Dow Performance Silicones, a global business unit of DowDuPont Materials Sciences division, launched at Fakuma 2017 (Stand A3-3217), a new Dow Corning® HMB-6301 Masterbatch, more

18 Oct 2017 08:05

During Labelexpo Europe, from September 25 to 28 in Brussels, EyeC presented its complete product assortment of inspection systems for the quality assurance of labels and flexible packaging throughout the entire production process. more

16 Oct 2017 08:42

Packaging specialists have distanced themselves from comments from the former head of major UK supermarket chain Asda advocating that retailers move toward total elimination of plastic more

13 Oct 2017 15:44 1 Comments

Since pioneering the masterbatch market for BOPET film applications, Sukano has never stopped innovating. more

12 Oct 2017 12:29

Innovative Solutions for Flexible Packaging Conference 2017 gathers leading players of the flexible packaging and labelling market and industrial films manufacturers more

11 Oct 2017 10:16

In a big development for the Active Modified Atmospheric Packaging (AMAP) solution by Uflex, the company’s FlexfreshTM liner bag has been accredited by Indian Council of Agricultural Research. more

9 Oct 2017 10:48

The flexible packaging industry is growing in complexity: as the variety of substrates widens and they become increasingly sophisticated, printing inks need to meet numerous, ever more demanding requirements. more

9 Oct 2017 08:11

A few years ago Bistrotea revolutionised the world of tea drinkers with the TPOD (Tea Portion of Design). more

6 Oct 2017 14:12

Consumer and producer responsibility, increasing quality and quantity of collected material, creating demand through recycled content and innovative thinking were all part of the discussion for the record numbers attending the RECOUP conference more

6 Oct 2017 10:27

Coinciding with the 20th anniversary of its first expansion into films extrusion, in the first quarter of 2018 Supravis will launch a new, 11-layer high-barrier cast film line, which will be the most technologically advanced installation of its kind. more

4 Oct 2017 14:46

Sihl presents a new film to the range SIHL FACESTOCK. The PICOFILM WS is a white polyolefin film with a special VIP (Variable Information Printing) top coating for aqueous inkjet printing. more

4 Oct 2017 12:49

Südpack Verpackungen GmbH und Co. KG, one of Europe’s leading providers of flexible packaging solutions, has recently acquired the Seville Flexpack Corporation, based in Oak Creek, Wisconsin. more

4 Oct 2017 08:44

Elisabeth Skoda spoke to representatives from Parkside Flexibles, Sonoco, Ecolean and Tetra Pak to find out more about the latest innovations balancing consumer convenience and sustainability. more

4 Oct 2017 07:36 1 Comments

Ahead of the forum Katrin Schwede, head of communications at European Bioplastics, spoke to Tim Sykes about the key trends and challenges in the renewable plastics market. more

3 Oct 2017 10:47

Cortec® demonstrates ingenuity and innovation with the introduction of EcoWeave®, a highly durable tarp-like film that protects expensive, heavy raw metal materials and finished products against corrosion. more

3 Oct 2017 08:04

Emsur and Eximpack, located in St. Petersburg (Russia), became partners through a partial acquisition one year ago. more

2 Oct 2017 11:00

Hatzopoulos is delighted to announce the expansion of its company’s operations beyond the EU borders with the opening of a new office in North-East USA. more

2 Oct 2017 10:38

On 31st August 2017 Dow and DuPont came together in one of the largest mergers in corporate history. On the eve of the transaction, Tim Sykes visited DuPont in Geneva to profile one half of the new power couple looming over the packaging value chain. more

2 Oct 2017 08:41

The Manel Xifra Boada Technological Centre, Comexi CTec, has more than 1,500 students and continues to consolidate itself as one of the main centres for knowledge in the flexible packaging sector. more

29 Sep 2017 09:05

Speciality packaging solutions provider, Parkside, is now achieving ultra high definition print quality, thanks to pioneering new screening technology developed by Hamillroad Software Ltd., specialists in prepress solutions for the printing industry. more

28 Sep 2017 11:00

The European Tube Manufacturers Association, etma, chose the winners of its annual Tube of the Year competition during this year’s annual meeting of its members at the end of June in Vienna. more

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Fast food lovers are saying Bonjour to crepes and waving goodbye to the humble chip, according to a North East packaging expert. more

22 Jun 2017 08:21