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Highly Flexible Packaging Solutions for Fast-Changing Markets

19-08-2019

At Pack Expo, Optima Packaging Group will be presenting highly flexible packaging solutions for food, beverages, cosmetics, and pharmaceutical, chemical and medical products. The company is particularly skilled in developing complex turnkey systems. There will also be Optima experts available to answer questions about the company’s extensive …

High safety for man and machine: All 1,354 igus e-chain cables meet RoHS II requirements

19-08-2019

All 1,354 chainflex cables are tested in the igus test laboratory and are RoHS II compliant. Jointly they offer maximum safety for man and machine. (Source: igus GmbH) "RoHS" stands for "Restriction of Hazardous Substances" and regulates the use of hazardous substances in electronic devices. This EU directive aims to avoid harmful components such …

Electronics For Imaging Appoints Jeff Jacobson as Chief Executive Officer

16-08-2019

Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (“EFI” or the “Company”) today announced the appointment of Jeff Jacobson, a 30-year veteran of the digital imaging and industrial technology sector, as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Jacobson will retain his position as Executive Chairman. Mr. Jacobson succeeds Bill Muir, …

ESSENTRA’S RE:CLOSE™ TAPE DELIVERS PROMOTIONAL IMPACT FOR KETTLE FOODS

16-08-2019

RE:CLOSETM from Essentra Tapes is enabling Kettle Foods Ltd to promote its new KETTLE® & More range to consumers whilst also providing user-friendly pack reclosability to maintain freshness and support portion control. The 8-colour printed RE:CLOSETM Tape can be seen on Lightly Salted KETTLE® Chips packs throughout retail outlets in …

New Dimension in Pack Labelling Performance

16-08-2019

At FachPack 2019, MULTIVAC will be presenting a new generation of cross web labellers. In addition to improved performance and operating reliability, one of the features of the new models compared to the previous labelling solutions are their lower life cycle costs. The use of state-of-the-art communication standards such as IO-link and EtherCAT …

Parabel Announces Breakthrough Solution to Plant Based Foods in Pure Protein Hydrolysate.

16-08-2019

Parabel USA Inc, a producer of plant protein ingredients from water lentils, launches neutral-coloured protein ingredient, scheduled for commercial production by the end of this year. This product is designed to be an allergen-free substitute for any plant protein used today such as soy or pea. New product launches of plant-based foods have risen …

Package Printing Technology Leads the Region’s Packaging and Printing Markets – PACK PRINT INTERNATIONAL 2019 to Present an End-to-End Global Showcase for the Industry

15-08-2019

Looking towards forward-looking trends impacting the colossal packaging industry in Asia, is the advent of e-commerce and packaging digitalisation, alongside the move towards sustainability, practicality and usability, as well as relationship marketing – where purchases move from being a transaction to one telling a story of the …

Conagen Expands Portfolio Beyond Gamma-Decalactone to 20 new non-GMO Lactones

15-08-2019

Conagen, a Boston-based biotechnology company focusing on research and development, announced today its breakthrough development in the commercial production of natural aromatic compound, γ-Decalactone from natural substrates using its proprietary technology. Found in many ripe fruits and particularly peaches, γ-Decalactone is a …