Packaging Scotland

Coding & Marking

Premium spirits producer doubles up on laser coders

AN Inner Hebrides premium whisky and gin producer is reportedly experiencing “high-quality codes” and “significantly reduced downtime” after splashing..

October 2018

DataLase appoints new marketing boss

LAURA Rickards has been appointed marketing manager at photonic printing solutions specialist, DataLase. She is joining from rigid plastic packaging..

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

TIJ helps pakora producer crack code

A Scottish-based pakora producer has reportedly seen the efficiency of its coding operation “transformed” after investing in Rotech’s RF Lite thermal..

July 2018

Coding with a conscience

Steve Ryan, UK sales manager at Rotech Machines, explains how coding can become a source of advantage in an age of heightened environmental awareness With..

July 2018

Linx staff raise £10,000 for Alzheimer’s charity

BIG-hearted employees at Linx Printing Technologies have raised £10,000 for Alzheimer’s Research UK after throwing themselves into a number of fundraising..

June 2018

Brewery shows its bottle for the World Cup

THE Martens brewery in Belgium has teamed up with a French supermarket chain to produce specially designed bottles  for this summer’s football World..

June 2018

Laser and coding giant establishes UK presence with Halo acquisition

LASER coding, marking and scoring systems specialist Macsa ID has set its sights on the UK market after acquiring Bedfordshire-based Halo Lasers. The..

June 2018

Gin bottling line a first for Ayrshire supplier

AN Ayrshire-based coding and labelling supplier has made its first foray into the booming gin market by supplying a Scots drinks firm with a complete bottling..

April 2018

Why laser is a markedly good coding solution

By John Tierney, marketing director, Linx Printing Technologies WHISKY remains one of Scotland’s most valuable exports, but it is not the only drink making..

April 2018