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  1. Aptar Partners With PureCycle To Accelerate Integration Of UPRP Into Dispensing Solutions

    AptarGroup, Inc., a global leader in dispensing, drug delivery and active packaging solutions, announced recently that it has partnered with PureCycle Technologies, to prepare for the introduction of PureCycle’s Ultra-Pure Recycled Polypropylene (UPRP) into dispensing applications

  2. Eastern Acquires A Leading Provider Of Engineered Packaging For $81.7 Million

    The Eastern Company (“Eastern”) (NASDAQ:EML) today announced that it has acquired 100% of the outstanding shares of Big 3 Precision Products, Inc. and Big 3 Precision Mold Services, Inc. (together “Big 3 Precision”) for $81.7 million from TVV Capital. Big 3 Precision is a leading provider of turnkey packaging solutions. Through its two segments, Big 3 Precision Products and Big 3 Precision Mold Services, Big 3 Precision serves diverse markets including truck, automotive, plastic

  3. Hasbro To Phase Out Plastic From New Toy And Game Packaging

    Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) announced today that, beginning in 2020, it plans to begin phasing out plastic from new product packaging, including plastic elements like polybags, elastic bands, shrink wrap, window sheets and blister packs. The company’s ambition is to eliminate virtually all plastic in packaging for new products by the end of 2022. “Removing plastic from our packaging is the latest advancement in our more than decade-long journey to create a more sustainable

  4. Envision Plastics First To Be Granted NOL By The FDA To Create Food Packaging From Recycled OceanBound Plastic

    Many companies and brands have made significant, public commitments regarding sustainability. Now, for the first time ever, plastic that is at risk of entering our oceans is being reclaimed, cleaned, and made available to once again be used for food and beverage packaging.

  5. Huntington Solutions Acquires Texas Foam

    Huntington Solutions, a portfolio company of Mill Point Capital, announced recently that it has acquired Texas Foam, a manufacturer of customized extended-duration shippers (XDS) and temperature-sensitive protective foam packaging solutions for the medical, instrumentation, pharmaceutical and food and beverage industries, among others.

  6. Harpak-ULMA Unveils Collaborative Robot Options For Smart, Connected Bakery Packaging Platform

    Harpak-ULMA, the industry leader in complete packaging line solutions for food, medical, bakery, and industrial products, unveiled the newest integration to its smart, connected Bakery packaging solutions: Cobots (Collaborative robots) developed by Universal Robots

  7. Henkel Introduces EPIX Technology

    Henkel’s Packaging and Consumer Goods Division introduces a new product technology to support sustainable packaging materials. EPIX technology is a portfolio of materials and chemistries that enhance paper products and offer an alternative to single-use convenience items

  8. Middleby Announces The Acquisition Of Packaging Progressions, Inc.

    The Middleby Corporation recently announced the acquisition of Packaging Progressions, Inc. (Pacproinc). Based in Souderton, Pa., the company has $30M in annual revenues

  9. Intevac Announces Agreement To Deliver Its MATRIX PVD System For Evaluation And Qualification In Advanced Semiconductor Packaging Applications

    Intevac, Inc., a leading supplier of thin-film processing systems, recently announced it has closed an agreement with a leading outsourced assembly and test (OSAT) manufacturer to place its INTEVAC MATRIX PVD System for evaluation and qualification at their R&D facility

  10. Labelmaster Expands Obexion Lithium Battery Packaging Product Line

    Labelmaster, the leading provider of products, services and technology for the safe and compliant transport of dangerous goods (DG) and hazardous materials (hazmat), recently announced the expansion of its line of Obexion packaging