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Beer giant goes for automation overhaul | Project Profile

Beer giant goes for automation overhaul | Project Profile

September 4, 2014 No Comments »

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... Read More »

Domino labellers pivotal for RRP project | Project Profile

Domino labellers pivotal for RRP project | Project Profile

September 4, 2014 No Comments »

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... Read More »

Krones bursts into action at Purity facility | Project Profile

Krones bursts into action at Purity facility | Project Profile

August 4, 2014 No Comments »

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,... Read More »

PrintSafe cracks coding at Marston Foods | Project Profile

PrintSafe cracks coding at Marston Foods | Project Profile

July 1, 2014 No Comments »

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.... Read More »

UPM cut a few complex shapes at Plastek | Project Profile

UPM cut a few complex shapes at Plastek | Project Profile

June 1, 2014 Comments Off

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 Read More »

Supplier is on a roll at Fine Lady Bakeries | Profile Profile

Supplier is on a roll at Fine Lady Bakeries | Profile Profile

May 1, 2014 Comments Off

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... Read More »

Capper supplier comes up with the goods | Project Profile

Capper supplier comes up with the goods | Project Profile

April 7, 2014 Comments Off

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... Read More »

Flexible friend from Mespack for sachets | Project Profile

Flexible friend from Mespack for sachets | Project Profile

March 1, 2014 Comments Off

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.... Read More »

Cotswold rises to Hider’s filling challenge | Project Profile

Cotswold rises to Hider’s filling challenge | Project Profile

February 12, 2014 Comments Off

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 Read More »

Loma helps Jardox fulfil strict retail rules | Project Profile – Inspection and Detection

Loma helps Jardox fulfil strict retail rules | Project Profile – Inspection and Detection

January 8, 2014 Comments Off

Jadox needed to meet stringent rules for retailers. In the last few years it’s been able to meet these standards with a series of investments in new metal detecting equipment... Read More »

Brand is reaping rewards from robotic kit | Project Profile

November 7, 2013 Comments Off

New equipment was needed for Nairn’s as it was faced with the latest shelf-ready packaging demands from the major supermarkets and health food stores. It opted for equipment from Endoline,... Read More »

Carton firm embraces cutting edge future | Project Profile

Carton firm embraces cutting edge future | Project Profile

October 1, 2013 Comments Off

When Glossop Cartons set eyes on the Highcon Euclid at last year’s Drupa, it felt that it had to make a move into digital cutting and creasing. The investment could... Read More »

Crisp maker reckons its facility is a corker | Project Profile

Crisp maker reckons its facility is a corker | Project Profile

September 3, 2013 Comments Off

Corkers Crisps was founded in 2011 and had plenty of success. To progress further, a brand new plant to manufacture and bag the crisps was needed. Philip Chadwick went behind... Read More »

New addition cements firm’s digital move | Project Profile

New addition cements firm’s digital move | Project Profile

July 4, 2013 Comments Off

CS Labels took a gamble by being an early adopter of digital print technology. But the market is now mature and the company is reaping the benefits. The time was... Read More »

Domino kit cracks the code for UK brewer | Project Profile

Domino kit cracks the code for UK brewer | Project Profile

June 7, 2013 Comments Off

The company behind brands such as Estrella Damm, McEwan’s and Bombardier was on the lookout for new coding kit and opted for equipment from Domino. Tony Corbin discovers ... Read More »