INFOPACK NEWS _ 22/05/2018

CFT Group announced the acquisition of PKS at Hispack

Actuality packaging

CFT Group announced the acquisition of PKS at Hispack


Hispack 2018 was a great occasion for CFT Group to unveil its latest news about its new 360° End of Line Division, and unveil the recent acquisition of PKS brand, (Packaging System), thanks to which the Group can now offer a complete range of premium shrinkwrappers, wraparounds, tray-forming layers and combi solutions. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Fairs, events BRAND: CFT Group
Award for high design quality: Industrial handling robot Motoman GP8 receives Red Dot

Industry equipment

Award for high design quality: Industrial handling robot Motoman GP8 receives Red Dot


The Red Dot jury has made its decision: After all of the products submitted were tested and assessed individually in the course of an evaluation process spanning several days, the handling robot Motoman GP8 by Yaskawa received the distinction “Red Dot”. The panel of experts awards the internationally recognised seal of quality only to products that win them over with their high design quality. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Yaskawa
15th Label Summit Latin America exceeds expectations

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15th Label Summit Latin America exceeds expectations


Guadalajara in Mexico hosted 964 of the label and package printing industry’s thought leaders and representatives from 12 Latin American countries recently, who came together to share ideas and help shape the future direction of the industry in the region at this year’s Label Summit. This made it one of the best attended events of its kind to date. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Fairs, events BRAND: Label Summit
Swedish spice specialist chooses HERMA technology

Industry equipment

Swedish spice specialist chooses HERMA technology


Kryddhuset employs a HERMA 362E labelling machine which allows the manufacturer to quickly implement retail promotions for the trend topic spices. The system has very short set-up times and is easy to adjust to different product formats. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Herma
Technologies to provide added value and new launches in the market

Markets & packaging

Technologies to provide added value and new launches in the market


New developments in high barrier materials; smart packaging that provides information on the degradation degree of the food, packaging that absorbs undesirable compounds, aroma-releasing packaging, as well as improvements in packaging processes and technologies represent the differential advantage for both manufacturers and end users of food packaging, being these the main trends that follow the new releases in the market. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Material innovations BRAND: ITENE
Changing times, changing lines

Trends & design

Changing times, changing lines


How coding and marking helps manufacturers to avoid downtime when dealing with multiple products on a production line. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Retail and visibility in the linear BRAND: Videojet Technologies
PackaKING: Packaging is “King”!

Trends & design

PackaKING: Packaging is “King”!


According to its most academic definition, packaging is the science, the art and the technology for protecting products during distribution, storage, sale and use. But in GROW, after over 10 years dedicated to packaging design, we know that it is much more than a way to cover products. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Packaging design BRAND: GROW
Regulations on packaging to guarantee packing quality, its sustainability and safety

Markets & packaging

Regulations on packaging to guarantee packing quality, its sustainability and safety


Montse Castillo, director of RepaQ, introduces us to an area of knowledge with a practical application as broad as it is necessary within the packaging industry: the regulatory framework that your packaging must take into account. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment BRAND: Repaq
“Packaging will play a fundamental role in EU waste reduction policies”

Markets & packaging

“Packaging will play a fundamental role in EU waste reduction policies”


Interview with Gwendoline Riou, Public Affairs and Communications Manager EUROPEN EU ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Sustainability and environment