ancillary equipment

18 May 2022
--- Filling machinery in the packaging industry faces much of the same problems as any other area – raw material shortages, inflating prices, and late delivery times for essential components. As these issues continue to... Read More
13 May 2022
--- At Packaging Innovations 2022 in Birmingham, UK, Aegg will be showcasing its new range of plastic packaging tax-friendly food packaging and five new off-the-shelf spirit bottles, alongside its premium range of food jars and... Read More
12 May 2022
--- GEA is showcasing new digital solutions on a 24-meter-long production line for sliced meat, including new packaging technology, at IFFA in Frankfurt, Germany (May 14-19). The line will highlight a user-oriented control... Read More
11 May 2022
--- Coca-Cola is unveiling a new beverage machine smart dispenser that offers greater choice and personalization in drinks. The New Compact Freestyle also reduces carbon emissions and packaging by facilitating reusability.
10 May 2022
--- Global governments, industry and community organizers can now view plastic waste sites through an interactive map developed using satellite imagery and machine learning. The Global Plastics Watch map has already identified... Read More
05 May 2022
--- Aptar CSP Technologies, part of AptarGroup, will preview its first-ever active bottle featuring post-consumer recycled (PCR) content at VitaFoods Europe (Booth J60), May 10-12 in Geneva, Switzerland. The company also plans... Read More
05 May 2022
--- Schubert Additive Solutions launched an end-to-end 3D printing solution at Anuga FoodTec 2022 in Cologne, Germany, last week. The Partbox printer is connected to a digital warehouse, allowing customers to print machinery... Read More
03 May 2022
--- Italian food industry solutions company Biometic is touting its 3D XRay technology for F&B packaging branded Mito, which uses artificial intelligence to analyze and evaluate products for foreign bodies and verify the... Read More
03 May 2022
--- GEA has reengineered its H-Packer SO Plus for long-cut pasta packaging by integrating a faster, “highly” reliable and technologically advanced system, comprising a double-dosing unit and a continuous motion... Read More
02 May 2022
--- Food processing specialist tna solutions says customer hesitation is causing many companies to avoid adopting smart solutions like artificial intelligence (AI) and augmented reality (AR) for their production lines, despite... Read More
29 Apr 2022
--- At this year’s Anuga FoodTec, Siemens is showcasing a digitally-enhanced vertical farming solution. The vertical farming model delivers improved resource efficiency and carbon cuts in crop production for various food... Read More
28 Apr 2022
--- At Anuga FoodTec 2022, Antares Vision is presenting its All-in-One food inspection and quality control technology. The machine enables in-line inspection and quality control for food in one machine with a full array of... Read More
25 Apr 2022
--- Polysecure and Röchling Industrial are forming an exclusive cooperation to add anti-counterfeiting invisible marker technology to plastic products. The technology, branded SmartMarker, will equip Röchling’s... Read More
21 Apr 2022
--- Schubert is constructing a €38 million (US$41.4 million) facility in the company’s largest building project to date. The packaging machine manufacturer’s new assembly hall with an office wing is expected to... Read More
21 Apr 2022
--- Sealed Air is joining forces with ExxonMobil and supermarket chain Ahold Delhaize USA on an advanced recycling initiative said to be the “first of its kind” in the US. The project recycles flexible plastics from... Read More
19 Apr 2022
--- The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) has published an independent scientific study that demonstrates the chemical recycling of hard-to-recycle plastic waste could reduce plastic’s climate impact when compared to... Read More
13 Apr 2022
--- Mosca is set to demonstrate how stretch wrappers and strapping machines can work together in the food sector at Anuga FoodTec 2022 in Cologne, Germany (26-29 April). The company’s exhibit features a fully automated... Read More
08 Apr 2022
--- Experts are convening today at the University of Portsmouth, UK, to discuss the success of policies tackling the global plastic pollution crisis. The two-day online workshop reviews research and proposals initiated at the... Read More
08 Apr 2022
--- The Teufelberger Group has acquired its Polish competitor Maillis Plastics Solutions (MPS) to expand its plastics processing division. The takeover secures MPS’ high-performance steel wire ropes, fiber ropes and... Read More
01 Apr 2022
--- In packaging news this week, corrugated packaging giant Smurfit Kappa exited the Russian market, and metal packaging supplier Ball revealed it is pursuing the sale of its Russian business as the Ukraine war continues to... Read More