Equipment

Wexxar Bel to showcase new case former at PACK EXPO

Wexxar Bel's new DELTA 1 Fully Automatic Case Former with MXM (Modular Expandable Magazine) system will be on display during PACK EXPO Las Vegas, Boot... continue reading »

Robotic strawberry harvester gets large investment

A total $7.5 million recently was invested in Advanced Farm Technologies (AFT), a developer of robotic farming equipment that includes the T-6 robotic... continue reading »

Thermo Fisher to display first-of-its-kind metal detector at PACK EXPO

PACK EXPO attendees can see a wide array of innovative inspection, detection and check-weighing technology in action at the Thermo Fisher Scientific b... continue reading »

Random picking demonstration coming to PACK EXPO

Pick six differently sized food items randomly oriented on a moving conveyor and place each of these items into the same pouch. Then do this again 1,1... continue reading »

SencorpWhite, WM Thermoforming Machines announce North American distribution agreement

Thermoforming machine maker SencorpWhite, based in Massachusetts, has announced a North American distribution agreement with Swiss company WM Thermofo... continue reading »

Omron to showcase robotic manipulator and vacuum grippers at PACK EXPO

The Omron Automation Americas booth (LS-5970) at PACK EXPO 2019 in Las Vegas will explore near-future manufacturing equipment as part of a wide-rang... continue reading »

Fresh produce packers have new solution available to extend shelf life

PerfoTec recently launched two products that aim to extend the shelf life of produce in a natural way. One of the two, PerfoTecO2Control, was nomin... continue reading »

TOMRA will sort french fries, green beans live at PACK EXPO

The TOMRA 5B will sort french fries and green beans live at the PACK EXPO 2019, Sept. 23-25 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. This machine is c... continue reading »

FAM potato cutting chips

New potato slicer further advances chipping capabilities

While the demands of retailers intensify, potato chip makers search for ways to stay ahead of their competition. FAM’s new Centris 400P is a high-ca... continue reading »

Stäubli to highlight robotic packaging, processing equipment at PACK EXPO

Stäubli will highlight a variety of packaging and processing solutions at PACK EXPO in Las Vegas, Sept. 23-25. From sensitive environment robots to h... continue reading »