A new single-serve wine option is clamoring for its share of the market in an increasingly robust category. Sileni Nano, from New Zealand winery Sileni Estates, not only capitalizes on the trend of small-size wine packages, but also on the exploding popularity of New Zealand wine in the U.S.—especially its Sauvignon Blanc.
Extended-text labels have established a strong foothold in pharmaceutical applications because they provide ample space for the sometimes lengthy regulatory information that is common in the pharma space.
Ambriola Company, West Caldwell, NJ, a subsidiary of Auricchio S.p.A. of Cremona, Italy, is an importer of Italian specialty cheese brands, including Ambriola, Auricchio, Colombo, Locatelli, Gran Moravia, and Luppi Prosciutto di Parma.
Nordson EFD introduces the xQR41 Series MicroDot needle valve, featuring a 60% smaller form factor than standard valves, an exchangeable modular design for greater customization and process control, and a Quick Release (QR) clasp that allows easy removal of the fluid body to replace wetted parts in seconds.
Comau introduces a high-speed, 6-axis articulated robot featuring a payload of 3kg and a reach of just 630 mm; Racer3 addresses the growing market demand for fast, cost-effective robotic automation within small to medium-sized enterprises and emerging countries.
Chart offers liquid nitrogen dosing systems to aid in oxygen reduction; systems address the many environmental, chemical and physical factors which can affect the stability, and thus the shelf life, of supplements and their ingredients.
Federal Mfg., powered by Pro Mach, has launched a new series of level filling machines for shelf-stable beverages and viscous foods; these new machines feature quick changeover, wide flexibility in container sizes, and 3-A certification for hygienic design, construction, and operation.
Tetra Pak has launched a filling machine that uses electron beams, not hydrogen peroxide, to sterilize packaging material; the E3 delivers a range of benefits to customers, including the potential to run up to 40,000 portion packages/hr.
NJM Packaging introduces the Dara SFL syringe filling and plugging machine, a filler system for syringes or vials in a nest or tray; unit offers consistently accurate filling and plunger insertion, fast and simple changeovers, low maintenance, and the flexibility to easily add new package and tray formats.