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X-ray tests for cheese-filled chocolate bars

Verpackungs-Rundschau 02/2018 26.02.2018

RostAgroKompleks fi lls a niche in the Russian food market, producing cheese snacks as a traditional Eastern European specialty. The snacks are marketed under the well-known B.Y. Alexandrov brand name. Currently, 16 cheese bars are available, coated with fi ne dark or white chocolate from Belgium. ...

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Hygienic and cleaning-friendly machine guard solutions

Verpackungs-Rundschau 02/2018 26.02.2018

Manufacturers of food, process equipment or packaging lines must meet safety standards for operating personnel. This requires protective fences built around machines. However, constructing fences is usually time-consuming and expensive. An online tool offered by The Danish company NTF Aalborg A/S ...

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"Digitized Packaging" in Cologne

Verpackungs-Rundschau 02/2018 26.02.2018

Bizerba will present both hardware and software solutions centered around the motto "Digitize Packaging". Subjects include answers to the challenges presented by the digital transformation, accompanied by solutions in the areas of food safety and smarter slicing. The focus will also be put on ...

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A good wrap-around

Verpackungs-Rundschau 02/2018 26.02.2018

T he Greencore Group is an international manufacturer of convenience foods and based in Ireland. The company was established in 1926. Increasing the convenience and product offering to its customers, Greencore Grocery chose to install a Kliklok Elite wrap-around cartoner from Bosch Packaging ...

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Labeling around corners

Verpackungs-Rundschau 02/2018 26.02.2018

Offering an appealing presentation and protection for goods sold, the trend towards clamshell packaging for snacks, salads, desserts or pastry continues. Labels play a major part in this, serving both as a secure sealant and for identifi cation purposes. Herma will present a new labeling machine ...

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Product identification and brand protection

Verpackungs-Rundschau 02/2018 26.02.2018

Domino will present its coding, marking and label-printing systems. Their technologies enable manufacturers in the food and beverage industry to apply traceability codes, with a focus on reliability, increased productivity, future potential and low cost of ownership. The new Ax-Series continuous ...

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Engineered for the beverage industry

Verpackungs-Rundschau 02/2018 26.02.2018

Given the ever-changing circumstances in on-site plants, there is no one-size-fi ts-all solution for automation systems in the beverage industry. Complete systems from Bürkert are typifi ed by the Hygienic Design switch cabinet for the food and beverage industry.

These control cabinets come in ...

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"Digitization"

Verpackungs-Rundschau 02/2018 26.02.2018

In general, digitization refers to the switch from analog to digital technologies. But in the context of Industry 4.0, there's more to it. We are talking about the digital revolution. In the long run, all industrial, business and economic processes will be completely driven by data. Big data! As a ...

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Ceremony Gida wraps with LoeschPack

Verpackungs-Rundschau 02/2018 26.02.2018

The Ceremony Gida headquarters are located only 30 minutes away by car from Anatolia´s regional center Gaziantep. Here, in the industrial zone of Nizip, the company has one of the world's most modern production facilities for chewing gum products. Mahmut Tören, founder and CEO of Ceremony Gida, has ...

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New X-ray solution identifies foreign objects

Verpackungs-Rundschau 02/2018 26.02.2018

The careful and precise identification of dangerous foreign objects in food packaging is the focus of the exhibition by Heuft. A new development with pulsed X-ray technology should provide maximum detection reliability with minimum radiation even in a confi ned space. With its spacesaving design, it ...

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Cleaning scale parts

Verpackungs-Rundschau 02/2018 26.02.2018

Manufacturers within the food industry need effi cient cleaning solutions to meet increasing hygiene and food safety regulations. However, the time spent cleaning production machinery components reduces the time available for production. The Danish company is launching an industrial cleaning system ...

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Sustainable is ...

VR Interpack Special 05/2014 05.05.2014

... when Tetra Pak is able to report that the company has made good progress in 2013 towards reaching the environmental goals it has set itself for 2020. In this context, the world's largest packaging group focuses primarily on developing sustainable products, decreasing its ecological footprint ...

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Head of the Month

VR Interpack Special 05/2014 05.05.2014

Hans-Joachim Boekstegers has been heading up Multivac, one of the global leaders among suppliers of packaging solutions, since 2001. As the Speaker of the Board and CEO, the energetic manager is responsible for the Group's overall strategic direction, as well as its Sales and Marketing, Strategic ...

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Flashy in transit

VR Interpack Special 05/2014 05.05.2014

According to the German E-Commerce and Distance Selling Trade Association (bevh), during the 2013 Christmas season alone, online and mail order retail racked up total sales of 10.3 billion euros, up 24 per cent from the same period in 2012. More than 82 percent of this came from E-commerce, which ...

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Getting more speed

VR Interpack Special 05/2014 05.05.2014

Central to the presence of Accraply, Minneapolis/ USA, is the launch of the Trine Model 4800 roll-fed labeling system to the European market. Offering a small footprint and quick change parts, it features advanced container-control. That delivers superior bottle handling at speeds up to 600 ...

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All for cheese

VR Interpack Special 05/2014 05.05.2014

At interpack, Alpma Alpenland Maschinenbau, Rott am Inn - machine manufacturer specialized in the dairy and food industry - exhibits machines covering the whole cheese production chain at interpack, true to the motto "Milk in Shape".

One of the showcases is the portion cutting machine CUT 32. Its ...

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Safety for the Leo line

VR Interpack Special 05/2014 05.05.2014

The bars, which are primary-packaged as fl ow packs, are fi rst grouped into 6, 10, 12 or 14-item bundles and inserted into cartons by a cartoning machine made by Langenpac B.V, Wijchen, a company in the Langen Group. After this, two adhesive dots are applied to close the two box side fl aps. The ...

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Making the invisible visible

VR Interpack Special 05/2014 05.05.2014

An exciting industry, technological quantum leaps, 25 years of experience and getting ever closer to the ultimate goal: safe inspection systems for any application and highest requirements. Even the invisible becomes visible. In Bickenbach, Germany, seat of scanware electronic.

In time for ...

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All in one

VR Interpack Special 05/2014 05.05.2014

The German Rationator Maschinenbau exhibits its approach to fi lling and capping, which has prevailed over the years. The presentation of a highly fl exible bottle-handling, -fi lling and -capping line designed to bottle cosmetic products ranging in volume from 30 ml up to 1000 ml will convey to the ...

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Environmentally holographic

VR Interpack Special 05/2014 05.05.2014

At interpack, Comexi Group presents its solutions with low impact on the environment. The Spanish machine manufacturer with focus on the fl exible packaging industry showcases its new technology Cingular Holography which allows creating holographic effects at register on a wide variety of substrates ...

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