Food packaging supplier Sealed Air Corporation is acquiring Brazilian flexible packaging maker Deltaplam Embalagens Indústria e Comércio Ltda for an undisclosed price. Founded in 1994, Deltaplam primarily serves the food industry, extruding high-barrier shrinkable bags, multilayer films, laminates, and pouches.…
Plastic container, caps and closures maker Axium Plastics Inc., which has a manufacturing plant in Mississauga, Ont., is opening a new plant in Missouri. As announced by the Jefferson City Chamber of Commerce, in Jefferson City, Missouri, Axium is investing…
Canada-based Cott is selling its bottling operation to Dutch drinks giant Refresco Corporation.
In a statement, Batavia, Ohio-based Multi-Color said that the $1.3 billion deal would complement its wine and spirits business with what it called Constantia’s strength in the food and beverage sector.
Called Chantler Packages Inc., the new company will assume the employees and operations of Chantler Packaging, which is headquartered in Mississauga, Ont.
In a bid to expand its global flexible packaging and thermoforming plastics operations, Sonoco Products Co. is acquiring Clear Lam Packaging for US$170 million. Founded in 1969, Clear Lam develops and manufactures flexible and rigid packaging materials – including multi-layer…
Headquartered in Woodbridge, Ont., Salbro also operates in Quebec and Newfoundland.
Propack specializes in the production of HDPE and PET bottles for home care. The purchase is Alpla’s second acquisition in June 217.
This Quebec-based injection molder exited the auto parts molding business and, led by its production of wheeled carts, is now killing it as one of North America’s leading suppliers of products for the environmental, bulk food, and retail sectors.
For the third straight year, flexible packaging supplier ProAmpac has won a Spirit of Excellence Award from its customer Hormel Foods.
The line, which was installed in April 2016 in the plastics recycling facility of Canadian water bottler Ice River Springs in Feversham, Ont., has delivered higher than expected production output and minimized the purge rate by 40 per cent.
Made possible in part by a $2 million pledge from Toray Plastics, the new University of Rhode Island engineering complex gives Toray naming rights for building’s atrium.
The US$150 million purchase is designed to expand IPL’s footprint in the U.S. and South America.
Doral, Fla.-based BrunaSeals will become part of Tri-Seal, Tekni-Plex’s global closure liners business unit.
Shipped to food packager Meiwa Embalagens, the cling PVC cast film line is capable of producing thicknesses in the range of 8-16µm, with a die width of 2.2 meters.
In a bid to provide improved support for its systems in the field, processing equipment maker Husky Injection Molding Systems has formed a new organization focused on customer success management (CSM). “This organization is dedicated to proactive support for customers,…
Brampton, Ont.-based Tronoplast Technologies Inc. has just delivered a new ultra-high speed three-layer line designed for manufacturing porous, naturally smokeable polymeric sausage casing to a European customer.
In a bid to boost its capabilities in the rigid plastic container sector, packaging supplier Amcor Rigid Plastics USA LLC has expanded its specialty container business in Latin America with the acquisition of Colombia’s Plasticos Team S.A.S. from Columbian food…
The deal will add bagging systems capability to Pregis’s protective packaging portfolio.
ORBIS Corporation, a manufacturer of plastic recycling bins and organic barrels, has named its Toronto injection molding facility as the company’s 2016 Plant of the Year. The Toronto plant was one of ORBIS’ 11 manufacturing facilities considered for the award,…