• Rubbish removal in Barrow is paramount to tourism and way of life

    Rubbish removal in Barrow is paramount to tourism and way of life

    For towns reliant on tourism to keep their economies churning, rubbish removal is paramount. It’s also essential for maintaining the way of life that long time residents have become accustomed to and are willing fight for no matter what. In many cases, the most ardent rubbish removal activists come from families who have been there

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  • Fast single-head tray erector designed and made in the UK

    Fast single-head tray erector designed and made in the UK

    Linkx Packaging Systems’ new TFS500 single-head tray erector provides exceptional consistency and efficiency at outstanding speeds of up to 60 trays per minute. The Linkx TFS500 also boasts the latest high performance servo and control technologies, a compact vertical tray magazine, versatile tray style handling for fast, easy size changes and an extremely compact footprint

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  • M&H Plastics creates Trevor Sorbie Tube after product line refresh

    M&H Plastics creates Trevor Sorbie Tube after product line refresh

    Trevor Sorbie has recently refreshed its haircare range for men with new formulations designed to thicken hair and care for the scalp. After RPC M&H Plastics worked with Trevor Sorbie on the original design and packaging back in 2000, then a redesign in 2009, RPC M&H Plastics was the obvious choice to package the 2017

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  • Krones.Shop clicks all the right boxes

    Krones.Shop clicks all the right boxes

    Last August, Krones UK launched a new service, to all its customers in the UK and Ireland, enabling them to obtain their own quotations for spare parts based on the Operations Manual of their specific machine. Since the service was introduced there are now over 600 clicks per month on the Krones.Shop. Nigel Leah, Life

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  • Colour-accurate half-tone proofs created to contract proof quality

    Colour-accurate half-tone proofs created to contract proof quality

    GMG OpenColor is proving o be a very valuable tool to the flexo printer. Apart from checking the colour accuracy, GMG OpenColor also makes sure moire, incorrect trapping settings and other defects will not become the showstopper of the upcoming production run. By easily creating halftone profiles for the colors you need, be it CMYK

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  • Can coating innovation earns award for excellence

    Can coating innovation earns award for excellence

    A transformational approach to can coating formulations from Dow has gained yet more industry recognition in the latest Edison Awards for Applied Technology, an annual competition honoring excellence in innovation. The prestigious award – selected from hundreds of finalists – is just the latest in a series of achievements for the progressive technology, which offers

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  • Brand enhancements on show as company takes luxury brands to the next level

    Brand enhancements on show as company takes luxury brands to the next level

    API will take its full range of brand enhancement products to Packaging Innovations as the company continues its focus on products and services that take luxury brands to the next level. David Peters, API’s Creative Development Manager, will be on hand to give advice on the most effective packaging enhancements to elevate and enrich their

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  • For quality-produced beverage containers

    For quality-produced beverage containers

    At the 2017 drinktec show, Agr International, Inc will exhibit an array of products for managing the production and quality of beverage containers. Featured at this year’s show will be Agr’s latest developments for advanced blowmolder management, shelf-life control and pressurised container testing. The Process Pilot® automated blowmolder management system was designed to simplify the

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  • Minebea Intec hosts average weight control seminar

    Minebea Intec hosts average weight control seminar

    On September 5th 2017, Minebea Intec (formerly Sartorius Intec) will host the explanation seminar, which is still the only event that brings together experts who explain the Package Goods Regulation for average weight control of pre-packaged goods. Any packer, importer or labeller of packed goods, which are packed to the average system in the UK

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