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Brillopak outlines opportunities with robotics

Brillopak outlines opportunities with robotics

David Jahn, director at packaging automation specialist Brillopak, examines how robotics can help food manufacturers and packhouses to seize the opportunities presented by disruptive packaging trends. Environmental concerns have been a consideration in packaging development for some years, but events in recent months have brought about a paradigm shift on packaging sustainability. Blue Planet II’s […]

By April 13, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Brillopak and Omron highlight smarter factories

Brillopak and Omron highlight smarter factories

In food produce environments and packhouses, the benefits of automation when it comes to workforce health and safety are uncontended. From eliminating arduous and repetitive tasks to working uninterrupted within inhospitable chilled settings, robots are most certainly the future. Case loading specialist Brillopak and industrial automation pioneer Omron explore how smart robots, hardware and software […]

By March 26, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Brillopak robot solution yields 15 month ROI for McVities

Brillopak robot solution yields 15 month ROI for McVities

Highly commended at the 2017 PPMA Group Industry Awards for robotic innovation, an automated turnkey installation from end-of-line automation specialist Brillopak has provided McVities with a flexible, small footprint, multi-line palletising solution that has paid for itself within 15 months through reduced labour costs. The seven Brillopak C2 KT400 robotic palletisers, located on a mezzanine […]

By December 3, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Automation can soften the impact of a hard Brexit

Automation can soften the impact of a hard Brexit

Brillopak director David Jahn has highlighted the potential crisis farmers, produce and soft fruit packers and meat packhouses face with a hard Brexit and how automated case loading can help to counteract the loss of EU seasonal labour and curb rising costs. Between May to September each year, more than 28,000 EU workers come to […]

By October 20, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Brillopak punnet loading line features Omron delta robot

Brillopak punnet loading line features Omron delta robot

Brillopak has chosen PPMA 2017 as the setting for the UK premiere of its new fresh produce punnet loading line, Meteor. It is the first food packing end-of-line system in the UK to integrate Omron’s new four-arm Delta robot, Quattro – said to be the fastest and most dexterous robot in the world. OEM Brillopak […]

By August 3, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
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