Welcome to ProMach FLtecnics

ProMach has had a relationship with FLtecnics for about four years and . it is great to see the company is now a part of our team. FLtecnics is based in Girona, Spain and manufactures a range of horizontal pouch equipment, making it a perfect fit in our Flexibles Business Line. Our colleagues at Matrix have […]

A Sea of Orange Day-Glo

Jim Immel, EPI Technical Sales Manger has had production managers from large regional bakers call him and exclaim that they are drowning in a “sea of orange day-glo”.  Those of you familiar with commercial baking know that orange day-glo labels are a mainstay for bakery promotional labeling. One manager even went on to to explain […]

Labeler for Tapered and Round Containers

It seems to me that every time I work our booth at a trade show, the same thing happens. A visitor walks onto the booth, delves into a tote bag and brings out a plastic tapered container – the kind used for spreads, olives, etc. “Can you label this?” is the question. While the answer is […]

Semi-Automatic Labeling for Wine Packaging

It is quite common for wine packaging to need front and back labels to be placed on the bottles. For products with reasonably large production, this is not a problem because a labeling machine (such as our Modular Plus) can be built into the packaging line. For small wineries, or for larger companies with some […]

The History of Clamshell Packaging

In 1978, the US inventor Thomas Jake Lunsford, took out a patent on his new package design, The Clamshell, a plastic blister package. A plastic blister package is a term for several types of pre-formed plastic packaging for small consumer goods, foods, and for pharmaceuticals. The primary component of a blister pack is a pocket made […]