Packaging, labelling & coding

More awareness needed on health risks of obesity

13 December, 2017 by

Food labelling, marketing and food policy initiatives could help reduce obesity rates and prevent negative health effects such as an increased risk of cancer, type 2 diabetes, hypertension and cardiovascular disease.

BEUMER bag-in-bag system

04 December, 2017 by | Supplied by: BEUMER Group Australia Pty Ltd

The BEUMER bag-in-bag system quickly packs filled paper bags individually or in groups with a weather-resistant plastic film.

insignia Domino F720i fibre laser

01 December, 2017 by | Supplied by: insignia Pty Ltd

Designed to meet high-speed coding demands of the beverage-canning sector, the F720i delivers legible and durable codes on aluminium cans in challenging beverage environments with ease.

Eriez Xtreme RE7 magnetic separator and Xtreme Metal Detector

01 December, 2017 by | Supplied by: Eriez Magnetics Pty Ltd

For difficult food industry applications requiring the highest level of protection against metal contamination, Eriez recommends its rare earth magnetic separator, powered by the RE7 Xtreme magnetic circuit, alongside an Xtreme Metal Detector.

Where and how are the different labelling options used?

30 November, 2017 by | Supplied by: Matthews Australasia Pty Ltd

Which labelling technology is best suited for which applications? This Q&A quickly navigates you through the options.

Chromatic Technologies Tamper Alert heat-activated ink

29 November, 2017 by | Supplied by: Chromatic Technologies Inc.

Chromatic Technologies has announced Tamper Alert, an irreversible, heat-activated ink technology to identify tamper evidence in labels and packaging for food, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, electronics and other products targeted for theft and counterfeiting.

Six companies sued for unlawful use of patented packaging

21 November, 2017 by

Windham Packaging LLC filed a complaint with the US International Trade Commission after six companies used its patented breathable packaging without paying for it.

Woolies private label products to carry the new Australasian Recycling Label

16 November, 2017 by

Woolworths is implementing an evidence-based, standardised labelling system designed to minimise consumer confusion about recycling across is own brand range.

Form and fill in one step and save time, space and resources

13 November, 2017 by | Supplied by: KHS Pacific Pty Ltd

A one-step process for forming and filling plastic bottles is on the horizon with the linear machines slated for release in 2019.

Gebo Cermex and KUKA sign supply agreement

08 November, 2017 by

The agreement between Gebo Cermex and KUKA will provide customers with a wider range of robotic solutions.

Analysing resistant starch as a fibre: call for submissions

24 October, 2017 by | Supplied by: Food Standards Australia ANZ

Submissions are invited on an application to change the Food Standards Code to include a method of analysis for resistant starch (RS) as a fibre.

Bottling company invests in Sidel's Super Combi

24 October, 2017 by | Supplied by: Sidel Oceania Pty Ltd

Niagara Bottling LLC decided to utilise the growing bottled water market by installing a new high-speed PET line.

Food expiry indicators could become tactile

24 October, 2017 by

Mimica has developed a food expiry indicator, called Mimica Touch, which could replace traditional expiry dates on food products.

Schawk ColorLab helps brands in Australia

19 October, 2017 by

With Brand, Colour and Control at its heart, Schawk's Colorlab defines, measures and controls colour using science and technology, and its services are coming to Australia.

SMC MHM-X6400 gripper

18 October, 2017 by | Supplied by: SMC Australia | New Zealand

SMC has added to its gripper range with the MHM-X6400, which uses a magnet for the handling of steel plate without the need for vacuum.

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