Packaging

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

Graphic Packaging International to Exhibit the Quikflex 300® Packaging Machinery System Designed for the Craft Brewers at the 2016 Craft Brewers Conference and BrewExpo America®

April 27, 2016

ATLANTA - Graphic Packaging International, Inc. (NYSE: GPK) will be exhibiting at the Craft Brewers Conference (CBC) and BrewExpo America® from May 3-6, 2016 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. At this year's show, the Company will demonstrate its Quikflex® 300 packaging machinery solution along with the latest packaging innovations. The Quikflex 300 is a small-footprint continuous... Read More

Packaging Equipment

Reverse Pad Plugs Protect Boxed Rolls

April 22, 2016

Special pad plugs maintain box integrity, minimize box length, and better protect rolls. While Reverse Pad Plugs suspend and protect roll product packaged in boxes, they also help prevent box tear-out. Extended shoulders provide a broader footprint to better distribute roll weight inside the box, help to maintain box integrity, and ultimately improve box stacking and handling. Reverse... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Turntable Stretch Wrapper incorporates branding, roping solutions.

April 19, 2016

Used for wrapping pallets, high-profile Raptor™ HPL features elevated turntable platform, intuitive controls, and usability-optimized UI. Turntable contains lubrication-free power pre-stretch carriage with variable pre-stretch levels from 100%–300%. Able to wrap up to 35 loads/hr, this heavy-duty, semi-automatic machine incorporates Logo Wrap™ film, which promotes brand on pallet loads and reduces product tampering, and roping device that helps contain load by tying it to pallet. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Econolite Partners with Clean Slate Group for Traffic Signal Cabinet Beautification Program

April 18, 2016

Agreement provides cost-effective customizable anti-graffiti vinyl cabinet wraps ANAHEIM, Calif., – Econolite today announced it has partnered with Clean Slate Group (Bozeman, MT) to provide customizable anti-graffiti vinyl wraps for traffic cabinets in support of beautification and anti-graffiti programs. The proprietary vinyl film used for the wraps can significantly reduce city costs... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Clear View Bag Attends Retail Packaging Expo

April 15, 2016

Demand for Low volume and short leads time of custom plastic bags noted bt attendees Albany, NY - Clear View Bag attended the Retail Packaging Expo, in Orlando, Florida in the beginning of March.  Over 350 suppliers, distributors and manufacturing representatives attended the show.   The RPA show, which is a distributor driven organization, provides options for creative packaging solutions... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment, Services, Waste Handling Equipment

Interphex: Optimize Your Sorbents for Success With Multisorb

April 14, 2016

Buffalo, New York – Multisorb Technologies will exhibit at Interphex in New York City, April 26-28, 2016, and highlight its ability to help pharmaceutical companies drive their success through the optimal use of sorbent technology. "By increasing efficiencies, pharmaceutical companies can reduce expenses without sacrificing quality," said Chris Gilmor, Commercial Director of... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment, Green & Clean

Amcor to Showcase Packaging Sustainability at SustPack 2016 Conference in Chicago

April 14, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Amcor Limited, a global leader in responsible packaging solutions, will discuss its approach to sustainability and highlight a broad range of innovative packaging solutions at the SustPack 2016 conference April 11-13 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Under its theme of “Fresher, Lighter, Safer, Smarter,” Amcor will feature several innovative applications, including rigid and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Non-Industrial Products, Packaging Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Check Presenters promote cash transactions at bars/restaurants.

April 13, 2016

Devoid of credit card company logos, portable EZ-Tip, EZ-Split&trade; Check Presenters help restaurants and bars increase volume of cash versus credit card transactions while also boosting revenue, supporting wait staff, and improving customer service. Built-in calculator, which lets customers calculate tips and check splits, can also be used by waitstaff for general purposes. Built-in vinyl sleeve pocket accommodates custom advertisements and printed messages.<br /> Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Packaging Equipment, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

X-ray System accommodates tall, wide, and dense packages.

April 11, 2016

Designed for food companies, NextGuard C500 features USDA-/FDA-approved urethane belt that operates from 16&ndash;164 fpm and accommodates up to 25 lb packages measuring 19.7 x 9.8 in. X-ray beam width and arc-shaped detector eliminate blind spots in inspection tunnel, while availability of 160 W (80 kV/2 mA) or 200 W (100 kV, 2 mA) power sources ensures enough X-ray power to penetrate thick and dense packaged products. Watertight USB 2.0 and Ethernet ports are standard.<br /> Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment, Services, Waste Handling Equipment

FCE Brazil: Multisorb Introduces Sorbent Technology and Services for Pharmaceutical Companies

April 6, 2016

Buffalo, New York – Multisorb Technologies will exhibit at FCE Brazil in Sao Paulo, May 12-14, 2016, and introduce how it can help companies stabilize their pharmaceutical packaging presentations with sorbent technology. For over 50 years, Multisorb has provided end-to-end solutions to help pharmaceutical manufacturers around the world better protect their products against moisture,... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Bemis Company Receives Highest Achievement Award from Flexible Packaging Association

March 31, 2016

NEENAH, Wis.– Bemis Company, Inc. (NYSE:BMS) has been recognized by the Flexible Packaging Association during its 60th annual awards program with the Highest Achievement Award for the Campbell’s Ready Meals pouch. “We are honored to be acknowledged, along with our customer, for this innovative new package,” said William Jackson, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Bemis... Read More

Packaging Equipment

Orbital Stretch Wrappers support wireless automation package.

