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Loma names new Scottish regional sales manager

IAN Hogg has been appointed regional sales manager for Scotland at Loma systems. The manufacturer of metal detectors, checkweighers and X-ray equipment for the..

November 2018

Flow wrapper helps ensure life is sweet for chocolate specialist

A confectionary business that produces handmade chocolate treats has invested in a new horizontal flow wrapper from ULMA Packaging UK. Nottingham-based Gourmet..

November 2018

Advanced Dynamics appoints new sales chief

TOM Smith has been promoted to the role of sales director at Advanced Dynamics. Tom, a motorcycle enthusiast, joined the Yorkshire-headquartered firm in 2015...

October 2018

Peak periods and packaging preparation

Andy Pretious, UK sales and marketing manager at Automated Packaging Systems, shares an insight on how to maximise sales by making essential adjustments to a..

October 2018

Strap yourself in: whisky distillery automates strapping process

GORDIAN Strapping has announced the firm has supplied an OMS 06RP horizontal strapping machine to a whisky distillery. The machine applies a single polyester..

October 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

Omron launches new Robotic Innovation Lab

OMRON has invested £600,000 in a new Robotic Innovation Lab at the firm’s Milton Keynes base, which will demonstrate the benefits of robots in the..

October 2018