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New inhaler helps ensure correct dosages are dispensed

RPC Formatec, part of the RPC Bramlage Division, has unveiled a new inhaler which the firm claims will ensure patients get the correct dose of medication. The..

October 2018

Seal of approval: firm honoured for international trade

PROSEAL UK is celebrating after receiving a Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade. The tray sealing specialist was presented with the award by..

October 2018

Linx confirms upgrade of 8900 series of CIJ printers

LINX Printing Technologies has added new features to its 8900 series of Continuous Ink Jet (CIJ) printers, which the firm claims will open it up to more..

October 2018

New partnership gives SMEs access to paper straws

PLASTICO has announced a supply agreement with Transcend Packaging that will offer SME food and drink service companies access to paper straws as an..

October 2018

A clear vision: new system tackles picking challenges

RARUK Automation has launched a new vision system which claims to allow even the most complex 3D picking challenges to be quickly set up without the need for..

October 2018

Packaging giant launches new inclusion and diversity initiative

SMURFIT Kappa has announced the launch of a new inclusion and diversity (I&D) programme to “embrace and celebrate” its multi-cultural workforce..

October 2018

PDM 2019 set for Manchester move

THE Plastics Design & Moulding (PDM) event is moving to a new location next year, organisers have announced. The two-day exhibition and conference is..

October 2018

MAP, CAP or vac-pack?

Drying, chilling, freezing, sterilisation and pasteurisation describe just some methods of food preservation. However, all of these have major drawbacks —..

October 2018

Tough topics debated at EFIA breakfast meeting

THE European Flexographic Industry Association (EFIA) has held a breakfast meeting to discuss sustainability challenges facing the sector. Over 70 delegates..

October 2018

API Group predicts luxury packaging trends for the year ahead

API Group has revealed the luxury packaging trends expected to drive the sector in the coming year. Unveiling its AW2019/SS2020 Trends Folio at this year’s..

October 2018