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Marchesini Group buys stake in vision systems maker

Italian pharmaceutical packaging company Marchesini Group has acquired a 48 per cent stake in SEA Vision, a Lombardy-based creator of vision and inspection systems...

Plastic Technologies reveals new corporate structure

Plastics packaging developer Plastic Technologies has completed a structural realignment including the renaming of business units in an attempt to better serve customer needs...

Ineos Styrolution expands distribution network

Styrenics supplier Ineos Styrolution has implemented a ‘dual approach’ distribution structure in Europe. The company has expanded its agreements with Albis Plastic and the Ultrapolymers...

Macfarlane teams up with Microsoft to create ‘mixed reality’

Protective packaging distributor Macfarlane packaging is bringing technology to the fore by partnering with Microsoft to create ‘mixed reality’ headsets at its Innovation lab...

Viridor pushes for implementation of measures post-plan

Viridor, along with its parent company Pennon, has spoken out in favour of the UK government’s environmental plan, but has expressed a desire to...

Feedstock standards are needed, claims BPF

The British Plastics Federation (BPF) has renewed its call for the creation of standards for feedstock material in the much-maligned UK recycling industry, and...

White Tale Holdings sells Clariant stake after vetoing Huntsman merger

The largest shareholder of specialty chemicals producer Clariant has sold its stake in the business to Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) just three months...

Replace plastics packaging… with plastics packaging

Several designers have won a competition to come up with new materials to replace plastics packaging, by designing concepts involving plastics packaging. The Circular Materials...

Amcor makes 2025 packaging commitment

Packaging giant Amcor has pledged to develop all of its packaging to be recyclable or reusable by 2025, whilst also significantly increasing its use...

Flexible packaging recycling initiative gathers momentum

The first draft of the Design for a Circular Economy Guidelines for flexible packaging formats below A4 in size is to be launched for...

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