All articles by Anagha Unnikrishnan

Anagha Unnikrishnan

US firm Owens Corning acquires InterWrap for $450m

US-based Owens Corning has completed the acquisition of InterWrap, a manufacturer of lumber and metal packaging and roofing underlayment, in a deal worth $450m.

Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Harlingen to procure laser scribing system

Netherlands-based frozen food packaging firm Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Harlingen has unveiled plans to procure a Rofin-built Starpack CW laser unit to facilitate safer food packaging.

Israel’s Carmel Olefins launches new polypropylene grade

Israel-based manufacturer of petrochemical products Carmel Olefins has launched its new polypropylene (PP) grade Capilene CT 80A for packaging uses.

Coca-Cola restructures North American bottling operations

US-based carbonated soft drink producer Coca-Cola Company has restructured its North American bottling operations.

Parkside develops Rockpocket packaging solution

Speciality packaging supplier Parkside has developed a new packaging solution that protects goods from damage during transit.

Crown, Nestle partner to create new coffee packaging format in UK

Global packaging firm Crown’s Aerosols & Speciality Packaging Europe business unit has entered a strategic partnership with Nestlé Professional to create new packaging for Nescafe coffee in the UK.

US firm Bemis to acquire SteriPack’s medical device packaging operations

US-based packaging provider Bemis has entered an agreement with Irish sterile packaging company SteriPack Group to acquire its medical device packaging operations.

Finland’s packaging start-up Magic Add acquires funding and partners

Finnish start-up Magic Add has acquired funding and partners to create an international network of suppliers and customers.

Japan’s Kyocera breaks ground on third manufacturing facility in Ayabe

Japanese manufacturer of ceramic substrates / packages Kyocera Corporation has commenced construction of its third manufacturing facility at its Kyoto Ayabe complex in Ayabe City, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan.

X-Rite partners with HAVI Global Solutions

Colour management solution provider X-Rite and its subsidiary Pantone have entered an agreement with US-based packaging firm HAVI Global Solutions (HGS).