Editor’s pickSIG carton packs debut in Japan

Moriyama first to run commercial production using SIG filling technology in Japan SIG Combibloc has announced that dairy manufacturer Moriyama is the first customer in Japan to run commercial production using SIG filling technology, and the first to offer premium ready-to-drink (RTD) products in SIG carton packs locally filled in Japan. Japan is one of the most competitive and highly developed …

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Ingredion and SweeGen extend stevia sweeteners distribution partnership

Updated agreement will enable both companies freedom to offer next-generation stevia sweeteners to all customers globally SweeGen and Ingredion have extended their partnership on the distribution of the former’s stevia sweeteners for another three years. The companies commercialise Reb M in early 2017. Reb M is a non-calorie stevia …



igus® - delta robot kit

For simple and automated pick-&-place and assembly tasks, igus® has developed the modular delta robot kit. Now new with calibrating pin for easy positioning at the zero point. It is directly fixed to the mounting hub and simplifies the initial calibration process.The cable clip for the delta robot was developed for the secure guidance of cables, e.g. individual pneumatic hoses, along the coupling joint. Easy to fit, lightweight.