26 juillet 21

Berry's Optimum PCR container achieves UN approval

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifBerry Global’s 20 litre Optimum large container made from a minimum of 35% and up to 100% post-consumer recycled (PCR) material, has been awarded UN approval for the carriage of hazardous goods, assimilated with water.

20 juillet 21

Pregis invests $80 million in new film extrusion facility in South Carolina

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifPregis, a leading global manufacturer of protective packaging, is announcing a $80 million investment in a new, state-of-the-art blown film extrusion facility in Anderson, South Carolina.
Headed by industry veterans, the 168,000 square foot facility will feature multiple newly-installed lines will be producing the latest engineered films that be used downstream to manufacture performance-oriented, packaging solutions for food, CPG and medical device applications. The plant will also include a world-class film laboratory to develop and test materials.

19 juillet 21

WLS introduces RFID labeling solutions

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifWLS, a ProMach product brand, introduces its latest RFID labeling solutions. To meet the unique needs of each customer, WLS has adapted its high-speed pressure sensitive label applicators and label printers to incorporate the latest RFID technology. By applying RFID labels to vials, bottles, tubes, syringes and devices, WLS delivers dynamic labels that can lock-in select variable data while allowing other variable data to be updated through the life of the product. This simplifies inventory control for end users while providing product verification and authenticity for manufacturers.

16 juillet 21

Bormioli Pharma accelerates its sustainability commitment

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifBormioli Pharma, international manufacturer of glass and plastic containers for pharmaceutical use, announces an ambitious but concrete goal: to use 50% sustainable raw materials, such as recycled plastic, bioplastics and glass from recycled sources, while manufacturing its products by 2025. With this commitment, the company will triple its current 16% use of materials with low environmental impact.

15 juillet 21

Greif-Velox develops a system ensuring precise powder filling & clean pallets

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe ValvoDetect optical measurement system from packaging machine manufacturer Greif-Velox is the solution to a long-time issue in the filling of powders in the chemicals and food industries. This innovative technology prevents entire pallets from becoming contaminated by individual bag leaks, which were previously responsible for high product recall costs. Greif-Velox is the first manufacturer to offer this type of optical measurement system.

12 juillet 21

Nemera and BIOMM commercialize reusable insulin pen in Brazil

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifA expert in biotechnological medicines in Brazil, BIOMM is launching Nemera’s Advapen under the trade name Lifepen® for the administration of Glargilin insulin for the treatment of diabetes. Glargilin is a long-acting insulin analogue glargine, which showed significantly less risk of hypoglycemia compared to NPH insulin, both in symptomatic and nocturnal episodes.

8 juillet 21

Tata Steel Packaging and Sensory Analytics announce partnership for quality excellence

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTata Steel’s Protact® lamination plant in IJmuiden, Netherlands and Sensory Analytics, the U.S. supplier of patented SpecMetrix® coating and film thickness measurement systems, have agreed on a partnership to optimize product performance and quality for the two companies.

6 juillet 21

Tekni-Plex signs acquisition of Grupo Phoenix

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTekni-Plex has signed a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Grupo Phoenix in a deal that will bolster Tekni-Plex’s ability to deliver market-focused, customer-driven packaging solutions, especially in food and beverage markets. The deal combines Tekni-Plex’s 50-year reputation for operational excellence with the consumer-oriented innovation delivered by Grupo Phoenix, supporting and enhancing Tekni-Plex’s vision to deploy world-class expertise in the formulation, processing, and manufacturing of materials-based solutions to enhance end user experiences, protect products and brands, and promote sustainable business decisions.

1 juillet 21

Berlin Packaging continues its acquisition with Elias Valavanis

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifBerlin Packaging announced the acquisition of Elias Valavanis, a supplier of glass packaging for the food and beverage industry. Based in Larissa, Greece, with locations in Bulgaria, Romania, and throughout Greece, Elias Valavanis has been synonymous with glass packaging in the region and is a key supplier of bottles and jars for olive oil, wine, spirits, soft drinks, and water.

30 juin 21

Schur Flexibles announces the acquisition of Termoplast

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifSpecialising in recyclable films, Termoplast manufactures sustainable film production in Europe. Its 100% recyclable MDO-PE films offer processing qualities for all printing technologies and special applications for industrial companies and as well as for food, medical and pharmaceutical sectors.

28 juin 21

WWP Beauty launches sustainable touchless tubes collection

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifWWP Beauty has launched its new sustainable touchless tubes collection featuring a lineup of PCR tubes that showcase a variety of different touchless and airless applicator solutions for color cosmetics and skincare.

22 juin 21

Model Group invests in its plant in Poland

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifIn the pursuit of its long-term growth strategy in Poland, Model Group will install a corrugator until the end of November, 2021 at the plant in Nowa Sól. Model Group has been present in Poland for more than 20 years. The plant in Nowa Sól was acquired by Model Group in 2016 and served as a converting plant up to now.

20 juin 21

Kraft Heinz launches new recyclable baby food pouches

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifFor its Italian Plasmon brand, Kraft Heinz is launching recyclable food pouches for baby food. Available from April 2021 in Italy, the packaging is developed from Gualapack's Pouch5, a 100% PP single-material doypack option.

18 juin 21

Pharma: Catalent Biologics relies on Herma labeling machines

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe US company Catalent Biologics recently commissioned two high-performance wrap-around labeling machines from Herma for use in the production of biologics, including Covid-19 vaccines. The initiative involved delivering the machines in 10 weeks, and making them fully validated and ready for production in another four weeks.

