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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.

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.

Mobile World Congress 2017: New Bosch microscanner BML050 for interactive laser projection

Transforming any surface into a virtual user interface Optical MEMS based scanner Creating flexible and intuitive virtual user interfaces Superior image quality and focus-free projection Bosch booth at MWC: Hall 6, booth 6E20  

CHINAPLAS 2017 to inspire smart manufacturing through Industry 4.0 Conference

“Industry 4.0”, one of today’s hottest topics, deserves our attention. It potentially will impact nearly every major manufacturing operation around the globe. Germany and China launched their respective “Industry 4.0” and “Made in China 2025” strategies with the similar purpose of upgrading their industries and advancing the goal of smart manufacturing.  

Videojet Introduces New Pink Uv Fluorescent Ink To Drive Productivity

Videojet develops an ink for dual-purpose applications requiring both machine readable fluorescent and human readable codes  

Crown Celebrates 125 Years of Innovation

Philadelphia, PA ­– February 21, 2017. In 1892, William Painter changed the trajectory of the beverage industry with the invention of the bottle cap (also known as the crown cork). Throughout 2017, Crown Holdings, Inc.

Bosch Launches Online Platform To Optimize Package Choice Digital expertise features complete system solutions from Bosch for confectionery, nuts, bakery, snacks and powders Single point of contact for the entire vertical packaging system

APPCON 2017 - ASEAN Pharma Packaging Conference

Secure and optimize your packaging by navigating regulatory requirements with innovative materials and technologies   

Logoplaste Innovation Lab Wins One If Design Award 2017

Logoplaste Innovation Lab was a winner of this year’s iF DESIGN AWARD, A world-renowned design prize. The winning product, “Vimagua Water Bottle”, won in the discipline Packaging Design / Beverages category. Each year, Germany’s oldest independent design organization, Hannover-based iF International Forum Design GmbH, organizes the iF DESIGN AWARD.  

Robert Bosch Venture Capital Invests In TetraVue Innovative Leader in advanced 3D LIDAR technology

Robert Bosch Venture Capital co-leads 10 million US dollar Series A funding round Ultra high resolution 3D data and imagery can help automated vehicles with the obstacle identification process  

Sacmi presents ECLIPSIM for "total quality control" of metal sheets

The Group completes and extends its metal graphics inspection and quality control range. Two versions, DECO and COAT, are available for the in-line inspection of decoration and coating quality over the entire surface of the metal sheet.  

​AR Metallizing Reaches The Finals Of Europe's Largest Business Awards

Genk (Belgium), AR Metallizing has been selected as one of ten Ruban d’Honneur recipients for the 2016/17 European Business Awards in the category Environmental & Corporate Sustainability.  

CHINAPLAS 2017: BASF and CHINAPLAS Showcase Innovative Solutions For Smarter Living, Co-Created With Designers And Brand Owners

Extraordinary “TRIO” prototypes include robot hand, revolutionary bicycle tire, and others Interactive virtual and augmented reality booth concept will enhance visitor experience CHINAPLAS 2017: May 16-19 at China Import & Export Fair Complex, Guangzhou  

Bosch Presents Complete System Solution For Jellies Focus On Hygienic Execution And Operator Friendliness

Hygienically designed system solution for easy cleaning High-speed processing, depositing and packaging equipment Single-source solutions provider offering increased levels of support    

Uflex Presents The Game Changer In Pharma Packaging

Noida, 15 february 2017: conventionally polyvinyl chloride (pvc) and bi-axially oriented polyamide, bopa (commonly known as bon) films have been extensively used in cold formed pharma packaging industry. A typical alu – alu blister laminate comprises three layers i.e. 25 micron bopa/ 60 micron soft aluminium foil / 60 micron pvc.  

Visitors Will Learn About New Technology, Solutions, And Equipment At Booth #147

St. Croix falls, wi, february 13, 2017 - brandtjen & kluge (kluge) will be exhibiting at booth #147 at graphics of the americas expo, broward county convention center in fort lauderdale, fl., february 16-18, 2017.  

Beck Automation And Intravis Announce Co-Operation For Iml Vision Systems

System integration of optical inspection systems as turnkey solutions from beck automation Flexible vision systems with the imlwatcher from intravis High level of quality and improved added value    

Sidel's Eco Booster: Maximise Profit, Minimise Costs, Improve Sustainability

Sidel is helping beverage producers to maximise cost efficiency while simultaneously improving sustainability with ECO Booster™, a service suitably developed for customers already operating Sidel blowers. ECO Booster, part of the Sidel Services™ portfolio, can provide measurable savings by reducing the consumption of materials, electricity and compressed air.

