Items Tagged with 'packaging'


Carton recycling expected to expand to 55 percent of US households this year

The Carton Council of North America reported strong gains in carton recycling for 2013.
April 17, 2014
The Carton Council of North America reported strong gains in carton recycling for 2013.
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PACK gives BACK series continues with Jay Leno performance

The PACK EXPO and Pharma EXPO event will donate a portion of proceeds to K9s for Warriors.
April 14, 2014
The PACK EXPO and Pharma EXPO event will donate a portion of proceeds to K9s for Warriors.
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PACK EXPO East to change dates to accommodate exhibitors

The inaugural event has drawn much more interest than organizers originally anticipated.
April 14, 2014

PMMI predicts over 400 companies will exhibit on the over 100,000 net sq. ft. of space.

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Industrial packaging manufacturers look to innovation to keep prices down

Low-cost recycled materials and new logistics strategies are helping manufacturers deal with new challenges.
March 26, 2014

A serious supply shortage is placing pressure on manufacturers.

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Coding and marking: Are you controlling costs effectively?

Hygiene requirements, durability and much more factor into code application for primary food packaging.
March 12, 2014

We discuss the ins and outs of coding and marking technology with Paul Doody of Linx Printing Technology.

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Paper-based packaging system

March 8, 2014
Used to transport larger-sized liquid bottles, the Hexacomb HexStack paper-based packaging system features a single layer of honeycomb material custom-die cut to accommodate the specific bottle neck.
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Candy packaging machine

March 8, 2014

 The Theegarten-Pactec HCW4 packaging machine seals preformed candies in bottom-fold wrap; individual products that are not wrapped or spliced are rejected during full machine operation.  

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Snack food case sealer

March 8, 2014
Offering interchangeable tape and adhesive sealing, the A-B-C Model 436 case sealer is intended for snack manufacturers that ship products in a variety of packages including flexible bags, multipacks, cartons and rigid containers.
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Don’t Call it a Comeback

Convenience, portion control and sustainability emerge again as major packaging trends.
February 26, 2014

FE discusses the latest packaging innovations with Jorge Izquierdo of PMMI.

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6-axis robot

February 7, 2014

Used in assembly, dispensing, material handling, machine tending and packaging applications, the Yaskawa Motoman MH12 6-axis robot features a double-yoke design that offers additional strength if the robot crashes due to a programming error.

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One Voice: Total Cost of Ownership of Processing and Packaging Equipment

Contact: Adam Thomas

Available On-Demand Learn about guidelines, definitions, and formulas from leading CPG and OEM's that define the industry norm for determining the Total Cost of Ownership of capital equipment.

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The Emergence of Aseptic Packaging for Extended Shelf Life

Contact: Adam Thomas
In this webinar you will learn about aseptic packaging and why you would use it, the products and applications that are a good fit for aseptic processing and packaging, types of equipment available to produce aseptic products, and the benefits of aseptic packaging over more conventional hot fill or retort processing. Read More

Best of Food & Beverage Packaging

The Marquette Hotel
710 Marquette Avenue
Minneapolis, MN
United States

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The Best of Food and Beverage Packaging is an event like no other in packaging: Combining the most relevant technologies and trends in the food and beverage packaging segments with the vision needed to successfully sell to consumers in this ever-shifting market landscape. 

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interpack 2014

Dusseldorf Fairgrounds / Messegelande
40474 Dusseldorf
Contact: Ryan Klemm
Every three years at interpack, more than 2,700 exhibitors from all over the world present the very latest in packaging systems and machinery, packaging materials, packaging, confectionery machinery along with accompanying services. Read More



IPACK-IMA is one of the most important international events in the industry of packaging, processing and material handling technology: a large system exhibition showcasing the very top technology and solutions in all food and non-food sectors for industry professionals from every corner of the world.

 Here, technology suppliers and end-user companies meet to increase business, create value, share knowledge and expertise and promote innovation, giving birth to a large professional community.

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Fabulous Food Plant: Paramount Citrus

Learn more about this fabulous food plant in Food Engineering's article, found here.


Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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Food Engineering Magazine

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2014 April

Catch a preview of the Powder and Bulk Show in this April 2014 edition of Food Engineering. Also, be sure to check out a coffee stick making a real stir and a major advancement in the the pet food industry.
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Food Authentication Using Bioorganic Molecules

This text provides critical tools and data needed to augment routine food analysis and enhance food safety by aiding in the detection of counterfeit, and potentially deleterious, foods.

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Food Master

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