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Americas: Menasha acquires Canadian packaging company

Menasha Corporation has acquired Canadian family-owned Portable Packaging Systems. The acquired company will operate as part of Menasha Packaging Canada L.P., a subsidiary of Menasha...

Americas: Amcor Rigid Plastics merges two plants in US

Amcor Rigid Plastics will consolidate its Des Plaines manufacturing facility into its Itasca plant, Illinois, US via a phased consolidation that is planned over...

Americas: Graphic Packaging buys two facilities

Graphic Packaging International will be acquiring 100% of the outstanding equity of Walter G. Anderson (WG Anderson), including the company's two converting facilities from...

Americas: EFSA opines Addivant’s plastic antioxidant

Addivant's nonylphenol-free plastic antioxidant, Weston 705, has received a formal opinion from the European Food Standards Agency (EFSA). The formal opinion from EFSA has been...

Europe: RPC company releases container with four-way access

RPC Saeplast extends its range of 630 PE containers with a ‘leg’ version, available without a pallet board. The design provides a four way...

Asia Pacific: KHS reports sales in India

The KHS Group has recorded several big orders in July 2017, which is largely due to the sale of two FreshSafe polyethylene terephthalate (PET)...

Europe: drinktec 2017 highlights PET materials, applications

The task of beverage manufacturers to make polyethylene terephthalate (PET) greener and more environmentally compatible is reflected on all levels: in the choice of...

Europe: Emerald Kalama Chemical expands sodium benzoate factory

Emerald Kalama Chemical, a business group of Emerald Performance Materials, has entered the planning phase for a large scale expansion of Purox S sodium...

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...

Europe: Sappi Fine Paper Europe receives award for functional MOB packaging solution

Sappi Fine Paper Europe has received a RISI award under the ‘Advances and Innovation in Speciality Papers’ for its flexible packaging papers with a...

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