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DIGILINE Blister for print efficiency and cost economy

In the blister lid foil printing segment the number and duration of changeovers are becoming ever more critical cost factors – especially against the backdrop of continuously shrinking production runs. At this year's Interpack (2017) Atlantic Zeiser is addressing this issue by showcasing a cost-effective solution. DIGILINE Blister executes variable print orders reliably and to a high quality standard – ...

Thermoforming machine for production of liquid-tight containers with lid

At Chinaplas, Guangzhou, May 16 to 19, ILLIG will present for the first time the production of thermoformed liquid-tight containers with lid. The containers are manufactured on an automatic pressure forming machine, type IC-RDK 80, with a 12-up container mold out of transparent PP. ILLIG developed the „take away container“ which can be tightly closed by a lid based on ...

One of the first MIRAFLEX II shipped to New Zealand

In time for the 40 anniversary of the company New Zealand based CONVEX Plastics was one of the first to order a new MIRAFLEX II line in 2016. The new machine is equipped with 8 color decks and comes with a large repeat length of 1130mm and a press speed of 500m/min. It is scheduled to be delivered in June ...

SIG Combibloc switches to green electricity

Promote the use of renewable resources are one of SIG Combibloc’s current environmental and sustainability targets. The manufacturer noe announced that from January 2017 onwards, all SIG Combibloc sites in Europe, South America, China and the Asia-Pacific region will be supplied 100 per cent with so-called ‘green electricity’. In Europe and America, renewable electricity can be procured on the free ...

Stora Enso plans to shut down PM8

Stora Enso will start co-determination negotiations with employees at its Kvarnsveden Mill in Sweden regarding a plan to reorganise the mill, including a permanent closure of paper machine (PM) 8. The planned actions would affect a maximum of 140 employees. The paper machine has an annual capacity of 100 000 tonnes of super-calendered uncoated magazine paper (SC) and it is ...

Extended Laser Coding Capabilities

Linx Printing Technologies is launching two laser coders that will open up the benefits of the technology to more companies and applications. Key benefits of the new Linx CSL range are even faster printing speeds and greater versatility, making the coders ideal for a wider variety of products, along with quicker and easier installation and set-up that help to make ...

KHS and Schubert collaborate on customised solutions

Ger­hard Schu­bert GmbH and KHS have brought to­geth­er their ex­per­tise in bot­tle pack­ing and com­bined their tech­nolo­gies as part of a col­lab­o­ra­tive ef­fort: the joint­ly de­vel­oped block so­lu­tion de­liv­ers flex­i­bil­i­ty and stands out with a com­pact de­sign. In con­ven­tion­al pro­duc­tion lines for pack­ing bev­er­age bot­tles in bas­kets or clus­ter packs, in­di­vid­ual ma­chines are con­nect­ed via trans­port units. By Scu­bert and ...

Digital printing system for Romaco

Mak­ing its début at Al­l4­Pack, for­mer­ly Em­bal­lage, in Paris is At­lantic Zeis­er’s DIG­I­LINE Blis­ter dig­i­tal print­ing sys­tem in com­bi­na­tion with Ro­ma­co’s blis­ter line Noack 960. This new in­te­grat­ed so­lu­tion is show­cas­ing qual­i­ty print­ing of blis­ter foil with vari­able data, es­pe­cial­ly with small and mid-­size batch­es, in an op­er­a­tion achiev­ing en­hanced flex­i­bil­i­ty and af­ford­abil­i­ty. The DIG­I­LINE Blis­ter sys­tem in­te­grat­ed in the ...

PLASTIC BOTTLE IS A NATURAL FIT

A cus­tom-­mould­ed bot­tle from RPC Promens Con­sumer Llantrisant is en­sur­ing that a new range of healthy, pro­bi­ot­ic drinks stands out on-shelf. Lon­don-based Plen­ish is us­ing the 330ml PET bot­tle from RPC to pack all three flavours – Lime Cu­cum­ber, Pineap­ple Gin­ger and Blue­ber­ry Pear – of its or­gan­ic Wa­ter+ range. The first non-­dairy pro­bi­ot­ic drink on the mar­ket, it pro­motes ...

Stora Enso modernised sawmill in Murów, Poland

Stora Enso has successfully completed the modernisation of its sawmill in Murów, Poland, investing EUR 28 million in its renewal to increase the mill’s capacity and improve its competitiveness. “This investment is part of Stora Enso’s transformation into a renewable materials company. It enables us to meet growing urban construction needs and better serve customers in Central and Eastern European ...

Yoghurt drinks with filled alginate balls

Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Co. Ltd. has introduced two new UHT yoghurt drinks. The two “Baoquzhu”-branded beverages, packed in combiblocSmall 250 ml from SIG Combibloc, contain alginate balls filled with juice, which burst in the mouth when gently chewed. These yoghurt drinks are available in apple and strawberry flavours and produced using the drinksplus solution from SIG Combibloc. These ...

Ecolean with new 125ml package size

Dairy producer Fauji Foods Ltd, Pakistan is the first to introduce its tea creamer in the new Ecolean® Air Aseptic 125ml package. Earlier this year, most of the products in Fauji Foods’ liquid dairy portfolio were introduced in a variety of Ecolean® packages to the Pakistan market, making Ecolean the company’s leading packaging supplier. Fauji Foods will premiere the unique ...