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Kellogg’s: cereals 4.0

Industry equipment

Kellogg’s: cereals 4.0


In the consumer products sector, we have been seeing a change of paradigm for several years now. Until recently, the big companies dominated the market and customers hovered around us, it was the big companies who told the consumers how and when and what they should buy. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications
Intelligent device measures the force required to open peelable packaging

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Intelligent device measures the force required to open peelable packaging


The Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging IVV, Dresden, has developed the new “Pack Peel Scan” measuring device for testing peelable packaging. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Packaging and containers BRAND: Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging (IVV)
Packaging machinery: adaptation to new times and demands

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Packaging machinery: adaptation to new times and demands


Needs and demands could be said to be the fuels that drive the machinery of innovation in industrial production. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: ITENE
“Dream bales” for a perfect recycling material loop

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“Dream bales” for a perfect recycling material loop


Yesterday, worthless waste was produced. Today Paul Hartmann AG produces marketable bales made of cardboard and polyethylene weighing 400 kilograms. The bales of used cardboard go to the cardboard supplier and thus reduce the costs for new packaging material. “A perfect recycling material loop”, according to the person responsible at the manufacturer of medical devices. Key players in the success story: a horizontal baling press HSM HL 4812 and a vertical baling press HSM V-Press 860 S. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Logistics BRAND: HSM
Thermo Fisher Scientific shows its Metal Detection Technology

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Thermo Fisher Scientific shows its Metal Detection Technology


Metal detection technology helps food manufacturers meet retailers’ rigorous codes of practice for foreign object detection. Thermo Scientific Sentinel Multiscan Metal Detector meets stringent standards set by Marks & Spencer and other leading retailers. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Thermo Fisher
Synchronization and digitization in the supply chain

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Synchronization and digitization in the supply chain


The Supply Chain faces the challenge of responding to consumers’ new demands, such as immediate responses, excellent service and product traceability, while at the same time remaining competitive in the management of logistics costs and inventories. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Logistics BRAND: Centro Español de Logística
Real-time code verification now within reach of more applications

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Real-time code verification now within reach of more applications


Expansion of ‘Mark & Read’ camera and software system lets manufacturers tailor level of code verification to best suit application needs and budget. As products go down production lines, users can choose to simply check code presence on packs or also readability and data accuracy. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Machinery and applications BRAND: Markem-Imaje
Traceability and data recording during distribution of goods

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Traceability and data recording during distribution of goods


Given the great advances that have been made technologically, in recent years it is possible for companies to give a higher degree of quality by monitoring different variables during the transport of goods and even reduce costs through traceability during the distribution cycle, allowing them to know where the goods are at all times. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Logistics BRAND: ITENE
How Igb and BOBST take pharma packaging production to the next level

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How Igb and BOBST take pharma packaging production to the next level


Igb (Industrie Grafiche Bressan) is one of the most renowned manufacturers of pharmaceutical folding cartons in Italy, well known for both its production quality and its innovation: in 2018, Igb was awarded the Oscar della Stampa as the Best Technology Innovator. The company is very much a family affair and has been growing very quickly, driven by a lean manufacturing management approach. ( Read more... )


CATEGORY: Packaging and containers BRAND: Bobst