23 octobre 20

A successful second edition for WeCosmoprof event

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe second edition of WeCosmoprof, the digital event of the international network Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, gathered over 40,000 operators and more than 500 companies who presented their products on the Cosmoprof My Match, WeCosmoprof x Alibaba.com, WeCosmoprof x BORN, and WeCosmoprof x Needl platforms, taking advantage of the services specifically made available by the organizers to meet the needs of individual sectors.

19 octobre 20

New interactive holographic labels for protecting wine products

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe National Office of Vine and Vitivinicultural Products (ONVPV) in Romania, is using the latest in holographic labels from specialist security printer Eltronis, to promote the provenance of its regional wines and protect drinkers from potential counterfeits.

15 octobre 20

GMG launches advanced color solution for HP PageWide digital corrugated presses

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifGMG, a provider of color management solutions for packaging and industrial printing, launches a new solution especially for HP PageWide corrugated presses. GMG’s color management solutions, most notably GMG ColorServer Multicolor, work seamlessly with the HP One Package Workflow Suite to enable converters to make a smooth transition into digital printing.

12 octobre 20

GEA unveils its new vertical SmartPacker CX400 D-Zip

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifGEA will launch in November its new vertical SmartPacker CX400 D-Zip for pre-packaged food products for retail and food service. It combines fast, high-quality operation with maximum flexibility and uptime.

8 octobre 20

IMA Dairy & Food acquires majority stake in Intecma

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe packaging machine group IMA Dairy & Food has signed an agreement to acquire a majority stake in Intecma S.A. based in Sant Just Desvern, Barcelona. The company was previously owned by the managing partner, Manuel Gonzalez, who founded the company 30 years ago.

7 octobre 20

IMA’S event “The Sensing Future Days” are back

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifJust a few months after the successful debut of the very first virtual events marked by innovation, manufacturing processes and top trending topics during the time of social distancing, IMA is back again with a new edition of the Sensing Future Days, open 7-8 October 2020.

6 octobre 20

Bundaberg Brewed Drinks launches first-ever canning line

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe past five years have been a success story for the Craftmate C: since it was premiered at the BrauBeviale 2015, 80 beverage producers have opted for this compact-size can filler from Krones – the majority of them craft breweries in North America. But the Craftmate proves persuasive in the rest of the world, too: Krones has, for instance, delivered six of these machines to Australia in the last three years.

2 octobre 20

Key Technology appoints Marco Azzaretti as Director of Marketing

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifKey Technology, a member of the Duravant family of operating companies, announces the appointment of Marco Azzaretti as Director of Marketing. Azzaretti was previously with Key from 2012 to 2019, most recently as the Automated Inspection Systems Product Manager. In his new role as Director of Marketing, he is responsible for marketing strategies and initiatives that promote the value of the company’s high-performance digital sorting, conveying and process automation solutions worldwide.

1 octobre 20

Decoration: LLFlex acquires Hampden Papers

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifLLFlex – a global leader in packaging materials and industrial laminate solutions for the consumer packaging, building & construction, and wire & cable industries – has acquired the assets of Hampden Papers, a premium paper converter specializing in paper, foil, film, holographic and transfer metalized lamination, sheeting, and embossing.

30 septembre 20

ERO Gluing Systems launches a new electronic gluing system

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifERO is supporting paper bag & sack manufacturing industry by offering glue equipment upgrades to all production lines resulting in important glue savings and reducing maintenance tasks and time.

29 septembre 20

Zotefoams reinforces its team following the launch of ReZorce®

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifNeil Court-Johnston, who has joined Zotefoams in the role of Vice President of Strategy, EMEA, brings a wealth of experience across the FMCG production and packaging sectors, with previous roles including Business Unit Director for Jabil’s European food and beverage business and Commercial Director with responsibility for major clients and business development across EMEA, Asia and North America for Nampak. Prior to that, Neil held senior roles with Nestlé, Mondelez and Northern Foods. He was appointed a Council Member for the British Plastics Federation in 2017.

28 septembre 20

Syntegon Technology and SABIC launch joint packaging concept for frozen food packaging

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifSyntegon Technology and SABIC have developed a sustainable packaging concept for the frozen food industry with a substantial material reduction potential. Their solution comprises the new PHS 2.0 sealing technology from Syntegon and the 20-micrometer thin biaxially oriented polyethylene (BOPE) film from SABIC. Brand owners can now substantially reduce material consumption and increase their output rates by replacing conventionally used low density polyethylene (LDPE) films with BOPE sealed on PHS 2.0 equipment.

22 septembre 20

Stevanato and Bexson collaborate to develop a customized wearable ketamine delivery device

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifItaly-based Stevanato Group, a leading producer of glass primary packaging and provider of integrated capabilities for drug delivery systems, and Bexson Biomedical, Inc., a research stage company developing a subcutaneous ketamine treatment platform for pain management and mental health disorders, announced today that they have signed an agreement.

21 septembre 20

Alpla builds HDPE recycling plant in Mexico

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAlpla Group, a global specialist for packaging solutions and recycling, continues to pursue a strategy of expanding its recycling activities worldwide. The family-owned enterprise from Austria is now building a plant in Mexico for recycling HDPE.

