packaging

SIG is investing 12 million euro in a pilot plant of its new Tech Center Europe, which will be located close to SIG’s packaging plants in Linnich, Germany

SIG is investing 12 million euro in a pilot plant of its new Tech Center Europe, which will be located close to SIG’s packaging plants in Linnich, Germany. Bringing further added value to SIG customers, the new Tech Center will help to expedite new product and packaging development, to meet the ever-increasing demand...

SIG’s second state-of-the-art production plant for aseptic carton packaging in China is now up and running

SIG’s second state-of-the-art production plant for aseptic carton packaging in China is now up and running. Despite challenges posed by the pandemic, the large-scale project has been successfully implemented, once again demonstrating SIG’s ongoing commitment to engineering excellence and sustainability leadership. The...

The packaging and recycling specialist Alpla plans to acquire all the shares in Wolf Plastics. The competition authorities are currently examining the proposal

The Alpla Group, the global packaging solutions and recycling specialist, is purchasing the Wolf Plastics Group to expand its product portfolio and sees growth potential in Central and South-Eastern Europe. In acquiring all the shares in the packaging manufacturer Wolf Plastics Group based in Kammern, Austria, Alpla...

Jairo Rodriguez

With effect from 1 July 2021, Jairo Rodriguez has assumed the managing directorship of the two subsidiaries, Multivac Centroamérica y Caribe (Costa Rica) and Multivac Dominicana (Dominican Republic), as well as the management of the branch offices in Guatemala and Panama. Jairo Rodriguez had been working at Multivac in...

Gerresheimer produces numerous products for the pharma world in cleanroom environments

When it comes to packaging, safely storing and administering medications, biologics, and vaccines simply and sustainably, Gerresheimer is always a good address and an accomplished partner in the American market. At CphI North America from August 10-12, the company will be exhibiting primary packaging such as injection...

The Multivac Group has around 2,300 employees at its headquarters in Wolfertschwenden

Multivac officially opened its Training & Application Center for Slicing & Automation (TAC) at the company headquarters. The guests included Stephan Thomae, member of the Bundestag, Alex Eder, Chief Executive of the Lower Allgäu Regional District, and Beate Ullrich, Lady Mayor of Wolfertschwenden. After the...

Mondi and Hazeleger Kaas launch recyclable cheese packaging for Dutch market

Leading global packaging and paper group Mondi, along with cheese packaging company Hazeleger Kaas and brand owner Westland Kaas, worked together to package the well-known Dutch Maaslander brand in EnvelopeForm, a new fully recyclable polypropylene (PP) mono-material packaging solution. Most sliced cheese in the...

Mondi packages potatoes in award-winning paper bag with Sustainex bio-based coating

Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, has partnered with Silbo, a Polish leading producer of compostable packaging, to create a paper-based high-strength packaging for the Irish farm potato business Meade Farm Group. The innovative bags replace hard-to-recycle plastic with paper, a renewable resource enhanced...

Guido Spix - Group President of Multivac

Multivac joins the cross-company initiative R-Cycle. The aim is to jointly drive forward the circular economy for plastic packaging on the basis of an open and globally applicable tracing standard. R-Cycle records all recycling-relevant information from the production process in the form of a digital product passport...

Spanish packaging group Hinojosa reached a turnover of 430 million euros in 2020

Hinojosa, a leader of the packaging sector and considered one of the main Spanish family business groups, closed 2020 with a turnover of 430 million euros, a 3% more than the previous year. As a result of consumer behavior changes, e-commerce and food were the sectors with the largest increase in packaging demand and,...