Food Packaging Equipment

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Non-Industrial Products, Packaging Equipment

Sidel's First Complete Line Equipped with a Combi Predis(TM) in Germany for Bottling Tea in Aseptic PET at Hauser

November 10, 2010

Sidel has just obtained final technical acceptance of the first aseptic PET complete line in Germany, equipped with a Combi Predis(TM) for dry decontamination of preforms. Since June, the line has been up and running at the Hauser plant for flavored teas in lightweight 0.5 and 1.5 liter bottles.<4444>Hauser Weinimport GmbH is specialized in vermouth, liqueurs, wine-based drinks and, more... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Huhtamaki System Shapes Safeway Packaging Upgrade

October 29, 2010

De Soto, KS - When Safeway Foods, Pleasanton, CA, decided it needed a "new look" to introduce its 48-oz. ice cream container, they didn't have to settle for an off-the-shelf preformed package or wait a year to get it. Working with their current supplier and in-plant systems specialists at Huhtamaki, they went to market with a custom-shaped container. The new, high-impact package with branded... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Husky Expands Beverage Packaging Product Line with H-PET AE Preform System

October 4, 2010

BOLTON, Ontario - Husky Injection Molding Systems today announced that it will be launching H-PET(TM) AE (all-electric), a new PET preform injection molding system at the upcoming K2010 tradeshow in Dusseldorf, Germany, October 27 - November 3, 2010.<4444>"With the launch of H-PET AE, we have applied our beverage packaging experience to develop a small, efficient and low maintenance... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment, Robotics

Robotic Platform enhances food packaging processes.

October 4, 2010

Packaging Automation Cell (PAC) is designed to accommodate high-speed primary packaging applications requiring flexible and sanitary processing, specifically addressing hygienic requirements of meat and poultry packaging. Built with rigid, stainless steel frame, cell integrates Quattro s650HS USDA-accepted parallel linked robot, motion and vision controllers, touchscreen interface, and predefined programming recipes for conveyor tracking and vision guidance. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Packaging Equipment

At Brau Beviale 2010 (Nurnberg, Germany, November 10 - 12), the Latest Innovations from the Sidel Group, Dedicated to the World of Beer, for all Packaging Types

September 15, 2010

The 2010 edition of Brau Beviale, the most important European trade show dedicated to beer and carbonated drinks, will present an opportunity to learn first hand about the most innovative solutions from the Sidel Group for these market segments.<4444>The Sidel Group, worldwide leader in beverage packaging solutions, will present its most recent innovations for the beer market in PET, glass and... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

ARPAC-Hefestus to Feature the APOLLO Rotating MAP Sealing Machine at the Pack Expo 2010 Show!

September 7, 2010

Schiller Park, IL - ARPAC - Hefestus USA will feature its APOLLO SLB(TM) with SLB(TM) Shelf Life Booster, an innovative technology for extending shelf-life of sealing trays with modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) technology at the Pack Expo 2010 Show, Booth # S-400.<4444>A robust design yet compact footprint assures the APOLLO-SLB(TM) rotary Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP) system is ideal... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

ARPAC to Feature the 45TW Tray Shrink Wrapper as Part of a Fully Integrated Beverage Packaging System at the Pack Expo 2010 Show! Booth # S-400, McCormick Place Chicago, Oct. 31-Nov. 3, 2010

August 19, 2010

Schiller Park, IL, August 13, 2010 - The Model 45TW tray shrink wrapper will be part of a fully integrated packaging line, tray wrapping beverages at the Pack Expo 2010 Show, Booth # S-400.<4444>ARPAC's continuous motion Model 45TW-28 tray shrink wrapper is a compact and economical shrink wrapper capable of wrapping up to 45 trays per minute, depending upon product size. It will wrap any... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

ARPAC-Hefestus Features HERA with Shelf Life Booster (SLB(TM))Technology at the Pack Expo 2010 Show, Booth # S-400!

August 17, 2010

Schiller Park, IL - ARPAC-Hefestus USA will feature its Hera Packaging System with SLB(TM) Shelf Life Booster, an innovative technology for extending shelf-life of sealing trays with Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP) technology, at the Pack Expo 2010 Show, Booth # S-400 at McCormick Place Chicago, Oct. 31 - Nov. 3.<4444>SLB(TM) uses no vacuum yet it can achieve residual oxygen levels of less... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

ARPAC-Hefestus Featuring Shelf Life Booster (SLB(TM)) Technology at the Pack Expo 2010 Show, Booth # S-400!

July 22, 2010

Schiller Park, IL July 16, 2010 - ARPAC - Hefestus USA will feature its SLB(TM) Shelf Life Booster, an innovative technology for extending shelf-life of sealing trays with modified atmosphere (MAP)technology at the Pack Expo 2010 Show, Booth # S-400, located at McCormick Place in Chicago, October 31 through November, 2010.<4444>SLB(TM) uses no vacuum yet it can achieve residual oxygen levels of... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

ARPAC-Hefestus to Feature the APOLLO SLB(TM) Rotating MAP Sealing Machine at the Process Expo 2010 Show, Booth # 12028, McCormick Place Chicago July 18-20!

