The International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) released a statement in January citing the following data from their Harris Poll: 72% of Americans say that bottled water is among their most preferred non-alcoholic beverage.
Pack Expo 2019 is certain to bring about the best of the best in the industry. We want to help you maximize your time there, so we've put together some handy tips to help you make the most out of the show.
In our guide you will find:
Topics: Trade Shows
You've done your market research, created a product that your customers love, and developed and implement world-class production with top-notch quality and now there is only one thing left to do; pack the boxes and ship the product. What are my options for case erecting, packing, and sealing? Should we just manually build and load the boxes, or should we completely automate?
Topics: Case Packing
Modular construction puts Lantech at the forefront of its sector
Lantech is growing, year on year. At its new location in Malden the packaging machine manufacturer is ready for the future. And, right here inside its new premises, it is evident where standardised production will take it. Efficient and modular construction: Lantech has long been aware of the value of this.
Lantech recently began developing, assembling and marketing its modern packaging machines from new premises on Sluisweg in Malden. “Having been based in Cuijk for 25 years, this forward-looking step allows us room for growth and ambition,” says Bob Lemmen from Lantech to explain the relocation.
The trend of using sustainable packaging is gaining momentum, and it will see a consistent rise in the future as well. More and more companies are using packaging materials that are eco-friendly throughout their entire life cycle, including in their functionality, marketing, and after their use has been fulfilled. Sustainable packaging also helps in reducing the costs involved with packaging design.
A major cause of product damage is loads tipping over during transportation. Once a truck pulls out of your loading dock, what happens to your products is out of your control. Here are two things you can do to keep loads from tipping over.
Demand for corrugated cases is forecast to grow at a 4 percent annual rate through at least 2020. In the face of this rising demand, shippers are confronting the ever present specters of cost reduction and sustainability by switching to thinner corrugated and/or corrugated made with increasing amounts of recycled content.
These trends put more pressure than ever before on corrugated cases to be assembled correctly so they deliver their designed performance.
Topics: Case Equipment
A case sealer and a case erector may sound similar, but they are two completely different machines. Granted, they both work with boxes, but that is where the similarity ends.
Topics: Case Equipment
Forty-five years ago, Lantech Founder and Chairman Pat Lancaster invented industrial stretch wrapping. Today, Lantech develops innovative products that help manufacturers maintain load security, throughput, and operator safety. That spirit of innovation will be on display Sept. 25-27 at Pack Expo in Las Vegas, where Lantech will introduce the latest addition to its C-series case erector line and two dynamic new stretch wrap machines.
Topics: Pack Expo