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HAT European first for French chicken company

Written by Ramona Fredriks | Boix Europe on 09-Aug-2018 11:53:01

In order to meet the highest level of food safety, a French chicken company has recently purchased two Boix HAT box closing machines. Thanks to a tailor-made configuration, the two HAT machines placed one behind the other can handle boxes with variable soil sizes and variable heights.

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How to unload a Boix tray forming machine (video)

Written by Ramona Fredriks | Boix Europe on 06-Aug-2018 20:39:19

What is the best way to unload a Boix tray forming machine via a loading and unloading dock? Edwin and Bart from our Service Department show you how to unload a Boix machine in 12 easy steps.

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Topics: unload, video, unloading, boix tray forming machine, dock

We are looking for a Service Engineer Packaging Machines Germany

Written by Ramona Fredriks on 28-Jun-2018 11:23:07

Are you our new Service Engineer for the German-speaking market? As a Service Engineer you support our customers in Germany in the process of mechanically setting up boxes. Whether it concerns the installation of a new packaging machine, the repair of a malfunction or the preventive maintenance. Because of your technical knowledge and experience, you know what you have to do and you get the freedom and responsibility to come up with the best solution for the customer. Read the full text.

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A special Q-1500 packaging solution for confectionery products

Written by Ramona Fredriks on 11-Jun-2018 15:27:32

A fast-growing confectionery company which has been active on the Ukrainian market for over 15 years asked Boix for a packaging solution that offers optimum protection for their fragile confectionery products. To accomplish this goal, we worked together to develop, design and manufacture a special solution regarding a strong and easily stackable cardboard packaging

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Topics: stackable trays, fragile products, confectionery products, folded edge, stackable cardboard trays

Boix Europe now completely in Spanish hands

Written by Sam Schreurs on 30-Mar-2018 09:30:27

On 20 March 2018 Boix Maquinaria reached agreement with the current shareholder Gremio Vitalis to acquire 100% of the share capital of Boix Europe. Since 2010, Boix Europe has been a joint venture between Boix Maquinaria (50%) and Gremio Vitalis (50%).

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Topics: packaging, Trayerectors, cardboard industry, corrugated board, corrugated, case packer, expanding, Machines

Visit us at Fruit Logistica 2018

Written by Sam Schreurs on 18-Jan-2018 12:47:15



From the 7th until the 9th of February the world’s leading trade fair for the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Business takes place in Berlin, Germany.  

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Topics: Boix, fruit logistica, cardboard industry, Trayerectors, corrugated board, boxes, tray former, tray

Prevent theft of EPS-Crates

Written by Ramona Fredriks | Boix Europe on 22-Nov-2017 16:00:00


Reusable EPS-crates are an easy target for thieves. Every year huge amounts of EPS-crates are stolen for the deposit that are being paid when crates are returned back. With a deposit of €4.50 per crate thieves consider it easy money. The financial loss of the entrepreneur adds up quick.

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Why choosing a Plaform Tray?

Written by Ramona Fredriks | Boix Europe on 05-Oct-2017 07:00:00

The Plaform tray design was invented over 30 years ago and is the most frequently used packaging to transport and display fruit & vegetables today. The Plaform box is also a popular packaging in well-known supermarket chains for all kinds of products The way Plaform tray was designed and the fact that it can be erected rapidly has made it also the most cost-effective packaging solution. 

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Topics: plaform tray, Tray forming, packages, packaging, corrugated trays

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