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New film for food puts Mondi on the MAP

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Flexible food packaging has presented brand owners with a choice of performance or recyclability. Achieving both has been almost impossible, until now. Read more

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New Colines air bubble lines hit the market

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2019 is witnessing the launch of what is being dubbed the ‘new generation’ of extrusion lines for air bubble film, according to Italy-based extrusion company Colines S.p.A. Read more

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Investment confirmed for bpi stretchfilms’ UK site

RPC Group

bpi stretchfilms, a leading producer of pallet stretchwrap, has announced significant investment in its manufacturing facility at Brigwater, Somerset, UK. Read more

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Global BOPET film market growth forecast

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The global BOPET film market has seen demand grow by 6.7% per annum over the last five years and now sits at just over five million tonnes, according to research from Wood Mackenzie Chemicals. Read more

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Mactac to showcase brand new cast wrapping Mactac ColourWrap Series at FESPA 2019

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Fleet wrapping projects and affordable vehicle customisation have received a welcome boost with the launch of a new Mactac ColourWrap Series of cast films. Read more

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Avery Dennison® DOL 1400 Z - New premium vehicle wrap overlaminate offering 220% elongation

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Outstanding elongation properties offered by a new Avery Dennison film have set new standards for premium overlaminates. The new highly conformable and ultra-transparent DOL 1400 Z Series can elongate up to 220 per cent. Read more

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Covestro

Covestro

Covestro has started building additional production lines for high-quality polycarbonate films at its site in Dormagen, Germany. Read more

industry

Covestro confirms targets for fiscal year 2019

Covestro

Higher competitive pressure influenced the first quarter 2019 results of DAX-listed Covestro. Despite an overall solid demand, core volumes decreased slightly (1.8%), mainly due to lower volumes in the polycarbonates segment. Read more

industry

Walter film wash line

Herbold Meckesheim

To extend its facility in Wels, Austria, WKR Walter has chosen a complete integrated solution from Herbold Meckesheim GmbH, based in Meckesheim, Germany. Read more

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The mechanical recycling of PVC cling film is feasible with the existing waste management systems

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Since the publication of The New Plastics Economy in January 2017 until the most recent ‘Le Pacte National sur les Emballages Plastiques’ in February 2019, PVC packaging has been referred to as an ‘uncommon plastic’, and a ‘problematic’ waste. Read more

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Pictuner Oy Aki Loponen

Since the line’s start-up in 2016, Rani Plast has expanded its family-run business by optimising production, developing its distributor network and introducing new products Read more

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RKW CNES Stratospheric Balloon

CNES/Prodigima 2015

The RKW Group is literally bringing film manufacturing to a whole new level at its RKW Rémy site in Saultain, France, where the group produces high-performance technical films for the stratospheric balloons of the French Space Agency CNES Read more

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Avery Dennison and Mactac further expand their product portfolios for FESPA 2019

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Avery Dennison is set to impress its customers at this year’s FESPA 2019 event with a new display booth filled with a range of latest creations featuring the Avery Dennison and Mactac brands. Read more

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RKW’s new 7-layer line in Hoogstraten opens up new opportunities to develop innovative solutions

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RKW has commenced operation of a new multilayer extrusion plant in Hoogstraten, Belgium. The new e7 technology line enables efficient production of various films for agriculture and horticulture, increasing RKW’s agricultural production capacity Read more

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Cores for film and foil winding

VPK Packaging

Belgium-based VPK Packaging Group has reached an agreement to acquire the European and Chinese businesses of coreboard and tube producer Corenso, an international supplier of coreboard, cardboard tubes and cores used in industrial applications. Read more

industry

RKW Flexible Shrink Film

RKW Group

RKW, the European market leader in packaging films, has developed a stretchable shrink film that provides advantages over comparable products and that is a sustainable alternative. Read more

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A Lindner Jupiter 2200 is used at Daly Plastics to shred agricultural film. It offers the perfect cut and resistance against foreign parts.

Daly Plastics

Daly Plastics is one of the largest plastics waste processing companies in the Netherlands. At the Zutphen site, the subsidiary Caroda Polymer Recovery recycles agricultural and packaging films to produce regranulates of the same quality as virgin Read more

machinery

With only one production line and 67 employees, Battipaglia is a relatively small factory focussed on standard films, a market segment that has come under particularly fierce price and margin pressure across Europe in the past years Read more

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Macchi brings five-layer POD line to Georgia

Macchi

Technology, innovation, quality and service punctuality have all combined to enable Italy-based Macchi SpA, a leader in the production of blown film extrusion lines, to win an important contract in Georgia. Read more

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RKW will offer vacuum films in the Polydress® Performance category and vacuum and sidewall films in the Polydress® Classic category

RKW

Following the restructuration of its silage films portfolio in 2017, RKW has expanded its new Polydress line. Vacuum and sidewall films are now produced in a new design. Read more

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  • New film for food puts Mondi on the MAP

    MNDPR132

    New film for food puts Mondi on the MAP

    Group of young people having fun at barbecue party in a backyard. Man with apron grilling and giving meats to his friends. African man holding salad. They are enjoy spending time together.

  • New Colines air bubble lines hit the market

    via Shutterstock

    New Colines air bubble lines hit the market

  • Investment confirmed for bpi stretchfilms’ UK site

    RPC Group

    Investment confirmed for bpi stretchfilms’ UK site

  • Mactac to showcase brand new cast wrapping Mactac ColourWrap Series at FESPA 2019

    Mactac, PR017

    Mactac to showcase brand new cast wrapping Mactac ColourWrap Series at FESPA 2019

  • Avery Dennison® DOL 1400 Z - New premium vehicle wrap overlaminate offering 220% elongation

    Avery Dennison, PR418

    Avery Dennison® DOL 1400 Z - New premium vehicle wrap overlaminate offering 220% elongation

  • Covestro confirms targets for fiscal year 2019

    Covestro

    Covestro confirms targets for fiscal year 2019

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