AccelFoods – New Accelerator Platform Will Provide Operational Support and Capital to Early-Stage Packaged Food and Beverage Businesses – Launches Nationwide

AccelFoods, a New York based accelerator for early-stage packaged food and beverage brands, announced today the launch of its website (www.accelfoods.com). AccelFoods is a platform comprised of dedicated corporate sponsors, mentors, investors and operating executives, all with extensive experience in the packaged food and beverage space. With the launch of the website, AccelFoods is opening applications to entrepreneurs interested in being one of four companies selected to participate in its first program (http://accelfoods.com/join-accelfoods/). AccelFoods will invest in each selected company, provide hands-on support and leverage the services of corporate sponsors, including leading distributors, retailers, logistics providers and packaging companies.

Developed by Jordan Gaspar and Lauren Jupiter, AccelFoods was conceived to further their shared passion for working with unique food and beverage businesses to help them scale more effectively and meet consumers’ ever-evolving needs. AccelFoods is a sponsor-driven platform that provides entrepreneurs the resources needed to propel their brand. A dedicated team, investors and mentors have come together with the sponsors in the shared belief that entrepreneurs need more than capital to scale, they need engaged support to “grow big.”

“AccelFoods will work with four companies at a time and offer the support of a six-month educational program. The team intends to run four programs over the course of the two-year platform starting in January 2014. The AccelFoods community will offer a holistic approach to help businesses position themselves to scale more effectively,” said Jupiter. AccelFoods intends to work with companies generating revenues of $100,000-$500,000. Upon entering the accelerator platform, each company will receive an initial investment with the opportunity to receive additional funding at the completion of the six-month program. The program will provide support in the areas of sales, marketing, finance, legal, investor relations and operations from a team with former professional experience from organizations such as Campbell’s, General Mills, Glaceau, Golden Seeds, Morrison Cohen LLP, and UBS. While based in New York, AccelFoods intends to work with applicants nationwide and will not require relocation to participate in the program.

Key sponsors of the platform include United Natural Foods, Inc., JetBlue Airways, Unisource Logistic Solutions, a division of Unisource Worldwide, Inc., Bev Force/Food Force, Berry Plastics Corporation, FreshDirect, Square 1 Bank, Marks Paneth LLP and Morrison Cohen LLP, alongside a partnership with Ignite Sales Management and Consulting, who will provide key distribution and sales guidance for entrepreneurs in the program.

About AccelFoods
AccelFoods is an accelerator program for early-stage food companies loosely based on successful models in the technology sector. AccelFoods offers hands-on operational and financial support, a deep bench of mentors, strategic partnerships and capital in an effort to instill best practices in the businesses that it works with so that they can scale more effectively. For a full list of AccelFoods’ mentors and strategic partners, visit the web site at http://accelfoods.com.

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PureCircle announces ambitious 2020 sustainability goals






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Posted by Jack Mans, Plant Operations Editor — Packaging Digest, 6/12/2013 9:23:32 AM





PureCircle, a leading producer and marketer of high puC - daily - PureCircle_logo.jpegrity stevia products, announced today that it has expanded its Sustainability program and set an ambitious 2020 goal to reduce carbon, water, waste and energy use across its supply chain from farm to sweetener.

These goals mark a significant commitment to making a positive impact on the food and beverage industry’s environmental footprint and helping to tackle the global obesity challenge. PureCircle’s efforts will enable a cumulative reduction of the food & beverage industries’:

       • Carbon emissions by one million metric tons by 2020
       • Water consumption by two trillion liters by 2020
       • Calories in global diets by 13 trillion by 2020

 

When setting these ambitious commitments, PureCircle drew from the industry leading work it has undertaken to measure its carbon and water footprint. PureCircle was the first in the stevia industry to measure and publish results of the carbon and water footprint from farm to sweetener.

