Filling & Packaging

BillerudKorsnas and Haver & Boecker have published Sack Packaging Norms, covering some of the most critical factors to be considered when powdered goods are packed in bulk paper sacks.

Regulatory controls and public concerns continue to drive major changes in the industry, with pressure to reduce single-use packaging and production footprints, according to Nupac.

After already selling two Goglio G21 coffee packaging machines in just the first week of demo, Jet Technologies is now offering another opportunity to see the advanced efficiencies of the G21 at its Sydney centre.

The KHS Group is providing a further sustainable alternative for secondary packaging by enabling film made entirely of recycled material to be processed on all of its shrink packers.

A Nupac customer specialising in loose-leaf salad production and manufacturing has seen a 20 per cent increase in throughput with the Syntegon SVE 3620 continuous bagger.

KHS has introduced the Innopack Kisters Wrap-aroundShrinkPaperPacker Advanced (WSPP A), which can deliver “every packaging option imaginable” for beverage cans.

Molson Coors needed a packaging solution enabling a swift response to changing market needs, while delivering efficient end-of-line automation. Schubert and KHS provided it with the Innopack TLM.

Global packaging solutions provider Multivac has appointed Philipp Losinger as new vice-president of subsidiary operations for Africa, the Arab Emirates and Oceania.

Krones joins the EU’s Circular Economy Stakeholder Platform initiative to do its part in progressing the establishment a circular European economy.

Following Bosch Packaging Technology's purchase by Syntegon in January 2020, the company now has a new brand identity.

Danish-based Grow Up FARM has launched its new Eat-Grow-Repeat product, which incorporates Schur Star bagging technology and allows users to grow their own peas that keep refrigerated and fresh for a week.

A new generation of Cheerpack spouted pouch filling lines is on the market here in Australia, ready to bring new capabilities to Australian and New Zealand brands.

Coca-Cola Peninsula Beverages (CCPB) is tackling the water crisis in South Africa by recycling returned PET bottles on a low-resource KHS InnoPET Blomax V stretch blow molder.

Leading Japanese beverage player Sangaria has installed the versatile Sidel Aseptic Combi Predis to handle aseptic carbonated and still drinks in PET bottles on the same line.

O-I Glass and Krones have signed a collaboration agreement, which they say aims to elevate glass by enabling them to innovate together for the growing glass market.

Film packaging machine specialist Kallfass has joined forces with Herma Labelling Machines to develop an innovative solution for an international producer of premium chocolates.