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Brown Bear packaging firm snapped up by EuroFoods

Brown Bear packaging firm snapped up by EuroFoods

April 17, 2014 No Comments »

Cwmbran-based food packaging firm Brown Bear Food has been acquired by Newport-based Euro Foods, saving 40 jobs Read More »

Tetra Pak filling machine boosts production at Chinese dairy

April 16, 2014 No Comments »

Tetra Pak has helped boost production and reduce operational costs at Mengniu, a Chinese dairy producing premium flavoured milk Latte Read More »

International Paper invests $60m in Polish paper mill rebuild

International Paper invests $60m in Polish paper mill rebuild

April 11, 2014 No Comments »

International Paper has restarted its coated paperboard machine at its Polish Kwidzyn mill after the completion of the machine rebuild Read More »

New board from Smurfit Kappa tackles oil migration

April 8, 2014 No Comments »

Smurfit Kappa has developed a new board which it says prevents the migration of mineral oil hydrocarbons from packaging into food products Read More »

Iggesund chief executive unveils new senior management team

Iggesund chief executive unveils new senior management team

April 7, 2014 No Comments »

Iggesund Paperboard has revealed a major restructure in its senior management intended to set it up for growth across European and world markets Read More »

St Neot’s Packaging to invest £9m and create new jobs

St Neot’s Packaging to invest £9m and create new jobs

April 7, 2014 No Comments »

St Neot’s Packaging, Cambridgeshire packaging manufacturer for the fast food and retail industries, has agreed a £9.15m funding package with Santander Corporate & Commercial to boost production and create additional... Read More »

Processing and packaging systems boost Tetra Pak sales

April 4, 2014 No Comments »

Tetra Pak has reported net sales for 2013 of €11.1bn (£9.17bn) – up 3.5% from 2012 in comparable terms Read More »

Sappi unveils €61m Alfeld mill paper machine rebuild

Sappi unveils €61m Alfeld mill paper machine rebuild

April 3, 2014 No Comments »

Sappi Fine Paper Europe, European producer of coated fine paper, has inaugurated the €61m transformation of its Alfeld Mill PM2 papermaking machine Read More »

Belfast’s Delta Packaging creates 100 jobs with £40m investment

Belfast’s Delta Packaging creates 100 jobs with £40m investment

March 26, 2014 No Comments »

Northern Irish cartons group Delta Print and Packaging has created 100 new jobs through a £40m investment including a factory extension Read More »

Design student wins CartonVille competition

March 17, 2014 No Comments »

BPIF Cartons has handed a prize to a design student as part of its CartonVille campaign, showcased at last month’s Packaging Innovations show Read More »

Tetra Pak makes progress towards 2020 environmental targets

Tetra Pak makes progress towards 2020 environmental targets

March 7, 2014 No Comments »

Tetra Pak has announced it has made progress in 2013 towards its 2020 environmental targets, focusing on developing sustainable products, reducing environmental footprint across the value chain and increasing recycling Read More »

Stora Enso launches upgraded version of MediaCard layer board

Stora Enso launches upgraded version of MediaCard layer board

February 25, 2014 No Comments »

Stora Enso, the Finnish pulp and paper manufacturer, has launched a new version of its MediaCard, a single layer board with a double silk coated surface Read More »

Doric Anderton gains BRC certification

Doric Anderton gains BRC certification

February 24, 2014 No Comments »

Manchester-based supplier of paper and board products, Doric Anderton, has been awarded the BRC Global Standard for Storage and Distribution, following investment in a 10,000 sq ft warehousing and distribution... Read More »

Pankaboard opens new office in Russia

February 24, 2014 No Comments »

Finnish cartonboard producer Pankaboard is expanding its international presence with a new sales office in St Petersburg, Russia Read More »

Graphic Packaging International buys Benson Group in £99m deal

Graphic Packaging International buys Benson Group in £99m deal

February 19, 2014 No Comments »

US packaging firm Graphic Packaging International has announced a major deal to buy UK food and healthcare packaging company Benson Group Read More »