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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‘Mini Yellow’ sortation robots help ZTO meet the demands of ‘singles day’

‘Mini Yellow’ sortation robots help ZTO meet the demands of ‘singles day’

With a client list that includes such e-commerce giants as Alibaba, PDD and JD.com, ZTO Express’s share of the Chinese express parcel delivery market is approaching 20 per cent, which makes it one of China’s most significant parcel handling businesses.

New waste management system cleans up at international packaging company

New waste management system cleans up at international packaging company

A new racksack system from Beaverswood is improving the collection and segregation of waste at a leading UK and Ireland independent supplier of industrial packaging and food service products.

Connected packaging: A new era of smart products

Connected packaging: A new era of smart products

These days, smart can be added to the front of just about everything. And unsurprisingly, packaging is no different.

Kerry Logistics Network opens chemical logistics centre in Cangzhou, China

Kerry Logistics Network opens chemical logistics centre in Cangzhou, China

Kerry Logistics Network Limited has opened a logistics centre in the Cangzhou Lingang Economic and Technological Development Zone in Hebei province, China under Kerry IMS Chemical Logistics to capture the market potential in chemical logistics.

Covering all bases for customers’ printing and labelling needs

Covering all bases for customers’ printing and labelling needs

LogisticsHandling.com spoke with Karen Peacock, head of print solutions, Dakota Integrated Solutions, about the company’s printing and labelling solutions offerings, together with its extensive customer support packages designed to help users remain fully operational, productive and profitable.

Mark of efficiency - Printing & Labelling Special Technology Report

Mark of efficiency - Printing & Labelling Special Technology Report

LogisticsHandling.com Chief Editor, Ed Holden, spoke with leading analysts and vendors about the current state of play within the printing & labelling technology arena, what potential benefits are afforded to the user by ongoing technological development and what lies ahead.

Packaging manufacturer Duo doubles UK production

Packaging manufacturer Duo doubles UK production

Manchester-headquartered packaging specialist, Duo, has doubled UK-based production in 2020 following a £1.85 million investment, which has produced its largest sales month on record.

Manufacturing & Logistics IT December Reference Annual 2020

Manufacturing & Logistics IT December Reference Annual 2020

Welcome to the December 2020 edition of Manufacturing & Logistics IT. In this edition we feature a Special Technology Report looking in depth at the latest developments in the world of Printing & Labelling technology.

Also included is our 2020 Special Report round-up, featuring reports on Transportation Management and AIDC/Mobile Computing.

Five ways to boost ecommerce packaging performance

Five ways to boost ecommerce packaging performance

The pandemic has been a catalyst for change, way beyond our expectations. Ecommerce has been propelled to new heights, with online order volumes swamping conventional fulfilment centres.

Dakota interview with Marshalls: Jon Ellinger, Procurement Category Manager

Dakota interview with Marshalls: Jon Ellinger, Procurement Category Manager

Dakota Integrated Solutions spoke with Jon Ellinger, Procurement Category Manager at Marshalls, to find out how Dakota work with Marshalls as their incumbent printing hardware, software and consumables supplier.

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