Flexible and rigid packaging converter Bemis has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the medical device packaging operations of SteriPack, a manufacturer of sterile packaging solutions for the medical and pharmaceutical sectors.
RPC Promens Consumer Nordics has developed a one-litre milk bottle made entirely from a non oil-based bio polymer produced from sugar cane and mixed with special mineral filler, a feature the Danish company claims is the first on the European market.
North American packaging converter Novolex has agreed to acquire Heritage Bag Company (HBC), a Dallas, Texas-based manufacturer of plastics can liners and other packaging products. The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter.
Packaging converter Weener Plastics has relocated its company headquarters from Germany to The Netherlands and renamed its Plasticum facilities, which became part of the group following the integration of Plasticum in 2013.