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Americas: Sonoco expands ClearGuard packaging range

Sonoco expands its ClearGuard portfolio of flexible packaging to include pouches for liquid or more viscous products. They can withstand the rigors of the hot...

Americas: Flexible packaging converters access SunBar oxygen barrier coatings

Sun Chemical will supply its SunBar oxygen barrier coatings to ACPO to coat and supply various films to flexible packaging converters. SunBar oxygen barrier...

Americas: Videojet releases inks to cut waste

Videojet Technologies has formulated two new environmentally-friendly colored inks for the food and beverage packaging industry that reduce packaging waste and increase productivity. Global...

Americas: DowDuPont plans to separate into 3 companies in the future

DuPont and The Dow Chemical Company will combine to form DowDuPont, which will subsequently pursue a separation of DowDuPont into three independent, publicly traded...

Europe: Smurfit Kappa wins Nestlé award

Smurfit Kappa received the European Innovation Recognition Award for outstanding innovation proposals across Europe by Nestlé. The packaging company judged by internal teams at Nestlé...

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...

Europe: Synerlink launches apsleever for multi-pack packaging

Synerlink has developed the apsleever to multi pack a range of products. At five meters long, the apsleever is a single, standard module that can...

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...

Asia Pacific: BASF displays effect pigments at Chinaplas 2015

BASF presents its entire product series for the first time at Chinaplas in Guangzhou, China from May 20 to 23, 2015. The company now offers...

Americas: Amcor Rigid Plastics displays student design concepts at reception

Amcor Rigid Plastics held a reception on May 20, 2015 to display design concepts from 26 Luther C. Klager Elementary School fourth-graders as part...