Materials handling & storage and supply chain

Packaging system protects palletised organic products

18 June, 2019 | Supplied by: BEUMER Group Australia Pty Ltd

Organic food manufacturing company Davert GmbH installed the BEUMER stretch hood to protect its products from dust and pests during storage and transport.


BMA Belting Volta Metal Detectable hygienic conveyor belting

07 June, 2019 | Supplied by: Brendma (Aust) Pty Ltd

BMA Belting Australia in conjunction with Volta Belting presents the Volta Metal Detectable (MD) series of hygienic positive-drive conveyor belting.


Choosing a conveying system for bulk solid materials

04 June, 2019 by David Boger, Vice President, Global Business Development and Marketing, Allen Powell, Regional Applications Engineer, Paul Sattler, Senior Technical Applications Engineer | Supplied by: Flexicon Corporation (Aust) Pty Ltd

The choice between dilute phase pneumatic conveying, tubular cable conveying and flexible screw conveying is not always clear. The pros and cons are discussed.


Mitsubishi FB13-20TCB series 3-wheel electric forklift trucks

30 May, 2019 | Supplied by: MLA Holdings Pty Ltd

The Mitsubishi series of 3-wheel electric forklift trucks features a compact design and good manoeuvrability.


Sterling Systems & Controls Affordable Batching Controller

29 May, 2019 | Supplied by: Sterling Systems and Controls Inc

Sterling Systems & Controls' Affordable Batching Controller is a semiautomatic batching system that provides automated operator instructions/prompting, ingredient validation and lot tracking, and automatic weighing with over/under tolerance control.


Hyster UT Series lift trucks

28 May, 2019 | Supplied by: Hyster-Yale Asia-Pacific Pty Ltd

Hyster is introducing to Asia–Pacific its UT Series of diesel or dual-fuel counterbalance lift trucks, pallet trucks and stackers in six different capacities from 1.5 to 3.5 tonnes.


Where is my cream cake?

27 May, 2019 by Paul Eastwood*, CEO, Pollen Consulting Group | Supplied by: Pollen Consulting Group

Australia's fresh food supply chain has limitations; Pollen Consulting Group CEO discusses why it is easier to find his desired cream cake in the UK.


Schmalz SCPM compact ejector

24 May, 2019 | Supplied by: Schmalz Australia Pty Ltd

The Schmalz SCPM compact ejector can be integrated directly into the vacuum gripping system thanks to its slim, lightweight design.


NORD Drivesystems drive solutions

15 May, 2019 | Supplied by: NORD Drivesystems (Aust) Pty Ltd

Intelligent drive technology is the prerequisite for digitalisation and automation of production.


Cobots are the future of manufacturing

02 May, 2019

Universal Robots, a collaborative robots (cobots) manufacturer, will showcase collaborative man and machine workforce solutions at National Manufacturing Week 2019.


Flexco Novitool Aero Press

01 May, 2019 | Supplied by: Flexco (Aust) Pty Ltd

Flexco's Novitool Aero Press offers splice times of 8–12 minutes.


Schmalz Jumbo Low-Stack Vacuum Lifter

25 April, 2019 | Supplied by: Schmalz Australia Pty Ltd

The Schmalz Jumbo Low-Stack is a vacuum lifter that ergonomically picks up cardboard boxes, metal goods or sacks from pallets that are close to ground level.


Smart packaging expected to grow globally

12 April, 2019

The electronic smart packaging market is expected to reach $1.8 billion in 2029, and almost 39 billion packages sold may be enhanced by an electronic feature, according to IDTechEx research.


Noblelift Li-ion powered pallet movers and stackers

10 April, 2019 | Supplied by: MLA Holdings Pty Ltd

The Noblelift Li-ion powered pallet movers and stackers are available in Australia through MLA Holdings.


Coperion and Coperion K-Tron WYK diverter valve for CIP cleaning

08 April, 2019 | Supplied by: Brolton Group

The Coperion and Coperion K-Tron stainless steel WYK diverter valve has been redesigned for CIP cleaning and the ZV rotary valve is now also available in larger sizes.


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