Bottling 4.0 for jallab!

The choice of Kassatly ChtauraAutomating the jallab syrup bottling process The Lebanese company Kassatly Chtaura, the first one to bottle Jallab syrup in modern production plants, constantly invests in the purchase of latest generation machinery.To face the increasing market demand, Kassatly Chtaura turned to SMI to automate the bottling and packaging process, previously carried out…

A maze of pinnacles, canyons and rugged castles

This is the Cappadocian fairytale landscape, in the heart of Turkey, in Central Anatolia. In this magical region, characterized by enormous stone mushrooms that everyone calls “fairy chimneys”, the company Badem Pinari, leader in the mining sector, decided to diversify its production and to invest in the bottled water industry, focusing on high quality products…

New success for AKOMAG

Recently the company delivered, installed and tested a new machine intended for washing recycled glass bottles. The machine for the PepsiCo group is a Hydra 8.2, characterised by a very high production: 37,500 bottles/h. The new model, the pride of mechanical Made in Italy, reaches a mechanical efficiency equal to 99.4%, successfully exceeding the standards…

A maze of pinnacles, canyons and rugged castles

This is the Cappadocian fairytale landscape, in the heart of Turkey, in Central Anatolia. In this magical region, characterized by enormous stone mushrooms that everyone calls “fairy chimneys”, the company Badem Pinari, leader in the mining sector, decided to diversify its production and to invest in the bottled water industry, focusing on high quality products…

Smi: striking and smart food packs

SMI designs and manufactures bottling and packaging machines with an innovative design, equipped with IoT technology, in order to provide smart solutions able to meet the requirements of competitiveness, production efficiency, operational flexibility, energy saving and simple management and control of the production plant. In some industries, such as food, packaging plays a key role…

The bar that serves rainwater!

Casa del Agua, in Messico, nasce come bar ecologico nel 2012 da un’idea di Bosco Quinzaños, che ha dato vita ad uno scenario originale dove le protagoniste sono le bottiglie di vetro di acqua piovana recuperata. A totally green business concept! Innovating to attract consumers and beat the competition by launching new models of development,…

The choice of Kassatly Chtaura

Automating the jallab syrup bottling process The Lebanese company Kassatly Chtaura, the first one to bottle Jallab syrup in modern production plants, constantly invests in the purchase of latest generation machinery. Jallab juice is one of the most well-known drinks in Lebanon, made from carob, fruit syrup, dates, grape molasses and rose water; drinking jallab syrup…

A modern plant set in a breathtaking landscape

In the heart of the Tsitsikamma National Park, an area inhabited only by Mother Nature and with no risk of external pollution, Tsitsikamma Crystal Spring Water company has been investing in bespoke machines of the latest generation, like the SMI ECOBLOC® ERGON integrated system for blowing, filling and capping PET containers up to 4,000 bottles/hour.…

Craft Beer in can Gai solution for a growing market

Always more are breweries using cans for their craft beers. A conscious choice, that Gai values thanks to SERIE CAN, monobloc conceived to the filling and labelling of beer in can: quality and efficiency in each working phase. Craft in can, breweries prefer the cans. If once bottling beer in glass bottle was an essential…

Beer Attraction becomes more and more international

An important agreement signed with Italgrob, the Italian Ho.re.ca Distributors Federation, will bring the International Ho.Re.Ca Meeting to Rimini from 16th to 19th February 2019 http://www.beerattraction.it http://www.bbtechexpo.it # BA2019 @BeerAttractionFacebook: http://www.facebook. com / BeerAttraction Beer is growing and attracting the supply chain. In fact, from 16th to 19th February, the leading trade show for specialities…

SMI solution in film only for All4Pack Paris

During All4Pack 2018 – Paris it will be possible to discover the latest innovations in the packaging industry, like the new LSK 30 SF ERGON automatic shirnkwrapper showcased by SMI A compact, efficient and ergonomic solution suitable for only film packaging needs. Compactness Compact dimension able to meet the needs of those who do not…

SMI solutions for Kassatly Chtaura

For many years the Lebanese company had bottled their jallab syrup by hand, buying empty PET bottles on the open market from a third party, so for their automation Kassatly Chtaura chose the experience of SMI, with who it had collaborated for over 20 years, to provide the ultra-compact ECOBLOC® ERGON 2-9-3 K EV system,…

Heads backlit scrolling food industry

heads backlit scrolling food industry Using heads backlit scrolling food industry: mixers, blenders, kettles, IBC in plastic and steel drums of different s, fillers, silos, hoppers, conveyor belts, etc; special applications on demand. Fields of application heads backlit scrolling food industry: dairy, pasta, cannery, slaughter, oil, fruit and vegetables, fish, poultry. Heads (or nozzles) rotating…

The fruit colours… from the fields to the packs!

A burst of bright colours: yellow, red, green, blue, without any shades, that put together become a rainbow. We are in Guatemala! And there are colours even in Alimentos Maravilla S. A. production plants, where everything wears the fascinating shades of the fruit; these shades go through the whole bottling process of drinks and beverages,…

The winner is…. The EBS K ERGON stretch-blow moulder

SMI was named one of 11 National Winners from 189 businesses representing Italy for The European Business Awards, Europe’s largest business competition, sponsored by RSM. SMI was chosen by a panel of independent judges including senior business leaders, politicians and academics as the best in Italy in the category “Awards for Innovation”, and  will now…

The products handling within a “Smart Factory 4.0”

The SMI Group is today one of the world’s largest producers of bottling plants and packaging machines for food and beverage, household cleaning, personal hygiene, chemical and pharmaceutical products, able to meet production requirements up to 33,600 bottles per hour. The products handling within a “Smart Factory 4.0” The transport of containers and products within…