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Amaray receives accreditation for BRC Food Safety Standards

Amaray receives accreditation for BRC Food Safety Standards

May 18, 2015 No Comments »

Amaray has been awarded the BRC Food Safety Standard accreditation as it branches out into new markets. Read More »

Smurfit Kappa launches new double head filling machine

Smurfit Kappa launches new double head filling machine

April 30, 2015 No Comments »

Smurfit Kappa has announced the launch of a new automatic Bag-in-Box filling machine, continuing the growth of its supply of the BIB 700 range. Read More »

Bosch unveils high output GKF capsule filling machine

Bosch unveils high output GKF capsule filling machine

March 11, 2015 No Comments »

At this year’s Achema, Bosch Packaging Technology is launching the new capsule filling machine GKF 2600. Read More »

Bosch to launch new horizontal cartoning machine

Bosch to launch new horizontal cartoning machine

February 12, 2015 No Comments »

Bosch Packaging Technology is launching the new horizontal cartoning machine CFC 2012 at Anuga FoodTec, between 24-27 March in Cologne. Read More »

Associated Packaging creates new tooling mechanism for produce packs

January 2, 2015 Comments Off on Associated Packaging creates new tooling mechanism for produce packs

Associated Packaging has worked with Packaging Automation to create a new range of punnets which can be top sealed. Read More »

Pacepacker rolls with UPM’s modular food-safe conveyor

Pacepacker rolls with UPM’s modular food-safe conveyor

November 12, 2014 Comments Off on Pacepacker rolls with UPM’s modular food-safe conveyor

Pacepacker has opted for a UPM Conveyors food safe IP69K certified conveyor system. Read More »

German dairy giant invests in SIG Combibloc technology

German dairy giant invests in SIG Combibloc technology

October 31, 2014 Comments Off on German dairy giant invests in SIG Combibloc technology

German dairy company Frischli has installed filling technology from SIG Combibloc to boost performance and cut operating costs. Read More »

Latin America sees increased demand for automated packaging

Latin America sees increased demand for automated packaging

October 22, 2014 Comments Off on Latin America sees increased demand for automated packaging

Automated packaging in Latin America is expected to grow rapidly due to burgeoning retail market, a new report claims Read More »

Marchesini Group bullish about future growth with new investments

Marchesini Group bullish about future growth with new investments

October 22, 2014 Comments Off on Marchesini Group bullish about future growth with new investments

Italian packaging equipment giant Marchesini Group is in bullish mood, forecasting a 12% increase in turnover and launching a slew of investment projects Read More »

Delta opens factory extension in Belfast

Delta opens factory extension in Belfast

October 16, 2014 Comments Off on Delta opens factory extension in Belfast

Delta Print and Packaging has opened an extension to its plant in west Belfast Read More »

Hayssen Flexible Systems acquires Italian flow-wrapping firm

October 16, 2014 Comments Off on Hayssen Flexible Systems acquires Italian flow-wrapping firm

Hayssen Flexible Systems has announced the acquisition of Italy-based Schib Packaging, for an undisclosed fee Read More »

Ambassador Antalis signs distribution agreement with Brother

Ambassador Antalis signs distribution agreement with Brother

October 16, 2014 Comments Off on Ambassador Antalis signs distribution agreement with Brother

Ambassador Antalis has become the official UK distributor of Brother’s personalised packaging - the Tape Creator Read More »

AMP-Rose targets flexibility with new chocolate kit

AMP-Rose targets flexibility with new chocolate kit

October 10, 2014 Comments Off on AMP-Rose targets flexibility with new chocolate kit

AMP-Rose has launched a ‘one-shot’ chocolate moulding line Read More »

Tetra Pak predicts dairy processors face challenge in surging dairy market

Tetra Pak predicts dairy processors face challenge in surging dairy market

October 2, 2014 Comments Off on Tetra Pak predicts dairy processors face challenge in surging dairy market

Tetra Pak has released its 7th Dairy Index which predicts global demand is set to overtake the available supply over the next decade Read More »

Beverage market fuels growth at APS contract packing

Beverage market fuels growth at APS contract packing

October 2, 2014 Comments Off on Beverage market fuels growth at APS contract packing

Assembly and Packaging Services (APS) has clinched a number of deals to work with international brands in the beverage sector Read More »