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Fresh fish ensured with help of new IT system

FOOD industry specific software from CSB-System is helping French fish wholesaler Jean Lebeaupin in the fast and efficient daily compilation and delivery of orders to...
fruit packaging

Orange crush on the rocks?

Could new technology help fruit producers solve a long-standing conundrum? THE packing of netted citrus fruits into trays, crates and cartons is particularly prone to...

New film highlights role of steel packaging in tackling food waste

THE Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging (APEAL) has produced a new film outling the food preservation qualities of steel packaging. The move...

Packaging Automation finds ‘Perfect’ Australian partner

PACKAGING Automation (PA) has set its sights on the Australian market after signing an exclusive agreement with Sydney-based Perfect Automation Pty Ltd to represent...
A trayless apple flow wrapper with frictionless in-feed

Innovation in the flow – wrapping up explained

Flow-wrapping equipment has been around for a long time, its core features remaining largely unchanged. But user expectations are always rising, calling for things...

Fortress protection for retailers

FORTRESS Technology has supplied seven Stealth metal detectors combined with Vector conveyors as part of a new, centralised bakery for a major retailer. Each Fortress...

Fashion Fusion

REXAM’S award winning FUSION aluminium bottle has given Pepsi Twist a new look, with the original lemon flavoured cola from PepsiCo Italy being repackaged...
cream being poured on strawberries

Reclose lidding film created for Dutch soft fruits market

PARKSIDE has announced the launch of a new reclose lidding film for soft fruits in Holland

Asda trial new plant-derived packaging coating

ASDA is trialling a natural packaging solution which they say can ‘double to triple’ the shelf life of certain fresh produce

Petainer reveals new “regionalised approach” to the market

PLASTIC packaging specialist Petainer has announced the launch of a new regionalised approach to the market. Petainer revealed there are now four regional leadership roles...