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  1. Valmet To Supply A Containerboard Line For GS Paperboard & Packaging In Malaysia
    4/10/2019

    Valmet will supply OptiConcept M containerboard making line with automation solutions and a winder for GS Paperboard & Packaging (GSPP) Sdn., Bhd. in Selangor, Malaysia

  2. Bemis Healthcare Packaging Launches Insura™ Seal Verification Technology
    4/8/2019

    Bemis Healthcare Packaging recently launched Insura™, an innovative seal verification technology designed specifically for medical device packaging. This technology is a real-time, non-destructive visual indicator of seal quality which is imbedded into the sterile barrier system

  3. Garvey Keeps Food Production Lines Running With Industry-First Solution For Accumulation, Orientation, And Single-Filing
    4/5/2019

    Snack cakes, granola bars, ready meals — these are just a few of the products that can now be accumulated, oriented, and single-filed on high-speed production lines, thanks to Garvey’s 3D Infinity Accumulator

  4. Placon Takes Packaging To The Next Level With Vanguard Software
    4/2/2019

    Creating value for the customers is what the company is rooted in and continues to strive for on a daily basis. Whether that is through creating protective medical device packaging that is intuitively designed to minimize errors during procedures, or injection molded and thermoformed food and retail packaging that excites consumers

  5. CNG's Lindenmeyr Munroe Division Expands Packaging Business, Acquires Pennsylvania-Based Beck Packaging Company
    4/1/2019

    Central National Gottesman Inc. (CNG), which owns a range of sales and distribution businesses in the global pulp, paper, tissue, packaging, wood products and metals industries, announced today that its Lindenmeyr Munroe division has acquired Beck Packaging, expanding its presence in one of the industry's fastest-growing segments

  6. Packline Materials Handling Announce The Release Of The Vertical Spindle Attachment With Extended Spindle For Handling Rolls
    4/1/2019

    New to Packline Materials Handling is the Vertical Spindle attachment that has been designed to suit the lifting and rotation of rolls of film, foil, paper and packaging materials which have a core diameter of 75mm (3”), where the spindle attachment has been extended so that it can handle the wider rolls. This roll handling solution is suitable for food processing and pharmaceutical industries.

  7. Huntington Solutions To Acquire RADVA Corporation
    3/28/2019

    Huntington Solutions, a leading provider of custom-engineered expanded polystyrene (EPS) and expanded polypropylene (EPP) molded foam solutions has agreed to acquire the assets of RADVA Corporation, a Virginia-based manufacturer of protective and temperature-sensitive foam packaging solutions for the medical, pharmaceutical and food industries, among others. In addition to cold chain capabilities, RADVA custom designs and manufactures EPS and Inter-polymers including ARCEL® for packaging, material handling and component parts. RADVA supplies both Fortune 500 firms

  8. Altium Packaging Canada To Acquire Plastique Micron, A Leading Specialty Packaging Manufacturer
    3/26/2019

    Altium Packaging Canada, a subsidiary of Consolidated Container Company (CCC), today announced that it has acquired Plastique Micron (PMI) and its affiliates, IMBC Blowmolding 2014 and Action Plastic Products, a leading specialty packaging manufacturer. Plastique Micron is one of the largest manufacturers of plastic containers in eastern Canada. PMI has three plants strategically located in Quebec and Ontario, (Anjou, Orangeville and Sainte-Claire, Bellechasse in Québec). The company’s operations include more than 200 employees that

  9. Cheer Pack North America Is Pleased To Announce The Launch Of Its New CHEERPlus Bevels Cap
    3/26/2019

    Cheer Pack North America (CPNA) is pleased to announce the launch of its new CHEERPlus Bevels cap, which is available for use on most CHEER PACK® flexible packaging products

  10. Cambrex Doubles cGMP Liquid Filling Capacity At Its Mirabel, Québec Facility
    3/26/2019

    Cambrex Corporation (NYSE: CBM), the leading small molecule company providing drug substance, drug product and analytical services across the entire drug lifecycle, today announced it will double the liquid packaging capacity and weekly output at its Mirabel, Québec site in Canada with the addition of a cGMP packaging line and a new filler on the existing packaging line. By June 2019, the monthly capacity will be 1.2 million bottles compared with approximately 600,000 per month today