21 janvier 21

Duravant Launches nVenia, a Duravant Operating Company

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifDuravant, a global engineered equipment and automation solutions provider to the food processing, packaging and material handling sectors, announced the introduction of nVenia, a new Operating Company within Duravant’s Packaging Solutions Segment formed by combining Arpac, Hamer-Fischbein and Ohlson into a single entity.

18 janvier 21

BW Integrated Systems announces new promotion

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifBW Integrated Systems, a Barry-Wehmiller packaging company, has promoted Eric Collier to Executive Vice President of Global Commercial Operations. In his six years with the company, Collier has made a significant impact on BW Integrated Systems’ position in the market with clients around the globe, while strengthening the commercial team.

15 janvier 21

Blue Box Partners launches Ecogrip multi-packing bottles

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifBlue Box Partners, the pan-European Alliance of suppliers for corrugated board packaging solutions, has launched Ecogrip, a corrugated alternative to shrink wrap for the multi-packing of a wide range of bottles that builds on the growing consumer demand for sustainable packaging.

14 janvier 21

Herma uses recycled material for its self-adhesive materials

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifCan paper labels, which are made entirely from recycled material, solve the same demanding logistical tasks as labels made from fresh fibres? The self-adhesive specialist Herma conducted a successful large-scale trial on its own behalf – and then completely changed the self-adhesive material in its standardized shipping labels for self-adhesive material rolls. The company produces a total of more than one million of these so-called EPSMA roll labels alone each year.

12 janvier 21

Jindal Films Europe acquired Domo Chemicals

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifJPF Netherlands B.V., the holding company of Jindal Films Europe, an international provider of innovative and sustainable films for flexible packaging industry, has signed an agreement for the acquisition of 100% of the shares in Italy-based nylon film specialist Domo Films Solutions (DFS) from private owned group Domo Chemicals.

6 janvier 21

Avery Dennison acquires Acpo

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAvery Dennison announced today that it has acquired the business of Ohio-based Acpo for the purchase price of $87.6 million, subject to certain post-closing adjustments. The company is a leader in pressure-sensitive overlaminate products for the label and flexible packaging markets and has approximately 170 employees.

5 janvier 21

Mondi unveils a new paper-based diaper packaging for Drylock

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifMondi has launched a new paper EcoWicketBag for Drylock Technologies’ baby diaper ranges, bringing sustainable paper-based packaging to the hygiene market globally. The global hygiene products manufacturer approached Mondi to create a more sustainable alternative to its existing plastic diaper packaging that would travel well, have strong shelf-appeal, and protect the product - while also using renewable resources and significantly reducing its CO2 footprint.

23 décembre 20

H.B. Fuller unveils extreme cold resistant adhesives

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifH.B. Fuller announced readily available adhesive grades with hot melt advanced technology for extreme cold storage of vaccines and medication packaging. Advantra® adhesives provide a secure bond at -70 C with tamper evident fiber tear.

18 décembre 20

Robopac will participate to the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine rollout

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifApproved by the FDA, the Covid-19 vaccine produced by pharmaceutical giant Pfizer will be rolled out throughout the US to fight the pandemic. Pfizer and the US government have agreed on the shipment of 3 million frozen doses to reach all areas of the country.

17 décembre 20

Aranow acquires Altero Recycling Solutions

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTo keep growing within the sector, Aranow Machinery Group announces the acquisition of the company Altero Recycling Solutions, an expert in plastics recycling.

14 décembre 20

Food packaging: A.P. Moller Holding to acquire the Faerch Group

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifA.P. Moller Holding, the parent company of the A.P. Moller Group, has signed an agreement to acquire Faerch, the world’s sustainable food packaging company, from funds managed by Advent International.

10 décembre 20

Cosmoprof Bologna announces its new dates

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe international Cosmoprof Bologna exhibition, the b2b format dedicated to the beauty sector, collecting a community of over 600,000 operators and more than 10,000 companies from all over the world, is ready to confirm its role as special partner for business development.

9 décembre 20

Tjoapack invests over €10m into Etten-Leur facility

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifGlobal contract packaging organisation (CPO), Tjoapack, has announced a €10m+ investment into its packaging and supply chain facility in Etten-Leur, Netherlands over the next two years.

4 décembre 20

Management changes at Herma Self-adhesive Materials division

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifLocated in Filderstadt near Stuttgart (Germany), Herma confirmed a planned change in management. On 1 March 2021 Dr. Guido Spachtholz (47) is to succeed Dr. Thomas Baumgärtner, who is retiring, as managing director and head of the self-adhesive technology specialist’s Self-adhesive Materials division. Dr. Spachtholz will start to familiarise himself with his new roles in Filderstadt, where further major expansion work was recently completed, in January.

2 décembre 20

IMA unveils new machines for paper straws

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe IMA Group, expert in automatic packaging machines, is developing more and more often technologies that offer sustainable solutions, based on waste reduction and the use of materials with a low environmental impact.

