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TCL achieves A rating from British Retail Consortium

TCL achieves A rating from British Retail Consortium

September 16, 2014 No Comments »

TCL Packaging has been awarded a top A BRC rating by Lloyds register for its food safety systems and processes at its new 21,300m² factory at Stafford Park, Telford Read More »

Americk Webtech announces £11m investment plan

Americk Webtech announces £11m investment plan

September 15, 2014 No Comments »

Reel-fed label manufacturer Americk Webtech has announced a major new £11m expansion plan Read More »

Rose Forgrove introduces Merlin Blu flow wrapper

September 15, 2014 No Comments »

Rose Forgrove has launched a new flow wrapper with extensive hygienic features Read More »

International Paper to sell three US converting facilities

International Paper to sell three US converting facilities

September 12, 2014 No Comments »

International Paper has agreed to sell three of its largest paperboard converting facilities in the US to North Carolina-based Atlantic Packaging Read More »

New £2m packaging factory opened in Hull

September 12, 2014 No Comments »

Japanese plastic wrapping packaging company Krehalon has opened a £2m factory in Hull Read More »

Kit manufacturers ready for PPMA show

Kit manufacturers ready for PPMA show

September 12, 2014 No Comments »

A raft of exhibitors will be in attendance at the PPMA Show, from a range of industry sectors Read More »

Sidel helps Gulf Coca-Cola bottler save 20% on energy

Sidel helps Gulf Coca-Cola bottler save 20% on energy

September 12, 2014 No Comments »

Al Ahlia Gulf Line has achieved 20% energy savings after upgrading its water production line with Sidel’s ECO Booster services Read More »

Friedheim delivers kit to increase throughput speed at Lexon printers

Friedheim delivers kit to increase throughput speed at Lexon printers

September 11, 2014 No Comments »

Friedheim International has helped boost throughput speed in shrink wrapping at printing firm Lexon Group with installation of new equipment Read More »

Sidel reduces blowing pressure for US Coca-Cola bottler

Sidel reduces blowing pressure for US Coca-Cola bottler

September 10, 2014 No Comments »

Sidel Services has implemented its ECO Booster service on four of Minnesota-based Midwest Coca-Cola’s SBO14/14 blow moulding machines Read More »

Duo Plast aims to save costs

Duo Plast aims to save costs

September 9, 2014 No Comments »

Packaging film manufacturer Duo Plast will be at the PPMA Show with a raft of products Read More »

Endoline to present UK debut for Smart 744 kit

Endoline to present UK debut for Smart 744 kit

September 9, 2014 No Comments »

Endoline Machinery will launch its latest Smart machines, including the UK debut of the 744 Fully Automatic Random Case Sealer Read More »

Olmec sets on-stand challenge for PPMA

September 8, 2014 No Comments »

Olmec UK is inviting visitors to beat a vision system in the popular game of scissors, paper, stone’ at the PPMA Show Read More »

Latest developments in coding from Markem-Imaje

Latest developments in coding from Markem-Imaje

September 5, 2014 No Comments »

Markem-Imaje, which is sponsoring the VIP Area at the PPMA Show, will showcase the latest coding and marking technology Read More »

CCE makes £3.5m investment for Glacéau Smartwater

CCE makes £3.5m investment for Glacéau Smartwater

September 5, 2014 No Comments »

Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE) has announced a £3.5m investment at its Morpeth site and signed up Hollywood actress Jennifer Aniston to promote its Glacéau Smartwater bottled water Read More »

Comexi Group kit to boost production at Envaflex

Comexi Group kit to boost production at Envaflex

September 3, 2014 No Comments »

Comexi Group, the flexible packaging firm, is to install two new Comexi machines at Spanish pre-press, flexography and lamination company Envaflex Read More »