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Mettler Toledo Safeline X-ray wins Queen’s Award for Innovation

Royston, UK. 4th May 2017 – In recognition of the advanced technical design of its X-series of food and pharmaceutical x-ray systems, Mettler Toledo Safeline X-ray has been awarded its second Queen’s Award for Enterprise, this time in the category of innovation.  

Schreiner ProTech Develops Printable, Steam Jet Resistant Pressure Compensation Seals

Schreiner ProTech is the world’s first company to have developed a custom-printable variant of a steam jet resistant pressure compensation seal (PCS). The new version of its PCS HighProtect is the result of a joint project with an automotive customer. The top film of the membrane is custom-printed using thermal transfer (TTR) printing.

CobelPlast appoints AVI Global Plast as its Indian distributor for its range of Rigid Barrier Sheets

Indian company AVI Global Plast has joined Cobelplast’s network of agents and distributors – with a view to bringing innovative food packaging solutions to the Indian sub-continent.  

VDMA: German packaging machinery manufacturing in good shape

Düsseldorf, May 04, 2014 - The past year has been a success for German packaging machinery manufacturers. The approximately 250 predominantly medium-sized companies produced machines and systems worth almost 6.4 billion euros, an increase of 3 percent compared to the previous year.  

Industry 4.0 as a first-hand experience The individualization of product and packaging

Everyone is talking about Industry 4.0 (I4.0) and the Internet of Things (IoT), but when it comes to implementing it many still hesitate. However, already with today’s state of the art machinery and components it is possible to realize the vision of Industry 4.0 and the individualization of products up to lot size 1.

Mondi to address flexible consumer market demands at interpack 2017

Vienna, 4 May 2017 – In order to directly respond to ever-changing consumer trends, Mondi will be exhibiting its latest flexible product portfolio at interpack 2017. On display at stand A24 will be a wide range of products focusing on convenience, finishing and sustainability.

"Smart Future" at interpack No chance for dirt: sensor technology

A new cleaning device with intelligent sensor technology detects the actual cleaning requirements of systems and adjusts the cleaning parameters to meet the respective situation. This saves time, energy and resources.

"Smart Future" at interpack Defined heat distribution saves energy and resources during thermoforming

With its patented Cera2Heat technology, Watttron GmbH allows a targeted heat transfer into thermoplastic films and sheets for thermoforming. The process convinces through its significant process improvements as well as material and energy savings.

"Smart Future" at interpack Industrial Security made easy

Cyberattacks are now part of any company's daily business worldwide and they continue to rise in number. They range from factory espionage to the introduction of malware. The damage caused by such attacks on the economy is in the billion range. The most important step towards protecting against such attacks is the deliberate investigation into possible risks.

"Smart Future" at interpack Quality control is breaking new ground

The PicknPack project aims to provide the food industry with new perspectives for a more flexible, more automated, gentle and robot-based production where smart factories are concerned. A PicknPack system consists of different modules, which can be configured as desired, or extended by additional units depending on the order and customer requirements.

"Smart Future" at interpack The future is won with intelligent packaging

Hardly any development in packaging technology offers so much potential for innovation and applications as printed electronics. Typical applications are the protection against product counterfeiting or product piracy, the monitoring of medication in pharmaceuticals, further product and usage information for consumers as well as promotion campaigns and events to increase customer loyalty.

Mondi to show how its innovative packaging solutions respond to industry and end-user trends at interpack 2017

Booth A24/B23, Hall 9, interpack 2017, 4-10 May, Düsseldorf   Packaging that enhances customer brands and appeals to end-users  

Mondi features customer solutions for the home & personal care industry at interpack 2017

Vienna, 4 May 2017 – Mondi, the international packaging and paper Group, will feature its solutions for customers in the home & personal care sector at the upcoming interpack fair in Düsseldorf. Home & personal care is one of three sectors in focus at the Mondi booth, where visitors can experience special product discovery areas including a staged home bathroom.

Mondi shines spotlight on customer solutions for the food & beverages sector at interpack 2017

Vienna, 4 May 2017 – Mondi, the international packaging and paper Group, will focus on its solutions for customers in the food & beverages sector at the upcoming interpack fair in Düsseldorf. Food & beverages is one of three sectors in focus at the Mondi booth, where visitors can experience special product discovery areas including a staged kitchen.  

Mondi to show at interpack how innovative packaging can save food

Vienna, 4 May 2017 – Global food waste is a serious problem – one that is being tackled by the collaborative efforts of the food and packaging industries and local and global initiatives. Mondi, the international packaging and paper Group, is playing an active role in addressing this challenge through its expertise in food safety and innovative packaging.

Smart Future at interpack Innovative Ideas and Concepts for machines of tomorrow

At the VDMA Technology Lounge you can see how this can work: By means of special exhibits the VDMA will present ideas and solutions for the tomorrow’s machines in cooperation with partners from industry, science and research.  

VDMA: German food processing and packaging machinery industry in good shape

Dusseldorf, May 4, 2017 - The German food processing and packaging machinery manufacturing companies look forward to the interpack trade fair full of confidence.

