Filling & Packaging

The KHS Group is to acquire a stake in engineering company Ferrum in a move that the companies say would intensify their longstanding co-operation.

Sidel is launching a new Super Combi Compact: the Sidel EvoFILL HS Still. This new system is even more compact than its predecessor, and can achieve speeds up to 54k bottles per hour.

Bundaberg Brewed Drinks is an iconic Australian business that has created brewed soft drinks since the 1960s. Recently, the company decided to introduce a canned option for its popular ginger beer product, which is traditionally sold in glass bottles.

There is a new tray-positioning system on the market that calculates the required tray spacing set-up parameters for individual tray sealing tool sets.

Demand for disinfectant has skyrocketed, in recent times, but often it is shipped in bulk containers. Krones has stepped in and designed small-scale fillers to solve this problem.

Weighing fragile bakery products, brittle foods, or even delicate seafood can often present a challenge for food producers looking to reduce giveaway and improve yield.

UPM Raflatac and YG Branding and Design Experts are putting on what they said is the “first virtual expo for wine and spirits focusing on the packaging value chain”.

Barry-Wehmiller is bringing a virtual exhibit hall experience directly to its customers. The online showcase will highlight the company's packaging capabilities

Food and drink packaging is more than product protection – demands from producers and consumers are always increasing. Schubert considers the value of supplier collaboration to deliver optimal solutions.

The 2020 trade fair year has so far been characterised by postponements and cancellations. Interpack was rescheduled to February 2021 to help slow the spread of Covid-19. Krones found a solution.

Sliced bread, BBQ sauces, drinks – the portfolio of the food and beverage producer Spitz in Upper Austria is very diversified.

Compressed air is an essential part of any packaging operation. SMC's Bill Blyth shares his insights on increasing efficiencies in air consumption across the entire manufacturing plant.

New Zealand’s iconic Whittaker’s chocolate company has installed a new, custom-built piece of machinery that can weigh and bag up to six different flavours of chocolates.

Bosch Packaging Technology has changed its name to Syntegon, and it will continue to provide processing and packaging technology to the food and pharmaceutical industries.

The war on packaging waste is fought on many fronts in the beverage industry – from the manufacture of packaging materials to the bottling process. KHS is helping to develop new standards in this field, from which beverage producers and consumers alike are set to profit.

Aseptic technology has become well established in the food and drink sector as a filling technique but some are still unaware of its benefits. Matt Hale from HRS Heat Exchangers writes.