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B&R presents intelligent conveyor technology at interpack

At this year's interpack (Booth E62, Hall 6), B&R will be showcasing SuperTrak – a versatile, intelligent conveyor system that represents a key contribution to Packaging 4.0. This smart manufacturing revolution promises CPG producers unprecedented levels of OEE and reduced TCO.  

Efficient Management of Collections in Archives: RFID Solution from Schreiner PrinTrust for Precious Books

The new ((rfid))-Archive Label developed by Schreiner PrinTrust is the world’s first solution to enable the application of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology also to precious and sensitive books for contactless management of library collections. Efficient management of ordinary books using RFID technology has long been standard practice.

Hot filling and CSD in a single solution: Sacmi ECF tastes success in Morocco

Belonging to the latest generation of isobaric electronic fillers, the supplied monobloc can process up to 24,000 cans/hour in the most popular formats, with maximum flexibility, low maintenance and fully guaranteed product integrity  

etma at Interpack 2017: Tubes enjoying great popularity

Düsseldorf will again be the international meeting point for the packaging sector from 4-10 May 2017. The European Tube Manufacturers Association (etma) will be exhibiting on a joint stand with the German Aluminium Association (GDA), where it will be presenting highly topical information at first hand on the tube as a form of packaging (Hall 11, Stand A37).  

European tube industry very stable despite turbulent times: etma announces slight growth in tube production in 2016

The output of the European tube industry continued its upward trend in 2016 despite the complicated economic and political environment in Europe and the rest of the world. According to the European Tube Manufacturers Association (etma), total tube production rose one per cent year-on- year.  

Videojet expands ink range for its 8610 Thermal Inkjet (TIJ) printer

Wood Dale, Illinois – March 23, 2017 – Packaging operations often face adversity when itcomes to ink adhesion on difficult to mark substrates such as foils, films, plastics and coatedstocks. Manufacturers rely on simplicity, substrate versatility and crisp, clear codes time and time again.  

SACMI – Coffee pods, the new frontier of compression technology

Several new customers thanks to a technology that combines the industry's lowest running/management costs with high productivity and outstanding pod quality. Solutions for compostable, self-protecting pods are already available, while the future looks decidedly “multilayer”.  

Swedish Steel Prize 2017 finalists lead the way with innovative design concepts​

INS.Truly innovative design concepts pushing utilization of high-strength steels to the limits characterize this year’s four finalists for the Swedish Steel Prize. The winner will be announced at a ceremony in Stockholm on May 11.  

The 3 rd Medical Plastics Conference to promote innovations in medical industry

The medical industry is growing fast globally as economies develop, populations expand, societies age, and health care awareness increases.

Sacmi ALF, the most flexible detergent filling solution in the industry

Already a success in the still water filling, capping and handling sectors, Sacmi technology has proved to be equally effective for the automated filling of all types of detergent  

High-end digital finishing of wine, spirit and perfume applications presented by SMAG at the Xeikon Cafe

The modular Digital Galaxie generation III brings high added value to finishing solutions  

Bosch presents solutions for cup filling at interpack 2017 For enhanced product safety, flexibility and efficiency

Hygienically designed solutions for improved product safety From low- to high-speed filling in different hygienic levels to match production needs Solutions for change-over and cup format flexibility  

Total quality control of labels: Sacmi to play starring role at Craft Brewers and Brewexpo America

Part of the broad range of solutions for the brewery world, the new Sacmi LVS 360 vision system guarantees total in-line, high-speed quality control of every aspect of the label: a strategic tool designed to bring out the best in both product and brand.  

Acque Minerali d'Italia thirsty for Sacmi-developed OPERA technology

Leading Italian bottled mineral water group - which in 2016 set a record of over 1 billion litres of bottled water sold nationally and internationally - chooses the reliability offered by Sacmi labelling to boost its output capacity.  

It's a Cosmetic World

Cosmetics Worldwide  

Conferences Present Potential for Modern Printing and Paper Technology

PrintPromotion GmbH organizes specialized conferences in five Central American countries Leading German technology manufacturers configure the lecture programme of the conferences  

Iran Food + Bev Tec, exportation of European packaging technologies on the rise

The Sacmi Group, a solid presence in Iran for over 10 years, is determined to embrace all the exciting new market opportunities by taking part in the 24 th edition of the international fair in Tehran. We'll be showcasing great new products, such as the new heroPET system, designed to take the global beverage industry into the Industry 4.0 era  

Nemera has won the 'Editor's choice category at the annual INTERPHEX Awards, for its 2 steps-autoinjector Safelia®

INTERPHEX and a team of industry experts select Nemera (booth 1636) as winner for this year’s exhibitor awards as Editor’s choice  

Cracking Walmart’s Packaging Code at ProFood Tech

Reston, Va.; March 21, 2017 — Solidifying its position as the premier event in North America for food and beverage processing, ProFood Tech (April 4-6; McCormick Place, Chicago) will host Delkor Systems, Inc.’s exclusive insider’s perspective from two of Walmart’s former Directors of Packaging.  

