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Money-saving sector

Bonnie Howard March 6, 2013 0

WE ALL KNOW THAT ONE WAY TO SAVE MONEY IS TO AUTOMATE by Paul Wilkinson, business development manager, Pacepacker Services Indeed, many opportunities to make production facilities more efficient are being taken. Robotics plays

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No Barrier To Protection

Bonnie Howard February 25, 2013 0

PET TECHNOLOGY HAS THE SOLUTION FOR PROTECTING AND EXTENDING THE SHELF LIFE OF A WIDE RANGE OF SENSITIVE PRODUCTS by Kinza Sutton, marketing manager, Artenius PET Packaging Europe (APPE) We ask a lot of

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Code Of Good Practice

Bonnie Howard February 23, 2013 0

EFFECTIVE PHARMACEUTICAL CODING CAN HELP ENSURE THE SAFE DISTRIBUTION OF PRODUCTS FROM MANUFACTURER TO CONSUMERS by Harry Thomason, managing director, the Travtec Group of companies From simple requirements such as expiry dates and product

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It Pays To Be Flexible

Bonnie Howard February 22, 2013 0

WALK DOWN ANY SUPERMARKET AISLE AND YOU’LL SEE A PLETHORA OF FLEXIBLE PACKAGING PRODUCTS by Ray Franks, managing director, Mercury Packaging All these have been developed by brand owners who are competing in an

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Plastics – again and again and…

Bonnie Howard February 21, 2013 0

THE BENEFITS OF PLASTIC FOOD PACKS DO NOT END WITH THE WASTE BIN by David Baker, general manager, RPC Bebo UK There are those of us who can still remember Long Play records, when

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A ‘Little’ Touch of Luxury…

Bonnie Howard February 20, 2013 0

Little’s, a Devon-based speciality coffee roaster, have launched a new single-serve format to meet the growing demand in the retail and out-of-home markets. The family business has made a name for themselves by producing

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No “corn” just sweet efficient Flowrapping from Redpack

Chantell Keston February 19, 2013 0

  Redpack Packaging Machinery are building two new P325E Flow Wrapping Machines for a Suffolk based producer and packer of Sweet corn. The new machines are being configured to wrap either twin or triple

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Charpak’s Innovation Reduces Packaging

Chantell Keston February 19, 2013 0

Charpak have released their latest patented packaging innovation, Twist-Loc. Twist-Loc is a unique combination of an rPET Dome with a specially designed and cut Cakeboard that locks in to the dome. This allows the

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Label Maker Spends on Digital Printing

Chantell Keston February 19, 2013 0

  Amberley Labels is investing over £750,000 in ‘the industry’s most versatile and productive digital presses’. This Dorset-based supplier of digitally-printed, self-adhesive labels has installed the HP WS6600 press, thereby consolidating its position as

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Oven Bake Fish Bags Big Benefits

Bonnie Howard February 19, 2013 0

FFP Packaging Solutions is supplying new Estercook, direct-to-oven, heatsealable bags to Morrisons. These enable the retailer’s fishmongers to add whole fish or portions, along with flavoured butter, and seal the bags in store to

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