What are the environmental advantages to bag in box solutions?

Bag in box can offer you a lot of environmental advantages. Some of the key ones are reduction of the amount of packaging required. It’s a lighter weight package, so that helps with transportation costs. Also, it’s better utilization of warehouse space and the cubing of the truck when the packaging is empty coming for inbound. One of the biggest ones is reduces the amount of solid waste generated once the package is used and the product has been dispensed from it.

Does Parish conduct quality testing for bag in box manufacturing process?

 

We do your basic incoming testing. If we have products coming in from an outside supplier, we test those; make sure that they meet our quality standards. We also in our internal manufacturing, injection molding we’ll test all the fitments that we manufacture. In the bag production we also test the finished product of bags. Pretty much throughout the whole manufacturing process we’re testing everything to make sure they meet our quality standards.

What is the difference between dispensing bags and pouring bags?

 

The dispense bags will have a tube or dispense valve on the back. With that, that allows the customer to put it into a milk dispenser cabinet. That allows them to dispense milk in that way. If they want to pour it out, a lot of times what they’ll do with ice cream mix is they’ll just pour it into a container that then goes into the machine.

Why is an iced tea urn liner used?

An iced tea urn liner helps you out and gives you some advantages around sanitation of your urn. It helps reduce the amount of cleaning you use and the chemicals required to clean your urn. It also helps with the consistency of your product, in this case tea, and from batch to batch you should stay fairly consistent because you’re introducing a new package or a new container every time you brew. It also helps with versatility of the urn. You can switch flavors with the urn and not worry about cross contamination. It also helps reduce labor especially on the cleaning side because you don’t have somebody constantly having to clean your urn.

How does Parish Manufacturing customize bag in box filling equipment to meet customer’s needs?

Typically, with customers we can customize fillers for individual applications. Some customers have thick viscous products that they need to have a filler work for, others have very easy steps such as fluid milk or things of that nature, but we can certainly customize a filler to their individual application.

Does Parish Manufacturing produce beverage carriers?

Parish Manufacturing can manufacture liners for beverage carryout boxes. Oftentimes you see these boxes with coffee in them where they have eight or 12 cups of coffee that somebody can come into a store and take it back to the office or home. People can also use them for iced tea, lemonades, fruit drinks, pretty much anything you can think of that you would want to share with others. So, what we like to do is understand the size of your box and create a bag to fit your box so it operates properly.

What is the advantage to using an iced tea urn liner?

An iced tea urn liner helps you out and gives you some advantages around sanitation of your urn. It helps reduce the amount of cleaning you use and the chemicals required to clean your urn. It also helps with the consistency of your product, in this case tea, and from batch to batch you should stay fairly consistent because you’re introducing a new package or a new container every time you brew. It also helps with versatility of the urn. You can switch flavors with the urn and not worry about cross contamination. It also helps reduce labor, especially on the cleaning side because you don’t have somebody constantly having to clean your urn.

What are the edible oil bag in box solutions at Parish?

Bag in box lends itself nicely to edible oils because it can provide the proper light and oxygen barriers to keep the oils from degrading. Canola oils, palm oils, olive oils, any kind of cooking oil you can think of is a great opportunity to package in bag in box. The nice part about bag in box is it also lends itself to institutional size packaging and we can take you down to more consumer size packaging for use at home.

What examples of beverage bag in box does Parish have?

 

Parish Manufacturing can develop and manufacture different types of packaging for postmix and beverage concentrates depending on what your needs are. We can do everything from an aseptic process, fruit juices to postmix syrups, to fresh juices, coffee concentrates, tea concentrates, things of that nature. Depending on what exactly the application is we will tailor our system to meet your needs.