Management
20.01.2017 | SMI S.p.A. | San Giovanni Bianco (BG) | Italy

SMI: 30 years connected to the marketplace

It's not easy to sum up in a few words the goals and results achieved by SMI in 30 years of operation, because every year has brought a new innovative product! Actually, continuous innovation has always featured in our corporate mission and has enabled us to design, manufacture and offer, to thousands of customers worldwide, cutting-edge technology...

Markets, Compression moulding
19.01.2017 | Sacmi | Imola (BO) | Italien

Kompression und totale Qualitätskontrolle, die Sacmi Antwort auf die Herausforderung des indischen Marktes

Die Gruppe nimmt an der internationalen Kunststoffmesse Plastivision India in Mumbai (vom 19.bis 23. Januar 2017) teil Präsentiert wird die CCM-Presse, die weltweit wettbewerbsfähigste Lösung für die Produktion von einteiligen Verschlüssen für CSD-Getränke, Wasser, Heißabfüllung und aseptische Kaltabfüllung, in Synergie mit den fortschrittlichen...

Management
13.01.2017 | Corvaglia | Eschlikon | Switzerland

Corvaglia Closures Eschlikon AG has a new General Manager

The former General Manager of Corvaglia Closures Eschlikon AG, Franco Bischof, has gone into retirement at the end of 2016. His successor, Reto Graf, has been Manager IT & Controlling at the corvaglia group until now. 

corvaglia would like to thank Franco Bischof for many successful years and for his great dedication to the company. He managed...

Additives
09.01.2017 | PolyOne | Cleveland | USA

INVISIO™ COLOR INSPIRATION 2018 from PolyOne empowers color strategies for designs that captivate

The popularity of some colors may come and go in product designs. On the other hand, color trends based on deep-rooted societal changes have greater authenticity and staying power. These longer-term trends are reflected in PolyOne’s new InVisiO™ Color Inspiration collection for 2018 and beyond. 

In general, the palettes found in color forecasts...

PET processing
12.09.2016 | Moretto S.p.A. | Massanzago, PD | Italy

K 2016: Moretto on show in Düsseldorf

At this year’s show the Italian company Moretto, a leader in automation technology for the plastics processing industry, will present several exclusive solutions: MOISTURE METER, a resin moisture analyzer; XD 10, a high performance mini-dryer; DGM, a continuous batch gravimetric dosing unit; and EXA, a conveying system for up to six stations.

PET processing
09.09.2016 | KREYENBORG Plant Technology GmbH | Senden | Germany

K2016: Drying, Storing, Mixing, Conveying and Dosing

On the occasion of the K2016 in Düsseldorf, Germany, KREYENBORG Plant Technology GmbH, based in Senden, in northwestern Germany’s Münsterland region, will be presenting information regarding their wide assortment of products for efficient bulk material handling in the plastic-, food- and chemical industries. Particular focus this year will be on...


Preform developements
30.11.2016 | Société Générale des Techniques, SGT France | Rezé | France

A new barrier solution for UHT milk packaging

Specialists in the manufacture of preforms in polyethylene terephthalate (PET), Société Générale des Techniques launched a range of preforms onto the market specially designed to package UHT milk. One year after becoming available, the preforms have already been adopted by the dairy industry.

PET injection machines
20.09.2016 | SACMI | Imola | Italien

PET-Vorformlinge: Parmalat entscheidet sich für die SACMI-Technologie

Installation und Inbetriebnahme einer IPS 220, Teil einer vollständig automatisierten und in Linie angeschlossenen Arbeitszelle, um die Leistung und Effizienz der Anlage zu maximieren. Ergebnis: die Produktion des leistungsfähigsten und leichtesten Vorformlings für Milchflaschen auf dem italienischen Markt und mit „SACMI Total Care“ - ein neuer...

Preform moulding
09.09.2016 | HRSflow | San Polo di Piave | Italy

HRSflow at K 2016: High-performance hot runner solutions – versatility for high-grade applications

At this year's K show, Italian hot runner specialist HRSflow will focus its presentation both on hot runner solutions tailored to the injection molding of complex, large-format parts with multiple gating in the mold and on systems for multi-cavity applications. Practical examples will feature the state-of-the-art FLEXflow technology, a servo-driven...

Filling & Aseptic, Blow moulding machines, Capping technology
18.01.2017 | Sidel | Hünenberg | Switzerland

Sidel PET Complete Water Solution: Improving every aspect of production from lightweighting through to performance and hygiene

Success for producers bottling still and sparkling water requires a focus on output and efficiency, combined with an uncompromising commitment to food safety. By taking a holistic view of the production cycle, a fully connected line can be optimised through a combination of lightweight packaging, great efficiency and hygiene, always keeping the...

