Packaging Scotland

Check Weighers

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

Yamato names new business development manager

PAUL Ingall has been appointed business development manager at Yamato Scale Dataweigh. The firm revealed his “chief responsibility” will be to..

April 2017

Yamato launches genuine spare parts next-day delivery service

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK has announced a next-day delivery service on genuine spare parts. The service applies to ranges of multihead weighers and..

April 2017

Loma’s new training academy aims to increase productivity

Loma Systems has launched a new global customer training academy, which the firm says is designed to “maximise production efficiencies by reducing..

November 2016

Loma announces changes to nationwide field service team

Loma Systems has announced a restructuring of its nationwide field service team. The manufacturer of metal detectors, checkweighers and x-ray inspection..

July 2016

Serialisation innovation

Reinhold Van Ackeren, head of marketing & product management, Mettler-Toledo PCE, explains how new product inspection technology can help prevent..

April 2016

New facility takes centre stage

DESCRIBED as a move to further drive forward innovation and productivity, Loma Systems has opened a Technical Centre of Excellence in Manchester. Loma said the..

April 2016

Flexibility is key for mushroom supplier

ISHIDA multihead weighing and checkweighing technology, supported by the company’s IDCS II advanced checkweigher data capture system, are said to be helping..

April 2016