Filling & Packaging Equipment & Systems

pladis and Unite advance UK government’s apprenticeship plan

From left: Jonathan Simpson, HR business partner; Neil Smith, head of Manufacturing HR; and Matt Gould, Unite representative, pladis, with Rhys McCarthy, national officer, Unite. Pic: pladis

McVitie’s maker pladis and Unite, Britain and Ireland’s largest trade union, have signed an Engineering Apprenticeship Agreement to facilitate the recruitment of 50 apprentices into engineering roles at pladis by 2020.

Over 120 Ishida employees manned the stand at Interpack 2017 to showcase its latest equipment for the bakery and snacks sectors. Pic: Ishida

Ishida unveils new Multihead Weigher design for easier cleaning

Schur Star is able to run different types of bags on the production line, such as PET, microwavable and pillow-style bags. Pic: Schur

Schur looks to upgrade packaging for Pepperidge Farm and Walkers Shortbread in US

Bosch will be showcasings the dual-lane version of its Two-in-One biscuit-packing system for single, pile and slug packs. Pic: Bosch

Bosch showcases dual-lane flexibility for biscuit industry at Interpack

Sheeters and molders posted the highest growth among all bakery processing equipment, MarketsandMarkets report. Pic: ©iStock/VladimirGerasimov

US fueling bakery processing equipment growth: MarketsandMarkets analyst

Mettler Toldeo checks that each componenet of a package is correctly in place. Pic: Mettler Toldeo.

Sales of APAC bakery & confectionery product inspection tech to grow 6.5% by 2025

One of the key attributes of ADCO's new wraparound case packer is its low-level magazine.  Photo: ADCO

ADCO Manufacturing’s new case packer to reduce 30% of corrugate uses

AEK has experienced an inventory value increase of 25% from 2015 to 2016. Photo: AEK

AEK Packaging Equipment to relocate after seeing a 25% inventory value increase

Wexxar manager says loss of US manufacturing jobs driven by automation, not trade agreements, as Trump suggests ©iStock/andykatz

Packaging industry cautious on Trump’s US manufacturing promise

General Mills is buying new Cereal packaging and processing system, and upgrading its ingredients unloading system with the new funding

General Mills receives NYPA funding to upgrade Buffalo cereals facility

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