Packaging

Brown Machine Group announces the C-RUSH System for reduced manual labour and increased productivity in paper cup manufacturing

Brown Machine Group (BMG) now offers the aXatronics C-RUSH System, designed for use in paper cup manufacturing applications. The first of its kind to automatically remove sidewalls, or Blanks, from high-speed, vertical die-cutters and robotically place them into work-in-progress containers, the…

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GEA’S green chiller is cool kit for ice cream producer Mackie’s

GEA has clinched a contract to supply a new, environmentally friendly refrigeration system – which will be Scotland’s first large-scale plant combining biomass heat and absorption chilling – at one of Britain’s leading ice cream producers. As part of a £4.5 million…

🕘 28/08/2020

Base model carbon steel flexible screw conveyor

Flexicon introduces a new base model 1450 flexible screw conveyor with 115 mm O.D. polymer conveyor tube and low cost carbon steel floor hopper and discharge housing. Round, square, flat or beveled flexible screws in any length from 3 to 12 metres are offered to convey virtually any free- and…

🕘 10/08/2020

Robotic crate packing made easy with UniPAKer platform variations

Brillopak has developed its award-winning UniPAKer robotic crate packing platform with the introduction of single and triple-head versions of the system, following the success of its dual robot cells in fresh produce applications. The ability to incorporate one, two or three parallel arm delta…

🕘 06/08/2020

Proseal solutions meet quality pet food packing requirements

Proseal tray sealing technology is enabling pet food manufacturers to meet growing demand for high quality products and packaging, as well as providing mass customisation solutions that can help businesses in the sector to diversify and introduce online ordering for home delivery services. A recent…

🕘 04/08/2020

The White Company Selects Quadient’s CVP Everest Fit-to-Size E-Commerce Packaging System

Leading premium homeware retail brand, The White Company, is to adopt Quadient’s latest high speed fit-to-size auto-boxing system, the CVP Everest – a revolutionary packaging system capable of tailor-making over 1,100 e-commerce packages per hour. Quadient, a leader in helping…

🕘 29/07/2020

Growth of e-commerce influencing the packaging industry, says ULMA

The rise in e-commerce food and grocery sales means that packaging must adapt to withstand increased transportation, bolster hygiene to prevent contamination, and look more visually appealing, says Dave Berriman, Technical Manager at ULMA Packaging UK. Dave, explains: “The COVID-19 world…

🕘 04/06/2020

3 ways automation keeps our world turning

Far from being a futuristic phenomenon, automation is all around us, making the world a better place by ensuring the quality, safety and reliability of the infrastructure we rely on every day – without us even noticing. When we think of automation, we might think of robot vacuum cleaners…

🕘 07/02/2020

Crown helps Coca-Cola Turkey go thermochromic for summer promo

Coca-Cola Turkey has launched its summer promotional range, making unprecedented use of thermochromic inks to add colour, function and fun to ten new aluminium beverage can designs. Historically, one or two thermochromic inks have been combined to communicate temperature changes. For the first…

🕘 10/08/2018

Tetra Pak offers full customisation of heating solutions with industry-first modular portfolio

Tetra Pak has launched 'Intelligent Customisation', which the company says is an industry-first modular portfolio of heating systems that offers tailor-made processing solutions for food and beverage manufacturers. The modules, which are based on the company’s leading technologies in dairy…

🕘 06/12/2017