Bottle design
16.12.2016 | Amcor Rigid Plastics | Ann Arbor | USA

Amcor unveils new PET stock bottle collection for dairy, aseptic, and high-pressure processed beverages

Amcor Rigid Plastics has launched a new collection of crystal clear polyethylene terephthalate (PET) stock bottles and preforms for dairy, aseptic, and high-pressure processed (HPP) liquid bev. These sleek, eye-catching containers deliver a positive consumer experience along with versatility and flexibility for brand owners and packaging...

Management, Bottle developments
12.12.2016 | PepsiCo | Purchase, N.Y. | USA

Thirst Inspiration™: PepsiCo announced LIFEWTR

PepsiCo (NYSE: PEP) today announced LIFEWTR, a new premium bottled water that fuses creativity and design to serve as a source of inspiration, as well as hydration, to usher in a new era of thirst quenchers.

Available across the United States beginning in February 2017, LIFEWTR is a purified water, pH balanced with electrolytes added for taste....

Filling & Aseptic, Blow moulding machines, Capping technology
18.01.2017 | Sidel | Hünenberg | Switzerland

Sidel PET Complete Water Solution: Improving every aspect of production from lightweighting through to performance and hygiene

Success for producers bottling still and sparkling water requires a focus on output and efficiency, combined with an uncompromising commitment to food safety. By taking a holistic view of the production cycle, a fully connected line can be optimised through a combination of lightweight packaging, great efficiency and hygiene, always keeping the...

Filling & Aseptic, Blow Moulding & Coating
21.11.2016 | Gebo Cermex | Reichstett | France

AGILITY 4.0™: The vehicle to help producers achieve all the benefits of Industry 4.0

At Brau Beviale 2016, Gebo Cermex unveiled the Agility 4.0™ programme. By increasing the productivity of beverage manufacturing plants, making them more connected, flexible and responsive – in a word, agile – this Advanced Production Systems programme plays a major role in making the factory of tomorrow a reality today.

Filling & Aseptic, Blow moulding machines
13.10.2016 | Sidel | Hünenberg | Switzerland

Protect sensitive drinks and optimise total cost of ownershio of PET bottling complete lines with Sidel hot fill solutions

With 45 years of experience in hot filling and over 1,000 pieces of equipment for hot fill packaging installed worldwide, Sidel is highlighting how beverage producers can safely handle sensitive and natural beverages such as juices, teas and sports drinks. Sidel ensures beverage safety with tailored PET?packaging solutions to provide a complete top...

Markets, Compression moulding
19.01.2017 | Sacmi | Imola (BO) | Italien

Kompression und totale Qualitätskontrolle, die Sacmi Antwort auf die Herausforderung des indischen Marktes

Die Gruppe nimmt an der internationalen Kunststoffmesse Plastivision India in Mumbai (vom 19.bis 23. Januar 2017) teil Präsentiert wird die CCM-Presse, die weltweit wettbewerbsfähigste Lösung für die Produktion von einteiligen Verschlüssen für CSD-Getränke, Wasser, Heißabfüllung und aseptische Kaltabfüllung, in Synergie mit den fortschrittlichen...

Filling & Aseptic, Blow moulding machines, Capping technology
18.01.2017 | Sidel | Hünenberg | Switzerland

Sidel PET Complete Water Solution: Improving every aspect of production from lightweighting through to performance and hygiene

Success for producers bottling still and sparkling water requires a focus on output and efficiency, combined with an uncompromising commitment to food safety. By taking a holistic view of the production cycle, a fully connected line can be optimised through a combination of lightweight packaging, great efficiency and hygiene, always keeping the...

Caps & Closures
08.12.2016 | RPC Obrist Iberia SLU | Madrid | Spain

New 38mm closure for aseptic applications

To respond to increasing demand for higher performance and convenience in the beverage industry, RPC Obrist Madrid has launched a new 38mm closure specifically developed to be compatible with aseptic filling lines.

Aseptic filling processes are becoming increasingly important to brand owners in order to eliminate product contamination. RPC Obrist...

Management, Labelling technology
10.11.2016 | Avery Dennison | Glendale, Calif. | USA

Avery Dennison® helps Coca-Cola European Partners to recycle 70 tons of PET waste annually

Avery Dennison has collaborated with partners throughout the supply chain namely Viridor and PET UK, to help Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) reduce waste, costs, and the carbon footprint of Smartwater production in the United Kingdom. According to Joe Franses, Director of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability at Coca-Cola European...

