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Rovema NA Introduces TwinTube Form-Fill-Seal Machine for Sweets and Snacks

Compact, Continuous Motion BVC 145 TwinTube Produces up to 500 bags per minute

Only Three Months to PrintFair 2019 at Bengaluru

The commercial printing, package converting and digital sign show, is happening concurrently with PacPlus South from 10-13 April 2019 at BIEC, Bengaluru.

Compressione SACMI, innovazione e controllo a India Plast 2019

SACMI vola a New Delhi, dal 28 febbraio al 4 marzo 2019, per partecipare a India Plast, la fiera di riferimento nel Paese in ambito plastics.

Cosmo Films bags two SIES SOP Star Awards

New Delhi, 14th Jan 2018– Cosmo Films, a global leader in speciality films for flexible packaging, lamination and labeling applications as well as synthetic paper, bagged two awards at the recently concluded SIES SOP Star Awards 2018 in Mumbai for excellence in packaging innovation and product development in the flexible packaging space.

Uflex Sweeps Away Seven Titles for Packaging Excellence at SIES SOP STAR AWARDS 2018

January 09, 2019, Noida (India): Uflex was recognized with seven awards at the recently concluded SIES SOP STAR AWARDS 2018 for packaging innovation and product development.


RPC Tedeco-Gizeh, the UK’s sole manufacturer of plastic vending cups, is launching a unique initiative to help customers recycle their used cups into valuable second life products.

MHI Introduces EAGLE-Omni Deep-draw Blister Packaging Machine

Versatile module ideal for packaging development, rapid prototyping and small-scale production.

Neopac présente le nouveau produit de la gamme EcoDesign au PCD Paris

Le nouveau tube en plastique recyclé est intégré à la gamme de solutions d’emballage durable

The CEFLEX Century – flexible packaging consortium support tops one hundred companies

A circular economy for flexible packaging gains increasing traction as more companies sign up to the CEFLEX Vision

Defranceschi, con SACMI Iberica a Enomaq 2019

L’azienda presenta alla fiera di Saragozza tutte le soluzioni per il pianeta vino nel segno dialta tecnologia, cura dei dettagli, automazione. Accanto, l’offerta di una vera e propria“cantina chiavi in mano”, da luogo di produzione a viaggio esperienziale nell’identità enella storia del cliente

Jet Label & Packaging Invests in One-Pass RFID Insertion

Advanced “Smart Label” System Provides Traceability, and Helps Reduce Human Error in Material Handling and Inventory

Digital Therapy Monitoring: Schreiner MediPharm to Present Smart Packaging Solution for Vials

Schreiner MediPharm’s trade fair presentation at Pharmapack 2019 in Paris will be fully focused on smart packaging solutions.

Smart automation solutions for the printing industry

B&R will be presenting advanced automation solutions for building smart machines at Printpack India 2019. Together with these Industrial IoT ready solutions, B&R will be displaying its entire range of control, motion, HMIs, Panels, PCs, I/Os and software solutions for complex printing applications in Hall 14, Stall J68+J69+J70. 

Antares Vision and ALP.I sign an agreement for the two companies to merge

Agreement between ALP.I, the special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) promoted by Mediobanca, and Antares Vision, world leader in vision control systems, traceability solutions and data management in the pharmaceutical sector, signed ten months after ALP.I was listed on the stock market, and introduces new features to the SPACs universe

Innovation driving Röchling growth

2017 financial year: Eighth consecutive sales increase Industrial division: International industry counting on plastics Automotive division: 15.8 percent sales growth Medical division: Investment as growth engine    


The LINHARDT Group   LINHARDT is one of the leading manufacturers of packaging in Europe. Every day about 1500 motivated and highly qualified employees produce more than three million packaging devices in five locations.  

Röchling acquires American medical technology specialist

Röchling Advent Tool & Mold, Inc., is acquiring the American medical technology specialist Precision Medical Products, Inc., (PMP) based in Denver, Pennsylvania (USA). The Röchling Group is thus consistently continuing its strategy of expanding the Medical division.

SACMI rafforza a Upakovka 2019 la propria leadership sul mercato russo

Decine le soluzioni installate presso i protagonisti del settore, con un’ampia gamma di offertache va dalle presse a compressione a tutte le soluzioni per la linea di imbottigliamento. Valore aggiunto e garanzia per il cliente, la presenza strutturata e capillare con SACMI Moscow e il supporto della Divisione SACMI Customer Service

Greiner Packaging honored at the WorldStar Packaging Awards 2019 for its innovative lid solution

Greiner Packaging’s winning streak continues: The plastic experts have won yet another prize after a series of awards this autumn in Germany, the Czech Republic, Turkey and Austria. At the WorldStar Packaging Awards they have now been honored with the title of “WorldStar Winner 2019”.

