The Scotland Government has introduced a Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) to collect a £0.20 surcharge from customers buying drinks packed in aluminium and steel cans, as well as bottles made...
10 May 2019 News
9 May 2019 Analysis
In this issue: embracing the circular economy, working with reclaimed ocean plastics, digitalisation of the supply chain, the most sustainable alternatives to plastic, and more.
8 April 2019 Analysis
Companies are increasingly looking to replace plastic in their packaging as the push towards sustainability continues, and the options for alternatives are rapidly increasing. What are some of the most...
5 April 2019 News
Berlin Packaging has agreed to purchase France-based packaging supplier Verrerie Calvet as part of its European expansion efforts.
3 April 2019 News
Egypt-based glass containers maker Middle East Glass Manufacturing (MEG) has secured approximately $100m in funding from IFC, a member of the World Bank Group.
2 April 2019 News
Glass bottle manufacturer Owens-Illinois (O-I) has entered a definitive agreement to buy Nueva Fàbrica Nacional de Vidrio from Grupo Modelo for a total consideration of approximately $188m.
12 March 2019 News
Glass container manufacturer Owens-Illinois (O-I) has decided to invest more than $60m to expand its plant in Gironcourt, France.
8 March 2019 projects
Owens-Illinois (O-I), North America's leading producer of glass containers, is upgrading its existing glass bottles production plant in Reims, France, to further increase the manufacturing capability of the facility.
22 February 2019 News
Glass container manufacturer Owens-Illinois (O-I) has announced an investment of more than €50m to upgrade its Reims plant in Marne, France.