WPO seeks to educate Africa in the science and technology of packaging

The World Packaging Organisation (WPO), has successfully completed a three-day residential traning programme (RTP) in Nigeria. This is part of the organisation’s efforts to educate Africa in the science and technology of packaging. They also held an RTP in Nairobi Kenya. The WPO also targets to educate Asian countries, where a training course was held in Indonesia earlier this more

30.08.2017 read more

ProAmpac Completes Acquisition of ClondalkinFlexiblePackaging Orlando

ProAmpac, one of the nation's largest flexible packaging manufacturers, today announced that is has acquired Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Orlando from Holland's Clondalkin Group. Specializing in converting, printing, die-cutting and slitting packaging materials, Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Orlando is an established market leader in lidding foils and films. Financial terms of the deal were not more

24.08.2017 read more

W&H Academy GmbH Establishes all Training Aspects

The newly founded W&H Academy GmbH provides all the training of Windmöller & Hölscher, as of 01 July 2017. W&H Academy GmbH includes Ausbildungs GmbH and its departments for vocational, customer and education training. The main goal of this newly formed academy is to enhance training opportunities for customers and employees as they play a vital role in the success. The current expertise will be expanded and combined at the academy to achieve it.  read more

17.08.2017 read more


In a move that has made waves in the packaging and foods industries, the iconic Australian brand Weis is slated to be bought out by the international heavyweight Unilever. The giant conglomerate, who already owns several icecream and confectionary brands such as Streets, Talenti, and Ben & Jerry's, is promising that the aquisition of the company will not impact anything significant in the day-to-day running of the business. Jobs will not be reduced, and will stay locateread more

10.08.2017 read more