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CKF Systems installs robotic line at chocolate maker

CKF Systems installs robotic line at chocolate maker

September 2, 2014 No Comments »

Barry Callebaut, the global manufacturer of chocolate products, is rolling out an investment programme featuring the installation of a robotic palletising system at its Banbury plant Read More »

RH Fibreboard opts for Mosca Strappers

RH Fibreboard opts for Mosca Strappers

September 1, 2014 No Comments »

Corrugated packaging firm RH Fibreboard Containers has invested in Mosca strapping equipment following an increase in orders Read More »

Tetra Pak launches Tetra Alsafe for ESL production

Tetra Pak launches Tetra Alsafe for ESL production

August 29, 2014 No Comments »

Tetra Pak has launched the Tetra Alsafe for ESL production, an automated tank with constant temperature control Read More »

CBS invests in Friedheim corrugated folder gluer

CBS invests in Friedheim corrugated folder gluer

August 27, 2014 No Comments »

CBS Packaging has purchased a VEGA Altair 200 corrugated folder gluer from Friedheim International Read More »

Contract bottler invests in Yorkshire Packaging kit

Contract bottler invests in Yorkshire Packaging kit

August 22, 2014 No Comments »

Yorkshire Packaging Systems (YPS), has installed a custom-modified sleeve sealer and shrink tunnel for H&A Prestige Bottling Read More »

Proseal delivers peace of mind for Bryans Salads

Proseal delivers peace of mind for Bryans Salads

August 22, 2014 No Comments »

Bryans Salads has installed a new Proseal GT2 tray sealer to maximise throughput as part of the company’s £1m expansion of its packing area Read More »

Marel launches SmartLine grader

Marel launches SmartLine grader

August 19, 2014 No Comments »

Marel has launched the new SmartLine grader series to boost hygiene capabilities for grading and batching in the fish, meat and poultry industries Read More »

Shuttleworth delivers efficiency at Simply Cartons

August 18, 2014 No Comments »

Simply Cartons, designer and printer of bespoke packaging, has seen positive results following installation of an MIS from Shuttleworth Read More »

Novelis completes $106m investment in Brazil

Novelis completes $106m investment in Brazil

August 15, 2014 No Comments »

Novelis, one of the world’s largest recyclers of aluminium, has commissioned a $106m (£63.5m) coating line project for beverage can end stock in Brazil Read More »

Gordian delivers stretch wrapper to Sam Mouldings

Gordian delivers stretch wrapper to Sam Mouldings

August 13, 2014 No Comments »

Gordian Strapping has supplied a TE400S fully automated horizontal stretch wrapper to SAM Mouldings in Antrim, manufacturer of MDF architectural mouldings Read More »

Premier Tech Chronos delivers dedicated packing system for Carbery

Premier Tech Chronos delivers dedicated packing system for Carbery

August 6, 2014 No Comments »

Premier Tech Chronos has secured an order to supply a complete packing system to Carbery Food Ingredients at its Ballineen site, near Cork in Ireland Read More »

Edale installs FL-3 press at Polish firm

Edale installs FL-3 press at Polish firm

August 6, 2014 No Comments »

Polish logistics company HIT Kody Kreskowe has received delivery of an Edale six colour, full UV FL-3 flexographic printing press Read More »

Frontline Packaging provides new lines for Clipper teas

Frontline Packaging provides new lines for Clipper teas

August 5, 2014 No Comments »

Clipper, the UK organic fairtrade tea company, has installed bespoke packaging systems from machine system specialist Frontline Packaging Read More »

Duo UK boosts R&D with new lab

Duo UK boosts R&D with new lab

August 5, 2014 No Comments »

Plastic packaging manufacturer Duo UK has launched a new quality control lab to enhance its research and development capabilities Read More »

PPS opens larger site in Marchington

PPS opens larger site in Marchington

August 5, 2014 No Comments »

PPS Midlands, the Returnable Transit Packaging (RTP) services provider, has relocated to a 75,000 sq. ft. site in Marchington, Uttoxeter Read More »