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Jul 19, 2019
KDC/ONE offers £35 million for Swallowfield’s manufacturing business
PERSONAL CARE NEWS
Jul 18, 2019
Metal and glass packaging supplier Ardagh Group has agreed to combine its Food & Specialty Metal Packaging business with Exal Corporation, a producer of aluminium containers. The new company, which will be known as Trivium Packaging, is set to be a global leader in metal packaging. Headquartered in... [Read More]

COMPANY NEWS
Jul 17, 2019
Aerosol packaging company Crown Holdings has announced that it is ahead of schedule to reduce energy consumption and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from its operations. Just three years into the company’s five-year plan, Crown has achieves 94% of its Scope 1 and Scope 2 GHG emissions reduction... [Read More]

COMPANY NEWS
Jul 17, 2019
Aerosol valves specialist Precision Global has announced the start of a major construction project to expand and upgrade its factory in Thailand. The project is designed to optimise workshop layouts, to increase valve and injection molding parts production capacities, and to expand warehouse storage space. The expansion represents... [Read More]

FEATURES NEWS
Jul 10, 2019
Weener Plastics (WP) is consolidating its positioning as a strong, competent and reliable full service partner for innovative plastic packaging solutions. WP aims to become a leading supplier in aerosol packaging whilst recognising market demand for increasingly convenient, sustainably manufactured products with additional functionality. Thanks to... [Read More]

PERSONAL CARE NEWS
Jul 10, 2019
Spray packaging solutions and filling equipment provider Coster has partnered with France-based supplier of anodized metal components Catidom to drive growth in packaging for the beauty industry. Through the partnership, Coster will gain new and complementary capabilities in its perfumery portfolio, with a new range of products... [Read More]

POLICY NEWS
Jul 4, 2019
In June, the Household & Commercial Products Association (HCPA) sent a redlined document to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) Air Pollution Control Division (Division) on their proposed rulemaking to adopt volatile organic compound (VOC) regulations on consumer products. This document clearly highlights... [Read More]

COMPANY NEWS
Jul 3, 2019
Peter Morgan, Lindal Group UK sales manager, has announced that he will be retiring on 31 July. Morgan joined Lindal in 1985 at the company Leighton Buzzard site and has been a key part of UK-business growth. Morgan said, ‘’I joined Lindal at a time when there... [Read More]

MISCELLANEOUS NEWS
Jul 2, 2019
Recycling of steel packaging in Europe has hit an all-time high of 80.5%. This record rate, which represents data from 2017, confirms steel as Europe’s most recycled primary packaging material. It also indicates the industry has met and even exceeded one of its key sustainability goals –... [Read More]

MISCELLANEOUS NEWS
Jun 27, 2019
British aerosol manufacturers association BAMA has announced three new members – Graham Packaging, Aztec Aerosol and GAC (UK) Ltd – bringing the total number of members to 85. Plastic packaging provider Graham Packaging has supplied a lightweight, customisable container for aerosols since 2015. Its AeroPET meets current FEA... [Read More]

PERSONAL CARE NEWS
Jun 27, 2019
Canadian athletic apparel retailer lululemon has launched a range of Selfcare products, which it describes as being ‘designed by athletes for athletes’. The products will be available to purchase online, in 50 lululemon stores and studio partners across North America, as well as at Sephora.com. The personal care... [Read More]

AUTOMOTIVE/INDUSTRIAL NEWS
Jun 24, 2019
The Aerosol & Dispensing Forum (ADF) and Packaging of Perfume, Cosmetics & Design (PCD) New York is a once-a-year, one-location opportunity for professionals from every corner of the industry to gain knowledge and solve problems. It's a highly efficient forum for establishing relationships that bring teams... [Read More]

FEATURES NEWS
Jun 24, 2019
The market for two-chamber pressure packs is a large one and is primarily dominated by bag on valve systems, consisting of a can and a laminated bag, which is mounted directly on the valve. The Nussbaum Can-in-Can system replaces the can with a very thin aluminium... [Read More]

PERSONAL CARE NEWS
Jun 21, 2019
SC Johnson today announces it has signed an agreement to acquire Sun Bum®, a fast-growing brand making quality personal care products including sun protection, hair care and lip care products. The acquisition also includes the Baby Bum® brand of sun protection and baby care products. "The Sun Bum... [Read More]

POLICY NEWS
Jun 18, 2019
The European Commission has adopted an amendment to REACH Annex XVII which imposes a restriction on (3,3,4,4,5,5,6,6,7,7,8,8,8-tridecafluorooctyl) silanetriol and any of its mono-, di- or tri-O-(alkyl) derivatives (TDFAs) in spray products. The substance must not be used in the products, such as aerosol dispensers and pump sprays,... [Read More]

AUTOMOTIVE/INDUSTRIAL NEWS
Jun 14, 2019
Twenty-seven winners have been selected as recipients of a coveted 2019 AmeriStar Award, a prestigious design award for the packaging industry, produced by IoPP, The Institute of Packaging Professionals. A roster of 12 judges from various segments of the packaging industry evaluated this year’s entries in person,... [Read More]

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