Packaging Gateway-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Packaging Gateway-Updates API to introduce improved TA+ Cold Foil at LabelExpo Europe Foils, laminates and holographic materials manufacturer API is set to introduce its new improved product ‘TA+ cold foil’ at LabelExpo Europe to be held next month. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Mosca introduces new cross-strapping machine for corrugated cardboard industry Mosca has introduced its first cross-strapping machine, which is designed to provide flexible and gentle strapping for corrugated cardboard products. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Jordan Jelev selects UPM Raflatac’s material for new Salla Estate wine label Labelmaker Jordan Jelev has created a new label for Bulgarian winemaker Salla Estate using UPM Raflatac’s Velmart White WSA-FSC material. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Crown reports reduction in energy consumption in 2016 Metal packaging products supplier Crown has reported a reduction in energy consumption by 5.3% per billion standard units last year, surpassing its earlier stated goal. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Parkside enters partnerships to strengthen global presence Packaging company Parkside has decided to expand its presence by collaborating with Australian-based PA Packaging Solutions and US-based Platinum Packaging Group. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Krones to build new training and technology centre in Wisconsin, US Packaging solutions manufacturer Krones has announced plans to construct a new training and technology centre in Franklin, Wisconsin, US, to enhance it services and facilitate growth. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Croxsons supplies new bottle for 6 O’Clock Gin’s first limited edition product Bramley & Gage-owned 6 O’Clock Gin has introduced its limited edition gin product, the Brunel Edition, in new black bottles manufactured by Croxsons, a glass packaging company. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Ardagh Group to introduce new thermochromic solution for cans Luxembourg-based packaging company Ardagh Group is set to launch a two-stage thermochromic solution equipped with temperature-sensitive inks for aluminium cans. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT M. A. Silva USA opens new manufacturing facility in Portugal M. A. Silva USA has set up a new manufacturing facility in Santa Maria de Feira, Portugal with an investment of $4.1m. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT tna Australia-Integrated Food Packaging and Processing Equipment tna is the leading supplier of complete turnkey, integrated food packaging and processing solutions worldwide, with an installed base of more than 3,000 systems in over 130 countries globally. tna's ... Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:21:00 GMT Volm launches two new packaging equipment services Automation solutions provider Volm Companies has introduced two new packaging equipment services. Mon, 14 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Kite Packaging introduces triangular postal tubes UK-based company Kite Packaging has introduced corrugated triangular postal tubes that are designed to be used as an alternative to conventional round postal tubes. Mon, 14 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Uflex Registers 8% Bottom Line Growth (YOY) During First Quarter of FY 2017-2018 India's largest multinational flexible packaging materials and Solution Company, Uflex has achieved an 8% bottom line growth (YOY) during the quarter ended 30 June 2017. Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Amelco uses Mondi's kraft paper to enhance mattress packaging Amelco Industries has optimised the packaging of its mattress innersprings with Mondi’s Advantage MF SpringPack Plus speciality kraft paper. Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT International Laboratories recalls Pravastatin Sodium tablets due to mislabelling International Laboratories has issued a voluntary nationwide recall of one variant of its Pravastatin Sodium tablets due to mislabelling. Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Altana acquires NuLabel Technologies’ technology portfolio Specialty chemicals group Altana has acquired US-based NuLabel Technologies’ technology portfolio and its research and development platform for an undisclosed amount. Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Nestlé Waters North America adds ‘How2Recyle’ labelling on major US bottled water brands Beverage manufacturer Nestlé Waters North America has started adding a new recycling instruction, How2Recyle, to the labels on half-litre bottles of all its major brands based in the US. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Recycled PET cuts emissions by nearly 80%, claims study A new study has found that recycled PET (rPET) packaging produced by ALPLA’s fully owned subsidiary PET Recycling Team results in nearly 79% lower carbon dioxide emissions compared to new material. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Canada’s Cascades to close New York packaging facility Green packaging and tissue products manufacturer Cascades has decided to close its packaging plant located in Maspeth, New York, as part of its ongoing modernisation and optimisation programme in the north-eastern US. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Toyobo, UPM Raflatac Japanese company Toyobo has reached an agreement with Trias Sentosa (Trias) to set up two joint venture (JV) firms to manufacture and sell the company’s film solutions in Indonesia. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT