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  • Fully Integrated Valve Bagging Line

    April 4, 2016

    Columbia/Okura has joined forces with parent company Columbia Machine to offer a heavy-duty bagging and palletizing system. This fully automated system combines the performance and durability of the Columbia/Okura robot with the rugged bag filling and handling equipment manufactured by...

  • Spiroflow Appoints Bowen to Strategic Advisory Board

    March 8, 2016

    Spiroflow has appointed industry veteran Kevin C. Bowen as a member of its Strategic Advisory Board. The role of the advisory board is to provide guidance on market growth, product strategy, and innovation.   Bowen is an industry leader with a long and distinguished career in various...

  • Cube-Shaped Flexible Package with Zipper Closure

    March 7, 2016

    ConservaCube introduces its cube-shaped, heavy-duty stand-up pouch, the FlexiPail, with a new zipper closure option. The press-to-close zipper enhances ease-of-use while ‘going cubic’ with heavyweight packages that stand up. Extending the trend in stand-up pouches to the heaviest weight...

  • Bulk Bag Filler Pivots Fill Head to Operator

    February 29, 2016

    The new rear-post bulk bag filler features a patented Swing-Down fill head that pivots to the operator at floor level for safe, ergonomic spout connections, and a low-profile loading deck that allows removal of filled bags using a pallet jack.      The cantilevered fill head...

  • Dow, Nordmeccanica to Collaborate on Packaging

    February 25, 2016

    To further accelerate the development of packaging innovation, The Dow Chemical Co. announces a global innovation and business development agreement with Nordmeccanica SpA, a worldwide leader in coating, laminating, and metallizing machinery. Both companies see enormous potential to advance...

  • Bulk Bag Discharger with Hopper Shuttle System

    February 16, 2016

    The new Bulk-Out bulk bag discharging station from Flexicon Corp. prevents cross-contamination during material changeovers, while eliminating downtime associated with cleaning of hoppers. Beneficial for applications involving food allergens, pigments, flavorings, and other contamination-sensitive...

  • Dinnissen Process Technology

  • Virtual Reality for the Packaging Industry

    February 3, 2016

    The VR Center Schwäbisch Hall in Baden-Wuerttemberg is a joint project of the packaging cluster Packaging Valley Germany e.V. and provides access to virtual applications and 3D presentations. On Friday, January 22, 2016, the VR Center was presented for the first time to a select audience...

  • Shrink Labeler Provides Option for Non-Round Containers

    February 2, 2016

    The R-250-ERT shrink labeler was engineered specifically for ovals, squares, rectangles, and squeeze bottles – virtually any container considered “challenging” for conventional shrink labelers. The R-250-ERT was developed on PDC’s R-250 platform, a field-proven...

  • APEC (Advanced Plant Engineering Contractors, Inc)