Metal giants Ball and Rexam have confirmed a $3.42bn (£2.3bn) deal with Ardagh Group to sell select metal beverage can facilities in Europe, Brazil and the United States.
The European Container Glass Federation (FEVE) has supported the European Commission’s Circular Economy Package.
Bemis Company has agreed a deal to purchase the medical device packaging operations of Steripack Group, for an undisclosed fee.
Amcor has snapped up the largest flexible packaging business in South America – Alusa in a £304m deal.
Japanese digital printing technology firm Specialase has stepped up efforts to win new business in the Asia-Pacific region.
Smurfit Kappa UK has been awarded a Nestlé UK and Ireland 2016 Supplier Award in the category of Outstanding Service.
Pepsi Cola has launched a new campaign to raise awareness for beverage can recycling in Austria.
Parkside is to invest in its Malaysian operations to offer the same quality as Europe.
Corrugated and plastics giant DS Smith has released a trading update, stating progress is in line with expectations.
Coca-Cola HBC, one of the leading bottlers of The Coca-Cola Company, has reported an increase in volume for 2015.
Constantia Flexibles is investing €4m in new capacity at its manufacturing site in Burgos, Spain.
Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) has announced the acceleration of its Peatland Best Practice Management Project (PBPMP).
India’s plastic packaging industry is set grow from $32bn to $73 billion by 2020, according to a new study.
The European Commission has approved US can giant Ball Corp's planned £4.43bn purchase of Rexam, subject to the divestment of 12 plants.
Quinn Packaging has announced it is to invest over €3m (£2.2m) in a new PET sheet extrusion line.