Caps and Closures

Professional haircare brand Kérastase will use RPC Bramlage caps for its range of 'Elixir Ultime' products. more

23 Aug 2017 09:40 industry

Wittmann reveals the machines on show when it joins the throng at Fakuma in Friedrichshafen in October. more

3 Aug 2017 16:25 FAKUMA 2017

Most-read European plastics headlines: July 2017

Inter-continental acquisitions, automotive events and anti-static polymer technology all feature in EPPM's top five most-read stories of the month. more

28 Jul 2017 09:00 editor's blog

United Caps has increased capacity by a third at an energy saving automated warehouse in Witz, Luxembourg. more

20 Jun 2017 16:14 industry

KRAIBURG TPE is responding to trends in the packaging industry with a broad spectrum of materials and services. Simmone Hammerl reports on the many advantages of TPEs in product packaging. more

14 Jun 2017 10:00 materials

United Caps acquisition of Dewit's caps and closures product line will expand its range of offerings. more

2 Jun 2017 12:06 industry

United Caps will attend Interpack next week with news on its expansion in Malaysia, while showing a flower shaped cap for the elderly. more

28 Apr 2017 12:11 industry

The latest in flexible packaging materials for pharmaceutical applications and an extensive line of closure liners for a wide variety of products will be featured by Tekni-Plex companies at Interpack. more

20 Apr 2017 16:49 industry

Starlinger sacks off stitched packs, highlighting IC*STAR welded closure strips at Interpack. more

29 Mar 2017 15:24 industry



Tetra Pak has announced a new carton caps factory in Rayong, Thailand, which it hopes will employ 60 new staff. more

16 Feb 2017 14:57 industry

At Netstal's Polish representative Muehsam-Elektromech's stand at Plastpol, Netstal will present the production of high-quality flip-top closures on an all-electric ELION 2200 more

6 May 2016 10:42 machinery

RPC Group announced this week (December 14th) that it is buying French caps and closures giant Global Closure Systems (GCS), forming one of the world's strongest packaging companies. more

16 Dec 2015 14:45 industry

Global Closure Systems' (GCS) gold-coloured closure is bringing a premium look to Italian food products. more

25 Nov 2015 08:59 materials

PolyOne decided on Pack Expo 2015 as the perfect platform to premiere its low-migration aluminium cap liner technology based on its new GLS Versaflex PKG 4190 TPE. more

1 Oct 2015 15:00 materials

Müller Kunststoffe, the German arm of the HEXPOL TPE family, will be presenting the EPSeal range of TPE for food and beverage caps and closure applications at Fakuma this October. more

4 Sep 2015 10:17 industry

Global Closure Systems (GCS) has revealed that one of its top brains will be sharing his expertise at the Plastics Caps and Closures Conference 2015. more

13 Aug 2015 10:33 industry



PETnology is organising the second PET PASSION WEEK from November 9th-12th 2015 in Nuremberg, bringing together companies along the entire PET packaging supply chain. more

23 Apr 2015 11:38 materials

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag and its affiliates will be working together in a bid to break the world record for bottle cap production, beating its own record from 2014. more

26 Feb 2015 10:00 industry

KraussMaffei is celebrating 40 years of success in the US by shining the spotlight on one of its longest partnerships - with Menshen Packaging USA, a packaging manufacturer. more

5 Jan 2015 16:08 machinery

Innovations and forward thinking in the caps and closures arena will be shared with delegates at Arburg's inaugural Packaging Days in November. more

17 Sep 2014 10:31 industry

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