Leeds Vacuum Formers (LVF) has invested £1m which it says will enable it to double its turnover within the next five years.
Investment & installations
News on investment and equipment installations at packaging manufacturers, packing operations and materials suppliers
Binding and print finishing company Larkbeare Services has upgraded its cutting capabilities with the installation of a Baumann-Wohlenberg 115 high speed cutter.
Elanders UK has more than trebled the size of its Elanders Packaging operation in Scotland with a site relocation.
Speciality paper manufacturer Munksjoe has announced an investment programme at its paper mill in Rottersac, France.
Coveris has invested in two new flexographic printing presses to support growth in the UK food operation as well as new markets.
DS Smith’s UK packaging division has made a £12m investment within its sheetfeeding business.
Frimpeks has commissioned a new 1500mm Pagendarm acrylic coating line at its new plant in Suffolk.
South American packaging trade fair Fispal Tecnologia has launched its 31st edition this week in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Marchesini Group has acquired Multipack – the end-of-line pharmaceutical and cosmetic packaging machinery manufacturer.
UNI Packaging has ordered a second HP Indigo 20000 digital press at its digital facility in Périgny, France.
Loma Systems has been applauded by Rannoch Smokery for high levels of service and support following the installation of two of its IQ3 Metal Detectors.
Pulse Flexible Packaging has announced the completion of a successful first year as an independent business following a management buyout.
Rigid Containers’ 1.8m corrugator purchased earlier this year is due to be started up at its Wellington plant during July.
SIG Combibloc has launched the R-CAM robotic magazine for high-speed filling machines that fill up to 24,000 carton packs per hour.
K-1 Packaging Group has purchased a 22” Nilpeter FA-6 press specifically to meet the company’s growing flexible packaging business.