18 octobre 21

Koenig & Bauer Durst launches VariJET 106 in world premiere

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifKoenig & Bauer Durst has unveiled the VariJET 106 in a world premiere with exclusive live demonstrations for customers and stakeholders in Radebeul, near Dresden, Germany, where the modular single pass sheetfed digital printing press for the folding carton market has been jointly developed by Koenig & Bauer and Durst.

15 octobre 21

Medical devices: Tekni-Plex acquires Johnson Plastic Group

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTekni-Plex Healthcare has acquired precision extrusion manufacturer Johnson Plastic Group (JPG) as part of a strategy to expand the company’s patient care solutions platform. Located in Mexicali, Mexico, Johnson Plastic Group specializes in precision extrusions for medical device applications.

14 octobre 21

Small industrial production business: Marchesini Group acquires Dott. Bonapace

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifMarchesini Group, a Bologna-based multinational that specialises in the production of industrial lines for pharmaceutical packaging, including Covid-19 vaccines, and cosmetic products announced the acquisition of Dott. Bonapace, based in Cusano Milanino (Milan), specialized in laboratory machines used for Research and Development and small industrial production of consumables.

12 octobre 21

Berry's bpi unveils new high-performance recycled film

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifBerry bpi packaging solutions has achieved a significant technical breakthrough with the ability to incorporate up to 50% recycled content into its market leading NorDiVent form, fill and seal (FFS) film without any compromise in overall strength and moisture protection performance.

11 octobre 21

Berry Global CEO appointed as an officer for the Alliance to End Plastic Waste

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifBerry Global Group has announced that its Chairman and CEO, Tom Salmon, has accepted the appointment as an officer of the Alliance to End Plastic Waste, a global nonprofit organization. As a founding member and first converter to join the Alliance, Berry continues its leadership role to help convene a worldwide network of over 80 member companies and partners in the mission to end plastic waste in the environment.

1 octobre 21

Sumitomo Demag launches first own-label robot series at Fakuma 2021

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifSumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery will present its first own-branded robot series solution to trade visitors at its Fakuma 2021 booth. Based on two compact "handle&place" solutions, the new SAM-C (Sumitomo Demag. Automation. Machine – Cartesian) development will initially comprise four payload sizes – three, five, ten and 20 kg – with the SAM platform expanding in phases over the next two years adding further robot kinematics and functional elements.

30 septembre 21

Biopolymers: New cooperation between BASF and WPO Polymers in Spain and Portugal

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAs part of its growth strategy for its biopolymers business, BASF will cooperate with WPO Polymers to further advance on the fast developing Spanish and Portuguese markets: The plastics solutions provider will act as distributor of BASF‘s ecovio® film product range for certified compostable shopping bags, organic waste bags as well as fruit and vegetable bags in Spain and Portugal. Building on their respective strengths, BASF and its new partner will be better positioned to accelerate business on this important market and to support food companies and retailers to comply with the Spanish Royal decree 293/2018 on the reduction of plastic bags including the mandatory usage of compostable bags (<50 µm thickness) certified according to EN 13432.

29 septembre 21

Jindal Films introduces new mono-material BOPE recyclable packaging film solutions

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifJindal Films will introduce four new high density EthyLyte™ BOPE films, which are designed for “ready to recycle” BOPE mono-material packaging solutions, at Fachpack 2021. “In line with our sustainability strategy, Jindal Films is creating the future of fully recyclable, flexible packaging solutions with our breakthrough EthyLyte™ film innovations,” said Regina Horstmann, Commercial Development Manager, Jindal Films. “Ethy-Lyte™ films are designed to allow customers to create mono-PE packaging in line with circular economy model guidelines from Ceflex.”

28 septembre 21

Henkel and GPI packaging solutions enhance sustainability of packaging can multi-packs

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifConsumers show increased awareness of the environmental impact of packaging, whic significantly influences purchase decisions. Henkel has anticipated this development: Its experts are developing packaging adhesives which support the design of sustainable packaging involving less waste and improved recyclability.

27 septembre 21

Taghleef Industries showcases its new sustainable laminating film at Luxe Pack Monaco

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAt Luxe Pack Monaco which opens its doors today, Taghleef Industries presents their first range of films for lamination of paper and cardboard: Derprosa reLIFE™. It is made with raw materials obtained from post-consumer recycled plastic (PCR) and maintains the same properties and qualities as the equivalent lamination films from traditional resins.

24 septembre 21

HexcelPack introduces e-commerce packaging kit to assist retailers

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifHexcelPack, a developer of eco-friendly, paper-based protective cushioning solutions to replace bubble packaging and other plastic or foam-based materials, has introduced Store in the Box™, an innovative e-commerce packaging kit featuring three of HexcelPack’s sustainable paper-based packaging solutions, MiniPack™, Hexcel’ope™, and Fil in a Box™.

23 septembre 21

Berry’s multilayer bottle brings multiple benefits for sauce producers

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifBerry M&H has launched a new bottle for table sauces and condiments that meets consumer demands for packaging that is both convenient and improves sustainability. The new Mira 475ml is manufactured in polypropylene (PP) and can be recycled after use. In addition, the bottle incorporates an EVOH barrier layer that delivers exceptionally good protection for oxygen sensitive products, providing a long ambient shelf life that also helps to minimise food waste.

