Peter Tindale, European Sales Director at Selig describes the lining materials and how the process variables of pressure, heat and time are critical to the success of induction heat sealing. more


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AIMPLAS has started the project NEMOSINE, which will allow to protect visual and sound memories produced between 1895 and 1970 that are now at risk due to the instability of the formats that were used in its registration. more

After demonstrating its capabilities in the labels market, digital print sees its next big growth opportunity in packaging. Tim Sykes visited HP Indigo and HP Scitex in Israel to get a close look at the latest presses and meet the early adopters more

Marcel Kiessling introduces Gerhard Schubert’s state of the art Pick-and-Place solution at Anuga FoodTec, and explains how the platform and GS.Gate gateway deliver optimum security and performance for IoT production. more

Weilburger has developed a new coating formulation for blister coatings with optimized processing parameters in close collaboration with its customers. more

IPL Plastics Ltd is launching two new sizes of containers for the food industry that are both tamper evident and IML capable, for products such as soup, sauce, dips and gravy in the UK and Europe. more


Jacques Amable JAConsultant

Sidel EasyFEED™ is an innovative, compact and safe ground-level preform feeder for PET production lines. more

Ahead of DowDuPont's 30th Awards for Packaging Innovation chair of the judging panel David Luttenberger, global packaging director at Mintel, shares his perspectives on the competition and packaging innovation itself with fellow jury member Tim Sykes more

Antares Vision is proud to introduce ATSFOUR, an enterprise-level serialization software solution that enhances its reputation as a leader in the fight against counterfeiting in the pharmaceutical industry. more

Selig, a global manufacturer of cap and closure lining materials for use across a broad range of applications, has published a white paper outlining a pioneering packaging concept for medication. more

The concept of gamification has mostly been considered in software, customer loyalty programmes and business process management. Optaglio's Libor Sustr and Petr Hampl explore its potential in anti-counterfeiting applications more

SICK has collaborated with Universal Robots to develop an entry-level vision-guided cobot system for pick and place, quality inspection and measurement in food, beverage and FMCG packaging applications. more

IQDEMY Quantum Technology SA, a company of IQDEMY Holdings, has announced its newest development designed to help brands, marketers as well as the security market to provide an individualised, bespoke solution in anti-counterfeiting. more

John Wolf, Sealed Air Vice President of Strategic Fulfilment Solutions, talks about the important role air can play to keep products safe during transit. more

Minebea Intec, formerly known as Sartorius Intec, has expanded its foreign body detection product range with the recent introduction of two new X-ray inspection systems Dymond Bulk and Dylight. more

Cerulean will be showcasing their accurate and sustainable equipment this April, in front of 30,000 attendees at the Birmingham NEC. more

At Sino-Pack, HP Inc. announced a 22mm wide-swath printhead for high-speed, high-resolution marking needs, including 1D and 2D bar codes. more

The careful and precise identification of dangerous foreign objects in food packaging is the focus of the exhibition participation of HEUFT SYSTEMTECHNIK GMBH at Anuga FoodTec. more

At Anuga FoodTec 2018, Eagle Product Inspection will launch a new high-level x-ray inspection product line for the packaged food industry. more

AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals has agreed to use watermark technology developed by FiliGrade, one of the winners of the 2017 Imagine Chemistry challenge. more

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