Leading robotics and automation company, RMGroup, has launched a new automatic bag placer - their versatile and compact BP-600. The system joins the heavy duty BP-800 bag placer and theRBP-700 automated robot bag placer, in RMGroup’s expanding portfolio of automated bagging solutions. Delivering an efficient and cost-effective method of automatically placing sacks/bags onto the bagging unit, the BP-600 replaces existing manual operations, thereby maximising bag filling product

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Leading corrugated packaging manufacturer, Durham Box, has appointed Jon Blackbourn as business development manager, covering the Midlands and south of the country. In a career spanning 32 years, with the majority spent in print and packaging, Jon has held a number of varied roles within box plants, sheet feeders andtrade businesses. He brings a great deal of knowledge and experience in the corrugated packaging supply chain to the appointment. His position will require him

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Multinational packaging specialist to the healthcare, personal care and beauty industries, Essentra Packaging has announced its investment in a new Landa S10 Nanographic Printing Press at its Bradford site, marking the first installation of the machine in the packaging industry in the UK. Underpinning Essentra Packaging’s goal of pioneering new technologies for its customers, the Landa S10 press unlocks high quality folding carton production by combining the quality, speed and

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Envipco, a global provider of recycling systems and reverse vending machines (RVMs), has officially opened its new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Sebes Industrial Park, Alba County, Romania. This opening is part of the growth in infrastructure and capacity for Envipco as it ramps up for accelerated growth in the years ahead. The site is expected to have a capacity of 15,000 units/year and employ up to 100 people in the future. It complements the company’s

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The brand-new upgraded platform named “All in Print Cloud 3.0”forall the printing & packagingindustry will be launched soon. It will organize a series of activitiesin succession, among which AIP 2022 International Printing Day will grandly come out on May27th. Taking advantage of the abundant exhibitors, exhibits and overseas buyers of All in Print China, one of the largest comprehensive printing exhibitions in the world, AIP 2022 International Printing Day will comp

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Siegwerk, one of the leading global providers of printing inks and coatings for packaging applications and labels, is now offering a new sustainable UV offset ink series for non-food paper and board applications: SICURA Litho Pack ECO. The new product range is formulated with a high bio-renewable content, providing an environmentally friendly alternative to standard UV inks. The formulation of the new SICURA Litho Pack ECO series consists of more than 40% of renewable and vegetable-

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Novelis Inc., the leading sustainable aluminum solutions provider and world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today announced it will invest $2.5 billion to build a new low-carbon recycling and rolling plant in Bay Minette, Alabama, USA. The highly advanced facility will have an initial 600 kilotonnes of finished aluminum goods capacity per year. "This investment marks the start of another transformational growth phase for Novelis," said Mr. Kumar Mangalam Birla, C

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PCI Pharma Services is pleased to announce a major expansion of capabilities and capacity in aseptic liquid fill-finish and sterile lyophilization technology, an important manufacturing process commonly used with injectable and biologic therapies, with the investment of $100 million into the construction and enhancement of world-class facilities, at our Bedford, New Hampshire campus. Following our acquisition of Lyophilization Services of New England, Inc. (LSNE) in December 2021, t

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