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ProAmpac Receives ISCC Plus Certification at Its Grimsby, UK Location
11.22.2021

ProAmpac, formerly Ultimate Packaging, a global leader in flexible packaging, announced their Grimsby, UK facility received the International Sustainability Carbon Certification Plus (ISCC Plus), a global sustainability certification system which supports the tracking of chemically...

Flint Group Flexible Packaging Launches New Range of Chlorine-free Heat Sealable Coatings in Europe
11.22.2021

Leading print consumables provider to the global packaging industry, Flint Group Packaging Inks has revealed its new range of chlorine-free heat sealable coatings under the NexisCode brand name. Launched in support of its overall sustainability...

Cosmo Films: Is Flexible Packaging Sustainable? Analyzing Its Environmental Impact, Advantages & Challenges
11.19.2021

The flexible packaging industry has been witnessing tremendous year-on-year growth globally. It is helping organizations to bring down their environmental footprint by reducing their dependency on glass/metal-based rigid packaging in a sustainable way. Despite this,...

Mondi Frantschach Invests €20 Million in Sustainable Pulp Production
11.19.2021

Mondi, a leading global packaging and paper company, is investing €20 million to further improve the sustainability of its pulp production at the Frantschach mill in Austria. The mill, which is celebrating its 140th anniversary...

Presto’s Fresh-Lock® Brand to Expand Plant in Waupaca, Wisconsin
11.18.2021

Presto Products, an industry leader in innovation for reclosable packaging and the maker of Fresh-Lock® closures, recently held a plant expansion groundbreaking ceremony in late September at their Waupaca, Wisconsin, plant location. The Waupaca expansion...

Plate Producers Benefit from Simplicity, Efficiency and Productivity with New Flexo Engine from Esko
11.18.2021

Flexo plate producers can now save time, simplify operations and benefit from greater productivity following the launch of Flexo Engine, the latest innovation from Esko. As part of the recently released Esko Software 21.11, the...

Bar Graphic Expands UK Facility
11.18.2021

Bar Graphic Machinery (BGM), a manufacturer of label finishing systems, diecutting slitter rewinders, digital label converting finishing systems and flexible packaging finishing equipment for the global label and flexible packaging industries, has expanded its facility...

Coveris Invests £3M Into Flagship Cramlington Labels Facility
11.17.2021

Leading European packaging manufacturer Coveris announced the completion of a two-year transformation project at its Cramlington labels facility in Northumberland. The twin facility, which includes both the main Colbourne Avenue plant and its sister site...

Innovation Keeps Trisoft Graphics Ahead of the Curve
11.17.2021

Trisoft Graphics, based in Costa Mesa, California, is an innovative flexographic prepress provider that serves narrow, mid and wide-web flexible packaging and label printers globally. Nearly 30 years ago, in 1993, the business was founded...

NOVA Chemicals Collaborates with Circulus to Meet Increased Demand for Post-Consumer Recycled Plastic
11.17.2021

NOVA Chemicals Corporation announced a long-term agreement with Circulus Holdings PBLLC to supply NOVA Chemicals with recycled polyethylene (rPE) produced by Circulus. The agreement broadens NOVA Chemicals’ sources of post-consumer resin (PCR), expands the company’s...

Liquibox Reveals Their Impactful 60th Anniversary Celebration
11.16.2021

Liquibox employees traded balloons and streamers for steel toe boots and hairnets for an inspiring week celebrating 60 years of dedication and commitment at the flexible packaging company. In honor of their milestone anniversary, Liquibox...

ePac Flexible Packaging Appoints Tracy Butler as Chief Financial Officer
11.15.2021

ePac Flexible Packaging is pleased to announce the appointment of Tracy Butler as Chief Financial Officer, located in Austin, Texas. Tracy will be responsible for driving ePac’s overall financial strategy with a focus on growth...

Recycled Material Standard Launches Today, Helping to Advance the Use of Recycled Materials
11.15.2021

After more than two years in development, GreenBlue and the Recycled Material Standard (RMS) team are proud to announce the official launch of the RMS and invite brands and suppliers in the plastics recycling value...

Morrisons Will Become the First Supermarket to Own a Recycling Plant
11.14.2021

Morrisons will become the first supermarket to own its own recycling operations through the acquisition of a significant stake in a new recycling site in Fife. The site will reprocess ‘hard-to-recycle’ soft plastics. Uniquely within...

