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Smurfit Kappa, one of the world’s leading packaging companies, has once again demonstrated how its extensive expertise and knowledge can span beyond the realm of packaging – this time by sending a corrugated aeroplane in to the sky. The company is proud to employ the best minds with unique backgrounds,…

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Tekni-Plex is pleased to announce the acquisition of Ghiya Extrusions Private Ltd., a leading supplier of EPE foam closure liners in the domestic India and export markets.  Located in Ahmedabad, India, the acquisition expands Tekni's commitment to its existing business in India and to growing its closure liner business globally. …

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Ball Corporation  today completed its acquisition of Sonoco's metal end and closure facilities in Canton, Ohio. The Canton plants, which employ approximately 100 people and produce multiple-sized closures for the food can market, will become part of Ball's global metal food and household products packaging division. "We are always looking…

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TurboFil Packaging Machines, a leader in liquid filling and assembly, will be showcasing two innovative products at the 2015 PackExpo East show, held February 16-18 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Since 2000, TurboFil has provided customers with quality equipment and valuable patented technologies to maximize reliability, efficiency…

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Kush Bottles, North America's premier supplier of child-resistant packaging solutions for the marijuana industry, commented today on a recent report on CBS News regarding a new Colorado law regulating cannabis-infused edible products. "The law came from bad experiences after marijuana for recreational use was legalized in 2014. Edible sales soared.…

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Sappi North America, a leading producer and supplier of a diversified range of paper and packaging products, today expanded its leadership offerings in the packaging market with the launch of LusterCote™, a superior C1S paper for labels and other related end use applications. Sappi is introducing the product to respond…

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Crown Holdings, Inc., a global leader in consumer packaging, today announced that Mexico's Federal Competition Commission has approved its acquisition of EMPAQUE, a leading Mexican manufacturer of aluminum cans and ends, bottle caps and glass bottles for the beverage industry, from Heineken N.V.  The parties expect to close the transaction…

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Sonoco, one of the largest global diversified packaging companies, has elected Sundaram Nagarajan to its Board of Directors. Mr. Nagarajan is executive vice president of Illinois Tool Works, Inc., and has worldwide responsibility for the company's Automotive OEM segment, which produces components and fasteners for automotive-related applications. He originally joined…

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KBA North America announces that Flower City PrintingOpens in a new window, one of the largest, privately-held, large-format sheetfed offset printers and a leading in-store signage and packaging expert headquartered here, is investing in a new specially-configured seven-color, 64" KBA Rapida 164 press with coater and equipped with KBA’s unique…

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The Board of Directors of Bemis Company, Inc. announced today that Arun Nayar was elected to the Board of Directors, effective February 5, 2015. “We are pleased that Mr. Nayar is joining our Board of Directors” Mr. Nayar is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Tyco International (NYSE:TYC),…