• All-in-one traysealers and thermoformers, sustainable packaging systems, high-value convenience solutions

    All-in-one traysealers and thermoformers, sustainable packaging systems, high-value convenience solutions

    At Anuga FoodTec 2018, the leading and impulse-generating exhibition for the global food industry, SEALPAC will focus on innovations around efficient and sustainable packaging processes and materials. The leading manufacturer of tray-sealing and thermoforming technology has almost doubled its stand surface to be able to present its full range of packaging equipment and solutions to

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  • Selig publishes tamper-evident packaging white paper

    Selig publishes tamper-evident packaging white paper

    Selig, a leading worldwide manufacturer of tamper evident cap and closure lining materials, is pleased to announce the publishing of the company’s white paper on producing tamper-evident, easy to access packaging for the pharmaceutical sector. The white paper has been developed by experts at Selig to help manufacturers create packaging that meets the demands of

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  • Two-time award-winner in food category

    Two-time award-winner in food category

    The Wipak Group received double recognition in the 2018 WorldStar Packaging Awards. The family-owned business, which has a UK plant in Welshpool, Powys, was a two-time winner in the food category for a pack duo including a climate-neutral stand-up pouch for German meat snack manufacturer, MarKo, and an easy-open vacuum pack for Finnish food company,

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  • Smooth application of packaging

    Smooth application of packaging

    RPC M&H Plastics has produced a new flexible tube to package and apply Crown Paints’ matchpot samples. The tube features a built-in applicator sponge to apply paint evenly to a test area while minimising drips or mess that could be caused by a traditional paintbrush. The Crown Paints matchpots offer a sample capacity of 40ml,

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  • Collaborations helped family firm achieve growth

    Collaborations helped family firm achieve growth

    Riggs Autopack Ltd, a British manufacturer of high quality volumetric depositors and filling machines, transfer pumps and automatic conveyor filling lines, was praised for helping Clarks UK Ltd, a family-run business based in Newport, Wales, that produces natural sweeteners, syrups and dessert sauces, to grow at a rapid rate following several successful collaborations. Their first

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  • World record achievement

    World record achievement

    The Spar Group Ltd, South Africa, achieved a Guinness World Record by producing 35,000 cupcakes for the world’s largest cupcake mosaic using a Riggs Autopack Series 1 micro-fill depositor supplied by its South Africa agent, John Pelucci of NPS Ltd (National Packaging Systems). Riggs Autopack received its Guinness World Records certificate which is now proudly

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  • Volumetric depositors and filling machines displayed

    Volumetric depositors and filling machines displayed

    Riggs Autopack Ltd exhibited a selection of its high quality volumetric depositors and filling machines, transfer pumps and conveyor filling lines at the PPMA Total Show. Visitors to the Lancashire company stand on A21 saw a twin head automatic filling machine with conveyor, and a selection of semi-automatic filling machines with foot pedal control designed

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  • Cakes supplier slices order processing time with printers

    Cakes supplier slices order processing time with printers

    Bakery conditions are often floury and humid so in order to produce key documents like invoices, delivery notes and barcode labels, you need robust, reliable printers. Also, the short shelf-life of freshly baked products requires fast print speed to ensure goods are despatched quickly. Emma’s Country Cakes supplies brands like Sainsbury’s, Ocado and Asda as

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  • Nothing is sweeter than new sustainable packaging solution for skincare range

    Nothing is sweeter than new sustainable packaging solution for skincare range

    RPC M&H Plastics and Bulldog Skincare for Men joined forces once again for Bulldog’s new line of skincare packaging, with a sustainable twist. The first men’s skincare brand in the world to use sugarcane as a raw material, Bulldog chose to go green with its updated flexible tube line-up, which features moisturisers, face washes and

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