Halewood International Brewery is benefitting in several ways from the installation of four automated packaging lines and PAL-Cut layer sheet dispensers.
Reliability and waste reduction were the aims for Synergy Health’s investment in a case packing operation from Quin Systems. Lynda Searby gets an update on its performance
A Gordian stretch wrapper has stopped bags sticking to their outers, delivered energy savings and slashed cost per wrap, writes Lynda Searby
A KernPack form fill and seal machine has increased production of Isle of Wight Biltong by 600%. Lynda Searby discovers how.
Lynda Searby finds out how the purchase of a rotary capper from Precision Engineering has now made retail bleach production growth possible for Coventry Chemicals.
A three-phase automation project, including the installation of a multi-head weigher, has doubled output and slashed giveaway at Caythorpe Farmers. Lynda Searby examines how the project came together.
A new packing line at Carlsberg is probably the most flexible in the brewing industry. Lynda Searby reports on how Schubert technology has replaced manual packing with a flexible line for non-standard formats
Four Domino M-Series print and apply systems have helped smooth out the wrinkles for the skin care firm behind household names such as Nivea and Atrixo. Lynda Searby looks at the story behind the installation.
Investing in Krones’ Contiform 3 has not only boosted throughput by 50% but also handed improvements to bottle economics at Purity Soft Drinks, the company behind the Juiceburst brand, discovers Lynda Searby
When dessert producer Marston Foods realised its bench coding operation was a bottleneck and potential source of quality issues, it turned to PrintSafe for an automated off-line coding system. By Lynda Searby
Sophisticated automated product handling systems, with fail-safe features, have enabled plastic packaging manufacturer Plastek UK to expand its business with blue chip brands. Lynda Searby looks into the project
Gordian Strapping’s Tablo-2000P stretch wrapper proved its ability to stand up to the demands of a round-the-clock baking environment, prompting Fine Lady Bakeries to buy a second machine. By Lynda Searby
When contract manufacturer Broad Oak Toiletries was let down on an order it had placed for a new capper, kit supplier Adelphi saved the day by building a customised capper in just six weeks, writes Lynda Searby
When Probiotics International wanted a machine to produce a range of sachets, Barcelona based form, fill and seal specialist Mespack was the only company to rise to the challenge. Lynda Searby finds out more
Within the space of just nine weeks, Cotswold Mechanical specified, tested and commissioned a six-head automatic weighing system at client Hider Foods’ contract packing factory. Lynda Searby discovers more