Filling & Packaging

Multi-variable packaging lines can be hard work to design, develop and eventually control, but Cama's domain experience and high-tech solutions are more than up to the task. A case in point is its turnkey packaging solution for chocolate manufacturer Hawaiian Host.

Südpack and Ulma Packaging will present sustainable flow pack and thermoformed packaging solutions at Interpack, which are based on mono-materials and are fully recyclable.

With its new, simplified neck changeovers KHS says it has now shortened the time needed to convert the InnoPET Blomax stretch blow moulder – including the preform infeed.

Schütz will be presenting an interactive exhibition on what constitutes ideal IBC packaging in a visually engaging form at this year’s Interpack global trade show, taking place in Dusseldorf from 4-10 May.

At Interpack, Multivac will be showcasing its packaging solutions for small and medium-sized batches as well as complete processing and packaging lines for the food industry.

Syntegon will be making its first appearance since its rebrand from Bosch Packaging Technologies at Interpack, showcasing its new Intelligent Direct Handling system available in Australia from Nupac.

Building on its recent rebrand of its shrink-sleeve seaming, doctoring and cutting machines, AB Graphic International, through local distributor Currie Group, is now offering laser perforation on seaming.

In this case study, we learn how tna Solutions worked in collaboration with US pork snack company Benestar Brands to develop an efficient processing and packaging line for its bespoke products.

Barry-Wehmiller’s global network of packaging divisions – Accraply, BW Flexible Systems, BW Integrated Systems, Pneumatic Scale Angelus and Synerlink – have united under the BW Packaging brand.

Jamestrong Packaging’s series of investments in high-tech plant capacity enabled the canmaker to weather the perfect storm of challenges that hit the infant formula market in recent times.

Sydney coffee roaster Gabriel Coffee has given its branding a modern facelift with new packaging and machinery from Jet Technologies.

Pack Expo returned to Chicago on 23-26 October after a four-year hiatus, bigger and better than ever. Over 44,000 visitors had the chance to see more than 2000 exhibits. Packaging journalist John Henry walked the halls for PKN and dropped by the stands of some APPMA members.

At Pack Expo Chicago 2022, tna reconnected with its USA customers, hosted Benestar Brands on its stand, showcased its latest packaging and processing innovations, and sold three robag 3e systems.

Sweets with a twist

Eric Aasen from Syntegon Packaging Technology, represented by Nupac in Australia, discusses trends, production requirements and packaging technology solutions for cannabis gummies.

Beverage packaging solution specialist Sidel has opened a new hub dedicated to PET recycling at its small-scale PET recycling pilot line in Octeville, France. Through the hub, Sidel will develop advanced knowledge about the recycling of food-contact PET bottles.

Guido Spix will give up his role as Multivac's joint group president with Christian Traumann to preside over the company as both group president and spokesman, and three new directors to be appointed to the management team