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The latest news, personnel changes and introductions from beverage suppliers.

ARTICLES

New packaging, dispenser options help beverages stand out

Perlick offers stylish beer, wine dispenses to catch consumers' eyes
July 16, 2014

Aptar Food + Beverage, a part of the AptarGroup family of companies, released two new dispensing closures designed to meet the needs of the growing liquid concentrates market.


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Equipment keeps beverage-makers in control

OptiDry drying solution allows operator to aim air flow for ideal drying, Ross adds HMIs for controlled mixing
June 16, 2014

Nordson Corp. announced the global release of its new ProBlue Liberty, an integrated tankless melter and multi-hose fill system that allows packagers to reduce waste, char, downtime and energy consumption on their production lines, the company says.


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Cool Electronics with the Water You Have

June 1, 2014

Pfannenberg's new NEMA 4X stainless steel PWS 3000 series air/water heat exchangers meet the demanding requirements of wash-down environments.


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PMMI talks robotics, traceability and retail-ready innovation at interpack

Online platform helps attendees locate PMMI members exhibiting at tradeshow
May 28, 2014

Reston, Va.-based Packaging Machinery Manufacturer’s Institute (PMMI) used its presence at interpack to address the top trends and challenges impacting the North American manufacturing sector. Kicking off the week-long tradeshow May 8-14 in Düsseldorf, Germany, the Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies discussed topics including reduced dependence on foreign oil, “Made in the USA” products, robotics, innovations in traceability technologies and retail-ready packaging at its press conference.


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Preventative equipment prevents downtime

Piping components prevent freezing, corrosion
May 16, 2014

FT System, in partnership with the CNR researchers, Italy’s National Research Council, and the University of Padua, developed the L.Sensor.O2 quality-control instrument.


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Sazerac to install AS/RS systems in two distilleries

Sazerac becomes first U.S. spirits producer to use AS/RS technology
May 1, 2014

Sazerac Co., Metairie, La., is scheduled to install automated storage and retrieval systems (AS/RS) and Savanna.Net warehouse management system (WMS) software, provided by York, Pa.-based Westfalia Technologies Inc., in two of its Kentucky distilleries: Buffalo Trace Distillery in Frankfort and The Glenmore Distillery in Owensboro. The Sazerac Co. is the first U.S. spirits producer to use AS/RS technology, according to Westfalia.


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New packaging material incorporates flavor into functionality

Inks, on-premise beverage machines give drinks new look and fresh appeal
April 16, 2014

Vacuum Barrier Corp. added the EasyDose G2 Lite to its Nitrodose portfolio of liquid nitrogen injection systems.


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Supplier's News: April 2014

Pro Mach Inc. acquires Ets. André Zalkin & Cie
April 1, 2014

Pro Mach Inc., Cincinnati, completed its acquisition of global capping machinery manufacturer Ets. André Zalkin & Cie. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Zalkin’s management team and employees will continue to operate from their facilities in Montreuil L’Argillé and Rueil-Malmaison, France.


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Supplier's News: March 2014

Avure Technologies splits into 2 divisions; Crown Holdings releases sustainability report
March 27, 2014

Avure Technologies, Franklin, Tenn., separated into two distinct operating units: Avure Industrial Division and Avure HPP Equipment and Services Division. Both divisions will operate as separate strategic business units. This separation allows each to focus on customer service, new product development and application support specific to its specialty, the company says. Jeff Williams was named chief executive officer of the HPP Equipment and Services Division, and Jan Söderström will assume the position of chief executive officer of the Avure Industrial Division.


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New equipment offers additional beverage product protection

Beverage operations suppliers release new equipment, software
March 14, 2014

KHS developed the new, horizontally arranged Feedflow feed module for conveying very light preforms to its InnoPET Blomax stretch blow molder.


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EVENTS

Label Expo Americas

9/9/14
Chicago, IL
United States

Labelexpo Americas, launched in 1989, is the largest label converting event in the Americas.

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Drink Technology India & International PackTech India

9/25/14
Mumbai
India

Drink Technology India and International PackTech India are teaming up together again Sept. 25-27, 2014, in Mumbai.

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LabelExpo India

10/29/14
New Delhi
India

Labelexpo India was launched in 2002 and joined the Labelexpo Global Series in 2007.

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Pack Expo

11/2/14
McCormick Place
Chicago, IL
United States

With 1,750 companies exhibiting their innovations, Pack Expo 2013 in Las Vegas proved once again to be the industry-defining event of the year.

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Brau Beviale 2014

11/11/14
Nürnberg
Germany

BrauBeviale is an equipment show that covers the entire beverage production process chain: raw materials, technologies, logistics and marketing. The tradeshow has taken place in the Exhibition Centre Nuremberg since 1978.

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Emballage — International Packaging Exhibition

11/17/14
Paris
France

Emballage presents packaging innovations for the food, cosmetics, beauty and health industries.

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South China Label Show

12/3/14
Guangzhou
China

The 2014 South China Label Show will take place Dec. 3-5, 2014, at the Pazhou Exhibition Center in Guangzhou.

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Wine Riot - Chicago

Second Glass hosted Wine Riot in Chicago on May 2 and 3. Wine Riot offered attendees an all-access pass to hundreds of new wines as well as multiple educational sessions about different wine styles and varietals. (Photos by Jennifer Haderspeck)

6/25/14 2:00 pm EDT

Crafting growth: A look into the bourgeoning craft beer market

Learn how the beer segment is performing and where it is heading, what to consider before expanding your markets and innovations that are captivating consumer audiences.

Podcasts

Maintaining beverage dispensing equipment

Iuliana Nita, Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics global marketing manager of food and beverage, offers her insights about ensuring sanitary performance of beverage dispensing equipment in foodservice applications. She also will offer some tips about choosing the right kind of tubing to handle acidic beverages.

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