Current Headlines

  1. PolyOne Ultraviolet Light Barrier Technology Advances Packaged Food And Beverage Protection In China
    4/30/2015

    PolyOne recently announced that its ColorMatrix Ultimate UV390 light blocking technology is now approved for use in PET packaging for food and beverage in China

  2. Zebra Technologies Partner Datex Helps Transition To New MC9200 Mobile Computing Device
    4/30/2015

    Supply chain technology vendor Datex recently introduced the Zebra Technologies MC9200 Mobile Computer. Developed for the supply chain and manufacturing industries, the MC9200 mobile computer is a key player in the Zebra Technologies device transition plan for the MC9190 family beginning mid-year 2015

  3. Best Practices For Sanitary Design In Food And Beverage Plants
    4/29/2015

    With FSMA’s final deadlines looming on the horizon, there is no better time than right now for food and beverage manufacturers to enhance plant safety and protect against high costs incurred by food safety issues.

  4. New ENER-G Biogas CHP Technology Warms Up Cash Returns On Small Scale Anaerobic Digestion
    4/27/2015

    ENER-G has turned up the heat on the anaerobic digestion market by launching a new sub 200kwth CHP unit that maximises financial returns on both the highest rate Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) and Feed in Tariffs (FIT)

  5. IMA Dairy & Food Group Introduces 'Open Mold' Thermoforming Technology For Erca FFS Machines
    4/14/2015

    IMA Dairy & Food USA – whose parent company develops and manufactures complete packaging lines and individual machines for the dairy and food industries – has introduced a versatile thermoforming technology for its Erca EF Series of Form-Fill-Seal Machines that allows food manufacturers to create proprietary shapes for cups and bottles at nearly the same cost as standard molds.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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

  10. 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