RSS

Packaging

ENGEL e-motion 440/160

ENGEL

ENGEL will showcase its reliable, flexible and efficient machines and automation at Plástico Brasil 2019 from 25-29 March in São Paulo, Brazil. Read more

machinery

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

Detecta by Quinn – a 100% recyclable black PET tray range

Quinn Packaging

Ireland-based food packaging producer Quinn Packaging has launched its Detecta by Quinn range – a 100% recyclable black polyethylene terephthalate (PET) tray range. Read more

materials

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

materials

Henkel has continued to make progress with its sustainability strategy. Plastic was one of the key focus topics in 2018 with the company pursuing ambitious targets for packaging to drive circular economy-based progress. Read more

materials

Hovis, the 133-year-old British brand, has launched a bread bag recycling initiative in partnership with recycling experts TerraCycle. Read more

materials

RIKUTEC America - Twin Drum_Explosion Drawing (2) copy.jpg

Rikutec America

Rikutec Group, a leading blow moulding technology specialist, has introduced the industrial packaging industry’s first all-plastic twin drum which meets stringent regulatory demands as specified by the ADR Treaty Read more

industry

MultiFresh Seafood Packaging

Multivac

At the Seafood Expo Global 2019 event, held in Brussels between 7 and 9 May, UK-based thermoforms packaging company Multivac will exhibit packaging solutions that contribute to extending the shelf life of fish and seafood. Read more

machinery

RPC bpi protec’s X-EnviroShrink has been named as a finalist in two leading recycling awards

RPC bpi protec

RPC bpi protec’s X-EnviroShrink has been named as a finalist in two leading recycling awards, underlining its innovative and sustainable approach to the latest flexible packaging solutions. Read more

materials

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

The G1 is designed to meet the needs of craft and artisan brewers

Wavegrip

WaveGrip’s G1 multi-packing applicator is helping Canadian artisanal brewery Lagabière in its aim to double its canning output over the next few years, as well as delivering a more sustainable, environmentally friendly multi-packing solution. Read more

machinery

shutterstock_251653870.jpg

via Shutterstock

Consumers are showing a growing readiness to use nanotechnology-based solutions in the food packaging industry, according to a study by the EU-funded NanoPack Project. Read more

materials

RKW_North_America_Franklin copy.jpg

RKW North America, Inc.

Germany-based film manufacturer RKW is set to invest more than $18m (~€17m) into their production Site in Franklin, Kentucky, US. Read more

industry

Pack Positive

Coveris

Packaging manufacturer Coveris has opened Pack Positive, a sustainable development centre in Leeds, UK, as part of its strategy to address packaging and food sustainability. Read more

industry

The new closure is complementary to a number of HDPE and PET bottles from Spectra's standard ranges.

Spectra

Spectra has bolstered its extensive closure range with the addition of a new double wall flip top component. Read more

materials

The Management Board of W&H as of 1 April 2019 (f.l.t.r): Dr. Falco Paepenmüller, CTO, Peter Steinbeck, CSO, and Dr. Jürgen Vutz, CEO

Windmöller & Hölscher

Dr Falco Paepenmüller will assume the position of Chief Technology Officer at Windmöller & Hölscher as of 1 April. His successor as Head of the Extrusion Business Unit will be Dr Torsten Schmitz. Read more

industry

shutterstock_183067088.jpg

via Shutterstock

Bag it up

With the world’s media asking questions of the packaging industry, and of single-use plastic carrier bags in particular, EPPM got in touch and asked Alpha for their definition of the environmental pros and cons of the familiar shopping receptacle Read more

14 Feb 2019 15:16 editor's blog

ALPLA, plastic packaging specialist based in Austria, acquires all shares of Zamil ALPLA. The acquisition is expected to be closed within the first quarter of 2019.

ALPLA-Zamil

Austria-based packaging solutions specialist ALPLA has completed a 100 per cent takeover of Zamil ALPLA. Read more

industry

Laure Baillargeon (DG Grow)

HorstWagner.eu

Each year the European PET value chain meets in Brussels for the annual Petcore Europe Conference. Due to its continued success over recent past, this year the two-day conference was held at a new venue to welcome more than 280 industry delegates. Read more

materials

shutterstock_1249301149.jpg

ricochet64 / Shutterstock.com

Loop Industries, Inc., a leading technology innovator in sustainable plastic for packaging, today announced that it has completed a multi-year supply agreement with Danone SA, one of the world’s leading global food and beverage companies. Read more

materials

  • ENGEL e-motion 440/160

    ENGEL

    ENGEL e-motion 440/160

    ENGEL e-motion 440/160

  • Cores for film and foil winding

    VPK Packaging

    Cores for film and foil winding

    Cores for film and foil winding

  • Detecta by Quinn – a 100% recyclable black PET tray range

    Quinn Packaging

    Detecta by Quinn – a 100% recyclable black PET tray range

    Detecta by Quinn – a 100% recyclable black PET tray range

  • Avery Dennison named to Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies List for 2019

    Avery Dennison

    Avery Dennison named to Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies List for 2019

    Avery Dennison named to Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies List for 2019

  • RKW Flexible Shrink Film

    RKW Group

    RKW Flexible Shrink Film

    RKW Flexible Shrink Film

  • Kathrin Menges

    Nils Hendrik Mueller

    Kathrin Menges

    Kathrin Menges

February

Sorry, no events.

May

June

Sorry, no events.

July

Sorry, no events.

August

Sorry, no events.

EPPM Media Kit 2019

EPPM subs 2017

eppm linked in banner