Packaging Scotland


Packaging systems manufacturer updates accreditations

AUTOMATED Packaging Systems has announced that the business has updated its ISO accreditations to ISO 14001:2015 for environmental management and ISO 9001:2015..

April 2018

High-end computing power in an ultra-compact design

PROMOTIONAL FEATURE  The ultra-compact C6030 IPC is only half the size of the closest comparable control cabinet PC, the C6930, yet it offers more interfaces..

April 2018

How do you check the accuracy of an inline checkweigher?

PROMOTIONAL FEATURE Automatic Inline Checkweighers have been part of our production lines for decades and it is estimated that in the UK alone there are 4.9..

April 2018

Coveris invests in new extrusion lines

COVERIS has announced the completion of the installation of two new extrusion lines at it’s Cheshire-based facility. The extruder of blown PE films..

April 2018

Wilkins Group invests to meet cardboard demand

THE Wilkins Group has announced a £150,000 investment on a new Heiber and Schröber tray forming machine to help in the “fight against plastic”...

April 2018

Overseas growth helps Proseal secure Royal seal of approval

PROSEAL is celebrating after bagging a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the category of International Trade. The tray sealing specialist announced that it..

April 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

Flowpack machines get ‘seal’ of approval

HUGO Beck has announced it is meeting growing demand for hermetic seals in medical goods and pharmaceutical packaging. The machinery manufacturer is seeing..

April 2018

Compostable polymers challenge plastics debate

What are we doing about plastic wrapped consumer goods? With the use of polypropylene films under attack, sales and marketing director Tony McDonald of flow..

April 2018

Systems provider joins in the fight against plastic pollution

AUTOMATED Packaging Systems has announced it will ‘do its bit’ for the environment by pledging to reduce plastic pollution. The business has signed..

March 2018