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Neopac Introduces “Eco-Stripped” Tube with 30% Less Plastics, Including Slimmed-Down Shoulder & Cap

June 29, 2022

Hoffmann Neopac, a global provider of high-quality packaging for pharma, beauty and oral care, has “capped off” its commitment to reducing plastics in its tube designs. The company has introduced Eco-Stripped Tube, which combines a significantly reduced sleeve wall thickness with a comparable materials reduction in the shoulder and cap. The result is a 30%…

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Flimsy Bags Can Now Be Picked and Handled More Easily With a Safe Grip

June 29, 2022

As the bags become more thinner and flimsier, the more carefully they need to be treated. With the new BGX suction cup developed for handling flimsy bags this challenge is outdated. The BGX suction cup is suitable for applications in E-commerce, Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG), Secondary food picking, Fashion, and other industries where bags…

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At COSMOPROF North America, WIPOTEC-OCS to Demo Innovative Revolving, In-Motion Checkweigher for Cylindrical Cosmetic Products

June 29, 2022

Capable of handling up to 400 pieces per minute, the HC-A-IS Checkweigher efficiently helps eliminate reputation-damaging underfills or costly overfills. WIPOTEC-OCS, a leading manufacturer and supplier of precision in-motion weighing, track and trace/anti-counterfeiting solutions and X-Ray scanning equipment, will offer live demonstrations of a novel revolving, in-motion weighing system at COSMOPROF North America, July 12-14…

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EXAIR Launches Custom Pneumatic Conveyors for Unique Applications

June 24, 2022

EXAIR’s Line Vac Air Operated Conveyors provide an efficient method of converting ordinary pipe, hose or tubes into powerful in-line conveyors. To accommodate the wide variety of unique problems manufacturers face, EXAIR has the ability to customize and tailor Line Vacs to different specifications. Certain processes may require customizations like unique sizes, shapes and materials…

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Cremer Introduces Fast, Accurate Counting Solution for Gummy Applications

June 21, 2022

Cremer, a leading supplier of product counting machines in the U.S. for a wide array of applications, has introduced its HQS 1250 Counting & Dispensing Machine, designed specifically for gummy applications in the nutraceutical and confectionary sectors. Drawing on over 40 years of experience in the pharmaceutical market, Cremer developed the long-awaited gummy solution in…

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Universal Robots Launches UR20 Cobot

June 21, 2022

Universal Robots, the Danish manufacturer of collaborative robots (cobots), has announced that it will add a new 20kg cobot to its product range. Called the UR20, the cobot boasts an all-new design based on Universal Robots’ experience in highly refined engineering and is the latest addition to the company’s strong portfolio of cobots. The UR20…

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Sabic and UPM Raflatac Launch Label Material Made from Certified Circular Ocean Bound Plastic

June 14, 2022

UPM Raflatac’s new Ocean Action label is the first made using SABIC’s certified circular polyolefins for packaging label applications. The value chain collaboration with UPM Raflatac demonstrates how ocean bound plastic can be brought back into a circular material stream for conversion into high quality packaging labels. Recovered ocean bound plastic (OBP) that has the…

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Pharma Powders Fed to Packaging By Automated Conveyors

June 14, 2022

Epic Pharma recently shifted from manual methods to automated flexible screw conveyors moving difficult-to-handle cholestyramine powder to packaging machines to gain a more efficient process, as well as a cleaner and safer plant environment. Epic Pharma develops and manufactures a range of generic pharmaceuticals for the treatment of pain, lipid disorders, hypertension and infection, and…

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METTLER TOLEDO to Demonstrate New Product Inspection Systems at IBIE 2022 in September

June 14, 2022

METTLER TOLEDO Product Inspection will demonstrate a variety of inspection systems for the commercial baking industry in booth #3474 at IBIE, being held at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Sept 18-21, 2022. The company will present its new X34C x-ray inspection system for small, individually-packaged products. Offering a unique combination of fast throughputs and a compact footprint,…

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Baralan Introduces New Marina Line of Glass Bottles for Makeup and Skincare Products

June 14, 2022

Baralan’s new Marina Series expands their glass bottle offerings with a unique, squared silhouette, available in two sizes.  Baralan is a consolidated player in primary packaging for the cosmetics and beauty industries, and the new line is ideal for makeup and skincare products. Characterized by geometrical shapes and a square silhouette, the Marina series was…

