All articles by Umesh Ellichipuram

Umesh Ellichipuram

Wendel considers selling packaging firm Constantia Flexibles

Wendel is in the initial stages of working with advisers to identify buyers for the packaging firm.

Mondi launches two paper-based EverLiner products

Global packaging and paper group Mondi has launched two paper-based EverLiner release liners.

Danimer Scientific concludes business combination with Live Oak

Danimer Scientific, a bioplastics company and Live Oak Acquisition (Live Oak) have completed their previously announced business combination.

Fazer to rollout Aito oat drink in new plant-based cartons

Finnish firm Fazer has announced that its Aito oat drink and Barista will be rolled out in almost fully plant-based packaging.

GSK Consumer Health recalls 433,600 bottles of Excedrin products

GSK Consumer Health is recalling approximately 433,600 bottles of Excedrin products as some of the bottles containing the over-the-counter drug may have a hole in the bottom.

Berry to supply recycled plastic packaging for Mondelēz Philadelphia brand

US-based Berry Global Group has agreed to supply sustainable packaging for Mondelēz International’s cream cheese brand Philadelphia.

Shorr Packaging expands operations in Nashville, US

US-based independent packaging supplier Shorr has expanded its distribution centre and opened a new warehouse at Tech Park facility in Nashville, Tennessee.

UK’s Automated Packaging Systems gets new ISO accreditations

UK-based Automated Packaging Systems has updated its ISO accreditations for environmental management and quality management in order to meet its customers’ demands, as well as improve its environmental impact.

Survey says UK firms are failing to redesign packaging for e-commerce

A survey conducted by packaging specialists WePack has revealed that several packaging companies in the UK have failed to invest in redesigning their products destined for e-commerce.

Bormioli Pharma unveils new packaging system

Global glass and plastic packaging manufacturer Bormioli Pharma has unveiled its new dual-chamber packaging system called AccuRec.