Pharmaceuticals


Innovation with THERMOLAST® M

Innovative “BabyPyke” sunglasses with flexible frames of easy-flowing THERMOLAST® M from KRAIBURG TPE. The sunglasses feature an optimal fit for complete eye protection and hypoallergenic skin-friendliness.
(Photos: © Pyke)Using THERMOLAST® M from KRAIBURG TPE the Belgian company Pyke S.A. has developed hypoallergenic sunglasses with an extremely ergonomic design for babies and small children.

New TPE compounds for premium lifestyle products

KRAIBURG TPE has extended its portfolio of THERMOLAST® K Thermoplastic Elastomers (TPE) with a range of compounds designed to deliver velvety satin surfaces, superior adhesion in two-component applications with polar thermoplastics, and outstanding mechanical performance properties. The new materials offer high scratch and abrasion resistance, good chemical compatibility and UV-stability as well as easy processing at high injection rates. Amongst others, they address particular needs of premium lifestyle products.
(Photo © 2017 KRAIBURG TPE)KRAIBURG TPE has extended its portfolio of THERMOLAST® K Thermoplastic Elastomers (TPE) with a range of compounds designed to deliver velvety, satin-smooth surfaces, superior adhesion in two-component applications with polar thermoplastics and outstanding mechanical performance properties. The new materials offer high scratch and abrasion resistance, good chemical compatibility and UV-stability as well as easy processing at high injection rates. Addressing the particular needs of premium lifestyle products, they made their debut at CHINAPLAS 2017.

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.

Global Growth Propels Pro Mach to its First Multi-Brand Showcase at Interpack 2017

Global growth propels Pro Mach to its first multi-brand showcase at Interpack 2017.
(Photos: Pro Mach)DÜSSELDORF – Pro Mach, one of the world’s leading integrated packaging solutions providers, is featuring its first multi-brand showcase at the Interpack trade fair, May 4-10, 2017 in Hall 14 at Stand E31. On display is the international breadth of its Filling and Capping solutions, which includes Zalkin from France, NJM Packaging from Canada, and Pacific Packaging from the USA. Flexible Packaging solutions on display include FLtècnics from Spain and Matrix Packaging from the USA. Rounding out the lineup are Product Handling solutions on display including Shuttleworth from Belgium and Pace Packaging from the USA. Pro Mach will also have experts available to talk with attendees about integrated solutions and engineering services for complete packaging lines.

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.

Avery Dennison highlights emerging opportunities with its latest Select Solutions™ catalogue

Avery Dennison highlights emerging opportunities with its latest Select Solutions™ catalogue.
(Photo: Avery Dennison, PR344)OEGSTGEEST, the Netherlands — January 31, 2017 — The latest edition of Avery Dennison’s Select Solutions™ catalogue reveals market trends as well as developments and solutions across many different market segments.

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