrome stall at PackEx, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi on 21-23 August 2017, displayed Nichrome's prowess in Snack Packaging. The highlight of the stall was Nichrome's new snack packaging machine: SnackPack Sprint 250 Continuous. With its Multihead Filler and PLC Controller, SnackPack Sprint 250 Continuous delivers speed, accuracy and reliable sealing for packing puffed snacks, namkeen, wafers, macaroni, biscuits, breakfast cereals, kurkure, dry fruits, etc. The new Data-over-Internet feature enables customers to access machine information via Cloud computing from anywhere, any time.
Nichrome sparkles at PackPlus South 2017
The Nichrome stall at PackPlus South, Bangalore, 7-10 April 2017, received an overwhelming response! On display was Nichrome's new launch: SnackPack Sprint 250 Continuous. This high-speed, HACCP & GMP compatible snack packaging machine offers an exciting new feature - data over internet. So customers can access machine information via Cloud computing from anywhere, any time.
With its Multihead Filler and PLC Controller, SnackPack Sprint 250 Continuous is the latest sensation for packing puffed snacks, namkeen, wafers, macaroni, biscuits, breakfast cereals, kurkure, dry fruits, etc.
Nichrome and DOW partner for better milk packaging
Nichrome is partnering with DOW Packaging & Specialty Plastics to develop packaging material suited for high speed operation of milk pouch filling machines for Filpack Servo 12K, fastest milk packaging machine. This is a unique initiative aimed at delivering the optimal, leak-proof solution which assures efficiency of the process, preserves freshness of the product and delivers cost-efficiency with minimal wastage.
Two new machines launched at PackEx India 2016!
PackEx India 2016 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon East, Mumbai, was an overwhelming success. Attracting eyeballs was our Nichromian who strolled through the stall and introduced the guests to Nichrome's state-of-the-art machines.
Two new machines took centre stage at the exhibition. The first was the new high speed champion: Maxima 200 - for packaging powders, ground spices, blended spices, dairy whitener, soup mixes, pre-mix powders & other granular products. Accurate and compact, Maxima 200 with Servo Auger is CE compliant and offers an impressive bagger speed of 200 CSPP pouches per minute.
The other exciting launch in the spotlight was Athena Automatic Tray Sealing machine from Tecnovac, Italy. This range of thermoforming & tray sealing machines is able to seal and pack all types of trays or jars in a protective atmosphere (vacuum + gas) or with 'skin' effect. Due to its strong stainless steel structure and easy maintenance, Athena is ideal for use in small and medium sized food companies. Applications include cut vegetables & fruits, meats, fish, ready-to-eat meals, snacks, etc.
NICHROME QUALITY CERTIFIED AGAIN!
Nichrome's ISO 22000:2005 for Food Safety Management System has been successfully renewed and is now valid from May 2016 to May 2019.
Nichrome has also successfully upgraded their Quality Management system from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015, which will be valid from July 2016 to July 2019.
These certifications are important statements proving Nichrome's commitment to quality at all levels. By meeting the rigorous standards & criteria of the ISO certification process, Nichrome has demonstrated that it meets universally - recognised quality requirements, and is dedicated to enhanced customer satisfaction and continuous improvement.
Nichrome is proud of its team - where every member works with dedication and enthusiasm to build and sustain the company's customer-focus and system-approach to management, which is validated by these ISO certifications.
Congratulations and thanks to all Nichrome stakeholders on this achievement!
Nichrome participates in AgroProdMosh 2015
In continuation with our long fruitful association, we are glad to serving you with our most advanced and innovative solutions for Dairy product packaging.Introducing new premium quality dairy product packaging machine - Filpack Servo Universal (SH) - for safer, faster and accurate packaging! The machine's Twin Servo Pneumatic Piston Filler is ideal for liquid milk and viscous products like Smetana, Kefir, Shrikhand, Yougurt, Lassi etc.
Fillpack Servo Universal (SH) provides integrated yet cost-effective dairy packaging solution allowing the dairy manufacturers to pack all their liquid and viscous products hygienically at high speeds and accurate weight in user friendly pouch format.
Nichrome's Filpack Series brings the next revolution in milk and viscous products packaging.With a strong global presence, Nichrome is re-launching its machines in the forthcoming Russian exhibition where its latest innovation will be introduced to the Russian market.
We look forward to your gracious presence.