Uflex to exhibit its Holographic Prowess at Gulf Print and Pack Dubai 2017

22 March 2017, Dubai: India’s largest multinational flexible packaging materials and solution company Uflex Limited is all set to display myriad anti-counterfeiting and brand protection solutions at Gulf Print & Pack to be held at World Trade Centre Dubai from 26 through 29 March 2017.  

UniNet Expands iColor® Product Line with the Introduction of Digital Die Cutter for Labels & Packaging

Mar. 2017 – Los Angeles, CA – UniNet, worldwide Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) of on-demand LED digital print technology, has announced the newest addition to the iColor® Printing Solutions product line; the LF600 digital die cutter for cut sheet labels and packaging.  

Huhtamaki unveils Adtone cup with digital content

Huhtamaki Foodservice Europe-Asia-Oceania today introduced AdtoneTM, a single-use paper cup with digitalized connection. The Adtone cup comes with a heat activated thermochromic label and a QR code with programmed link to customer’s website.  

Sacmi Wine and Spirits to exhibit at Enolitech 2017 in Verona

Starring role to be played by KUBE labelling technology, renowned and appreciated by leading Italian wineries. Also on show will be a complete, integrated range for the wine sector, with which Sacmi, following its takeover of Defranceschi Italia, aims to provide “turnkey winery” solutions  

Enormous interest in interpack 2017

Exhibitor registrations at a record level Parallel event components also booked out Support programme with SAVE FOOD innovationparc and conference as well as VDMA special topic Industry 4.0  

Sacmi PVS-3: the compact, flexible, high performance preform inspection solution

Presented at the last edition of the international K fair in Düsseldorf, this latest solution is winning over the market thanks to unique versatility and a capacity to ensure total quality control of the preform, directly on the line and at very high speed.  

BEKUM: economical alternatives in the materials used for extrusion blow moulding

 BEKUM focuses on strategies to increase added value and quality at the Interpack 2017 EPET processing: the newly developed, fully transparent EPET IV material is recommended for attractive handle containers Reducing the cost of materials by using calcium carbonate (chalk) and PCR

Sacmi at Metpack 2017 as the all-round partner to the metal graphics industry

At Essen (Germany) the company will present the latest technological developments for crown caps and aluminium caps plus integrated solutions for the manufacture of Maxi-P and twist off caps with PVC-free liners. Also on show will be the extensive range of Quality Control vision systems for the entire production process, from painted, lithographed sheet to final product.  

Walki develops new biodegradable mulching paper

Walki has developed a new fibre-based soil mulching solution that is completely biodegradable. This organic mulch type, which is used for weed control and to optimise soil conditions and crop yield, is the first of its kind on the market.  

Sidel Designs Pet Bottles for yili's new range of Yoghurt Drinks for China

Months of close collaboration between the Sidel packaging team and Yili’s Liquid Milk Division has seen the creation of a PET bottle for the company’s new Changyi brand. The new range of yoghurt drinks has been rolled out throughout China.   Largest dairy producer in China

Innovative Syringe Label: Pharma-Multi-Act Combines Cleverly Designed Marking with Practical First-Opening Protection

Oberschleissheim, March 15, 2017 – Schreiner MediPharm has developed a novel marking solution for syringes: Pharma-Multi-Act. The label, together with the cap, is easy to open with one flick of the wrist, which makes it particularly user-friendly.

36 packaging value chain industry associations launch joint recommendations ahead of inter-institutional negotiations on the EU Circular Economy Package

Brussels, 15 March 2017 – Following the European Parliament’s plenary vote on legislative proposals amending the Waste Framework Directive (WFD) and Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive (PPWD), EUROPEN and 35 other associations1 representing a wide range of sectors including retailers, consumer goods brands, packaging producers, material producers and extended producer respo

Sacmi SBF, Zulal enjoys the advantages of "dual cavity" production

Two complete filling lines supplied to the Memco Group. The heart of this order consists of the innovative Sacmi stretch-blow moulders specifically designed for the efficient manufacture of small and medium formats. Downstream, all the filling, labelling and end- of-line solutions  

CHINAPLAS 2017 facilitates automotive industry towards lightweighting and smart manufacturing

As energy and environmental protection become increasingly important global issues, a lot of efforts have been put into lightweighting vehicles, as the reduced weight of a vehicle attributes a lot to the efficient use of energy. According to statistics, a 100kg reduction in car weight can translate into a 10% increase in driving mileage and a 15% to 20% decrease in power costs.

Sacmi excellence for food and beverage packaging to be showcased in Dusseldorf

The 200 m 2 Sacmi stand at Interpack 2017 will be showcasing the very best technology available to the industry, from modular labellers to new Sacmi Packaging robots. Pride of place on the stand will go to the new CCM application for the manufacture of coffee pods and confectionery packaging (the stand will be shared with C&M Holding)  

Quality and versatility, Sacmi's response to food&beverage market trends in China

Following the success of the last edition, the Group is now preparing for Chinaplas 2017. Taking centre-stage will be the Group's technological and plant engineering solutions for the industry, including those specifically designed for the strategic Chinese market where Sacmi has been a key player for over 30 years.  

