machinery & automation

26 May 2023
--- This week in industry news, Vetropack started to heat two glass furnaces to increase production by 70% while SABIC partnered with Estiko Packaging Solutions and Coldwater Prawns to make an ecological pouch for frozen shrimp.... Read More
24 May 2023
--- Asian dairy company Yili Group is strengthening its partnership with Sidel by installing the equipment provider’s Aseptic Lab filler to research and test product designs. Sidel’s Aseptic Lab filler is said to be... Read More
17 May 2023
--- Filling machines are increasing in speed and efficiency from consumers demanding automatic packaging systems to keep up with labor shortages while improving eco-friendly practices. PackagingInsights investigates trends in... Read More
12 May 2023
--- Interpack 2023 wrapped up after ten days of industry fervor at Messe Düsseldorf, Germany. The show, which returned after a six-year break, displayed automation and digitalization as key topics in all 17 trade show... Read More
12 May 2023
--- This week in industry news, Smurfit Kappa expanded its Pruszków corrugated plant in Poland and Billerud released a machine-glazed kraft paper wrap. Meanwhile, Krones supplied Makkah Water Company with two additional... Read More
11 May 2023
--- Viscotec Starlinger showcased its new post-consumer PP, HDPE and PS packaging recycling technology viscoZero at Interpack 2023 in Düsseldorf, Germany. We speak to the company’s sales director, Andreas Fuchs, about... Read More
09 May 2023
--- Tna Solutions is exploring virtual reality at Interpack 2023 with its Extended Reality (XR) technology that enables remote commissioning, installation and maintenance of production lines while reducing its carbon footprint.... Read More
09 May 2023
--- Amcor will acquire New Zealand-based Moda Systems, which creates state-of-the-art protein packaging machines. Moda designs, assembles and supports innovative, high-performance modular vacuum packaging solutions for the meat,... Read More
08 May 2023
--- Antares Vision Group is highlighting its Microwave technology for detecting foreign objects in F&B products to ensure food safety at Interpack 2023 in Dusseldorf, Germany. The Microwave was jointly developed with... Read More
05 May 2023
--- Amcor and IMA Ilapak are currently displaying the “world’s first” variable geometry flow wrapper machine, branded Delta OF-360 X, at the Interpack trade show in Düsseldorf, Germany. The partnering... Read More
04 May 2023
--- As the packaging industry gathers in Düsseldorf, Germany, for the Interpack trade show, PackagingInsights spotlights the debut of Sealpac’s semi-automatic traysealer. “As a world premiere, we are showing a... Read More
04 May 2023
--- Sealed Air has changed its corporate brand to SEE, taking the next step in reinventing the company and partnering with customers to deliver packaging solutions integrating automation, digital and sustainability, creating... Read More
01 May 2023
--- Greiner Packaging will showcase a new generation of injection molded recycled PET (rPET) cups at the Interpack trade show, which starts this week in Düsseldorf, Germany (May 4-10). The Austrian packaging supplier says... Read More
24 Apr 2023
--- Syntegon will showcase its system competence for the confectionery and nutraceutical industry – from the kitchen, depositing and finishing technologies to packaging solutions at Interpack 2023 in Düsseldorf,... Read More
21 Apr 2023
--- This week in industry news, Innovia Films developed a printable coated cavitated biaxially oriented PP (BOPP) facestock film for pressure-sensitive labeling applications. Meanwhile, Multivac and Berry Global opened and... Read More
19 Apr 2023
--- Bakery packaging is a segment focussed on balancing food shelf life with material reduction. Products that struggle to stay fresh, such as bread, require packaging technologies and materials that can extend their lifespan to... Read More
17 Apr 2023
--- KHS is presenting its washing and filling module branded Innokeg X for craft brewers at the Craft Brewers Conference in Nashville, US. The two-in-one solution has an output of 25 returnable kegs an hour and offers improved... Read More
13 Apr 2023
--- Sea Vision Group will showcase its AI-powered collection solutions for the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries at this year’s Interpack trade show May 4-10 in Düsseldorf, Germany.Sea Vision has been developing... Read More