US-based Catalent Pharma Solutions is set to expand its biologics packaging plant in Bloomington, Indiana, with a $14m investment.
Italy-based packaging equipment maker Sidel has launched BoostPRIME, a new patented PET packaging solution for hot-filled beverages.
UK-based protective packaging materials provider Pregis has unveiled an ancillary packaging technology, Easypack Coiler, to automate coil production.
Belgium-based graphic packaging firm Esko has consolidated its flexo platemaking operations under a new plant in Itzehoe, Germany.
Finland-based paper company Metsa Board has commenced the construction of a new sheeting line at its Äänekoski board mill with an investment of €11m.
Global packaging manufacturer Scientex has entered an agreement with several individual vendors to acquire a 42.41% controlling stake in flexible packaging firm Daibochi for MYR222.5m ($53.11m).
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.
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.