KHS presents design award for germ-free PET bottles to students in Münster

Following the successful premiere in 2017 KHS has now presented its award for innovative bottle designs for the second time running. The Dortmund manufacturer of filling and packaging systems for the beverage, food and non-food industries launched the project last year together with the School of Design at the University of Applied Sciences in Münster, Read more about KHS presents design award for germ-free PET bottles to students in Münster[…]

KHS lubricants and individual consulting: KHS expands its service portfolio

The KHS Group is expanding its portfolio for consumables, and in the future will offer customers all products from one source. Bottlers no longer need to dependent on products offered by external suppliers. This not only results in cost advantages, but also simplifies machine maintenance. In addition, KHS continues to expand its consulting services with Read more about KHS lubricants and individual consulting: KHS expands its service portfolio[…]

Variety of sustainable packaging for beverages and food

The new packaging law comes into effect in Germany on 1 January 2019. In 2018 the EU presented its plastic strategy for the coming decades. Politicians, associations and industry around the world discuss more environmental protection. There is thus only one direction to be taken for beverage and food packaging: systematically minimize the carbon footprint. Read more about Variety of sustainable packaging for beverages and food[…]

KHS now expands Bottles & Shapes™ consulting program to include bottles and cans

Individual design that combines functionality and efficiency: The KHS Group is expanding its Bottles & Shapes™ program and is now also offering its holistic consulting expertise in container development and optimization for cans and glass bottles. Customers have already benefited to date from decades of know-how gained by the PET bottle specialists. System provider KHS Read more about KHS now expands Bottles & Shapes™ consulting program to include bottles and cans[…]

Fully recyclable: glass-coated PET bottles resolve juice production challenge

Priority for fully recyclable PET bottles: when the German Packaging Law comes into effect on January 1, 2019, the new legislation will set down binding rules to increase recycling quotas. The amendment will levy higher fees for packaging which is difficult to recycle. This includes non-returnable PET bottles with composite materials for juice and nectar, Read more about Fully recyclable: glass-coated PET bottles resolve juice production challenge[…]

KHS Corpoplast introduces the latest innovation in PET packaging at in-house exhibition

Around 150 participants gathered information about new and further developments in PET packaging systems at KHS Corpoplast’s innovation event this year in Hamburg. The latest in bottling systems for PET containers were met with great interest among industry experts and representatives of the beverage industry alike. Focus was on the subjects of saving resources and Read more about KHS Corpoplast introduces the latest innovation in PET packaging at in-house exhibition[…]

100% recyclate: KHS and startup share develop unique PET bottle

Berlin startup share is the first beverage producer in Germany to sell its water in PET bottles made of 100% recyclate. With its expertise from the Bottles & Shapes™ consultancy program the KHS group supported the company by helping to design and develop the bottle in a very short time indeed. The plans are ambitious: Read more about 100% recyclate: KHS and startup share develop unique PET bottle[…]

KHS wins award for environmentally-friendly packaging with Nature MultiPack™

Further award for Nature MultiPack™: at this year’s FachPack trade show in Nuremberg, Germany, the KHS Group was presented with the Green Star Packaging Award for its innovative packaging system. Nature MultiPack™, which holds cans together with dots of adhesive, won in the Product category. The Green Star Packaging Award honors environmentally-friendly packaging and recycling Read more about KHS wins award for environmentally-friendly packaging with Nature MultiPack™[…]

New KHS pouch system for single-serve formats

The KHS Group is expanding its portfolio: with its Innopouch IM Focus the systems supplier now provides a horizontal form/fill/seal pouching machine specially for the packaging of dry products in single-serve formats. Operators of the cost-effective system with an output of up to 100 pouches a minute benefit from KHS’ many years of experience in Read more about New KHS pouch system for single-serve formats[…]

KHS exhibits extended PET portfolio at NPE2018 in Orlando

Extremely light single-serve formats, wide-neck and oval packaging solutions and powerful, compact machines: from May 7–11, 2018, the KHS Group will be presenting its extended PET portfolio at Booth S12045 at the NPE Plastics Show in Orlando, Florida. “A clear trend can be detected within the beverage industry," says Frank Haesendonckx, head of Sales and Read more about KHS exhibits extended PET portfolio at NPE2018 in Orlando[…]