1 décembre 20

Greif-Velox reinforces its international expansion

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifGreif-Velox, German manufacturer of full-line packaging machines for solids, powders and liquids supplying customers in 89 countries, has a new location in America. Greif-Velox America LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary based in Sacramento will operate regional sales and service in North, Central and South America.

30 novembre 20

Syntegon Technology opens a new customer center in Germany

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAfter a one-year construction phase, Syntegon Technology inaugurated its new OSD Customer Center in Waiblingen, Germany. The 600 square meter building includes everything customers from Syntegon need for the formulation, development and production of their oral solid dosage (OSD) forms – from cleanrooms and assembly areas to offices, meeting and training rooms.

Duravant acquires Cloud Packaging Solutions

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifDuravant, a global engineering equipment and automation solutions provider to the food processing, packaging and material handling sectors, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Cloud Packaging Solutions from its parent company, Hearthside Food Solutions LLC.

Paper-based recyclable packaging for soft cheese

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAmcor has been awarded with a Silver prize at the 2020 Packaging Innovation Awards, sponsored by Dow. The company has been recognised for its Matrix range, the industry’s first paper-based, paraffin-free and recyclable packaging for soft cheese.

Berry Global launches 100% sugarcane-based HDPE bottle

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifFor its cold-pressed cane water elixir, Bhoomi (which means “Mother Earth” in Sanskrit) switched to a 100% sugarcane-based bottle supplied by Berry Global Inc.

NETHERLANDS: New TF-BOPE film for frozen food

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifCombining a new grade of polyethylene (PE) with innovative production technology, Sabic’s new sustainable film shows advantages over traditional blow PE film solutions, including significantly higher throughput and significant potential for down-gauging.

ITALY: Black and gold aluminum trays for premium ready meals

Texte AlternatifTexte Alternatifi2r Packaging Solutions (Laminazione Sottile Group) has added two trays to their popular Eclipse range, a unique collection of 11 various dimensions of black and gold lacquered, aluminum foil containers designed for the premium ready meal sector.

A diverse collection for cosmetic packaging

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifICS launch a Selfcare Collection featuring several packaging and formulation options for various selfcare categories such as skincare, body care, nail care or hair care.

23 novembre 20

Tekni-Plex increases production capacity for larger-sized medical devices

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTekni-Plex has invested approximately $2 million in a new narrow web, flexographic press to meet printed lidding demands for larger-sized medical devices. The press is located at the company’s Ashland, Massachusetts, facility and is due to be operational in January.

19 novembre 20

Schubert Additive Solutions awarded for its Partbox 3D platform

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThis year’s winners of the Supply Chain Award and the Smart Solutions Award were honoured on 10 November in the context of the EXCHAiNGE 2020 trade fair. The latter was won by Schubert Additive Solutions for its Partbox part streaming platform.

18 novembre 20

Duravant acquires Cloud Packaging Solutions

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifDuravant LLC, a global engineering equipment and automation solutions provider to the food processing, packaging and material handling sectors, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Cloud Packaging Solutions from its parent company, Hearthside Food Solutions LLC. Cloud is a manufacturer of high-speed horizontal flexible packaging equipment headquartered in Des Plaines, IL.

9 novembre 20

Faerch acquires Sirap food packaging business

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifFaerch, supplier of trays for the global food industry and integrated tray recycler, announced the strategic acquisition of the Sirap food packaging business in Italy, Poland and Spain, from Italmobiliare (Italy), and thereby strengthens its PanEuropean footprint.

6 novembre 20

Rondo-Pak expands capacity with eqipment investments

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifRondo-Pak, LLC, joint venture with Körber Pharma, is a provider of folding cartons and printed components for the pharmaceutical, medical device and consumer industries. The company has continued to expand capacity at its primary facilities in Camden, New Jersey and San Juan, Puerto Rico, through infrastructure investment.

5 novembre 20

Digital health: Aptar Pharma acquires the assets of Cohero Health

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAptarGroup announces that it has acquired all operating assets and the proprietary portfolio of Cohero Health, a digital therapeutics company transforming respiratory disease management for asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD). Founded in 2013, New York-based Cohero Health develops innovative digital tools and technologies to improve respiratory care, reduce avoidable costs and optimize medication utilization.

3 novembre 20

New partnership between O-I Glass and Krones AG

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifO-I Glass, Inc. and Germany’s Krones AG signed a strategic collaboration agreement that aims to elevate glass by innovating together and to jointly create solutions for the growing glass market. “For O-I, glass is the preferred packaging solution in a world that increasingly values health, premium products and the environment. Not only does it maintain the integrity of the products and protects the environment, as customers and consumers intend, but it also offers magnificent opportunities for establishing brands and implementing sustainable solutions,” explains Andres Lopez, President and CEO at O-I. “This agreement is the first step that O-I and Krones are taking together in order to offer clients completely integrated, end-to-end solutions in the future.”