 

In Fiscal 2012, it completed its second carbon footprint, which together with the 2011 study formed the basis for the 2020 goals. These goals show that PureCircle stevia has a significantly lower environmental footprint than other natural mainstream sweeteners (high fructose corn syrup (HFCS), beet and cane sugar) based on publically available benchmarks.

 

Building on the progress the company has already made to reduce its carbon emissions and water use, the 2020 goals layout PureCircle’s commitments to have zero untreated waste to landfill and support 100,000 farmers by 2020. PureCircle‘s own vertically integrated supply chain, allows for innovation and traceability from farm to final stevia ingredient.

 

Ajay Chandran, Global Marketing and Sustainability Director said: “It is PureCircle’s vision to lead the global expansion of stevia as the next mass volume natural sweetener that is grown, processed and delivered in a way that respects people and the planet. Our 2020 goals, published today, demonstrate this vision in action. Our customers and consumers can be assured of our long-term commitment to further embedding sustainability principles and practices across our integrated supply chain, which will result in improved products with a reduced impact.

 

“As the world’s largest stevia producer and supplier, we recognize the unique role we can play in helping the food and beverage industry to reduce its impact on the environment and tackle the global obesity challenge, with our goals articulating the significant role we can play in this respect.”

The 2020 goals serve as an important next step in PureCircle’s sustainability journey, following the company’s publication of its Sustainability Commitment in 2011 and first Carbon and Water Footprint in 2012.

 

To learn more about PureCircle’s 2020 Sustainability Goals, visit: http://purecircle.com/company/corporate-social-responsibility/our-2020-sustainability-goals







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Global market for advanced packaging is growing






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Posted by Jack Mans, Plant Operations Editor — Packaging Digest, 5/28/2013 3:46:34 PM





The global market for advanced packaging solutions that includes active, controlled, intelligent packaging, and advanced packaging components was at $31.4 billion in 2011, according to a report from BCC Research entitled Active, Controlled, and Intelligent Packaging for Foods and Beverages — Focus on Active Packaging.

The market growth looks promising and the overall market value for 2017 is projected to be nearly $44.3 billion after increasing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.8%. The market was dominated by controlled packaging, which had sales of nearly $12.4 billion in 2011. The expected CAGR for controlled packaging is 6% from 2012 through 2017, resulting in a projected market value of $17.6 billion in 2017. Active packaging was next in market sharB - Global- rrr.JPGe in 2011 with nearly $8.8 billion in sales; the anticipated CAGR for this segment of advanced packaging is 5.2%, leading to a market value of $11.9 billion in 2017. Advanced packaging components accounted for $6.5 billion of sales in 2011, and the market value for 2017 for this segment is expected to be at around $9.4 billion after rising at a 6.3% CAGR.

The intelligent packaging sales were nearly $3.8 billion in 2011 and could approach $5.3 billion in 2017 with a CAGR 5.6%. 

Consumer packaging is a vital component of contemporary living today, with food and beverage packaging making up the largest segment. Key megatrends, such as upgraded standard of living and demand for safety, convenience, health, well-being, and sustainability are creating long-term shifts affecting consumers’ lives, eating habits, and purchasing behaviors across many different markets, regions and demographics. These shifts, which started a decade or so ago, have forced a constant change of behavior in their manifestation. Globalization has had a tremendous effect as well on the regional markets; however, trends are to some extent also influenced by regional cultures, depending on the progress of the market in question. 

Companies engaged in manufacturing and selling food and beverage packaging must adhere as necessary to whatever regulations are in place or devised. Consumer acceptance is another key factor that manufacturers, retailers, and others involved in the industry should consider. For example, a sudden change in the regular packaging of a product such as meat or poultry might influence consumers’ purchasing of the product. Thus, the company that suddenly introduces a different packaging medium would have to provide detailed and relevant information to foster consumer acceptance of the new packaging. 

