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20 years of Brückner's Technology Center

Exactly 20 years ago Brückner's Technology Center, on the company premises in Siegsdorf, was opened. Various practical research facilities as well as pilot line and laboratory line are located on 2,900m2.

KHS Corpoplast introduces the latest innovation in PET packaging at in-house exhibition

Around 150 participants gathered information about new and further developments in PET packaging systems at KHS Corpoplast's innovation event this year in Hamburg. The latest in bottling systems for PET containers were met with great interest among industry experts and representatives of the beverage industry alike.

First day at BrauBeviale 2018 - KHS news at a glance

At BrauBeviale 2018 KHS presents the InnoPET Blomax Series V, sets new standards in beer filling with DPG and DRS, expands Bottles & Shapes consulting program and resolves juice production challenge with glass-coated PET bottles.


Visitor Registration for upakovka 2019 starts now

Starting immediately, visitors can register for upkovka 2019 free of cost. The most important Russian trade fair of the packaging industry and the related processing industry takes place at the AO Expocentre Krasnaja Presnja exhibition centre in Moscow from 29 January to 1 February, 2019.

Beck Automation AG presents new Basic IML Variant

The Basic IML series from Beck Automation AG, Oberengstringen, Switzerland, is now also available for two cavities. The new variant is suitable for 1 to 5 litre buckets. The machine can of course also be operated with only one cavity.

150 years of KHS: from equipment trader to global turnkey supplier

150 years ago to the day, on October 1, 1868, Carl Kappert and Louis Holstein founded the Holstein & Kappert equipment trading company in Dortmund, Germany, thus laying the foundations for KHS.

New Sigpack HML horizontal flow wrapping machine from Bosch

The new horizontal flow wrapping machine Sigpack HML from Bosch Packaging Technology, allows various medical technology products including pens and inhalers and more to be reliably hermetically packaged.

Sidel’s Blended Learning platform enhances skills

Sidel introduces its new e-learning portal, designed to train the company’s employees and the staff from customers’ side via a highly customised approach.

Magnesium spring

2017 was the most successful year in the history of the Polish mineral water bottler Muszynianka: with 165 million fills and a turnover of around 50 million euros, the company is meanwhile Poland’s fourth-largest mineral water firm.

Logopak will present a special kind of primary labeling solution at FachPack

Efficient point of sale labeling, high cycle performance with millimeter-accurate application on a wide range of product packaging - this is Logopak. These special requirements are needed especially in the food industry.

British packaging manufacturer won over by barrier technology from Reifenhäuser CSC

The Reifenhäuser Cast Sheet Coating (CSC) business unit boasts outstanding process technology for plastics processing, which packaging manufacturers use to produce films with a reliable barrier effect - now Packaging manufacturer RPC Bebo Plastik also relies on Reifenhäuser CSC's.

Kiefel regroups its packaging activities

Following several acquisitions and steep organic growth in recent years, Kiefel GmbH, the Germany-based specialist for plastic film material processing machines, is announcing organizational changes in its packaging activities.

Maier Packaging lays the cornerstone for future success

With a ground-breaking ceremony on 25 July 2018, Maier Packaging GmbH laid the cornerstone for future success in the Optima Packaging Group. With the 3,000 sqm new construction, the company creates more space for further development and a modern work environment for the employees in the Bergen Community.

Kroenert's LabCo can be tested in India now

Kroenert, a leader in the manufacture of customized coating and laminating systems, delivered a multifunctional coating system for research- and test purposes to the Michelman Innovation Centre for Coatings (MICC) in Mumbai, India - a dedicated space for rapid prototyping of new innovative packaging structures.

W&H founds a new daughter company in Poland

Germany-based Windmöller & Hölscher, a family-owned supplier of machinery for film extrusion, printing and converting plastics, founded its own daughter company in Poland in June 2018.