Jayplas has announced plans for a £2.5m investment in new extrusion, print and conversion equipment for its packaging division.
News on rigid plastic packaging, manufacture, design and materials
M&H Plastics, part of the RPC Group of companies, has produced four new standards which are now available, from 50ml to 200ml.
Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE) has announced it is to invest £6m in its Scottish operations this year.
A Novamont-led bio-based industries initiative to stimulate growth and employment has been awarded €17m of EU funding.
Procter & Gamble (P&G) Fabric Care has launched a new environmental initiative which will see 230 million bottles made out of ‘Post Consumer Recyclate’ (PCR) recycled packaging.
MOCAP, of Park Hills, Missouri, has successfully completed the acquisition of William Beckett Plastic Packaging of Sheffield.
German investment group Aurelius has snapped up Plastics recycling firm Regain Polymers for an undisclosed fee.
Almost half (47%) of UK consumers would like brands and stores to provide more food safety and ingredient information.
Linpac is selling its Balkan distribution businesses to Bomark as part of a new supply and distribution agreement.
The British Plastics Federation (BPF) is dismayed at the decision by Selfridges to remove plastic water bottles from sale.
The expected closure of Euro Closed Loop Recycling has raised many concerns among those in the plastics recycling industry.
Euro Closed Loop Recycling is on the verge of closure, owner Euro Capital Group has announced.
Greiner Packaging has acquired a 51% majority stake in the Turkish firms Teknik Plastik and Teknik IML, for an undisclosed fee.
Plastipak Packaging has completed the purchase of APPE, following its winning €360m bid in May.
The US team behind nanotechnology to get every last drop of sauce out of a bottle has secured a licensing deal with a food manufacturer.