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Hot Topic Eco Design – More than just recycling capability? Experts in conversation at the Eco Design Forum at interpack

EllenMacArthur Foundation, Henkel, consumer protection authorities, recyclers and the IK together on the podium Round Table Eco Design on plastic packaging: green light for the guideline project  

Smart Manufacturing Technologies to feature in CHINAPLAS 2017 to support electronics and electrical industries

As market expands, the electronics & electrical industries are promoting healthier, trendier and cozier life experience to customers by introducing functional novelty to their products, such as degermation in refrigerators, self-cleaning and sterilization in air-conditioners.

ProFood Tech Brings Together 9,500 Food & Beverage Professionals Inaugural processing show exceeds expectations in Chicago

Reston, Va.; April 10, 2017 — Nearly 6,500 attendees with buying power and 3,000 exhibitor personnel came together last week to make the first-ever ProFood Tech a huge success. Held April 4-6 at McCormick Place in Chicago, ProFood Tech showcased cutting-edge technologies and innovative solutions within the ever-evolving food and beverage industry.

Fey Printing Increases Capabilities with a Kluge Folder Gluer

St. Croix Falls, WI - Fey Printing, a full-service commercial printing company celebrating 85 years in business, announces it has expanded its folder gluer capabilities with the addition of a Brandtjen & Kluge (Kluge) OmniFold 3000.

Strong German presence at International PackTech India and FoodPex India

Several major German brands will be represented at the International PackTech India and FoodPex India, held at the Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre in Mumbai from 15 to 17 December 2016. The German pavilions at the two trade fairs and at the parallel drink technology India, organised by Messe München (Munich), will include Bosch, Multivac, KHS and SMC Pneumatic.

innovationparc debuts at upakovka

Trade Fair in Moscow benefits from interpack alliance – Premiere of SAVE FOOD and “75 Years of PET” are themes at the Lecture Forum of Special Show  

SAVE FOOD China Opens a New Chapter in Innovative Food Packaging Together with Packaging Top Brands

Shanghai World of Packaging (swop) - leading processing and packaging exhibition focusing on China and the Asia-Pacific region, is set for a grand opening in Shanghai New International Expo Centre from 7-10 November, 2017. The number of companies planning to attend swop 2017 rose by 50% compared to the last show.

interpack alliance with new event in Iran

pacprocess Tehran to be held at the country’s most modern exhibition grounds; special rates for interpack 2017 exhibitors  

Fancy boxes quickly in the market

At the Interpack, KAMA will be presenting solutions for highly efficient converting in the digital workflow with HP Indigo  

interpack: IMA DAIRY and FOOD presents innovative packaging solutions

IMA DAIRY & FOOD presents various newly developed products at "interpack 2017". Besides machines on display visitors to the stand can also see packaging machines in action on large video walls as well as partly in virtual reality technology.  

Cosmo Films to set up new Production Line for Speciality Polyester (BOPET) Films

New Delhi, 7 th April 2017: Cosmo Films Limited, a leading global speciality films company, manufacturing multiple types of Bi-axially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) and Cast Polypropylene (CPP) films has announced plans to install a new production line for Speciality Polyester (Biaxially-Oriented Polyethylene Terephthalate) films by the third quarter of 2018- 19.

2nd Global Brand Protection Innovation Programme

The 2nd Brand Protection Innovation Programme successfully brought together industry professionals for a prestigious platform to discuss the new innovations and technologies in the Brand Protection Industry.  

Sacmi, sales mission to Plastic Expo in Tunis

Working alongside a major local agent, the Group will be at the bi-annual fair to present all its latest beverage & dairy solutions. The range - now even more complete - incorporates technologies and services that bring all the advantages and opportunities of Industry 4.0 to this sector too  

OE-A elects new international Board of Directors

New OE-A Board to represent the entire international value chain of organic and printed electronics.  

Highest Distinction for the RFID Sensor Platform of chreiner PrinTronics at the OE-A Competition 2017

The printed sensor platform of the Competence Center Schreiner PrinTronics has won the OE-A Competition 2017 in the category "Prototypes & New Products." The prize for the complex label with electrical functions was awarded last week during the LOPEC in Munich.

GIZEH: new twin chamber cup for Muller

Bergneustadt, 4 April 2017. The plastic packaging specialist GIZEH has developed a new twin chamber cup for the market launch of a new yoghurt dessert line of Müller. The cup combines Müller yoghurt with chocolate, biscuit or caramel chips of Milka, Oreo and Daim and is offered in four varieties.  

Constantia Flexibles awarded four Alufoil Trophies for 2017

Constantia Flexibles Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of flexible packaging and labels, is proud to announce they have won four Alufoil Trophies in 2017.


