6th Apr 2019
Bag Corp, a pioneer of Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container (FIBC) market, has acquired Propex Foreign Holdings, a subsidiary of Propex Global, in its 50th anniversary year. Bag Corp, headquartered in Richardson, TX, US, is a bulk handling and supply chain solutions provider helping businesses manage all their bulk handling needs from one source.
23rd Mar 2019
Bulgarian film manufacturer Plastchim-T will upgrade its 6,6 m line to 5-layer film production which will enlarge its product portfolio with a wide variety of higher value quality films. The production of specialty films at existing, smaller lines with lower output is a suitable alternative to the increased worldwide production capacity of commodity...
23rd Jan 2019
DuPont Teijin Films, a joint venture between DuPont and Teijin, has unveiled its new Mylar Harvest Fresh rPET range of heat sealable polyester films with up to 50 per cent post-consumer recycled rPET content. The Mylar Harvest Fresh range of films has the waste and cost reduction benefits of top seal lidding with bonus of a lower carbon footprint...
21st Dec 2018
Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL), a global chemical producer, is taking over Invista Resins & Fibres, which owns a high value-added PET manufacturing facility located in Gersthofen, Germany. IVL has signed a deal in this connection. The Gersthofen site has a combined capacity of 282,000 tonnes/ annum, and employs approximately 140...
20th Jul 2018
Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL), via its indirect subsidiary, Indorama Netherlands B.V., has acquired a packaging business in Egypt. A purchase agreement was signed on July 18, 2018 with Middle East Glass S.A.E. and Mohamed Hassan Samaha for the acquisition of 74 per cent of the shares of Medco Plast for Packing and Packaging Systems...
6th Jan 2018
Michelman, a global developer of environmentally friendly advanced materials for industry with solutions for coatings, printing and packaging, has unveiled a new website www.michelman.in for Indian market. The site focuses on the needs of the Indian packaging market and highlights its major investment, the Michelman Innovation Centre for Coatings.
21st Mar 2017
A special polyester film with modified surface on one side and the other side untreated is all set to simplify digital printing since it is digitally printable without the need for priming/coating The film unveiled by India's largest multinational flexible packaging materials and solution company Uflex also demonstrates good transparency and optical...
12th Dec 2016
Xerium Technologies has launched Transform, a new generation of forming fabrics designed especially for paperboard and packaging machines. Transform forming fabrics have been tailor made for every type of board and packaging former: fourdriniers, twin wire formers, top formers, gap formers, and multiply formers, while also offering several benefits.
25th Nov 2016
Pritzker Group Private Capital, which acquires North America-based middle-market companies, has completed the acquisition of ProAmpac, a leading global flexible packaging company from Wellspring Capital Management. ProAmpac management team will continue to be a significant shareholder in ProAmpac, lead the company and serve on its board of directors.