19.04.2017 | SIPA | Vittorio Veneto | Italy

SIPA to highlight the evolution of SFL at Interpack

For the first time, as a world preview, SIPA will present a new model of its best in class linear blowmolding systems, the SFL 6/8 EVO on stand B73 in Hall 13. The SFL 6/8 EVO will carry all the technological advantages of the successful system, plus it will be even more performing: the output is increased by 10%, it will reach now the 2000 b/h/c...

Facts & Figures
13.04.2017 | EREMA Group | Ansfelden | Austria

EREMA Group: new record result of EUR 138 million

Thanks to a 5 per cent increase in turnover the consolidated sales of the EREMA Group reached EUR 138 million in the 2016/17 financial year. The Group's two youngest sister companies PURE LOOP and UMAC recorded a strong turnover result shortly after being founded.

06.04.2017 | Milacron Europe | Baden-Baden | Deutschland

Milacron Europe und Sepro-Konzern unterzeichnen Vereinbarung

Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN) and Sepro Group (La Roche-sur-Yon, France) have reached an agreement that calls for Sepro to manufacture 3 and 5-axis robots to be sold with Milacron injection molding machines throughout Europe. The robots are immediately available and, in fact, more than fifteen robots have already been sold under the...

23.01.2017 | Holland Colours Americas Inc. | Richmond, Indiana | USA

The Natural Collection - Colorants for use with biopolymers

Holland Colours Americas Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of The Natural Collection, a new bio-derived colorant for use in cosmetic packaging and other commercial applications. A global specialist in customer-specific coloring products, Holland Colours is the first company to develop a product line in which color pigments are non-toxic and...

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.

Markets, Preform moulds
03.04.2017 | SIPA | Vittorio Veneto | Italy

SIPA mold refurbishing centers now providing strong support for customers in the Americas

SIPA’s new mold refurbishing centers in North and South America are a big hit. In recent months, we have carried out major projects for some of the most important PET preform producers in the Americas. They include Lorenpet in Brazil, Niagara Waters and Western Containers in the USA. 

SIPA North America has been ramping up its mold refurbishing...

PET injection machines, Markets
23.03.2017 | Netstal-Maschinen AG | Näfels | Schweiz

Thailands grösster Getränkekonzern setzt auf PET-LINE von Netstal

Die Thai Beverage Public Company Limited („Thai Beverage“) zählt zu den grössten Getränke-Abfüllerinnen in Thailand und der Region ASEAN. Thai Beverage hat sich für den Aufbau einer eigenen Herstellung von PET-Preforms entschieden und investiert mit ihrer Tochtergesellschaft BevTech Co., Ltd. in modernste und hocheffiziente PET-LINE...

Markets, PET injection machines
17.03.2017 | Netstal-Maschinen AG | Näfels | Schweiz

Gebrauchtmaschinen als günstige Alternative: Netstal auf der ReTEC in Augsburg

Netstal is one of the few injection molding machine manufacturers to have specifically offered used machines for a number of years. Used and overhauled premium technology is particularly in demand within emerging markets. Netstal will be co-exhibiting with KraussMaffei at ReTEC in Augsburg (April 25–27, Hall 5, Stand B20).

Bottle developments
12.04.2017 | SMI S.p.A | San Giovanni Bianco (BG) | Italy

Bottle design as promotional tool

Nobody can be indifferent to the particularly appealing bottle, created by SMI for the Paradise Beverages company in Papua New Guinea. The peculiarity of this container is its wonderfully stylized decoration, as if it were a precious dress, which covers the majority of the bottle containing the water whose brand is "Tru Tru Wara".

Blow Moulding & Coating
24.03.2017 | LINPAC | Featherstone, West Yorkshire | UK

LINPAC launches comprehensive rigid RPET foodservice range

LINPAC is extending its food service offer by launching a comprehensive range of rigid rPET solutions for the sector. This complements the current LINPAC portfolio of EPS Hotpacs, catering trays, plates and bowls.

Markets, Blow moulding machines
16.03.2017 | Sidel | Hünenberg | Switzerland

Higher line performance just one click away

Sidel Services Online web interface, part of the Sidel Services™ portfolio, is now integrating Options and Upgrades as a further extension of its technical capabilities. In addition, as part of its ongoing global roll-out programme, the tool is now also released in North America, enlarging its geographic availability beyond Europe and Central Asia.

Hotfill, Markets
06.03.2017 | Klöckner Pentaplast | Heiligenroth | Deutschland

Klöckner Pentaplast präsentiert auf der CFIA 2017 neue Lebensmittelfolie Pentafood® Hotfill PET

Klöckner Pentaplast will present Pentafood® Hotfill PET at CFIA in Rennes (France), March 7-9, 2017. Klöckner Pentaplast will also show a wide range of high-performance films at the CFIA in hall 4, booth D74. Pentafood® Hotfill PET is an attractive hot-fill solution for the food packaging industry. Pentafood® Hotfill PET combines increased heat...

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.

