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  • Bulk Bag Discharger for Explosive Environments

    April 20, 2017

    The new Bulk-Out bulk bag discharging system is designed for use in explosive environments. This BFC series model features a pneumatically-powered hoist and trolley to raise and position the bag inside the discharger frame, eliminating the risk of potential sparks from electrical equipment or fork...

  • Powder Show Toronto Only Four Weeks Away

    April 17, 2017

    Powder & Bulk Solids Toronto, the Canadian resource for process manufacturers to find the latest solutions to help increase production efficiencies, cut cost, eliminate waste, and ensure product consistency, will take place May 16-18, 2017 at the Toronto Congress Center in Toronto, Ontario,...

  • Uhlmann Packaging Systems Joins Open-SCS Group

    April 10, 2017

    Uhlmann Packaging Systems, a worldwide leader in pharmaceutical packaging, has become a member of the OPEN-SCS Working Group. More than 20 suppliers and pharmaceutical manufacturers are currently represented in the international working group, which is developing a communication standard for...

  • High Material Prices to Decrease Demand for Silo Bags

    March 30, 2017

    A new forecast on the North American silo bags market suggests that demand for the product will decline between 2016 and 2026 due to increases in prices for raw materials used to produce the bags like polyethylene films, according to a press release issued Thursday by business research firm Future...

  • Block Bottom Valve Sacks Feature Enhanced Durability

    March 23, 2017

    Produced in a heat-sealing process from coated polypropylene woven fabric, Starlinger AD*STAR block bottom valve sack features enhanced break resistance and durability, and is also versatile, economical, and environment-friendly. The latter was confirmed by a recent life cycle analysis, in...

  • Ability Fabricators Inc.

  • High-Speed Palletizer Offers Low-Level Convenience

    March 20, 2017

    This high-speed palletizer with a low-level construction gives packagers the convenience and economy of floor-level operation with the performance most often associated with high-level machines. The palletizer features an automatic grouping module that allows layer transfer during product...

  • Hamer-Fischbein Launches Robotic Bag Hanger

    March 13, 2017

    The Hamer-Fischbein Model 1800 RBH robotic bag hanger improves open-mouth bagging automation and reduces labor with its integrated Yaskawa MH12- 6 axis robotic arm. The robot allows seamless transfer of filled bags into the bag top sealing technology.  This next generation machine...

  • Tubar Eureka Industrial Group

  • Meat Packaging Pouch Demand to Grow 5.3% Annually

    March 2, 2017

    Demand for pouches used in meat packaging is forecast to climb 5.3% per year to $220 million in 2021, with unit gains expected to advance 3% per year to 1.6 billion units. Above average gains will be driven by the growing preference for products that make meal preparation more convenient. These and...