Faced with increased demand for both beer and cider products in recent years, Asahi Premium Beverages (APB) of Melbourne, Australia, installed a new kegging line in its plant in Laverton, a Melbourne suburb.
See it at PACK EXPO Las Vegas Booth #C-2736! Multi-Fill Inc. will display in full operation a 4-position distribution system, along with volumetric filler and bulk feeder, for products such as pastas, rice, vegetables, surimi, etc.
See it at PACK EXPO Las Vegas Booth # N-801! Apps, Inc. will introduce its R1K compact electronic tablet counter, featuring a flexible design that can be used as a check counter, bulk product counter or for filling bottles or pouches.
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.
See it at PACK EXPO Las Vegas Booth #C-4400! The Versa-Fil time/pressure filler is especially well suited for filling heavy viscosity food products such as mayonnaise, peanut butter, and relish, as well as personal care products, etc.
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.
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.