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Americas: Reusable Packaging Association to hold education forum at Pack Expo 2014

The Reusable Packaging Association will be holding the education forum – the Reusables Learning Center (RLC) – at Pack Expo in Chicago, US. The lineup...

Asia Pacific: Singapore institute, industry partners to create protective plastic food packaging

Singapore's Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE) has signed an agreement with industry partners to develop and test a new packaging material from...

Europe: Innovia Films launches BOPP film that protects against mineral oil migration

Innovia Films has launched its first biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) film that has been officially proven to provide up to 1.5 years protection from...

Americas: Bemis receives two packaging awards for sauce pouch design

Bemis Company has received a gold award in the packaging excellence category and silver award in the sustainability category for the McCormick Skillet Sauce...

Europe: Procap displays caps, closures at IPACK-IMA 2015

European plastic caps and closure systems company Procap will unveil its latest advanced solutions for food and non-food sectors at IPACK-IMA 2015 in Milan,...

Europe: Flint Group’s system creates flat top dots for flexible packaging

Flint Group introduces nyloflex FTF Digital – an inherently flat top plate with special, textured surface for flexible packaging. The company says flat top dot...

Americas: O-I acquires Vitro’s business for US$2.15B

Owens-Illinois has acquired the Vitro food and beverage glass container business from Vitro in a transaction valued at approximately US$2.15 billion. Vitro is the largest...

Americas: Sonoco releases clear can for shelf appeal

Sonoco introduces its clear, retortable plastic TruVue Can as an innovative alternative to the traditional metal can that has been a mainstay packaging option...

Europe: Decorating lids with IML-T

RPC Bebo Plastik extends its In-Mold Label Thermoforming (IML-T) technology and developed a concept that produces lids with enhanced quality decoration. RPC Bebo Plastik first...

Asia Pacific: Tetra Pak launches Coconut Handbook

Tetra Pak has published a new guide to coconut beverage production, which includes general insight and technical detail. The 180-page Coconut Handbook also draws on...
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