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Schur Flexibles Group acquires three packaging locations from the Clondalkin Group

Schur Flexibles Group, Baden/Austria, continues to grow and acquires from Condalkin Group, Utrecht, Netherlands, the following producers of premium packaging : Cats-Hänsel with the two sites Cats Flexibles Packaging B.V., Rotterdam/Netherlands and Hänsel Flexible Packaging GmbH, Freital/Germany, as well as Nimax B.V., Elst/Netherlands. With these acquisitions, turnover is likely to grow to over 400 million euros in 2018. The intended transaction is subject to internal and exread more

15.02.2018 read more

Constantia Flexibles to increase production in India

Constantia Flexibles is making a multimillion Euro (INR 100 crore) investment to expand the production capacity at its Indian subsidiary, Parikh Packaging, in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. The company broke ground in mid-2017 on a new greenfield site close to the existing Parikh production facility. The site is currently under construction and meets international environmental, hygiene and work safety standards. It will be home to a polyethylene blown film extruder, high-definitionread more

09.02.2018 read more

ERA Awards 2017

Die Packaging and Decorative Gravure Conference 2017 der European Rotogravure Association (ERA) fand in Barcelona Ende vergangenes Jahres statt und bot eine Fülle an Informationen über den aktuellen Stand des Tiefdrucks in den Bereichen Verpackung und Dekor. Neben den Fachvorträgen, war die Verleihung des ERA-Awards der Höhepunkt dieser internationalen Tiefdruck-Veranstaltung. Janoschkas JAHOLO Innovation wurde mit einem Innovationspreis geehrt.read more

24.01.2018 read more

Plain tobacco packaging ‘fails’ in Australia

Australia’s introduction of plain tobacco packaging has been branded a failure, five years after its implementation. Australia introduced the first branding ban on tobacco products in the world on 1 December 2012. However, the Consumer Choice Center (CCC) said it has “failed to produce effective outcomes” and “serves as a warning to other countries looking to adopt similar measures”. David Clement, North American affairs manager at the CCC, said: “Since 2012, the daily smoread more

20.12.2017 read more

Image-to-Print in South Africa

The “Image-to-Print” roadshow set up by Janoschka, Windmöller & Hölscher, Siegwerk, Nordmeccanica and Rossini will be stopping for the first time on the African continent next.read more

07.12.2017 read more

Constantia Flexibles erhöht Produktionskapazität

Die Constantia Flexibles Gruppe investiert einen zweistelligen Euro-Millionenbetrag in die Kapazitätserweiterung von Constantia Patz, ihrem österreichischen Produktionsstandort für pharmazeutische Verpackungen. Das Unternehmen wird eine Maschine für die doppelseitige Lackierung von Folien und Laminaten sowie eine Schneidanlage installieren. Für diese wird ein neuer Reinraum der Klasse 8 errichtet. Die zusätzliche Kapazität wird voraussichtlich Anfang 2019 zur Verfügung stehread more

29.11.2017 read more

Dynastar by W&H wins ERA Packaging Gravure Award 2017

On November 07th the new gravure printing press DYNASTAR by W&H was awarded with the “Packaging Gravure Award 2017” by the European Rotogravure Association (ERA) in the category “Innovation”. The ERA Award is given out every two years to recommend high quality and achievements in the rotogravure print market. The announcement took place during the Packaging & Decorative Conference in Barcelona. The jury especially praised the DYNASTAR for new ideas and concepts to prread more

22.11.2017 read more

Constantia Flexibles: Interactive Packaging

Constantia Flexibles is developing new packaging that is eye-catching and reflects current trends. Beginning in November 2017, the packaging expert offers a comprehensive solution for interactive packaging in the food and pharmaceutical industries that opens up multiple digital communications and marketing opportunities. In doing so, the company offers to take on the printing and the implementation of the contents as well as the data management. Constantia Interactive is a cread more

08.11.2017 read more

Successful increase in capital at Janoschka

Janoschka, together with Süd Beteiligungen GmbH (SüdBG), has carried out an increase in capital. As a new shareholder, the Stuttgart-based investment company is supporting the further growth planned for the international corporation based in Kippenheim.read more

19.10.2017 read more

Innovative ‘prismatic’ effect for carton packaging attracts attention and engages consumers

Kippenheim, 10 October 2017. New printing technology that creates a movement effect on packaging will attract the attention of consumers and achieve a sense of premium quality for products. read more

10.10.2017 read more