ancillary equipment

08 Aug 2022
--- Frugalpac is providing Greenall’s – the Original London Dry Gin – with its paper-based Frugal Bottle. Greenall is one of the first major gin brands in the UK to launch in paper bottle format, reducing its... Read More
05 Aug 2022
--- This week in industry news, Smurfit Kappa’s paper mill in Nettingsdorf, Austria, launched a sustainable district heating project. Meanwhile, Berry Global announced its first three sites in North America to achieve the... Read More
01 Aug 2022
--- Itero has collected €6 million (US$6.15 million) in investments – including €5 million (US$5.12 million) from Infinity Recycling’s Circular Plastics Fund (CPF) – to finance the design and building... Read More
29 Jul 2022
--- CEFLEX is conducting a research program on Near Infrared (NIR) technology’s ability to sort multi-layered flexible packaging for the recycling sector. The study is being conducted in collaboration with a network of... Read More
28 Jul 2022
--- PepsiCo Labs has selected six technology startups to trial emerging solutions on its European supply chains. The collaborations are geared toward achieving environmental sustainability advances and will be conducted... Read More
27 Jul 2022
--- Constantia Flexibles is set to launch environmentally sustainable product lines at FachPack 2022 in Nuremberg, Germany, this September. PackagingInsights speaks with Achim Grefenstein, senior VP of R&D, Joerg Adrian, VP... Read More
27 Jul 2022
--- Robotics are increasingly prevalent in the packaging industry, but there are still many areas where robots and cobots could be introduced to improve productivity and environmental sustainability, according to experts.... Read More
26 Jul 2022
--- Ineos Olefins & Polymers Europe is investing multi-million euros into state-of-the-art technology that will enable it to work with converters, brands and retailers to develop simpler and more recyclable flexible... Read More
22 Jul 2022
--- Hinojosa Packaging Group, a producer of sustainable packaging solutions in Southern Europe, has become the first in the packaging industry to get Aenor accreditation. This distinction is said to honor their commitment to the... Read More
22 Jul 2022
--- This week in industry news, Antares Vision Group introduced a series of packaging inspection machines for F&B applications. Meanwhile, PulPac’s project to pioneer Dry Molded Fiber sourced from agricultural residues... Read More
21 Jul 2022
--- Graphic Packaging International will present ClipCombo, a machine system that allows manufacturers to generate numerous packaging options on a single modular equipment system, at the Drinktec expo in Munich, Germany, in... Read More
20 Jul 2022
--- SABIC is introducing a pilot project with technology company Finboot, advanced recycling pioneer Plastic Energy, and packaging specialist Intraplás, to investigate the possibilities of blockchain technology in... Read More
19 Jul 2022
--- LyondellBasell is joining Nextek’s Nextloopp food-grade recycled PP (FGrPP) packaging initiative, which has brought together more than 40 major industry players to pioneer post-consumer plastics recycling and product... Read More
18 Jul 2022
--- Marchesini Group and Sea Vision Group have developed a technology for the serialization, aggregation and traceability of blisters when separated from their cartons, which are important for combating drug counterfeiting and... Read More
15 Jul 2022
--- This week in industry news, Nexus Circular and Braskem signed a detailed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to secure the production output from a new advanced recycling facility in the US. Meanwhile, Smurfit Kappa supported... Read More
14 Jul 2022
--- Zume and Transcend Packaging, which claims to be Europe’s first major producer of paper straws, are joining forces in a multi-million dollar deal to replace billions of pieces of plastic with molded fiber alternatives.... Read More
13 Jul 2022
--- Dow has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with one of China’s leading F&B groups, Want-Want, to drive zero-solvent emissions and develop a circular economy for flexible packaging. The agreement aims to... Read More
13 Jul 2022
--- KHS is set to showcase its latest machine and packaging systems at Drinktec in Munich, Germany (September 12-16), including the filler/seamer block SmartCan, which provides hygiene, flexibility and simple operation benefits.... Read More
12 Jul 2022
--- Saperatec will highlight a “groundbreaking” multilayer delamination approach at K Fair 2022, taking place October 19-26 in Düsseldorf, Germany. At the trade show, it will demonstrate the extended mechanical... Read More
11 Jul 2022
--- Syntegon is preparing to unveil a new robotics pick-and-place (RPP) platform at FachPack in Nuremberg, Germany (September 27-29). The company says the COVID-19 pandemic has significantly accelerated the mega-trend toward... Read More