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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 »

Marchesini launches new robotized blister packaging line

Marchesini launches new robotized blister packaging line

July 16, 2014 No Comments »

Italian packaging equipment manufacturer Marchesini Group has launched the new integrated robotized blister line Integra 320 dsigned for blisters and cartons packing Read More »

Ishida First Range offers economic snack food packing

Ishida First Range offers economic snack food packing

July 16, 2014 No Comments »

Ishida Europe has developed new weigher/bagmaker combination units which it says offer an economic, medium speed solution for food manufacturers Read More »

Beatson Clark makes £80k investment

Beatson Clark makes £80k investment

July 14, 2014 No Comments »

Glass manufacturer Beatson Clark is now supplying pharmaceutical bottles pre-capped following an £80,000 investment Read More »

Mettler-Toledo launches next generation checkweighers

Mettler-Toledo launches next generation checkweighers

July 9, 2014 No Comments »

Mettler-Toledo Garvens has launched a new generation of checkweighers with improved weighing accuracy and higher throughput Read More »

KHS introduces app to track plant machinery status

KHS introduces app to track plant machinery status

July 7, 2014 No Comments »

KHS, manufacturers of filling and packaging systems for the beverage industry, has introduced its first smartphone app Read More »

Beck machines help OCS wrap fresh blankets for air travellers

Beck machines help OCS wrap fresh blankets for air travellers

July 2, 2014 No Comments »

Facilities management services provider OCS Group is helping re-use in-flight passenger blankets using wrapping machines from Beck Packautomaten Read More »

Packaging opportunities in India to grow with online retail surge

June 26, 2014 No Comments »

The Indian online shopping market is forecast to grow to $22bn (£12.8bn) in five years, with huge associated opportunities for packaging firms Read More »

Delta continues investment and readies for expansion

Delta continues investment and readies for expansion

June 25, 2014 No Comments »

Delta Print and Packaging is continuing to roll out its £40m investment programme announced in March Read More »

World’s largest Sidel Combi achieves 17% energy saving

World’s largest Sidel Combi achieves 17% energy saving

June 18, 2014 No Comments »

Giant Argentinian beverage producer Refres Now has installed what it claims is the largest ever built Sidel Combi for filling carbonated soft drinks Read More »

Fanuc sets sights on slice of dairy market

Fanuc sets sights on slice of dairy market

June 16, 2014 No Comments »

Fanuc says its pick and place robots are experiencing increasing enquiries from the dairy industry thanks to its IP69K certifications Read More »

Bokomo Foods installs MF sachet machine

Bokomo Foods installs MF sachet machine

June 16, 2014 No Comments »

Cereals manufacturing and packing company Bokomo Foods has installed the first four-side seal sachet machine to be sold in the Read More »

HepcoMotion linear actuators boost safety at Packaging Plant

HepcoMotion linear actuators boost safety at Packaging Plant

May 28, 2014 No Comments »

Mondi Scunthorpe is adopting PSD screw-driven linear actuators from HepcoMotion to facilitate a widescale safety guarding project on critical machine applications Read More »

Interpack 2014 | Mettler Toledo demonstrates weighing expertise

May 22, 2014 No Comments »

Mettler Toledo launched its latest innovations at Interpack earlier this month Read More »