British Polythene Industries (BPI) is to slim down parts of its business to stay more competitive.
News on flexible plastic packaging, manufacture, design and materials
Chief cashier of the Bank of England Victoria Cleland has opened Innovia Films’ new Bubble 8, Clarity C line.
Americk Packaging has snapped up the packaging division of the Adare Group, Adare Advantage.
European bioplastic manufacturer EcoCortec has launched the multifunctional Corpak Static Dissipative Bubble film.
The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has ruled against an Ohio-based plastics film maker for its biodegradable claims.
European food and beverage service packaging manufacturers have repeated their concerns of dangerous packaging sourced outside the EU.
Packaging firm Holmes Mann has improved fleet efficiency by implementing a telematics system from Masternaut.
Clondalkin Flexible Packaging has invested new die cutting equipment at its facility in Kirchberg, Switzerland.
Enercon Industries has won an award for its work with Unilever on Hellmann’s Mayonnaise Squeeze bottle.
Amcor has worked with UK charity ColaLife to create packaging that enables life-saving medicine to reach remote villages in Africa.
The British Plastics Federation and the Packaging and Films Association are setting up a new plastics and flexible packaging group.
DS Smith Plastics has announced the appointment of Kevin Grogan as chief executive of its Flexible Packaging business.
WRAP has been named by retailer Wilko as one of the charities to receive funding from the new 5p carrier bag charge.
Plastics News Europe’s annual conference is set examine polymer price and supply issues.
Flexible packaging company Parkside has opened a £500,000 New Product Development Suite and laboratory facility.