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Co-pack/Co-man Bets on Beverage Market Transformation
Wisconsin-based beverage co-packer Octopi positions itself to address a rapidly changing beverage market, as well as a shift from bottles to cans, with two canning lines, the newest of which will produce up to 1,200 cans/min in seven sizes.
Anne Marie Mohan
Jun 17th, 2021
Craft Brew—Can Filling
One story heard time and time again from craft brewers is that when aluminum cans all of a sudden became a must-have format, the canning equipment they first installed to meet the sudden demand quickly proved inadequate.
Apr 1st, 2021
Shrink Sleeve Solution for Craft Brewery's Cans Lets Artist-Inspired Labels Shine
With a progression of differently decorated labels printed in succession on a roll, this customized shrink sleeve canning operation produces a range of unique, artistic labels during each run of craft beer.
Mar 26th, 2021
Craft Brew—Filling, Cartoning Beer in Iceland
When Bruggsmiðjan Kaldi Brewery was launched in 2006 in the small town of Árskógssandur in the north of Iceland, glass bottles were of course the format.
Mar 23rd, 2021
Craft Brewer Grows into Two-In-One Palletizer, Stretch Wrapper
Automation often begets more automation. That was certainly the case with Pelican Brewing Co., whose fast filling operations soon necessitated end-of-line palletization.
Nov 18th, 2020
Cleaning and Sanitation
Filtec: Intellect Vision Inspection for Empty Cans
System reduces downtime and increases consumer safety.
Nov 13th, 2020
Filtec to Showcase Inspection Products at PACK EXPO Connects
See it at PACK EXPO Connects! Filtec will showcase its INTELLECT line of inspection products, including filler management inspection solutions, vision pressure inspection solutions for cans and bottles, and empty can inspection system.
Oct 21st, 2020
Texas Brewer Upgrades Bottling and Adds Cans
Installation of a canning line became a top priority as Altstadt Brewery opened new markets in Houston and Dallas. Also getting some serious upgrades was an existing bottling line.
Mar 31st, 2020
Craft Brewing—Quick Hits 2020
The steadily growing popularity of aluminum cans in the craft brewing segment has some brewers mothballing their glass bottling lines altogether.
Mar 19th, 2020