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19. September 2019 | Packaging materials & packs

European tube production and etma membership increase in H1/2019

The European Tube Manufacturers Association, etma, is continuing to expand and has welcomed three tube manufacturers as new members in 2019. more

19. September 2019 | Packaging materials & packs

Microsoft takes highest Pentawards Accolade

Microsoft has taken the top Diamond prize at this year’s Pentawards for its Xbox Adaptive Controller. more

17. September 2019 | Packaging materials & packs

Mandatory system participation? Quick check and catalog

For improved efficiency of the agency, and in order to save manufacturers from having to deal with tapplication red tape, the Central Packaging Register (ZSVR)has made determinations for most packaging about where it more

17. September 2019 | Packaging materials & packs

Marbach Group investing in Poland

Neuer Standort in Posen mit 50 Mitarbeitern The Heilbronn-based cutting dies manufacturer Marbach continues to pursue expansion. In addition to its activities in Mexico, China and the USA, the company is expanding its capacities in Poland. A new plant with more

13. September 2019 | Events

IPACK-IMA looks into the trade fair year 2021

IPACK-IMA will explore ways of strengthening the processing and packaging supply chain in the food and non-food sectors when it returns for its three-yearly more

13. September 2019 | Events

Carton and food – a sustainable choice

VGP: Challenge 'Sustainability' accepted At FachPack, Van Genechten Packaging will be showcasing how folding carton can make brands stand out. According to the group, its solutions meet consumers' demand for packages with a more

13. September 2019 | Events

A lot of newbies to meet in Monaco

Luxe Pack Monaco 2019: My Prod More than 50 companies will be exhibiting for the first time at Luxe Pack Monaco 2019. According to the organizers, they will be showcasing in fields as diverse as primary packaging for a more

11. September 2019 | Economy

Borealis: construction of PDH plant started

Borealis: construction of PDH plant started With a groundbreaking ceremony, Borealis started construction works for its new propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant. Located at the existing production site in Kallo, Belgium, the new facility reportedly will have a targeted production capacity of more

11. September 2019 | Economy

O-I is to revolutionize glass-making

Magma Glass packaging provider Owens-Illinois aims to force its so-called 'revolution of glass-making' by earmarking its plant in Holzminden, Germany, for installation of a new furnace with more

11. September 2019 | Job + Career

Training at Heidelberg – hand in hand with digital transformation

The training year at Heidelberger Druckmaschinen started on 1 September. Another 99 young men and women embarked on their training or dual study courses at one of the company’s four more

11. September 2019 | Economy

Panther investing 60 million euros

The Panther Packaging Group in Tornesch nr. Hamburg, Germany has prepared another investment package for promoting further growth more

11. September 2019 | Economy

Leuze opens logistics center in Singapore

German sensor manufacturer Leuze has opened a new logistis center in Singapore. With this, the company – by its own account – aims to respond to the high market demand for its products more

10. September 2019 | Economy

Prinect 2020 to help print shops with digitization

Prinect 2020 Heidelberger Druckmaschinen is said to make it even easier for Prinect users to run their print shop with the new and partially cloud-based functions in the Prinect production more

10. September 2019 | Economy

Interroll aims to grow in Thailand

Interroll Thailand Interroll Thailand has moved to a new plant in Phantong. With this investment, the provider of material handling systems aims to seize its growth opportunities in the market of Southeast Asia. The new plant is located in the same region like the more

10. September 2019 | Marketing

Coding the Rockstars

Rockstar Gears 5 Energy drink brand Rockstar’s ‘every can wins’ giveaway ties in with the anticipated release of Xbox game Gears 5, and is marked with a series of Collectors’ Edition cans. The special more

05. September 2019 | Events

Luxe Pack has the news for Wines & Spirits

Once again, Luxe Pack Monaco will be presenting this year solutions for Wines & Spirits professionals and other non-alcoholic premium beverages currently in vogue. According more

04. September 2019 | Verpackungstechnik

BillerudKorsnäs invests in recycling

BillerudKorsnäs invests in the area of recycling as it acquires a minority holding in the innovative company Recycl3R. more

04. September 2019 | Economy

60 million euros for a new corrugated sheet board plant

New corrugated sheet board plant The German corrugated cardboard manufacturer Progroup is currently building a new corrugated sheet board plant in Eisfeld, Germany. By doing so, the company hopes to further expand its leading role in the corrugated sheet board market in more

04. September 2019 | Recycling

Environmentally aware behavior changing among the young

Not even one in five (19%) Germans currently believe that they live in a world that treats nature well – all age groups are similarly pessimistic with regard to this issue. This was the more

04. September 2019 | Recycling

Better with Less: packaging competition open for entries

Winner design 2018 The Better with Less – Design Challenge, organized by Metsä Board, is now in its second year. Its aim is to inspire designers to create more environmentally-friendly packaging more

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