These are all the posts that have been tagged with packaging.
Chocolate brand Ritter Sport is mastering what it terms the ‘globalisation of enjoyment’ with the help of flexible wrapping technology.
Equipment: Process control and automation Ingredients: Inclusions, sugar and sweetners Packaging: Wrapping technology/materials Product focus: Extruded confectionery Show issue: Gulfood Manufacturing Supplier profiles
It’s been a busy week for the Confectionery Production team as we prepare to send our bumper Supplier Profile issue to press. In it, we have information from 24 suppliers in the industry – from ingredients to processing equipment manufacturers.
Yesterday, I visited Packaging Innovations at Olympia in London, to see what new developments the sector is working on for confectionery, bakery and snack products.
Constantia Flexibles has invested approximately €6 million in its packaging facility in Weiden, Gemany, to meet demand for laminates with high property barriers for products such as confectionery and snacks.
The PFF Packaging Group has invested £1.5 million in new injection moulding (IM) technology – a move it says will significantly strengthen its position in the sector and extend its food packaging offering.
Orchard Valley Foods and Candeco Confektyr have merged to create a €40 million producer of confections, ingredients and decorations for the food manufacturing, foodservice and retail home baking sectors, as well as international markets.
Flexible packaging sales for sugar and chocolate confectionery in Europe were broadly unchanged last year, a new report suggests.
Equipment: Bakery technology Ingredients: Gelling agents Packaging: Printing and branding Product focus: Artisan products Show issue: PPMA; Speciality & Fine Food Fair.
North American flexible packaging company Epac Holdings has announced plans to open its next plant in Boulder, Colorado in the second half of 2017.
Linx Printing Technologies has widened its range of inks with the introduction of a new formula that it says meets the challenges of coding onto oily surfaces.
Smurfit Kappa acquired Russian corrugated packaging company Soyuz in a move that will bolster the paper-based packaging company’s position in the market.
I’ll keep my blog short and sweet this week as we’re sending the September issue of Confectionery Production to press.
Robotics specialist Sewtec Automation has completed a management buyout, backed by private equity firm Endless, as it looks to expand into new markets.