30. September 2016 | Economy

Top of the paperboards

Invercote ist Europas wertvollste Kartonmarke Iggesund Paperboard’s brands Invercote and Incada are again among the three most valuable brands on the European paperboard market, concludes a newly released brand survey of European paperboard converters and brand owners done by Opticom International Research more

29. September 2016 | Products

ID reading at high speed

High-Speed-ID-Reader von Cognex In late 2016 the European counterfeiting directive is coming into force prohibiting the sale of prescription medicines without clear labeling. The pharmaceuticals industry is under pressure: the new rules require manufacturers and more

28. September 2016 | Economy

Expanded flexibles

Mondi (Vienna, Austria) has enhanced its European consumer goods packaging capabilities through upgrades to its innovative plant in Solec, Poland. A capital investment in machinery has now reportedly enabled the company to produce spouted flexible pouches from this plant for the more

28. September 2016 | Economy

Tubes with slight growth

Europäische Tubenindustrie mit leichtem Wachstum im ersten Halbjahr 2016: Marktkonsolidierung schreitet voran Unperturbed by increasing market consolidation, shipments of the European tube industry revealed a positive development in the first half of 2016. Total production of member companies of etma more

26. September 2016 | Products

Metal packages become unique

To help brands improve product traceability and support greater consumer engagement, Crown Holdings, a leading supplier of metal packaging products worldwide, has developed Crown Secure. This code scanning system reportedly assigns every more

26. September 2016 | FachPack |

Egeria purchases Clondalkin

Egeria will take over the Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Group. The Dutch based private equity firm has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares from an more

26. September 2016 | Products | Innovation

New luxury from Finland

Pankalux: Neue Kartonqualität für Luxusverpackungen At FachPack, the Finnish manufacturer of cartonboard, Pankaboard, will launch its new folding boxboard Pankalux. This GC1 cartonboard reportedly has been engineered more

26. September 2016 | Economy

One more for Action

U.S. label printer Action Packaging Systems has invested in its second Xeikon CX3 press. “We liked Xeikon’s approach – more a focus on engineering and what the press could do than a marketing effort,” explains Douglas E. Rice, President and CEO. “The experience with our more

23. September 2016 | Economy

CVC took over AR

ÅR Packaging Group has announced the closing of the agreement with CVC Capital Partners to acquire the group from Ahlstrom Capital and Accent Equity. Founded in 2011 through the merger of A&R Carton and Flextrus, AR Packaging is said to more

23. September 2016 | FachPack |

Green PE films and more

After a successful exhibition in 2015, Coveris will again display its packaging solutions at FachPack. The company reportedly will highlight innovative products that meet today’s high standards of safety, quality and sustainability for more

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