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Europe: pacproject, EcoTensil launch carton spoons in region

pacproject, the Hamburg-based agency for packaging design, consultancy and strategy, has now concluded a contract with the Californian packaging manufacturer EcoTensil on launching its...

Americas: Sun Chemical to receive award for oxygen barrier coatings

Sun Chemical will receive a Frost & Sullivan Award for its SunBar (Aerobloc) oxygen barrier coatings in January 2017. Frost & Sullivan awards recognize...

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...

Americas: Verso Corp releases bags for foodservice, industrial use

Packaging company Verso Corporation introduces the GlazeBag NK and GlazeWrap NK products, joining its NK Series of lightweight, machine-glazed natural kraft papers manufactured using...

Americas: Anchor Packaging obtains food safety certification

Anchor Packaging has earned the High Hygiene certification from NSF International for the British Retail Consortium (BRC) Global Standard for Packaging. The BRC...

Europe: RPC designs stackable pails for bulk-pack sausages

A German meat producer is using the SuperLift plastic pail from RPC Superfos for its bulk-pack sausages. Metten Fleischwaren chose the bucket for its long...

Asia Pacific: Flexible packaging will be a key growth area in 2014, states survey

Frost & Sullivan has released its three big predictions for the global chemical, materials and food industry. Based on a '2013 Search for Growth' survey...

Europe: Study finds it possible to create bioplastics from waste product lignin

It is feasible to extract organic chemicals from lignin for the manufacture of bioplastics, according to a research led by Biome Bioplastics. The results stem...

Asia Pacific: China, India boost glass packaging market globally, finds report

In 2013, Asia Pacific dominated the overall glass packaging market and accounted for over 33.0% of the market, by volume, according to a Marketsandmarkets...

Americas: Owens-Illinois, Constellation Brands form JV in Mexico

Owens-Illinois (O-I) has completed the formation of a 50-50 joint venture (JV) with Constellation Brands (STZ) to own and operate a glass container production...
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