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Wellspring Capital Management completes sale of Paragon Films to Rhône

Paragon manufactures stretch films that provide puncture resistance and advanced load containment to packaging distributors.

Wildpack Beverage begins can sleeve and label printing production

The new dedicated line has potential to meet the estimated internal decorating demand for next year across the company’s existing network.

BioNTech vaccine packaging investigation finds no safety risks

The Government of Hong Kong has announced that initial investigations into the packaging of the BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine have found ‘no evidence indicating any safety risks’.

Yum China rolls out initiatives to cut down plastic use

Yum China, the operator of several fast-casual brands, including KFC and Pizza Hut in China, has stepped up its effort for the reduction of plastic use across its brands in the country.

Smurfit Kappa and KHS launch TopClip packaging for canned beverages

Packaging firm Smurfit Kappa has teamed up with global manufacturer KHS to launch a sustainable TopClip multipack solution for canned beverages.

Nivea and Amazon India to introduce sustainable packaging

Skincare brand Nivea in partnership with online retailer Amazon India has reportedly introduced new eco-friendly ecommerce packaging.

Mondi and BIOhof to jointly offer sustainable packaging for tomatoes

Packaging and paper manufacturer Mondi has collaborated with organic farm BIOhof Kirchweidach to develop a sustainable packaging solution for fresh produce on the vine.

Cascades plans to shut Etobicoke Containerboard packaging operations

Sustainable packaging solution provider Cascades has revealed plans to shut its Etobicoke, Ontario Containerboard packaging facility.

The White Company to install Quadient’s automated packaging system

UK multi-channel retailer The White Company is upgrading its Northampton fulfilment centre with a new automated packaging system.

Agilyx and Oregon Metro collaborate for polystyrene foam collection programme

Agilyx has announced collaboration with Oregon Metro, a regional government group in the US, to pilot a polystyrene foam collection programme.