January 22, 2021

Processing and Packaging

FrieslandCampina to avoid huge production of new plastic

When it comes to savings, we say ‘a penny saved is a penny earned’. Similarly, avoiding the production of plastic is the best way to care for future generations and to reduce carbon footprint. The dairy cooperative, FrieslandCampina is switching to 100% rPet bottles from February 2021. The FrieslandCampina group has announced that starting from

Daesang chooses SIG’s microwaveable heat packaging solution

Daesang launches Nucare™ Roasted Rice in SIG’s microwaveable Heat&Go packaging solution Daesang, one of the leading Korean health food producers, has chosen SIG’s Heat&Go, the world-leading microwaveable technology for aseptic carton packs, to launch its new Nucare™ Roasted Rice winter edition. Nucare™ is a complete nutritional dairy supplement drink with roasted rice, suitable for people

Newtec’s High-Speed Container Filler (HSCF)

How about a smart container filling machine

Newtec’s High-Speed Container Filler (HSCF) has been designed for speed and versatility, in response to client requests for a solution capable of achieving higher capacity across a variety of products and packaging materials. The HSCF can be easily adjusted to pack a diverse range of products, from harder items such as nuts and candies to

Paolo Recrosio, CEO of Berlin Packaging Europe

Berlin Packaging acquires Novapack

Berlin Packaging, a world leader in the supply of glass, plastic and metal containers and closures, has announced the acquisition of Newpack, an important company in the glass packaging sector, based in Savona, Italy. Newpack was founded by a team of entrepreneurs who are experts in glass packaging and the food and beverage markets, particularly

grilled chicken on black and silver grill

The way we cook can have a huge impact on the environment

New research results under the direction of Dr. Christian Reynolds of the Center for Food Policy suggest that the way we cook can have a huge impact on the environment For many people, the Christmas days this year will look very different than usual. However, there are also positive changes that you can indulge in.

Aseptic carton packaging

The aseptic carton packaging market

The aseptic packaging market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 10.89%, from $39.6 billion in 2017 to $66.5 billion by 2022. The growth is mainly driven by the rapid expansion of end-use industries such as food & beverage and pharmaceuticals across China, India, Brazil and South Africa. Primary factors pushing the field upwards are the

Easysnap technology in Delta Air Lines "Care Kit"

Delta Air Lines’ ‘Care Kit’ goes for Easysnap® packaging

Delta Air Lines – the best US airline in overseas business travel – has chosen the Easysnap® single-dose for the sanitizing gel included in their “care kit” for passengers. So every day millions of travelers have the opportunity to experience this revolutionary way of opening. Conceived and developed in Modena, Easysnap Technology packaging solutions are

Food grade and hand model

Packaging segment slows down in 2020

The preliminary figures from the MECS-Ucima Research Department reveal a slowdown for the packaging machinery sector. 2020 turnover drops to €7.6 billion (-5%), small falls in both domestic sales (-6.8%) and exports (-4.5%). The seemingly unstoppable growth of the Italian packaging machinery industry has suffered a temporary setback. According to the preliminary figures compiled by

Big-Bag Innovation combines High-Care Filling with Low-Care Palletizing

Dinnissen Process Technology continues to innovate with cutting-edge technology for filling Big-Bags in high-care zones. Thisinnovation combines high-care filling with low-care palletizing. It meets all requirements for high-care, medium-care and low-care filling, processing, sealing and transporting Big-Bags. Moreover, this solution is equipped with a fully automatic palletizing station. The ProcessThe filling of Big-Bags takes place

MEAT-TECH - IPACK-IMA

MEAT-TECH: Look at the future with confidence

It is a fair in person that promises to be the great return of the event dedicated to processing and packaging solutions for meat, cold cuts and ready meals industries which will take place at Fiera Milano from May 17th to 20th, 2021. The co-location with TuttoFOOD in May 2021 consolidates the image of a fair that combines supply chains,

MG2 PLANETA Q: we squared the circle

PLANETA is the MG2 best-selling continuous-motion capsule filling machine designed for medium and large productions. MG2 drive for innovation never stops and, even on this model of constant clear success, there is still, nevertheless, some room for improvement that the internal team of designers and the skilled technicians cannot miss.By strengthening this capsule filling machine qualities:

C-Range of bio-plastic packaging materials from KM Packaging

‘Plant to pack and then back to compost’

Global flexible packaging and lidding films supplier KM Packaging has launched a new range of compostable products. The C-Range of bio-plastic packaging materials includes shrink wrap, stretch wrap, adhesive tape, nets and bags. It enhances KM’s portfolio of sustainable flexible packaging solutions and offers customers a wider range of choice. The bio-plastic products have been

Source: Bakery China

IPI aseptic systems

Aseptic packaging is the process where a pre-sterilized food product is filled, completely airtight, in sterile packaging materials under an aseptic environment. IPI is one of the few full system providers worldwide in the aseptic roll-fed carton packaging of liquid foods. For over 40 years, IPI has been providing solutions for the packaging of beverages

Celebrating 3 years of SORTEX FA PolarVision

Since its launch in 2017, Bühler’s SORTEX FA PolarVision range, which features the highest capacity optical sorter in the individually quick frozen (IQF) fruit and vegetables market, has gained traction as the most trusted optical sorting technology amongst leading processors around the world. Bühler’s presence in the IQF marketAs one of the first major players in