Nichrome wins prestigious PACMACHINE 2014 Award for its High-Speed and Advanced Oil Packing Machine
Nichrome has won the prestigious PACMACHINE Award, yet again. Conferred by the Indian Institute of Packaging (IIP) for new developments and excellence in the Packaging Sector, the PACMACHINE Award is an important award for packaging machine manufacturers and Nichrome has been consistently winning these awards since their inception in 1994.
Nichrome's Advanced Filpack Servo SMD Machine for Oil Packaging has bagged IIP's PACMACHINE 2014 Award.
Filpack Servo SMD for Oil Packaging - High Speed, Accuracy and Hygiene
The advanced technology double-head machine offers an output of 100 packs/min. The key features of this machine are:
This machine can pack Edible oils, Ghee, Vanaspati and also a variety of viscous products such as tomato puree, mango pulp, fresh cream, shrikhand, mayonnaise, bakery shortening and much more.
Nichrome's Filpack Servo SMD machines are in use at the plants of leading oil manufacturers, like Cargill India, Kallesuwari, Wilmar Group, Kamani Oil Industries, Liberty Oil Mills, M.K. Agrotech, Nataraj Oil Mills, PGEO Edible Oils, Swastik Oils, Kanpur Edible, Narayani Oils and many more.
Nichrome, the pioneer and leader in VFFS packaging since 1977, has been a trusted packaging partner of food and non-food manufacturing companies, by supplying packaging machines designed to meet their exact needs for over three decades. With over 6000 installations in 40 countries worldwide, Nichrome is considered as a reliable partner in packaging by its customers. Along with its VFFS range for solids, liquids and powders, Nichrome also offers VFFS Multilane technology through a technical collaboration with ProdoPak, USA and HFFS packaging machines through a technical collaboration with TOTPACK, Spain for Dairy, Food, Cosmetics, Pharma and Chemicals.
Nichrome India to promote its Pick-Fill-Seal Machine at Intelpack-2015
Intelpack-2015, the 14th edition of the longest running packaging show, which will be held at Mumbai on the 14th, 15th and 16th of April, 2015, will see the renowned packaging machine manufacturer, Nichrome India, showcasing its Pick-Fill-Seal Machine (PFS Machine).The machine uses advanced European technology to cater to all the filling and packing needs of the manufacturers of ready-to-eat and ready-to-cook products.
To manufacture the PFS machines in India, Nichrome has collaborated, via a technology licensing arrangement, with Spanish HFFS technology specialist, Totpack. The European core technology and Nichrome’s application expertise gives manufacturers the combined benefits of productivity, variety and specialty packaging for ready-to-eat and ready-to-cook products (RTE foods).
The PFS Machine is a variant of packaging technology that enables 2 different fillers to dispense different types of ingredients in the same pouch. The specially designed RTE filler can dose Indian curry based products of heterogeneous nature, through gentle handling and without damaging the ingredients. The pouches packed using this PFS machine can be later subjected to the retort process for longer shelf life. The compact and small machine footprint also helps in saving space.
The PFS Machine can be used to conveniently pack a wide variety of RTE foods like PalakPaneer, Dal Makhani, etc. It provides a cost-effective packaging solution with multiple filler options like Visco Filler, Servo Auger Filler, Volumetric Cup Filler, Multi-Head Weighers, and others. It can also be used to pack products like ginger garlic paste, vegetable seeds, instant mixes, nutraceuticals, namkeen, grains, dry fruits and liquid products in pre-formed, flexible, retail-display friendly pouches. The machine also allows manufacturers to pack their products in a variety of stand-up pouch formats and shapes with spouts, straws, zipper, etc.
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Nichrome India Appoints Hemant Ogale as Managing Director
March 3rd, 2014
India, May 2014: Nichrome India Ltd. has appointed Hemant Ogale as Managing Director of the company effective March 3rd, 2014.
Hemant Ogale brings a rich experience of over 30 years in diverse sectors like Engineering, Sales and Marketing. He started his career as an Entrepreneur and introduced the concept of mechanized milking in India in the form of Milking Machines for cows & buffaloes. He went on to set-up a greenfield project for an MNC. Thereafter he was involved in managing the supply chain for one of India’s leading brands in the food sector. During the course of his career he has been involved in the manufacturing and sales of a wide range of Products such as Dairy Equipment’s, consumer Dairy Products, liquid & solid waste handling equipment’s &heading a luxury car dealership.
