BRUSSELS, Oct. 31, 2016 (Press Release) -The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the acquisition of the industrial coatings business of German chemicals company BASF by AkzoNobel of the Netherlands. BASF's industrial coatings business develops, manufactures and sells various industrial coating products.
VANCOUVER, BC, Oct. 25, 2016 (CNW) -Imaflex Inc. ("Imaflex") and Kimberly-Clark have been given the "Deal of Distinction Award" in the Chemicals, Energy, Environment & Materials Sector from the Licensing Executives Society ( USA and Canada ), Inc. (LES) at the LES 2016 annual meeting in Vancouver B.C.
Paper and packaging companies have been largely driven by output volume. However, this is no longer sufficient, and new business models and processes can illustrate a successful path into the future. Many organizations are aiming to design a system that better balances demand with production, focuses on profitability, and can also yield a more efficient operations and control system. This transformation requires real-time digital information and control in a digital paper and packaging enterprise.