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24 janvier 20

Virospack unveils a new 2-in-1 massage applicator dropper

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifVirospack will present at the next ADF/PCD exhibition the first dropper with a massage tip designed for eye contours, serums, oils, fluid makeup, and in general for low viscosity formulas, which want a precise, comfortable and pleasant application and a refreshing effect on the skin.

23 janvier 20

Tekni-Plex Medical announces new global head of sales

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTekni-Plex Medical, a Tekni-Plex business, has named Dan Lazas global head of sales. Lazas will be leading global sales for the recently-formed business unit which includes nine manufacturing locations and products under the Colorite, Natvar and Dunn brand names. Tekni-Plex Medical provides polymer compounds, extruded tubing and components for medical devices and other applications. Lazas joined Tekni-Plex in 2018 as senior director of sales optimization for medical components.

22 janvier 20

Innovia extends its BOPP recycling

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifFollowing the successful recycling certification of its Propafilm™ Strata SL high barrier film earlier this year by Interseroh, an Independent German recycling and consulting company, Innovia Films decided to extend the testing program across all its uncoated, acrylic coated and EVOH barrier range of films.

20 janvier 20

Prestige-Pak invests in additional flexographic press

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifPrestige-Pak, a second-generation, family-owned business, and producer of printed and laminated flexible packaging materials, announced to have purchase a new Fusion C Flexographic press from Paper Converting Machine Company (PCMC), part of Barry-Wehmiller.

17 janvier 20

Touchpoint packaging: Baumer hhs will showcase new solutions at drupa 2020

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAt the next drupa 2020 exhibition (16-26 June, Düsseldorf/Germany), Baumer hhs, supplier of innovative adhesive application systems to the folding carton, print finishing and other industries, will be focusing on sustainable resource management for tomorrow’s packaging production process.

16 janvier 20

Rovema takes over DL Packaging BV

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAs of 9th, January 2020, DL Packaging has become part of the Rovema group. DL Packaging is a leading company for retrofit VFFS machines and relevant supplies. The product and service portfolio is flanked by a simple own vertical Form, Fill and Seal machine in the medium price segment. With this acquisition, Rovema broadens its range of products in the retrofit and new machine segment gaining further access to customers in the medium price segment.

15 janvier 20

A new CEO for Comexi

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifComexi, a global supplier of solutions for the printing and flexible packaging industry transformation, has appointed Diego Hervás as the new CEO of Comexi from 1st January, 2020. Hervás, who was born in Barcelona and has extensive executive experience (Plyzer Technologies, Xerox Corporation), replaces Jeroen van der Meer, who had held the position since 2014 and who will continue to be involved with Comexi to ensure as efficient a transition as possible.

14 janvier 20

Koehler Paper Group reinforces its presence in the Indian market

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe Koehler Paper Group, a family-run company from Oberkirch, in southwest Germany, produces over 500,000 tons of paper and mechanical pulp board annually at four locations across Germany. Its products include thermal paper, carbonless paper, decor paper, fine paper, recycled paper, mechanical pulp board, and, since 2019, flexible packaging paper.

13 janvier 20

Duravant welcomes new Chief Commercial Officer

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifDuravant, a global engineered equipment and automation solutions provider to the food processing, packaging and material handling sectors, announced the appointment of Chuck Adams to the position of Chief Commercial Officer.

10 janvier 20

Catalent completes purchase of Bristol-Myers Squibb’s facility in Italy

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifCatalent announced the completion of the purchase of Bristol-Myers Squibb’s biologics, sterile, and oral solid dose product manufacturing and packaging facility in Anagni, Italy. The 28,000 square-meter (305,000 square-feet) facility has a demonstrated track record in technical transfers and successful commercial product launches.

8 janvier 20

Linx Printing Technologies launches a new ink

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifLinx Printing Technologies has introduced an ink specially formulated to resist moisture, colour change and transference. It is ideal for consistent coding through pouch and can retort applications where the contents are cooked in the packaging after they are coded.

7 janvier 20

A new president for the International Federation of Robotics

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifSteven Wyatt (ABB, Switzerland) has been elected as the new President of the International Federation of Robotics by its Executive Board. Wyatt succeeds Junji Tsuda (Yaskawa Electric Corporation), who has served in the rotating post since December 2017. Milton Guerry (Schunk, USA) has been appointed as IFR´s new Vice President.

3 janvier 20

Tekni-Plex announces new Tekni-Plex Medical business

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTekni-Plex is announcing the formation of the Tekni-Plex Medical business unit, which will facilitate the supply of mission-critical, high-value components, materials, and solutions to medical device manufacturers worldwide. The new operating unit will offer products and services formerly supplied separately by its Colorite, Natvar and Dunn businesses.

