Nestlé Nespresso has entered a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with mining and metals company Rio Tinto to produce its coffee capsules using responsibly sourced aluminium.
Nestlé Waters North America has entered an agreement that will enable recycled PET plastic (rPET) supplier CarbonLITE to establish a third rPET plant in Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania, US.
Thailand-based petrochemicals company Indorama Ventures (IVL) has acquired 74% of the share capital of Egypt-based PET preforms maker Medco Plast for Packing and Packaging Systems.
Consolidated Container Company (CCC) subsidiary Reid Canada has completed the acquisition of two packaging firms, Polybottle Group and Humberline Packaging, from ABC Group.
Liquid dairy and juice maker Almarai has installed two complete PET lines from packaging equipment manufacturer Sidel Group at its Al Kharj central processing plant (CPP) in Saudi Arabia.
UK-based PET packaging provider Petainer has partnered with China-based Great Leap Brewing to commence the production of petainerKeg next year.
Food processing and packaging solutions company Tetra Pak has introduced its new Smart Packaging concept for liquid food packaging in India.
KHS Group and Germany-based beverage producer Share have developed polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles made of 100% recyclate.