In order to cover the important and dynamic markets in Australia and New Zealand, Ecolean has opened a regional sales office in Sydney.
Food manufacturers looking for pallet wrappers that deliver speed, reliability, economy and safety need look no further than the Octopus Ring Pallet Wrapper from Signode.
The Australian Institute of Packaging is inviting potential speakers to submit abstracts for consideration for its 2018 National Conference to be held in Surfers Paradise in May.
Manufacturer of automated packaging machinery HMPS has been named winner at the Impact Awards 2017, which recognise South Australian companies with global potential.
Manufacturer of automated packaging machinery, HMPS has appointed Shaun Westcott as its new CEO.
Packaging manufacturer Pro-Pac has agreed to a $177.5 million transformational merger with Integrated Packaging Group (IPG).
Chep Australia won the 2017 Packaging Manufacturer Award at the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation annual Sustainable Packaging Awards last week.
tna has launched the tna ropac 5, an ultra-high-speed case packer for flexible bags that is capable of industry-leading speeds of up to 300 bags per minute.
We spoke to Karl Deily, President of Sealed Air Food Care to hear his views on how to best address the food waste problem.
Australian owned packaging company, Detmold Group has reached agreement with United States based Novolex to purchase the Heshan Innopak assets and business.
The Australian Institute of Packaging Victoria (AIP VIC) is running a joint technical dinner with the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE), which will cover the latest innovations in packaging for the meat industry. The speakers: Madapusi Srinivasan (Associate Dean, Chemical and Environmental Engineering, RMIT University, Melbourne) will present a paper on ‘Polymers, Plastics and Packaging … Continue reading Packaging for the meat industry: industry dinner
The World Packaging Organisation (WPO) has announced that The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) will host the 2018 WorldStar Awards.
The Australian Packaging & Processing Machinery Association (APPMA) will host an Australian Pavilion at ProPak Asia 2017, which runs from the 14-17th June in Bangkok.
Twelve years ago, packaging with Polyethylene (PE) bags was only possible for coarse particle food products. In 2005, the introduction of new technology gave manufacturers of powder-type foods the opportunity to take advantage of this excellent packaging material. PE bags are waterproof, UV resistant and clean. As such, companies that use this packaging material using … Continue reading PE bags giving powder-type food makers a competitive edge
The relationship between machine suppliers and food makers has always more or less ended post sale. In the future, as Haver & Boecker’s Reinhold Festge tells us, Industry 4.0 will allow these relationships to become deeper and endure longer. When the subject turns to Industry 4.0, conversations tend to focus on things like quality control, … Continue reading Data, food packaging and revolution
Sydney-based Jet Technologies combines experience with international expertise to deliver complete packaging solutions. We spoke to the company’s founder and Managing Director, Albert Malki. In 1967, a then 19-year-old Albert Malki began working in his family’s packaging business in Italy. A decade or so later, in 1981, he moved to Sydney to try his luck in the … Continue reading The complete package
Manufacturers undertaking pouch sealing operations can monitor and intercept faults, and therefore ensure the integrity of seals.
RPC Group, a global plastic product design and engineering company for both packaging and selected non-packaging markets, has purchased Amber Plastics for an undisclosed sum.
The $27.7m capital investment lifts the plant’s production capacity and provides a world-class food safety environment.
Tetra Pak is ramping up its offering of Tetra Recart in the Australian and New Zealand markets, providing a new solution for food manufacturers.