The increasing consumer demand for fresh and unaltered food has driven the integration of active packaging in the food and beverages industry. Active packaging uses a variety of techniques. Regional markets for active packaging of food and beverages have grown due to consumer preference for minimally processed foods that employ minimal or no preservatives. The convergence of global factors such as eating habits, health awareness, stress factors due to an overnight work culture, stricter regulations on food safety, and others have added to the transformation of food packaging. These factors have driven the growth of active packaging techniques in all regions.

Controlled packaging of food and beverages in the regional markets grew well during the examined period of 2010 to 2012. There is an expectation of sustained growth for controlled packaging in all regions, since the packaging techniques are focused primarily on retaining the freshness of everyday consumable products such as fresh produce (fruits and vegetables), dairy products, and other preprocessed foods for a particular segment of people.
The intelligent packaging market across all regions – North America, Europe, and emerging markets – increased substantially from 2010 to 2012 and is expected to sustain this growth for the next four to five years. A number of portentous activities, such as collaborative efforts and new product development in the Asia-Pacific region as well as in the European and North American markets, were witnessed.

Global Markets for Active, Controlled and Intelligent Packaging for Foods and Beverages (FOD038C) covers the market for active, controlled, and intelligent packaging, including advanced packaging components. BCC’s analysis includes an evaluation of the market and market breakdowns (including by region and by application) for each advanced packaging type; a breakdown of the market into subcategories as the available data allows; market forecasting; and examination of regulatory aspects, innovations, challenges, patent details, market leaders, and market share of individual packaging types. In addition, the study discusses scientific advances, consumer behaviors, and market vibrancy. 

Market data is presented to show global market trends and growth. Data are statistically validated for present and future predictions. 

Source and publisher: BCC Research LLC, 49 Walnut Park, Building 2, Wellesley, MA 02481, Telephone: 866-285-7215; Email: editor@bccresearch.com.

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CDF Corporation Improves the IBC Form-fit Liner

CDF Corporation, a leading manufacturer of drum, pail, intermediate bulk container and bag-in-box liners and flexible packaging, has created a customer benefit by modifying the IBC form-fit liner to include holes in the perforated flaps.

The CDF engineering team strategically added holes to the perforated flaps of the IBC form-fit liner to help hold the liner in place during filling; by keeping the liner squared, these flaps make fills easier. Once the IBC form-fit liner is filled, the flaps can be detached and used with a winder for dispensing. CDF was the first flexible packaging manufacturer to add holes to the perforated flaps to a number of customized applications. This feature is now part of all of CDF’s stock IBC form-fit liners.

Form-fit IBC liners provide high performance in critical applications, such as top-fill applications using a bridge or automated filler; containers with no access doors for placing a liner at the bottom; high speed fills and viscous products that would get caught in the folds of pillow-shaped liners.

Typical form-fit liner markets include chemicals (adhesives, automotive lubricants, automotive oils, chemicals, coatings, concrete drilling additives, detergents, inks, paints, polymer emulsions); cosmetics (conditioner, cream, lipstick, liquid makeup, lotion, mascara, shampoo); food and beverage (concentrated fruit, edible oils, fish oil, fructose, jams, liquid egg, malts, molasses, pastes, sweeteners, syrups, vinegar, juice, wine); and pharmaceutical.

About CDF Corporation
CDF Corporation is a privately held international company that specializes in the manufacture and sale of high quality pail, drum, intermediate bulk container and bag-in-box liners and flexible packaging. CDF manufactures products ranging in sizes from 2-oz. to 330 gallons in its Plymouth, Massachusetts ISO certified facility. Our unique products satisfy a variety of markets and applications including the food and beverage, chemical and cosmetic industries.

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Who is willing to fork out more for fresh and sustainable packaging?






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Fresh foods (Microsoft)When it comes to food and beverage packaging, consumers are most likely to pay more for value-added features that relate to freshness and sustainability. This is the latest finding from a global study conducted by Ipsos InnoQuest.

