Category: Technology

One step ahead

One step ahead

| December 1, 2016

Celebrating 25 years in business, ITM Poland demonstrates it is ready for the future—in whatever form that may arrive.

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Measuring the future

Measuring the future

| October 30, 2016

New rules and technologies demand more data.

Find out how instrumentation suppliers are responding to changing requirements.

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A handy tool

A handy tool

| October 1, 2016

Reconstituted tobacco can help companies design blends for novel nicotine products

What’s the future for this versatile ingredient?

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Rethinking rebuilts

Rethinking rebuilts

| July 1, 2016

Equipment rebuilders are adapting to changing market conditions.

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Blending nature and technology

Blending nature and technology

| July 1, 2016

With Ploom Tech, Japan Tobacco ups the ante in heated-tobacco products.

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Bending over backward

Bending over backward

| May 1, 2016

For machinery suppliers, flexibility is key,

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Slim fit

Slim fit

| March 1, 2016

New tracking-and-tracing solutions help smaller tobacco companies comply with TPD2.

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Active innovation

Active innovation

| March 1, 2016

Celanese’s latest filter technology uses active carbon to reduce toxicants.

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Fun in, harm out

Fun in, harm out

| February 1, 2016

Glo iFuse is the latest innovation in BAT’s expanding next-generation products portfolio.

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ITM automates e-cigarette production

ITM automates e-cigarette production

| October 15, 2014

TDC, a member of the ITM Group, has introduced a fully integrated, modular e-cigarette automation platform. The technology generated such a level of interest that company had to extend its launch event in Kampen, Netherlands, by three weeks. Currently, most e-cigarettes are assembled manually by Chinese subcontractors employing thousands of workers. Greater regulation and higher […]

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Reynolds adds Vuse manufacturing capacity

Reynolds adds Vuse manufacturing capacity

| May 23, 2014

R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. will be producing Vuse digital vapor cigarettes in Tobaccoville, North Carolina, USA, for R.J. Reynolds Vapor Co. under a services agreement between the two companies. The firm will invest millions of dollars in high-speed e-cigarette manufacturing equipment and create 200 full-time manufacturing over the next four years. “Vuse is a game-changing […]

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New filter maker from Molins

New filter maker from Molins

| July 15, 2013

Molins Tobacco Machinery has developed a new filter making machine, the Forte. While retaining the familiar layout and footprint of previous machines, the Forte has been completely improved and upgraded, according to Molins, “to set the standard for filter rod production for the future.” New features include a touchscreen control panel that constantly feeds information […]

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