Design & Innovation
Designed to reduce machine footprint and control cabinet space requirements, the new space-saving AMP8000 distributed servo drive system from Beckhoff Automation integrates a servo drive directly into a servomotor to relocating the power electronics directly into the machine, with its…
Why flexible packaging business is the logical next step in our company’s ongoing evolution
Mondi is now supplying custom-made lids in addition to the cone sleeves
Discover how Mettler Toledo guided Crofters Jams through the intricate process of installing a CI Vision System on its high speed jar labeling line to inspect for expiry dates, barcodes, QR codes and label application accuracy.
Montreal label producer blossoming into an industry powerhouse through assertive acquisition strategy and firm focus on customer service excellence
A monthly look at some of the hits and misses in the packaging world from the viewpoint of Megan Moffat, Canadian Packaging magazine’s revolving columnists. From the November 2018 issue.
Knowing when the time is right to consider a package redesign
Pet food company saves $30,000 in 4 months replacing barcode case labels with ink jet coding: See the video
Maurizio Barbieri of Buddy’s Kitchen explains in the video how his Squid Ink CoPilot box inkjet coding system sold and serviced by Dependable Marking Systems has replaced their former method of printing and applying barcode labels on their pet food boxes.
The creamers are the first in the U.S. to launch in the combidome 500ml format from SIG
SEW-Eurodrive Canada appears at PACKEX
These five folding cartons and rigid boxes represent some of the best paperboard packaging manufactured during the past year.
Currently employing nine staff and keen to recruit more, Kinetic Labels is well set for future success.
Annual Cashmere Collection Celebrates 15 Years Supporting Canadian Fashion and the Breast Cancer Cause
Brilliant runway show of original Cashmere Bathroom Tissue (BT) Couture kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month and annual fund- and awareness-raising efforts
Omron Introduces New CK3M-Series Programmable Multi-Axis Controller with Industry-Leading Output Speeds
Omron Automation Americas is launching a new programmable multi-axis controller in its popular CK3M family.
Ben & Jerry’s Takes a Stand Against Trump’s Agenda, Supports Four Activist Organizations
Graphic Packaging International Wins Folding Carton of the Year Award at Paperboard Packaging Council’s Carton Competition
Graphic Packaging also won 16 Excellence awards and seven Gold awards
Best practices for effective unit load containment testing
Popular Ontario craft brewer weaving its packaging design magic and deft product innovation to make strong market share gains and cultivate enduring brand loyalty
Factor 1 Technology extends sensing range to 8mm, even when flush mounted
One of Ontario’s original craft brewers keeps reinventing itself through brewing and packaging innovation to keep pace with the vastly changed market
The main objective behind Dromo’s development was to create a bottle/dispensing system that would support growing e-commerce product demands
The 100-per cent recyclable handles are easy to apply manually or by the company’s automated applicators
German Team Finds Maintenance-free Solution Aimed at Keeping Youngsters Safe
ASCO Engineering Scholarships support students, schools over a decade with $132,000 in awards
The aim of the new packaging solution was to enhance the brand’s market position
New FDA-compliant Festo PTFEN tubing tackles roughest jobs in food and other processing applications
PTFEN tubing is TSE-free, resistant to cleaning agent and not affected by challenging ambient atmospheric conditions.
The acquisition was concluded on Oct. 11 in an effort to further expand PET Engineering’s portfolio of packaging solutions
Replacing pillow pouches, this unique tetrahedron format is changing the shape of flexible packaging
New FH-Series Vision System from Omron Introduces Unique Lighting Solution to Improve Defect Detection
Industry-leading automation solutions provider Omron announces the release of a brand-new lighting technology that automates advanced defect detection and uneven color inspection as part of the latest iteration of its powerful FH-series vision system.
The Indiana Innovation Awards seek to recognize individuals and organizations leading the charge within the state.
T6 Delivers the Ultimate Slide Alternative at an Ultra Low Cost
AstroNova Product Identification to Introduce New Food Safe Flexible Packaging Printing Solution at Pack Expo International
This new printing solution on flexible packaging materials will be premiering exclusively at Pack Expo, where booth visitors will be able to view live demonstrations.