Manufacture of solid dosage form pharmaceuticals: “Conti” picks up speed

More projects, more technical concepts – no doubt about it, continuous production of solid dosage form pharmaceuticals is gaining momentum. The interpack is the ideal platform to get a comprehensive overview of the possibilities and perspectives offered by continuous production processes.  

New Weigher Design Enhances Hygiene Standards

Ishida has expanded its high-performance hygienic multihead weighers for fresh and frozen applications with the introduction of a range of models with a new open frame design that allows fast and easy access for cleaning and inspections, particularly in the timing hopper area.  

New Ishida Remote Monitoring And Interventions Help Optimise And Protect Food Manufacturing Operations

Weighing and packing line equipment specialist Ishida Europe has introduced a unique remote customer care software solution that combines machine performance monitoring with comprehensive data capture and in-depth analysis. This enables food manufacturers and packers to operate their lines to maximum performance and efficiency, and avoid unnecessary and unwanted downtime.  

Innovation In Leak Detection Minimises Food Waste

Ishida Europe’s recently-launched leak detector is helping food manufacturers to minimise spoilage in pre-packed retail packs, including bags, pouches and trays.  

Robotgrader Revolutionises Fixed Weight Tray Packing

Weighing and packing equipment specialist Ishida Europe has extended its range of solutions for poultry, meat and fish packaging with a unique system that improves yields and efficiencies in the packing of fresh protein.  

Mondi to show paper-based bag solutions at interpack that pack more than expected

Vienna, 4 May 2017 – At the upcoming interpack trade fair, Mondi’s Industrial Bags business will present paper-based bag solutions that protect sensitive powdery filling goods, prolong product shelf life, meet the highest safety and hygiene standards, and are easy to handle.

"Smart Future" at interpack The right information at the right time

Intelligent assistance systems are designed to help plant operators quickly resolve production interruptions due to unscheduled plant shutdowns. To see it work, visit the VDMA Technology Lounge in hall 5 / J38, where the VDMA presents ideas and solutions for tomorrow’s machines in cooperation with partners from industry, science and research.  

Interpack 2017 – Focus on confectionery machines One in three machines come from Germany

For manufacturers of machines and systems for the confectionery industry the interpack has always been the most important trade fair worldwide. Clustered in halls 1 to 4, the industry presents its innovations for energy efficient, hygienic and economical confectionery production.  

VDMA "Machinery and equipment for pharmaceuticals and cosmetics" at interpack

The field of manufacturing and packaging machines for medicinal products is a small, highly specialized sub-sector of the German mechanical engineering industry. Within the international competition this sector holds its own very successfully. For this industry, interpack is the world's leading trade fair this year.

The mechatronic polishing stack MIREX MT-H from Reifenhauser Cast Sheet Coating for PS/PP thermoforming applications

Troisdorf, April 25, 2017 | The 31st edition of Chinaplas to be held in Guangzhou from May 16-19, 2017 is expected to attract more than 3,300 exhibitors and 140,000 visitors from around the world. Also represented will be the team of Reifenhäuser Cast Sheet Coating.

Sidel's Complete PET Line Solutions for CSD improves production flexibility and beverage consistency

Producers of carbonated soft drinks (CSD) today require production lines that are flexible and smart, without compromising on quality, speed and efficiency. These solutions allow for optimised production uptime, reduced resource consumption and quick stock keeping unit (SKU) changes, while keeping the Overall Equipment Efficiency (OEE) consistent.

AIMCAL Marketing Excellence Award 2017 to Uflex for 3 Dimensional Slide to Close Zipper Bag with a Side Gusset Handle

Orlando (USA) 26 April 2017:  Association of International Metallizers, Coaters & Laminators (AIMCAL) conferred the Marketing Excellence Award 2017 (in food category) to the 3 Dimensional Slide to Close (STC) Zipper Bag with a Side Gusset Handle that Uflex Limited manufactured for Samaa Basmati Rice.  

Industry 4.0 from Bosch: a new level of efficiency Digital and virtual support facilitate work processes

Safe format changes thanks to RFID technology Efficient maintenance support – on-site and via remote connection Augmented and Virtual Reality applications offer support with maintenance, troubleshooting and training  

Mondi to address flexible consumer market demands at interpack 2017

Booth A24/B23, Hall 9, interpack 2017, 4-10 May, Düsseldorf  

Cosmo Films launches Low Noise Tape Film

DELHI, April 27, 2017– Cosmo Films, a leading manufacturer of speciality BOPP films recently announced the launch of a low noise tape film, used in making of low noise tapes. The BOPP based low noise tape film with a proprietary release surface treatment enables easy release and generates low noise on unwinding.

Industry 4.0: a new level of quality Bosch presents connected solutions for higher process and product safety at interpack 2017

Focus on highest product quality for end consumers and patients Transparent and safe processes thanks to machine data in real-time Future-proof serialization – for pharmaceuticals and food products  

"Innovation potential also lies in services and the aftermarket"

26.04.17 Established 150 years ago as E.C.H. Will, BW Papersystems Hamburg is now part of the international BW Papersystems Group of Barry-Wehmiller Com- panies.

