Packaging Scotland

Coding & Marking

Why it’s not too late to get FMD-ready

The clock is ticking for pharmaceutical manufacturers to comply with the FMD (Falsified Medicines Directive). Aimed at reducing the number of falsified..

January 2019

Coding and marking for alcoholic drinks

John Tierney, marketing director at Linx Printing Technologies, provides an overview of the coding and marking requirements of the UK alcoholic drinks industry..

January 2019

Life is sweet thanks to automation

A premium chocolate producer has reportedly experienced significant labour-saving benefits since automating its coding process. Suffolk-based Pump Street..

January 2019

Macsa confirms demonstration room investment

MACSA ID UK has announced investment in a new demonstration room at its base in Shefford, Bedforshire. The area will showcase coding and marking..

January 2019

DataLase appoints new sales chief

DATALASE has appointed Jason Hamlin to the role of sales manager for the UK and Europe. The photonic printing solutions company, which is part of the SATO..

January 2019

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