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Few industries are experiencing change quite as fast as the packaging arena. Lighter-weight containers are being introduced to reduce costs and energy use, packaging is being redesigned to attract consumer attention and manufacturers are using fewer materials in an effort to address environmental concerns.
Maximizing packaging machine productivity and performance is imperative to success and is driving OEMs to adopt and invest in the latest technologies that can meet their customersâ™ challenges. At the forefront of these performance-driven technologies is an integrated control system—or programmable automation controller (PAC)—and latest-generation motion solutions.
More than 27,000 packaging and processing professionals attended Pack Expo 2013 in Las Vegas from September 23â“25. In addition to launching new products, creating brand awareness, achieving sustainability goals and generating new business contacts, Pack Expo was an opportunity to engage the next generation of workers in packaging, robotics and processing applications.
Pack Expo takes place November 6-9 at McCormick Place in Chicago. With 2,100 exhibitors, itâ™s the worldâ™s largest most comprehensive processing and packaging trade show in 2016.
Like Moses descending from Mount Sinai toting a couple of stone tablets, Kate Achelpohl, director of member communications at PMMI and herald of all things Pack Expo, came hither proclaiming the four commandments of the forthcoming show:
Ask any exhibitor at Pack Expo International and the co-located Healthcare Packaging Expo (Oct. 14-17 at McCormick Place, Chicago) why they're there, and you'll probably get the same response: end users.
Pneumatics Ensures Reliability in Packaging Application
With Pack Expo Las Vegas around the corner, we took a look at the state of the packaging industry today to see what you can expect at the show. The answer is more automation.
While safety functions have been integrated into drives packages for some years now, the current trends are very exciting, from many angles. Today, a full complement of safety functions can be implemented at the front-end of a system design on all types of production machines, including printing, packaging, converting, materials handling and other equipment used throughout American industry.
A wide variety of companies displayed mechanical power transmission and motion control technologies at Pack Expo, held in November in Chicago. The event, which is the largest packaging and processing trade show in North America, attracted more than 48,000 attendees, according to show owner and producer PMMI. The four-day event included 2,352 exhibiting companies, an increase of more than 19 percent from the previous show in 2012.
News Items About packaging
1 Beldens Corrosion-Resistant Universal Joints Suitable for Packaging Industry (May 30, 2007)
Belden introduces corrosion-resistant universal joints and drive shaft assemblies for the packaging and conveying industry. Accordin...
2 Igus Offers Solutions for Packaging Industry (July 2, 2014)
Igus is presenting a range of innovative new products specially developed to meet stringent demands of the packaging industry. Manufactur...
3 Stafford Components Meet Packaging Equipment Needs (August 16, 2018)
A full line of shaft collars, rigid couplings, mounts, and components that are suitable for building all types of packaging, bagging, and...
4 Chain Configurator Assists Packaging Applications (April 22, 2011)
PARTsolutions, LLC, a global provider of 3-D part catalogs for manufacturers and enterprises, and U.S. Tsubaki Inc., a manufacturer and s...
5 Gear Drive Suitable for Printing, Packaging and Textile Machinery (April 20, 2011)
A new series of hollow-shaft right angle helical gear drives from Sterling Instrument, an ISO 9001:2000+AS9100B registered manufacturer, ...
6 B&R Safety Standard Utilized in Packaging Industry (August 15, 2011)
On the one hand, large international companies such as Nestlé rely on a flexible choice of machines from various manufacturers. On...
7 Gerhard Schubert and Bosch Rexroth Sign Agreement for Packaging Machines (February 7, 2012)
Gerhard Schubert GmbH and Bosch Rexroth AG signed a framework agreement for the next three years. With the agreement, the two companies h...
8 PMMI Reports on Counterfeit Products in Packaging and Processing Industries (December 9, 2016)
Globalization is creating an increasingly complex, continuously growing supply chain. With more suppliers and more products coming from d...
9 Emerson Continues Sponsoring Amazing Packaging Race (September 17, 2018)
Emerson returns to sponsor the Amazing Packaging Race at Pack Expo International and co-located Healthcare Packaging Expo 2018 (Oct. 14&n...
10 Bosch Packaging Technology Awards Eriez-India with a 2017 Best Supplier Award (June 20, 2017)
Bosch Packaging Technology awarded Eriez-India with a prestigious 2017 Best Supplier Award. According to Bosch, Eriez-India was selected ...