CHESTER, UK, Nov 9, 2015 (Press Release) - The Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE) UK announced today that it is to become a joint owner of OPRL Ltd, which runs the UK's on-pack recycling label scheme.
ACE UK, which represents leading beverage carton manufacturers Tetra Pak, Elopak, and SIG Combibloc, joins current owners British Retail Consortium (BRC), the trade association for the retail sector.Read more
LEICESTERSHIRE, UK, Nov 11, 2015 (Press Release) - Belfast based W&R Barnett, has acquired a 60% shareholding in Logson Group for an undisclosed sum.
W&R Barnett is a fourth generation family business committed to growing and investing in successful operating businesses and their employees. Founded in 1896, the group has grown from its origins as a grain merchant and expanded its operations to include a wide variety of commodity trading, storage and industrial businesses.
SOLNA, Sweden, Nov 12, 2015 (Press Release) -
The theme for BillerudKorsnäs' second Capital Markets Day (CMD) is "Investing in sustainable and profitable growth". BillerudKorsnäs will elaborate on how current and planned investments in market position, structure and innovation will drive growth in sales and profitability. The Group's financial targets have been revised to better support the growth strategy.
iFoodbag has signed a global production agreement with the international packaging and paper group Mondi. As an integrated supplier, Mondi can offer support and experience along the entire production and supply chain of the iFoodbag®. This innovative product, which will transform online grocery shopping, will now be available globally.
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ESPOO, Finland, Nov. 16, 2015 (Press Release) -Valmet has successfully started up new coating technology, featuring multilayer curtain coating, at Mayr-Melnhof Kolicevo board machine 3 (BM 3) in Slovenia. Valmet's delivery included a new OptiCoat Layer curtain coater with supply system and a new OptiCoat blade coater.Read more
The Scanstar awards are organised by the Scandinavian Packaging Association (SPA), a body incorporating the national packaging organisations of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden.Read more
TetraPak has collected two awards at the 2015 World Beverage Innovation Ceremony held in BrauBevial.
Tetra Pak® E3 was recognised within the Best Manufacturing/Processing Innovation category. The filling machine series uses electron beams instead of hydrogen peroxide to sterilise packaging material. The benefits to customers include lower operational costs, improved environmental performance and increased production flexibility.Read more