Sig combibloc launches new digital solution for traceability, digital marketing and supply chain optimisation

June 21, 2017 10:56 am
Sig combibloc launches new digital solution for traceability, digital marketing and supply chain optimisation

SIG Combibloc, in partnership with Languiru, Rio Grande do Sul’s second largest production cooperative, is launching a digital solution that will provide transparency for quality and food safety, optimise production processes and enable personalised digital marketing promotions. The project started with the launch of the Languiru “Qualidade do início ao […]

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Tetra Pak launches new in-line blender

June 19, 2017 1:15 pm
Tetra Pak launches new in-line blender

Tetra Pak has launched a new in-line blender Tetra Pak® In-line Blender D that helps dairy manufacturers improve consistency, ensure product quality and cut costs. ​At the heart of the new Tetra Pak® In-line Blender D is a sophisticated automation platform that continuously collects data and controls the precision of […]

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System reboot

May 4, 2017 10:26 am
System reboot

An enhanced enterprise resource planning (ERP) system has transformed Siddco Plastics’ operations, reports Benjamin Daniel in its third implementation of an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system, the UAE-based plastics manufacturer Siddco Plants is confident it has at last found the perfect tool to optimise its operations. While two earlier installations […]

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Extreme measures

10:18 am
Extreme measures

ExxonMobil has launched Exceed XP, a flexible packaging film named for ‘extreme performance’ and aimed at applications like films for soft shrink and food lamination packaging One of the standout products at this year’s Arabplast, held in Dubai on 9–11 January, was ExxonMobil’s latest performance enhancing flexible packaging film Exceed […]

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Sticking together

10:14 am
Sticking together

Dow’s collaboration with Nordmeccanica in adhesives provides a model for the accelerated technological development that the company believes can help operations in the MEA ‘leapfrog’ current practices. Having achieved a breakthrough in its collaboration with Nordmeccanica on Symbiex solventless adhesives, Dow is continuing with a collaborative approach that it believes […]

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Gravure’s packaging revival

10:11 am
Gravure’s packaging revival

Despite losing out to flexo in the United States, gravure has a promising outlook in packaging, strengthening its position in Europe and still dominant in the surging markets of China and India, according to James Siever, secretary general of the European Rotogravure Association (ERA) While its publication print market has […]

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