Markets, Caps & Closures
16.03.2017 | BERICAP | Budenheim | Deutschland

BERICAP präsentiert Innovatives auf der Interpack

Auch auf der diesjährigen Fachmesse Interpack in Düsseldorf wird BERICAP wieder als Aussteller dabei sein. Zunehmend größere Anforderungen an die Verpackung und insbesondere an den Verschluss, der je nach Verwendungsbereich, nicht nur einen Behälter verschließen und Dichtigkeit gewährleisten muss, sondern auch den Inhalt vor Produktpiraterie...

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...

Labelling technology
06.04.2017 | | Egstgeest | The Netherlands

New Avery Dennison complete compliance: the reliable choice

Avery Dennison Label and Packaging Materials has created a new set of tools designed to help customers choose products that are fully compliant with regulations. Burak Sahbaz, director paper and variable information, Avery Dennison Europe, said that Complete Compliance is about working with converters and brand owners – supporting them in meeting...

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...

Conveying & Transportation, Markets
06.04.2017 | Gebo Cermex | Strasbourg | France

Gebo Cermex to show its vision of the "Smart Machine" at Interpack

Gebo Cermex, part of the Sidel Group, is introducing its latest advanced performance systems and innovative packaging line solutions at Interpack 2017 (4-10 May). On booth C47 (Hall 13), the company is demonstrating its portfolio for the beverage and food, home and personal care (FHPC) customers based on its Agility 4.0™ program. ‘Smart’ equipment...

Shrink packer
23.03.2017 | SMI | San Giovanni Bianco (BG) | Italy

Find out the new AFW ERGON

The AFW (Angular Film Wrapper) ERGON series arises from the need to offer a custom machine for packing square or rectangular bottom rigid containers, such as briks, or packages, bundles and clusters (cylindrical containers can be packaged as well, using appropriate optional accessories).

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...

Markets, Recycling technology
22.03.2017 | Starlinger & Co. Ges.m.b.H. | Wien | Austria

interpack: Starlinger präsentiert zukunftsweisende Gewebeverpackungen aus PP und PET

In keeping with the motto “Sewing is the past”, this year’s exhibit by Starlinger & Co. Ges.m.b.H. at interpack in Duesseldorf will feature live production of IC*STAR (I = Innovative, C = Closing) sacks. These are produced on the new conversion line multiKON KX, equipped with the sealTEC bottom closing module developed by Starlinger in co-operation...

Recycling machines
26.01.2017 | EREMA Engineering Recycling Maschinen und Anlagen Ges.m.b.H. | Ansfelden, Linz | Austria

EREMA: ReFresher sorgt für geruchsneutrales Rezyklat im Post Consumer Recycling

EREMA hat mit der Vorstellung des ReFreshers auf der K 2016 einen Durchbruch im Post Consumer Bereich geschafft: die Geruchsneutralität der Rezyklate eröffnet Recyclern und Produzenten eine Fülle an neuen Absatzmärkten. Ab sofort steht den Kunden von EREMA ein mobiler ReFresher für Versuchszwecke zur Verfügung, um orientierende Materialversuche vor...

Recycling processes
23.01.2017 | CARBIOS | Clermont-Ferrand | France

CARBIOS: The technical solution for the recycling of opaque PET plastics such as the new milk bottles

CARBIOS, an innovative green chemistry company specializing in enzymatic bioprocesses applied to plastic and textile polymers, comforts the applicative potential of its innovations by making 100% recyclable all household packaging in opaque polyethylene terephthalate (PET) such as the new milk bottles. Since recently, a technological revolution is...

Quality & Diagnostic
03.04.2017 | INTRAVIS GmbH | Aachen | Deutschland

Der INTRAVIS CapWatcher III: Perfekte Verschlussprüfung auf kleiner Stellfläche

Der CapWatcher von INTRAVIS gehört in seiner bereits dritten Generation zu den etablierten Verschlussprüfsystemen und inspiziert schnell und präzise. Er verwendet sechs Kameras und kann dank seiner neu designten Mechanik bis zu 252.000 Objekte pro Stunde prüfen. Zudem ermöglicht eine spezielle Objektvereinzelung mit integrierter Mikrolochprüfung...

Quality & Diagnostic
17.03.2017 | Sacmi | Imola, BO | Italy

Sacmi PVS-3: the compact, flexible, high performance preform inspection solution

Presented at the last edition of the international K fair in Düsseldorf, this latest solution is winning over the market thanks to unique versatility and a capacity to ensure total quality control of the preform, directly on the line and at very high speed.

Quality & Diagnostic, Markets
30.01.2017 | Agr International | Butler, PA | USA

Agr Process Pilot Blowmolder Control helps Nestlé Waters align efficient PET bottle production with consistent customer experience

Nestlé Waters’ Sanpellegrino Group produces five brands of mineral water on twelve bottling lines in seven plants spread across Italy. These multiple operations are all guided by an overarching commitment: to deliver a consistent customer experience associated with each brand. A major aspect of the customer experience is bottle performance, from...

PET Training 2017: Seminar-Programm für kleine Gruppen in deutscher Sprache

München, 25.-27.04.17:

  • PET Packaging: Material, Preforms, Bottles
  • PET Recycling: Prozesstechnik & Engineering

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PETnology Europe 2017

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Congress Center Munich, Drinktec exhibition

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