The Hidden Costs of Average Forming Sets – Kenray Whitepaper

Kenray Knowledge Centre Whitepaper

Users of average forming sets may be conditioned to accept the associated limitations and higher operating costs without realizing that solutions are possible. This paper helps to clarify what it is that users should demand from their forming sets and illustrates the benefits and productivity improvements that can be achieved

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Kenray Forming – Post Covid Support for Clients

Kenray Forming Ltd is located in Coalville, Leicestershire, and over the past week, we have been asked if we are included in the Leicester localised lockdown zone.  We are outside the Leicester area covered by the new lockdown and wanted to take this opportunity to reassure clients the steps we as a company have taken to ensure staff, visitors and client safety:

1. All non-essential personnel have been restricted from the site. Our Sales team are remote working and will continue to do for foreseeable future.

2. Web/video conferencing has been installed across all of our sites to ensure that clients get the information they need. This includes meetings, technical support, and diagnostics.

3. All staff that can work remotely are doing so to ensure our admin and order processing are efficient.

4. All training programmes can and will still go ahead virtually.

5. All staff are following the NHS Guidelines for cleaning and hygiene and contactless deliveries are available where possible.

6. Contactless deliveries where requested are available

Our expert Sales Team is on hand to help and assist with product information and we are committed to supporting our clients, suppliers and the food industry as a whole as much as possible.

Donation to Coalville Community Hospital

The Team at Kenray donated money from their Friday Treats to provide sweet baskets for staff across Coalville Community Hospital.

     

Each Friday, Staff & Directors come together to have a Friday Treat as a way to get our teams together and due to Covid-19 everyone wanted to use the money normally spent to support our local hospital & say thank you to the Staff and Carers working hard on the front line.

Kay Collins – Operations Director said “The team really wanted to make a difference and put a smile on the faces of Nursing and Care Staff at Coalville Community Hospital and what better way to do this than with a number of sweet baskets. We hope they have enjoyed the sweets and thank you from all the Kenray Staff & Directors.

Kenray is Prepared – What you need to know:

You cannot fail to miss all of the news concerning the Coronavirus or Covid 19.

Kenray has reviewed all of our operating procedures and is open for business. We have put plans in place to ensure we are ready to help support the food manufacturing industry as much as possible:

1. All non-essential personnel have been restricted from the site.

2. Web / video conferencing has been installed to ensure that clients to get the information they need. This includes meetings, technical support and diagnostics.

3. All staff that can work remotely are doing so to ensure our admin and order processing are efficient.

4. All training programmes can and will still go ahead virtually.

5. All staff are following the NHS Guidelines for cleaning and hygiene and contactless deliveries are available where possible.

Our expert Sales Team is on hand to help and assist with product information and we are committed to supporting our clients, suppliers and the food industry as a whole as much as possible.

Our Team are ready to help – call +44 (0)1530 400 100 or email Mark Evans on MarkEvans@kenrayglobal.com or Dan Atkin on danatkin@kenrayglobal.com

Kenray Forming Ltd, Dan Atkin

Dan Atkin
Group Sales Manager (West)

T: +44 (0)1530 400 100
T: +44 (0)7972 862 013
E: DanAtkin@kenrayglobal.com 

Global Forming Solutions 2020

As packaging solutions change and adapt for 2020, Kenray Forming offers over four decades of experience, coupled with continuous investment in R&D. This has resulted in Kenray Forming being regarded as the global leader in the design, development and manufacture of forming sets for Vertical, Form, Fill and Seal (VFFS) food and pharmaceutical packaging machines.

As we start a New Year / New Decade, we wanted to let you know about all of the services available from Kenray – your global Forming partner:

Classic Forming Sets
Premium Forming Sets
Sealing Jaws
Accessories & Spares
Training
Consultancy

Kenray design and manufacture all types of forming shoulders including round, oval and rectangular for all types of VFFS machines, independent of brand or make.

Equally, KENRAY can provide all packaging related products and solutions under one roof.

We have a sales team that covers UK, Europe, Middle East & Africa, India and USA – call the team on +44 (0)1530 400 100 or email
perform@kenrayglobal.com

Kenray Forming Ltd, Dan Atkin

Dan Atkin
Group Sales Manager (West)

T: +44 (0)1530 400 100
T: +44 (0)7972 862 013
E: DanAtkin@kenrayglobal.com 

Kenray Exhibiting at SnackEx in Barcelona – 27-28th June

Kenray Forming Ltd are exhibiting our latest range of Forming Sets, Accessories & Sealing Jaws at SnackEx in Barcelona on the 27th-28th June 2019.

Come along and meet the Kenray Team on Stand 603 to see our latests products and services, ideal for Snack Manufacturers across the globe.

SNACKEX is the only 100% savoury snacks and snack nut focused trade show in Europe, and serves as the pre-eminent business meeting place for the industry. Kenray have exhibited at the show for a long time and it offers a great opportunity to catch up with clients, industry peers and potential new clients over the two days.

We hope to see you there – perform@kenrayglobal.com

Meet the Kenray India Team

Kenray has made a small but significant step in its evolution by adding a small production team in Asia.

Design and Quality Control will remain under the main UK factory but we can now manufacture closer to our customers in India and Asia making our products more accessible.

For more information about what our new team can do for you please contact Mark Evans on +447956307352 or email markevans@kenrayglobal.com.

Kenray Take on The Three Peaks Challenge in May

A Team from Kenray will be taking on the Three Peaks Challenge in May in aid of local Charity Rainbows.  The team will be taking on Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon.

A practice run up Snowdon has already been completed with the weather changing constantly throughout the climb.

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The Team taking part includes, Ant Guiney, Colin Bosworth & Gary Collins and a fundraising page will be set up to document the training events and to help raise much needed fund for local charity Rainbows.

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Kenray France Welcome Pascal Bruneau to the Technical Sales Team

Kenray is delighted to announce the arrival of Pascal Bruneau who joins the Kenray France team as a Technico-Commercial and will be working closely with Kenray’s Sales Manager, Dan Atkin to support the Kenray team in Péronne with the manufacture and supply in the region for Kenray Forming Sets and accessories.

Pascal brings with him over 18 years expertise and a wealth of experience in the packaging, weighing, dosing and processing industries and will be supporting clients in France and French-speaking areas to assist them with their Forming Sets, Sealing Jaws, Accessories and Training needs.  His technical knowledge is second to none and will be a great asset to the team.

Pascal will also be working closely with Kenray Group Sales Teams in Spain, Italy & Poland to strengthen and enhance the Kenray offering to European clients.

Dan Atkin added: “Pascal has made an impact in the short time he has been with us and clients are already benefiting from his extensive knowledge.  We have plans in place to extend our product offering to our French customers this year and Pascal will be a major part of this growth.

Pascal added “I have been made very welcome at Kenray and when you get the opportunity to meet an incredible team with this energy and dynamics, you can focus on the benefit you can provide to your clients. I am happy to share my experience acquired through different areas, dry products, liquid products, combination of dry and liquids mixing products, using weighing (Linear and Multithreads machines), processing equipment, and mainly for the entire packaging line.

To contact Pascal Brunei

Kenray France
2 Avenue des Australiens, 80200 Péronne, France
+33 3 22 84 13 75

Head Office

Kenray Forming Ltd
Telford Way, Stephenson Industrial Estate, Coalville. Leicestershire, LE67 3HE
+44 (0)1530 400 100