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ALLIEDFLEX® Technologies, Inc., Sarasota, FL, and IMA FILLSHAPE Standup Pouch Packaging Machinery, Bologna, Italy, expand their North American Sales and Marketing Agreement

April 8, 2024

IMA Industria Macchine Automatiche S.p.A., Ozzano dell’Emilia (BO), Italy, announces that it has expanded its agreement with ALLIEDFLEX Technologies, Inc. as its North American Partner (including Canada and Mexico) for the Sales and Marketing of its IMA FILLSHAPE series Standup Pouch Packaging Machinery Program for the non-food sectors, including Home and Personal Care and Techno-Chemical markets. IMA FILLSHAPE division is…

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Anuga FoodTec: New bottle-filling machine expands Ampack’s portfolio

March 15, 2024

Ampack is breaking new ground in the filling of liquid food: the Syntegon company is completing its modular portfolio with the flexible FBL filling machine for preformed HDPE, PP, and PET bottles. With this expansion, Ampack is consolidating its position as a world market leader for aseptic applications. In addition to baby food and clinical…

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The Upward Trajectory of Sustainable Films

March 11, 2024

How CPGS Can Stay Ahead By Bob Burkhardt, Product Manager for Cartoning and Robotics at the R.A Jones Company It goes without saying, sustainability is one of the biggest topics dominating the packaging industry. Encouraged by consumers’ consistent increased interest in environmental impact and paired with significant buying power, food brands are now facing the challenge of…

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How to Establish a Successful Preventive Maintenance Routine

March 11, 2024

Maintenance Tips for Ultrasonic Welding Operations By Mike Gizzi, Global Service and Calibration Manager for Ultrasonics at Emerson Whether your ultrasonic equipment is brand-new or has been in service for a while, successful preventive maintenance (PM) begins with establishing a maintenance baseline. Basically, that means starting — or continuing — a monthly routine of inspection…

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Ultrasonic Technology Vs. Heat Sealing

January 2, 2024

Four Reasons to Consider an Ultrasonic Retrofit By Andres Abreu, Packaging Business Development Manager, Assembly and Welding at Emerson As consumer packaged goods (CPG) makers confront questions about sustainability, recyclability and profitability, they should consider the latest energy- and material-saving advantages available for vertical form-fill-seal (VFFS) equipment. One such improvement involves retrofitting VFFS equipment to…

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See Matrix’s Full Portfolio of Vertical Form Fill Seal Solutions in Booth 5231 at WestPack 2024

January 2, 2024

Have a flexible bag packaging application? Then head west to see your new flexible bag packaging solution! Matrix Packaging Machinery and its master distributor brands of INVpack and Pacraft (formerly Toyo Jidoki) will be demonstrating its latest flexible packaging technologies in booth 5231 at WestPack 2024, Feb. 6-8, at the Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California.…

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New Emergency Auto-Lift Automatically Raises Heat Tunnel to Safely Dissipate Heat

October 26, 2023

PharmafillTM HT6B Heat Tunnel Safeguards Products and Equipment from Damage The PharmafillTM HT6B Heat Tunnel from packaging machinery manufacturer Deitz Co., Wall, NJ (www.Deitzco.com), includes a new Emergency Auto-Lift (EAL) system as standard. Upgrading a prior E-Stop design, the new Emergency Auto-Lift system features a proprietary current sensing relay that automatically raises the heat tunnel…

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The Upward Trajectory of Sustainable Films

October 11, 2023

How CPGs Can Stay Ahead By Bob Burkhardt, product manager for cartoning and robotics at the R.A. Jones Company It goes without saying, sustainability is one of the biggest topics dominating the packaging industry. Encouraged by consumers’ consistent increased interest in environmental impact and paired with significant buying power, food brands are now facing the challenge of…

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Amid Double-Digit Growth, TurboFil Expands Development and Demonstration Facility

September 19, 2023

Additional space required to accommodate increased customer demand for syringe filling and capping machinery solutions. TurboFil Packaging Machines LLC, an equipment specialist dedicated solely to the design and development of liquid filling and assembly machines, has substantially expanded the product development and demonstration space at its Mount Vernon, NY headquarters. The additional elbow room was…

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Choosing the Perfect Machinery

September 3, 2023

Three Tips To Consider When Buying Dairy Packaging Machinery By Max Davis, head of customer success at Waldner North America Selecting the right machinery for your plant is essential to keep operations running smoothly, and fill-seal and/or form-fill-seal equipment is an essential part of operations for most dairy processors. After all, these pieces of equipment…

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Catch a Glimpse of the Future of Packaging with Bartelt in Booth C-2833 at PACK EXPO 2023