March 30, 2016

Wrapper Tornado orbital stretch-wrapping machines are available with optional, wireless automation package that lets truck operators automatically wrap palletized loads to their pallets as single unit without leaving their seats. Along with automated cut and wrap device installed on machinery, wireless automation package includes companion, hand-held, wireless remote control used to start and stop wrapping process from within lift truck cab interior. Read More

Packaging Equipment

Unpoppable Protective Packaging is inflatable on-demand.

March 24, 2016

Promoting e-commerce and supply chain efficiency, Bubble Wrap® IB uses air channels to transfer shock away from products for effective cushioning protection. This cushion packaging material (polymeric film) ships flat and is inflated on premise and on demand using NewAir I.B. Express inflatable cushioning system. Bubble size minimizes box dimensions to help reduce freight expenditure and resource consumption as well as minimize number of necessary packaging layers. Read More

Packaging Equipment

Angle Bracket Cover Caps enhance profile protection, appearance.

March 24, 2016

Available for GN 960 and 961 metric size Angle Brackets for aluminum T-slot profile systems, metric size GN 963 Cover Caps feature RoHS-compliant, matte black Polyamide PA plastic construction. Cover caps, which come in 3 sizes and snap into place via 4 lugs after angle brackets are assembled, give angle bracket finished appearance and protect against dirt. Despite repeated use, products remain firmly in place inside angle brackets. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Evana Automation to Provide a 3-Piece IV Connector Assembly and Packaging System to a Leading Medical Device Manufacturer

March 23, 2016

The assembly and packaging solution will include error-proofing and traceability functions to assure product quality   Evansville, Indiana – Evana Automation Specialists, a leading Systems Integrator and builder of custom, automated assembly and test systems, recently received a contract to provide a 3-piece IV connector assembly and packaging system for a leading medical device... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment, Green & Clean

ClubStak high-strength Cartons Offer Snack Foods Performance-oriented Alternative to Corrugated for Warehouse Club, Mass Market Retail Packaging

March 21, 2016

Bala Cynwyd, Pa.  - With an ever-expanding definition of what constitutes a snack food item, it is becoming increasingly important for brand owners to rethink their packaging approach. In fact, a recent Associated Press article made the bold statement that “there are no meals anymore, only snacks.” To help snack food brands differentiate themselves and improve the customer experience,... Read More

Packaging Equipment, Services

Sambrailo Launches New Site and Suite of Services

March 21, 2016

Watsonville – CA – Sambrailo Packaging is kicking off 2016 with a new web site and “Suite of Services” branded as Sambrailo Resource Management. The company has always been on the forefront of providing innovative and integrated packaging solutions to customers. The new site, www.sambrailo.com, now presents these solutions in an easy-to-navigate,... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

ProAmpac Wins Two Flexible Packaging Association Awards

March 16, 2016

Cincinnati, OH – ProAmpac, a leading global flexible packaging company, announces recognition from the Flexible Packaging Association for two Silver awards in Packaging Excellence for Duke’s Mayonnaise 8oz. Pouch and White Lily Flour Box Pouch. Duke’s Mayonnaise 8oz. Pouch is a shaped, spouted stand up pouch, a first in its category, looking to cause disruption on the shelf among all... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

R&DA: Multisorb to Highlight How FreshPax® Oxygen Absorbers Extend the Shelf Life of Operational Rations

March 16, 2016

Buffalo, New York - Multisorb Technologies will attend the Research Development Associates for Military Food Packaging Systems' (R&DA) 70th Annual Spring Meeting & Exhibition, April 12-14, 2016, in Bedford Springs, PA. Technically trained Multisorb personnel will be available to discuss packaging solutions to extend shelf life and quality for operational rations, including meals... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products, Packaging Equipment

Plugs and Connectors offer IP69K dirt/liquid ingress protection.

March 15, 2016

Carrying IP69K rating, ABB IEC 60309 pin and sleeve devices suit such applications as wash-down operations in food and beverage industry. Cable strain relief and pullout prevention features are standard, and incorporated safety measures include double cable clamp system to prevent cable detachment and 2 screws at each terminal to maintain electrical connection. Housing is self-extinguishing (UL 94V0), UV-resistant (UL 746 F1) Valox® 357 material, which is also resistant to chemicals. Read More