He possessesextensive experience in dealing with foreign collaborators, setting up of a‘state of the art’ manufacturing facility and also setting-up a national sales and service network. During his career he has built-up an extensive "network of contacts"? across all states in India with Dairy Co-Operatives and Private Sector as well as Industries. He was involved in active lobbying with Agri& related ministries for securing tax exemptions.
A Mechanical Engineer from Mumbai University, Hemant Ogale has undergone training in International Program in Management at IMD Lausanne and Business Environment & Strategy at Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.
“Nichrome, under the able leadership of Mr. Ogale, will achieve the new heights of success in terms of turnover and reach in Indian as well as world markets"? says Mrs. Mrunal Joshi, Executive Director and Promoter of the company
Nichrome participates in Interpack 2014
15th May 2014
Interpack , world’s biggest packaging show was scheduled between 8th and 14th may 2014 at Dusseldorf, Germany this year. Exhibitors from all over the world participated in this exhibition to showcase their technology and strengths. Nichrome has been always ahead in bringing the latest technology with the highest performance to the users of flexible packaging in India and abroad. Nichrome was present at the Interpack at Hall 6 E 16 with a 60 sq m stall and it showcased two of its modern, state of the art technologies in Horizontal FFS and VFFS Multilane. Both these technologies received a great response from the industry. Many interested buyers from Africa, Middle East, South America, Australia, Europe and the South East Asia visited Nichrome’s stall and showed interest and appreciation on the Technical edge. Many of the company’s esteemed Indian customers also visited. With the great response received at the Interpack, Nichrome is now ready to spread its wings across the seven continents with its right fit machines and other end-to-end packaging solutions.
Nichrome inaugurates R&D center
01 January, 2013
Nichrome’s new R&D Center and the office building was inaugurated by Mr. E.K.Kumar, General Manager, Asia Pacific, Tata Global beverages Ltd. Covering a total area of 12000 sqft , having capacity to house 150 persons , The new R&D center houses the complete Engineering and Design facility with hi-tech 3D modeling software, parametric design and product data management facility.
The new facility has a Training Center for conductingcustomertrainingprograms, a Pouch & Brand Gallery . The new facility is also equipped with a Product and Pouch Testing lab.
While inaugurating the new office, Mr. E.K.kumar said "The association of Tata Global Beverages Ltd. goes back to 1985 when Tata Tea launched the 1st pouched tea in India using Nichrome machines."? Nichrome first developed an electronic weighing system on its packaging machines for Tata Tea back then. 17 yearson and more than 70 machines later , Nichrome is stilla preferred packaging partner of Tata Global Beverages……
01 January, 2013
Nichrome recently bagged the PACMACHINE Award 2012 for the Salt Packing machine. This award is conferred by the Indian Institute of Packaging for excellence in Design and Development in Packaging Machinery. The award was received by Mr. VishwasBhandurge of Nichrome at the hands of Mr. S.K. Ray, Chairman, Indian Institute of Packaging.
SALTPACK is a vertical form fill seal packaging machine that is indigenously designed and developed first time in India to successfully meet the demand of high speed packing of very corrosive products like Salt in flexible pouches. SALTPACK offers highest speed in the market with minimum wastage of products and film. SALTPACK offers unique advantage to the producers to pack salt competitively at a much higher rate.
Minimalist design with very less moving parts to ensure hassle free 24/7 operation under highly corrosive environment. Structure is fabricated out of sheet metal with multilayer surface preparation and coatings to protect it from corrosion due to salt deposition. All internal moving parts are made out of salt resistant materials. All these specific design related considerations have made the SALTPACK robust and durable for long term trouble free performance.
01 January, 2013
Nichrome won the Machinery Design, Development and Innovation Award 2012 conferred by IPMMI (Institute of Packaging Machinery Manufacturers of India.)
Nichrome won this award for the development of High speed oil packing machine – Filpack SMD. It is a double head model with an output of upto 70 packs per minute. The double head construction of the machine saves space and the manpower contributing to the profitability. This machine also offers flexibility of packing different oils and quantities on two different heads simultaneously.
" Nichrome could change the benchmark of productivity by doubling the output with the introduction of SMD oil machine . This has helped the oil companies to handle rising demand with the same manpower and space "? Said, Mr Harish Joshi, Managing Director of Nichrome India Ltd.