ABB has opened a Regional Robotics Packaging Application Hub in Singapore.
Ishida Europe met the Queen at Buckingham Palace recently to celebrate winning this year’s Queen’s Awards for Enterprise.
An economic milestone occurs this year as China overtakes the US to become the world’s largest economy in purchase power parity, or PPP.
SMI Group has partnered with Datalogic to integrate its sensors in its bottling and packaging machines, which are delivered to F&B corporations including Carlsberg, Coca Cola, Danone, Heinz and Nestlè. ...
Patrick Doran, director and owner, Americk Packaging Group, hired former Coveris MD Christopher Hart as its CEO in July this year.
Sidel has partnered with Health Water Bottling (HWB) in Saudi Arabia to install two of its next generation Matrix PET lines, which will start operations in February 2015.
Faerch Plast has been appointed as the sole supplier of crystalline polyethylene terephthalate (CPET) trays for a UK frozen ready meal retailer and manufacturer.
Tetra Pak has completed a €65m upgrade for its packaging material plant in Ponta Grossa, Brazil, which will be ready for commercialization in September.
Americk Packaging Group has appointed Christopher Hart as CEO, effective July 1.
In an exclusive interview with FoodProductionDaily, Alfredo Fenollosa, technical head, Nestlé Asia, Oceania and Africa, tells us why the company is targeting Africa for the launch of its modular factory...
The European Pallet Association (EPAL) has opened the doors to a training centre in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Charapak Group has launched two websites to highlight its Integrated Fulfilment and Siliconpak divisions.
Ammeraal Beltech says it has opened a factory in China to establish its own manufacturing and service set-up, staffed by its own employees rather than rely on third party distributors...
tna has expanded its operations in Asia by opening an office in Bangkok, Thailand.
Multivac is seeing a strong turnover in South America followed by Asia and Africa where demand for packaging is rising, according to Hans-Joachim Boekstegers, MD/CEO.
For the first time in the UK and Ireland, Bürkert has set off on a four week roadshow to show manufacturers its latest technologies.
FoodProductionDaily has surpassed 5,000 followers on Twitter .
Between €3m and €6m will be available for research and development into biobased performance materials (BPM) in the Netherlands over the next four years.
Ammeraal Beltech has opened a manufacturing facility in China.
Innovia Group, Symingtons, and Allied Glass were some of the firms recognised at the British Private Equity Venture Capital Association’s (BVCA) Management Team Awards 2014 in London, this week.
China is still the next big emerging market from a packaging industry viewpoint, according to Videojet.
The food and packaging exhibits at FMI Connect and United Fresh offered a glimpse at the hot products and packages that will be in shoppers’ carts in coming months.
Tetra Pak will invest a further €36m in its packaging material plant in Izmir, Turkey to complete a €60m technology upgrade it started in 2012.
The food store of the future will be shaped by the consumer’s increasing hunger for convenience, freshness, and speciality, according to one industry expert.
A German cereal start-up is seeing booming sales of its personalized muesli cereal, thanks to growing demand for consumer-customized packaged foods.