 

Consumers from around the world were given a list of potential packaging features and asked which ones they would be willing to pay more for. On a global basis, consumers were most likely to say they would pay more for “Packaging that keeps food fresh longer” (55 percent) and “Packaging that is environmentally-friendly” (55 percent).

 

Following freshness and environmental benefits, consumers said they were likely to pay more for packaging that is re-usable (42 percent) and easier to use (39 percent). Interestingly, more sophisticated packaging features were less likely to motivate consumers to spend more: packaging that prevents mess or spills, keeps food and beverages at the right temperature, and makes it easier to eat and drink on-the-go ranked lowest (34 percent, 33 percent and 31 percent, respectively).

 

“Packaging plays a key role in consumer packaged goods innovation, whether marketers are introducing new products or trying to invigorate existing brands” ,” says Lauren Demar, global CEO, Ipsos InnoQuest. “As a key driver in the consumer’s decision to buy, packaging features can often be leveraged to charge a premium. Our latest findings indicate that consumers place the most value on packaging that preserves freshness and offers environmental benefits. For marketers, there may be an opportunity to win over consumers and increase revenues through innovative package designs that deliver sustainability of freshness as well as sustainability of the planet.”

 

The survey also revealed that certain countries were more likely to say they would pay more for fresh and sustainable packaging:

 

South Africa, Malaysia and India were most likely to say they would pay more for packaging that keeps food fresh longer.

Mexico, South Africa and Indonesia were most likely to say they would pay more for environmentally-friendly packing.

 

Complimentary access to the data in this report for each of the 26 countries is available upon request from Ipsos InnoQuest.

 

These are the findings from a study conducted by Ipsos InnoQuest via Ipsos Global @dvisor, an online survey of citizens around the world. A total of 19,883 adults from 26 countries were polled between Aug. 7 and 21, 2012. The countries included Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, Great Britain, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Poland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Turkey and the United States of America.

 

Source: Ipsos InnoQuest

 

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Reducing Waste In The Food Packaging Industry

Reducing Waste In The Food Packaging Industry

As people all around Australia – and the world – work to reduce the amount of waste that they produce, it is interesting to learn that the food packaging industry is playing its own part in such efforts. Indeed, with Australia among the top waste producing countries in the world, it is quite telling that the packaging industry works so hard in such efforts.

Waste In Australia –

In order to get a handle on the contributions that are made by the food packaging industry when it comes to waste in Australia, it helps to have a basic understanding of the numbers. Approximately 2.2 million tonnes of food waste is produced in this country each year. Were it not for food packaging suppliers, it would be considerably more. Each family in Australia generates about 400 kilograms of waste per year. These numbers definitely put Australia’s role in waste production into perspective.

Why Reducing Waste Is Important –

Most people realise that reducing waste is an important way to help save the planet. Australia’s greenhouse emissions could be reduced by up to three percent through the reduction of the organic waste found in food. Additionally, reducing the waste could help reduce the size of landfills around the country. Unquestionably, waste reduction is extremely important – and the Australian food and beverage packaging industries are doing as much as they can to help.

What Is Saved Through Recycling?

Recycling is a core part of the food packaging industry’s philosophy. Considering all of the good that is accomplished by every household that recycles, it’s plain to see why this industry places such an emphasis on it. For every household that actively recycles, enough energy is saved to run a 40-watt light globe for about 72 hours. Over 90 litres of water are saved per week through such efforts, and about 3.6 kilograms of solid waste are saved per week as well. Every little bit definitely helps, which is why food packaging suppliers make sure to do their own part.

How Packaging’s Been Reduced –

As more and more emphasis is placed on waste reduction, the Australian food and beverage packaging industry have adapted numerous changes in order to help. For instance, the soft drink industry – which once required about 453 grams of packaging to distribute and manufacturing a single litre of soft drink – has cut back considerably. Today, that industry only requires about 150 grams per litre of soft drink; that marks a 67% reduction, which isn’t an inconsiderable sum. The waste reduction in Australia should accelerate significantly as more changes take place within the industry.