September 1, 2023

See how the latest in horizontal form fill seal technology can add efficiency and productivity to your next packaging application. The future of packaging is alive and well and shining brightly on Bartelt this month in Las Vegas! Bartelt, a ProMach brand, is exhibiting two state-of-the-art horizontal form fill seal (HFFS) machines: the MAG Series…

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The Open and Shut Case for Food Packaging

June 11, 2023

Flexible Vertical Form Fill Seal Equipment Handles a Wide Range of Resealable Pouches By Christine Duncan, Marketing Director, Flexibles & Trays at Matrix, a ProMach Brand Areas of food packaging that sometimes gets overlooked are the way they are opened, and closed. Successfully integrating closing methods into packaging requires machinery such as vertical form fill…

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IMA ILAPAK Announces Exclusive North American Sales and Marketing Agreement with ALLIEDFLEX

June 5, 2023

IMA ILAPAK announced that they have partnered with ALLIEDFLEX Technologies, Inc. as their exclusive North American partner to handle the sales and marketing of their complete IMA ILAPAK LUX series Standup Pouch Packaging Machinery Program.IMA ILAPAK is a well-established respected brand in North America through its installed base of flexible packaging machinery solutions operating at major food, beverage,…

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ALLIEDFLEX and HDG Packaging Machinery Partner in North America

May 30, 2023

HDG Packaging Machinery and ALLIEDFLEX® Technologies, Inc. have entered into an exclusive North American sales, marketing and technical services agreement, and ALLIEDFLEX® is pleased to introduce the HDG RB Series HFFS, a rotary horizontal pouch form, fill and seal machinery program for packaging a variety of pouch and standup pouch packaging formats. The HDG RB-200 is…

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Don’t Write Off Traditional Tray Overwrapping Just Yet…

April 10, 2023

Leakproof Packaging Extends the Shelf Life of Fresh Protein By Brian Guillaume, Regional Sales Manager at Ossid While new designs and materials are constantly being evaluated in hopes of finding the next big thing in fresh protein packaging, the traditional foam tray overwrap style remains an extremely popular choice for food manufacturers and retailers alike.…

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Outlaw Snax Sees Untapped Potential in Tortilla Chips

March 6, 2023

Vertical Form, Fill & Seal Equipment Simplifies Operations By Christine Duncan, Marketing Manager, Flexibles and Trays for Matrix and Ossid, both ProMach brands Picking up a bag of tortilla chips from the grocery store rarely inspires much excitement. Most of the time, these relatively tasteless snacks are used as a vessel to scoop up more…

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TurboFil Introduces Inline Filling & Capping Machine for Multi-Dose Nasal Dispensers

February 19, 2023

Company’s Mini-Monoblock MDN-50 accurately and expediently fills, seals, caps and labels up to 50 vials per minute. TurboFil Packaging Machines LLC, an equipment specialist dedicated solely to the design and development of liquid filling and assembly machines, has introduced an automatic machine for the inline filling & capping of multi-dose nasal dispensers. The company’s Mini-Monoblock MDN-50…

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Ossid Exhibiting its Reepack ReeEco Tray Sealing Machine at Seafood Processing North America

February 15, 2023

Ossid is again teaming up with Wexler Packaging Products to demonstrate its ReeEco Tray Sealing Machine for a complete packaging and labeling demonstration in booth 1387 at Seafood Processing North America, March 12-14, in Boston. The Reepack ReeEco Tray Sealing machine, a robust solution for the seafood packaging industry, will be deomonstrated in Wexler Packaging Products’ booth 1387 at Seafood…

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Sarasota, Florida based ALLIEDFLEX® Technologies, Inc. Introduces New Standup Pouch 360 VFFS Machinery Program by VELTEKO

February 8, 2023

ALLIEDFLEX® is a leader in providing global stand-up pouch and innovative pouch / bag packaging machinery systems from an elite group of well-respected global suppliers of flexible packaging machinery solutions. ALLIEDFLEX is the exclusive North American distributor for VELTEKO Packaging Machinery and has distributed and supported the VELTEKO machinery program for the past 13 years…

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Matrix Demonstrates its VFFS Packaging Expertise in Booth 5231 at WestPack 2023

January 18, 2023

See live demonstrations on how solutions from Matrix, INVpack and Pacraft can enhance your end-of-line productivity and sustainability. Matrix Packaging Machinery and its master distributor brands of INVpack and Pacraft (formerly Toyo Jidoki) are bringing its star-studded lineup of vertical form fill seal machines back to the west coast – and you do not want to miss this one! You…

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