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Cosmopack announces dates for New York trade fair

July 25, 2014 No Comments »

Cosmopack, the trade fair for the beauty industry’s production chain will be making its New York debut 22-23 September 2014 at the Trump Soho Hotel. Read More »

Florida copacker introduces ‘revolutionary’ Sustainable Packaging product

Florida copacker introduces ‘revolutionary’ Sustainable Packaging product

July 22, 2014 No Comments »

Versatile Packagers has launched a new line of what it describes as environmentally, cost efficient product solutions called Sustainable Packaging Read More »

G3 Enterprises calls new Nilpeter press ‘game changer’

G3 Enterprises calls new Nilpeter press ‘game changer’

July 14, 2014 No Comments »

G3 Enterprises in Modesto, California has added an 11-colour Nilpeter FA-4 multi-substrate flexo press to their plant Read More »

Tetra Pak pushes for responsible material sourcing

Tetra Pak pushes for responsible material sourcing

July 11, 2014 No Comments »

Tetra Pak is calling on the packaging industry to ensure responsible material sourcing and move forward from just recycling through weight reduction and disposal Read More »

Digital packaging and labelling market to reach $8bn in 2014

July 10, 2014 No Comments »

The global digital packaging and labelling market will reach $8.02bn (£4.68bn) in 2014, according to a new report by business intelligence provider Visiongain Read More »

Ravenwood linerless to bring big-screen demos to LabelExpo

Ravenwood linerless to bring big-screen demos to LabelExpo

July 8, 2014 No Comments »

Linerless labelling specialist Ravenwood Packaging will be showcasing its converting and labelling technology at LabelExpo in Chicago Read More »

International Paper stock forecast to surge over next 12 months

International Paper stock forecast to surge over next 12 months

July 1, 2014 No Comments »

International Paper (IP) could see shares rise up to 40% in the next 12 months, according to American financial magazine Barron's. Read More »

Domino records double-digit growth in Europe and Asia

Domino records double-digit growth in Europe and Asia

June 24, 2014 No Comments »

Domino Printing Sciences has recorded an 11% hike in sales this year, with profit before tax reaching £25.9m Read More »

Smurfit Kappa in customer brand strategy push

Smurfit Kappa in customer brand strategy push

June 19, 2014 No Comments »

Smurfit Kappa is to launch a new global brand strategy across 32 countries as it looks to consolidate its position in the packaging industry Read More »

Ranpak owners consider $1bn sale

Ranpak owners consider $1bn sale

June 13, 2014 No Comments »

US private equity investment firm Odyssey Investment Partners is said to be considering a sale of Ranpak, which could value the protective paper packaging producer at around $1bn Read More »

Graphic Packaging completes acquisition of Benson Group

Graphic Packaging completes acquisition of Benson Group

May 28, 2014 1 Comment »

US packaging giant Graphic Packaging International has completed the acquisition of UK-based Benson Group in a £99m deal Read More »

Sabe opts for SIG Combibloc filling technology

Sabe opts for SIG Combibloc filling technology

May 9, 2014 No Comments »

Brazilian dairy company Sabe Alimentos Ltda has chosen filling technology from SIG Combibloc at its Muribeca premises in the state of Sergipe Read More »

JDO designs look for Unilever’s new range of Dove products

JDO designs look for Unilever’s new range of Dove products

April 24, 2014 No Comments »

JDO Brand Design & Innovation has created premium pack designs for Unilever’s new Dove Advanced Hair Series for the US market Read More »

Kraft recalls US hot dogs due to faulty labelling

April 22, 2014 No Comments »

Kraft Foods Group is voluntarily recalling around 43,000kg of hot dogs in the US because they may have been sold in the wrong packaging, with incorrect labelling Read More »

Clondalkin Pharma & Healthcare achieves PS9000:2011

April 22, 2014 No Comments »

Clondalkin Pharma & Healthcare has become the first pharmaceutical printed packaging company to achieve the PS9000:2011 pharmaceutical quality standard certification in North America and across all of its global manufacturing... Read More »