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TRM Packaging, the UK’s leading independent corrugated packaging manufacturer, invests GBP 2 million ($3.2 million) in a state-of-the-art BOBST Mastercut die-cutter. It is expected that the new machine will be in place by early April 2015, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network. The 1.7m…

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Malawi based Flexible Packaging Industries have installed a six colour FL-3 press from UK manufacturers, Edale. The 350mm wide high specification machine has features including twin rewind, IR heaters, full rail system as well as a specialised vacuum delivery system for paper label and film production. As one of the…

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Constantia Parikh, a joint venture between one of Europe's largest packaging firm and Gujarat based Parikh Packaging, which recently expanded its Moraiya facility near Ahmedabad, is eyeing acquisitions to expand its geographic footprint in the country and be closer to its clients. Pavan Parikh, director, Parikh Packaging, said that the…

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Turkish packaging maker Sarten Ambalaj has unveiled plans to set up a new production facility in Adana, in the country’s southern part. The company is also aiming to introduce a wide range of plastic packaging products this year, reports local business daily Dünya. The plans were announced by Zeki Sar?bekir,…

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As the world’s largest direct selling business, Amway is often called the original social network, where success is fueled by the power of relationships. This personal connection also extends between supplier and customer, creating a strong sense of responsibility that drives both to maintain stringent high standards of product quality.…

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The bottle, made by Sonoco, integrates seamlessly with the VariBlend 40mm dispenser and incorporates a new, secure locking design for optimal product integrity, which is particularly appealing with packaging where there is no wrap-around label.   The company also offers a non-airless 50ml HDPE and 20ml airless container with their 40ml…

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A WBE certified business, LMI has been in the flexible packaging market nearly 50 years, focusing on the manufacture of superior heat sealable lidding products since 1994. The company has been recognized as a Green Professional by the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council and since 2010 has been a member of…

Wednesday, Feb 11, 2015
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Initially available in six stock colours: White; Brown; Red; Yellow; Orange and Black plus unbleached Kraft which is ideal is ideal for the organic sector and farmers’ markets the 79mm x 39mm x 50mm wraps are being produced on a new machine designed and built by Chevler at its Hengoed…

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Qimarox supplies components for material handling and packaging systems that are characterised by a compact and modular design and high degree of standardisation. Consequently, the cost of purchase, installation, integration, use and maintenance is reduced to a minimum, which makes Qimarox components the most competitive solutions in the market. At…

Tuesday, Feb 10, 2015
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Mimaki says its new compact flatbed cutting plotter will allow printers to produce high quality, cost-effective output on demand when combined with its new printers. The CFL-605RT cutting table supports immediate finishing of packaging and prototypes, offering both creasing and cutting capabilities, and cutting of cushioning materials. Mimaki national sales…