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Standard clamshell wins design vote

The standard clamshell with side hinge and platform snap was voted the easiest 'easy-open' clamshell prototype by visitors to the Dordan Manufacturing booth at...

Carpi factory ‘biggest thermoforming hub in Italy’

Marchesini Group has inaugurated what it claims will be "the biggest thermoforming hub in Italy" with a new factory in Carpi, Italy. Employing 50 people...

Growing market for thermoformed plastics

The market for thermoformed plastics products is set for more growth and it is competing well against rival processes because of improvements in its technologies, according to a report from BCC research.

Asian firms secure thermoforming JV

Indian plastics manufacturer Delta Thermoformers is set to start a joint venture with China-based Zhejiang Xinyuanfang Plastic Co, as the businesses aim to expand their footprint in the Asian market.

Thermoformer investment to double turnover

UK-based thermoformed packaging specialist Leeds Vacuum Formers (LVF) has invested more than £1 million ($1.56m) in new machinery, warehouse facilities and supporting infrastructure, which the company says will enable it to double its turnover within the next five years.

Par-Pak continues spending spree

Plastics manufacturer Par-Pak Europe has announced the acquisition of fellow UK firm Deltaform, along with its subsidiary Chiltern Thermoforming, as part of a strategy to gain market growth in Europe.

R N Doshi (left), chairman and managing director of Rajoo Engineers, shakes hands with Ardjan Houtekamer, technical director of Meaf Machines

Indo-European thermoforming JV formed

A joint venture has been established between Indian firm Rajoo Engineers and Dutch company Meaf Machines in order to help meet the global demand for semi-flexible packaging.

Par-Pak Europe acquires Holfeld Plastics

Ireland-based Holfeld Plastics, a producer of thin-walled thermoformed packaging, has been acquired by Par-Pak Europe (PPE), which is a member of the Waddington Group in the US.

Bill Kent worked for Brown Machine for 51 years

Veteran rewarded for service to thermoforming

A 51-year industry veteran, Bill Kent, has been named Thermoformer of the Year by the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Thermoforming Division.

ThermoWhey to go

A two-year research project to develop a bio-based thermoformable barrier coating in the packaging sector has been launched by a consortium in Germany.

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