The robot cell is fitted with a six-axis ABB robot arm which can be fitted with between six and 12 suction grippers to suit a range of product quantities

Automation helps meet shelf-ready criteria

A newly-installed fully-automated case-erecting and robotic-loading solution by Endoline Machinery at Nairn’s Oatcakes has automated a labour-intensive operation, improved efficiency and overcome previous limitations...

SIG ramps up plans to improve recyclability of carton packs

SIG has announced plans to raise the proportion of fiber in its aseptic carton structure. The company revealed it intends to develop a full-barrier aluminium-free...

Sustainable cartonboard solution unveiled for fresh produce

PAPER-based specialist Graphic Packaging International has introduced ProducePack, a cartonboard solution for fresh produce. The carton is said to offer an eco-friendly option for a...

Whisky brand unveils ‘eye-catching’ packaging revamp

FALCONER has produced 'distinctive' secondary packaging for Scotch whisky brand Murray McDavid. The 'eye-catching' design of the packaging retains the six core colours of the...

Designer wins award for second year running with eco-friendly design

A Swedish designer has scooped a top prize at the Pro Carton Young Designer Awards for the second year running. Marie Falk’s packaging solution ‘Save...

Street food packaging concept earns student top prize

A young student has taken the top honours in a national packaging design competition after creating a new packaging concept for the booming street...

‘Remarkable’ solution unveiled for limited-edition blended malt Scotch whisky

CARTON manufacturer Falconer Print & Packaging has produced a 'premium' solution for Compass Box, a producer, bottler and marketer of a range of blended...
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Carton producers on the case

The search for innovative automatic solutions keeps carton producers hot on the heels of success. MANUFACTURERS who aim to improve their packaging methods expect modern...

Pro Carton revamps website to highlight merits of cartonboard

PRO Carton, the European Association of Carton and Cartonboard manufacturers, has announced it has relaunched its website with a revamped digital platform. www.procarton.com has been...

Public votes sought for carton awards

PUBLIC voting is now underway for the 2022 European Carton Excellence Award and Pro Carton’s Young Designer Award. Pro Carton, the European association for carton...