A new partnership named Plastic Action Alliance has been formed by nine agricultural processing and food business companies in Ireland for the implementation of sustainable plastic packaging solutions in supply...
Tetra Pak in collaboration with Veolia intends to carry out the recycling of used beverage cartons across the European Union by 2025.
Leaf Resources has agreed to secure commercialisation and distribution rights of Leafcoat, its biodegradable coating product for packaging in Europe.
Kodak has reached a definitive agreement to sell its flexographic packaging division to Montagu Private Equity for a total value of up to $390m.
Chinese firm Great Leap Brewing has agreed to collaborate with British PET packaging provider Petainer for the production of petainerKeg next year.
Queensland’s container refund scheme, Containers for Change, has seen more than five million containers returned and recycled within one week of its launch.
Filling and packaging technology manufacturer Krones has completed the acquisition of Germany-based polyethylene terephthalate (PET) preform moulds maker MHT Holding.
Packaging materials manufacturer Tekni-Plex has completed the acquisition of Belgium-based extruder and converter of polyethylene (PE) film Beyers Plastics from investment company Famo.
Consolidated Container Company (CCC) subsidiary Reid Canada has completed the acquisition of two packaging firms, Polybottle Group and Humberline Packaging, from ABC Group.
British packaging giant RPC Group has given more time to private equity (PE) firms Apollo Global Management and Bain Capital to make firm acquisition bids for the company.