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Exclusive EASTMAN copolyester distributor

Effective 1st March 2019, Albis Plastic will exclusively distribute EASTMAN CHEMICAL’S full Copolyester product portfolio in France and Poland. Albis Plastic has also a close co-operation with EASTMAN in many other European countries including Germany, UK and Scandinavia for more than 20 years. “EASTMAN‘s exciting product range is fully compatible and complementary to the Albis portfolio and fits perfectly with ...

Oxy-Guard product protects infusion bags

Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, with its Healthcare Packaging business unit, is featuring a new line of oxygen-absorber packets for liquid infusion market. The new Oxy-Guard oxygen-absorber packets for infusion bags were developed jointly by Clariant Healthcare Packaging and Nanjing Tianhua Tech Co, Ltd. These iron-based absorbers can help prevent degradation and color changes caused by oxygen in ...

SACMI partners up with US Craft Brewers

This year the task of hosting the now-traditional Craft Brewers Conference & Brewexpo America falls to the city of Denver. Following encouraging feedback from the 35th edition of the event - held last year in Nashville - SACMI has decided to take its integrated beer-making range to Denver too: a comprehensive range that spans from capsule production to labelling and ...

Ardagh Group manufactures shaped can with gold printing

An innovative metal can design was recently unveiled at the launch of luxury iced coffee brand Gaya Gold Coffee. The product is a blend of full bodied, premium coffee, crafted to deliver maximum flavor with the distinctive taste of intense caramel and creamy milk. Manufactured at Ardagh Group’s Deventer, Netherlands, plant for the Dutch brand owner Concept Drinks, the exquisitely-designed ...

Reduced glue consumption in the Paper Sack Production with Digital Pasting

Packaging specialist dy-pack has reduced its glue consumption in paper valve sack production by up to 30 percent with the digital glue application system from Windmöller & Hölscher. Digital Pasting is part of the AM 8115 DP and AM 8135 tubers as well as the AD 8330 and AD 8370 bottomers. The German packaging manufacturer dy-pack Verpackungen reduced its glue ...

Case study: beumer stretch hood to protect organic products

Davert GmbH specialises in organic foods and stands for the continuous further development of processing methods and careful monitoring of these products, from cultivation to packaging. And this is where BEUMER Group comes in. The finished, high quality organic products like rice, legumes and cereal products like sugar, dried fruit, nuts, oilseeds and sprouting seeds must be protected from dust ...

Esko and Scodix collaborating

Esko and Scodix announce a collaboration to include Scodix packaging enhancement applications within the Esko Studio suite including, Scodix Foil™, Scodix Embossed Foil™, Scodix Sense™ for UV embossing and Scodix Spot™ for varnish applications. Scodix presses bring digital enhancements to printed materials for both commercial print and folding carton in a post-print process including multiple premium quality applications on one ...

Krones strengthens Process Technology with acquisition in China

Krones has acquired the business operations and assets of Shanghai Xiantong Equipment Installation effective 1 September 2018. The Chinese company has been a partner and supplier to Krones in the field of process technology for many years. Krones Taicang has partnered successfully with Xiantong on the production, installation, and commissioning of process technology equipment for the past 20 years in ...

Weener Plastics’ attractive spray cap for new Nivea deodorant packaging

Weener Plastics (WP) was chosen to design, develop and manufacture the new twist-lock spray cap, including development and manufacturing of the tooling for new Nivea dedorant packaging. In the body care range, NIVEA deodorants are true classics. They are designed to meet different consumer needs, always providing superior protection. For effective application of the deodorant and anti-perspirant formulations, WP developed ...

PlasticsEurope reacts on Directive on single use plastics

As PlasticsEurope announced it supports the overarching objective of the “Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the reduction of the impact of certain plastic products on the environment” presented end of May by the European Commission, namely to reduce marine litter in the seas. Marine litter is a result of a combination of factors, the most ...

Craft beer market keeps growing

Sacmi will be at the USA's key brewery event to showcase its latest technological developments for labelling, inspection and filling. Taking centre-stage will be the LabelCheck-360, a precise, versatile solution for total inspection of labelled bottles In the USA beer brewing is worth over 108 billion dollars a year (of which 23.5 billion is generated by the emerging craft beer ...

Low-maintenance TURBOCLEAN ADVANCED E continues success of system family

According to Windmöller & Hölscher, more than 1,000 inking and wash-up TURBOCLEAN systems have now been integrated in central cylinder machines. In 2016, W&H supplemented the system with a new variant: TURBOCLEAN ADVANCED E with low-maintenance electric pumps and around 50 of this units have been sold since the Drupa 2016. "TURBOCLEAN optimizes the inking unit and allows the ink ...

SIG Whitepaper: Global society goes mobile

Mobility is a global megatrend that affects all social and economic spheres. It changes the way people work, think, communicate, consume and also how they eat and drink. This presents the beverage industry with new challenges – and opens up new opportunities. In a white paper, SIG shows how beverage manufacturers now can set the course with the choice of ...

DIGILINE Blister for print efficiency and cost economy

In the blister lid foil printing segment the number and duration of changeovers are becoming ever more critical cost factors – especially against the backdrop of continuously shrinking production runs. At this year's Interpack (2017) Atlantic Zeiser is addressing this issue by showcasing a cost-effective solution. DIGILINE Blister executes variable print orders reliably and to a high quality standard – ...