Two well-established companies in the packaging industry join forces: Packaging manufacturers Anton Debatin GmbH and Riba GmbH have founded the Deriba Group GmbH. more

In order to meet increasing customer demand, Stora Enso will broaden its biocomposites raw material base at the Hylte Mill, Sweden to provide more choice in technical properties and selection of fibres. more

M&C S.P.A., owner of Treofan Holdings GmbH, has sold its controlling stake in Treofan Europe to Jindal Films, an Indian film and label manufacturer. more

Continuing on its mission to help customers perfect their packaging materials and procedures, Antalis has opened a new flagship Smart Packaging Centre at the company’s head office in Coalville more

Amcor and Bemis have announced that their respective boards of directors have unanimously approved a definitive agreement under which Amcor will acquire Bemis in an all-stock combination. more

CO.MAC is active in the design, manufacturing, repair, maintenance and technical support for beverage filling and packaging machines, especially beer in returnable and non-returnable kegs. more

CO.MAC is active in the design, manufacturing, repair, maintenance and technical support for beverage filling and packaging machines, especially beer in returnable and non-returnable kegs. more

West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc., has announced the official opening of its new Waterford, Ireland facility, a global center of excellence for West's advanced manufacturing network, and the launch of a new product line—Westar® Select. more

Michel Giannuzzi, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Verallia Group has been elected Vice-President of FEVE – the European Container Glass Federation - at its FEVE General Meeting in Rotterdam on June 15th. more

Since the transfer of the former Feldmuehle Uetersen GmbH to a subsidiary of the Berlin-based Beteiligungsgesellschaft Kairos Industries AG on 15th June 2018, the new company has been operating under the name Feldmuehle GmbH. more


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CSP Technologies, Inc. has completed a 100,000-square-foot facility expansion at its Auburn, Alabama headquarters, more

After considering all its strategic options, Bosch has decided to look for a buyer for its packaging machinery business, more specifically the pharmaceuticals and food units of the Packaging Technology division, the company announced on Friday. more

Smurfit Kappa is continuing to use digital print with remarkable effect in the corrugated packaging industry. The packaging leader has ramped up its capabilities by installing eight HP Scitex corrugated presses across its European sites. more

UNITED CAPS, an international manufacturer of caps and closures, hosted an open house celebrating the opening of its extended R&D facility in Messia, France, on June 21st. more

Check new packaging law compliance to maintain German market access, urges Lorax Compliance. more

On June 14, the Novio Packaging Group B.V. will be taking over Haal Verpakkingen B.V. Haal director Eric Haal will remain with Novio Packaging for the coming period. more

Avantium N.V., a leading technology development company and forerunner in renewable chemistry, has started construction of a new demonstration plant that will help advance the production of bio-based mono-ethylene glycol more

Océ, a Canon company, presents the new Océ LabelStream 4000 series, an industrial-scale UV inkjet press with optional flexo printing, embellishment and finishing units, offering a productivity range of 950 - 1672 sqm/h. more

According to a report from AMI Consulting, in the space of two years the BOPP film industry has moved from a scenario of modest capacity growth and improving margins to one where it seems everyone is struggling to make money. more

A six figure capital investment by Glossop Cartons, including the purchase of the UK’s first Brausse Forza 900 C3 folder gluer, will help the company to energy-efficiently deliver cartons of the highest pharmaceutical standards more

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