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Missouri-based Ample Labels Acquired by Resource Label Group
09.21.2021

Resource Label Group, LLC, a full-service provider of pressure sensitive label, shrink sleeve and RFID/NFC technology for the packaging industry has announced the acquisition of Ample Labels located in Nixa, Missouri. With the addition of...

Vanguard USA, a Durst Group Company, Establishes its European Branch in Brixen, Italy
09.20.2021

Durst Group, manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies, announces that Vanguard Digital Printing Systems, a U.S. company acquired last year and headquartered in Lawrenceville, Georgia, USA, is establishing its European branch in Brixen,...

Cosmo Films Announces BOPP Expansion in India
09.20.2021

Cosmo Films has announced expansion by setting up reportedly the world’s largest BOPP film production line at Aurangabad, India, with an annual rated capacity of 67,000 metric tons. The BOPP line will require investment of...

Comexi Invests One Million Euros to Renovate Its Technology Centers in Girona and Miami
09.16.2021

The new Demo Centers, having a combined team of 18 people, will open the doors in the last quarter of 2021, and will present the most advanced tools, regarding the digitization of processes, and workflows...

Liquibox Celebrates Grand Opening of Madrid Super-factory
09.14.2021

Liquibox held a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony for their newest Center of Excellence in Madrid, Spain, a move that will strengthen the company’s position as a leader of sustainable bag-in-box packaging in the European market. Liquibox...

TeraPlast Group Acquires the Polyethylene Films Production Line from Brikston Construction
09.13.2021

TeraPlast Group concluded an agreement with Brikston Construction Solutions to take over the polyethylene films production from the manufacturer in Sighisoara. “From the beginning of the year we have promised that the Group’s development shall...

PPC Flexible Packaging Announces Acquisition of Consumer Packaging Group
09.10.2021

PPC Flexible Packing LLC, a leading provider of custom flexible packaging, announced the acquisition of Hartland, WI – based Consumer Packaging Group. CPG is the eighth acquisition of specialty and differentiated flexible packaging firms by...

Label Traxx Appoints New President
09.10.2021

With an eye on growth and continued product development, Rob Mayerson has been appointed President of MIS Software Developer Label Traxx. Mayerson brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise from leading organizations in the...

Descartes Announces Fiscal 2022 Second Quarter Financial Results
09.08.2021

The Descartes Systems Group Inc. announced its financial results for its fiscal 2022 second quarter (Q2FY22). All financial results referenced are in United States (US) currency and, unless otherwise indicated, are determined in accordance with...

Flint Group Announces Sale of XSYS Division to Lone Star affiliate
09.08.2021

Flint Group announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its XSYS division (“XSYS”), which specializes in the development and supply of printing plates, sleeves and adapters, and pre-press equipment to the packaging...

ePac Flexible Packaging Launches in Australia
09.08.2021

ePac Flexible Packaging (ePac), the industry leader in digital printing for flexible packaging, has launched in Australia, with its first manufacturing facility opening in Melbourne in the fourth quarter of 2021. Built entirely on breakthrough...

Paxiom Las Vegas Expansion Underway
09.08.2021

Paxiom is expanding to a 50,000 square foot facility located next to McCarran International Airport, 5 minutes from its current two Las Vegas facilities. The larger premises will provide additional space for new hires, system...

Wikoff Color Elects Tunji Taiwo to Board of Directors
09.02.2021

Wikoff Color is pleased to announce the recent election of Tunji Taiwo as a Director of the company. Tunji replaces Karl Warnke as the seventh Board member, effective August 31, 2021. Tunji is an entrepreneurial...

Tekni-Plex Names New Chief Financial Officer
09.02.2021

Chuck Pfister has been named the new chief financial officer at Tekni-Plex. Pfister brings over 30 years of executive management experience to the organization having served in various financial leadership roles at a number of...

Call for Entries: FPA 2022 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards Competition
09.02.2021

The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA), the leading advocate and voice for the growing U.S. flexible packaging industry, is pleased to announce that the 2022 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards Competition Call for Entries is now available....

