Current Headlines

  1. Rawlings Launches Most Ethical Glass Bottle In The UK

    Rawlings, the leading independent glass packaging specialist, with a strong heritage and reputation for sustainable quality, was selected by social enterprise Belu to deliver on the challenge of developing the lightest weight glass bottle for mineral water in the UK

  2. Colwall Conveyer Systems Organise Contract Packer

    Colwall Conveyor Systems (CCS) has recently completed a £480K contract for one of the UK’s contract packers

  3. Sustainable Innovations For Labeling And Packaging

    Henkel is set to showcase a number of innovations for the beverage and liquid food industries at this year’s Drinktec in Munich, due to be held between September 16 and 20

  4. Handling Rolls Of Material With The Rotating Cradle Lifting Attachment

    The new ‘rotating cradle arms’ lifting attachment enables rolls of material, handled by the roll’s internal mandrel, to be lowered in to a shrink-wrap machine

  5. Veolia Water And Petrobras Sign Contract To Handle REFAP's Oil-Bearing Secondary Material Processing Unit

    Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies Brazil and Veolia Water Americas signed a contract with Petrobras to design, build, own and operate an oil-bearing secondary material processing unit at its Alberto Pasqualini REFAP Refinery located in Porto Alegre, South Brazil

  6. SPX Awarded Contract To Supply Infant Formula Plant In Germany

    SPX Corporation (NYSE: SPW) today announced that its Flow Technology segment has been awarded a contract valued at nearly $40 million by a leading global infant nutrition company to supply a powdered infant formula processing plant in Germany

  7. Petrotest Becomes Part Of Anton Paar

    “Petrotest’s products are an ideal complement to Anton Paar’s product portfolio. The combination of existing technologies from both companies results in a promising synergy effect and allows the development of new measuring instruments.

  8. Endress+Hauser Releases Proline Promag H/P 200 Magmeter

    Endress+Hauser releases the Proline Promag 200 electromagnetic flow meter, a two-wire magmeter that offers the same measuring performance as four-wire magmeters.

  9. Intelligrated To Showcase Latest Robotic Fulfillment Solutions For Manufacturers And Distributors At PACK EXPO 2013

    Intelligrated, a North American-based automated material handling solutions provider, announces its show lineup for PACK EXPO 2013, Sept. 23-25 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. With a focus on mixed-load order fulfillment for manufacturing and direct-to-retail distribution, Intelligrated will feature its Alvey robotic palletizing and depalletizing solutions in booth #2036.

  10. Ball Packaging Europe Improves Its Sustainability Performance

    Ball Packaging Europe, one of the leading producers of beverage cans in Europe, made considerable progress in its sustainability journey during 2011 and 2012. Ball’s plants in UK have contributed its share in these accomplishments. Since 2007, electricity and gas consumption were reduced by 17 percent and water consumption decreased by 34 percent. In the past two years, Ball invested 900,000 Euros in the United Kingdom in energy efficiency projects