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Victory Packaging to open new distribution facility in Chicago, US

US-based Victory Packaging is set to open a new warehouse and distribution center in Chicago in April to expand its packaging-related operations in the region. The new 275,000ft² facility will be located in Aurora, a suburb of Chicago, and is claimed to be one of the firm's largest locations in…

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Kiefel GmbH of Freilassing, Germany – part of the Brückner Group based in Siegsdorf, Germany – intends to acquire a 100% share in Mould & Matic Solutions GmbH, which currently belongs to the Austrian Haidlmair Group. Both parties signed a purchase agreement this week, which is still subject to the…

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IKONPRINT has taken a digital leap by becoming the first Danish printer to buy and install the new Nilpeter digital UV-InkJet product line, PANORAMA. The move is a direct result of an increased number of incoming orders, and thus an urgent need to expand production capacity. PANORAMA is Nilpeter's complete…

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NutraPak USA has announced the opening of their new, 10,000 square foot, state-of-the-art nutritional supplement filling and packaging facility with a fully-green option. The new facility is FDA Approved, GMP-compliant and provides quality, turn-key private-labeling services for the bottling of softgels, gelcaps, caplets, tablets and capsules. Blister packing, pouch filling,…

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Parksons Packaging, a Mumbai-based manufacturer and exporters of printed and laminated folding cartons, is setting up a manufacturing base at Sri City with an outlay of Rs. 70 crore. Laying the foundation stone, Ramesh Kejriwal, Chairman of the company said, “We are foraying into Southern region by setting up a…

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FFP Packaging is raising the bar on flexible packaging printing with its Platinum Print platform, powered by Asahi. The company specializes in high quality flexographic printed flexible packaging, heat seal lidding films and films for high temperature or oven use. FFP, with its work force of 140 talented employees, prides…

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Rotoflex will be represented on the SArepco stand A09, hall 7 at The Gapp Print Expo, March 15-18 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Demonstrated live will be the VSI 330 and DSI 330, featuring the latest high-speed inspection, slitting, rewinding and die cutting technology in a compact design. As part of…

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Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. will establish the Packaging Communication Center in the Corporate Planning Division, and the Packaging Research Laboratory in the Research & Development Division as of April 1 this year. The two newly established organizations will serve as bases to solve customers' packaging technology challenges and work…

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A one-stop solution - compact and modular - capable of meeting the most diversified labelling needs, and offering maximum efficiency in terms of flexibility, accuracy and cost-efficiency. The new KUBE range by Sacmi includes labelling machines designed with the main focus on the needs of winemakers, and will be in…

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Coca-Cola bottling firms Kandhari Beverages and Enrich Agro Food Products today said they will invest Rs 510 crore in Haryana to add new manufacturing lines. The authorised franchise bottlers of Coca-Cola India, inked a pact with the state government to expand their manufacturing infrastructure. "A fresh, combined infusion of Rs…