22 septembre 21

inno-tech and Rovema bundle capabilities for the frozen food industry

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAt Fachpack 2021, Rovema will present sophisticated solutions for packaging frozen food and milling products. A continuous motion inno-tech Revo S machine and a RovemaA SBS packaging system will be exhibited. With the inno-tech Revo series, Rovema now has even more to offer the frozen food industry.

20 septembre 21

Avery Dennison, Estal and Kurz co-launch a new platform to accelerate innovation in wine and spirits packaging

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAvery Dennison, Estal and Leonhard Kurz are launching Make a Mark, a three-year collaboration initiative for designers, printers and materials providers intended to break new ground in sustainable and innovative wine and spirits packaging, the companies announced today. Make a Mark will kick off at Luxe Pack Monaco with the unveiling of a book featuring bold and provocative concepts by 18 of the world’s most creative packaging designers.

16 septembre 21

Pollard Boxes invests in a new automated equipment

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifLuxury packaging specialist Pollard Boxes, now part of the Pusterla 1880 group, has invested over £1 million in new automated equipment at its Leicester, UK factory to further enhance its capabilities and range of services offered to customers.

10 septembre 21

Tekni-Plex creates new organizational structure

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTekni-Plex has reorganized its business structure into two key market-focused divisions: Tekni-Plex Healthcare and Tekni-Plex Consumer Products. The reorganization is part of an intensive, eight-month planning effort to evolve Tekni-Plex into an innovative partner leveraging proprietary material-science application knowledge to provide solutions that make the world healthier and more sustainable.

9 septembre 21

SIG invests €12 million in a new Tech Center Europe

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifSIG is investing €12 million in a pilot plant of its new Tech Center Europe, which will be located close to SIG’s packaging plants in Linnich, Germany.
Bringing further added value to SIG customers, the new Tech Center will help to expedite new product and packaging development, to meet the ever-increasing demand for more sustainable packaging solutions.

8 septembre 21

I.B.E. installs first Bobst Master DM5 in Italy

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifI.B.E. S.r.l. produces self-adhesive labels, multi-layers labels and shrink sleeves for a wide variety of customers in the food, wine and oil, household and personal care, and industrial sectors, both in Italy and internationally.

6 septembre 21

Pregis invests additional $32 million in blown film extrusion facility

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifPregis, a global manufacturer of protective and flexible packaging solutions, is announcing an additional $32 million investment in blown film extrusion technology at its Grand Rapids, Michigan manufacturing site.

2 septembre 21

Aptar Food + Beverage supplies its SimpliCycle™ Valve Technology to Kraft Heinz

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAptar Food + Beverage announces its recyclable SimpliCycle™ valve will be launched within new Kraft Heinz Ketchup packaging.

31 août 21

Südpack will showcased its last innovations at FachPack

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifIn September at the FachPack exhibition, Südpack will highlight its recyclable mono-materials used in the innovative Pure-Line product family, which are also pioneering in terms of material efficiency and have been distinguished with numerous top awards in the industry. The Pure-Line offers solutions made of PP, PE, and PET, which are classified as recyclable in many countries. It is possible to optimally design the material structures to meet the requirements of a broad variety of applications. The spectrum ranges from thermoforming films to lidding films and high-barrier films for the production of doypacks.

Robots: China leads post-pandemic recovery

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifWhile international robot installations fell by 2% in 2020, a study published by the International Federation of Robotics using preliminary World Robotics data claims that China remained on the rise in industrial robot sales (+19%).

IMA Group offers fast delivery of spare parts

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifIn an increasingly accelerating world, manufacturing production cannot afford unforeseen setbacks or shutdown. Inactive lines can cost producers thousands of euros per minute, heavily affecting results and objectives.

A machine for large PET containers

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifFor households that want to cover their basic requirement entirely or to a great extent with packaged drinking water, large-volume PET containers constitute a sensible option.

Albéa expands its Fast Track offer with responsible and customizable options

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAlbéa’s Fast Track Beauty offer reaches the next level in terms of sustainable innovation and customization: the product range now includes mascara and lip gloss bottles made of Post-Consumer Recycled resins (PCR), a bio-based brush as well as new decoration techniques.

Innovation improves recyclability of vending cups

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifBerry Superfos launches vending cups made only of lightweight PP, allowing recycling of the cups and also reducing the use of virgin material. Vending cups are single-use cups specially designed for self-service vending machines – for example, for coffee, other drinks and sometimes even soup.

AUSTRIA: Durable silicone release papers for labels

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThanks to Mondi’s EcoSolutions approach, all VPF label laminate components are now made from recycled materials.

GERMANY: Long-lasting silver varnishes

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe five Wessco® Polar UV silver varnishes, including four UV flexo and one UV offset, are highly reflective and show bright effects.

Compostable shrink film

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifEcoCortec launched EcoShrink Compostable Film, sourced from certified compostable resins and containing 45% biopolymers, an alternative to common plastic shrink-wraps for industrial packaging applications.

New aluminium with low carbon impact for aerosols

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe Metals segment of En+ Group, the world’s largest producer of low carbon aluminium and independent hydropower, announces a partnership with Ball Corporation to produce aerosols and other containers made from the world’s lowest carbon aluminium, made with ground-breaking inert anode technology.