Innovation In Bottling

In Bissingen, Germany, raw milk is processed into a wide range of dairy products that are then stocked in the refrigerator cases of supermarkets across Europe. By Krones. Last year, Gropper celebrated its 90th anniversary. The company has grown considerably since its founding: the erstwhile cheese maker is now a…

Krones’ Eco-Friendly LitePac Top

The question of the future in store for eco-friendly plastic packages continues to keep the sector on its toes. Even though the tone of the public debate is becoming observably more moderate, and more differentiated arguments are being heard: in numerous markets it is well worthwhile examining alternatives to conventional…

Heavenly Water

Bottled water producer, Yanbian Nongshim, reaps the advantages of Krones technology. The water bottled by Nongshim bubbles up from a spring on Mount Baekdu, a still-active volcano, through the middle of which runs the border between North Korea and China. This mountain has quite a special meaning for the inhabitants…

Beer Playground

The Danish brewing company, Royal Unibrew, continues to resolutely pursue its strategy focussing on regional brands and specialty beers. For this purpose, it has now installed a complete microbrewery from Krones, plus a Kosme bottling line, in its Albani facility. And the new MicroCube, with a brew size of 25…

The Milk Experts At Krones

Milk ranks among the world’s most sensitive foods—which is why special know-how is required for processing and producing dairy foods and beverages. It’s for precisely this reason that in mid-2016 Krones set up its Milkron subsidiary, staffed by genuine sectoral insiders who are thoroughly familiar with how to create and…

Consummately Coveted

The Voss mineral water comes from a remote area in the wilds of Norway—and is one of the fastest-growing premium water brands, with double-figure annual growth rates. Voss originally flourished with the glass bottle. Now, the water is conquering the markets in PET bottles as well. For this purpose, the…

High Cost Savings

Willi Wiedenmann from Evoguard GmbH, highlights the cost reduction beneftis of Krones technology. It’s not only maximised dependability and hygiene that beverage and food producers expect from valve technology, but also reduced costs in the process. Thanks to rigorously pursued research and development, Evoguard has translated this aspect into hands-on…

Rich In Water Resources

The Romanian stock corporation, Perla Harghitei, just cannot seem to break the habit: over and over again, the mineral water bottlers invest in filling lines from Krones. 2017 saw the company commission what is already its seventh line in succession. Demand in Romania for products and disparate container types is…

Case Study: Belgian Beverage Producer, Konings, Opts For Dry Aseptics

Thanks to the dry sterilisation process, Konings’ production operation does not consume a single drop of water, and can manage entirely without treating chemicals and generating sterile water. By Fritz Roels, sales, Krones Belgium.   Juices, soft drinks, cider, beer, wine and spirits—in essence, everything except milk and clear water:…

Case-Study: Co-Packer Opts For Dry Aseptics

For its filling operation, Koning Drinks prioritises flexibility, safety, dependability, and top quality—which is why they opted for a dry aseptic line from Krones to improve their operations. By Fritz Roels, Krones Belgium
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