Bosch presents the first freely scalable vertical flat pouch packaging machine at interpack 2017 A revolutionary concept for powder filling

Variable number of lanes allows for optimal productivity High dosing accuracy for greater efficiency and safety „ Industry 4.0 solutions increase machine availability  

Uflex launches HP Indigo certified Digitally Printable Polyester Film, F-PDP

Noida, 14 March 2017: In contemporary times Digital Printing is the name of the game given its ability to offer ultimate solutions for flexible packaging, labels and decorative printing segments.

Lowest Total Cost of Ownership in X-ray Inspection Industry with Eagle at Interpack

Florida, Tampa, US, 13th March, 2017 - Eagle Product Inspection (Eagle), an expert in advanced x-ray product inspection and fat analysis (FA) systems, will demonstrate its leading x-ray and fat analysis systems at Interpack 2017.

World premieres, system solution and "ChoConnect"

(Altendorf/Düsseldorf, 10/03/2017) Loesch Verpackungstechnik will be attending interpack 2017 in Düsseldorf with a wide range of new machines. On stand A41 in hall 15 at the leading industry fair, the Franconian machinery engineering company will be presenting the world première of its RCB-HS for packaging small chocolate products.

Flexible solutions for a demanding industry: GOEBEL IMS presents its portfolio of slitting and winding machines for converters at ICE USA 2017

Darmstadt, February 2017 – In most market segments, paper and film need to be processed and converted during manufacturing. Thus, converters must answer different needs, deliver constantly highest quality and be able to answer fast and precisely to changing demands.

Kompac Announces Australian Graphic Services (AGS) as New Dealer for Australia and New Zealand

March 2017 – Somerville, NJ, USA – Kompac, manufacturer and supplier of an extensive line of UV/aqueous coating systems and products, announces the addition of Australian Graphic Servicing (AGS) to their worldwide network of authorized Kompac dealers.

Optimum Bindery adds new Kluge OmniFold 3000 Folding and Gluing System to expand capabilities

St. Croix Falls, WI, March 8, 2017 - Shortly following the announcement of a new partnership, Pasquariello Graphics, Inc., North Attleboro, MA exercises it's selling capacity for Brandtjen & Kluge (Kluge) as they worked with Optimum Bindery to add a new Kluge OmniFold 3000 Folding and Gluing System which expanded Optimum's capabilities.

Increase in yoghurt consumption in Saudi Arabia: Almarai expands capacities with IMA GASTI

The leading Saudi Arabian food corporation “Almarai” has commissioned two additional cup filling and sealing machines manufactured by IMA GASTI. The newly developed “CONTITHERM 162” machines are among the most highly productive of their kind in the world. This means that the Saudi Arabian corporation now has a total of 19 IMA GASTI machines in operation.  

Bosch sets new standards in bar packaging New technologies for high performance, quality and productivity

Innovative linear motor technology for improved flexibility and speed Industry 4.0 solutions support operators and increase efficiency Single-source solution, from bar production to secondary packaging  

Know-how Transfer to the Printing and Packaging Industry in Colombia

PrintPromotion GmbH provides further training for specialist teachers in the Colombian capital of Bogotá Know-how for the printing and packaging markets of South and Central America  

Mettler-Toledo improves productivity, protection and quality with latest metal detectors

Salford, UK, 8 March 2017 – Mettler-Toledo Safeline Limited, a market leading provider of metal detection systems for vertical packing applications, has launched a series of enhanced features for Profile Throat metal detectors and Gravity Fall systems.

Landslide Victory for Uflex's Waterless Internet Flower Packaging at 61 st Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards

Boca Raton, Florida (USA), 01 March 2017: In a MASSIVE WIN, Waterless Internet Flower Packaging by India’s largest multinational flexible packaging materials and solution company Uflex Limited has been conferred with a series of Top Honors at the 61 st Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards ceremony held in Boca Raton, Florida this evening.  

Leading OTR and WVTR Permeation Range displayed at Interpack 2017

We are looking forward to participating at Interpack 2017, the leading trade fair for the packaging industry. Amongst Systech Illinois’ display of packaging gas analysers will be the new DualPerm, combination OTR and WVTR permeation station and the 8700, multiple bottle oxygen permeation analyser.  

Brandtjen & Kluge appoints new Product Design and Technical Support Manager

St. Croix Falls, WI, March 1, 2017 - Brandtjen & Kluge (Kluge) is proud to announce and welcome Kenneth "K.C." Chapin as its new Product Design and Technical Support Manager.  

Sino-Pack / PACKINNO 2017 Kick Off Today 660 Renowned Exhibitors Showcase the Latest Packaging Technologies

“The 24th China International Exhibition on Packaging Machinery & Materials” (Sino-Pack 2017) and “The China (Guangzhou) International Exhibition on Packaging Products” (PACKINNO 2017), organized by Adsale Exhibition Services Limited, grandly commence today (1 March) at Area B, China Import and Export Fair Complex, Guangzhou, PR China.

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