ALPLA Commissions Mexican Plant
11.12.2021

Austria-based packaging producer ALPLA Group says it has opened its new plant for high-density polyethylene (HDPE) plastic recycling in Toluca, Mexico. That project was announced in September of last year. In Toluca, ALPLA invited guests...

Jetscript GS 1062 - New Inkjet Paper for Sophisticated, Personalized Labels
11.11.2021

With jetscript® GS 1062, the German specialty paper manufacturer Mitsubishi HiTec Paper is now offering a new coated premium inkjet paper as face-stock material for sophisticated, personalized label applications. The 95g paper impresses with a...

BOBST Completes Acquisition of Cerutti
11.11.2021

BOBST announces the completion on 11 November 2021 of the proceedings relating to Bobst Italia SpA’s successful final tender offer for the acquisition of the assets of Officine Meccaniche Giovanni Cerutti SpA and Cerutti Packaging...

Esko's AVT iCenter honored ar FIAUK 2021 Awards
11.10.2021

Esko has received a Silver Award at the FIAUK Awards for its print inspection innovation, AVT iCenter, which empowers label converters to easily manage quality and production standards across jobs, printing equipment, shifts and even...

ProAmpac’s Recycle Ready Retort Pouch Validated by Two Advanced Recycling Firms
11.10.2021

ProAmpac, a leader in flexible packaging and material science, announced that two independent advanced recycling firms confirmed their ProActive Recycle Ready Retort RT-3000 pouches met the criteria for chemical recycling. By processing materials that cannot...

Technic Gravure Strengthens its Competitive Capacity with the Acquisition of a Comexi SL2
11.10.2021

Comexi, a global supplier of solutions for the flexible packaging printing and converting sector, and Technic Gravure, a leading Thai company in the flexible packaging industry, have established a strategic business relationship with the acquisition...

Gamut Capital Management to Acquire Davis-Standard
11.09.2021

Gamut Capital Management, L.P., a leading New York-based middle market private equity firm, has announced that they have signed a definitive agreement to acquire Davis-Standard, LLC and its affiliates from ONCAP, the middle-market private equity...

Xeikon Announces VariOne
11.09.2021

Xeikon’s VariOne is a true differentiator and has been developed and designed to add value and benefit brand owners, designers, illustrators, printers, converters, and consumers. VariOne can achieve the highest levels of variable imagery possible...

American Packaging Corporation Recognized as a 2021 Wisconsin 75 Company by Deloitte
11.09.2021

American Packaging Corporation is honored to be recognized as a 2021 Wisconsin 75 company by Deloitte. The annual Deloitte Wisconsin 75, chosen by a panel of business leaders, recognizes the largest and most successful private...

Spreading Recycling: Mondelez Looks to Bring Cadbury’s Recycled Packaging Tech to More APAC Markets Beyond Australia
11.08.2021

Mondelez believes that the recycled packaging technology recently rolled out for Cadbury Dairy Milk in Australia will be able to deliver sustainable packaging options for more markets in the Asia Pacific region in the coming...

More Speed, Efficiency, Sustainability and Quality Across Packaging Workflows with Esko Release 21.11
11.08.2021

Packaging businesses can today benefit from more speed, efficiency, sustainability and quality across workflows, as Esko releases its newest innovations. True to its aim of continuous improvement through innovation, the global developer of leading integrated...

Comexi Inaugurates Its New Technology Center, a European Research and Development Benchmark for the Flexible Packaging
11.05.2021

Comexi, a global benchmark company of and specialist in the flexible packaging printing and converting industry, has inaugurated its Technology Center in Girona (CTec Girona). As a result of this inauguration, the company strives to...

Seminars Touch on Circularity Worldwide
11.05.2021

As companies and elected officials in the United States continue to debate plastic waste and a circular economy, they often look toward other nations that are farther ahead in their planning and designs. That focus...

Tredegar Reports Third Quarter 2021 Results
11.05.2021

Tredegar Corporation reported third quarter financial results for the period ended September 30, 2021. Third quarter 2021 net income from continuing operations was $6.2 million (0.19 per diluted share) compared to net loss from continuing...

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