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Primera Technology Announces New CMY+Ultra Black Ink Cartridges

June 7, 2022

Primera Technology, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of specialized digital printing equipment, has announced a new, optional CMY+ Ultra Black Ink Cartridges for its LX600, LX610, and LX910 Color Label Printers. Primera’s color label printers use cyan, magenta, and yellow inks to produce process black, which has many advantages over the carbon black inks…

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iDrive2 Mag-Drive Motor Saves Energy While Boosting Sanitary Attributes to Dorner’s AquaPruf Sanitary Conveyor

June 2, 2022

For customers looking to reduce their sanitary conveyor system’s power consumption by as much as 55%, the new iDrive2 permanent magnet motor for Dorner’s AquaPruf conveyor is a great option. Supplied by OneMotion, a packaging automation products OEM and trusted Dorner partner, the permanent magnet motor uses less energy to run at higher speeds because…

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OnRobot Introduces a Complete Collaborative Palletizing Solution

June 2, 2022

OnRobot, the world leader in hardware and software solutions for collaborative applications, has launched OnRobot Palletizer, a complete collaborative palletizing solution designed to take the physical and financial pain out of palletizing processes. The powerful, automated palletizing hardware and software solution combines unprecedented affordability, performance and fast integration with a small footprint to deliver flexible palletizing…

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Antares Vision Group Presents “All-in-One” Machines for Multiple Food Quality Inspections

May 27, 2022

Antares Vision Group announced a new all-in-one machine with a full array of food industry inspection controls made possible by multiple technologies. It introduces a new paradigm for innovation in food quality inspection, balancing the need for multiple in-line controls with improved space optimization and production organization. Now, food companies can meet diverse quality requirements…

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The Case for Chain Drift Parallel Transfer: Including a Simplistic 2-to-1 Combiner

May 26, 2022

Multi-Conveyor recently built a set of sanitary food-grade conveyors that combine dual lanes of cup-size containers to feed an existing metal detector. The first conveyor section starts at an existing filler discharge that transfers dual lane product on 6.5-inch centers.  The two lanes travel through a 90-degree curve on side flexing chain, set at precise…

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Bosch Rexroth AMR Improves Safety and Productivity of Manufacturing Facilities

May 19, 2022

Rexroth North America’s MP1000R is a new 1000 kg payload capacity autonomous mobile robot (AMR) that can automate material handling applications without additional external infrastructure. The AMR improves safety and productivity, and offers greater flexibility in manufacturing spaces. Using Bosch Rexroth’s ROKIT Locator Software, the MP1000R is able to navigate autonomously in highly dynamic environments…

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Rollem Insignia6H Featured at June Amplify Event in Minneapolis

May 11, 2022

The Rollem Insignia6H will be featured at the Association for Print Technology’s Amplify conference, June 14-16 at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Booth #520.  Amplify features educational programs and an exhibition showcasing the entire print finishing value chain, including the brands, products, and processes that raise standards for foil and coatings, die cutting, folding and…

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CJ BIO Launches Bioplastic Product Line

May 10, 2022

Advanced amorphous PHA technology will provide plastics manufacturers and consumer products companies with marine, soil and home biodegradable options. CJ BIO, a division of South Korea-based CJ CheilJedang, has introduced PHACT® Marine Biodegradable Polymers based on its proprietary polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) technology. Being a part of the solution to change the trajectory of the plastic pollution…

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Shurtape Technologies, LLC, Introduces Duck Pro® By Shurtape®

May 4, 2022

A new line of professional grade tapes delivers high performance and versatility to contractors. Shurtape Technologies, LLC, an industry-leading manufacturer and marketer of pressure-sensitive tapes, is expanding its portfolio of professional grade duct tapes with the introduction of the Duck Pro® by Shurtape® line of tape solutions. This multi-faceted family of high-performance tapes features 13…

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Golden Grail Tech Beverages Launches Resealable Lids

April 12, 2022

Golden Grail Technology is gearing up to launch resealable lids for Spider Energy Drink. They will be one of the first in the industry to utilize this revolutionary packaging.  The Company plans to utilize this feature for the large tall boy 16oz can package. The Company has taken into consideration that the energy drink category…

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