July 20, 2010

Schiller Park, IL July 9, 2010 - ARPAC - Hefestus USA will feature its APOLLO SLB(TM) with SLB(TM) Shelf Life Booster, an innovative technology for extending shelf-life of sealing trays with modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) technology at the Process Expo 2010 Show, Booth # 12028. <4444>A robust design yet compact footprint assures the APOLLO-SLB(TM) rotary Modified Atmosphere Packaging... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

ARPAC-Hefestus to Demonstrate the ATHENA SLB(TM) Semi-Automatic MAP Sealing Machine at the Process Expo 2010 Show, Booth # 12028!

July 9, 2010

Schiller Park, IL - ARPAC - Hefestus USA will feature its ATHENA SLB(TM) Semi-Automatic MAP Sealing Machine with SLB(TM) Shelf Life Booster, an innovative technology for extending shelf-life of sealing trays with modified atmosphere (MAP) technology at the Process Expo 2010 Show, Booth # 12028.<4444>The ATHENA SLB(TM) has an ergonomic pull out drawer where an operator can easily load the... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

ARPAC-Hefestus Features HERA with Shelf Life Booster (SLB(TM))Technology at the Process Expo 2010 Show, Booth # 12028!

July 8, 2010

Schiller Park, IL July 1, 2010 - ARPAC - Hefestus USA will feature its Hera Packaging System with SLB(TM) Shelf Life Booster, an innovative technology for extending shelf-life of sealing trays with modified atmosphere (MAP)technology at the Process Expo 2010 Show, Booth # 12028.<4444>SLB(TM) uses no vacuum yet it can achieve Oxygen residual levels of less than 1% and does it faster than current... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

ARPAC features the AGR Dairy Shrink Bundler at the Pack Expo 2010 Show, Booth # S-400, October 31 - November 3 at McCormick Place Chicago!

July 6, 2010

Schiller Park, IL - The AGR Series is specifically designed and built for dairy and food processing. This compact, right-angle shrink bundling system collates and over-wraps multiple arrangements of scrounds, rounds, squares, pints, quarts, cans and other food containers in a single or dual lane configuration.<4444>Ideal for washdown environments, this single frame, heavy-duty stainless steel... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

ARPAC-Hefestus Invites You to the Process Expo 2010 Show, Booth # 12028!

June 21, 2010

ARPAC - Hefestus USA will feature its SLB(TM) Shelf Life Booster, an innovative technology for extending shelf-life of sealing trays with modified atmosphere (MAP) technology at the Process Expo Show, Booth # 12028, located at McCormick Place in Chicago, July 18 -20, 2010.<4444>SLB(TM) uses no vacuum yet it can achieve Oxygen residual levels of less than 1% and does it faster than current MAP... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

ARPAC-Hefestus Featuring Shelf Life Booster (SLB(TM)) Technology at the Process Expo 2010 Show, Booth # 12028!

June 14, 2010

Schiller Park, IL May 18, 2010 - ARPAC - Hefestus USA will feature its SLB(TM) Shelf Life Booster, an innovative technology for extending shelf-life of sealing trays with modified atmosphere (MAP)technology at the Process Expo Show, Booth # 12028, located at McCormick Place in Chicago, July 18 -20, 2010.<4444>SLB(TM) uses no vacuum yet it can achieve Oxygen residual levels of less than 1% and... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Sushi Brama Changes Packaging to Extend Shelf Life

June 14, 2010

Sushi Brama, Israel, successfully penetrated the Israeli retail market with fresh sushi thanks to utilizing SLB(TM) Technology (Shelf Life Booster) via the Athena, an advanced packaging system developed by Hefestus, Israel and manufactured in North America by ARPAC-Hefestus USA LLC.<4444>Sushi is a traditional Japanese food that fuses culinary aesthetics with well-balanced, nourishing, and... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

MWV Highlights Food Packaging Solutions at FMI Show

May 25, 2010

Packaging and Material Design Can Help Reduce Unsaleables, Improve Sustainability and Build Brand Perceptions <4444>RICHMOND, Va. - MeadWestvaco Corp. (MWV) announced today that it will showcase a wide range of packaging solutions at the Food Marketing Institute Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, May 11-13. Focusing on the customer's need for high performing and sustainable packaging options, MWV will... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Series FCA Filler Cylinder

April 8, 2010

PHD's Plastic Packaging Group announces the new Series FCA Filler Cylinder to its product line. The Series FCA Cylinder is a direct replacement for Krones® Filler Valves 45 40150, 45 40152, 45 40156, and the 45 40155. The robust piston design of the FCA is a reliable, field-tested solution providing longer life and consistent fill levels over extended periods of service. The FCA cylinders offer... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Announcing ARPAC-Hefestus Gourmet Extended Shelf Life for Premium Deserts

October 23, 2009

ARPAC-Hefestus, USA LLC., Schiller Park, IL, launches ARPAC-Hefestus Gourmet - an innovative packaging solution for composed and premium desserts. ARPAC-Hefestus Gourmet's advanced technology enables dessert makers to pack a variety of delicate desserts and extend product shelf life significantly while maintaining its texture, appearance and mouthfeel without changes.<4444>According to a July,... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Bagging System suits high-speed food applications.

October 7, 2009

Offering packaging speeds up to 150 bags/min, SidePouch® FAS SPrint Revolution(TM) Bagging System presents conveyor of pre-opened bags that are ready for loading from 60 in. wide workspace. System operates in continuous, intermittent, or batch modes, and cycles on pre-set parameters or by using foot switch. Featuring stainless steel construction, system has 90° tilting load area, corrosion-resistant materials, NEMA 4X electronics protection, and Allen-Bradley® control package. Read More