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Srivari Aishwarya

WestRock acquires corrugated packaging company Plymouth Packaging

Paper and packaging solutions provider WestRock has completed the acquisition of Plymouth Packaging for an undisclosed amount.

Ball launches new slim 15cl can for beverage packaging

Packaging company Ball has expanded its beverage packaging range in Europe with the addition of a new can format.

Brookfield to acquire 75% stake in Schoeller Allibert for €205m

Brookfield Business Partners has agreed to acquire a 75% stake in returnable plastic packaging systems firm Schoeller Allibert for €205m.

British Parliament calls for 25p ‘latte levy’ on coffee sold in disposable cups

Members of the UK Parliament have proposed a 25p latte levy on disposable coffee cups and for all coffee cups to be recycled by 2023.

GEA acquires filling technologies provider Vipoll

Global equipment and process technology supplier GEA has completed the acquisition of Slovenia-based filling technologies provider Vipoll.

Wipak invests in four Comexi S1 DT slitters

Packaging manufacturer Wipak Group has invested in Comexi’s slitters in order to automate its slitting section.

Western Australia calls on public to stop using plastic bags

The Western Australian (WA) Government is calling on the public to stop using plastic bags before the ban on lightweight, single-use plastic bags takes effect on 1 July this year.

Axion launches new service to support packaging recycling

UK-based Axion has launched a new service to help clients ensure their packaging is optimised for end-of-life while maintaining product quality.

India approves mandatory jute packaging for foodgrains and sugar

The Indian Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the use of mandatory jute packaging for foodgrains and sugar.

Duravant expands product portfolio with Ohlson Packaging acquisition

Packaging equipment manufacturer Duravant has acquired Ohlson Packaging, in a bid to expand its product portfolio and strengthen its integration and service capabilities.