Bangladesh, "Market Of The Future" - Sacmi To Feature Prominently At Ipf 2017

 The group returns to the plastics-packaging fair in dhaka - in a market with one of the highest growth and development potentials in the world - to illustrate new additions to its range. It does so after gaining key customers in recent years thanks to numerous successful projects with key players in the local industry  

Cosmo Films Commissions Significant Capacity Expansion

Delhi, feb 8, 2017– cosmo films, a leading manufacturer of biaxially oriented polypropylene (bopp) films which go in for packaging, lamination & labeling applications; has announced start up of its tenth, 10.4 metre bopp line. With installation of this new line, the company will increase its annual capacity by 40%, taking it to 1.96 lakh mt.
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Cuttingedge Technologies At Chinaplas 2017 Aim To Help Accelerate The Global Economy

With the theme of “Greenovation for a Smart Future”, CHINAPLAS 2017 (The 31 st International Exhibition on Plastics and Rubber Industries), Asia's No. 1 plastics and rubber trade fair, will feature “Intelligent Manufacturing”, “High-tech Materials” and “Green Solutions” with a full spectrum of innovative exhibits to senior-level, professional visitors.
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With the theme of “Greenovation for a Smart Future”, CHINAPLAS 2017 (The 31 st International Exhibition on Plastics and Rubber Industries), Asia's No. 1 plastics and rubber trade fair, will feature “Intelligent Manufacturing”, “High-tech Materials” and “Green Solutions” with a full spectrum of innovative exhibits to senior-level, professional visitors.

Interphex 2017 Marchesini Group Focuses Again On The Robotic Monobloc Extrafill To Repeat The Success Of Its Debut

Pianoro (Bologna) – Following last year’s success at Interphex, Marchesini Group will be returning to the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York for the new edition of the premier pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device development and manufacturing event in the US.

Plastics Recycling Technology Conference Brings Key Industry Stakeholders To Cologne

AMI, Bristol, 16th January 2017 – Responding to pressure to recycle more plastics and to add value to reclaimed materials, leading experts and professionals from across Europe gather in Cologne for the first Plastics Recycling Technology conference. The conference, organised by specialist plastics industry consultancy AMI, takes place on 20-21 June 2017.  

Terumo And Nemera Announce Validated Compatibility Between Plajextm Polymer Prefillable Syringes And Safensound

To serve the needs of the pharmaceutical industry and users, Nemera and Terumo agreed to cooperate to confirm compatibility between PLAJEXTM COP prefillable syringes and the Safe’n’Sound® platform, an add-on passive sharps injury protection device for prefilled syringes (PFS).  

Sidel Starlite Tropical Brings Increased Resistance And Stability To All Pet Bottles For Csd

This latest addition to StarLite™ range of bottle bases ensures better performance of PET bottles for carbonated soft drinks (CSD) produced and distributed in extreme environmental conditions.  

Pe Film Industry Remains Strong But Challenges On The Horizon

PE film extruders consumed over 7.4 million tonnes of polymer in 2016 Polyethylene film accounts for 80% of film products manufactured in Europe Future challenges to the PE film industry  

Europen Welcomes Improvements To Epr Requirements And Safeguard Of The Internal Market

EUROPEN, 24 January 2017 -Following today’s vote in the European Parliament ENVI Committee on the revision of the Waste Framework Directive (WFD) and Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive (PPWD), EUROPEN welcomes the ENVI Committee’s proposed improvements to the legal framework for extended producer responsibility (EPR).  

Chinaplas 2017 With Its Strong Focus On End Users Is Ready To Welcome International Visitors

CHINAPLAS 2017, Asia's No. 1 plastics and rubber trade fair, is an end-user- oriented trade fair focusing on “Intelligent Manufacturing, High-tech Materials and Green Solutions”.

Cosmo Films Now Offers Ultra High Barrier Films

DELHI, Jan 23, 2017– Cosmo Films, a leading manufacturer of speciality BOPP films has just introduced several additions to its range of barrier films and now has a significant portfolio of transparent as well as metalized varieties.

Covestro India Pushes Boundaries At Plastivision 2017

At its first participation at the triennial event post becoming an independent company, Covestro highlights key products under the mission ‘To make the world a brighter place.’  

Compression And Total Quality Control The Sacmi Response To The Indian Market

Group soon to take part in the Plastivision fair in Mumbai (19-23 January 2017).

Uflex Launches Super Barrier Polyester Film

Noida, 19 January 2017: India’s largest multinational flexible packaging materials and solution company Uflex has launched Super Barrier Polyester Film, FLEXPET TM F- PGB-12.  

Sidel Pet Complete Water Solution Improving Every Aspect Of Production From Leightweighting Through To Performance And Hygiene

Success for producers bottling still and sparkling water requires a focus on output and efficiency, combined with an uncompromising commitment to food safety.


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