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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Walker helping online retailers to slash their use of plastic packaging

Walker helping online retailers to slash their use of plastic packaging

Walker Logistics has eliminated the use of plastic-based void-fill materials in over 90 per cent of the orders that it processes at its Berkshire-based multi-client fulfilment facility.

Commonly used void fillers such as plastic bubble-wrap, air-filled protective cushions and polystyrene chips have been replaced by environmentally friendly packaging material which Walker produces on-site by recycling its clients’ own in-bound transit packaging.

New wide-load bagging machine boosts flexibility for growing e-commerce businesses​

New wide-load bagging machine boosts flexibility for growing e-commerce businesses​

With e-commerce continuing to grow year on year, along with ever-changing customer requirements, Automated Packaging Systems has launched the the Autobag 600 and Autobag 650.....

Agri-food packaging leader Synerlink has become a key partner to the dairy and dessert industry in Israel

Agri-food packaging leader Synerlink has become a key partner to the dairy and dessert industry in Israel

Synerlink, a Barry-Wehmiller Packaging Systems company, is sharing its success in sectors including the Israeli dairy and dessert industry during Pack Expo Las Vegas, held 23 to 25 September, 2019 (booth C-1800).

Yodel celebrates 10 years of supporting the OVO Energy Tour of Britain

Yodel celebrates 10 years of supporting the OVO Energy Tour of Britain

UK independent parcel carrier Yodel has partnered with the OVO Energy Tour of Britain and for a tenth consecutive year, celebrating a major milestone in its long-standing relationship with the premier international road cycling event.

How e-commerce businesses can move to green packaging

How e-commerce businesses can move to green packaging

By Phil Edwards, an Outreach Specialist for Melbourne Packaging Supplies.

Living in a consumer society means we buy items virtually every day. It means we bring packaged products from stores into our homes. Or, increasingly we have them delivered to our doors. With online businesses trading everything from plants to porcelain, everything we buy needs to be supplied in the form of packaging to protect it during shipping and delivery.

MillerCoors names Crown 2018 Supplier of the Year

MillerCoors names Crown 2018 Supplier of the Year

MillerCoors has recognised Crown Beverage Packaging Mexico, a business unit of Crown Holdings, Inc. as its 2018 Packaging Materials Supplier of the Year and Packaging Materials Most Valuable Plant.

Advanced packaging technologies market to rise at a prominent pace, rising adoption from instant food supplier to boost prospects

Advanced packaging technologies market to rise at a prominent pace, rising adoption from instant food supplier to boost prospects

As per a recent market intelligence report, the global advanced packaging technologies market is projected to rise at a healthy CAGR of 7.5%, during the forecast period that is from 2018 to 2026.

On the basis of geography, Asia-Pacific is expected to hold a majority of share in the advanced packaging technologies market.

Yodel invents trailer safety gate system to reduce accidents

Yodel invents trailer safety gate system to reduce accidents

Independent UK parcel carrier, Yodel, has partnered with trailer manufacturer Cartwright to develop a new safety gate system designed to reduce accidents as part of the latest addition to its trailer fleet.

The Big Plastics Debate puts plastic alternatives under the microscope

The Big Plastics Debate puts plastic alternatives under the microscope

Experts from some of the world’s biggest brands, including Carlsberg, LUSH Cosmetics, and Just Eat, will come together at Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London 2019 to debate the industry’s hottest topic – sustainability.

Marks & Spencer announced as guest speakers of EV Cargo's Packaging Conference

Marks & Spencer announced as guest speakers of EV Cargo's Packaging Conference

EV Cargo Technology, UK provider of supply chain management software, has announced the EV Cargo Packaging Conference on Thursday 5th September 2019 at the Palletforce Hub of Innovation in Burton-on-Trent.

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