Packaging, labelling & coding > Labelling & coding machinery

Markem-Imaje acquires brand protection specialist Systech

14 January, 2020

Systech will become part of Markem-Imaje, bringing a range of products, including its Brand Protection Suite, into Markem-Imaje’s portfolio.

GM food needs definition

10 December, 2019

FSANZ will redefine the code for genetically modified foods in 2020 following a report which concluded the current definitions were no longer fit for purpose and lacked clarity.

Wine industry steps closer to IP protection from copycats

06 December, 2019

A Bill has been introduced to parliament in order to help the Australian wine industry reduce the risk associated with fraud through IP label theft.

Alfa Machine Thermo Form-Fill-Seal Machines

01 December, 2019

The Alfa Machine Thermo Form-Fill-Seal (FFS) Machines are suitable for processing cups/tubs with label, cups with IML, cups/tubs without label, mini-portions and special shaped containers.

Label maker upgrades to UV inkjet printing press

25 November, 2019

Jet Technologies has recently helped NSW Central Coast-based SL&CS Promotions upgrade to a new UV inkjet printing press.

Barcoding and labelling toolkit launched

07 November, 2019

Matthews Australasia has launched free online barcoding and labelling training tools designed to help manufacturers produce quality barcodes.

Label Power Primera colour label printers and label applicators

01 November, 2019

Label Power Primera colour label printers and label applicators are designed to make in-house label production easy.

Don't get scrambled over eggs

18 October, 2019

A method has been developed in Europe to detect fraud in egg labels; while in Australia there are calls to phase out caged eggs.

More calls for accurate labelling of plant-based food

17 September, 2019

The Australian National Party is calling for accurate labelling of plant-based food and drink products.

Label power: what's important for artisanal products?

12 September, 2019

Research reveals that 73% of consumers believe labels have the power to make craft food and drinks feel 'premium'.

State of NZ's packaged food

27 August, 2019

An in-depth review of packaged food sold in New Zealand supermarkets revealed that it is primarily unhealthy, with almost 70% classified as ultra-processed.

QuickLabel QL-120X tabletop digital colour label printer

23 August, 2019

AstroNova's QuickLabel QL-120X is a tabletop digital colour label printer with a two-year warranty.

Clean and clear labelling now the norm

24 July, 2019

Clean labels are dominating the food and beverage industries, as they cater to increasing consumer demand for healthier alternatives.

Reducing food waste with standardised expiry date labels

22 July, 2019

Standardising expiry date labels and implementing traceability software could greatly reduce food wastage in the food and beverage industry.

Dairy milk vs plant-based milk label debate gains traction

22 July, 2019

Australian Dairy Farmers are lobbying the federal government over plant-based dairy products labelled as 'milk' products.

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