Packaging, labelling & coding

Bottling technology uses less plastic at Coca-Cola Amatil

08 October, 2019

Coca-Cola Amatil has introduced a new bottling line in Indonesia to produce lightweight plastic bottles coated with a thin layer of glass.

G. Mondini Paperseal packaging system

03 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Select Equip

G. Mondini's Paperseal tray packaging system utilises ZERO technology to reduce plastic waste from paperboard trays by up to 80%, according to the company.

Plain packaging could cost beverage industry $300 billion

03 October, 2019

Drinks companies worldwide could lose $300 billion if plain packaging regulations are mandated, according to a report released by Brand Finance.

Colpac redesigns packaging range

02 October, 2019

Colpac is showcasing its redesigned Chilled Food-to-Go packaging range at Anuga this month.

Ovenable pouch designed for frozen seafood

02 October, 2019 | Supplied by: o.f pack

Pacific West required a convenient packaging solution that allowed its frozen marinated seafood products to be directly cooked in both the microwave and oven.

Glass filler for beer and CSDs at BrauBeviale

02 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Krones (Thailand) Co Ltd

Krones will present its new glass filler for beer and CSDs at BrauBeviale 2019 in Germany next month.

Eriez Xtreme RE7 magnetic separator and Xtreme Metal Detector

01 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Eriez Magnetics Pty Ltd

Teaming the Xtreme Metal Detector with the Xtreme RE7 helps provide protection against hazardous metal contamination.

DOSOMAT filling and packaging machines

01 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Esko Australia Pty Ltd

Designed for food manufacturers, DOSOMAT automatic filling and packaging technology can fill a range of substances into a variety of packaging materials.

Emerson machine health monitor

30 September, 2019 | Supplied by: Emerson Automation Solutions

Emerson's machine health monitor is designed to help increase palletisers' overall equipment effectiveness by facilitating predictive maintenance.

Tripling shelf life of macaroni and cheese ready meals

26 September, 2019

Using a microwave-assisted thermal sterilisation process, scientists have developed a way to triple the shelf life of ready-to-eat macaroni and cheese.

Breaking the mould in the chocolate block market

18 September, 2019 by Adam Norris, Lead Industrial Designer, Monash Food Innovation Centre

Monash University helped Darrell Lea make inroads into the $600 million block chocolate market without compromising on flavour, texture and quality.

New pack format for baby food

17 September, 2019

Yummy Organics and Initiative Foods have collaborated to convert from glass to plastic packaging for baby food product.

SMC ZP3P series vacuum pad

17 September, 2019 | Supplied by: SMC Australia | New Zealand

The SMC ZP3P series can be used in film packaging applications, reducing leakage and wrinkles on thin workpieces during adsorption.

Schneider Electric debuts five 'Advisor' apps

17 September, 2019 | Supplied by: Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric has unveiled 5 Ecostruxure 'Advisor' apps that allow businesses to monitor every step of their production process.

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.

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