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Bosch Packaging Technology has announced its rebrand to Syntegon, alongside a range of new operational objectives and priorities. Read more

The results of the European Bioplastics’ annual market data update reportedly confirm the dynamic growth of the global bioplastics industry. Read more

Sky’s impact investment fund, Sky Ocean Ventures, has committed $2million - its largest investment to date - in zero-waste shopping service, Loop. Read more

Research conducted by CPhI Worldwide ranks Germany as Europe’s preeminent pharma industry. The data was drawn from the CPhI Annual Report and includes opinions from over 350 international pharma companies. Read more

HP Inc. has announced a significant investment in the next generation of water-based ink solutions, ahead of PRINTING United 2019. Read more

Next up in our series of Sustainability Awards gold sponsor video interviews, Koehler Paper Group's Eckhard Kallies, outlines the company's reasons of entering the packaging market as well as ambitious plans for biodegradable coatings. Read more

Avery Dennison officially opened its expanded production facility at the Rodange plant in Luxembourg, completing a $65 million project to strengthen its European manufacturing footprint. Read more

In 2018, the world produced about $36 trillion worth of manufactured goods, almost all of which was packaged, protected and shipped in some form of industrial packaging. Read more

Amcor has opened two e-commerce testing laboratories, one in Manchester, Michigan, US, and one in Ghent, Belgium. At both sites, the company’s packaging experts will test and certify packaging for customers from around the world. Read more

Yesterday, as part of a press conference at FachPack, Hans-Joachim Boekstegers, Director and CEO of MULTIVAC, gave an overview of the current development of the business. Read more

Adhesive specialist Beardow Adams, which has its global headquarters and manufacturing plant in Milton Keynes, UK, has opened an additional production facility in Frankfurt, Germany to better serve the market in mainland Europe Read more

Southgate has acquired packaging equipment business Packaging Aids Limited aka Packer, in an undisclosed deal. Read more

Award-winning global brand design consultancy, Elmwood, has hired Ian Schofield as a Non Executive Director to help advise clients as well as to guide its own sustainability agenda. Read more

AptarGroup, Inc. and Nippon Closures Co., Ltd. (NCC) have announced that they have entered into an exclusive partnership to crosslicense technology for tethered beverage closures. Read more

The Alliance to End Plastic Waste today announced that Jacob Duer will serve as the inaugural President and CEO of the newly formed not-for-profit, effective October 1. Read more

Berry Global's $6.5 billion acquisition of RPC is this year's biggest corporate story in packaging. Jean-Marc Galvez, who will lead the new Consumer Packaging, International Division, spoke to Tim Sykes Read more

Rising up to address escalating concerns, key industry players in the packaging sphere aim to fill in the vast gaps - just one crucial sector of the UK’s industry that may be greatly affected by this risk-filled strategy. Read more

PACCOR has acquired the majority stake in EDV Packaging Solutions, one of the leading manufacturers of rigid barrier packaging for the food industry worldwide. Read more

Sidel has announced the acquisition of Cognac Moules Emballages Plastiques (COMEP), a French producer and designer of moulds for PET, enhancing the group's capabilities in the manufacturing of moulds and tooling. Read more

DOMO Chemicals, a leading integrated high quality material engineering company, underlines its position as one of the main providers of nylon film solutions in Europe by renaming its business Read more

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Coca-Cola talks sustainability

Joe Franses of Coca-Cola European Partners chats to Tim Sykes about the different approaches the iconic brand is taking to eliminate packaging waste and reduce environmental footprints

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