Beaulieu International Group safety-awareness initiatives in full swing on International Safety Day

Beaulieu International Group safety-awareness initiatives in full swing on International Safety Day.Wielsbeke, Belgium – April 28, 2017 – The business unit “Engineered Products” of Beaulieu International Group is pleased to announce excellent safety results for the production sites of its Beaulieu Fibres International division, on the occasion of International Safety Day 2017. The Fibres division has no recorded accidents at its Terni, Italy site in the last 2 years or during the last 20 months at its Belgian sites.

Clariant commences 2017 with strong sales growth and a significantly improved absolute EBITDA

Clariant“Clariant achieved a very good start into the year with good volume growth and higher profitability”, said CEO Hariolf Kottmann. “Our focus on local currency growth and profitability improvement is clearly reflected in these encouraging results. We are on a solid path towards achieving our sales expansion targets, a continued progression in absolute EBITDA and EBITDA margin before exceptional items as well as operating cash flow generation, in spite of what continues to be a challenging market environment in specific business areas.”

Archroma to showcase “Colors enhanced. Performance enhanced. Sustainability enhanced.” at Igatex Pakistan 2017

Archroma’s booth at Igatex Pakistan 2017 will be inspired by Archroma’s stunning booth created at ITMA Milano in November 2015. 
(Photo: Archroma)Reinach, Switzerland, 26 April 2017 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, will present at Igatex Pakistan 2017 some of its most innovative technologies, under the motto: “IT’S WONDERFUL. Colors enhanced, performance enhanced, sustainability enhanced”.

Pro Mach Launches in Europe the Revolutionary 180-Bag-Per-Minute Matrix Morpheus Vertical Form, Fill, and Seal Machine

Pro Mach Launches in Europe the Revolutionary 180-Bag-Per-Minute Matrix Morpheus Vertical Form, Fill, and Seal Machine. (Photo: Pro Mach)DÜSSELDORF – The Pro Mach Flexible Packaging Group introduces to the global packaging industry at Interpack, May 4-10, 2017, in Hall 14 at Stand E31, the up to 180-bag-per-minute Matrix Morpheus vertical form, fill, and seal (VFFS) machine. The Flexible Packaging Group also introduces in Europe the up to 150-bag-per-minute VFFS Matrix Apollo and showcases the operating and versatility advantages of FLtècnics horizontal forming, filling, and sealing (HFFS) pouch machines.

Trelleborg gives Tough Jobs a Soft Ride

The Brawler HPS Soft Ride, a new solid tire designed and developed specifically for the waste management and recycling industries. (Photo Trelleborg Wheel Systems, TWSPR011)Trelleborg Wheel Systems will debut the Brawler HPS Soft Ride, a new solid tire designed and developed specifically for the waste management and recycling industries, at recycling aktiv Karlsruhe, Germany (April 27 to 29) and at WasteExpo in New Orleans, U.S. (May 9 to 11).

Pro Mach’s One-Stop-Shop for Quality Capping Solutions Debuts at Interpack

Pro Mach’s One-Stop-Shop for Quality Capping Solutions Debuts at Interpack. (Photos: Pro Mach)DÜSSELDORF – Pro Mach debuts at Interpack, May 4-10, 2017, in Hall 14 at Stand E31, the company’s expanded line of capping solutions – inline and rotary capping machines – under the global Zalkin brand. In addition to Zalkin leading-edge capping machines for moderate to high speed production, the new Zalkin one-stop-shop for capping machines offers rugged, cost-effective NJM Packaging Beltorque model inline capping machines for the pharmaceutical industry, and similar quality Pack West model inline machines from Pacific Packaging Machinery for a host of consumer and industrial applications.

Clariant expands support for formulators and brand owners at NYSCC Suppliers’ Day

ClariantCharlotte, April 24, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, is set to drive imaginations and innovation in Personal Care at NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2017, as it takes the wraps off its creative, stepped-up support for formulators and brand owners at Booth 1139.

