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JAPRIS – Countless designs for a unique effect

Global prepress expert Janoschka has added JAPRIS, another innovative product, to its portfolio. The ‘Janoschka Prismatic Effect Cylinder’ enables a new generation of finishing solutions for packaging. Moving 2D patterns lend a premium look to packaging and attract the consumer’s attention. JAPRIS enables finishing solutions for packaging at the highest level. The special preparation of the design data and gravure cylinder during the prepress process enable the reproduction oread more

25.09.2020 read more

Janoschka and Linked2Brands contribute in HolyGrail 2.0

Janoschka and its production agency for brand owners Linked2Brands are supporting the HolyGrail 2.0 project together with more than 85 companies and organisations from the complete packaging value chain. The goal is to pioneer the digital watermarks technology for smart packaging recycling in the EU. Under the auspices of AIM, the European Brands Association, Janoschka and Linked2Brands have joined forces with over 85 companies and organisations from the complete packaging vread more

08.09.2020 read more

Popular Crunch Bar Gets Packaging Redesign with Sweet Logo

Ferrero has a revamped look with a new logo for its popular Crunch chocolate bar. The blue and red wrapper everyone knows and loves will still stand true, but it is now completed with a modernized look to visually depict its 100% real milk chocolate and crisped rice ingredients. Ferrero acquired Nestlé's North American confectionery business in 2018, when the Crunch brand was last redesigned. They we were also reformulated in 2018. The new logo and packaging will be used acrread more

14.08.2020 read more

Sudpack to invest in India

SÜDPACK has entered a Joint Venture with Kamakshi Flexiprints Pvt. Ltd., one of the leading producers of printed flexible packaging materials in India based in Ahmedabad. Kamakshi Flexiprints was founded in 1994 and serves the food and non-food industry with high quality and innovative flexible packaging solutions. The Joint Venture is also setting up a new facility nearby Ahmedabad to cater to the maturing packaging needs of the Indian markets with a vast range of products iread more

22.07.2020 read more

SIG provides its combismile packaging solution for Juustoportti's new range of premium oat-based drinks

NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland , June 30, 2020 (Press Release) -Finnish food producer Juustoportti has launched a new range of premium oat-based drinks in Europe’s on-the-go market with SIG’s combismile* carton packaging. The introduction of Friendly Viking’s Oat Drinks is part of the producer’s efforts to branch further out into plant-based products. With the aim of extending the reach of its Friendly Viking’s brand in the market and promoting itself as a packaging and manufacturinread more

01.07.2020 read more

AR Packaging – the new unified brand name in packaging

ÅR Packaging group of companies is one of Europe’s leading manufacturers in the packaging sector with net sales of more than 900 million euros and factories in 13 countries. The company is now incorporating all of its brands under one new identity – AR Packaging.  AR Packaging has seen continuous growth while maintaining seven separate brands with a common goal: adding value for customers by offering a broad product range and expertise in packaging. From now on tread more

25.06.2020 read more

ITC to acquire Sunrise Foods

ITC has entered into a Share Purchase Agreement (SPA) to acquire 100% of the equity share capital of Kolkata-based Sunrise Foods. The proposed acquisition is aligned with ITC’s strategy to scale up its FMCG Businesses Sunrise Foods is primarily engaged in the business of spices under its trademark brand, Sunrise, which has a legacy of over 70 years. The brand has built a product portfolio tailored to regional tastes and preferences, both in the basic and blended spice seread more

15.06.2020 read more

Go-live for Janoschka Aegean

The global footprint of Janoschka has ever been a success factor in the company history. Local presence ensures the significant proximity for a customer collaboration at eye level.Janoschka Aegean is the second production site in Turkey’s third largest city after Janoschka Izmir, and has become operational in March. Within seven months after the first stone laying ceremony in July 2019, a new building of 5 600 m² production space was constructed. Today, the plant is supread more

15.05.2020 read more

EU: Menthol Cigarettes are Out

While the US has issued a ban on all e-cigarette flavors except tobacco and menthol, the fresh, minty flavor will soon no longer be available to conventional cigarette smokers in Europe as a full ban on menthol kicks-in. Staff Report Starting on May 20, menthol cigarettes will be banned in the European Union and UK, under the European Union Revised Tobacco Products Directive (TPD). Despite Brexit, the UK is still bound under TPD since EU laws will all become part of UK read more

07.05.2020 read more

Constantia Flexibles selected as one of 50 global companies uniting in an international sustainability and climate initiative

This year, Constantia Flexibles is proudly announcing to be one of 50 global companies taking part in an international sustainability and climate initiative strongly supported by the United Nations. This initiative includes videos of companies that are pioneers in the field of sustainability and is hosted by Bloomberg’s digital network. More sustainability along the entire production supply chain always has been a priority for Constantia Flexibles. The presentation of tread more

04.05.2020 read more