Conveying & Transportation

Recycling technology, Packaging machinery
17.05.2017 | KHS GmbH | Dortmund | Germany

Trouble-free recycling: Nature MultiPack™ granted interim approval by the EPBP

Following tests on the Nature MultiPack™ the European PET Bottle Platform (EPBP) has confirmed that it can be fully recycled. The adhesive specially developed and supplied by NMP Systems and KHS has thus been granted interim approval for further market tests in Europe until June 30, 2019. The adhesive on the unique Nature MultiPack™ packaging...

Packaging machinery
28.04.2017 | Gebo Cermex | Mundolsheim | France

Gebo Cermex helps Carola achieve major PET line upgrade in only three weeks

Carola, one of the largest producers of mineral water in France, is producing a new, lighter PET bottle and, in doing so, has also increased output speed by 3,000 containers per hour. It follows a line upgrade by Gebo Cermex, with installation and ramp-up to full speed production achieved in less than three weeks.

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...

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...

Packaging machinery
10.03.2016 | NMP Systems GmbH | Duesseldorf | Germany

Nature MultiPack™ world premier set for Evian ‘prestige’ PET bottles

With Nature MultiPack™ NMP Systems GmbH is bringing a disruptive packaging innovation ‘Powered by KHS’ to market. An intensive collaboration with Danone Waters led to the premier market introduction on brand Evian starting in France and Belgium this month.

Packaging machinery
19.03.2015 | SMI S.p.A. | S.Giovanni Bianco, BG | Italy

The new SK ERGON: when technology meets the ergonomic design

From processing to packing and packaging technologies, from ingredients to food safety and quality management up to logistics and handling: Anuga FoodTec trade show is much more than this. For SMI that is the opportunity to present the new ERGON series of primary and secondary packaging machines.

Packaging machinery
27.02.2015 | SMI S.p.A. | S.Giovanni Bianco, BG | Italy

Packbloc Neo: integrated solutions for an efficient end of line system

SMI offers compact cutting-edge solutions like the APS P series of automatic palletizing systems, integrating in the central column both the layer-loading head (basket) and a SCARA articulated arm which takes care of the operations of empty pallet feeding and interlayer pad insertion, thus forming a "3 in 1" compact unit.