Packaging Scotland


DHL snaps up four collaborative robots

DHL Supply Chain has bought four collaborative Sawyer robots as part of the firm’s robotics programme. The robots will be used across DHL’s 19..

May 2017

Krones puts faith in apprentice programme

Krones has expanded its apprentice programme with the announcement that three more recruits are planned to join the company this year. Managing director Andrew..

April 2017

Yamato names new business development manager

PAUL Ingall has been appointed business development manager at Yamato Scale Dataweigh. The firm revealed his “chief responsibility” will be to..

April 2017

Yamato launches genuine spare parts next-day delivery service

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK has announced a next-day delivery service on genuine spare parts. The service applies to ranges of multihead weighers and..

April 2017

CWM Automation adds to sales and marketing team

CWM Automation has strengthened its sales and marketing department with two new appointments. The packaging machinery and end of line automation manufacturer,..

March 2017

Acquisition adds to Tetra Pak’s cheese technology portfolio

Tetra Pak has announced the acquisition of Wisconsin-based Johnson Industries International, a manufacturer of equipment and lines to produce mozzarella..

March 2017

Machinery manufacturer recognised for export success

PACKAGING machinery manufacturer Packaging Automation (PA) is celebrating after being featured in The Sunday Times Lloyds SME Export Track 100 league table..

February 2017

A Wise move: FANUC apprentice scoops top student prize

FANUC apprentice George Wise has won a top student award after being nominated for his “industrious and mature approach to further education..

February 2017

Brand reputation is an important part of the mix

Product consistency is vital to maintaining brand image.  Latest weighing technology can help in ensuring the right proportion of ingredients in every pack,..

February 2017

Kippen brewer sees benefits of canning

Scottish beer company Fallen Brewing has installed a canning line and is moving its entire range into cans. The Kippen-based craft brewer has installed an ABE..

January 2017