Automation & Software


Martin Pfeiffer

With Industry 4.0 movement to drive USD 17 billion annual revenue growth across Middle East industry and manufacturing sectors by 2021, automation will be a key focus at the food manufacturing trade show among other latest F&B production innovations. more

19 Sep 2017 13:44

At Drinktec 2017, the world's leading trade fair for the beverage and liquid food industry, ENGEL will set a new standard of efficiency in the highly integrated production of beverage caps from September 11 to 15 in Munich, Germany. more

14 Sep 2017 09:53

Family-owned label operation Primera Polska has invested in a Mark Andy Digital One label press. more

13 Sep 2017 16:43

The installation of four Ishida Atlas integrated multihead weigher and bagmaker combinations at leading Spanish snacks manufacturer Facundo Blanco has delivered an increase in output per line of around 30%. more

13 Sep 2017 11:24

The German mechanical engineering industry is expected to grow significantly again in 2017. The signs for this are getting more clear: machinery production rose by 2.4 percent in the first half of 2017. more

13 Sep 2017 11:08

Designed to be the toughest headspace gas analyser on the market, the GS Waterproof can be conveniently transported between packing lines and factory locations. more

8 Sep 2017 10:07

CSi is introducing the third robot brand on its palletising platform ‘i-Pal’. It is now also possible to order the i-Pal with a Yaskawa robot. more

8 Sep 2017 09:31

SICK has launched the DUS60 incremental encoder and DUV60 measuring wheel encoder with DIP switch programmability to provide users with a versatile and economical user-configurable motion control sensor for packaging and printing applications. more

8 Sep 2017 08:17

2017 is a special year for ALPMA Alpenland Maschinenbau GmbH: The global market leader for Process, Cheese-Making, Cutting and Packaging Technology celebrates the 70th anniversary of its founding. more

5 Sep 2017 10:54

August Faller Group is set to showcase its smart packaging solutions for the healthcare and pharma industry at CPhI 2017. more

31 Aug 2017 08:24

At drinktec 2017, Graphic Packaging International (GPI) will reveal a new packaging machinery system and state-of-the-art robotic integration capabilities for the beverage industry, along with other industry-leading machinery and carton solutions. more

30 Aug 2017 12:44

Presentations will highlight how OEMs can benefit from delivering flexible, connected smart machines. more

30 Aug 2017 08:58

The integration of powerful MIS and flexible production systems can transform a label printing company. Blue Label Digital Printing combined its Cerm MIS and Esko Automation Engine production system to accelerate production. more

30 Aug 2017 07:51

Videojet Technologies, a global leader in coding and marking solutions, will showcase its latest product innovations at the 2017 PPMA show, to be held from 26-28 September at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) in Birmingham, UK. more

29 Aug 2017 15:09

Cameron Worth, founder and director of Internet of Things agency, SharpEnd will discuss IoT-enabled creativity at Packaging Innovations London 2017. Here, he outlines the brand potential for a smarter, more connected world. more

29 Aug 2017 13:34

Low costs per unit and high quality – the packaging industry has particularly high demands and must also adapt flexibly to the various requirements of the individual national markets. more

29 Aug 2017 09:47

Bradman Lake will be participating at the Gulfood Manufacturing show being held on 31 Oct – 2 Nov 2017 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. more

29 Aug 2017 08:40

Much of the extensive Elesa range of standard machine elements are designed around the needs of processing and packaging machinery manufacturers, many of which will be on display at the 2017 PPMA Exhibition. more

25 Aug 2017 14:15

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH in Schwaig near Nuremberg will use Fakuma 2017 to present a cross-section of its current portfolio of injection moulding machines. more

25 Aug 2017 12:55

The increasing demand from printers to integrate pre-press and business environments has resulted in a significant rise in sales for HYBRID Software, according to Guido Van der Schueren, Chairman of the Board of HYBRID Software. more

24 Aug 2017 09:53