Packaging Scotland

Check Weighers

Minebea goes for the easy cell

INDUSTRIAL weighing and inspection technology manufacturer Minebea Intec is offering an enhancement to its load cell PR 6201. The load cell Inteco is said to..

January 2019

New machine is Prime choice for seafood firm

A fourth generation family seafood firm in Fraserburgh has turned to a Yamato checkweigher to improve its fresh fish packaging process. Prime Seafoods is run..

January 2019

Minebea Intec launches Christmas fundraising campaign

INDUSTRIAL weighing and inspection machinery specialist Minebea Intec is getting into the festive spirit with the launch of its Christmas fundraising campaign...

December 2018

Salad days for Ishida

ISHIDA has supplied two of its latest weighers to a French co-operative for the weighing of salad. AOC (Argo Ouest Conditionnement) has installed two CCW-RV..

October 2018

Time to tackle food fraud

INSPECTION specialist Mettler-Toledo has warned that the rise in sourcing more of our food online could “open the floodgates” for more unsafe counterfeit..

October 2018

A winning combination

LOMA has revealed that many food processors are now opting to combine checkweighers with metal detectors or X-ray inspection systems. An integrated X-ray and..

October 2018

Minebea aiming to be number one in Scotland

PROMOTIONAL FEATURE Minebea Intec recently appointed Mark Clifford to the newly created position of new business account manager for the UK and Ireland in a..

October 2018

New weighers specialise in fragile products

ISHIDA Europe has launched two new multihead weighers designed for “fast and accurate” weighing of fragile products. The manufacturer said..

June 2018

New X-ray system helps tackle contamination fears

METTLER-Toledo has launched a new X-ray system that the machinery specialist claims will help food manufacturers identify very small contaminants faster and..

June 2018

The checkweigher’s growing role

The checkweigher’s function as the ‘policeman’ of the packing line is evolving to one where it can make a significant contribution to overall efficiency..

April 2018