Articles & News on Packaging

Barry-Wehmiller Packaging Systems announces opening of Russian office

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The packaging equipment platform has brought together eight Russian packaging industry veterans, each with almost two decades of experience.

McKinsey Study: Packaging industry generating about $900 billion in annual revenues

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McKinsey found that after more than a decade lagging the industrial sector, packaging solutions improved operational performance with a 2 percent EBITDA margin expansion. Companies used capital more efficiently and realized higher revenue growth, which contributed to a 2.2 percent compound annual growth rate from 2013 through 2017.

Helios Gear Products announces 2019 Regional Gear School

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This school will be held September 25, 2019 in Charlotte, North Carolina. This September 25th seminar will be a one-day introduction to parallel axis gear manufacturing

R+E Automation Technology announces transition to OPTIMA automation

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The name emphasizes the company's affiliation with the family group from Schwaebisch Hall and is part of a successful integration process taking place over several years.

Tompkins International announces three additions to executive leadership team

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Tompkins announces Jim Herman as Chief Commercial Officer, Gene Tyndall as Chief Strategy Officer and Jeffrey Godwin as Chief Technology Officer

Improved Productivity Drives Fork Truck Free Initiatives

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The ergonomic design of tow tractors is beneficial to workers. With the help of tow trucks, people can move heavy carts without strain. Workers no longer experience the same fatigue they get from using forklifts.

Paxiom Group announces creation of Las Vegas-based Paxiom Automation

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While its first facility serves as its showroom, the Xperience Center, Paxiom Automation will be dedicated to systems integration, project management and customer service for its manufacturing brands WeighPack Systems, EndFlex, CombiScale and ValTara.

FLEXSPACE announces Brendan Jones as Director of Operations

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In this role, Mr. Jones will be responsible for leading the company’s operational strategy, project management, supplier management- both domestic and international, and management of internal teams to ensure consistent client delivery.

The Instagram Effect: How social media is changing the food and beverage plant

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By Darcy Simonis, ABB Anyone who uses social media will know how prevalent pictures of food are. This article looks at how the impact of social media is changing the priorities of food and beverage managers.

Rhenus Group announces acquisition of Rodair

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The core business activities at Rodair involve international freight forwarding, project logistics, courier, warehousing and distribution, 3PL services, and e-commerce solutions.