27 avril 17

Rafesa becomes a part of Beauty Cluster Barcelona

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatfThe company specialists in distribution of packaging for perfumery and cosmetic Rafesa has become part of the Beauty Cluster Barcelona, group of companies and organizations connected to the beauty and health care.

26 avril 17

Interpack 2017 : Valmatic presents a new machine dedicated to single-dose packaging

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfThe Italian company Valmaticy will present at the Düsseldorf trade fair an innovative solution for single-dose packaging that has been designed for those who produce directly and for contractors. the solution is suitable for a range of different sectors, including the food, cosmetic, chemical and pharmaceutical industries.

25 avril 17

Interpack 2017 : IMA Active will present its new continuous tablet coating equipment

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfIMA Active is working on the continuous process by rethinking currently known technologies in order to bring new proposals for customers to the market as quickly as possible.

24 avril 17

Scholle IPN opens flexible packaging plant in India

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfScholle IPN, a global leader in flexible packaging solutions, has opened of a new facility in Palghar, India. The 6,000 square meter facility is outfitted with 25 injection molding machines and automatic bag-making machines for manufacture of aseptic bag-in-box packaging.

21 avril 17

Interpack 2017 : Schubert will be presenting the first phase target of its emerging GRIPS world digital platform

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfSchubert will be presenting the first phase target of its emerging digital platform. It includes the data box which was developed in house and which will complement the TLM packaging machines in the future, by analysing key system data.

20 avril 17

Interpack 2017 : Jindal Films will present many solutions

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfJindal Films, a global leader in the development and manufacture of specialty films for the flexible packaging and labeling markets, will show many solutions at interpack. The company also will present these recently investissements in Europe : its new Global Technology Innovation Center in Virton (Belgium) inaugurated in March and its new metallizing capabilities at its site in Brindisi (Italy).

19 avril 17

Interpack 2017 : 1Blow will show a compact and versatile PET blow-moulding machine

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfThe french company 1Blow will present the new generation of blow moulding machines for production of PET bottles, «Green BLOW».

18 avril 17

Metpack : Conference convinces with top-class programme

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfFrom May 2 to 6 the world's leading fair Metpack at Messe Essen will set new standards for the metal packaging sector. In addition to the range offered by the over 300 exhibitors, the Metpack Conference on the second day of the fair will promote knowledge transfer and serve as a valuable networking forum.

12 avril 17

Interpack 2017 : Multisorb Technologies to showcase the Uhlmann bottle line IBC 150 with fully-integrated MultiPacket System Dispenser

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfMultisorb Technologies and Uhlmann Pac-Systeme GmbH & Co. KG will be exhibiting their bottle line IBC 150 featuring a fully-integrated Multisorb MultiPacket™ system dispenser.

French Munksjö site receives ISO 22000 Food Safety certification

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfThe Rottersac production site in France of Munksjö, a manufacturer of advanced specialty papers, has been awarded ISO 22000:2005 certification by SGS for its Food Safety Management System.

11 avril 17

Interpack 2017 : IMA Group’s latest innovations

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifOn the booth of Ima Group, visitors will discover what’s new from IMA for the pharmaceutical, cosmetics, tea, coffee and food industries. A special area will be dedicated to IMA Digital, which summarises all of the projects that represent IMA's commitment to the evolution towards the Smart Factory and Smart Products.

10 avril 17

Interpack 2017 : Schütz will be present

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfSchütz will be present with new products and will provide more information about the sustainable recycling system Ecobulk/Recobulk.

“Circular by Nature” - new Fefco campaign

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfOn the end of March, Fefco participated in a high-level forum discussing the role of packaging in the Circular Economy. The debate, organised by EURACTIV with the support of FEFCO, attracted around 80 participants from EU authorities, NGOs, industry and other EU stakeholders.

7 avril 17

Interpack 2017 : on the Bosch’s booth, 3,500 m² full of innovations

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifBosch will present many solutions for food, pharmaceutical and industry 4.0. More details on the special website Boschatinterpack.

Silgan completes acquisition of dispensing systems business

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfSilgan Holdings announced the acquisition of WestRock’s Home, Health and Beauty (HH&B) dispensing business on January 23, 2017. That acquisition was made official yesterday. From now on, the HH&B business will operate as Silgan Dispensing Systems, and while the company name will change, its priorities, products, and business structure are very much aligned with how Silgan views its businesses.

6 avril 17

interpack : Barry-Wehmiller introduces BW Packaging Solutions to Europe

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifBarry-Wehmiller is using this tagline to describe their new initiative, BW Packaging Solutions, launched recently “The names you know. The service you trust. Multiplied”.

