Current Headlines

  1. ABB Introduces YuMi, World’s First Truly Collaborative Dual-Arm Robot
    4/13/2015

    ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, recently introduced YuMi, the world’s first truly collaborative dual-arm industrial robot, at the world’s leading trade fair for industrial technology, Hannover Messe.

  2. Vinamilk Launches Ozela In Handy Carton Packs From SIG Combibloc
    4/8/2015

    Vinamilk, Vietnam’s leading dairy products manufacturer, has launched a drinking yoghurt under the brand name ‘Ozela’ that is designed specifically to meet the needs of pre-teen children, and is packaged in the carton pack combiblocMini 200 ml from SIG Combibloc.

  3. SPAsoft Selects Arbor To Improve Efficiency And Satisfaction For Brewery Customers
    4/7/2015

    Arbor Solution announces that SPAsoft Ltd has deployed a comprehensive mobile solution across its brewery customers using the Arbor Gladius 5 handheld computer. The new solution integrates the Gladius 5, a rugged and vehicle-dockable IoT device, and the Brewery Management System (BMS), developed by SPAsoft.

  4. Roll Handing Equipment With Fully Motorised Vertical Spindle Lifting Attachment
    4/7/2015

    New to Packline Materials Handling is the roll handling equipment with fully motorised vertical spindle lifting attachment with automatic ejection; for lifting rolls of foil or film. Constructed from stainless steel, this roll lifting and handling solution is suitable for clean room environments, such as food processing and pharmaceutical industries

  5. World’s First Fully Renewable Package Available Globally After Successful Introduction
    4/1/2015

    Following its successful introduction with Finnish dairy Valio, the world’s first fully renewable package, Tetra Rex Bio-based, is now being rolled out to Tetra Pak customers worldwide

  6. Group Name Change At WMPG
    4/1/2015

    Watson-Marlow Pumps Group announced recently that it has changed its name to Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group to better reflect the evolution of the company from its roots as a manufacturer of peristaltic pumps and tubing, to its current position as a world leader in fluid path technology.

  7. Energy Source Of The Future: Brewery Waste?
    3/18/2015

    A startup formed by university researchers is taking brewery waste and making it useful. And now, the federal government is helping it pursue this mission.

  8. Gluten Intolerance Group Partners With MillerCoors To Certify Coors Peak
    3/17/2015

    The Gluten-Free Certification Organization (GFCO), an Industry program of the Gluten Intolerance Group (GIG), is excited to welcome MillerCoors to the growing list of companies who have partnered with GIG to provide certified options for those living the gluten-free lifestyle

  9. Elopak Teams Up With SABIC To Create Europe’s First Beverage Cartons With Second Generation Renewable Coatings
    3/10/2015

    Beverage cartons coated with plastic made from SABIC’s Certified Renewable Polyethylene will shortly be available on the shelves of shops across Northern Europe, owing to a unique partnership between SABIC and leading liquid food packaging firm, Elopak

  10. A Recently Patented Bioplastic Offers New Opportunities In Food Packaging
    3/6/2015

    Thanks to its improved toughness, durability, and processing efficiency, a new bioplastic may soon be making its mark in the packaging industry. It may even allow manufacturers flexibility and efficiency not previously afforded through traditional bioplastics.