Management, Labelling technology
27.09.2016 | Coca-Cola European Partners | Uxbridge, Middx | United Kingdom

Smarter sustainability solution helping us recycle more waste

An innovative sustainability partnership between Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP), Viridor, Avery Dennison and PET UK will see CCEP recycle around 70 tonnes of waste this year from Smartwater bottle labels at our site in Morpeth, Great Britain. This collaboration shows how working together across the value chain can help to turn the crisis of...

Labelling technology
11.05.2016 | KHS/NMP Systems | Dortmund/Düsseldorf | Deutschland

KHS forciert die Vermarktung von Direct Print

An ihrem größten Produktionsstandort am Hauptsitz in Dortmund hat die KHS Gruppe dem ständig wachsenden Direct Print-Innovationsteam rund 1.000 Quadratmeter zusätzlich bereitgestellt.

Packaging machinery
14.09.2016 | SMI S.p.A. | San Giovanni Bianco BG | Italy

CSK ERGON: New compact and versatile packaging machines

As always, at the forefront of packaging innovation, SMI has created the new CSK ERGON series of shrink-film packaging machines. With a capacity to pack a wide range of containers in an economic and competitive way, this new compact and ergonomically designed series has several models utilising the latest technology available. With output speeds of...

Packaging machinery
26.08.2016 | SMI S.p.A. | San Giovanni Bianco BG | Italy

New solutions for dry packaging

SMI's new APS palletizers for tertiary packaging (dry packaging) up to 100 packs/minute are designed and manufactured according to the new ERGON platform, where ergonomics and advanced machines integration enable to offer cost saving bottling lines, ensuring the reduction of production costs, higher energy savings and the efficiency of the whole...

Shrink packer
26.08.2016 | SMI S.p.A. | San Giovanni Bianco BG | Italy

PSHA: The space-saving handle applicator

The SK ERGON packers can be equipped with an automatic handle applicator of the PSHA series (Pre-Shrinking Handle Applicator), which attaches a handle on a section of the shrink film before it's wrapped around a group of containers moving toward the shrink tunnel. The pre-shrinking handle applicator of the PSHA series can be installed on the...

Sorting systems
09.12.2016 | Bühler | London | United Kingdom

Bühler’s PET sorting solution helps plastics recyclers increase yields by more than 30%

Waste plastic is an enormous challenge worldwide. Yet, as production continues to increase, just 5% of waste plastic is recycled effectively. Bühler is addressing this global challenge with a tailored PET recycling solution, capable of improving yields by more than 30%. A strategic partnership with US-based National Recovery Technologies (NRT)...

Management, Recycling technology
04.11.2016 | Coca-Cola European Partners | Uxbridge, Middx | United Kingdom

New CCEP partnership highlights our recycling commitment

We’ve partnered with the world’s leading pen manufacturer, STABILO, and German recycling experts Interseroh to create the STABILO Green Boss – a truly ‘green’ set of highlighters that are made from 83 per cent recycled plastic. By using ‘Procyclen’, a recycled plastic made from Coca-Cola bottle tops developed by Intersoh, it’s estimated that...

Markets, Recycling machines
19.10.2016 | Bühler Sortex | London | United Kingdom

Global OEM and leading PET recycler STF switches to Bühler solution to improve yield of bottle-to-bottle grade rPET flakes, by more than 30 percent

At the K-show today, the Bühler Group revealed how its two-machine solution – the SORTEX E PolyVision™ and SORTEX A ColorVision™ – can deliver bottle-to-bottle grade rPET flakes at the highest yield, currently possible in the market. STF Recycling GmbH, one of the largest recyclers in Europe, praised Bühler for its flexible SORTEX® system becauses...

Quality & Diagnostic
30.11.2016 | Agr International, Inc. | Butler, PA | USA

Agr’s new CrystalView™ product offers PET bottle manufacturers a means to save energy while improving bottle performance

In the works for several years, Agr International, Inc. has announced the commercialization of its CrystalView™ product for optimizing the material properties of PET bottles. The introduction of the CrystalView product further expands the capabilities and the potential of Agr’s Process Pilot® product group well beyond the measurement and management...

Quality & Diagnostic
09.09.2016 | Agr International | Butler, PA | USA

Agr will display their latest quality management and process control equipment at K 2016

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 increased quality demands of today’s changing...

Quality & Diagnostic
07.09.2016 | Piovan | Italy

Piovan at K 2016: Winfactory 4.0 - Piovan supervision software for the smart factory

This is not a new version of the historic Winfactory, which Piovan launched in 2008 as the first remote factory monitoring and control instrument. This new application is already ready for Industrie 4.0, the group of protocols and technologies, being implemented, that constitutes the core of the fourth industrial revolution: the digital...

Upcoming event: PETarena at BevialeMoscow 2017

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    27.04.

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