2 janvier 20

Italian packaging machinery sets record turnover in 2019

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAccording to the preliminary figures published by the Ucima Research Department, the sector has continued to grow during 2019 (up 1.8% on 2018), reporting positive performances both in Italy and in foreign markets.

23 décembre 19

Altana acquires overprint varnish specialist Schmid Rhyner

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe specialty chemicals group Altana is taking over the Swiss overprint varnish specialist Schmid Rhyner AG, thereby strategically expanding its Actega division. “In acquiring Schmid Rhyner, we are continuing to systematically pursue the Altana strategy of generating value-creating growth through targeted acquisitions,” says Martin Babilas, CEO of Altana AG.

20 décembre 19

Cosmetic & personal care industry: merger between KDC/ONE and HCT

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifKnowlton Development Corporation (KDC/ONE) and HCT Group (HCT) announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement to create a comprehensive global end-to-end solutions provider for the beauty and personal care industry. The two companies will partner to provide customers with an expanded suite of manufacturing and packaging solutions.

18 décembre 19

Herma develops new wash-off adhesive to optimize PET recycling

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe special wash-off adhesive for labels 62Rpw, which HERMA will shortly be introducing, will allow recycling operators to produce high-purity PET pellets that do not contain any detrimental residues – no remains of paper or film labels, and no residual adhesive. Unlike downcycling or cascading, the resulting continuous cycle ranks among the most important requirements of a sustainable economy.

17 décembre 19

Duravant welcomes New Vice President of Business Development

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifDuravant, a global engineered equipment and automation solutions provider to the food processing, packaging and material handling sectors, announced the appointment of Mike LaBelle to the position of Vice President of Business Development.

12 décembre 19

Printing inks: Siegwerk opens a fully automated production facility

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifSiegwerk, one of the world’s leading providers of printing inks for packaging applications and labels, has opened a new fully automated facility for the production of customer inks at its headquarters in Siegburg today. With this commissioning, the new Blending Center is now the largest fully automated production facility for printing inks in Europe.

4 décembre 19

Pregis invests in fourth W&H blown film line in Grand Rapids

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifPregis is announcing another $5 million investment in its Pregis Films facility located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Additionally, Pregis is leasing an additional 35,000 square feet in the same location for expanded warehousing capability.

30 novembre 19

Facilitate the filling and capping steps

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTo offer more flexibility and agility in aseptic manufacturing and pharmaceutical filling and capping, ARaymondlife, Groninger and Schott have joined forces to present a versatile combination.

A new KHS plant in China

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTo further strengthen its roots in Asia, KHS has begun work on a brand new plant in Kunshan, a few kilometers from KHS China's headquarters in Shanghai.

OPC UA Demonstrator introduced

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAs part of a join project, VDMA OPC Machine Vision Initiative’s members, together with the OPC UA Foundation, have developed a hardware demonstrator that includes the practical implementation of the “OPC UA for Machine Vision (OPC MV) Part 1 Companion Specification”.

A PET protection against oxygen

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTo protect PET bottles against oxygen, Clariant has developed a new barrier additive, CESA ProTect. PET is already a good barrier material, but it can still suffer from oxygen ingress, and this can be problematic for some applications.

Constantia Flexibles inaugurated its new plant in Ahmedabad

Texte AlternatifTexte Alternatifver 300 guests, including, the Austrian ambassador to India Brigitte Öppinger-Walchshofer and RS Sodhi, Managing Director of Amul industries and expert in the field of sustainability attended the Grand Opening to celebrate this important milestone in the history of flexible packaging.

Efficient packaging influences APAC consumers’ beauty product choices

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifMajority of the modern consumers in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region are opting for high-performance and hassle-free beauty and grooming products that best fit their busy lifestyles, according to GlobalData.

A new shape of paper straws

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAfter the launch in February 2019 of the world's first paper straw for carton packaging (bricks), SIG, together with its joint venture SIG Combibloc Obeikan, announced a U-shaped paper straw at the Gulfood Manufacturing exhibition.

Global recycled materials packaging to post CAGR of 4.67% to 2024

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAccording to ResearchMarkets.com, the recycled materials packaging solutions market valued at USD 217.45 billion in 2018, is expected to reach USD 281.86 billion by 2024 (+4,67%).

GERMANY: New closure using less plastic

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifWith a large pouring diameter of 25mm, combiMaxx from SIG offers an optimal product flow for food and beverage, easy handling for opening and reclosing in one easy step, and spill-free horizontal and vertical storage.

SOUTH AFRICA: Solid bleached board with a new level of colour brilliance

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAlgro Design Advanced is the latest addition to the Algro Design Nature premium solid bleached board range (formerly Algro Design) from Sappi papermaker, dedicated to premium packaging and demanding graphic applications.