Packaging Scotland


Putting packhouses in control of efficiency

Brillopak director David Jahn extols the benefits of semi-automated packing systems APPLYING robotics to a case packing process may well make a sound business..

January 2018

Investment helps hand hygiene firm to clean up

PACEPACKER has announced it has helped to more than double the output for a global hand hygiene supplier by automating the case erection, loading and..

January 2018

Stretch wrap machine is ticking all the boxes

FAMILY-run McLaren Packaging of Port Glasgow has enlisted the help of strapping and wrapping machinery specialists, Mosca, to enhance its service offering and..

January 2018

New machine proves to be the big cheese

AN artisan cheese specialist is said to be experiencing a “significant” production increase since installing ULMA Packaging’s TFS 200 Thermoformer at its..

January 2018

Latest innovations to be showcased at FoodTec

THE latest machines for the food packaging sector will take centre stage at the Anuga FoodTec trade fair in Cologne in March. Ishida Europe has revealed its..

January 2018

Brand protection: Ramping up your food safety strategy

Consumer perceptions and a high profile product recall can make or break a food brand. The damage, if left unchecked, can come back and haunt a company for..

January 2018

Technology increases shelf life of salmon

HIGH technology company JenAct Limited have been working in partnership with Marine Products (Scotland) Limited to produce a system designed to increase the..

January 2018

A ‘new dimension’ to product packaging

A retail packaging specialist has revealed it has attracted “huge market interest” in its new Fuse division. The Wilkins Group invested £600,000 in a..

January 2018

Fresh look for Proseal site

TRAY sealing firm Proseal has unveiled a new-look website, described as being designed to help visitors identify the best solution for their sealing needs. The..

December 2017

Making a mark: manufacturer hails laser and slitting investment

FLEXIBLE packaging manufacturer, Skymark, has announced a new investment in slitting and laser technology. The firm has snapped up a Universal X6lp with high..

November 2017