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ARTICLES

Suction cup ideal for opening bags in bag filling machines

March 21, 2014
Piab offers two new suction cups designed for opening bags in the consumer and food industry
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Milling, testing, packaging, and distribution — all under one roof

Bob’s Red Mill has been perfecting and optimizing its milling, packaging, and distribution operations since the company opened in 1978
January 3, 2014
Product is gravity fed into a feeder that meters grains into an auger/filler for the vertical form-fill-seal machines. From the form-fill-seal machine, filled bags go through a check weigher and metal detector.
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Machinery Technology: Form-fill-seal

Form fill seal machines satisfy the need for speed

Innovative bagging systems achieve high speeds without compromising quality or cost. by Alf Taylor, co-founder and chief executive officer, tna
December 12, 2013
When selecting vertical form, fill and seal (VFFS) equipment, manufacturers have a seemingly never-ending list of criteria.
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Triangle’s X-Series VFFS baggers enhanced

Baggers feature new stainless steel guard doors
December 10, 2013
To better meet 3A and USDA sanitation standards, Triangle Package Machinery Company has enhanced its popular X-Series vertical form fill seal bagging machine with newly designed stainless steel guard doors.
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Arcil packaging line chosen to form, fill and seal yoghurt cups

Tara Diary and MÜLLER chose line to increase capacity
October 10, 2013
TARA Dairy, the third-largest dairy brand in Israel, and its partner MÜLLER have chosen a Form-Fill-Seal line by Arcil to increase the manufacturing capacity for yoghurt and desserts in the new factory in Netivot, Israel.
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Bosch expands VFFS test facility in New Richmond

June 19, 2013
Bosch Packaging Technology has completed the expansion of its state-of-the-art vertical form fill seal (VFFS) test facility in New Richmond, WI. The $850,000 vertical expansion helps Bosch accommodate two full VFFS packaging lines that include secondary packaging, such as case erecting, loading and closing.
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Parsons-Eagle Packaging Systems will display the Phaser XP VFFS Machine at PACK EXPO

June 12, 2013
The Phaser XP Vertical Form, Fill, Seal Machine combines operational simplicity with superior performance and reliability at a minimal investment.
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Oystar USA offers new compact cup form-fill-seal machine

M-F 14 line is a versatile, cost-effective machine for packaging yogurts, puddings, juices and water
June 10, 2013
Oystar USA offers the new Oystar Erca M-F 14 Cup Packaging Line for the form, fill and seal of food products including yogurts, puddings, juices and water.
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Zip-Pak to showcase resealable technologies and resources

Showcase will take place at Fispal Technologia 2013, June 25-28
June 10, 2013
Zip-Pak, the global leader in resealable solutions and equipment, will be showcasing several of its zipper applicator systems at Fispal Technologia 2013, June 25-28 at booth number I-173 in the Anhembi Pavilion. Representatives from the company’s newest facility, located in São Paulo, Brazil, will be in attendance to present the company’s complete range of zipper and zipper applicator solutions that accommodate flexible packaging for a wide range of consumer products.
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Sharp’s Hawk Evolution VFFS machine design innovations improve uptime.

New vertical form fill seal machine introduced

January 14, 2013
Sharp Packaging Systems has introduced its first vertical form fill and seal (VFFS) machine, called the Hawk Evolution.
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EVENTS

Best of Food & Beverage Packaging

4/29/14
The Marquette Hotel
710 Marquette Avenue
Minneapolis

Best of Food and Bev PackagingThe Best of Food and Beverage Packaging is an event like no other in packaging: Combining the most relevant technologies and trends in the food and beverage packaging segments with the vision needed to successfully sell to consumers in this ever-shifting market landscape.

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The Automation Conference 2014

5/20/14
Chicago Marriott O'Hare
8535 West Higgins Road
Chicago, IL
United States
If you work with industrial automation products and technologies, The Automation Conference (TAC) is the one event that is specifically designed for you. Now in its third year, TAC offers two days of education and networking for professionals in the discrete manufacturing, continuous and batch processing and packaging fields. Read More

Global Pouch Forum

6/11/14
Westin Beach Resort
321 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL
United States

Global Pouch Forum logoThe Global Pouch Forum is the largest conference focused on pouch formats in packaging and their growth prospects worldwide, attracting an audience of more than 500 attendees in 2013.

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2014 Beverage Breakthroughs of the Year

Beverage packaging innovations huff, puff and blow traditional packaging down.
10/22/13 2:00 pm EST

Robotics Packaging & Automation

On-Demand Industrial Robots are the heart of lean manufacturing and the “Robotics Packaging & Automation” webinar covers topics intended to be an introduction to Industrial robotics or flexible automation being used in the food processing and packaging industries.

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Food and Beverage Packaging

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2014 April

Check out the April 2014 issue of Food & Beverage Packaging, featuring our annual Packages of the Year cover story!

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Food and Beverage Packaging's Buyer's Guide provides a list of suppliers of food and beverage packaging solutions. 

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