5 avril 17

SCI announces closing of Mauser Group acquisition

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfStone Canyon Industries, LLC- SCI, has closed its previously announced purchase agreement to acquire Mauser Group N.V., a global supplier of rigid packaging products and services for industrial use, from Clayton, Dubilier & Rice . The all-cash transaction is valued at approximately $2.3 billion.

Mergers : Commission clears merger between Dow and DuPont, subject to conditions

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfThe European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed merger between US-based chemical companies Dow and DuPont. The approval is conditional in particular on the divestiture of major parts of DuPont's global pesticide business, including its global R&D organisation.

4 avril 17

ABB to acquire B&R

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfABB acquires B&R, the largest independent provider focused on product- and software-based, open-architecture solutions for machine and factory automation worldwide. B&R, founded in 1979 by Erwin Bernecker and Josef Rainer is headquartered in Eggelsberg, Austria, employs more than 3,000 people, including about 1,000 R&D and application engineers. It operates across 70 countries, generating sales of more than $600 million (2015/16) in the $20 billion machine and factory automation market segment. The purchase price is not disclosed, multiple in line with peer valuations. The transaction is expected to close in summer 2017, subject to customary regulatory clearances.

3 avril 17

Goss acquires Graphic Automation Controls, Inc

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfAs part of its ongoing strategy to establish industry partnerships that deliver value-added solutions for its customers, Goss International acquires Graphic Automation Controls, Inc. (GAC) in an asset transaction.

31 mars 17

Optima Packaging Machines : 80% of the group’s revenue is generated abroad

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfThe 2016 business year ended with revenue of 340 Million Euro for the OPTIMA packaging group GmbH (in 2015 of 330 Million Euro). More than 80% of the OPTIMA packaging group’s revenue is generated abroad.

30 mars 17

Synerlink S.A. acquires fill-seal manufacturer Ermi

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfSynerlink S.A., supplier of packaging technology for the food industry, is expanding with the acquisition of Ermi, a manufacturer of ultra-clean and aseptic fill-seal bottle and cup fillers for milk, desserts, yogurt and juices.

29 mars 17

Ball Corporation sells Paint and General Line Plant in Ohio

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfBall Corporation announced the sale of its paint and general line can manufacturing facility in Hubbard, Ohio, to U.S.-based BWAY Corporation.

28 mars 17

Britvic develops a bottle made of wood fibre

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatfBritvic, the owner of major soft drinks brands including Robinsons squash, J20 and Fruit Shoot, and the PepsiCo bottler in the UK, has taken significant steps towards exploring wood fibre bottles as a viable packaging option for multiple sectors.

27 mars 17

Aptar Pharma inaugurates Congers site expansion In US

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatfSitued in Congers NY, Aptar Pharma’s newly-expanded, state-of-the-art manufacturing capabilities will be used to complete premium injectable elastomeric component manufacturing, enabling Aptar Pharma to better serve its North American pharmaceutical customers.

24 mars 17

A&R Carton signed partnership agreement in Pakistan

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfA&R Carton AB, Lund, Sweden, a member of the leading European packaging company AR Packaging, and Packages Limited, Lahore, Pakistan, have signed a strategic partnership agreement. The objective of this agreement is to establish a cooperation in the manufacture, procurement, sale and marketing in Pakistan and neighbouring markets of packaging made out of cardboard or other materials in combination with cardboard.

23 mars 17

Medecines : Commission report recommends improvements to package leaflets

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatfThe medicines we buy in the EU contain a package leaflet which should provide us - the user. EU rules in place since 2001 ensure this. The Commission publishes a report to the European Parliament and the Council on current shortcomings in the summary of product characteristics, and puts forward recommendations on how they could be improved to better meet the needs of patients and healthcare professionals.

22 mars 17

Huhtamaki unveils Adtone cup with digital content

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatfHuhtamaki Foodservice Europe-Asia-Oceania introduced Adtone™, a single-use paper cup with digitalized connection.

21 mars 17

Bobst integrated AlOx solution helps Covinil to enter new markets

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfThe spanish converter Covinil is the first company to invest in the new Bobst Integrated Solution for the conversion of AlOx high barrier transparent films.

17 mars 17

Avantium celebrates its listing on Euronext Amsterdam and Brussels and raises € 119 million €

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatfEuronext Amsterdam and Euronext Brussels yesterday welcomed Avantium (ticker code : AVTX), a leading chemical technology company and forerunner in renewable chemistry. The listing follows the company’s successful Initial Public Offering (IPO), with a total offering of € 119 million.