Central Ink Corporation Signs Partnership and Acquisition Agreements

US-based Central Ink Corporation has signed agreements to further expand the company to markets outside of North America.

Posted by on 29 August 2014 | 10:01 am

Obaly Morava installs HP’s corrugated packaging solution

Czech Republic-based Obaly Morava has deployed HP's high-speed inkjet corrugated packaging solution for the digital pre-printing of high-quality corrugated liners.

Posted by on 28 August 2014 | 6:00 pm

Dantex Truepress Open Days

Dantex is to hold an open house event to showcase the Truepress Jet L350UV Digital Label Press and would like to extend an invitation to anyone interested in finding out more to visit their Bradford, West Yorkshire, UK offices on 17 and 18 September.

Posted by on 28 August 2014 | 8:57 am

Duo UK to manufacture 100% recyclable sugarcane mailing bags

Polythene bag manufacturer Duo UK has been selected by polymer distribution company Resin Trade to manufacture 100% recyclable sugarcane mailing bags from completely renewable sources.

Posted by on 28 August 2014 | 2:23 am

BillerudKorsnäs invests $126m in mill expansion

BillerudKorsnäs, a Swedish manufacturer of renewable packaging material, has invested around SEK900m ($126m) to expand its mills at Frövi and Rockhammar.

Posted by on 28 August 2014 | 2:10 am

Inside Packaging Magazine: Issue 18

The latest issue of Inside Packaging features laser labeling technology, current beer trends, innovative new cup holding solutions and much more

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 5:29 am

Boxsizer introduces new packaging solution for online retailers

UK-based Boxsizer has introduced a new packaging solution called Random Box Sizer that allows online retailers to pack their products in a lighter and more efficient way.

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 5:10 am

Sealed Air uses Cardia compostable film for biodegradable cushion bags

Protective packaging manufacturer Sealed Air has used compostable films from Cardia Bioplastics for the development of its new PakNatural biodegradable cushion bags.

Posted by on 26 August 2014 | 6:00 pm

NiceLabel Announces New VP and General Manager EMEA

NiceLabel, the world's leading developer of barcode and RFID labeling software and worlwide provider of enterprise labeling solutions, has announced the appointment of Greg Tanner in the position of VP and general manager EMEA. His addition further b…

Posted by on 26 August 2014 | 7:04 am

Oak Hill Capital to acquire Berlin Packaging in $1.43bn deal

US-based private-equity firm Oak Hill Capital Partners is set to acquire plastic, glass and metal containers supplier Berlin Packaging for around $1.43bn, including debt.

Posted by on 25 August 2014 | 6:00 pm

Sonoco to acquire Weidenhammer Packaging for €286m

US-based industrial and consumer packaging provider Sonoco has agreed to acquire Weidenhammer Packaging, in a deal worth €286m.

Posted by on 25 August 2014 | 6:00 pm

Parkside Flexibles to Unveil latest Range of Innovative Products at Industry Exhibition

Parkside Flexibles is prepared to unveil its latest range of unique products at the Packaging Innovations Exhibition in London, in late September.

Posted by on 24 August 2014 | 6:00 pm

Cardia Bioplastics Manufacturing Plant, Sao Paolo

Australia-based sustainable resins manufacturer Cardia Bioplastics announced plans to establish a new plastic film and bag manufacturing plant in São Paulo, Brazil, in August.

Posted by on 24 August 2014 | 6:00 pm

Esko and Highcon partner to distribute digital front end software

Packaging design and workflow solutions provider Esko and converting specialist Highcon have entered into an OEM agreement to distribute, install and support the Esko CAD digital front end (DFE) software as complementary software to the Highcon Eucli…

Posted by on 21 August 2014 | 6:00 pm

Coveris acquires Learoyd Packaging

Packaging firm Coveris has acquired Learoyd Packaging, a flexographic print specialist based in the UK, for an undisclosed sum.

Posted by on 21 August 2014 | 6:00 pm

Diageo under scrutiny for breaching marketing rules

Beverage alcohol producer Diageo is under the scanner of the Independent Complaints Panel for breaching marketing rules by sporting a colourful design on their promotional countertop unit.

Posted by on 21 August 2014 | 6:00 pm

Faerch Plast to double production with new equipment

Food packaging producer Faerch Plast is planning to install a new extrusion line and 11 thermoformers at its UK plant by early 2015 to double its production capacity.

Posted by on 20 August 2014 | 6:00 pm

ABB’s Regional Robotics Packaging Application Hub

Power and automation technology group ABB inaugurated its new Regional Robotics Packaging Application Hub in Singapore for operations in July.

Posted by on 20 August 2014 | 6:00 pm

Elldex Packaging to establish new facility in New Zealand

Flexible packaging manufacturer Elldex Packaging is planning to upgrade and replace its existing manufacturing facility with a new factory in Christchurch’s Dakota Park in New Zealand.

Posted by on 20 August 2014 | 6:00 pm

Paper Converting Machinery

Tymi Machinery specialises in paper converting machinery.

Posted by on 20 August 2014 | 12:47 pm