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Indian firm debuts flexographic printing

Indian firm Vishal Containers has invested in a flexographic press for the first time by purchasing an F2 MP hybrid machine manufactured by Spain's...

MonoSol breaks ground on fourth Indiana plant

Film manufacturer MonoSol has broken ground on its fourth plant in Indiana, USA, as the company seeks to enhance its proximity to its customer...

Packaging Innovations report: Pouch market growing fast

The market for stand-up pouches (SUP) is growing at an increasingly fast rate, with new applications continuing to come to market, explained Clondalkin Flexible...

Japanese healthcare company names Yonenaga president

The US subsidiary of Maruho Co. has promoted Hideo (Harry) Yonenaga to president of the Medical Packaging Machinery Division. Maruho Hatsujyo Innovations' (MHI) Medical Packaging Machinery...

Agilyx expands recycling capacity to include olefins

US plastics recycling company Agilyx has expanded its circular recycling capacity to include feedstock for ethylene and propylene crackers. Already capable of processing scrap polystyrene...

Filling News

Beverage giant eyes cannabis-infused drink market

The Coca-Cola Company is “closely watching” the increasing use of a cannabis element in drinks as it considers a possible addition to its beverage...

Krones acquires Chinese process technology business

German machinery provider Krones has acquired the business operations and assets of Shanghai Xiantong Equipment Installation as part of a strategy to expand its...

PepsiCo signs up for NaturALL Bottle Alliance

Beverage giant PepsiCo has joined the NaturALL Bottle Alliance, a research consortium started by Danone, Nestlé Waters and Origin Materials to develop packaging made...

Hershey seeks treasure with Pirate Brands acquisition

The Hershey Company is to acquire crisps manufacturer Pirate Brands from B&G Foods for $420 million. The brand portfolio includes Pirate’s Booty, Smart Puffs and Original Tings. Once...

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