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Multi Layer Plastic is the Ideal Solution to Save Our Environment Uflex CMD Ashok Chaturvedi at IndiaPlast 2019

February 28, 2019, Noida (India): IndiaPlast, the biggest plastics show in India was inaugurated today by Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant in the presence of Arun Kumar Panda, Secretary from Ministry of MSME, Mahendra N Patel, Chairman, PMMAI and Uflex CMD Ashok Kumar Chaturvedi. The 5 day exhibition being held at IndiaExpo Centre in Greater Noida will conclude on March 04, 2019.

At DCAT ACG to Present Widespread Expansion of Capsule Manufacturing Capabilities

At DCAT, ACG to Present Widespread Expansion of Capsule Manufacturing Capabilities

SACMI IPS looks to Latin America

SACMI injection technology to play starring role at the Plastimagen fair (Mexico City, 2-5 April 2019), together with the agent Plasgrom SACMI's IPS preform production platform with injection technology provides an effective response to even the most diverse investment and technological upgrade requirements of Latin American converters.

Jet Marking Systems Becomes Certified Partner of Markem Imaje

Extensive Vetting Process Completed to Gain Partnership with Leading Printing and Coding Tech Company

WWP Announces Senior Level Hires and Promotions

  Industry veterans enhance leadership team as company expands market focus  

Amid Calls for Less Plastic Keystone Folding Box Co Cuts 50% of Plastic from OTC Packaging

Company’s Ecoslide-OTC™ paperboard package eliminates need for larger peel/push blister packs.


A range of popular French craft beers can now be enjoyed in 25cl Eco-Line cups from RPC Bebo Bouxwiller. Based in Carpentras in Provence, La Brasserie Artisanale du Mont Ventoux, under the leadership of its founder Mr Alexandre De Zordi, and with the arrival of a partner investor Rhône Rive Gauche, has expanded production over the past two years from 500 to 3,500 hectolitres.

Print Fair Carries Promotional Campaigns In Maharashtra Tamil Nadu Andhra and amp Telangana

PrintFair, the commercial printing, package converting and digital sign show, will come to the grounds of BIEC, Bengaluru in a few days. The Show, scheduled to be held from 10-13 April 2019, recently concluded promotional campaigns in Maharashtra & Tamil Nadu.

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper continues to invest

Bielefeld – April 1, 2019 As a competent manufacturer of high-quality coated specialty papers, Mitsubishi HiTec Paper continues the path of innovation and investment. As part of the "New Business Development" program, a new quality control system on the SM 21 has now been successfully commissioned at the Bielefeld site.

Michael Mrachacz succeeds Siegfried Drost as Managing Director Sales

Michael Mrachacz succeeds Siegfried Drost as Managing Director Sales

Aptar Beauty + Home, a custom partner for IOMA’s personalized cosmetics

Sleek, refined design, unique, high-precision application: Aptar Beauty + Home helps promote the pioneer of personalized cosmetics by tailoring its packaging solution Serumony to IOMA, the expert in custom skincare.

One size doesn’t fit all when it comes to more sustainable packaging

Mondi and Pacoon offer a roadmap for making packaging more sustainable.

Cosmo Films launches CPP High Barrier films

Cosmo Films, a global leader in speciality films for flexible packaging, lamination and labeling applications as well as synthetic paper has recently introduced a cast polypropylene (CPP) film for packaging applications requiring high moisture & oxygen barrier and high hot tack properties.

HoymeCuido: The healthiest see-through IML packaging

As a result of living in an era of hectic lifestyles, intensive working days and increasingly less stable timetables, we tend to spend less time to sit down and have dinner, and we often have meals at undefined moments. This clashes with our intention to enjoy a healthier, more balanced nutrition. On-the-go carrot sticks

Marico extends its food portfolio with the launch of ‘Coco Soul’ range- India’s finest Vegan Gourmet Products made with superfood coconut

 Cold Pressed Virgin Coconut Oil along with three new infused variants- Cinnamon, Chilli Oregano, Curry Coriander, specially curated by Chef Kunal Kapur  Coco Soul Foods to include Coconut Sugar, Coconut Spread, Peanut Coconut Butter, Almond Coconut Butter and Coconut Chips


Encapsulating Imagination: Bringing Science and Art Together ACG Group, the only supplier in the world offering end-to-end manufacturing solutions for the pharmaceutical industry, has launched the first of its kind ‘Art in a Capsule’ competition – designed to bring science and art together.

