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EyeCheck Offers Software for Automated Packaging Inspection

EyeCheck Offers Software for Automated Packaging Inspection

The consumer is more and more aware of quality, especially when buying food or pharmaceuticals. Therefore the overall appearance is quite a big decision criterion. A sufficient inspection of the packaging increases the customer's confidence and therewith also the sales figures. [More]
Wendel Completes Acquisition of Specialty Plastic Packaging Solutions Provider, CSP Technologies

Wendel Completes Acquisition of Specialty Plastic Packaging Solutions Provider, CSP Technologies

Wendel, a global investment firm, has completed the acquisition of CSP Technologies at an enterprise value of US $360 million. As part of the transaction, the Wendel Group has invested US $198 million for a 98% ownership in CSP. [More]
U.S. Packaging Barrier Resin Market Expected to Grow to About 9.8 Billion Pounds in 2019

U.S. Packaging Barrier Resin Market Expected to Grow to About 9.8 Billion Pounds in 2019

This BCC Research report looks at the packaging industry, that of plastic barrier packaging, and the plastic resins that supply these barriers. Forecasts included through 2019. [More]
CCL to Invest in New Plant to Produce Aluminum Slugs in Clinton, North Carolina

CCL to Invest in New Plant to Produce Aluminum Slugs in Clinton, North Carolina

CCL Industries Inc., a world leader in specialty label and packaging solutions for global corporations, small businesses and consumers, announced today that it will invest in a new plant to produce aluminum slugs used in the impact extrusion process to make aerosol cans, tubes and bottles for consumer packaged goods companies. [More]
UPV/EHU BIOMAT Group Develops Biodegradable Container for Oily Products

UPV/EHU BIOMAT Group Develops Biodegradable Container for Oily Products

The BIOMAT group at the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU) has developed an active, biodegradable container for packaging of solid and liquid oily products. This container is made from agro-industrial by-products. It is transparent and can prevent gases like oxygen and ultraviolet light from entering the container. This container can be printed upon and can also be thermally sealed. [More]
Victory Packaging and HAVI Global Solutions Enter Strategic Alliance

Victory Packaging and HAVI Global Solutions Enter Strategic Alliance

Victory Packaging, the leading full-service North American packaging solutions company, today announced a strategic alliance with Chicago-based HAVI Global Solutions, LLC (HGS) covering the corrugated packaging sector. [More]
ITT Adds Advanced Testing and Packaging Facility for Engineered Pumps at Seneca Falls Campus

ITT Adds Advanced Testing and Packaging Facility for Engineered Pumps at Seneca Falls Campus

ITT Corporation today unveiled the newest addition to its Seneca Falls, N.Y., manufacturing campus: an advanced testing and packaging facility for its complex, highly engineered pumps used primarily by the global oil and gas, petrochemical and mining industries. [More]
TriMas Adds Lion Holdings to Portfolio of Packaging Companies

TriMas Adds Lion Holdings to Portfolio of Packaging Companies

TriMas Corporation – a diversified global manufacturer of engineered and applied products – today announced that it has acquired Lion Holdings Pvt. Ltd. for $27 million, paid in cash at closing. The transaction closed July 25, 2014, at which time Lion Holdings became part of the Company's Packaging segment. [More]
GE Antares Serves as Ideal Financing Partner in Acquisition of Duro Bag by Hilex Poly

GE Antares Serves as Ideal Financing Partner in Acquisition of Duro Bag by Hilex Poly

GE Antares, a unit of GE Capital, announced today it served as administrative agent on a $555 million senior secured credit facility to support the acquisition of Duro Bag Manufacturing Company by Hilex Poly Company , a portfolio company of Wind Point Partners. GE Capital Markets served as joint lead arranger and joint bookrunner on this facility. [More]
ACCCSA 2014: Michelman to Showcase HydraBan 430 Water Resistant Coating for Paper and Corrugated

ACCCSA 2014: Michelman to Showcase HydraBan 430 Water Resistant Coating for Paper and Corrugated

Michelman will introduce HydraBan® 430, a highly water resistant coating for paper and corrugated in Booth #15 at the ACCCSA 2014 convention being held July 27-30, 2014 in Cartagena, Colombia. [More]
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