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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Leaders in luxury packaging join London’s most exclusive packaging event

Leaders in luxury packaging join London’s most exclusive packaging event

Luxury Packaging London 2019 will celebrate its 10th anniversary when it returns to Olympia on 11 & 12 September, hosted alongside Packaging Innovations.

As the UK’s leading luxury packaging event, it will bring together over 180 exhibitors and a dedicated audience of senior buyers, all looking to source the latest in luxury packaging solutions.

Six times more thermo-packaging machines can fit into the same cleanroom space

Six times more thermo-packaging machines can fit into the same cleanroom space

The new Shawpak thermo-packaging machine developed by Riverside Medical Packaging allows manufacturers to replace a 20m long packing line with a single unit under 2m in length.

Over half of consumers demand sustainable fashion

Over half of consumers demand sustainable fashion

New research suggests over half (52%) of consumers in the UK and US want the fashion industry to become more sustainable, with calls for reduced packaging and fair pay for workers among their top demands.

LC Packaging and Veolia Netherlands team up to minimise waste related to flexible packaging on a global scale

LC Packaging and Veolia Netherlands team up to minimise waste related to flexible packaging on a global scale

International flexible packaging producer and distributor LC Packaging and Veolia Netherlands has entered into a strategic partnership aimed at minimising residual waste streams related to flexible packaging on a global scale.

The Power of Paper’: packaging material with a future

The Power of Paper’: packaging material with a future

The environment is sending a wake-up call to the world, governments worldwide finally seem to be willing to hear it. While plastic is ruining nature and ocean life, the best defence is to use less of it and to make sure that it won’t stay the easiest option for everyone.

RGS students work with Worcester Bosch on Greener Packaging

RGS students work with Worcester Bosch on Greener Packaging

A team of teenagers from Royal Grammar School Worcester have been working with Worcester Bosch, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of heating products, on a project to introduce greener materials into appliance packaging.

Smart packaging counteracting the lost moment of truth

Smart packaging counteracting the lost moment of truth

In the new report "Smart Packaging 2019-2029", IDTechEx Research finds that electronic smart packaging will become a $1.8 Billion market in 2029.

Packaging company has savings wrapped thanks to cloud TMS technology

Packaging company has savings wrapped thanks to cloud TMS technology

Packaging company Plasto-Sac UK is among the first in the sector to adopt new cloud transport management technology to improve the efficiency of its road haulage and distribution operations.

MULTIVAC at IFFA 2019

MULTIVAC at IFFA 2019

It has long been one of MULTIVAC's highest priorities to develop packs, which provide maximum product protection with the minimum use of resources. At IFFA 2019 (4 to 9 May, Frankfurt am Main) the packaging specialist will be presenting concepts for producing packs, which meet the current market demand for recyclability.

Softbox drives its cold chain digital transformation agenda from the front

Softbox drives its cold chain digital transformation agenda from the front

Softbox, global innovator and provider of temperature control packaging for the life science and logistics industries, has announced changes to the focus and talent of its leadership team to further develop products and services for the cold chain logistics industry.

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