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Flexible packaging group, UNI Packaging, has recently announced a £1.5m investment package for their 10,000 sq ft St. Helens, Lancashire manufacturing site. The move, which follows a re-brand of the facility from Arteb Printing to ‘UNI Packaging St. Helens’ on 1 January 2016, comes as the group continue to increase…

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Indian Dairy Manufacturing Company Ltd (IDMC), a wholly-owned arm of National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) on Tuesday launched its second phase of plastic pouch packaging film plant. The first phase of the plant was set up in 2006 with an objective to provide low cost, high quality packaging pouches for…

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Growing at 18% per annum, Country's plastic packaging industry is expected to reach $73 billion in the next four years, says a report. The size of the industry in India is about $32 billion, which constitutes only 4% of the global packaging industry, said the joint report by FICCI and…

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Leading specialty food marketer and manufacturer, Inventure Foods, Inc., today announced plans to add a second manufacturing site to its existing company-owned IQF berry processing and packaging facility in Lynden, Wash. Operations at the new site, located in Bellingham, Wash., are expected to begin in April, 2016. Inventure has entered…

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Label Impressions, a progressive label and flexible packaging printer in California has expanded its operations into a new 30,000 square foot manufacturing space. "This expansion has been in the works for several years and is part of our long term strategic plan," states Jeff Salisbury, Label Impressions President and CEO.…

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UK-based corrugated packaging specialist Atlas Packaging installs new Zünd G3 L2500 digital cutting table from Zünd Plotting Systems, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network. The full order will then be completed in its on-site fully fitted production plant, which houses an array of the…

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The ZUND 3100XL automatic cutting machine has arrived at Landaal Packaging Systems. Thanks to the addition of this state of the art equipment, Landaal Packaging Systems' customers can get high quality graphic display projects with no tooling or expensive set up costs. The Zund Cutter combines speed, quality and versatility…

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Japanese alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages firm Suntory and Anellotech, a US-based biotechnology company, will jointly build a facility in Texas which will develop a component used in making 100% bio-based PET bottles. The development of the facility is in line with Suntory's plans to pack its products under Suntory Beverage…

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Luxembourg-based printing and packaging supplier Flint Group is reportedly contemplating plans to shut down its Dundee facility in Scotland, a move that could cut close to117 jobs. The facility is hit by significant and worsening losses due to deterioration of the printing industry, media sources reported citing the company. The…

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Graphic Packaging Holding Company, a leading global provider of packaging solutions to food, beverage and other consumer products companies, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Graphic Packaging International, Inc., has agreed to acquire 100% of the outstanding equity of Walter G. Anderson, Inc. ("WG Anderson"), including the company's two…