Machinery manufacturer backs ‘sustainable innovation’

ULMA Packaging has launched a new project designed to help food industry manufacturers tackle sustainability challenges. The #ULMAweCare project was launched at the IFFA trade...
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Pipeline system tipped to create a Sparc

SPARC Systems has designed a pipeline x-ray solution to meet the demands of the food safety requirements within the protein and dairy sectors.

Injection moulding machine manufacturer reports rise in orders

INJECTION moulding machine manufacturer Sumitomo (SHI) Demag has revealed the value of orders for machines produced in Germany during the first six months of...

SEALPAC UK confirms Pulsotronic partnership

SEALPAC UK has announced it has become the sole UK distributor for Pulsotronic's range of detection and quality control solutions

Avanti appoints engineering director

PAUL Hanley has been appointed engineering director at Avanti Conveyors. He has worked in the packaging industry for 16 years, featuring spells at SCA, Saica...

Robotic cell helps production to sprout

SCOTTISH Borders-based vegetable processor, Drysdales, is said to have become the first UK produce firm to automate its sprout crate loading operation in a...

‘First of its kind’ tray-positioning system launched

PROSEAL has launched a 'first of its kind' tray positioning system that calculates the required tray-spacing set-up parameters for individual tray sealing tool-sets. This, the...

24/7 conversion brings packaging sector jobs boost

AUTOMATED Packaging Systems’ has announced that its in-house converting process is now running 24/7. The business said this is enabling the company to meet greater...
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Equipment makes life sweet for cake specialist

A German cake manufacturer is using Ishida technology for precision dosing of fruit toppings and to meet quality standards
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Conveyor specialist strengthens sales team

MANUFACTURER Avanti Conveyors has appointed Nigel Avison as key account manager for the UK and Ireland. He has spent 30 years working in the materials...