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Europe: DS Smith extends cardboard pallet pooling solution in region

DS Smith is extending its KAYPALMR corrugated pallet offer in Europe. Launched in France nearly three years ago, the cardboard pallet pooling solution is exclusively...

Asia Pacific: Manroland Sheetfed to open new subsidiary in India

Manroland Sheetfed GmbH has established a subsidiary in India. Manroland Sheetfed India Pvt is based in New Delhi with local offices in Mumbai and Chennai. Neeraj...

Europe: Region to recycle plastics as China rejects more waste shipments, says analyst

China no longer wants to be the world’s dumping ground for plastic waste, according to research from information provider IHS. As a result, recyclers in...

Europe: Association shares metal packaging benefits on website

Empac, European Metal Packaging, the association consisting of European producers of rigid metal packaging and their supply chain partners has launched a website to help...

Europe: Schumacher Packaging opens corrugated packaging plant in Germany

Schumacher Packaging began operations at its new, corrugated packaging plant in Greven on June 30, 2014. The site was completed in less than one year...

Americas: Green packaging company Cascades sells three units to Rolland Enterprises

Cascades Inc., a company in the recovery and manufacturing of green packaging and tissue paper products, says it has reached an agreement with Rolland...

Asia Pacific: Singapore-funded research finds squid sucker ring teeth can be used to make...

Squid tentacles are loaded with hundreds of suction cups, or suckers, and each sucker has a ring of razor-sharp “teeth” that help these predators latch...

Europe: Coveris invests in machines at site to produce pouches, plastic packaging

Plastic packaging manufacturer Coveris is expanding the machine park at its site in Neuwied, Germany. With the new triplex laminating unit, the company can offer...

Americas: FDA approves Addivant’s liquid antioxidant for food contact packaging

Addivant’s Weston 705 liquid antioxidant, the next generation of nonylphenol-free phosphite technology, has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for...

World: Plastics packaging still favored in markets due to cost, performance

The global food packaging market seems to have reached a plateau in terms of technology and its ability to protect and extend the life...
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