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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: UPM Raflatac release thin, clear films for food packaging

UPM Raflatac launches VANISH, a new range of ultra-thin, clear films for beverage, personal care and food package labeling in the Americas. These products offer...

Europe: Corbion to strength core businesses, may build plant in Thailand to cater to...

Corbion says it will focus on strengthening its core business in ingredients for food and biochemicals (biobased ingredients), while leveraging its technology to build...

Europe: BillerudKorsnäs releases four cartonboard for premium packaging

BillerudKorsnäs is phasing in its next generation cartonboard for premium packaging solutions. An extensive remodelling of the board machine, close cooperation with customers and a...

Asia Pacific: Packaging company launches high barrier composite soft sheets

China’s flexible packaging company Jiaxing Ming Yue Packaging Material has launched amorphous polyethylene terephthalate/ethylene vinyl alcohol or APET/EVOH high barrier composite soft sheets. They are...

Europe: Coca-Cola’s juice packaged in renewable Tetra Pak carton wins award

Coca-Cola’s Del Valle Reserva brand of juice won the Technology in Beverage Packaging prize at the 2014 ABRE Awards for being the first brand...

Asia Pacific: Malaysia, Japanese companies partner to expand film production in the region

Industrial packaging manufacturer Scientex Berhad invests its ongoing and planned capital expenditure (CAPEX) of RM300 million (US$91.6 million) over three years to 2016 to...

Americas: Ampac unveils ultra high barrier film technology

Ampac’s Flexi FoilFree HB is a new ultra high barrier film technology that when incorporated in a laminate can achieve moisture, oxygen and vapor...

Europe: Ball Corp wins Unilever award for supporting growth

Ball Corporation won a Unilever Partner to Win Award for Winning Capacity and Capability Building at Unilever's 4th Partner to Win supplier summit in...

Americas: Smurfit Kappa wins PPI awards with specialty papers, luxury packaging

Smurfit Kappa has won two awards at the 2014 Pulp & Paper International (PPI) Awards in Boston, USA. The company won the Advances and Innovations...
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