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Latvian cooperative of vegetable production is looking for vacuum packaging device

Summary

Profile Type
Technology request
POD Reference
TRLV20230608006
Term of Validity
8 June 2023 - 7 June 2024
Company's Country
Latvia
Type of partnership
Research and development cooperation agreementCommercial agreement with technical assistance
Targeted Countries
All countries
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General information

Short Summary
A cooperative from Latvia is looking for vacuum packaging device (VPD). VPD should manage to pack at least 1100 units of 5kg products per day. Main product groups: potatoes, carrots, onions. Cooperative is looking for ready to use device, with commercial or cooperation agreement. Target partners: companies/organisations in Europe.
Full Description
A cooperative from Latvia, consisting of 9 leading SMEs in vegetable production and product sale, is looking for vacuum packaging device. Most of the manufactured products are delivered to the largest retail
store bases in Latvia, located in Riga and Pierīga. In addition, a small part of the harvest is realized at vegetable wholesale bases, schools, kindergartens, municipal institutions and exported in small volumes to neighboring countries. Planned volumes of daily orders in 2024 – peeled potato 4t, peeled onion 550kg, peeled carrot 950kg. VPD would guarantee that the peeled product would be delivered to customers already packed and ready to use.

Cooperative is interested to sign an agreement as soon as possible.
Stage of Development
Already on the market
Sustainable Development Goals
Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGoal 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
IPR description
Planned output for VPD is 1100 units of 5kg vacuumed packs per day.
The VPD equipment must have:
1) two packing chambers
2) double sealing seam
3) productivity of at least 300m3/h.

The VPD should contain:
4) memory programming
5) function of injecting gas, which is controlled by means of sensors.

Partner Sought

Expected Role of a Partner
Cooperative is looking for cooperation with partner who can offer vacuum packaging device.
Type and Size of Partner
SME 50 - 249Big companyR&D InstitutionOtherSME 11-49SME <=10
Type of partnership
Research and development cooperation agreementCommercial agreement with technical assistance

Call details

Coordinator required
Yes

Dissemination

Technology keywords
08001005 - Food Technology08001003 - Food Packaging / Handling08002004 - Traceability of food08001004 - Food Processing08002003 - Safe production methods
Market keywords
08002002 - Industrial measurement and sensing equipment09004006 - Packing products and systems08002007 - Other industrial automation08002003 - Process control equipment and systems
Sector Groups Involved
Agri-Food
Targeted countries
All countries