Among the drivers cited are consumers’ increasing awareness of health, a growing distribution channel, and easy access to products through retail websites.
BASF’s concept car MySetta was handed over today to its new owner. The historic BMW microcar was purchased for €26,099 in an eBay auction.
Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials, today announces that the company is expanding production capacity for Akulon ® XS at its facility in Emmen, the Netherlands. The capacity increase is scheduled for completion in the first quarter of 2016. It will meet the strong-growing demand for Akulon XS, a new polyamide developed specifically for blown films used in flexible food packaging
RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents, the global distributor for engineers, has appointed Mikael Malm as Chief Supply Chain Officer. Source: Connecting Industry news. Process & Control More…
Systems Logistics, manufacturer of Modula Vertical Lift storage and retrieval systems, has opened a new state-of-the-art factory in Lewistown, Maine, to build on its success in the US market.
With the olive industry facing the challenges of manufacturing safe products for both consumers and kitchen workers, leading supplier Agro Sevilla has developed a 2-L multilayer plastic jar for the foodservice sector. Source: Packaging World – Packaging news, trends & innovations More..
The company acquired Lane Packaging Reading in May 2014 and has been reviewing how it can “most effectively service customers in the west London and Thames Valley areas”. It is understood that there will be redundancies at the Hayes site, although Macfarlane did not say how many
BSI, the business standards company, has published ‘ Safety of machinery – Functional safety of safety-related electrical, Electronic and programmable electronic control system’ . Source: Connecting Industry news. Factory Equipment More..
Specialist loading bay equipment and industrial door manufacturer Stertil Dock & Door Products has installed a series of 11 hydraulic dock levellers for a worldwide logistics company. As a top ..
ESIM Chemicals’ optimisation of the Funda filter used in its fumaric acid process included the redesign of the screening of the disc filters by filter mesh producer GKD. The new disc filters have now been in continuous operation for 30 months, a significant improvement in reliability. Source: Filtration + Separation – Latest News More..
Communication standardisation for lift truck control can seem like wishful thinking, but savvy engineers can achieve one common control language for all on board devices from a wide range of devices …
Power management company Eaton has published a white paper, Motor protection for the IE3 revolution , that discusses the impact of the Energy-related Products (ErP) directive on switchgear and protection systems for electric motors. Source: Connecting Industry news. Automation More…
The consumer electronics industry is feeling a little spooked by a drop of 4.36% in year-over-year demand – from October 2014-October 2015, according to Argus Insights – for a wearable market. Where has it gone wrong? Source: EBN: More..
“Prepare your panels now and be ready for next summer”. That’s the message from leading international panel manufacturer and climate solutions specialists, Rittal. By getting expert advice, and ..
Fluke introduces a higher resolution, high-end model to it TiS Performance Series of infrared cameras
Fluke has introduced a high-end, higher resolution model to its latest TiS Performance Series of infrared cameras. The new TiS75 offers manual focusing, capturing professional quality images on its … Source: Connecting Industry news