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Chairman’s Report at Annual Meeting of PMMI

By Maria Casanova | Events | March 14th, 2018 | Comments (0)
On December 2017, Paul Irvine- Plexpack CEO and PMMI’s Immediate Past Chairman 2018 had the opportunity to present the Chairman’s Report at Annual Meeting of PMMI. Here some extract of his speech and report. PMMI provides the internationally recognized PACK EXPO trade shows, additional regional exhibitions, business intelligence, education, and training to help its members connect with customers and thrive in today’s changing environment. Resources also include award-winning magazines, e-newsletters, webinars, international sales and marketing support, export advice, and sales agent recruiting.  

Plexpack at Gulfood Manufacturing

By Maria Casanova | Events, News | November 6th, 2017 | Comments (0)
  During last week week Paul Irvine (CEO) was in company of The Jenton Group, we have the opportunity to exhibit two of our EMPLEX sealers on Gulfood Manufacturing in Dubai– the region’s biggest food and beverage processing industry event, we exhibited two of our EMPLEX sealers: MPS6100 Continuous Band Sealer and MPS6140 Table Top Bag Sealer. Here are some pictures of this show: Follow Us You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn for updates on our attendance at trade shows and for the latest in […]

Vacuum sealed watermelon?

By Maria Casanova | Events, News | November 3rd, 2017 | Comments (0)
During Fresh Summit in New Orleans of Produce Marketing Association (PMA)our friends of Fresh From Florida came to our booth and sealed bags with watermelon. We used our impulse vacuum sealer VacPack with different cycles duration: 3, 4 and 5s. Look what they did with the watermelon and how great was the vacuum! Plexpack’s VacPack impulse vacuum sealers set the standard for food, protein, electronics and medical packagers that require a heavy duty, washdown vacuum and gas flush sealer at a moderate investment.   PMA Fresh Summit 2017 Florida Watermelon […]

Plexpack Will Be at AndinaPack!

By Maria Casanova | Events | November 2nd, 2017 | Comments (0)
Andina-Pack is the principal packaging event for the north of Latin America. For the first time Plexpack will have a booth on this event. So, take the advantage of this great opportunity and visit us from Nov 7 to 10, 2017 booth 3217 in Corferias As a Tradesow in Colombia: This Show Will Be All About the Latin American Buyer. Having sold to Latin-America for generations, Plexpack understands the needs of AndinaPack’s attendees. We are pleased to help potential customers find packaging solutions that can Maintain […]

Plexpack tradeshow schedule for 2017-2018

By Maria Casanova | Events, News | November 2nd, 2017 | Comments (0)
  Don’t miss the opportunity to meet us, we have a huge list of trade show for the next year. Looking forward to see you!   Apr. 19-23, 2018 – Seattle, WA SCAA – Global Specialty Coffee Expo, booth 1200   Jun. 5-8, 2018 – Mexico City, Mexico PMMI Expo Pack Mexico, stay tuned for our booth number   Jun. 19, 2018 – Georgia PDA meeting Jun. 26-28, 2018 – Las Vegas, NC – NEW! SuperZoo   July. 25-27, 2018 – San Jose, CA Cannabis […]

A Multiple opportunity world for women

By Resources Editor | Events, News | October 25th, 2017 | Comments (0)
During PackExpo Las Vegas 2017, PMMI celebrated the first anniversary of its Packaging and Processing Women’s Leadership Network (PPWLN), Lisa Hunt – COO Plexpack Corp and and PPWLN executive council member had the opportunity to introduce Tana Utley, vice-president, Caterpillar, Inc., …“The mandate of this network is very important to me personally,” said Lisa. “When I started in the industry, I hadn’t targeted manufacturing, and I didn’t look at packaging or processing as career choices. But once I got into the manufacturing industry, it opened […]

Validatable tabletop continuous bag sealers

By Maria Casanova | News | October 12th, 2017 | Comments (0)
  Watch how David McGurk explained how Emplex MPS6345 can run a wide range of materials. Our continuous bag sealers are also highly adaptable and equipped with integrated PLCs and HMIs. The systems offer quick changeovers and a validation system that checks every seal for proper temperature, speed and seal pressure. Click here.        

“Knowledge day” at Plexpack

By Maria Casanova | Events, News | August 31st, 2017 | Comments (0)
Yesterday we had our “Knowledge day” at Plexpack, we learned about different process: production, sales and marketing; and how they integrate to deliver flexible solutions to all our customers. Thank you to every single of the member of the Plexpack team. It was a great day and see y’all next time! #WeArePlexpack    

Start-up? Space Constraints? The 411 on Tabletop Sealers

Many packagers looking for a tabletop bagging solution have learned the hard way that all small sealers are not created equal. The value in choosing a high quality sealer designed specifically for manufacturing usually pays for itself in less than a year. “A common misconception by some start ups and smaller, manual production packagers is that any low cost sealer will do,” says Paul Irvine, Plexpack CEO. “The cost of poor quality seals, slow production, limited replacements parts, or complete equipment failure adds up quickly. We […]

Proportionally complex PLC, PC-based controls (Packaging + Processing OEM)

OEMs seek to match the their chosen controls platforms to the complexity of the problem being solved. In the beginning, there were chips. Well, no, actually there were relays. But after Jack Kilby invented the integrated circuit, in 1958, everything began to change. For machine control and countless other fields, this marked the start of a logarithmic acceleration in the evolution of capabilities, productivity, and complexity. Another large step forward came a decade later, when Richard E. Morley invented the modular digital controller, or Modicon, […]