IFPA submits comments on pending EU packaging regulations

In response to proposed new European Union-wide packaging rules, the International Fresh Produce Association has submitted public comments to the Euro... continue reading »

AgroFresh enters distribution agreement with sensor tech company

Postharvest solution provider AgroFresh Solutions Inc. has entered into an exclusive global distribution agreement with sensor technology company Stre... continue reading »

Key Technology sorter and conveyor among equipment in spotlight in Germany

Key Technology’s newest innovations, including its VERYX optical sorter and Zephyr horizontal-motion conveyor, will be on display in Dusseldrof, Ger... continue reading »

Lantech introduces new automatic ring stretch wrapper

Louisville-based packaging machinery company Lantech has introduced new automatic stretch wrappers and carton packaging systems, including its new RL ... continue reading »

Robotic process automation focus of session at packaging expo

An executive from IT consulting firm ZAG Technical Services will lead a session at the Food Northwest Process & Packaging Expo this week detailing... continue reading »

AI chip to enhance industrial camera operations

Qtechnology, a global developer of customized industrial cameras and machine vision systems, has made enhancements to its modular camera platform used... continue reading »

New vacuum pumps from Leybold aim to save energy, increase production

New wash-down vacuum pumps from Leybold aim to increase production, improve safety and extend shelf life in food packaging. The DV 650 and DV 800 F... continue reading »

JLS acquires packaging company, adds palletizing to its services

Robotic packaging systems producer JLS has acquired packaging company K2 Kinetics, a long-time partner near its Pennsylvania headquarters. K2’s ... continue reading »

Melodea introduces sustainable packaging solution, opens pilot plant

Melodea Ltd., an Israeli startup and global supplier of sustainable plant-based barrier coating products, has launched a new sustainable packaging sol... continue reading »

Bowery Farming adds new sales executive as portfolio expands

Bowery Farming, a New York-based vertical farming and digital agriculture company, has named a new sales executive as its retail portfolio grows. M... continue reading »