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Once again, the PPMA Show highlighted why it’s the UK’s unmissable event for processing and packaging machinery, when it returned to Birmingham’s NEC between 26 and 28 September. more

Ishida Europe’s unique marination system for protein products, Orbicote, has been named Innovative Processing System of the Year at the 2017 PPMA Awards. more

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK demonstrated the world-beating capabilities of its leading automatic weighing machinery at this year’s PPMA show. more

With food and bulk factories reliant on secondary packing and palletising machine uptime to meet delivery schedules and fulfil retailer contracts, Pacepacker Services is demonstrating its latest time and resource saving weapon, Pallet+. more

At the PPMA Show Omron has demonstrated its revolutionary new OKAO facial recognition and gesture control technology for machine access and control. more

In fast paced, harsh or cramped food production and packing lines, where metal detectors are subject to rigorous washdowns and knocks from operatives, modern machine control panels are especially vulnerable to damage. more

Brillopak director David Jahn highlighted the crisis likely to face farmers, fresh produce and soft fruit packers as a result of Brexit and rising labour costs – and how automated case loading can help mitigate these challenges. more

At the PPMA Show Packaging Europe's star striker Kev is pitted against Robokeeper - billed as unbeatable. Can Packaging Europe prove that Industry 4.0 still has some way to go? Can Kev succeed where Lionel Messi failed? Watch to find out! more

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This week, more than 350 exhibitors representing 1,500 brands will descend on the NEC, Birmingham for the biggest PPMA Show in 12 years. more

Leading UK conveying and automated handling specialist, Advance Automated Systems, will be using this year's PPMA exhibition to showcase their innovative SmartLine conveyor solution. more

How can you get a palletising line one hundred meters long onto the limited space of an exhibition stand? more

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK will be launching its innovative new mid-range multihead weighing machine at the PPMA in Birmingham this month. more

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

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

On 26th September at the PPMA Show Packaging Europe’s Tim Sykes will be chairing a session with Veolia’s Dr Forbes McDougall on sustainable food and drink packaging and the circular economy. The two caught up for an interview ahead of the show. more

Removing metal contamination is critical in any processing and packaging line.  Unwanted metals not only result in costly damage to machinery, loss of productivity and downtime but can impact a company’s reputation on product quality. more

Advanced Dynamics Ltd, one of the leading filling and labelling systems suppliers in the UK, is expanding its presence at the PPMA Exhibition to show off even more machinery that can help boost production and reduce labour costs. more

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Coding and marking specialist Interactive Coding Equipment (ICE) has launched a next generation thermal transfer overprinter (TTO) which is able to monitor and report on the quality of each code it produces. more

At this year’s PPMA show, HMK will demonstrate the world’s first collaborative robot with built-in vision recognition from Techman Robot. more

Interroll will exhibit key products for material handling at the PPMA show including its energy-efficient 24V drive technology, its powerful drum motors and modular conveyor platform concept. more

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