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Latin America sees increased demand for automated packaging

Latin America sees increased demand for automated packaging

October 22, 2014 No Comments »

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 No Comments »

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

Delta opens factory extension in Belfast

Delta opens factory extension in Belfast

October 16, 2014 No Comments »

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 No Comments »

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 No Comments »

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 No Comments »

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 No Comments »

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 No Comments »

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

Mosca launches new strapping equipment

Mosca launches new strapping equipment

October 2, 2014 No Comments »

Strapping equipment firm Mosca has launched two new machines into its Evolution range Read More »

Sick launches miniature capacitive proximity sensor

Sick launches miniature capacitive proximity sensor

September 30, 2014 No Comments »

Sick UK has launched a new miniature capacitive proximity sensor with the capability to perform a variety of non-contact sensing tasks in packaging applications Read More »

Frontline wrapper delivers for Zeon Chemicals

September 30, 2014 No Comments »

Frontline Packaging completed the supply and installation of a specially adapted bale wrapper for Zeon Chemicals a year ago which has boosted performance Read More »

New Ishida X-ray system to detect bones in meat fillets

New Ishida X-ray system to detect bones in meat fillets

September 29, 2014 No Comments »

Ishida Europe has launched an X-ray model capable of detecting small bones in meat and poultry at high inspection speeds. Read More »

PPMA readies to open doors tomorrow

PPMA readies to open doors tomorrow

September 26, 2014 No Comments »

Over 320 exhibitors from the processing and packaging machinery industry will be at the PPMA Show, which runs from 30 September to 2 October at Birmingham’s Read More »

Yamato to launch new multihead weigher at PPMA show

September 26, 2014 No Comments »

Yamato Scale Dataweigh will unveil its new Alpha Advance Series entry-level multihead weigher at the PPMA 2014 show Read More »

Kite Packaging to showcase CMC cartonwrap machine

Kite Packaging to showcase CMC cartonwrap machine

September 24, 2014 No Comments »

Kite will be showcasing a 3D video experience of the award-winning CMC Cartonwrap machine at the the PPMA Show Read More »