AI-powered robots used to pick valuable materials from Fife waste

AI-powered robots are being used to sort Fife Council's household waste in its Dunfermline material recovery facility (MRF). Installed in late 2022, the robotic pickers...

Packaging machinery manufacturer confirms two new appointments

MACHINERY provider ULMA Packaging has confirmed two new appointments to its growing team. Pavils (Pav) Koltovs joins as a service technician, while Jessica (Jess) Whalley...

Edinburgh print and packaging business invests for growth

EDINBURGH-based Thomson Print & Packaging, a supplier of bespoke printed folding cartons, has invested in large format cut-and-crease equipment from Heidelberg. The move follows the...

Latest Raptor Combi boasts every UK supermarket code of practice specification

FORTRESS Technology has revealed that its latest raptor combination machine now comes with every UK supermarket code of practice specification pre-programmed into the machine. New...

Food producer snaps up third YPS shrink wrapping line

FOLLOWING a period of expansion, Zafron Foods has taken delivery of a third side feed shrink wrapping line from Yorkshire Packaging Systems (YPS). The move...

Robot pallet wrapper innovation tipped to ‘revolutionise’ warehouse operations

PALLET wrapping automation specialist Atlanta will be showcasing two of its latest machines at LogiMAT, the trade show for intralogistics solutions and process management,...

Machinery specialist set for hat-trick of debuts at LogiMAT

PACKAGING machinery specialist Hugo Beck has outlined plans to debut three new machines at the upcoming LogiMAT exhibition, due to be held at the...

New Ishida weigher makes instant impression for cheese processor

ISHIDA has revealed that the improvements in throughput and efficiencies delivered by a trial of the firm's newly launched CCW-AS multihead weigher at Prima...

Ice-cream manufacturer snaps up second YPS shrink wrapping line

UK ice-cream manufacturer Tubzee has snapped up a second shrink wrapping line from Yorkshire Packaging Systems (YPS). Prior to working with YPS, the firm's original...

TopClip system brings tangible benefits for craft brewer

SMURFIT Kappa has provided a Belgian craft brewer with the TopClip packaging system, a paper-based replacement for shrink wrap that bundles beverage multi-packs. BeerSelect has...