Packaging


Avery Dennison at FESPA 2017: ‘transforming for you’ with five new product innovations for vehicles and architecture

Avery Dennison at FESPA 2017: ‘transforming for you’ with five new product innovations for vehicles and architecture. (Photos: Avery Dennison, PR353)OEGSTGEEST, the Netherlands — March 22, 2017 — Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions Europe will be revealing five innovative products at FESPA 2017. This year’s stand, in Hall B7, will show the new digital wrapping series, MPI™ 1105, together with a range of other vehicle and architectural solutions. These include 5600 LD Translucent Films, an outdoor High Opacity Film that covers existing graphics, Facade Film for building decoration, and 18 new Supreme Wrapping™ Film colours.

Archroma celebrates opening of global competence Center for Surface & Coating Technology

Beate Plueckhan, President Region EMEA, at the opening ceremony of Archroma’s Global Competence Center for Paper Surface & Coating Technology, with (left to right) David Puddiphatt, Head of Sales UK & Nordics, Chris Warburton, Apprentice Lab Technician, Andy Bell, Head of Product Management Barrier, Coatings & Deposit Control, Packaging & Paper Specialties Business, Andrew Mottram, Senior paper technologist Stickies, Surface & Coating Technology, Adam Bastow, Lab technician. (Photos: Archroma)Reinach, Switzerland, 16 March 2017 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, has officially inaugurated its new Global Center of Excellence for Surface & Coating Technology. The Center, which opened yesterday, underlines Archroma’s ambition to bring new, innovative solutions to the packaging and specialty paper markets.

Milliken to highlight its clear packaging solutions at Interpack 2017

Milliken to highlight its clear packaging solutions at Interpack 2017.
(Photo © 2017 Milliken & Company, all rights reserved, MKPR165)Ghent, Belgium – Leading polyolefins additives supplier Milliken has innovative solutions to showcase at the upcoming Interpack 2017 trade fair for clear packaging applications in polypropylene and PET. At that May 4-10 show in Düsseldorf, Milliken will demonstrate why NX™ UltraClear PP is the optimal, cost-effective option to help brand owners address the growing packaging trends for both resource efficiency and attention-grabbing appeal.

Leading medical packaging solutions from Clariant to be featured at CPhI South East Asia exhibition

Clariant Desiccant Canisters – active healthcare packaging solutions. (Photo: Clariant)Singapore, March 13, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, will take part in the leading regional pharmaceutical industry trade event CPhI South East Asia. The exhibition will be held on 22 - 24 March 2017 at the Jakarta International Expo in Indonesia. Clariant will showcase to visitors of the exhibition its latest healthcare packaging solutions that are dedicated to meeting the specific standards of the pharmaceutical packaging and delivery systems.

Avery Dennison completes Hanita Coatings acquisition

Avery DennisonGLENDALE, CA — March 2, 2017 — Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE:AVY) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Hanita Coatings, a pressure-sensitive materials manufacturer of specialty films and laminates, from Kibbutz Hanita and Tene Investment Funds.

Total Develops a New Grade of HDPE for Thermoforming Applications

TotalHouston, March 2, 2017 - Total Petrochemicals and Refining USA, Inc. has generated excitement in the sheet extrusion thermoforming (SET) market with the introduction of high density polyethylene grade 9825E. This grade is well suited for shallow draw thermoformed packaging applications in the foodservice and food packaging industries that require high rigidity and toughness.

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