18 septembre 20

BOBST launches a new gravure printing press for flexible materials

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe packaging market is in a profound transformation. Brand Owners expect faster time-to-market and more sustainable solutions. To address these needs, BOBST announces the launch of the EXPERT RS 6003 a new generation gravure printing press, which will enable gravure converters to tackle today’s market challenges.

10 septembre 20

Greiner Packaging unveils K3® cups made from 100% r-PS

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifGreiner Packaging is taking active steps to drive the circular economy forward. One great example is its K3® yogurt cup, which is made from an environmentally friendly cardboard-plastic combination that can be printed with an attractive design.

3 septembre 20

Virospack presents a new 100% natural wood dropper cap

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe Spanish supplier announced that they are the first company to develop a dropper with a single piece wooden cap, thus reducing two processes in its manufacturing and being consequently more respectful of the planet.

2 septembre 20

Pregis introduces AirSpeed Ascent, a new high-pressure air cushioning system

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifPregis, a leading manufacturer of protective packaging, is introducing the AirSpeed® Ascent high-pressure air cushioning system.

27 août 20

Can sector: KHS acquires participation in Ferrum Packaging AG

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe KHS Group and Ferrum AG are intensifying their longstanding cooperation, in particular in the can segment for years. Pending approval from antitrust authorities, KHS GmbH will be acquiring a stake in Ferrum Packaging AG.

24 juillet 20

Engel launches new location in Belgium

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifEngel opened a new sales and service office with its own training centre in Belgium. The injection moulding machine manufacturer and systems solutions provider headquartered in Austria, has once again boosted its customer proximity.

22 juillet 20

Stevanato Group signs an agreement with Colanar for its fill & finish machine

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifItalian-based Stevanato Group, a leading producer of glass primary packaging and provider of integrated capabilities for drug delivery systems has signed an agreement with Colanar, a global leader in small-batch pharma filling machines. Stevanato Group's new US Technology Excellence Center (TEC) in Boston will be equipped with Colanar’s fill & finish machine to perform analytical characterization and determine critical factors impacting container closure systems.

21 juillet 20

Rovema takes over Hassia India

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifRovema signed an agreement to acquire Hassia Packaging Pvt. Ltd, previously part of the IMA S.p.A. Group. The company is firmly established in the mid-price segment, especially in Asia and Africa and, like Rovema, is very active in the food segment. In addition to classic Vertical Form, Fill and Seal machines, Hassia India manufactures technologically powerful multilane sachet Form, Fill and Seal machines, e.g. for packaging liquid detergents or cosmetic products in sachets.

20 juillet 20

Emilio Della Torre appointed Acimga’s vice president

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifEmilio Della Torre, CEO of Simec Group, has been appointed vice president of Acimga, the Italian association representing manufacturers of printing, converting and packaging machines. In line with the articles of the statute, Della Torre was selected by President Aldo Peretti (Uteco Group) among the newly elected board members in the last General Assembly, which saw the election, in addition to Emilio Della Torre, of Saverio Lombardini (Ims Technologies), Andrea Dallavalle (Koenig & Bauer) and Giorgio Petratto (Petratto).

17 juillet 20

Pretium Packaging announces expansion of PET manufacturing platforms

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifPretium Packaging, a leading North American manufacturer of plastic containers and closures, has made a $5 million dollar investment in polyethylene terephthalate (PET) stretch blow molding equipment and infrastructure that spans across 6 of its 19 manufacturing locations.

15 juillet 20

Herma’s two new plants curbs greenhouse gas emissions

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe self-adhesive solutions specialist Herma is now producing about 10,000 tonnes less CO2 a year. In the course of commissioning its two new plants for labelling machines and self-adhesive materials in Filderstadt (Germany), in early 2019 and mid-2020 respectively, the company has completed its transition to green power.

13 juillet 20

IMA closed successfully its event “The Sensing future days”

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifWith its very first virtual event marked by innovation, manufacturing processes and hot topics such as digitalization, green packaging, environment and sustainability, the IMA Group wanted to enhance its presence during the time of social distancing.

10 juillet 20

Mondi Consumer Flexibles to expand printing capacity and portfolio offering in Russia

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe supplier is investing in its flexible packaging plants, in Aramil and Pereslavl in Russia, to provide customers with improved flexibility and a broader portfolio, including sustainable packaging solutions.

9 juillet 20

Bel Group eliminates plastics with the new barrier solution from AR Packaging

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifIn the quest to minimise the use of plastics and yet provide optimal product protection and performance, AR Packaging has developed Safeboard®, a plastic free packaging, which is now used by Bel Group for its Boursin cheese range.

6 juillet 20

Masks: Marchesini Group and the University of Bologna collaborate to create a super filtering material

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifA unique sector prototype enables the production of filtration materials for face masks with greater protection against viruses and bacteria compared to materials currently in use. The technology was created by a multidisciplinary research group at Bologna University in collaboration with Marchesini Group.

3 juillet 20

BASF unveils new Application for trinamiX Near-IR Spectroscopy Solutions

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatiftrinamiX GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of BASF, has developed a new application for its mobile Near-Infrared (NIR) Spectroscopy Solutions related to plastic sorting and recycling. Using trinamiX technology, the diverse compositions of different plastics can now be precisely determined and thus distinguished via the simple use of a portable handheld device that combines trinamiX data analysis with a mobile app. As such, recycling and recyclability are improved, paying off for both the environment and businesses alike.