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Automatic For The (Essex) People

Stuart Pritchard March 17, 2014 0

Local food, aggregate and agricultural packers and manufacturers were given a rare opportunity recently to see an enormous 25m² automated packing line in operation, as award-winning Braintree packing machinery designer and manufacturer, Pacepacker Services, opened

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Food For Thought

Stuart Pritchard March 14, 2014 0

KernPack has announced that award-winning cured meat maker, Isle of Wight Biltong, has expanded its retail sales in both the UK and Europe, and doubled its turnover, thanks to its vertical form fill and

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Prints and the Revolution

Stuart Pritchard March 13, 2014 0

World-leading inkjet technology specialist, Xaar, has it latest addition, the all new Xaar 1002 GS6 for UV applications. This next generation printhead redefines the standard in single-pass printing, delivering exceptional print quality and productivity

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TSC’s Thermal Dynamics

Stuart Pritchard March 12, 2014 0

TSC’s highly anticipated industrial printer series MX240 has recently launched and looks like  this revolutionary development will become a best-seller in the differentiated product family of this innovative and worldwide manufacturer. The three versions

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interpack Initiates

Stuart Pritchard March 11, 2014 0

Picked up the packaging show bug at easyFair’s Packaging Innovations back in February? Well, you should be more careful who you’re kissing, but some antibiotics should help. However, if you’re happy to keep running

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British Glass’s Clear Future

Stuart Pritchard March 10, 2014 0

In response to the European Commission roadmap which established the intention to reduce CO2 emissions by 80% by 2050, The British Glass Manufacturers’ Confederation has launched its own decarbonisation roadmap to 2050: A Clear

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Falder for BC Federation

Stuart Pritchard March 7, 2014 0

John Falder, Managing Director of Manchster-based HMG Paints Ltd, the largest independent, industrial paints manufacturer in the UK, has been appointed as the new President of the British Coatings Federation (BCF). HMG have a

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NYCO’s New Flexible Facility

Stuart Pritchard March 6, 2014 0

Clondalkin Group company NYCO Flexible Packaging has celebrated the official opening of its latest generation printing facility. The latest investment, one of the company’s largest to date, features a new UV Flexo Hybrid machine, printing hall

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SICK In A Good Way

Stuart Pritchard March 5, 2014 0

SICK UK has announced the launch of the DeltaPac, the first ever photoelectric sensor able to detect individual packs on a conveyor without a gap between them. The DeltaPac will help production teams achieve

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Sharp Iris Crowned Lions’ King

Stuart Pritchard March 4, 2014 0

Sharp Iris took pride of place at this year’s Lions’ Lair competition, which took place at Packaging Innovations on Thursday February 27th. The company was one of four that pitched their most innovative products to a panel of

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