Pharmaceuticals packaging: safety across the board

“No compromising on product safety” is the overriding principle for companies of the pharmaceuticals industry and for allied enterprises in the packaging sector. Because of their high responsibility for human health, they are strictly monitored and have to observe numerous specifications and guidelines. No mean challenge for the companies concerned. From an economic point of …

New Bio-Flex Blends for home compostable films and packaging

Willich, February 2017 – The bioplastics specialist has developed new Bio-Flex blends for the production of low gauge films which will biodegrade completely in garden compost at low, variable temperatures. Vinçotte, based in Belgium, has already issued OK Compost HOME certificates for these grades. In addition, most of the new compounds meet the requirements of …

Confectionery and bakery product packages: standing out from the crowd – but not at any Price

As the consumption of confectionery and bakery products continues to rise, so do the expectations of consumers. Not only do they want to be wowed by the taste, but they are also becoming choosier as far as the packaging is concerned. The latter has to catch the eye and provide additional functions while also responding …

Customisable, Eye-catching, Sustainable: Going ahead of the game in extending our range of Aluminium Metal Closures.

Tecnocap Group again improves upon its “speciality designs, sustainable materials, new compounds, lean thinking and capping equipment ” divisions, a dream team always looking for the “perfect closure” according to the ever changing market needs and our ability to anticipate market trends.

The Showcase of Packaging Innovations at PACK EXPO to Feature Award-Winning Packaging Designs

Reston, Va.; July 14, 2016 — The Showcase of Packaging Innovations, sponsored by The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), will return to PACK EXPO International (Nov. 6–9, 2016; McCormick Place, Chicago), according to PACK EXPO producer, PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies. The showcase will display the latest innovations and award-winning designs in packaging.

TOYO INK brings plastic masterbatch production to Mexico

Tokyo, Japan and Conyers, GA (USA)— Toyo Ink SC Holdings Co., Ltd., the parent holding entity of the Toyo Ink Group of companies, and its wholly owned subsidiary, LioChem, Inc., today announced that they have expanded their production footprint in the Americas by establishing a plastic colorant manufacturing and sales base in Guadalajara, Mexico.

XOLUTION GMBH Germany a world leading resealable beverage cand end company, closes €45 million investment round to set the stage for 1 billion anual production capacity in 2016 and beyond

XOLUTION GmbH announced today the successful closure of a €45M equity investment round with INVENTURE Management Pte. Ltd., Singapore to fund the production capacity increase for XOLUTION’S next generation XO2.0 resealable beverage can technology in order to meet global market demand. XOLUTION plans to use the investment proceeds to increase its world-wide production capacity to over …

New Pack is egg-actly right

WorldPressOnline First Call – 21 January 2016 – Consumers can now enjoy the convenience of a perfect soft-boiled egg in just five minutes thanks to the inspiration of new brand Yowk and the packaging skills of RPC Design and RPC Bebo UK.