The Jordanian government has limited the importation of cigarettes and “mu‘assel” production machinery and their “non-retail” production inputs to only established and licensed factories. Read more


Unregistered cigarette-making machinery in various locations was seized as part of a broader crackdown on tax evasion in the tobacco industry. Read more


Together, the Dutch-headquartered machine developer and the British adhesives and flavoring application systems specialist have expert knowledge in developing machines for producing next-generation products. Read more


Coesia has entered into an agreement for the acquisition of 70% of the share capital of Comas Tobacco Machinery. The closing of the transaction is expected to occur by the end of the year. Read more


Tthe jury is still out on whether the demand for reconditioned or refurbished machinery could possibly be on the upswing. Read more


E-Care analyzes the condition of a machine’s electronics and suggests a practical course of action for improving its performance and future viability. Read more


For several years, Hauni has been preparing machinery, equipment, applications, and services in readiness for Industry 4.0. These solutions intelligently link machine data and expertise. Read more


From the Associate editor

Reflections and Resolutions

An eventful year for an industry undergoing changes, and more to come.

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