The food packaging industry has played a very important role in helping Australia become greener and more eco-friendly. Along with all of the help of individual households, packaging suppliers such as Dabron Packaging have amped up their efforts to produce less waste. Going forward, the industry will undoubtedly continue to improve its efforts.

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How To Give Your Refrigerator A Good Once A Month Cleaning

How To Give Your Refrigerator A Good Once A Month Cleaning

I must admit, cleaning out my refrigerator and giving it a good cleaning once a month is one of my least favorite household chores. However, if you get organized and get into a routine when doing it, it should become easier.

Cleaning Supplies Needed:

2 Buckets
Hot Water
Mild Hand washing Dish Soap
Clean Sponge
1 box of baking soda

The first thing you need to do is fill up your kitchen sink with warm soapy water and clean off your kitchen countertops. Remove all food and beverage items from your refrigerator and place on your countertop. Turn your appliance off . Remove racks, trays and drawers, place them into the sink to soak.

Fill up your clean bucket with semi-hot water and hand dishwashing soap. Using a clean sponge, wipe down the inside of your refrigerator, being careful to not slop water all over the place. If needed, use a plastic scouring pad to remove any stuck on food debris. Using a clean wet sponge or damp cloth, go over the inside of your refrigerator with plain water, just to rinse any remaining soap. Once you are done scrubbing the inside, take a clean cotton towel and dry it out.

Your next stop is to scrub down your racks, trays and drawers that have been soaking in the sink. Use a plastic scouring pad if needed to remove stubborn food debris. Rinse with clean water and set aside to air dry.

Fill up your bucket again with hot soapy water and scrub down the outside of your refrigerator…don’t forget to get the top. Take a clean damp sponge over it to rinse any soap that you left behind and dry with a clean cotton towel.

Place your racks, trays and drawers back inside your refrigerator. Turn the power back on. Take a clean and wet dishcloth and wipe down any containers or jars that might have sticky food debris on them. You want to really check out those sticky condiment bottles and jars. Place all your food and beverage items back into your refrigerator.

Now that it’s all clean, partially open a fresh box of baking soda and place inside on your middle rack, this will help to keep odors to the minimum.

I personally like to give my refrigerator an overall inside and out cleaning once a month. If you have a large family, you might have to do it more often. If you find that you need something stronger than just hot soapy water, I recommend a mixture of vinegar and water (1 cup of white vinegar mixed with 1 1/2 gallons of water.)

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Indian Products Packaging Company Jodhpur

Indian Products Packaging Company Jodhpur

Bajaj Packaging India is a leading and reliable manufacturer of Packaging Products in Jodhpur India.Bajaj Packaging is a well known business concern and symbol of quality in packaging fields. Company has many satisfied customers across the country. Use of latest technique and machines makes our packagin products unique and attractive. Bajaj packaging products are known for reliability and quality. Company packaging products are partner for your success. Company tries to fulfill the dreams of customers through attractive packaging products. Company can develop products according to your choice and also can buid your own brand name and logo.

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Pest Control – How to Control Pests in Your Home

Pest Control – How to Control Pests in Your Home

The threat of pests is always present. Chances are, if it squeaks, buzzes, or has more legs than you do, you don’t want it creeping in your home. Eliminating unwanted pests with a potent poison is a temporary solution to your pest problem, but the same stuff that’s toxic to pests is often toxic to people, too — especially kids. Because most pesticides treat symptoms of infestation, and not underlying causes they often don’t work as well as prevention-based alternatives.

Here are some general tips for putting a lid on pests:

Step 1: Make Sure Your Home Is Clean and Dry

Many insects and rodents are attracted to warmth, darkness, spoiling food and standing water, so start off by making your home less hospitable to pests.

Empty your garbage can daily ensuring the lid fits securely. Clean up behind the bin as bits of food on the floor in dark corners are an attractive meal for rodents and pests.