At Interphex NYC, Antares Vision Introduces AVrs, the Verification Router Service Solution for Optimized DSCSA Compliance

The new solution provides efficient data management and compatibility with external software & hardware

Adoption of the Single-Use Plastics Directive

Brussels, 27 March 2019 – Noting the adoption of the Single-Use Plastics (SUP) Directive by the European Parliament today, EUROPEN supports the EU’s overarching objectives of taking bold action against litter and marine litter in particular and raising awareness about this problem among EU citizens and globally. EUROPEN

High performance in the smallest spaces: The Vertical Multilane Wrapper (VMW)

Wrapping rectangular or round sandwichcookies and cookies has now become much easier: Hastamat presents its new Vertical Multilane Wrapper VMW. From 4th to 10th May 2017 the company based in Lahnau, Hesse will present its latest innovation in Hall 15/A41 at interpack, the leading trade fair for processes and packaging.

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper continues to invest

As a competent manufacturer of high-quality coated specialty papers, Mitsubishi HiTec Paper continues the path of innovation and investment. As part of the "New Business Development" program, a new quality control system on the SM 21 has now been successfully commissioned at the Bielefeld site.

DMS Color to Revolutionize the Packaging Market with the Installation of a Kluge OmniFold 3000 Folder-Gluer

St. Croix Falls, WI March 13, 2019 - DMS Color, Pelham, AL, recently brought their folding-gluing capabilities in-house with the addition of a Kluge OmniFold 3000 Folder-Gluer System.

Spotlight on women in plastics

An engaging panel discussion at the upcoming Plastics Extrusion World Expo will debate a number of key issues surrounding the professional development of women in the plastics industry.

Cosmo Films to showcase speciality printing substrates at Print China , 19

Cosmo Films, a global leader in films for flexible packaging, lamination and labeling applications as well as synthetic paper would be showcasing its speciality range of printing substrates at the upcoming International Printing Technology Exhibition of China also known as Print China scheduled to take place from April 9-13 th in Dongguan city, Guangdong Province, China.

Recently, in the presence of numerous guests, the new project partners NEMERA and NOVO NORDISK laid the foundation stone for a new manufacturing Hall.

The new building will be mostly dedicated to the production of components for Novo Nordisk’s pen needles.

Reifenhäuser Blown Film offering benefits for highly profitable FFS film production

Worms / Troisdorf, March 21, 2019 | Reifenhäuser presented its latest 5-layer blown film line for the production of highly profitable FFS film during Open House at Russian plastics processor KZPM, a specialist manufacturer of polymeric films and flexible industrial packaging. Reifenhäuser developed this new 5-layer FFS line for the production of plastic heavy-duty shipping s

Iggesund Paperboard’s mills get top marks

The Holmen Group’s paperboard manufacturer, Iggesund Paperboard, has received the highest rating for sustainability in an evaluation done this year by the rating firm EcoVadis. The paperboard is produced at Iggesund Mill in Sweden and at Workington, England.

swop 2019 teams up with "PKG Family" to establish a new future for the FMCG industry

In the presence of various partners, swop 2019 and “PKG Family” joined hands for the third time to launch the “FMCG Future Zone”. Ms. LAN Naiying (Xianjunlong Printing), Mr. WANG Bingxiao (Jingli Can Co.,Ltd), Mr. LI Daoyang (Liji Packaging), Mr. YAO Zhengyu (Beauty Star), Mr. Leo Wu (Founder of PKG Family), Ms. DU Jingxian (Adsale Exhibition Services Ltd.) and Ms.

Kluge User Group Meeting to be held in conjunction with Odyssey 2019

St. Croix Falls, WI March 15, 2019 - Back by popular demand, Brandtjen & Kluge is once again offering its customers a unique opportunity not to be missed!


The demand for sustainable packaging solutions continues to increase across many markets. However, consumers still expect the same levels of functionality and user- friendliness. Leading Polish ice cream producer, Bracia Koral, is now taking the initiative in its sector with the introduction of packs that can be reused once the product is consumed.

75% production capacity increase: Gable X meets demand for PET packaging with support from Sidel

Gable X Cleaning Solutions Company Limited, located in Chaguanas (Trinidad and Tobago), has ordered its second blow moulding equipment from Sidel, the leading global provider of PET, can and glass solutions for liquid packaging.

