• We’ve got the scoop!

    We’ve got the scoop!

    Measom Freer’s popular range of measuring scoops range in size from 0.5 to 150ml and are ideal for the precise dispensing and dosing of powders, supplements, dried goods and liquids making them ideal for the food sector. Their hand scoops come in 4 sizes from small to large for bulk handling of grains, herbs, seeds

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  • Zero Labels 2 Landfill Scheme Certification

    Zero Labels 2 Landfill Scheme Certification

    OPM Group was recently awarded its Zero Labels 2 Landfill Certification certificate by BPIF Labels following Prismm Environmental confirming that OPM’s waste was being treated according to the scheme compliance requirements. OPM has worked closely with recycling-led waste management company Prismm Environmental Services, which offers a total waste management solution to businesses on a national scale.

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  • Statistical process control offered by software

    Statistical process control offered by software

    Version 3.0 of Minebea Intec’s powerful SPC@Enterprise offers customers a complete statistical process control solution that is both comprehensive and user-friendly. The software captures data from various devices and systems along the production line. Professional evaluation of this data, alongside classic filling quantity control, facilitates dynamic and HACCP-compliant process control, resulting in consistent product quality

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  • Fast single-head tray erector designed and made in the UK

    Fast single-head tray erector designed and made in the UK

    Linkx Packaging Systems’ new TFS500 single-head tray erector provides exceptional consistency and efficiency at speeds of up to 60 trays per minute. It boasts the latest high performance servo and control technologies, a compact vertical tray magazine, versatile tray style handling for fast, easy size changes and an extremely compact footprint (typically under 1.2m2). Its

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  • Innovation set to improve lifespan of wooden pallets

    Innovation set to improve lifespan of wooden pallets

    James Jones & Sons Ltd has revealed a new venture it says will dramatically improve the quality, length of life, and environmental benefits of wooden pallets, and significantly reduce their whole life cost. UPALL® manufactures and fits robust protectors at the points of entry on wooden pallets. This means the pallets last longer, need far

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  • It’s good to break the mould sometimes…

    It’s good to break the mould sometimes…

    For challengers and market leaders, gift packaging, limited editions, on-pack promotions and range extensions can be brave and inventive ways of creating new connections with shoppers and extending a value proposition. For a short period of time, brands can carefully break free from the brand guidelines to create something that helps to refresh their offering

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  • Fully automated, robotic material handling solution for famous pastry shop

    Fully automated, robotic material handling solution for famous pastry shop

    Cimcorp, a manufacturer and integrator of turnkey robotic gantry-based order fulfillment and tire-handling solutions, has installed its MultiPick solution at the headquarters of Martin’s Famous Pastry Shoppe, In., a family owned and operated bread and roll manufacturer in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania. Faster picking, resulting in fresher products for the customer, fewer picking errors, traceability of products,

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  • Vision-enabled fulfilment

    Vision-enabled fulfilment

    Logistics automation supplier, Cimcorp, is celebrating an order from Sinebrychoff, a subsidiary of the international brewing and beverage giant, Carlsberg, for a robotic dolly picking system at its facility in Kerava, Finland. Due to be operational at the beginning of 2018, the Cimcorp solution will take care of material flow from the high-bay warehouse to the loading

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  • Apothecary Range is perfect fit for craft spirits sector

    Apothecary Range is perfect fit for craft spirits sector

    The craft spirits sector is booming in the UK, and more and more artisan distillers are turning to Beatson Clark’s Apothecary Range of bottles to ensure their product stands out on the shelf. Forty-five more distilleries opened in 2016, taking the total to 273, as consumers develop a taste for small batch, high-quality spirits. Gin

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