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Filling & Aseptic, Markets
04.03.2015  | GEA Procomac | Sala Baganza (Parma) | Italy

GEA Procomac at Anuga FoodTec 2015

GEA Procomac will take part in Anuga FoodTec, the main trade show of 2015 for the Beverage sector, jointly with GEA Group, with a staand located in Hall 9 Stand A80/E89.

At Anuga FoodTec visitors will experience the complete product and solutions portfolio that GEA can offer to the dairy market:...


Management

On the back of significant continued investment and growth in the PET sector through its M&H UK and USA facilities, RPC is pleased to announce the further underpinning of its commitment to the sector through the acquisition of PET Power B.V.


Management

On 1 January 2015 the EREMA Group expanded with the founding of the new sister company PURE LOOP GesmbH which specialises exclusively in the recycling of clean production wastes using shredder/extruder technology. With the foundation of PURE LOOP, the EREMA Holding (EREMA, 3S and PURE LOOP)...


PETnology Inside

 

PET Training - Upcoming seminars for small groups: Cologne, 13-15 April 2015

The PETnology course programme "PET Basics" and "PET recycling" will pass information on the PET basics, followed by current trends, developments and strategies in the areas of material, preforms, containers and recycling. The focus will be on both processes and mechanical engineering. Course language: German
Seminar PET Basics >>
Seminar PET Recycling >>

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Additives
20.01.2015  | PolyOne | Cleveland | USA

PolyOne InVisiOSM Color Inspiration 2016 inspires designers

PolyOne Corporation a premier global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, today announced the release of its InVisiOSM Color Inspiration 2016, a collection of four influential and emerging colors. These collections, which draw upon global trends and expertise in color...


Additives

PolyOne today unveiled a new collection of liquid colorants that can help brand managers and packaging designers create “out of this world” personal care and cosmetic products packaged in PET. Inspired by PolyOne’s InVisiOSM Color Inspirations 2015 New Frontier palette, these colors mimic the...


Management, Additives
16.10.2014  | Holland Colours | Apeldoorn | The Nethterlands

Appointments at Holland Colours

Holland Colours is pleased to announce that as of 1 November 2014 Margret Kleinsman is appointed Chief Financial Officer. She succeeds Marco Kok who – as announced earlier – will leave the company as of December 31, 2014.



PET injection machines

With an annual production of more than one billion parts, Envases CMF S.A., the largest packaging producer in Chile, sees itself as one of the leading domestic PET processors. A major milestone of the company’s success was its first-time investment in a cap production line featuring high-speed...


PET injection machines

Leading PET preform and bottle production technology specialist SIPA will show one of its latest XFORM preform injection molding systems at the NPE 2015 plastics exhibition in Orlando from March 23-27. Also on its stand, #151 in the West Hall, will be a single-stage injection-stretch-blow (ISBM)...


Preform moulds, Markets

A reliable endurance runner: Ten years ago, Western Container Corporation installed their first 192-cavity tool from MHT Mold & Hotrunner Technology AG. The tool was installed in a Netstal PET-LINE 6000 system and has subsequently produced some 3 billion preforms.


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Filling & Aseptic, Bottle developments
04.03.2015  | GEA Procomac | Sala Baganza, Parma | Italy

‘White & Safe’ PET bottle

GEA Procomac White & Safe is a 1 liter PET bottle with a 33/15 neck finish that weighs just 21g and it is believed to be the lightest of its size on the market. White & Safe bottle is designed specifically for ESL and UHT milk applications and features a variable concentration of light barrier...


Bottle developments
12.02.2015  | RPC Containers Ltd | Llantrisant, Pontyclun | UK

Healthy juices look good in PET

250ml and 500ml clear PET bottles from RPC Containers Llantrisant are helping to convey the health and wellness values of a new range of organic, cold pressed juices, super-food smoothies and cleanses.


Bottle developments

SprayPET® Reveal is a fully see-through aerosol solution providing complete product visibility and creating on-shelf impact. The innovation is the result of a partnership between APPE and US-based Power Container Corp, a privately-owned developer and manufacturer of airless dispensing systems....


Filling & Aseptic, Bottle developments
04.03.2015  | GEA Procomac | Sala Baganza, Parma | Italy

‘White & Safe’ PET bottle

GEA Procomac White & Safe is a 1 liter PET bottle with a 33/15 neck finish that weighs just 21g and it is believed to be the lightest of its size on the market. White & Safe bottle is designed specifically for ESL and UHT milk applications and features a variable concentration of light barrier...


Filling & Aseptic, Markets
04.03.2015  | GEA Procomac | Sala Baganza (Parma) | Italy

GEA Procomac at Anuga FoodTec 2015

GEA Procomac will take part in Anuga FoodTec, the main trade show of 2015 for the Beverage sector, jointly with GEA Group, with a staand located in Hall 9 Stand A80/E89.

At Anuga FoodTec visitors will experience the complete product and solutions portfolio that GEA can offer to the dairy market:...


Filling & Aseptic
02.03.2015  | Krones AG | Neutraubling | Germany

The hundredth Krones shell-and-tube heat exchanger

The hundredth shell-and-tube heat exchanger within a few short years: dependable, ultra-versatile thermal product treatment using shell-and-tube heat exchangers, installed in Krones’ VarioFlash and VarioAsept flash pasteurisers, was swiftly accepted by the market.


