December 2, 2022

Processing and Packaging

Gericke: More innovative rotary valve engineering

For many years Gericke RotaVal has continuously improved its range of rotary valves. Designed and manufactured in the UK, fast clean modular range valves have been delivered to a worldwide customer base in various industries. These rotary valves offer clever and innovative solutions that protect the production process and reduce operating costs. Rotary valves are

Award winning restaurant claims the Rational Vario has contributed to its success

Newcastle’s 21 works smarter, efficiently, and sustainably with multifunctional cooking system from Rational When it comes to creating an efficient and productive professional kitchen, advanced multifunctional cooking systems can have positive effects that allow your business to evolve and to keep up with modern day challenges. Few chefs know this better than Terry Laybourne MBE,

Hillenbrand acquires global leader LINXIS Group

• Advances Hillenbrand’s long-term profitable growth strategy; builds significant scalewith leadership positions in attractive food end market• Highly complementary systems and equipment to Coperion; expands its customeroffering in food and provides strong synergy opportunities• Expected to be accretive to Adjusted EPS within the first full year Hillenbrand, Inc. (NYSE: HI) announced today that it has

Record-breaking year for BOPP film

The BOPP film industry has undergone a transformational couple of years. BOPP film has proved to be covid-resilient, providing crucial hygienic product protection and delivery, particularly for the food industry. AMI – one of the leading providers of information, market intelligence and events for the global plastics industry, has published its tenth authoritative report mapping the

Dow partners with Want-Want to adopt more recyclable flexible packaging

Its innovative adhesives solutions support Want-Want Group’s sustainability goals, bringing more environmentally-friendly packaging choices to consumers Dow (NYSE: DOW), a global materials science company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China’s leading food and beverage group, Want-Want, to drive zero-solvent emissions and develop a circular economy for flexible packaging. This agreement aims to

Cortec’s green ®Eco-film receives prestigious certification

100% Biodegradable, Compostable Alternative to Polyethylene Films: Eco Film® Receives Industrial Composability Certification! Cortec® Corporation is very excited to receive industrial composability certification for its “green” Eco Film®. Eco Film® is a certified commercially compostable* film designed to replace traditional non-degradable films such as low-density and high-density polyethylene. Cortec® received the ‘OK compost IN­DUSTRIAL’ certificate

Berry’s Solution Helps Shape Success for Kata Foods

A different packaging shape and fabulous artwork decoration, using the square SuperCube® pail from Berry Superfos, have led to optimised logistics and excellent shelf standout for a range of products from Italian food company Kata Food. Kata Food is a family-owned business based on the island of Sicily, from where olives, preserves in oil and

Krones Showroom received the German Brand Award

The Krones showroom went online around two years ago and is currently being expanded in preparation for the drinktec fair. The showroom has now received the German Brand Award 2022 in the category “Excellence in Brand Strategy and Creation – Brand Communication – Point of Sale”. Strolling through a beverage line, looking at machine details

Syntegon receives silver in EcoVadis sustainability rating

Rating agency for corporate sustainability assesses Syntegon for the second time Syntegon among the top 25 percent of companies rated Result improved by 22 percentage points compared to the previous year EcoVadis awarded silver status to Syntegon in their sustainability rating, honoring the processing and packaging technology specialist’s sustainability efforts. For the assessment, EcoVadis evaluated

Taghleef as Finalist for Packaging Europe’s Sustainability Awards

Taghleef Industries is a finalist for the category Recyclable Packaging (Pre-Commercialized)at The Sustainability Awards 2022, the world’s most prestigious competition for sustainablepackaging innovation organized by Packaging Europe, with a BOPP, high barrier 4-side sealedsachet developed in collaboration with Gerosa Group. The packaging solution proposed aims to replace multi-material structures made ofPET/Alu/PE or PET/metPET/PE in applications

Robopac and OCME in Bangkok for Propak Asia

From 15th to 18th June the leading company of Aetna Group will represent the best of technology in the most important Asian event dedicated to Processing & Packaging After a successful business year and long line-up of well received trade fairs, Robopac and OCME are back in Bangkok for the 30th edition of Propak Asia,

Volpak signs to offer hi-tech solutions to customers

Volpak and Cariba: a partnership to strengthen technological portfolios and offer complete packaging solutions. Volpak, among the leading manufacturers of Horizontal Form-Fill-Seal machines for flexible pouches, and Cariba, which specialized in cartoning machines, signed a strategic partnership aimed at offering high-tech solutions to customers requiring complete lines. The cooperation was established with the goal of

Williams Refrigeration: Freezing the food wastage

Key techniques to reduce food waste and save money Keeping food waste down to a minimum is a key consideration for most foodservice oriented businesses. Not only does it help to reduce costs but reducing waste is a good way of improving the sustainability and environmental credentials of your business. The pandemic has accelerated many

ICA recalls ICA frozen veg dumplings

ICA is recalling frozen vegetarian dumplings of the ICA brand as they contain sesame oil, which is not stated in the list of ingredients. All best-before dates are recalled as a precautionary measure, as the product may pose a potential hazard to consumers who are allergic to sesame oil. The recall applies to ICA frozen