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MM Karton Foodboard launch targets product safety
Mayr-Melnhof Karton says its new cartonboard grade Foodboard represents a “quantum leap” in the protection of cartonboard packed foodstuffs.
Amcor launches ‘next generation’ Vodex foods barrier liner
Amcor Flexibles has launched the Vodex Generation II barrier liner for bag-in box food
Clariant Italy investment targets functional packaging
Chemicals company Clariant is opening a 400 m² Project House facility in Pogliano, Italy, as part of its strategy to build innovation under its Masterbatches business
Krones acquisition ups process technology capacity
Machinery manufacturer Krones has purchased 100% of the stock in HST Maschinenbau GmbH, a German company that designs and manufactures homogenisers and reciprocating pumps for the food...
Crown convenient Easylid paint tin closure system now in Europe
The Easylid paint tin closure from Crown Aerosols and Speciality Packaging Europe is now available to paint manufacturers around
Rise of beverage carton recycling rates continues, ACE confirms
The recycling of beverage cartons in the EU rose to 40% in 2012, according to the Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE), representing an increase of 3% compared to
Krones NitroHotfill process ensures ‘affordable production’
Krones claims its updated NitroHotfill process is now the most sophisticated hotfill system on the market, requiring “up to 40 per cent less energy” compared to conventional hotfill...
Huhtamaki acquires corrugated specialist BCP
Foodservice and consumer packaging company Huhtamaki has announced its acquisition of BCP Fluted Packaging Ltd, a corrugated packaging specialist based in Blackburn, UK, operating in the...
Nestlé commits to BFA global bioplastics alliance
Nestlé will join forces with seven other global consumer goods companies to work in partnership with the World Wildlife Fund in encouraging the responsible development of bioplastics...
Ecolean to launch transparent aseptic drinks pack
Dairy and liquid food packaging company Ecolean is to launch a transparent aseptic package solution, Ecolean Air Aseptic Clear, in early