Paintainer® Perfect for Picky Cats

The Paintainer® storage pail from RPC Superfos is ensuring that cat food from Petzeba remains fresh and ready for serving. The container provides ease of use, sustainability and an attractive design for the Swiss pet food company.

Rama metallic IML tubs shine at IPSA Gold Pack Awards

In a glittering end-of-2018 ceremony in Johannesburg, RPC Astrapak Marcom, Verstraete IML and Siqalo Foods scooped a joint gold medal at the 2018 IPSA Gold Pack Awards in the competitive ‘Food category’ for outstanding packaging design for the Rama metallic IML tubs. Smart move

Interphex 2019, the Marchesini Group to show the CMP PHAR.MA brand on the U.S. market

West Caldwell (New Jersey) – The Marchesini Group returns to the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York from 2-4th April for the 40th edition of Interphex, the premier pharmaceutical, biotechnology and device development and manufacturing event in the U.S.

Are You Bengaluru-Ready For Next PackPlus South

PackPlus South, the total packaging-processing-supply chain event is happening from 10-13 April 2019 at Bangalore International Exhibition Centre, Bengaluru. The concurrently running event will be the annually held PrintFair, which will present the commercial printing-package converting  digital sign segment of the industry.

Caxton Road, Elm Farm Industrial Estate Bedford, MK41 0XZ United Kingdom

Central Pharma announces strategic partnership with Supply Chain Wizard Global contract packaging organization (CPO), Central Pharma, has partnered with digital innovation firm, Supply Chain Wizard to transform its digital operations.

Neopac Participates in Smart Green Island Makeathon Youth Education Challenge

Company to support efforts for digitized and sustainable future while encouraging education endeavors

CHINAPLAS 2019 Outlining a Bright Future for the Packaging Industry

Driven by the dynamic economic development, accelerating urbanization and improvement in people’s quality of life, the consumer market has a surging demand for safe, convenient, unique and environmentally friendly packaging.

ProAmpac Forms Specialty Flexible Packaging Team for Home, Health and Beauty Markets

ProAmpac, a leader in global flexible packaging,  announced the formation of a cross-functional team dedicated to bringing flexible packaging solutions to Home, Health & Beauty (HHB) Markets. The team is made up of materials-engineering, product-development, product-innovation, package-design and graphics professionals.

ProPak Asia 2019 at 85% capacity



ACG Capsules opens a new factory in Pouso Alegre-MG, generating local employment

Clear display of online parameters

Convenient online parameter management for process control technology

Uflex Honoured with ‘Excellence in Packaging –Beverages’ at The ET Polymers Awards 2019

February 13, 2019, Noida: Continuing with its string of wins, Uflex Ltd has been recognized for innovative packaging in the category of Excellence in Packaging – Beverages (Large Enterprises) for Asepto Spark ‘Fresca’ at The Economic Times Polymers Awards 2019 held on Feb 12, 2019 at Mumbai.


Tray sealing specialist Proseal and its supplier LC Automation are celebrating 20 years of a successful partnership during which the two companies have risen to become leaders in their respective fields. LC Automation provides Proseal with a reliable supply of quality electrical components that form a key part in the manufacture of its market-leading tray sealing machines.

Metal caps, SACMI to play lead role in Shanghai

SACMI’s metal cap manufacturing solutions and technologies to be showcased at Pakon Expo (8-10 April 2019). From even more productive, efficient crown cap solutions to the latest health, safety and environment-oriented PVC-free products.  

Huhtamaki launches high-quality, sustainable paper straw

straws are used by millions of people every day when enjoying drinks on-the-go. Huhtamaki now offers customers the opportunity to switch to paper straws for consuming cold drinks. Paper straws are a sustainable choice and an excellent alternative to plastic straws.

Complete solutions from a single source

Wolfertschwenden, 8 February 2019 – At IFFA 2019, MULTIVAC will be presenting holistic solutions for processing and packaging meat and sausage products to trade visitors from industry, craft and trade. In addition, concepts for production of sustainable packaging solutions and the topic of digitalisation will be among the focal points of the trade fair.


The high quality, user-friendliness and eye-catching decoration of the sleek EasySnacking™ pot from RPC Superfos are key factors in its selection for a new range of ice-creams from Russian manufacturer Taice.

Uflex Posts a Strong Performance in Q3 FY2018-19

07 February 2019, Noida, U.P (India): Uflex Ltd declared its earnings for the Quarter ended December 31, 2018 and reported consolidated net revenue of INR 1981.1 crore, a jump of 17.7% on Y-o-Y basis.


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