Make sure all food and beverage containers outside the fridge or freezer are tightly sealed in glass or plastic containers.

Sweep and vacuum regularly (including mattresses).

Eliminate all sources of moisture. Fix leaky faucets and don’t leave dirty, wet pots in the sink. If leaving dishes over the day, rinse dishes with soapy water before placing them into the dishwasher.

If you have a pet, comb it regularly with a flea comb and wash its bedding frequently. Be sure to vacuum floors, rugs and upholstery your pet comes in contact with regularly.

Keep unused areas tidy, avoid a build up of debris, paper and laundry etc.

STEP 2: Seal Entryways

Pests enter homes through cracks, crevices and inconspicuous holes. Believe it or not, a mouse can squeeze through a hole the size of a dime! Block entry points to new invaders by making sure they are sealed.

Use silicone caulk to seal any cracks and crevices in baseboards, moldings, cupboards, pipes, ducts, sinks, toilets and electrical outlets.

Place screens in front of vents, and replace any damaged screens.

Use a quick setting concrete to seal entry holes in basements.

Keep vegetation, stacked firewood and other debris away from the exterior of your house. These may alleviate access points or nesting locations for lurking pests.

STEP 3: Try Chemical-Free Strategies

Now that you’re denying pests food, shelter and access, it’s time to put the squeeze on any lingering intruders. To solve your pest problems without using chemical pesticides, you can:

Vacuum for individual bugs or nests (bugs will usually suffocate in the bag).

Lay physical traps (fly traps, jar traps, pheromone traps, light traps, etc.).

STEP 4: Choose Lower-Risk Pesticides for Routine Maintenance.

If problems persist, try low-toxicity products, which will minimize the health risks to members of your household.

Sprinkle powdered boric acid on cracks and crevices, which slowly poisons crawling insects like ants, cockroaches and silverfish, but is far less toxic to humans and other mammals. Still, you should avoid dusting in areas that might result in human exposure)

To control insects and rodents, try tamper-resistant bait boxes — an effective and safer choice than sprays, powders or pellets, which all spread pesticide residues. Look for one that uses a nonvolatile chemical, like boric acid, and make sure to keep bait stations out of the reach of children.

Try insecticidal or fatty-acid soaps, which kill soft-bodied insects like caterpillars, fleas and mites on contact, and are virtually harmless to humans and mammals unless they’re ingested.

STEP 5: Safety

Effective pest control requires some knowledge about the pest and its habits. In many cases, it may be necessary to hire a professional exterminator. The good thing is many exterminators now offer affordable, low toxicity options suited to your family, pet and children’s lifestyles. Whether a professional exterminator or the do-it-yourself individual, it is important to ensure the safety of everyone in your household.

When using any pesticide limit the exposure of everyone in your household.

Avoid frequent, preventative applications and never exceed the application rate indicated in the instructions.

Follow all precautions listed on the label, such as wearing gloves, masks or goggles.

Make sure any baits, traps or pesticide residues are kept out of reach of children and pets.

Above all, be vigilant. Remember, not all about pests is bad. Surprisingly pests are part of nature’s clean-up crew. They scavenge for decaying or organic material and help recycle it back into the earth. Like us, pests need food, warmth and somewhere safe to live. Simply by changing some of our regular habits, we can keep pests out of our homes and in nature where they belong.

 

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Labeling Machines – Wet Glue Labeler, Sticker Labeling Machines, Fully Automatic Labelling Machine, Semi Automatic Labeling Machine

Labeling Machines – Wet Glue Labeler, Sticker Labeling Machines, Fully Automatic Labelling Machine, Semi Automatic Labeling Machine

Label is a concise explanation of any product given for purpose of identification. Labeling are bar codes, labels and seals of approval. Labeling is widely used in food and beverages products, bulk mailing, pharmaceutical products, cosmetic, electronic, etc. It is one of the primary means by which consumers differentiate between individual products and brands to make informed purchasing choices. When the products are labeled, it provides basic information of the product like its durable life date, its quality and quantity, lists of features, etc. Labeling gives information about the ingredients in the product. As far as pharmaceutical products are concerned, labeling has the name of the medicinal products, the active ingredients, the strength and shelf life. Labeling is to improve information for patients and consumers, and thereby promote the safe use of medicinal products.

