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Europe: Krones’ lightweight bottle wins design award

Krones’ superlight polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottle wins the German Design Award 2015 in the packaging category. The bottle is suitable for being filled with carbonated...

Americas: Sonoco awards rigid plastics facility for landfill-free status

Sonoco's Pinckney Paragon rigid plastics facility in Union, US, has received a Bronze Sustainability Star Award in achieving landfill-free status. The award marks a milestone...

Europe: RPC Barrier Containers dresses ready meals in casserole dish packages

RPC Barrier Containers is supplying a new thermoformed barrier plastic tray in the style of a casserole dish for leading French ready meal producer...

Europe: Ball, Sulimar Brewery launch ‘in-can’ beer in Poland

Ball Packaging Europe’s integrated straw solution - the 'in-can' technology - with Polish-based Sulimar Brewery is designed to initiate consumer excitement and 'chatter' when...

Americas: Sirane’s packaging receives Kosher-certification

Sirane has received Kosher certification for a number of its oven and microwave-ready cooking solutions, thereby meeting all Jewish dietary law requirements. The Kosher certificate,...

Europe: Treofan releases film for in-mold labeling

Biaxially oriented polypropylene specialist Treofan features an innovative surface that enables stable fusing of thermoforming and label film at comparatively low temperatures and pressures,...

Europe: Innovia films, partner create biobased packaging laminate

Innovia Films and a Dutch company have created a biobased packaging laminate structure using renewable and compostable NatureFlex. Innovia Films has been working with Bio4Pack...

Americas: Sugar cane paperboard debuts

The Packaging Solutions Group of Veritiv Corporation introduces the Earth Pact Sugar Cane Paperboard, a material made from 100% pure sugar cane bagasse, an...

Europe: KHS dresses beer bottles with interaction

After the successful premiere of Direct Print Powered by KHS at Martens Brewery with their Dagschotel ‘talking bottles’ launch, the Belgian brewery is again...

Africa: Liqui-box buys equipment maker

Liqui-Box has signed a definitive agreement to acquire both the engineering and flexible operations of Maverick, based in Cape Town, South Africa. Maverick...
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