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Europe: Innovia launches high speed BOPP film

Innovia Films introduces its high speed biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) film, Propafilm REF, a coextruded material with a wide sealing range, when compared to...

Europe: RPC tub energies salad packaging of 15 years

Atria Finland has chosen RPC Superfos-design tubs to contain its Forssan range of salads. Replacing the range’s previous pack of 15 years, the lighter container...

Europe: Sabic adds PP grade material for rigid packaging

Sabic extends its Flowpact impact copolymers family with Sabic PP FPC70 Polypropylene solution for rigid packaging. This high flow (MFR 70) impact copolymer grade...

Europe: Agr features solutions for bottles at show

Agr International releases at drinktec 2017 the Process Pilot with CrystalView automated blowmolder management system for beverage producers that self-manufacture polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles....

Europe: API invests US$0.56M in holographic foil site

API increases its holographic foil and film manufacturing capabilities after investing £0.5 million (US$0.56 million) in its Livingston facility in Scotland. The program followed the...

Europe: Cream cheese line dons new packaging look

The Kremgo range of cream cheeses from Norway's Tine has used advanced in-mold label thermoforming from RPC Bebo Plastik and Bebo Print lid printing...

Americas: PaperWorks releases green CRB options

PaperWorks launches coated recycled board (CRB) kraftback folding carton options under the MasterWorks Ultra 100 line. They include Kraftback (for general folding carton use), Kraftback...

Americas: Coors Light releases beer cans with color-changing inks

Coors Light has rolled out a summer promotion in the US that marks the first application of photochromic inks in partnership with Crown Beverage...

Americas: PepsiCo joins New Plastics Economy initiative

PepsiCo has joined the New Plastics Economy initiative as a core partner. Led by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, the New Plastics Economy is bringing together...

Asia Pacific: Tomra buys bottle crusher company

Tomra Collection Solutions has acquired 60% of the shares in BottleCycler, an Australian-based company manufacturing machines that crush glass bottles for restaurants and bars....

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