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Americas: Sirane opens Mexican plant

Sirane's new manufacturing facility and offices in Mexico are now up and running – with manufacturing having begun in January 2017. In addition, absorbent fruit...

Americas: AkzoNobel, Itaconix to develop bio-based polymers

AkzoNobel has signed a framework joint development agreement with Itaconix to explore opportunities for the production of bio-based polymers. With this agreement, AkzoNobel will pursue...

Americas: F&B goes high-tech, report

Biotech, packaging and analytical innovations are accelerating the production of safer and healthier foods, finds Frost & Sullivan’s TechVision team. The global food and beverage...

Europe: Avery Dennison releases sustainability labels

Avery Dennison Label and Packaging Materials has created a new portfolio for customers to choose products that can help to make a positive environmental...

Asia Pacific: Malaysian company to increase BOPP production

Global packaging manufacturer and leading property developer Scientex Berhad aims to fill up the capacity of its newly-commenced biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) film manufacturing...

Europe: Linpac helps create sushi packs for Spanish retailer

Linpac and Norway’s Leroy Seafood Group will produce a range of resource-efficient sushi convenience packs for Spanish retailer Mercadona. Made from laminated polyethylene terephthalate (PET)...

Europe: Coveris releases box for premium packaging

Coveris has developed Grab Box, a board and film hybrid, targeting premiumised and top tier product ranges. Made from sustainably sourced lined board to produce...

Europe: RPC bpi joins New Plastics Economy

RPC bpi recycled products has joined the New Plastics Economy, a three-year initiative involving organizations across the plastics supply chain, aimed at developing a...

Europe: Coveris spruces cartonboard division with £3M

Coveris has announced a £3 million (US$3.22 million) investment plan for its cartonboard division. The division, based over three sites in Cambridgeshire, is a supplier...

Europe: Sidel releases new bottle base for CSDs

Sidel StarLite Tropical base, the latest addition to StarLite range of bottle bases offers a flexible solution for carbonated soft drinks (CSDs), in all...

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