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Folding carton producer goes flexible packaging

TCPL Packaging built a plant for the production of flexible packaging in Silvassa around 250 km from Mumbai, India to produce tipping paper and laminates. The plant is equipped with a nine colour printing press from Rotomec supported with lamiantors from Nordmeccanica and slitter rewinder from IMS Goebel and employs around 100 staff. Atul Baijal, Senior Vice President - Flexibles: "Our present capacity is 5000 MT per annum and plan to have a sizeable market share in Indread more

25.08.2016 read more

Constantia Flexibles wins German Packaging Award

Constantia Flexibles has been named a winner of the annual German Packaging Award. The company’s Christmas Bow Label Coca-Cola packaging innovation won in the category Designing & Processing for 2016. The award will officially be handed over to the winners on September 27 at the FachPack trade fair, taking place in Nuremberg, Germany. “Congratulations to our team that has brought a bold and exciting idea to life. We have proven our expertise in delivering challenging laberead more

24.08.2016 read more

Sun Chemical to buy Flint Group’s European publication gravure ink business

Sun Chemical has agreed to acquire Flint Group’s European publication gravure ink business. Flint Group has decided to divest its European publication gravure business, as part of the long-term strategy to increase focus on its core web offset markets. Under the deal, Sun Chemical will acquire all product portfolios related to Flint Group’s European publication gravure product range. The deal is subject to customary closing conditions, including approval by the competition auread more

08.08.2016 read more

Huhtamaki – Food service packaging manufacturer acquired

Huhtamaki, a Finnish food and drink packaging manufacturer, announced it has acquired 51% of Val Pack Solutions Private Limited, a privately held paper cup manufacturer based in Mumbai. With the acquisition, the company enters the growing foodservice packaging market in India, where many of its key customers are present, it said. Huhtamaki’s latest financial statements show net sales growth of 6% total and 9% specifically in emerging markets. Valpack’s annualized net sales arread more

03.08.2016 read more

Innovation Day Asia

The very successful event of series called Janoschka Innovation Day will continue in September and set its first footprint in South East Asia. Having dedicated former workshops to the tobacco, security and decorative market, the first oversees conference will be tailored to FMCG brand owners. Brand consistency, and especially in terms of printed packaging and market perception at the POS, has always been one among the key issues for brand owners. The upcoming Janoschka Innovaread more

02.08.2016 read more