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Amcor partners with Save Food at Interpack 2014

Amcor partners with Save Food at Interpack 2014

April 23, 2014 No Comments »

Amcor, the global flexibles and rigid plastics packaging company, will demonstrate at Interpack how packaging is a partner in reducing global food waste – ‘from the farm to the fork’ Read More »

Seda UK boosted by London Coffee Festival sponsorship

Seda UK boosted by London Coffee Festival sponsorship

April 23, 2014 No Comments »

Seda UK, the British arm of global packaging manufacturer for food brands Seda Group, has sponsored the London Coffee Festival for a fourth time Read More »

RKW Group acquires Hyplast

April 17, 2014 No Comments »

Agricultural and plastic films producer RKW Group has acquired Belgian plastics manufacturer Hyplast, after approval by the German Anti-Trust Commission Read More »

Glenroy supplies flexible packaging for Haitian aid project

Glenroy supplies flexible packaging for Haitian aid project

April 17, 2014 No Comments »

Wisconsin-based Glenroy, manufacturer of flexible packaging, is providing packaging material for HopeGel - a nutrient and calorie-dense protein gel designed to aid children suffering from severe acute malnutrition Read More »

GWP Packaging to support Swindon Foodbank through 2014

April 17, 2014 No Comments »

Protective Packaging firm GWP Packaging has adopted Swindon Foodbank as its chosen charity for the Read More »

M&M supplies Easy-Lock polyethylene reclosable system

M&M supplies Easy-Lock polyethylene reclosable system

April 17, 2014 No Comments »

M&M is supplying the Easy-Lock by Aplix polyethylene reclosable system designed for flexible packaging Read More »

Parkside Flexibles wins second RoSPA award

April 17, 2014 No Comments »

Parkside Flexibles (Europe) has had its approach to occupational safety and health recognised for the second year in succession Read More »

Insulated medical bags answers pizza delivery requirements

Insulated medical bags answers pizza delivery requirements

April 15, 2014 No Comments »

Versapak, tamper evident packaging manufacturer, is supplying Spain’s Telepizza with packaging that utilises insulation technology from its medical bags to help deliver pizzas Read More »

Plastique moves to custom-designed moulded pulp packaging

April 15, 2014 No Comments »

Plastique, designers & manufacturers of rigid plastic packaging and thermoformed packaging products, has started to manufacture custom-designed moulded pulp packaging Read More »

Global consumption of PET packaging forecast to reach 20m tonnes by 2019

Global consumption of PET packaging forecast to reach 20m tonnes by 2019

April 14, 2014 No Comments »

A new report from an ongoing series of packaging market forecasts from Smithers Pira predicts that by 2019 global consumption of PET packaging will grow to over 20 million tonnes Read More »

Italian bottler invests in Sidel’s new aseptic combined blow fill cap

Italian bottler invests in Sidel’s new aseptic combined blow fill cap

April 14, 2014 No Comments »

Fonti Di Posina has become the first bottling company in Italy to invest in Sidel’s new combined blow fill cap solution with dry preform decontamination – Combi Predis Read More »

RPC launches premium on-the-move drinking cup

RPC launches premium on-the-move drinking cup

April 11, 2014 No Comments »

A new on-the-move drinking cup from RPC Bramlage has been launched, designed for optimised branding with hi-tech in-mould labelling Read More »

Rohrer to present R760 blister machine at the Interpack

Rohrer to present R760 blister machine at the Interpack

April 11, 2014 No Comments »

Swiss developer of tools and machines for packaging Rohrer will be presenting the modular R760 blister machine at the Interpack Read More »

Jindal’s wide film range on show at Interpack

April 11, 2014 No Comments »

Jindal Films will display its broad portfolio of oriented polypropylene (OPP) and polyolefin (PO) films for packaging Read More »

Huhtamaki makes push for tumblers during football World Cup

Huhtamaki makes push for tumblers during football World Cup

April 10, 2014 No Comments »

Huhtamaki is promoting its CE-marked plastic tumblers in the run up to the football World Cup this summer Read More »