Röchling Group Opens Smart Factory in Brensbach

Brensbach, 26 October 2018. The Röchling Group has expanded and upgraded its existing plant located in Brensbach in the Odenwald Mountains. Starting immediately, production will be carried out in cleanrooms meeting GMP Grade C standards and under smart factory conditions. Röchling Medical has been manufacturing high-precision plastic products at the facility since 2008.

PAMEX to host World Print & Communication Forum’s meet and Conference for the first time!

Pamex, the International Exhibition on Printing & Allied Machinery Industries, is happening at Mumbai from 6-9 January 2020 at BEC, Mumbai. The Show, organised by All India Federation of Master Printers (AIFMP) in association with (P) Ltd., is proud and honoured to host WPCF board meeting and the ‘Print Matters for the Future’ conference

The Marchesini Group continues to grow: an increase of 12% in turnover for 2018 and the acquisition of two new companies. Maurizio Marchesini, the Group’s chairman says: “Excellent results despite unrest for the economy”

Pianoro (Bologna) – The Marchesini Group is about to end the year with an increase in turnover of 12% compared with 2017, when the Group’s consolidated figures almost hit the 300 million Euro mark. Growth forecasts are backed by two new acquisitions, alongside an increased workforce. As a whole, the Group’s Italian production sites and foreign branches presently employ two thousand people.

OPTIMA consumer at Biofach 2019 in Nuremberg

At Biofach 2019, Optima Consumer will be presenting a range of packaging machines that create key benefits for the organic industry. The company’s exhibit will be the flexible, robust, and affordable OPTIMA SD2best auger filling machine for powdery and granular products.  

Nelipak Named As A Winner of Medical Design & Outsourcing’s "Leadership in Medtech 2018"

Nelipak Healthcare Packaging has been named by Medical Design & Outsourcing as their “Leadership in Medtech 2018” winner in the “Product Development” category.

We are proud to introduce ourselves as the pioneer of BOPP film manufacturing in India.

We are proud to introduce ourselves as the pioneer of BOPP film manufacturing in India. Today, we are a leading manufacturer & exporter of BOPP films for Lamination, Food Packaging, Labeling and Over wrapping applications. We also have specialty films like coated labels & synthetic paper.

Cosmo Films launches sterilisable conduction sealing film

New Delhi, 19 th Dec 2018– Cosmo Films, a global leader in speciality films for flexible packaging, lamination and labeling applications as well as synthetic paper recently launched sterilisable conduction sealing film for wad and lidding applications for PP and PE containers.
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Verstraete IML signs the New Plastics Economy’s Global Commitment

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation announced its new Global Commitment, ‘A line in the sand’, at the ‘Our Ocean Conference’ in Bali on 29 October 2018. The objective: eliminating plastic waste and pollution right at the source. Over 250 leading organizations from around the world are committing to these ambitious objectives.

Matrix Demonstrates High Speed IQF Bagger at 2019 Northwest Food & Beverage World

Visit Matrix at the 2019 Northwest Food & Beverage World, January 8-10, in the Oregon Convention Center, Portland, Ore., Matrix Packaging Machinery, a ProMach brand, will be showcasing its high speed Morpheus XL vertical form/fill/seal (vf/f/s) bagging machine. The focus at the show, will be demonstrating the high-speed large bag solution for IQF filling solutions. (Matrix Booth #1031)

Uflex Presents- The Next Big Thing - in Pharma Packaging

December 19, 2018, Noida (India): Primary Packaging plays an important role in the pharma industry, where its purpose ranges beyond providing barrier protection to creating unique brand identity, brand protection and patient communication.

Arcwise is Receiving its Second World Star Packaging Award in the Beverage Category

We are very happy to announce that Arcwise has won its second World Star Award in the beverage category for the Hernö Gin & Tonic packaging. The new packaging design, which is really eye catching and stands out on the shelves, also implies a 77 % carbon foot print reduction compared to the previous packaging.

Complete solution for manufacturing blood collection tubes

R+E Automation Technology GmbH will be appearing at no less than three trade fairs at the start of 2019. The company will exhibit at Interplastica in Moscow, Arab Health in Dubai, and Pharmapack in Paris. One of its main focuses will be the new system for manufacturing and packaging blood collection tubes – the BCT-200.

