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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Crown names to CDP’s 2018 Climate Change ‘Management’ Tier

Crown names to CDP’s 2018 Climate Change ‘Management’ Tier

The ongoing efforts of Crown Holdings, Inc. (Crown) to reduce its energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions have been recognised with a “B” ranking from CDP’s 2018 Climate Change Evaluation Program.

ADF&PCD Shanghai 2019 – Eight reasons why packaging professionals must attend

ADF&PCD Shanghai 2019 – Eight reasons why packaging professionals must attend

The organisers of ADF&PCD Shanghai 2019, which returns to the Convention & Exhibition Center of International Sourcing on 27 & 28 March, have unveiled eight reasons why cosmetics and personal care brands should be at the show.

Green packaging specialist saves a record 122,125 trees

Green packaging specialist saves a record 122,125 trees

Pregis Limited, supplier of Easypack, the brand of eco-friendly packaging solutions, has announced a further year on year growth in sales of green packaging technology in 2018, resulting in 122,125 new trees being saved in the 12-month period, its highest ever annual figure.

Faerch announces product family replacing all carbon black-based colours of CPET Ready Meal packaging in the UK within 36 months

Faerch announces product family replacing all carbon black-based colours of CPET Ready Meal packaging in the UK within 36 months

Faerch has announced the introduction of a new product family replacing all carbon black-based colours of CPET Ready Meal packaging in the UK within 36 months.

UK’s largest packaging show enjoys record breaking year

UK’s largest packaging show enjoys record breaking year

With world-renowned speakers, 300 industry-leading suppliers, and a record-breaking 6,922 visitors, Packaging Innovations, Empack and Label&Print had a triumphant return to Birmingham’s NEC.

Half of the British public calls for clearer labelling on plastic packaging to avoid further waste in retail and grocery sectors

Half of the British public calls for clearer labelling on plastic packaging to avoid further waste in retail and grocery sectors

Independent research commissioned by compostable packaging company TIPA reveals that nearly half (48%) of British shoppers would like to see labelling on products in retail and groceries stores identifying that 'plastic-free' packaging is marked accordingly.

Innovation in the spotlight at UK packaging show

Innovation in the spotlight at UK packaging show

Packaging Innovations, Empack and Label&Print 2019 returns to Birmingham’s NEC later this month with its most innovative show to date.

ILAPAK’s Delta 6000 R: Top performance on tortillas

ILAPAK’s Delta 6000 R: Top performance on tortillas

ILAPAK’s Delta 6000 R flow wrapper with MAP for packing tortillas and flat breads is now capable of speeds of up to 150ppm following several design enhancements.

‘Trials will help industry to safely reduce packaging waste’, says Ulma Packaging UK

‘Trials will help industry to safely reduce packaging waste’, says Ulma Packaging UK

The packaging industry must keep an open mind and invest in sustainable ways to reduce materials waste, but it will be an ongoing process - says an industry spokesperson.

Pregis looks Sharp as it unveils new bagging solution

Pregis looks Sharp as it unveils new bagging solution

Protective packaging specialist, Pregis Limited, will be introducing the availability of Sharp bagging solutions at packaging events across Europe this coming Spring.

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