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Smurfit Kappa and BiBoViNo deliver quality wines in Bag-in-Box

Smurfit Kappa and BiBoViNo deliver quality wines in Bag-in-Box

Smurfit Kappa and specialised wine shops company BiBoViNo, have partnered to deliver high-end wines in Bag-in-Box packaging.

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Rexam completes acquisition of majority stake in UAC

Rexam completes acquisition of majority stake in UAC

Rexam has completed the acquisition of a 51% stake in beverage can maker United Arab Can Manufacturing (UAC) for $122m (£81m).

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Smurfit Kappa boss retains European CEO of the Year award

Smurfit Kappa boss retains European CEO of the Year award

Smurfit Kappa's Gary McGann has again been awarded European CEO of the Year by global pulp and paper industry investment analysts and portfolio managers.

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International Paper Foodservice invests in new technology

International Paper Foodservice invests in new technology

International Paper Foodservice Europe has completed its multi-million pound investment programme at its factory in Winsford, Cheshire.

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Gordian supplies strappers for Game

Gordian supplies strappers for Game

Gordian Strapping has supplied seven fully automated strapping machines to retailer Game at its distribution centre in Basingstoke.

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Packaging Innovations 2015 | Glossop returns with ‘Superheroes’

Packaging Innovations 2015 | Glossop returns with ‘Superheroes’

Glossop Cartons is getting ready to fly into action at Packaging Innovations at Birmingham’s NEC where the Packaging Superheroes will unleash their latest solutions and carton concepts.

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Label&Print 2015 | Fujifilm to showcase the ‘power of inkjet’

Label&Print 2015 | Fujifilm to showcase the ‘power of inkjet’

Fujifilm will be showcasing the ‘power of inkjet’ for label & packaging applications at Label&Print 2015 which is co-located with Packaging Innovations.

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Government to introduce legislation on tobacco plain packaging

Government to introduce legislation on tobacco plain packaging

The UK government has announced plans to introduce legislation on plain packaging for cigarettes before the general election.

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Features

Packaging in 2015 | Spotlight on… Rigid Plastics

Packaging in 2015 | Spotlight on… Rigid Plastics

Simon Creasey discovers how converters and packaging specifiers are innovating to improve rigid plastics’ sustainability story and making businesses in the sector stronger than ever

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Smart packs for rugged look

Smart packs for rugged look

Today’s male consumer is into all manner of tinctures, potions and lotions to keep themselves looking pristine. Simon Creasey finds out how major brands are tapping into this ever growing...

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Novamont pushes for a bioplastic future

Novamont pushes for a bioplastic future

Italian manufacturer of biodegradable bioplastics Novamont is in the midst of a major investment drive in the latest technology Waqas Qureshi met chief excutive Catia Bastioli at its Porto Torres...

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Packaging in 2015 | Spotlight on… Flexible Plastics

Packaging in 2015 | Spotlight on… Flexible Plastics

Flexible plastic packaging is buoyant as it benefits from greater demand for pouches and snacks and adapts to demands for new patterns of production. Sally Cousins reports

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Raj Bhardwaj: Growth, consolidation and uncertainty in 2015

Raj Bhardwaj: Growth, consolidation and uncertainty in 2015

A look at what's on the horizon this year in the corrugated market.

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Supermarket sweep: intriguing innovations in packaging

Supermarket sweep: intriguing innovations in packaging

In the third of her Supermarket Sweep series of articles, Kate Fischer of Sun Branding Solutions examines packaging's innovations.

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Packaging in 2015 | Converter Viewpoint

Packaging in 2015 | Converter Viewpoint

Gareth Jenkins, managing director, DS Smith Packaging, foresees big changes in the industry this year.

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Packaging in 2015 | Converter Viewpoint

Packaging in 2015 | Converter Viewpoint

Jarek Zasadzinski, chief executive, Greiner Packaging, takes an informed look at the year ahead.

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Design

United Biscuits launches new pack design for Jacob’s

United Biscuits launches new pack design for Jacob’s

United Biscuits (UB), the international manufacturer of biscuits and cakes, has announced the introduction of...

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Environment

L’Oreal to review green impact of labels

L’Oreal to review green impact of labels

L’Oreal Americas and Avery Dennison are collaborating to identify and reduce the environmental impacts of...

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Equipment

TCL Packaging invests in new solvent-free laminator

TCL Packaging invests in new solvent-free laminator

TCL Packaging has installed and commissioned a new Laminastar 4 solvent-free laminator from French manufacturer...

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