Ishida dishes up new solution for langoustines

ISHIDA has revealed that an integrated weighing and tray sealing solution has allowed one of Spain’s leading fish processors to double throughput on one...

Southgate brings in new service manager

PACKAGING supplier Southgate Global has announced the appointment of a new service manager to run its service and repair team following a 'continued boom' in...

Pandemic accelerates automation plans in injection moulding

Nigel Flowers, MD of Sumitomo Demag UK, explores the impact of the pandemic on automation trends within the injection moulding sector THE pandemic has amplified...

‘Advanced’ X-ray tech launched for ‘hard to find’ contaminants

METTLER-Toledo Product Inspection has launched what the manufacturer describes as its ‘most advanced’ X-ray inspection technology to date, boosting the ability to detect low...

5 ways that digitalisation of product inspection helps food safety compliance

Food safety and regulatory compliance are hot topics for food manufacturers. Here, Ian Scott-Mance, technology manager of Mettler-Toledo ProdX considers how digitalised product inspection...

Automation investment is child’s play for toy retailer

SMYTHS Toys has implemented Sparck Technologies’ right-size auto-boxing systems to boost throughput for its e-commerce business. The retailer has installed three Sparck CVP machines at...

Work experience event gives youngsters a taste of robotics and automation careers

SEVEN youngsters aged between 14 and 16 recently spent a week with FANUC UK, gaining hands-on robotics experience as they learnt what it takes...

Efficient pallet flow without the need for manual lifting of pallets

Sponsored content: The PALOMAT® pallet magazine automates pallet handling, increases efficiency when stacking and destacking pallets, and protects employees from the unsuitable work of manually lifting heavy pallets.

LineView Solutions unlocks £5.4m in capacity increase for Britvic

LineView Solutions, a provider of manufacturing optimisation solutions, has revealed it has unlocked £5.4 million in capacity increase at Britvic’s factory in Rugby, UK...

Bosch seeks new owner for its packaging machinery business

BOSCH Group has announced plans to sell its packaging business after "intensively and thoroughly considering all its strategic options". The business will look for a...