BOBST Blog

Improve metallized film quality and reduce customer rejects with BOBST Hawkeye pinhole detection system

An increasingly concerning issue in the metallized film industry is surface quality and reduction of pinholes and other defects which can lead to loss of barrier properties (WVTR & OTR) and customers...

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BOBST Monitoring Apps - Customer Testimonial

“The machine operators are now fully aware of their OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness) on a real-time basis”

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Mitchel-Lincoln Packaging: Leading by example

Quebec box-maker stays on the industry’s cutting edge through continuous process improvement and proactive capital investment in productive technologies. There’s no business like family business for...

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BOBST Customer Testimonials - Helpline Plus

“Despite the heavy use of our machines we seldom need a BOBST service technician to come here” Helpline Plus gives you even faster and more effective assistance. With your permission, our technicians...

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BOBST Maintenance Plus - Customer Testimonials

“Since starting the programme we have seen a reduction in breakdowns and higher machine availability” With time, and successive production cycles, even the best machine in the world can experience a...

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BOBST Platen Conditioning - Customer Testimonials

“After having the programme our production has increased and make-ready times have been reduced by 25-30 minutes” Even with rigorous maintenance, the moisture content in cardboard tends to oxidise...

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Coburger Kartonagenfabrik installs the world's first BREAKER 2 FLAT TRACK automatic blank separator from BOBST

Mid-2016 saw Coburger Kartonagenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG put the world's first BREAKER 2 FLAT TRACK from BOBST into operation. The automatic blank separator was installed together with a MASTERCUT 1.7...

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Model’s robot-assisted FFG 618

With orders for smaller sizes of shelf-ready packaging growing, but the average length of each run falling, Model Zagreb has installed a highly automated BOBST FFG 618 - a casemaker known for its...

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DRO delivers high graphics at Gulf Carton

Following extensive new investment, including the installation of a new BOBST DRO 1628 NT RS, Gulf Carton Factory is well on its way to achieving its objective of becoming a leader in high graphics...

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Food grade first for Kingston

With concern increasing about the mineral oil contamination of food products by packaging, the Kingston Carton Company is the first UK carton maker to implement mineral oil free manufacturing using...

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