Closure moulds
29.01.2015  | StackTeck Systems Limited | Brampton, ON | Canada

Over 1000 in mold closing (IMC) cavities manufactured by StackTeck

StackTeck Systems Limited, known for its innovations in mold technology to provide solutions to OEMs in the consumer and packaging markets, announces an important milestone in the production of In Mold Closing (IMC) molds. StackTeck has designed and built molds totaling over 1,000 IMC cavities...


Caps & Closures, Bottle developments
16.11.2014  | Amcor Rigid Plastics | Rosemont, Ill. | USA

Amcor unveils first hot-fill PET containers for use with metal lug closures

Amcor Rigid Plastics, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of rigid plastic packaging for food, beverage, spirits, home/personal care, and healthcare industries, has announced the development of unique hot-fill polyethylene terephthalate (PET) containers which accept metal lug closures – a first...


Caps & Closures

The 38/400 and the 33/400 complete Global Closure Systems wide array of food closure solutions. These 2 flip-top closures include a ribbed wall to ensure an excellent grip, thus they are easy to use for Elders as well as Youngers. Their glossy finish provides a new elegant solution to eliminate...


Management, Labels

The collaboration has already produced a comprehensive Avery Dennison Greenprint™ assessment showing how thinner label materials can reduce environmental impacts. Avery Dennison Greenprint™, a screening lifecycle tool launched in 2010, is the first of its kind in the label industry.


Quality controll
01.09.2014  | Videojet Technologies | Wood Dale, IL | USA

Making the Mark: Selecting the right ink for your application

A trusted partner can be the difference for ever-evolving industries in these rapidly progressing times. Forged on a foundation of communication, such relationships can yield mutually beneficial results for both business firm and client. Take packaging professionals: aligning with the right coding...


Labelling machines
06.08.2014  | KHS GmbH | Dortmund | Germany

KHS optimizes the Innoket 360 roll-fed labeler series

KHS has extended its Innoket 360 series of roll-fed labeling machines.  The Innoket 360 and extremely compact Innoket 360 S (with an output of up to 50,000 PET bottles per hour) have now been joined by the Innoket 360 Duo which has two roll-fed labeling stations and a capacity of up to 60,000...


Packaging machinery
14.05.2014  | SMI Group | S.Giovanni Bianco (BG) | Italy

Fridge packs realized by SMI wrap-around packers

Companies operating in the Food & Beverage sector have to face a more and more competitive market and are required to offer a constantly diversified range of products, in order to meet the consumer's disparate exigencies. Therefore, the solutions implemented by packaging machine manufacturers are...


Packaging machinery

With its LitePac, Krones AG in Neutraubling has now found the most space-saving packing and palletising solution for non-returnable six-packs with the lowest energy consumption. The LitePac is produced on the new EvoLite Bloc. The EvoLite pack strapper is directly block-synchronised with the Robobox...


Shrink packer, Packaging machinery

Producing efficiently by saving energyToday, energy is an increasingly valuable asset and, as such, companies that handle large bottling and packaging systems are paying more and more attention to how using it, and choose high-efficiency and low power consumption machines. The line end solutions...


Recycling processes
30.01.2015  | Dr. Thiele Polyester Technologie | Bad Oeynhausen | Germany

Polyester Recycling Forum in Bad Oeynhausen, March 03 – 04, 2015

The polyester recycling industry as part of material recycling and reuse is reducing significantly the consumption of crude oil based plastic materials. The collected PET bottles as major raw material are under continuous development and change regarding availability, weight, shape, color,...


Markets, Recycling machines

A screen changer filter cartridge designed to resist deformation and enhance polymer flow has enabled the operator of a high-throughput PET recycling line supplied by Starlinger recycling technology to reduce the frequency of filter replacement and improve pellet quality, it was announced today by...


Markets, Recycling machines
15.01.2015  | EREMA | Ansfelden/Linz | Austria

NPE 2015: EREMA on a course of expansion in the USA

EREMA North America, Inc., a subsidiary of EREMA Engineering Recycling Maschinen und Anlagen GmbH, has announced ready for NPE 2015 that due to high demand – especially in post consumer recycling – it will continue to expand in the USA. Further to this, EREMA will be exhibiting an INTAREMA® 1108...


Auxiliary devices
16.02.2015  | motan, Inc. | Plainwell, MI | USA

motan, Inc. introduces the new METRO G material loader range

Reduce waste and increase productivity with the new METRO G material loaders. motan, Inc. brings its innovative METRO G to Orlando. METRO G, developed by motan engineers, combines the latest technologies from Colortronic and motan and also enhances those systems with a number of new features.


Quality & Diagnostic

Agr International offers a number of products that are designed to aid bottle manufacturers achieve their most aggressive light weighting goals while maintaining the highest quality.  Agr products are designed to assist container producers, converters and fillers stay competitive while meeting the...


Quality & Diagnostic

Vöslauer Mineralwasser AG has modernised compressed air generation for the production of PET bottles and commissioned system provider CompAir to replace two existing 40 bar compressors with an energy efficient machine from Belliss & Morcom.


Next Event

PET PASSION WEEK 2015
Nuremberg, 9.-12. November 2015
- PETnology Europe 2015
- PETarena at BrauBeviale
more information to follow shortly


Past Event
PET PASSION WEEK 2014