TE Connectivity werkt samen met o.a. Shapeways en Fontys aan de toekomst

TTE Connectivity werkt samen met o.a. Shapeways en Fontys aan de toekomst. (Bron: TE Connectivity, PR170)
’S-HERTOGENBOSCH – 24 april 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), een wereldleider in connectiviteit en sensoren werkt vanaf nu officieel samen met Shapeways, Fontys en twaalf andere bedrijven. Deze samenwerking ligt op het gebied van praktijkgericht onderzoek naar additive manufacturing/3D printing en adaptive robots. Om deze samenwerking te bekrachtigen, hebben Mark Maas van TE Connectivity, Maarten van Dijk van Shapeways en Hans Nederlof van het College van Bestuur van Fontys ook het convenant ondertekend.

Studenten krijgen een ‘kijkje in de keuken’ bij de marketingafdeling van TE Connectivity

Studenten krijgen een ‘kijkje in de keuken’ bij de marketingafdeling van TE Connectivity.
(Bron: TE Connectivity, PR168)’S-HERTOGENBOSCH – 20 april 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), een wereldleider in connectiviteit en sensoren, hield een workshop over marketing als bijdrage aan succes in een B2B omgeving. Op 12 april kwamen 70 studenten van de Fontys Economische Hogeschool Tilburg (FEHT) op bezoek. Tijdens deze workshop kwamen verschillende facetten van het doen van marketing voor een internationaal, technisch bedrijf aan bod. Dit paste perfect in het straatje van de leerlingen, deze jongeren zijn namelijk bezig met hun studie International Business and Languages en International Marketing and Management.

New Clariant Hostatint™ UV range for easy & safe coloration of radiation cured coating systems

Clariant’s Hostatint™ UV pigment preparations are an excellent choice for the coloration of industrial wood finishes. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, April 20, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, unveiled a complete color range of high-performance, easy to use colorants for UV cured wood coatings at the European Coatings Show 2017. The new Hostatint UV pigment preparation range supports the trend for colored UV systems and the industry focus on improving sustainability and product performance.

TE Connectivity Demonstrates Flexible Manufacturing at Hannover Messe

TE Connectivity launches pre-engineered integrated sub-assemblies to cut time to market for customers’ innovative lighting solutions. (Source: TE Connectivity, PR169)
DARMSTADT, Germany – April 19, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, announced its participation at the Hannover Messe, the world’s largest manufacturing industry trade fair, April 24 - 28, 2017. TE will be part of the SmartFactoryKL initiative, the “Industrie 4.0 production plant,” that highlights innovation and collaboration of leading technologies in a simulated factory environment.

Perstorp’s Pevalen™ non-phthalate PVC plasticizer obtains FDA compliance for key food contact applications

Perstorp’s Pevalen™ non-phthalate PVC plasticizer obtains FDA compliance for key food contact applications. (Photo: Shutterstock)Perstorp - April 19, 2017 - Perstorp has obtained independent expert opinion advising that its Pevalen™ non-phthalate PVC plasticizer can be used in important food contact applications in the USA. The advice, from an international law firm that has expert knowledge in food contact legislation, says that Pevalen is suitable for use at levels up to 32% in PVC intended to produce conveyor belts and gloves used in meat and poultry processing facilities, as well as in tablecloths.

Clariant completes color range of “super-transparent” pigment preparations

Clariant’s Hostatint™ A 100-ST pigment preparations used for a OptiWhite plate glass with alternating black and gold special effect pigments in the strips. (Photos: Middy Polished Plate Glass Vase Style 2. A special thanks to the artist Sidney Hutter <a href=http://www.sidneyhutter.com target=_blank>www.sidneyhutter.com</a>) Muttenz, April 18, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, unveils Hostatint™ A 100-ST, a range of super-transparent preparations based on non-halogenated pigments to support the eye-catching metallic and mineral effects as well as new shades for surface and contour enhancements so desired for today’s lifestyle products.

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