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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 »

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 »

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 »

Ishida to showcase quality control range at Macropak

Ishida to showcase quality control range at Macropak

August 21, 2014 No Comments »

Ishida Europe will showcase some of its latest capabilities in weighing and quality control with a model from its X-ray range at this year’s Macropak Read More »

Riverside Medical to launch new kit at Compamed fair

Riverside Medical to launch new kit at Compamed fair

August 21, 2014 No Comments »

Riverside Medical has announced it will launch the ‘Shawpak’ thermoform machine at the Compamed trade fair in Germany,in November 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 »

New in-line fill & seal inspection for contract packaging

New in-line fill & seal inspection for contract packaging

August 19, 2014 No Comments »

DIR Technologies has developed a new system for the in-line fill level and seal integrity inspection of 100% of sachet and pouch containers on a line Read More »

Clondalkin predicts demise of gravure printing

Clondalkin predicts demise of gravure printing

August 19, 2014 No Comments »

Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Harlingen has launched the FleXtreme range of flexo HD printing solutions for the food and beverage sectors Read More »

KernPack and Preferred Packaging in distribution deal

KernPack and Preferred Packaging in distribution deal

August 15, 2014 No Comments »

KernPack, the distributor of packaging machinery and solutions, has become the UK’s sole distributor for packaging equipment manufacturer Preferred Packaging Read More »

KHS optimises roll-fed labeler series

KHS optimises roll-fed labeler series

August 8, 2014 No Comments »

KHS has extended its Innoket 360 series of roll-fed labeling machines. 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 »

SIG Combibloc €40m extrusion line in Brazilian plant

SIG Combibloc €40m extrusion line in Brazilian plant

August 1, 2014 No Comments »

SIG Combibloc has installed a €40m extrusion line at its Brazilian packaging plant which laminates unprocessed cardboard for carton packs on-site Read More »

Amcor launches new forming and filling technology

Amcor launches new forming and filling technology

July 31, 2014 No Comments »

Amcor has launched new packaging technology which it claims will revolutionise the way soft drinks and other liquids are bottled Read More »

TNA appoints new director of sales

TNA appoints new director of sales

July 24, 2014 No Comments »

Global packaging and processing solutions firm TNA has promoted James Hosford to the new position of European director of sales Read More »