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Silver-top Success for Nampak

Silver-top Success for Nampak

Stuart Pritchard May 27, 2014 0

The UK’s leading producer of plastic milk bottles, Nampak Plastics, has triumphed at the international DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation, winning silver in the Packaging Innovation category for its multi-award-winning Infini bottle. The DuPont

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Mighty Oakland Grows

Mighty Oakland Grows

Stuart Pritchard May 23, 2014 0

Planning permission has been secured by Oakland International to increase their existing cold pallet storage facility at Redditch via a £1.2m investment which will extend their existing frozen food storage capacity by 2000 pallets

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Retail Packaging May/June2014

Retail Packaging May/June2014

Stuart Pritchard May 22, 2014 0

The latest issue of Retail Packaging is available for download. To read and/or download click on the magazine cover in the full article. Please note that you will require to have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed

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Get Leaner With EFIA

Get Leaner With EFIA

Stuart Pritchard May 22, 2014 0

The Board of the European Flexographic Industry Association (EFIA) is delighted to announce the addition of a new module to its Academy online flexo training package. The new module overviews the principles and application

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Essentra’s Re:Close Encounters

Essentra’s Re:Close Encounters

Stuart Pritchard May 21, 2014 0

Re:Close TapeTM from Essentra Packaging enables brands to maximise the combined benefits of resealability, consumer communication and product protection in an easy-to-apply tape. Developed in response to growing consumer demand, and durable enough to

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Rieke Bring Closure

Rieke Bring Closure

Stuart Pritchard May 20, 2014 0

Rieke has unveiled a new range of closures for the European food industry. The wide selection of closures includes screw caps for plastic and glass jars, and flip-top closures. In addition, the company can

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Saucy SuperLock

Saucy SuperLock

Stuart Pritchard May 19, 2014 0

A new addition to the range of Britain’s oldest pasta sauces, Ragú, has become the first UK product to go on-shelf in RPC Superfos’s award-winning SuperLock® barrier pack. The 400ml pack, supplied to manufacturer

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Videojet Kicks Out the Jams

Videojet Kicks Out the Jams

Stuart Pritchard May 16, 2014 0

As manufacturers implement lean practices, operations teams are focused on high-value tasks with limited time to focus on end-of-line labelling systems that require mechanical adjustments and frequent intervention. Responding to these needs, Videojet Technologies,

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Beatson’s Better Bottle

Beatson’s Better Bottle

Stuart Pritchard May 15, 2014 0

Rotherham-based Beatson Clark has been chosen to produce a new unique beer bottle for Thornbridge Brewery in Bakewell, brewers of the award-winning Jaipur IPA, a bespoke 500ml amber glass affair with a standard crown

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FANUC United

FANUC United

Stuart Pritchard May 14, 2014 0

Renowned designer, manufacturer and supplier of factory automation products FANUC has unified its UK divisions under one brand: FANUC UK Limited. This move allows the company to deliver a more integrated approach to automation

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