Gebo Cermex, part of the Sidel Group and world leader in packaging line engineering solutions, is introducing its latest advanced performance systems and innovative packaging line solutions at Interpack 2017 (4-10 May). On booth C47 (Hall 13), the company is demonstrating its portfolio for the beverage and food, home and personal care (FHPC) customers based on its Agility 4.0™ program.

Nemera announces its participation in the European Project Cupido (Cardio Ultraefficient nanoParticles for Inhalation of Drug prOducts)

The nano-revolution reaches the heart: the EU-funded project Cupido will foster the translation of nanomedical applications toward the cardiac field


Interpack 2017 will see BOBST highlight its leading technology and services for the food, beverage, pharma and cosmetics packaging sectors, among others. BOBST innovations cover both web-fed and sheet-fed printing and converting equipment, along with developments in substrate production and functionality, quality assurance and environmental compliance.

Food oil, major North African company chooses Opera labelling by Sacmi

Three all-new OPERA 200 RF labellers for one of the area's key producers; this successful Sacmi solution offers efficiency and compactness, productivity and user-friendliness  

Invitation to meet Videojet at Interpack 2017

Videojet Technologies, a world leader in coding, marking and printing solutions, is pleased to invite you to visit the company at Interpack, Dusseldörf, Germany (

CHINAPLAS 2017 facilitates building and construction industries towards green, high efficiency and sustainability

Sustainability is now the first item on every industry’s agenda for development. In the face of such environmental issues as global warming, energy shortage, drastic decrease in forest resources, pollution and so on, how do the building and construction industries contribute to energy conservation, emission reduction and environmental protection?

OE-A appoints OE-A Fellow and announces winners of the OE-A Competition and LOPEC Start-up Forum

Special merits, innovative ideas as well as start-up companies were offered a platform at LOPEC 2017 to support the continuous development of the international market for organic and printed electronics.  

Cosmo Films to showcase premium lamination films for luxury packaging at Luxepack Shanghai 2017

DELHI, 4 th April, 2017– Cosmo Films, a leading manufacturer of speciality BOPP films will be showcasing its range of premium lamination films for high end packaging, at the upcoming Luxepack Shanghai 2017 show – a leading show for creative packaging, scheduled to take place from 12 th to 13 th April 2017 in Shanghai, China.  

Bosch extends Sealed Paper Packaging portfolio at interpack 2017 Ideal for products such as sugar and flour

New vertical bagger adapted for handling innovative paper bags Dust-tight packaging available on upgraded mandrel wheel machine Sustainable packaging conserves resources and enables recycling  

Interview Opportunity at interpack: New Pharma-Multi-Act Syringe Label and Smart Labels with Integrated NFC Technology

Labels on packaging for pharmaceuticals have evolved into high-tech products featuring a wide range of functionalities. A brand new marking solution for syringes and smart labels with integrated NFC technology will be showcased as special highlights by Schreiner MediPharm at interpack in Hall 7A, Stand B02.

Van Gilse's new cylinder-shaped Orange Peel IML pack sprinkles powdered sugar perfectly

Leading Dutch sugar manufacturer Suiker Unie wanted an alternative to its cardboard cylindrical packs.  They chose a cylindrical IML pack with an Orange Peel IML look. Unique in its category, the pack stands out on Belgian and Dutch retail shelves. And the pack offers a great consumer benefit - it makes it easy to pour a measured dose of sugar.  

Kompac Announces Success Based on Dscoop Phoenix, Looks Towards Lyon

Kompac Announces Success Based on Dscoop Phoenix, Looks Towards Lyon  

GRO International packs with Mondi’s Guinness World Record-paper

One of the world’s leading German manufacturers of innersprings, AGRO International, packs with Mondi’s record-breaking Advantage MF SpringPack Plus – strength, packaging & handling safety, efficient logistics and renewables make the difference.  

Uflex invests in Laser Scoring Technology to offer Easy to Open flexible packaging solutions

Noida, 03 April 2017:  Have you felt the angst of standing under the shower trying to tear a shampoo sachet which simply refused to yield and finally you had to bite it open? Quite a nightmare --- isn’t it?

Interpack 2017: Greiner Packaging presents future-oriented technologies

The interpack is one of the most important international packaging events for the food, beverage, confectionery, bakery, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, non-food and industrial goods industries. From 4 to 10 May 2017 the packing industry in Düsseldorf meets. For the first time in nine years, Greiner Packaging again presented its innovative product diversity. Kremsmünster, March 2017.


