APPMA AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE FINALISTS

We are pleased to announce the Australian Packaging and Processing Machinery Association (APPMA) 2019 Awards of Excellence finalists are as follows:

Best New Product Award

Recognising innovation and success in a product or piece of equipment launched in Australia within the 24 months before March 2019.

Finalists are:

Sidel – Sidel EvoDECO Labelling Solutions

Foodmach – GEA Vipoll ALL IN ONE Filler

Heat and Control – Corn Masa Maker System

Sponsor of the Best New Product Award: All Purpose Pumps

Customer Collaboration Award

Recognising innovation and success as a result of customer collaboration and engagement in customising packaging and processing machinery to suit a client’s specific requirements. (For projects fully completed within the 24 months before March 2019.)

Finalists are:

ABBE Corrugated – ABBE Corrugated facilitates CMC CartonWrap for Catch’s DC

Foodmach – Dulux Merrifield- Foodmach Turnkey Filling Lines

Proseal Australia – Commonwealth Collaboration Reducing the Plastic in Packaging

Sponsor of the Customer Collaboration Award: Pecom India Limited

Design Innovation Award

 Recognising design innovation and success as a result of a new idea or modification introduced to a packaging or processing line or module. (For projects fully completed within the 24 months before March 2019).

Finalists are:

Heat and Control – Ishida IX-G2 Dual Energy X-ray

HMPS –  HMPS Compact Frame

JMP Engineering – JMP Rotary Sorter 2800 CPH

Sponsor of the Design Innovation Award: Ekato

Export Success Award

Recognising the innovation and success of a product or solution in a new or existing export market in the 24 months before March 2019.

Finalists are:

Fibre King – RSC Top Load Case Packer – The Griffin’s Food Company

HMPS – HMPS Robotic Unloading Cell

JMP Engineering – PepsiCo Systems

Sponsor of the Export Success Award: Advanced Label & Paper Products.

Imported Equipment Award

Recognising excellence in imported equipment launched in Australia, including service and promotion by the Australian agent, of equipment principally designed by an overseas supplier, who is represented by an Australian company or registered Australian office for an international principal.

Finalists are:

Bio-Steam – KHD Jet 4 Dry Steam Conveyor Belt Cleaner

Foodmach – GEA Vipoll ALL IN ONE Filler

Insignia – Domino M230i-P150 Automated Pallet Labelling System

Sponsor of the Imported Equipment Award: Anderson Wholesale Packaging