processing equipment

23 Jul 2021
--- Packaging machine specialist Cremer is preparing to showcase its pharmaceutical counter and bottle filling module at Pack Expo 2021 in Las Vegas, US, September 27-29. The company will also demonstrate its servo-driven HQ... Read More
19 Jul 2021
--- Throughout the global COVID-19 pandemic, PackagingInsights is dedicated to bringing its readers all the latest and most relevant industry updates. Visit this regularly updated news feed for the coronavirus information and... Read More
14 Jul 2021
--- Ulma has added a new model of flow-pack packaging machine with side-sealing and shrink wrap film to its catalog. Called Artic SS C, the new flow wrapper is designed for cheese portions in modified atmosphere packaging for... Read More
25 Jun 2021
--- Schubert is enhancing the speed of lightweight product packing with the launch of its first AI-programmed pick-and-place cobot called tog.519. A cobot (collaborative robot) is a robot intended for direct human interaction... Read More
17 Jun 2021
--- Researchers at the Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS), Canada, have developed a packaging film capable of keeping strawberries fresh for up to twelve days.
16 Jun 2021
--- Researchers at British Institute Campden BRI and sterile packaging specialist Sterafill have developed a plasma technology capable of cutting pre- and re-sterilization times in packaging by up to 93 percent compared to... Read More
15 Jun 2021
--- A European project called Life Ecomethylal has developed a modular chemical recycling system capable of converting 1 kg of non-recyclable waste into 0.5 kg of methylal, a substance used as a solvent and raw material to... Read More
11 Jun 2021
--- In packaging news this week, Henkel Adhesive Technologies unveiled a palletizing adhesive packaging format that cuts or fully dispenses with the need for film and pallet stretch wrap. The plastics circular economy sparked... Read More
09 Jun 2021
--- Industrial technology provider Husky Injection Molding Systems is partnering with injection molding specialist Chem-Trend to design a color change system for packaging manufacturers to ensure repeatability and a more... Read More
08 Jun 2021
--- Packaging specialist ULMA has unveiled a new system designed for vacuum wrapping meat and cheese products, the FV 55 SD wrapping machine. The system meets US Department of Agriculture (USDA) hygiene standards and is the... Read More
08 Jun 2021
--- The Coca-Cola Company is partnering with Dutch technological non-profit The Ocean Cleanup to intercept plastic waste in rivers before it enters the world’s oceans. The partnership will deploy 15 semi-autonomous... Read More
04 Jun 2021
--- In packaging news this week, Tesco unveiled fully recyclable packaging for potatoes in Ireland. Mondi secured Olmuksan from International Paper in Turkey, Bericap acquired German aluminum closures supplier Mala, and Smurfit... Read More
03 Jun 2021
--- Sidel is introducing a highly flexible Industry 4.0 case-packing platform for shaped containers in wrap-around blanks, trays and shelf-ready packaging. The packaging equipment and services provider says changing consumer... Read More
01 Jun 2021
--- Bee’ah, a leading Middle Eastern environmental, recycling and waste management company, is partnering with UK waste recovery specialist Chinook Sciences to create the first waste-to-hydrogen project in the UAE using... Read More
27 May 2021
--- Dutch biopolymer pioneer Avantium has been awarded €1.78 million (US$2.17 million) in EU grants to develop its Volta Technology for producing CO2-based polymers. This platform technology uses electrochemistry to convert... Read More
27 May 2021
--- A new report by the City College of New York’s Grove School of Engineering has identified thermal conversion, also known as waste-to-energy (WTE), as an important component of US municipal solid waste (MSW) recycling.... Read More
27 May 2021
--- Tray sealing specialist Proseal is launching a high-speed, fully automatic case packing system. The new patent-pending Proseal CP3 complements the company’s extensive range of tray sealing machines, offering customers... Read More
10 May 2021
--- Kirin is demonstrating how in-house robotic hands can replace manual labor in Japan’s increasingly aging workforce. Robots designed at Kirin’s Brewery’s Package Innovation Laboratory are being tested in... Read More
10 May 2021
--- Multivac is introducing a spray system for slicing and packaging cheese, ham and vegan products that reduces plastics consumption by bypassing the requirement for conventional interleaving film between slices. The system... Read More
23 Apr 2021
--- Informed Sport is launching an app that uses barcode scanning to help users find sports nutrition products tested for banned substances. After years of development, the free app is available worldwide and informs users... Read More