ProFood Tech Media Luncheon Highlights 2017 Trends in Food Processing Operations Report and Updates on PACK EXPO Las Vegas and Healthcare Packaging EXPO 2017   WHAT: ProFood Tech 2017 Media Luncheon WHERE: Room E-353A WHEN: Tuesday, April 4, 2017 Lunch served at Noon

Media Advisory: Register for PMMI’s Global Packaging Trends Media Luncheon at interpack

INTERPACK MEDIA ADVISORY: PMMI's Global Packaging Trends Media Luncheon WHAT: PMMI's Media Luncheon WHERE: Messe Düsseldorf, CCD South, Room 26

CIPM 2017: Marchesini Group will show a customisable line designed to form and pack trays for syringes and vials

Pianoro (Bologna) - From April 19 th to 21 th , the Marchesini Group will take part in CIPM Qingdao, the industry's must-attend show in China. Line on show at International Hall (Booth S1-10) will be made up of the automatic deep draw thermoformer FBZ 320 and the horizontal continuous-motion cartoner BA 400 Argento. This line can process up to 240 trays and cartons a minute.

Paper cup machine AR Papercup machine

Our automatic AR paper cup machines are far superior to the chinese machines that are available in India. Any spares or components could be easily sourced from the local market and even after years of production, our machines could be refurbished like new with all spares available any time.

More than one billion cement bags made from Mondi sack kraft paper for Constantia Afripack

Pioneering the cement bag using two-ply Mondi`s Advantage Select sack kraft paper – just one milestone within more than 40 years of collaboration between Mondi and Constantia Afripack  

The Organic and Printed Electronics Industry expects an increase of 8 percent in sales revenue in 2017

Positive outlook from OE-A members on the development of organic and printed electronics announced at LOPEC 2017  

Ensure peace of mind with industry first 5-year generator warranty from Mettler-Toledo

Royston, UK, 29 March 2017 – Demonstrating a further commitment to its customers and strengthening the quality assurance of its x-ray systems, Mettler-Toledo is offering an industry first, 5-year generator warranty for all new x-ray inspection systems within the X-Series range, purchased with either a Standard or Comprehensive Service Care package.  

Innovative technologies in CHINAPLAS 2017 steers global packaging industry towards weight reduction and sustainability

As awareness and understanding of sustainability become ever more prevalent, the packaging industry is turning its focus towards sustainable packaging. Lightweight and green packaging has become the bandwagon for the packaging industry to get on in order to balance ecological, economic and social needs.

Cosmo Films launches Universal Printable Coated Synthetic Paper

DELHI, 28th March, 2017– Cosmo Films, a leading manufacturer of speciality BOPP films, has announced the launch of BOPP based universal printable synthetic paper.

Join Bosch Packaging Technology at interpack 2017

Save the date for the press conference When: Friday, May 5, 2017 at 10.00 a.m. Where: Messe Dusseldorf, CCD Süd/South, Room 14, 1st floor, Stockumer Kirchstrasse 61, 40474 Dusseldorf, Germany Show highlights include:

Sacmi, four-in- a-row success on the Algerian market

For the fourth year running Sacmi will be exhibiting on its own stand at the Djazagro fair in Algiers. A great opportunity to showcase its comprehensive plant engineering and technology range for the Food, Beverage & Packaging sectors in what is North Africa's most important market and the hub for development prospects across the continent.  

ProFood Tech 2017 MEDIA ADVISORY

ProFood Tech Media Breakfast Highlights 2017 Trends in Food Processing Operations Report and Updates on PACK EXPO Las Vegas and Healthcare Packaging EXPO 2017   WHAT: ProFood Tech 2017 Media Breakfast   WHERE: Room E-353A  

Printed electronics makes its way into ever more products

The new OE-A Roadmap presents a diverse range of application examples as well as challenges for organic and printed electronics  

Digital Transformation: Serialization of Anti-Counterfeiting and Track &Trace Products

Schreiner ProTech is focusing on its solutions and services for secure product marking as part of the joint VDMA “Industrial Security” booth in Hall 8, Stand D08, at this year’s Hanover Fair (April 24 – 28).

Multilayer compression moulding, Sacmi revolutionises the coffee capsule industry

Group plays starring role at “The Packaging Conference 2017” with a report on the application of compression technology in coffee capsule manufacture. A new frontier for producers thanks to a technology that combines outstanding capsule quality with the lowest running costs in the industry.  

AEROBAL at Interpack 2017 Record result and good sustainability assessment provide powerful boost

The International Organisation of Aluminium Aerosol Container Manufacturers (AEROBAL) will be in a particularly buoyant mood from 4-10 May 2017 when it exhibits at the Interpack trade fair, where it will be sharing a stand with the German Aluminium Association (GDA).

Record sales of aluminium aerosol cans: AEROBAL reports significant growth in 2016

The economic and political problems and debates around the world did not have an adverse impact on the performance of the member companies of the International Organisation of Aluminium Aerosol Container Manufacturers (AEROBAL) in 2016.


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