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Rotech: Top 10 reasons for coding offline

Rotech: Top 10 reasons for coding offline

By Richard Pether,

Richard Pether, director, Rotech, gives FoodProductionDaily his top 10 reasons for coding offline for highly automated manufacturing and packing operations.

Special K sales slump: 'Obviously there’s a concern… They need to do something to keep people interesting in the brand, says Mintel innovation head

Special K US annual sales slump 9.7%

By Kacey Culliney

US total sales for Special K dropped $56m for the year; a slump that could be rescued with lifestyle-focused NPD, says the head of innovation at Mintel.

Candy and snack packaging highlights from Sweets and Snacks

2014 Sweets and Snacks Expo

Leaders of the pack at 2014 Sweets and Snacks Expo

By Jenni Spinner

The 2014 Sweets and Snacks Expo showcased thousands of product launches, and old favorites, in standout packaging. Here are a number of bags, pouches, and other containers that captured attention.

Zip-Pak's Zip360 bag sealing concept

Zip-Pak upgrades bag resealing potential

By Rod Addy

Zip-Pak has upgraded its bag resealing offering with the launch of Vector, a new concept designed to offer greater protection for food and homecare products against picking up moisture and getting stale.

Ilapak packs the bread

Ilapak packs the bread

Ilapak is introducing some of its latest innovations in electronic
packaging technology at IBA 2003, demonstrating new methods for
bakeries to boost production line efficiency. Offerings will range
from low-cost electronic flow-wrappers...

Tub spread for kids

Tub spread for kids

Custom-designed thermoformed tubs from RPC Bebo Plastik have been
used to launch a new range of children's spreads from leading
German dairy manufacturer Frischli Milchwerke.

Tear tape message

Tear tape message

Tear tape company P P Payne is supplying its customised Supastrip
Impact printed tape to leading Swiss confectioner Halter Bonbons to
reinforce product differentiation for its Halter Bonbons range.


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