Packaging Equipment, Labelling Solutions & Equipment

Packaging is the process of enclosing /encapsulating or protecting products for storage, transit, display, sale, and use. There are many different types of packaging solutions available depending on the product and a number of machines to do the job. These can be Overwrappers, Stretchbanders /Sleevewrappers, Product Handling Systems, Shrinkwrappers and custom packaging equipment. Labels are used on every kind of product to brand, decorate or provide information for the consumer. Many labels do all three functions and can contain, for example, pre-printed bar codes supplying, batch, stock and price information to the retailer and consumer.

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'Women in Packaging UK' to hold networking event to coincide with Easyfairs Packaging Innovations 2017

'Women in Packaging UK' to hold networking event to coincide with Easyfairs Packaging Innovations 2017

A woman's full potential could be worth £23billion a year to the UK economy, according to a study carried out by the Women and Work Commission.

Parkside tastes sweet success with Cadbury Chocolate Fingers snack pack at Industry Awards

Parkside tastes sweet success with Cadbury Chocolate Fingers snack pack at Industry Awards

A new snack pack concept created for Burton's Biscuits has earned packaging solutions manufacturer, Parkside, victory for the Most Innovative Packaging Development at this year's FMT Food Industry Awards.

Macfarlane Packaging hosts exclusive events to solve ecommerce challenges

Macfarlane Packaging hosts exclusive events to solve ecommerce challenges

Macfarlane Packaging, the protective packaging supplier, is hosting a series of unique events for retailers to address the key operational challenges in eCommerce fulfilment at their state of the art Innovation Lab in Milton Keynes.

Join the Parkside picnic at Packaging Innovations 2017

Join the Parkside picnic at Packaging Innovations 2017

Speciality packaging manufacturer Parkside will be bringing a UK favourite to the forthcoming Packaging Innovations the Parkside Picnic - featuring Cadbury chocolate fingers, Walls sausage rolls and Seabrook Crisps to name a few of the innovations being showcased on stand.

Zanders: New packaging dummies for Chromolux and Zanpack

Zanders: New packaging dummies for Chromolux and Zanpack

In order to clearly demonstrate the characteristics of its packaging board grades Chromolux and Zanpack, Zanders has developed new application examples.

Yamato Scale Dataweigh improves factory team efficiency

Yamato Scale Dataweigh improves factory team efficiency

Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK, manufacturer of quality industrial weighing machines, has moved to a new factory in Leeds.

B&G collaborates with Skymark to develop reusable antibacterial carrier bag

B&G collaborates with Skymark to develop reusable antibacterial carrier bag

UK flexible packaging manufacturer Skymark has been working in collaboration with B&G products, manufacturer of reusable bags and pouches, to create a reusable cool bag that prevents the growth of bacteria.

Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Bury launches the stand up pouch

Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Bury launches the stand up pouch

Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Bury (formerly Chadwicks) has introduced stand up pouches to its flexible packaging product portfolio.

Helistrat selects Middleton Engineering baling solution for major retail distribution centre

Helistrat selects Middleton Engineering baling solution for major retail distribution centre

Helistrat, the UK-based contract management partner delivering sustainable waste management consultancy and solutions to top UK businesses, has deployed a Middleton Engineering baling solution as part of the recycling operation for a major new retail distribution centre.

The right impression - Printing & Labelling Technology Report

The right impression - Printing & Labelling Technology Report

Logistics Handling spoke with a number of experts from the vendor and analyst communities about recent developments in the world of Printing & Labelling technologies. Contributors are: British Printing Industries Federation (BPIF), Panorama Consulting,Frost & Sullivan,Gartner, Honeywell, Zebra Technologies,NiceLabel,Brother UK,Citizen Systems Europe and SATO.