• Meat: No margin for error

    Meat: No margin for error


Neil Giles, Marketing Communications Manager at the Mettler-Toledo Product Inspection Division of Mettler-Toledo, looks at the vital importance of product inspection in the meat and poultry industry and the benefits advanced inspection systems can offer manufacturers in terms of productivity, protection and quality.

 The meat and poultry industry in both Europe and Asia is expected

  • Hydro MicroScreen™ launch improves process efficiency

    Hydro MicroScreen™ launch improves process efficiency

    Hydro International is launching its low-energy, small footprint rotating belt screen, the Hydro MicroScreen™ for the UK Food and Beverage sector. The Hydro MicroScreen™ can save operators up to 50% in power use and has only one tenth of the footprint of multi-stage pre-treatment. Meeting water discharge regulations is critical for industrial organisations – the

  • Packaging that’s green in more ways than one

    Packaging that’s green in more ways than one

    With a claim to being naturally inspired, undeniably indulgent and incredibly foamy, Soaper Duper is a new beauty brand on the block that was launched in luxury store Liberty London at the end of 2016 and has now rolled out into Tesco stores nationwide. Soaper Duper is committed to providing an indulgent, yet guilt-free, wash

  • Rigid rPET range for food

    Rigid rPET range for food

    Fresh food packaging manufacturer, LINPAC, is extending its food service offer by launching a comprehensive range of rigid rPET solutions for the sector. This complements the current LINPAC portfolio of EPS Hotpacs, catering trays, plates and bowls. The new range will allow customers to purchase a variety of food service packaging options from a single

  • First European Stratasys F270

    First European Stratasys F270

    Robinson Packaging, a UK-based provider of custom moulded plastic and rigid paperboard packaging has chosen Laser Lines to install a Stratasys F270 – the first in Europe. The F270 is part of the Stratasys F123 Series, a new generation of office-friendly 3D printers. It will be used in Robinson Packaging’s work with global brands like

  • Apprenticeship programme expanded again

    Apprenticeship programme expanded again

    Krones UK Ltd, based in Bolton, has continued to invest in its apprenticeship programme, with a further three recruits planned to join the company this year. Managing Director of Krones UK, Andrew Wilson, said: “Apprenticeships are an essential part of our recruitment programme that we have been running for 10 years now in the UK.

  • GMG Color’s Photoshop workflow

    GMG Color’s Photoshop workflow

    With a direct connection to the GMG ColorPlugin integrated in Photoshop, GMG OpenColor offers a new predictive, on-the-fly profiling for layers and/or selections, from CMYK to any combination of process colours and spot colours. It’s finally possible to benefit from the advantages of GMG MX DeviceLink profiles directly within Photoshop. The post-processing usually required with

  • MD appointed export champion by DIT

    MD appointed export champion by DIT

    Shahid Sheikh OBE, Managing Director of Leicester-based Clifton Packaging, has been appointed one of just 28 Midlands Export Champions by the Department for International Trade. Mr Sheikh and his fellow Midlands Export Champions were fannounced and their roles explained to a gathering of more than 500 regional businesses, organisations and media at The Midlands Engine

  • Hand cream tubes pave the way for new product range

    Hand cream tubes pave the way for new product range

    M&H Plastics has worked with The Chapel on the launch of its first product range. The award-winning hair & lifestyle company chose M&H, part of the RPC Group of companies, to create the packaging for its luxury hand creams in the collection which also includes candles and pulse point fragrances. M&H Plastics designed the 75ml