Food & Confectionery

FachPack: Bosch presents all new Case Packer Elematic 2001

“The cat’s finally out of the bag.” With the press release in mid-July, Bosch announced its new development – the Elematic 2001 WA as innovative case packer. Bosch presents the Elematic 2001 at Fachpack 2019 to the public for the first time: the visitors will have the opportunity to experience the machine live and in a Virtual Reality World.

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“The best equipment in the world doesn’t do you any good if you can’t clean it”

If you are into ice cream manufacturing, it is worth talking to John Devine, Bosch Sales Manager for North America. He looks back on years of first-hand experience in plant and operations management in cultured dairy products, extruded and molded ice cream products, cheese production, whey processing and plant sanitation management. He is aware of the challenges that ice cream producers face. Here, he shares some insights for buyers of ice cream filling and packaging machines. …more


Big to Small – Elematic 3001 WAH Does it All

Imagine the shelves and product packages in US shops become smaller. Just unimaginable, because we know the “Big US” and not “Small US”. The worldwide food trends of today change to small formats and take away packages. Consequently, reflected this trend in US-shelves: whether cookies, chocolate or granola – all this is available in small or take away packages.

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Three reasons for using sustainable materials in secondary packaging

Sustainability refers to the balance between environmental, social and economic factors. These aspects also apply to the packaging industry in general, and packaging material in particular. Packaging made from paper and paperboard is considered a sustainable material: since it is made from renewable resources, it is easy to recycle.

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European Institute of Innovation and Technology announces a Knowledge and Innovation Community (KIC) on Food

The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) has announced the winner of a pan-European competition on the Food4Future call: EIT Food. EIT Food will build sustainable end-to-end food supply chains realized through transformative innovation and education initiatives, with a central role for the consumer. …more


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