Pregis Invests Additional $32 Million in Blown Film Extrusion Facility
09.01.2021

The latest investment is being used to expand the current Grand Rapids facility by adding an additional 55,000 square feet for manufacturing, warehousing and office space. In total, the Grand Rapids facility will now have...

Wikoff Color Adds State-of-the-Art Facility in Milwaukee
08.31.2021

Wikoff Color announces the opening of its 34th manufacturing location in Milwaukee, WI focused on the flexible packaging market. The newly constructed facility will be the main hub for the company’s solvent- and water-based gravure...

Ashland Signs Definitive Agreement to Sell Performance Adhesives Business to Arkema for $1.65 Billion
08.31.2021

Ashland Global Holdings Inc. announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Ashland LLC, has signed a definitive agreement to sell its performance adhesives business to Arkema in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $1.65 billion or...

Stora Enso Completes the Union Negotiations in Kvarnsveden
08.31.2021

Stora Enso has completed the union negotiations regarding the closure of pulp and paper production at Kvarnsveden. A total of 340 people will be permanently laid off. Some 25% of the redundancies can be managed...

JBM Packaging Expands Operations with New Downtown Location
08.31.2021

JBM Packaging, a manufacturer of eco-friendly, flexible packaging solutions, announced the opening of a new 40,000 square foot location in downtown Cincinnati. Located at 925 Freeman Ave., the facility will allow JBM to further expand...

C-P Flexible Packaging Acquires Fruth Custom Packaging, Inc. and Cleanroom Film and Bag, Inc.
08.24.2021

C-P Flexible Packaging, a leader in the flexible packaging industry, announced the acquisition of privately held Fruth Custom Packaging, Inc. and affiliated company Cleanroom Film and Bag, Inc. located in Placentia, California. Both of the...

PAC Worldwide Opens New Tech Center
08.23.2021

The highly connected relationship between materials science and engineering needed to advance the production of eco friendly packaging just got closer at PAC Worldwide – literally and figuratively. The global leader will unveil its new...

Jim Squatrito Joins Garlock Printing
08.18.2021

Garlock Printing and Converting announced that Jim Squatrito has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Squatrito succeeds Pete Garlock, who is retiring but will continue to serve on the board of directors. Garlock, a manufacturer...

PFAS Are Vital to Enabling Our Lives in the 21st Century
08.17.2021

Few topics in the chemical industry have attracted as much attention in Congress and with policymakers across the country as per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, known as PFAS. Critics have applied the catchy but misleading term...

Davis-Standard’s Pawcatuck Plant Celebrates 365 Days Injury-Free
08.17.2021

Davis-Standard is pleased to announce that its largest manufacturing facility in Pawcatuck, Conn., recently celebrated 365 days without a lost-time injury accident. This tremendous milestone follows the first priority in our SURPASS operational system, which...

Sarah Marshall Named Vice President of Sustainability, NOVA Chemicals
08.16.2021

NOVA Chemicals Corporation announced Sarah Marshall has been promoted to Vice President, Sustainability. In this newly-created role, Marshall will be responsible for leading NOVA Chemicals’ long-term Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) strategy, and managing the...

Huhtamaki Reinforces Its Leadership Position in Emerging Markets with the Acquisition of Elif, a Major supplier of Sustainable Flexible Packaging to Global Brand Owners
08.16.2021

Huhtamaki has entered into an agreement to acquire Elif Holding A.Ş. (Elif), a major supplier of sustainable flexible packaging to global FMCG brand owners, with operations in Turkey and in Egypt. With this acquisition, Huhtamaki...

Uflex Registers Over 34% YoY Growth in Q1 to Rs264cr on Higher Sales; Stock Gains
08.16.2021

Ulfex continued with its growth momentum and posted a Consolidated Net Profit of Rs264cr which surged by 34.4 % YoY and its Consolidated EBITDA stood at Rs502.4cr, rising by 19.3% YoY for the quarter ending...

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