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German pharmaceutical packaging equipment firm Romaco will showcase its anti-counterfeit system for blister packs, at Achema to be held in Frankfurt from June 15 to 19. The new system, developed in association with Nano 4 U, has been integrated into Romaco Noack blister line 960 and designed for pharmaceutical products.…

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Aided by escalating demand from Asia Pacific and rest of the world, the global flexible packaging market is anticipated to reach $ 99.1 billion by 2019, according to a new Transparency Market Research (TAM) report. Based on volume, the demand for flexible packaging is expected to reach 24,728 kilo tonnes…

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The launch at Achema 2015 of a new generation of in-process printing solutions for packaging is set to cement Hapa AG’s reputation as the leading exponent in this field. The Hapa 862 draws on the company’s eight decades of experience in helping its customers navigate efficiently and securely through the…

Thursday, Jun 04, 2015
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US printer-toner distributor Uninet will showcase its iColor product line encompassing digital label presses and garment printers at EastPack Show to be held in New York from June 9 to 11. The iColor product line does not require a set-up or plates, which makes it easy to use in beverage,…

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TRM Packaging, the UK’s leading independent corrugated packaging manufacturer, has completed the installation of a £2.5 million state-of-the-art BOBST Mastercut die-cutter. The 1.7m flatbed die-cutter features the latest generation camera controlled technology to achieve market leading print to die-cut registration accuracy of less than 1mm that complements the award winning…

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Amcor Flexibles Asia Pacific announced on 1 June 2015, that it has completed its acquisition of Zhongshan Tiancai Packaging Company, expanding Amcor’s footprint in China to a total of ten manufacturing plants. Located in the Guangdong province of Southern China, the acquisition consists of one manufacturing plant specialising in printing…

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Xerium Technologies, Inc., a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, recently launched Aurora, a new advanced cover technology for corona treater positions on flexible packaging machines. Aurora Technology was specially engineered for high performance corona treater applications. Aurora operates well at highest dyne levels, while producing extremely…

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US beverage firm Bon Affair has expanded into the single-serve market with the unveiling of Sauvignon Blanc Wine Spritzer, in 11.2oz aluminum bottle ‘Fusion’ made by consumer packaging firm Rexam. The aluminum bottle, available in sizes 11.2oz and 8.5oz, is made at Rexam's Ejpovice plant in the Czech Republic and…

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Sutherland Packaging, a leader in corrugated point-of-purchase (POP) displays and packaging for retail locations and club stores, offers highly-precise, high-impact direct print technology for both large and small-scale corrugated units. Direct print technology removes the need for a lithographic label to be applied over corrugated substrates, effectively replacing litho dollars…

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Menasha Corporation has acquired Portable Packaging Systems, Inc. of Mississauga, Ontario. The family-owned business will operate as part of Menasha Packaging Canada L.P., a subsidiary of Menasha Corporation; terms of the transaction were not disclosed, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network. Like Menasha Packaging,…