Clariant Offers new Perspective on Sustainability to Coatings Producers at European Coatings Show 2019

Discover Clariant’s solutions for a sustainable city at Booth 7-123 High performance additives and colors for future-proof, convenient trend-focused coatings New products & Automotive Styling Trendbook 2021-23 launches  

Clariant Unveils Controled-Atmosphere Packaging Solutions at CPHI India 2018

Regional premier of EQius™ brand humidity-control products Shelf-life prediction service simulates packaging conditions  

Nearing Opening of Its First U.S. Facility, Neopac Selects Two Small-Diameter Tubes for Production

“Tamper Evident Nozzle” and “Twist’n’use™” tubes exemplify solutions to be manufactured in Wilson, NC plant starting spring 2019.

Packaging material a key issue for the climate

Switching material from plastic to paperboard can reduce a packaging’s climate impact by 99 per cent. For people who influence the choice of packaging material, this single choice can make the biggest climate impact during a product manager or designer’s entire professional career. That’s the conclusion of a study done by IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute for Iggesund Paperboard.

ProFood Tech Feeds Growing Snack Food Market

In 2015 the global savory snack food market was worth $94.3 billion and is expected to grow to $220 billion by 2025 according to the 2018 Assessment of the Snack Foods Market report produced by PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies.

NiceLabel named one of the leading software and technology providers key to supporting the global food and beverage supply chain

NiceLabel has been named to the FL 100+, Food Logistics magazine’s annual list of the top 100-plus software and technology providers for the food and beverage industry. The list serves as a resource guide of software and technology providers whose products and services are critical for companies in the global food and beverage supply chain.  

PAMEX 2020- Intl Exhibition on Printing & Allied Machinery Industry

Pamex, the International Exhibition on Printing & Allied Machinery Industries, is all set for Mumbai from 6-9 January 2020 at the state-of-the-art facility of Bombay Exhibition Centre. The event is organised by All India Federation of Master Printers (AIFMP), in association with (P) Ltd.  

SACMI in the DRC to support 'Pietro's School'

Company to contribute to the building of a fourth classroom and the board and lodging of the school's teachers for a year. Aimed at providing children from the village of Cireja (DRC) with educational opportunities, the initiative is named after Pietro Venieri, an Imola-born youngster who passed away prematurely in 2013  

Platinum Global Solutions - A Way Forward to Excel in Packaging and Labeling Industry

Bangkok, Thailand 6 th -7 th December, 2018– Platinum Global Solutions concluded its 8 th Packaging and Labeling Innovation Programme at Mövenpick Hotel.   

Platinum Global Solutions -Revolutionizing and transforming the future of Brand Protection and IP strategies

Thailand, Bangkok 6 th and 7 th Dec, 2018– Platinum Global Solutions concluded its 5 th Global Brand Protection Innovation Programme and IP Summit at Mövenpick Hotel Sukhumvit 15 Bangkok.  

New Tool Provides Safe Remote Equipment Diagnostics and Assistance

Convened by PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, the OpX Leadership Network’s new Remote Equipment Access: Options Analysis tool provides a common understanding of the industry methodologies for remotely accessing equipment installed in manufacturing facilities.  

Q-Pumps tools: Easy access to the information you need

The philosophy at Q-Pumps is based on developing products of the highest quality, offering a world class customer service and generating a successful link with each and every one of the distributors, always having the end user  

Clariant and Eastman Announce Agrochemical Collaboration

Clariant named as supplier for a highly effective solvent to be used in agrochemical formulations Clariant brings formulation expertise and market access to support agrochemicals industry Eastman delivers innovation excellence for effective, low-toxicity ingredient  

Greiner Packaging honored at the WorldStar Packaging Awards 2019 for its innovative lid solution

Greiner Packaging’s winning streak continues: The plastic experts have won yet another prize after a series of awards this autumn in Germany, the Czech Republic, Turkey and Austria. At the WorldStar Packaging Awards they have now been honored with the title of “WorldStar Winner 2019”.  

New Sales Partner in Russia, UK and Spain – scanware electronic GmbH expands business in Europe

Bickenbach, Germany, 12/12/2018: In 2018 the scanware electronic GmbH expanded its international sales network. The optical inspection systems and Track&Trace solutions developed and produced at the Bickenbach site will be marketed and distributed country-specifically in Russia, Great Britain and Spain with three new partners.  

Röchling continues to grow in medical and industrial technology

Acquisition of FRANK plastic AG, headquartered in Baden-Württemberg Ideal complement to the product portfolio and production technologies Location in the northern Black Forest reinforces the Röchling medical network      

Stora Enso and startup Sulapac have joined forces to develop renewable and biodegradable straws

Stora Enso and Sulapac continue to combat the global problem of plastic waste by launching a demo for sustainable drinking straws at Slush 2018, a leading startup event that gathers 20 000 tech enthusiasts from around the world. The demo, which targets production on an industrial scale, is designed to replace traditional plastic straws with renewable ones.


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