As You Sow Praises McDonald’s Green Policy

The environmental advocacy group issues a statement congratulating the fast food giant for its plan to recycle all post-consumer packaging by 2025

Freedonia Reports on Foodservice Products

Several foodservice trends are leading to growth in foodservice cups, with sales predicted to reach $5.4 billion by 2021

COEXPAN-EMSUR BRASIL Is Up and Running

The two plastic packaging divisions of Grupo Lantero, COEXPAN and EMSUR, have joined to offer a one-stop-shop concept

Pregis Invests in Blown Film Testing Lab

The company looks forward to having an on-site facility to allow R&D work on its PE film, helping converters deliver performance-oriented materials

ProAmpac Acquires Bonita Pioneer Packaging Products

Bonita is expected to expand ProAmpac’s paper packaging manufacturing in the West and Southeast

Optima Machine Produces Transdermal Patches

The TDC 125 machine produce transdermal patches and oral film strips in lab scale amounts or small batches

Barry-Wehmiller Creates New Divisions

BW Flexible Systems and BW Integrated Systems are expected to help company enhance its focus on flexible packaging and end-of-line integrated systems

PaperWorks Invests in Warehouse


The new warehouse will hold large amounts of company’s MasterWorks Ultra 100 coated recycled board

Berry Global Group to Acquire Clopay

The acquisition is expected to expand Berry’s scope into faster growing health and hygiene markets and create value for its shareholders

Prime Cook Joint Pack Makes Food Prep Easy

Earns LINPAC a Starpack Award nomination.

Fresnels Foil Technology Suited for Security

Peacock variable foil nanotechnology label stock is said to provide security features since designs are difficult to replicate

GPA Papers Said to Provide Durability

PaperTyger Durable Papers for offset presses reportedly look and fell like paper but resist tearing and moisture

Icma Adds to Paper Line

Company says sartorial papers add luxurious shades, textures, and finishes to its three collections

Readers Choice | Top 10 New Products of 2017

Coated films that can replace foil as a barrier layer caught the attention of converters in our annual roundup of new products.

Constantia Flexibles Wraps Santa in Patented Foil Packaging

Tepro2 is a combination of aluminum with very thin OPP foil.

Enercon Corona Technology

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