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Ardagh Glass and Reuse invest £5m in recycling push

Ardagh Glass and Reuse invest £5m in recycling push

July 22, 2014 No Comments »

Ardagh Glass has signed a 15-year agreement with Reuse to increase glass recycling, with the recycler investing £5m in new technology Read More »

UK packaging firm invests £750k in digital technology

UK packaging firm invests £750k in digital technology

July 15, 2014 No Comments »

Connect Packaging has invested £750,000 in state of the art digital printing technology to revolutionise its production process Read More »

Beatson Clark makes £80k investment

Beatson Clark makes £80k investment

July 14, 2014 No Comments »

Glass manufacturer Beatson Clark is now supplying pharmaceutical bottles pre-capped following an £80,000 investment Read More »

EKS-Label chooses SPGPrints’ DSI digital UV-inkjet press

EKS-Label chooses SPGPrints’ DSI digital UV-inkjet press

July 11, 2014 No Comments »

German self-adhesive label converter EKS-Label has invested in an eight-colour DSI (Digital System Integration) UV-inkjet press from SPGPrints Read More »

UNI Packaging boosts capability with HP digital press investment

UNI Packaging boosts capability with HP digital press investment

July 7, 2014 No Comments »

Flexible packaging group UNI Packaging has installed a HP Indigo 20000 Digital Press at its ICPACK facility in Périgny, France Read More »

Chesapeake Greenford adds Rapida 106 as part of £3m investment

Chesapeake Greenford adds Rapida 106 as part of £3m investment

July 4, 2014 No Comments »

Chesapeake Greenford has chosen the latest KBA Rapida 106 four-colour B1 press as part of a £3m investment programme. Read More »

PeterLynn upgrades to Xeikon 3300 label press

PeterLynn upgrades to Xeikon 3300 label press

July 4, 2014 No Comments »

Label printer PeterLynn has upgraded its 2012 Xeikon digital colour press purchase to cope with the increased volume of label production Read More »

Sherwood Press installs new folder gluer packing system

Sherwood Press installs new folder gluer packing system

July 3, 2014 No Comments »

The Sherwood Press Group has installed a new Ergosa 8C Universal folder gluer packing system, supplied by ipack solutions Read More »

International Paper rolls out $60m investment with launch of Alaska Plus

International Paper rolls out $60m investment with launch of Alaska Plus

July 2, 2014 No Comments »

International Paper (IP) has launched a new coated paperboard product which it says represents a significant weight reduction in GC2 paperboard Read More »

Superfoods power £350,000 investment at Welsh co-packer

Superfoods power £350,000 investment at Welsh co-packer

July 2, 2014 No Comments »

Contract packing firm Complete Core Business Solutions has invested £350,000 in new kit following strong growth from the organic and superfood market business. Read More »

Beck machines help OCS wrap fresh blankets for air travellers

Beck machines help OCS wrap fresh blankets for air travellers

July 2, 2014 No Comments »

Facilities management services provider OCS Group is helping re-use in-flight passenger blankets using wrapping machines from Beck Packautomaten Read More »

API Foils invests £5m to boost production

API Foils invests £5m to boost production

June 30, 2014 No Comments »

API Foils has announced a £5m investment plan to boost production of decorative foils from its Livingston manufacturing base to meet increased demand Read More »

Tetra Pak completes €60m upgrade at Turkish facility

Tetra Pak completes €60m upgrade at Turkish facility

June 16, 2014 No Comments »

Tetra Pak has announced a further investment of €36m (£28.6m) in its packaging material plant in Izmir, Turkey Read More »

Dempson in expansion drive with new Bradford premises

June 12, 2014 No Comments »

Paper bag manufacturer Dempson has opened a new warehouse and distribution centre in Bradford, as part of a number of upcoming new investments Read More »

Eagle Systems installs Cold Foil system at Farmografica

Eagle Systems installs Cold Foil system at Farmografica

June 11, 2014 No Comments »

Eagle Systems has completed installation of its Eco-Eagle Cold Foil system at the Argentinian headquarters of Farmografica Read More »