At IPA's Stability Program Conference, CSP Technologies, Inc. to Present Approach for Enhancing Shelf Life for Transdermal and Oral Solid Dose Drugs

Craig Voellmicke, VP of Business Development, to Discuss Benefits of CSP’s Patented Engineered Activ-Polymer™ Solutions for Headspace Management at June Conference in Montreal  

Discover Verstraete IML labels at 5 booths at Chinaplas 2017

From May 16 -19, Chinaplas is held in the China Import & Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou, PR China.   Verstraete IML is pleased to announce that their IML labels will be presented at 5 booths:   1. Year Chance Machinery, Pass Card and Jet Engine will present a round cup at this show (Hall 10.1M61).

Serialization Expert Supply Chain Wizard and Medicines for Europe to Co-Host Pharma CMO Summit in Lisbon

Recent Summits in Berlin and Princeton Were Highly Successful in Helping Manufacturers, CMOs, CPOs & 3PLs Forge Partnerships for Cost-Effective Compliance with Upcoming Serialization Deadlines  

Cosmo Films to set up new Production Line for Speciality Polyester (BOPET) Films

Cosmo Films Limited, a leading global speciality films company, manufacturing multiple types of Bi-axially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) and Cast Polypropylene (CPP) films has announced plans to install a new production line for Speciality Polyester (Biaxially-Oriented Polyethylene Terephthalate) films by the third quarter of 2018-19.

World Wide Packaging

 World Wide Packaging Introduces Two Innovative Tube Design Features   Leading Provider of Cosmetic Packaging Components and Tubes Develops In-Mold Branding and High-Resolution Decorating Technologies

At METPACK 2017, AVT to Demonstrate its Advanced In-line Solutions

AVT’s wide range of solutions saves cost, reduces waste and increases customer satisfaction

Bosch is turning robots into colleagues

Hannover Messe 2017 (Hall 7, Booth C26) Dr. Stefan Hartung: “People and machines will work more closely together than ever before. Industry 4.0 makes work easier” Adaptable production allows manufacturers to react quickly to market needs More than one billion euros in extra sales at Bosch by 2020  

Cosmo Films to showcase extended range of Barrier Films at Interpack 2017

DELHI, April 19, 2017– Cosmo Films, a leading manufacturer of speciality BOPP films will be showcasing its complete range of speciality films for packaging, laminating and labeling applications at the upcoming Interpack 2017 show – an essential event for food, beverage, confectionery, bakery, pharmaceutical, cosmetics, non-food and industrial goods sector, scheduled to take pla

PACK EXPO Las Vegas Invites You to "Listen to the Music"

PACK gives BACK™ Brings You an Evening with The Doobie Brothers Reston, Va.; April 18, 2017 — PACK gives BACK™ returns to PACK EXPO Las Vegas (Las Vegas Convention Center; Sept. 25–27, 2017) – and the co-located Healthcare Packaging EXPO – with The Doobie Brothers, the legendary rock and roll band born out of the chaotic, late-1960s musical stew.

Danaher Revolutionizes Packaging Value Stream at Interpack 2017

Wood Dale, Illinois – 18 April, 2017 – The nature of business is changing rapidly for Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) companies, with the need for digitalization, interconnectivity and automation greater than ever before.

Bosch presents innovations for the biscuit industry Dual-lane high-performance system for single, pile and slug packs

World’s most flexible biscuit packaging system is now even more advanced Gentle handling and maximum performance with minimal footprint Industry 4.0 solutions increase productivity  

Food Processors Get a 360-Degree View of Line Performance with Mettler-Toledo's ProdX™ 2.0

Data management tool enhances line performance monitoring for compliance with FSMA HARPC requirements  

Flex Films to set the trend for the Art and Science of Converting at INTERPACK 2017

Noida (India)/ Elizabethtown, Kentucky (USA), 18 April 2017: Come 4 th of May and all roads shall lead to Dusseldorf to witness one of the most awaited exhibitions of the year -- INTERPACK 2017.

Interpack Media Advisory

PMMI's Global Packaging Trends Media Luncheon WHAT: PMMI's Media Luncheon WHERE: Messe Düsseldorf, CCD South, Room 26 WHEN: Friday, May 5, 2017; 12 pm  

Interpack 2017: People, Passion, Packaging meets Megatrends

At this year’s Interpack, Constantia Flexibles will demonstrate how current megatrends are affecting the development of packaging solutions. The world’s leading packaging trade fair will be held from May 4 – 10, 2017 in Dusseldorf, Germany.  

Bosch Introduces Scalable Cookie And Cracker Packaging Systems At Interpack 2017 Flexible Packaging Solutions For Gentle Handling Of Delicate Products In Slug And Pile Packs

Vibratory distribution and automatic feeding for sweet and savoury biscuits Fast and reliable production with scalability in mind Integrated cartoning and case packing solution for improved performance    


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