• Award-winning and reputable depositors manufacturer

    Award-winning and reputable depositors manufacturer

    Riggs Autopack Ltd is a British manufacturer of high quality volumetric depositors and filling machines, transfer pumps and automatic conveyor filling lines. It is a UK market leader with an excellent reputation and supplies its equipment to the food production industry. The company’s semi or fully automatic depositors and filling machinery effectively dispense hot or

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  • Nothing mysterious about effects of new technology

    Nothing mysterious about effects of new technology

    The definition of enigma is ‘something that is mysterious and seems impossible to understand completely’. What is easy to understand, however, is the major leap forward in flexographic print quality that National Flexible has achieved with a new flexographic print process: The enigma printing technology. This latest technology allows higher image resolution and greater contrast.

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  • Popular 300ml PET Tubular helps to complete a family

    Popular 300ml PET Tubular helps to complete a family

    M&H’s portfolio of bottle shapes and sizes enables you to easily create families of products. This new 300ml Tubular (Ref: 4320) has been added to complement our existing PET Tubular range and also products in the HDPE range where a family needs to be made up of opaque or translucent bottles and clear versions to

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  • 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

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  • Contrast sensor technology leaps forward with the SICK KTS/KTX

    Contrast sensor technology leaps forward with the SICK KTS/KTX

    SICK has launched the KTS/KTX family of contrast sensors, delivering a powerful next-generation technology that breaks new ground in reliability, accuracy and versatility for print, labelling, converting and packaging applications. “SICK’s contrast sensors are the industry standard for detection or registration marks,” says David Hannaby, SICK’s UK product manager for presence detection. “However, that does

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  • 1937-2017: Gordian Strapping Ltd. 80th Anniversary!

    1937-2017: Gordian Strapping Ltd. 80th Anniversary!

    This year, Gordian Strapping is proudly celebrating its 80th anniversary. The year is also marked by exciting news with the launch of new StraPack strapping machines from parent company StraPack Corp, Japan, and further consolidation with existing business partner OMS who build and supply automated pallet strapping, wrapping and hooding systems for multi market applications

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  • Rugged solution for Europe’s largest bonded warehouse

    Rugged solution for Europe’s largest bonded warehouse

    Renovotec, which provides rugged hardware for warehousing and distribution, retail and manufacturing companies, has replaced the entire complement of rugged hardware in Accolade Wines’ 650,000 square feet, 85,000-pallet capacity operation – Europe’s largest bonded warehouse – with 55 Honeywell Thor VM1 truck-mounted and 30 Honeywell Tecton handheld mobile computers. Accolade Wines also operates a three-line

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  • New industry-grade colour label printer offered

    New industry-grade colour label printer offered

    The LX1000e colour label printer by Primera Technology is designed for applications that need extremely durable labels and is Primera’s entry-level label printer using pigment ink. It offers a number of features, including: Pigment ink – the pigments included in the ink formulation offer high durability and a great resistance against UV-light and water, all

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  • Still going strong 80 years on

    Still going strong 80 years on

    When Gordon & Eve Freer started a business selling buttons in 1937, little did they know that 80 years later their thriving business would still be going from strength to strength. Now in its third generation Measom Freer & Co Ltd still has the same ethos of good customer care and has built a reputation

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