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Jan 15, 2019
L’Occitane announces €785 million acquisition of Elemis
Jan 14, 2019
British manufacturer McBride announced a sales increase in the second half of 2018 while also disclosing that it is still continuing with the closure of its Hull aerosols factory, local news outlet Hull Daily Mail reports. In August 2018, World Aerosols reported that the... [Read More]

Jan 11, 2019
According to ABC News a B-double truck that was carrying aerosol cans burst into flames on the Hume Highway at Yass north of Canberra. The truck disrupted traffic as explosions continued to ignite inside the truck. Reported just after 6pm, the fire began along the Yass bypass... [Read More]

Jan 7, 2019
Hinterkopf, an aerosols manufacturer based in Einslingen, Germany, announced that it has acquired the license to manufacture and supply impact-extrusion (IE) presses from fellow Germany-based manufacturer Schuler Pressen’s X.S and X.L series. According to the release, Hinterkopf’s decision enables it to complete production lines for the manufacturing... [Read More]

Dec 21, 2018
The yearly ADF Awards and the PCD Paris Awards have announced the finalists who are in the running to win the most significant packaging of the year on the European and/or world market. A total of 105 applicants competed in the Packaging of Perfume Cosmetics & Design... [Read More]

Dec 21, 2018
DPI Holdings has signed an underwriting agreement with Affin Hwang Investment bank for its initial public offering (IPO) on the ACE Market of Bursa Malaysia for January 2019, New Straits Times reports. “Having built our in-house brands from scratch since 1982, we are definitely proud... [Read More]

Dec 19, 2018
Pharmaceutical companies GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Pfizer announced that they have reached an agreement to combine their consumer health businesses. The joint venture will have an estimated sales total of $12.7 billion (€11.1 million) and GSK will hold a 68% majority share over Pfizer’s 32%. According to a GSK... [Read More]

Dec 18, 2018
Aerosol valve and actuator manufacturer Precision Global announced that it has appointed two new members to its board. Steve Lawrynuik and Christian Voegeli will join the board as independent directors to support Precision with their longstanding industry and management experience. Lawryniuk has more than 20 years in the... [Read More]

Dec 14, 2018
Consumer goods corporation Procter & Gamble (P&G) announced that it has completed the acquisition of Walker & Company, a personal care firm with brands specifically dedicated to people of colour. The founder of Walker & Company, Tristan Walker, will continue to lead the brand as a separate... [Read More]

Dec 13, 2018
A large manufacture of rigid plastic packaging products, Pact, has had an employee win the 2018 annual Applause Awards. Kate Everitt prevailed over the other 364 ideas that were submitted for consideration with her innovative aerosol.    The awards celebrate innovative thinking, operational excellence, superior safety systems... [Read More]

Dec 10, 2018
E-commerce giant Amazon is set to start charging third-party sellers penalty fees for packages that fail to comply with its safety standards, according to CNBC. This will include unmarked aerosols as well as leaky chemicals. According to CNBC, Amazon has sent out an email to sellers... [Read More]

Dec 4, 2018
Germany’s Bayer Group has announced plans to strengthen its ‘core’ life science businesses through a range of portfolio, efficiency and structural measures. These changes will see the company exit the Animal Health business as well as sell its consumer health brands Coppertone and Dr. Scholl’s. The significant changes... [Read More]

Dec 3, 2018
Germany headquartered personal care company Beiersdorf has announced plans to establish an innovation hub in Seoul, ‘for the next generation of Korean beauty disruptors.’ According to a statement announcing the new initiative, it will be sponsored by Beiersdorf's body-care brand, Nivea. South Korean start-ups selected by the initiative... [Read More]

Nov 29, 2018
Multinational consumer goods giant Unilever has announced that its CEO is to retire from the company. Paul Polman has been Unilever CEO for over a decade, and has over four decades experience in the consumer goods sector. According to a company announcement, that tenure has been a... [Read More]

Nov 23, 2018
Aerosols and liquids contract manufacturer Colep has published its first sustainability report. The company describes the report as proof of its ‘commitment to integrating sustainability’ into its business. The central focus of the report is the outlining of five pillars of sustainability that Colep believes are crucial... [Read More]

Nov 21, 2018
Agustin Chávez Gómez has joined Precision Global as sales manager for Precision Valve Mexico, as of 1 November 2018. Chávez has over 19 years of sales and business development experience in the packaging industry, as well as similar B2B component industries. He joins Precision from Albéa, where he... [Read More]

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