Automated Carrier Solution for Pre-Packaged Food

csbCSB-Automation AG has developed a unique load carrier system, the CSB –Hang & Move, to optimise the handling and transport of open trays of pre-packed foods.

Traditionally plastic containers are used for the intermediate storage or in-house transportation of these packs.  Loading and unloading by hand requires a lot of manpower while handling the open packs creates hygiene risks.

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B&G Collaborate with Skymark to Develop Reusable Antibacterial Carrier Bag

skymarkbandgproductsLeading UK flexible packaging manufacturer Skymark has been working in collaboration with B&G products, manufacturer of reusable bags and pouches, to create a reusable cool bag that prevents the growth of bacteria.

The insulated bag is designed to inhibit 99.9 per cent of bacterial growth, thanks to its inbuilt Biomaster® antimicrobial technology.

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Kick off 2017 in a green way

pearl scan2017 is set to be the year the world ups its game and pushes towards more eco-friendly ways of living. Electric vehicles are on the rise, recycling is increasing all the time and people are now more conscious about using unnecessary energy. Thanks to this heightened importance, it is now imperative that businesses turn their attentions to their everyday processes and look at how they can up their green game, according to Pearl Scan.

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LINPAC Invests In Local Student Futures With Customer Services Apprenticeships

linpacblLeading fresh-food packaging manufacturer, LINPAC, has given the careers of local students a boost by supporting a series of apprenticeships in customer services.

LINPAC customer services apprentices Jack Hall and Jack Lennox successfully graduated from the Technical Apprenticeship Scheme this year to take up positions with the company as Key Account Manager and Customer Services Advisor respectively.

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Flowcrete Americas New Whitepaper Explores HACCP and What it Means for the Food Industry

flowcreteImplementing an effective Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) food safety management system is a central priority for today’s food and beverage producers, as it is critical to complying with the standards of regulatory authorities, governments and consumers.  

Flowcrete Americas has produced a whitepaper entitled What is a HACCP Food Safety Management System and How Does it Relate to Flooring? to help food and beverage businesses learn about this preventive risk assessment tool and ensure that all facilities comply with its guidelines.

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Revolutionary Stork ATLAS

marel poultryHumane and efficient live bird handling uplifted
The new Stork ATLAS (Advanced Technology Live bird Arrival System) gives high attention to animal welfare, while increasing efficiency considerably. Thanks to the ingenious design of the container stack, loading capacity can increase up to 38%, which means less CO2 emission. At the same time, more space is available per bird.

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Linx Strengthens East European Presence

linxGlobal coding and marking solutions provider Linx Printing Technologies has appointed a new distributor for Lithuania and Latvia to meet growing demand for its equipment in the territories.

Kemek Engineering UAB is a specialist in industrial automation and one of the leading distributors of high quality industrial equipment in the Baltics with more than 25 years’ experience.  The company’s range of complementary packing line equipment includes weighers, and vision, X-ray and labelling systems.

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Yamato Scale Dataweigh Move Means Bigger and Better Service

yamatoscaleYamato Scale Dataweigh UK, a leading manufacturer of quality industrial weighing machines, has moved to a new factory in Leeds. The greater space at the new premises on Millennium Way means that Yamato’s service department is now bigger and better than before.

Yamato commercial operations manager Andrea Spencer said: “We are delighted to be in new premises. The additional space means that we can deliver improved service to our customers.

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