Husky Injection Molding Systems wrapped up its lead sponsorship of the 17th PETnology conference and appearance at BrauBeviale, a trade fair for the production and marketing of beverages, the week of Nov. 10 with "impressive award wins," the Bolton, ON–based company announced. Husky has been recognized by PETplanet as being the industry's preferred equipment supplier, delivering the most value to customers in the PET machinery market.
The awards come after PETplanet surveyed 1,000 people from 334 companies in the plastics industry, and also recognized Husky as providing the best global after-sales service. In addition, Husky's HyPET HPP5 was honored with a World Beverage Innovation Award from FoodBev Media, winning in the Best Manufacturing category. The World Beverage Innovation Awards celebrate excellence and innovation in the global beverage industry, and were presented in a ceremony at BrauBeviale in Nuremberg, Germany.
The PETnology conference was an innovation symposium looking at the world of beverages and how PET packaging, technologies, and closures are responding to consumer trends and market challenges. It also presented the latest innovations in PET machinery, processing, blowing, filling, and packing equipment, and focused on environmental developments in PET recycling technologies, sustainability, and renewable resources for polyester materials