Posts Tagged ‘packaging’

Flexicon unveils sanitary bulk bag discharger with open channel construction


A new BULK-OUT Bulk Bag Discharger from Flexicon features stainless steel open-channel construction for applications in which contamination of the product or equipment cannot be tolerated. Unlike hollow steel frame members, the open-channel frame is devoid of cavities or recesses where bacteria, mold and other contaminants can breed, allowing rapid, thorough wash down with water,…

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New GEA Service Kits enable convenient and preventive maintenance


With the new GEA Service Kit concept for both packaging and forming machines, maintenance is now more convenient and even easier to plan. The kits ensure that service personnel always have the original spare parts they need to carry out trouble-free maintenance on their systems and according to given operating times and intervals. The GEA…

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Volpak: serving the market with forty years of innovation

2018 was a highly significant year for Volpak, a Coesia Group company, standing out particularly for its presentation of the SC+, a high-performance HFFS continuous motion machine that marks a real breakthrough in the pouching sector. Meanwhile the order book for ENFLEX, Volpak’s entry-level brand specialising in medium-low speed machines continues to grow doubling. Last…

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tna names Jonathan Rankin as CEO

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tna announced the promotion of Jonathan Rankin to Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Having recently returned to tna as Chief Sales Officer (CSO), Jonathan will lead tna’s day-to-day operations, while focusing on the implementation of new processes that will take tna’s operational efficiencies and growth to the next level. Founded in 1982 by Alf and Nadia…

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Simplicity in the packing process with the SchurStar Concept!


Schur is an international team of 15 companies, offering packaging, packaging machines, packaging systems, and knowhow. SchurStar Systems operates out of Flensburg, Germany, Carlsbad, USA and Melbourne, Australia. We take advantage of the knowhow of the entire Schur group to offer the best possible flexible packaging solution to our customers. Increased capacity requirements called for…

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tna co-founders Alf and Nadia Taylor honoured with Ethnic Business Award

Food processing and packaging equipment manufacturer tna is pleased to announce that its co-founders Alf and Nadia Taylor have been awarded with the 2018 Ethnic Business Award in the “Medium to Large Business” category. Established in 1988, the Ethnic Business Awards are one of Australia’s longest running business awards and were founded to recognise and…

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Mars Bars face UK supply shortage in the event of no Brexit deal

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Mars Bars could run out of supplies in the event of a ‘no-deal’ Brexit, according to warnings made to environment minister Michael Grove by the Food and Drink Federations (FDF). The two brands’ 20 ingredients are imported from mainland Europe and reportedly can go off in a matter of several days, so a failure of…

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Food Equipment manufacturer tna opens new Australian manufacturing facility to triple its production capacities.

Food processing and packaging equipment manufacturer tna has officially opened a new Australian manufacturing site to support the global demand for its high-performance food packaging solutions. Located in the Melbourne suburb of Boronia, the new factory will allow tna to triple the manufacturing capacities for its cutting-edge equipment, including its flagship vertical form fill and…

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Transcontinental Inc. acquires Multifilm Packaging Corporation, a leader in high-end confectionery packaging in North America

Transcontinental Inc. have announced that it has acquired Multifilm Packaging Corporation, a flexible packaging supplier located in Elgin, near Chicago, in Illinois, employing over 70 people. The company enjoys a solid reputation in the high-end candy and chocolate packaging verticals in North America, and specializes in piece-wraps and high-barrier laminates for the confectionery, snacks and…

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Pack the packing: Ishida to showcase innovative solutions at Interpack

The business will display the versatility of their enviable packing solutions at the renowned industry event The extensive range of weighing, packing and inspection solutions on show from Ishida at this year’s Interpack will underline the company’s ability to design, manufacture and install comprehensive, best-in-class packing line solutions, tailored to the precise needs of individual…

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