Uflex Set to Pump in $90 Million on Aseptic Packaging Expansion

India’s largest flexible packaging and film manufacturing firm, Uflex Ltd., Is investing $85.7 million (550 crore rupees) to set up its fourth factory. The aim of this investment is to help the company step into the aseptic market, which is presently controlled by Tetra Pak Inc. The new factory situated in Sanand will have a […]

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Tesco and Asda food product recall over health fears

Two of the UK’s supermarket giants Asda and Tesco have both ordered food product recalls from their nationwide stores over health and safety fears. Tesco has recalled it’s free from Belgian Chocolate wafers due to concerns that the product could have been contaminated with salmonella. Asda has followed suit with similar concerns over its Asda […]

FachPack Will See 13 Companies from Packaging Valley

Packaging Valley is the area around Crailsheimand and Schwäbisch Hall. At the upcoming FachPack, 13 member companies of this area will display innovative machine systems and current technologies. This participation will help demonstrate the diverse technological skills and competence of the region in the domain of packaging systems. The exhibitors include components suppliers, service companies […]


Xeikon opens a Second Technology Centre in Asia Pacific Region

Xeikon is a renowned name in the domain of digital colour printing technology. The company has strengthened its presence in the Asia Pacific Region by opening its second Technology Centre recently. Located in Tokyo, this centre represents Xeikon’s constant growth and expansion in the region. The grand opening ceremony of the centre included a Xeikon […]

Schmersal ’s Safety Technology System Will Go Public At FachPack 2015

At FachPack 2015, to be held in Nuremberg Hall between 29th of September and 1st of October, Schmersal Group will present innovative technology system solutions for the packaging industry. This will include its all-inclusive AS-i safety portfolio and PROTECT PSC1 safety controller. These system solutions offer a lot of benefits. They provide quick monitoring functions […]


Cortec’s EcoSol Opens up New Horizon in Packaging Application

EcoSol is biodegradable, water soluble, polyvinyl alcohol (PVOH) film, ideally suited for diverse packaging applications. Water soluble pouches or sachets and PVOH bags are manufactured from this technologically advanced, unique film. EcoSol provides a safe, convenient and economical delivery system for a vast range of products. This includes degreasers, VCI Bags, Corrosion Inhibitors, cleaners, biocides, […]

Benefits of Sustainable Sourcing will be Promoted at Packaging Innovations

PEFC will be a participant at Packaging Innovations show at Olympia in London, on the 16th and 17th of September, 2015. At the show, PEFC will draw attention to the advantages of packaging materials that are sourced responsibly. Chain of Custody certification of the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) helps packaging companies […]

Packaging Machine without Electrical Cabinet Unveiled by Schubert

Schubert will be presenting a TLM packaging machine without an electrical cabinet at the FachPack 2015 trade show in Nuremberg, Germany. As the servo modules of the packaging machine belong to a decentralized control mechanism for TLM robots, an electrical cabinet will no longer be required. In this packaging machine, the number of electronic components […]