Packaging, labelling & coding

Crisp manufacturer doubles pack speed and reduces wastage

30 October, 2018 | Supplied by: tna solutions Pty Ltd

UK gourmet chips manufacturer Pipers Crisps has doubled its packaging capacity and reduced waste thanks to the installation of high-speed packaging solutions.

It wasn't me! Actually it was

16 October, 2018

Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Nestlé were the most frequent companies identified in 239 clean-ups and brand audits spanning 42 countries and six continents according to the Break Free From Plastic movement.

Sealstrip FreshPak and Peel&Seal resealable packaging

01 October, 2018 | Supplied by: Result Group

Result Group provides an easy and proven method to deliver a more sustainable packaging via the Sealstrip FreshPak and Peel&Seal retrofit applicators and pressure-sensitive tapes.

5 characteristics of a highly effective label

01 October, 2018 | Supplied by: insignia Pty Ltd

It only takes two and a half seconds to make a purchasing decision — so understanding the key characteristics of highly effective labels is essential.

Sealtick TSE 6086b flexible package leak tester

01 October, 2018 | Supplied by: Bestech Australia Pty Ltd

The Sealtick 6086b is a non-destructive vacuum leak tester suitable for leak testing of food and pharmaceutical packaging.

How to find a needle in a strawberry

28 September, 2018 | Supplied by: Eriez Magnetics Pty Ltd

The needle in strawberries crisis is resulting in Eriez experiencing a rise in demand for its metal detection product line.

Jet Technologies Smart Capper automated capping machine

28 September, 2018 | Supplied by: Jet Technologies

Jet Technologies' Smart Capper is a fully automated capping machine designed for production lines.

JBT Corporation SteriCompact UHT system

26 September, 2018 | Supplied by: JBT FoodTech

JBT Corporation has launched the SteriCompact processing system, which has been adapted to meet demand for smaller pack sizes.

SIG combiLink information management solution

24 September, 2018 | Supplied by: Visy Technology Systems

By connecting every machine in a filling line, SIG's combiLink collects unlimited data and shows it in preconfigured or personally designed reports.

Scientists warn BPA substitutes are not safe

19 September, 2018

A recent paper has revealed BPA and its replacements can cause similar problems in mice, and likely humans, for up to three generations.

Wine drinkers say cork is king

17 September, 2018

In a blind taste test, consumers rated the same wine as superior when they believed it was closed with a natural cork as opposed to a screw cap or a synthetic cork.

The re-emergence of the self-heating can

11 September, 2018

Hot drinks anywhere, anytime is the motto of Spanish company 42 Degrees.

Leibinger JET One industrial inkjet printer

11 September, 2018 | Supplied by: Leibinger

Leibinger's entry-level JET One is an industrial inkjet printer for marking and coding food packaging, beverages and consumer goods.

Coca-Cola Amatil's Aussie manufacturing success story

10 September, 2018

Coca-Cola Amatil has launched the Australian-made SyLon Sports closure for Powerade bottles.

Slippery packaging to reduce food waste

05 September, 2018

Researchers wicked vegetable oils into the surfaces of common extruded plastics to help remove sticky foods.

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