ETMA

ETMA Declares Tube of the Year Awards

ETMA (European Tube Manufacturers Association) is a group of leading tube manufacturers in Europe. During its conference this year, this association declared the winners of the “Tube of the Year 2015”. The categories for this award in 2015 were Plastic Tube, Aluminium Tube, Laminate Tube and Prototypes. When asked to comment about the main essence […]

Tekni-Plex

Tekni-Plex Doubling Its Ohio Plant Size

Tekni-Plex, a Pennsylvania based plastics company, is looking to strengthen its presence in Ohio. The company does its global development and research in northwest Ohio. It is reviewing plans to add 32,000 square feet of production space to its existing R&D lab in Springfield Township. This expansion would create 25 additional jobs. According to local […]

Medical device packaging

Medical Device Packaging Report Released by Market Research Store

In the packaging industry, adoption of state-of-the-art technology has become a major trend these days. Different packaging methods are being adopted along with the integration of automated production processes. It’s no different for the medical device packaging market, which is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.92% during the period of 2013-2018, as a […]

PACK Solutions Challenge

PACK Solutions Challenge Set to Return to PACK EXPO

The PACK Solutions Challenge will be returning to PACK EXPO, scheduled to be held at the Las Vegas Convention Centre from the 28th till the 30th of September, 2015, and the co-located Pharma EXPO. According to PMMI, the PACK Solutions Challenge this time will focus on issues facing the pharmaceutical industry. According to Maria Ferrante, […]

Walki

Walki has Developed New Packaging that Protects Food from Harmful Oils

Walki has developed Mineral Oil Safe Technology (MOST). This is an extrusion coating that’s effective in keeping mineral oil away from your food. According to Mirka Nevala, Walki’s Vice President for Business Development, mineral oil consists of Mineral Oil Aromatic Hydrocarbon (MOAH) that is particularly harmful to the human body. MOAH gets into the food […]

Tech-Long

Tech-Long USA will invest $5 million in Duluth towards Expansion

Tech-Long – a Chinese company, which produces high-tech systems for the packaging and bottling industries, plans to make a big investment in its future in the Duluth region. This was announced by the company officials on Monday – the 24th of August. Tech-Long USA will invest $5 million in commercial finance towards expansion of its […]

Evergreen Packaging

Evergreen Packaging Announced Student Sustainability Leadership Winners

Evergreen Packaging is a world leader in the beverage paperboard package carton manufacturing industry. It has recently announced the winners of its Sustainability Leadership Scholarship Program. Six students throughout the country were selected for their magnificent dedication and community leadership. Each of these six winners will be given a scholarship along with Evergreen awarding $4,000 […]

Atypical packaging

Atypical Packaging Make Customers Pay More Attention to Product Claims

Scientists at the VU University and Amsterdam School of Communication recently found that products having atypical packaging increased the attention of consumers. According to the researchers, such packaging makes consumers scrutinize product claims more strictly. This boosts the efficiency of strong claims, they say, while reducing the customers’ eagerness to shell out money for weak […]