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High performance IQ3+ ST system offers new Access Log to support CFR21.Part 11, Enhanced Tracker and Intelligent Product Validation system Loma Systems has launched its IQ3+ SureTune (ST) metal detector. This high performance unit is packed with new technologically advanced features, all specially designed to make the company's flagship IQ3…

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Malmesbury Labels manufacture and print self-adhesive labels for a wide range of applications, from food and drink products to general packaging and labelling. With over 40 years of design and printing experience, they use the latest technology to produce self-adhesive labels to the highest quality standards - typically printing on…

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Leicester-based Universal Flexible Packaging (UFP) will be investing around £2.3m to convert its current Lunsford Road site into a Peanut and Tree Nut site. The company made this announcement after its September announcement of investments worth £11m in a new factory in Lewisher Road. The company had said that this…

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The brand-new pressure forming machine opens up a new dimension for the production of plastic packaging items ensuring a higher productivity due to fast cycle times and larger forming area.   The new SPEEDFORMER KMD 90 was first introduced to the North American public on September 10 – 11, 2014…

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Together with on-going commitments from existing investors, the £85k Smart: Innovate UK grant will enable the company to develop a proof of concept for its automated stretch wrapping system for heat sensitive products and aerosols.  This is a key next step in the commercialisation of TrakRap’s alternative solution to shrink…

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The company will be showcasing detailed solutions for premium product packaging in the Beauty segment at booth CB 11. A prime example of the highly-effective packaging designs created by rlc is the comprehensive "Corsage" concept. In January 2015, new Senior Sales Manager (Directrice des Ventes France) Marie Burel-Duton assumed responsibility…

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The PG grade is the result of two years research and development and combines the best qualities of the company’s legacy pigment foils UA and 432, delivering a number of improved product features. A better opacity means customers will achieve a sharper colour and better overall finish and a wider…

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The new Falcon sorter offers fast and efficient detection and removal of gross defects at the earliest stage immediately after harvesting, enabling sorters and other equipment further down the line to operate at higher efficiency rates in order to deliver a final product of outstanding high quality. The machine uses…

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UK-based innovative packaging solutions provider KM Packaging Services has launched a new steam venting product. With this new product, the company has enhanced its range of feature-led specialist lidding films, catering to an increase in demand for added value features in ovenable meals and snacks. The new film is compatible…

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Thanks to new production developments Sheep Print can now do runs from as little as 10,000 labelled pots and matching lids, allowing food companies to professionally present their new products without needing to resort to self-adhesive labels. IML provides a high quality, more professional appearance than a conventional sticky product…