17 juin 21

A new bio-based ice cream plastic cups made from certified renewable PP

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe multinational ice cream manufacturer Froneri – Joint Venture between Nestlé and R&R Ice Cream – has placed an order with MPG Manifattura Plastica S.p.A for 100 million plastic cups made from TotalEnergies Certified Renewable Polypropylene for their brand Coppa del Nonno. This renewable polypropylene produced from bio-based naphtha offers virgin-like performances with a reduced carbon footprint and is fully recyclable. MPG is the first company in Italy to be certified for the production of rigid plastic food packaging from renewable feedstock.

15 juin 21

Silgan Dispensing launches new premium & noiseless sprayer

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifSilgan Dispensing, a global leader in the design, development and distribution of highly engineered pumps and sprayers in the home, health and beauty markets, today announces the launch of its newest spray, Sinfonia® Elegance. Sinfonia® Elegance is an evolution of Silgan Dispensing’s Sinfonia® Spray, a market leader for its wide range of customization options.

10 juin 21

Volpak optimises SC+ machine for preformed pouches

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifVolpak, a Coesia company specialized in the manufacturing of HFFS machines for consumer goods, continues the evolution of its flagship “SC+”; a continuous movement machine that boasts superior performance.

9 juin 21

Henkel launches a new palletizing adhesive packaging format

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifA new innovation from Henkel Adhesive Technologies is helping to reduce the reliance on single-use plastic wrap and packaging materials when transporting goods on pallets. Palletizing is an essential part of modern supply chains, but until now this has required large quantities of plastic films, intermediate layers and anti-slip mats to stabilize and secure stacked goods.

1 juin 21

Optima Group is expanding its production capacities

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe Optima Group is experiencing high demand for filling and packaging solutions, particularly for the Pharma Division. There was a short-term increase in the already high order backlog caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. The group is building another CSPE Center at its headquarters in Schwaebisch Hall, to be used for the assembly and comprehensive commissioning of pharmaceutical filling lines. This will expand the production area by around 4,300 square meters and also provide new office space.

31 mai 21

Model Group acquires Sachsen Mill from Stora Enso in Germany

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifModel Group has signed an agreement with Stora Enso to acquire their Sachsen Mill located in Eilenburg. The mill has an annual production capacity of 310,000 tons of newsprint specialty paper based on recycled paper. Under the agreement, Model Group will own and operate Sachsen Mill, after the deal is closed.

Rondo-Pak announces major equipment investments

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifRondo-Pak, provider of folding cartons and printed components for the pharmaceutical, medical device and consumer industries, has continued to enhance its capabilities and expand capacity at its primary facilities in Camden,

Pulsed light sterilization for PP sport cap

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAptar Food + Beverage announced a technical collaboration with Claranor, world leader in Pulsed Light packaging sterilization.

Recycling peaks during pandemic

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifIn the United States, the data collected by Republic Services illustrate the strong trend in home consumption and e-commerce during the pandemic, leading to a significant increase in the recycling of cardboard boxes (+63%), aluminium cans (+17%), as well as plastic (+7%) and glass (+13%) bottles last year.

UNITED STATES: QuickVue Influenza et Covid-19 de Quidel Corporation

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAt-home prescription and OTC Covid-19 tests. Aptar CSP’s Activ-Film technology is integrated into the dipstick of the diagnostic kits to protect against moisture and other environmental conditions that could otherwise impact test accuracy.

GERMANY: Reusable TPE lids for take out coffees

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifThe take-away sector will no longer be able to sell single-use products (straws, cotton swabs, stirrers, tableware and disposable cups) from July 3, 2021.

A new aluminum touchless airless tube

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifLumson introduces TAL, for Techno Airless aLuminum, the first aluminum airless with a pouch, says the supplier. High-tech, durable and made of aluminum, the airless packaging combines safety, conservation and responsibility.

27 mai 21

New case packer expands Proseal’s Food packing solutions

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTray sealing specialist Proseal has extended its product portfolio with the launch of a high-speed fully automatic case packing system. The new patent pending Proseal CP3™ provides the ideal complement to Proseal’s extensive range of tray sealing machines to offer customers a complete primary and transit packing solution.

25 mai 21

Aptar Food + Beverage introduces a new 2-in-1 dispensing system

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifAptar Food + Beverage leveraged the benefits of two high-performance products, PolkaLite, a lighter version of the Polka closure (-1.3g), and the award-winning SimpliCycle recyclable valve to bring to manufacturers and consumers the highest levels of performance, convenience and sustainability in a closure that is reliable throughout the product life cycle.

18 mai 21

WWP Beauty & Jingdezhen Chinese Ceramic University unveil plans for expansion

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifWWP Beauty, a leading full-service supplier to the global beauty industry and the source for everything beauty, is the sole sponsor of an expansion to the Jingdezhen Ceramic University, a Chinese University with emphasis on ceramics.

17 mai 21

Fuze Tea switches its carton pack with SIG’s solution

Texte AlternatifTexte AlternatifTexte AlternatifCoca-Cola’s Fuze Tea's carton packs in the Netherlands are being produced more sustainably by using 100% responsibly sourced materials, that are 95% linked to plant-based raw materials which results in CO2 saving. Fuze Tea is the first brand in the iced tea category to switch to more sustainable carton packs by using SIG’s carton packs with the innovative Signature packaging material.