Labeling can be done manually or through labeling machines. Manually labeling is very much time consuming compared to the labeling machines. In the past, when labeling machines were not introduced, labeling was done manually on boxes, jars etc. which was time consuming and expensive. Like all other machines, labeling machine was a blessing for the food and beverage, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, electronic companies etc. There are some things that you should always take care before buying a labelling machine. The labeling machine also known as labeler, should be user friendly, with low maintenance cost and it should be according to the latest technology. The features of the labeling machine should be simple with digital production counter. The manufacturer of labeling machine should provide after sales service for the convenience of the users. Labeling machines speed up the whole manufacturing process and decrease the production costs.

There are various kinds of labeling machines with different features available. Some of them are briefed here. Semi automatic labeling machine is suitable for the low scale industries. It is suitable for labeling on round vials, bottles and other round objects. The Fully Automatic Labeling Machine incorporates latest sophisticated Micro Processor Controlled Stepper Motor Drive, Fiber Optic Label and Container sensing system. Fully automatic single side sticker labeling machine is suitable to apply accurate labels on single side (front or back) of flat/oval/square shaped products having pet, plastic, HDPE, LDPE, glass or any other surface. Fully automatic double side sticker labeling machine is suitable to apply accurate labels on single side (front and back) of flat/oval/square shaped products having pet, plastic, HDPE, LDPE, glass or any other surface. Fully automatic high speed labelling machine is suitable to apply accurate Labels on vials with maximum output up to 400 Labels per minute. This machine is specially designed to apply labels on vials and other small diameter cylindrical products at higher speed with better accuracy. There are number of labeling machines models displayed on www.labelingmachine.in.

Bhagwati Group started in 1992 from Ahmedabad, India. Now they have many offices around the country to cater the pharmaceutical industry. The secret behind their success is the efficient customer support and quality they maintain at the time of production and shipment. Om Bhagwati labeling Technologies is a leading manufacturer and exporter of labeling machines. They specialize in pharmaceutical machines. Besides labeling machinery, they also offer labeling machines for pharmaceutical companies like cap sealing machines, fully automatic powder filling machine, fully automatic sticker machines etc. They offer labeling machines like fully automatic labeling machine, semi automatic labeling machine, fully automatic high speed labeling machine, semi automatic self adhesive labeling machine, wet glue labeler machine, sticker labeling machine and many more. They also supply carton code printing machine which is suitable to print on cartons. Here wet glue machine suitable for overlab labeling and flag type labeling is available in different models like automatic, semi automatic, high speed, low speed etc. There are also fully automatic labeling machines available for printing labels on ampoules, vials etc.  There is a wide variety of labelling machinery available according to the clients requirements, size of production, production cost budget etc. They provide customized labeling machines like labeling machines for pharmaceutical industries, labeling machines for food & beverage industries, labeling machines for cosmetics etc.So if you are looking for a labeling machine for your company, visit labelingmachine.in and choose a labeling machine which is user friendly and which will help you to save time and production costs.

Om Bhagwati Labeling Technologies in Ahmedabad, India are the manufacturers and exporters of a gamut of machines for various industries like pharmaceuticals, food & beverages, cosmetics etc. They specialize in labeling machines which come in different varieties like fully automatic machine, semi automatic machine, wet glue labeler machine, sticker labeling machine, fully automatic high speed labeling machine and many more. Customized labeling machines are provided according to customers’ needs like labeling machine for pharmaceutical industries, labeling machine for food & beverage industries, labeling machines for cosmetic products etc. SEO services provided by Jigney Bachech, CEO Opal Infotech, India.

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