Filling & Packaging

KHS Group is expanding its portfolio with the launch of its new Innopouch IM Focus, a horizontal form/fill/seal pouching machine specially for the packaging of dry products in single-serve formats.

Filling and packaging technology developer Krones has bought its long term Chinese partner Shanghai Xiantong Equipment Installation. Under the deal Krones now owns a production site for brewing equipment and other process technology solutions in China.

New appointment: Henry Atkins, an award-winning design engineer has joined the HMPS team in Adelaide.

Heat and Control and Key Technology have entered into a strategic partnership to support customers in Australia, New Zealand and India.

FreshFood embarked on a packaging automation overhaul to meet growing demand in the coffee bag segment.

Jet Technologies has launched a new high-productivity filling and dosing machine in Australia and New Zealand.

Venerable German brewery Rothaus has turned to long-term partner Gebo Cermex to solve challenges in its Black Forest site.

Faced with the need to transform, Bosch has decided to look for a buyer for its packaging machinery business (PA), more specifically the pharmaceuticals and food units of the Packaging Technology division.

A multi-packing solution for craft beer cans will be on show at a brewers' conference in Sydney next week.

Packaging company Sidel recently supplied a US beverage producer with a complete PET line.

Jam and sauce producer Beerenberg partnered with Victoria-based packaging company Recopak to build an expanded factory expected to double its capacity.

Heat and Control has entered into a partnership agreement with Hayssen, a local supplier of packaging flow wrappers.

Snack packaging technology is the focus of a new vertical form fill seal bagmaker from Ishida and available through Heat and Control.

Tna has opened a new manufacturing facility in the Netherlands which includes a section dedicated to processing and packaging equipment.

Ishida and Heat and Control have joined forces to offer a single supplier solution in end-to-end processing and packaging.