• Mecmesin’s quality control testing for caps and closures

    Mecmesin’s quality control testing for caps and closures

    Defective closures negatively impact customer experience and can have an adverse effect on shelf life and product stability. Integral parts of product packaging, caps and closures come in many designs including child-resistant, tamper-evident, ROPP, crown, flip-cap, snap-cap, sports, spray and pump dispensers and cork. As a leading designer and manufacturer of force and torque test

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  • Trials at leading global polymer manufacturer

    Trials at leading global polymer manufacturer

    Materials manufacturer, Covestro Deutschland AG, has for the first time trialled 5,000 quality-tested EPAL CP pallets at The first large chemicals company, Covestro, plans to deploy the new independently tested EPAL CP pallets as their load carriers. Before starting to use them, the newly-licensed EPAL CP pallets were scheduled to be tested in a trial

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  • Xtreme® Metal Detector from Eriez Europe offers superior sensitivity and protection against contaminants

    Xtreme® Metal Detector from Eriez Europe offers superior sensitivity and protection against contaminants

    When it comes to the ultimate detection of metal contaminants in food processing lines, Eriez sets the standard for best in class performance with its Xtreme® Metal Detector. The newest model in the company’s extensive metal detector product range, this feature-rich, multi-frequency unit is designed to achieve the highest levels of sensitivity to detect small

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  • Stertil Combilok delivers on loading bay safety

    Stertil Combilok delivers on loading bay safety

    It’s a disturbing fact that loading bays are dangerous places. Barely a day passes without news of yet another accident involving vehicles, loading bay operatives and even members of the public. Such accidents frequently result in life-changing injuries and, tragically, fatalities. The Combilok vehicle restraint system from Stertil Dock Products was developed exclusively to reduce

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  • Signed sealed delivered

    Signed sealed delivered

    With the increased customer focus on postable items such as confectionery, drinks and gifts, UK plastic bottle manufacturers Measom Freer has developed its very own Post Bottle (Ref 6143). With a flat rectangular shape, the bottle can easily be boxed and posted through standard letterboxes, fitting the UK large letter dimensions. Made from clear PVC,

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  • A circular solution

    A circular solution

    Following the launch of Retran® in January, Bell has been delighted to report that almost all of its customers have switched to this recycled form of clear packaging. Retran® is produced using redundant PET bottles and up to 70% of the content is made from used drinks containers. The raw material used to produce Retran®

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  • High performance media for the most reliable colour communication

    High performance media for the most reliable colour communication

    The new generation of GMG ProofMedia offers superior lightfastness, age resistance, and chemical resistance. Achieving accurate color time and time again has never been easier. There are three reasons to choose GMG ProofMedia * GMG provides a complete proofing solution, and GMG ProofMedia is a fundamental element of this color management system. * With high-quality

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  • Two Way Radio: Boosting Safety Through Better Communication

    Two Way Radio: Boosting Safety Through Better Communication

    As an integral part of the manufacturing supply chain, the packaging sector holds a key stake in health and safety across the UK’s industrial workforce. As well as representing a specialist industry which employs 85,000 people in its own right, packaging machinery in various shapes and forms is used across the majority of factories and

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  • The world’s fastest door returns to the PPMA Show

    The world’s fastest door returns to the PPMA Show

    The PPMA Show offers a perfect platform for EFAFLEX to showcase its latest high-speed door innovations. From the initial consultation they are focused on enhancing efficiency, improving user safety, and driving cost reduction. It’s an ethos which the company believes matches this year’s PPMA exhibition to a tee. The company will be demonstrating three of

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