Headquartered in Leominster, Mass., EasyPak serves the food packaging sector, and describes itself as being unusual in that it offers packaging made from 100 per cent post-consumer recycled materials.
Packaging supplier Coveris Holdings SA has realigned its operations into four business units: Americas, Rigid, EMEA (Europe, the Middle East, and Africa), and UK Food & Consumer.
Headquartered in Ohio, Clopay Plastics manufactures specialty plastic films for hygienic, health care, and industrial products.
The purchase is TricorBraun’s first move into the flexible packaging industry.
Key drivers of growth include a shift in manufacturer focus toward packaging as a promotional tool rather than just protective packaging has enhanced the high-barrier pouch market size, the report said, and innovations in packaging design to attract customers without compromising quality.
The purchase, for an undisclosed price, is part of Alpha’s European expansion.
Headquartered in Montreal, Les Industries Flexipak is a converter specialized in flexographic printing, lamination as well as bag and pouch making, and has other value-added capabilities.
Previously, Fish was chief financial officer and executive vice president. During his three-year-tenure with the Wayne, Pa.-based Tekni-Plex, the company has achieved consistent year-on-year quarterly earnings growth and has completed six strategic acquisitions.
Wayne, Pa.-based Tekni-Plex has locations in Belgium, China, Costa Rica, Germany, India, Italy, Northern Ireland, and the U.S.
The worker suffered a permanent injury after being crushed between a forklift and a structural steel column at Regency Plastics in April 2106.
Pennsylvania-based glass and plastics packaging supplier Continental Packaging will now operate under the TricorBraun portfolio.
Blow molder Ring Container Technologies Corporation is being sold to MSD Partners LP, an investment business backed by Michael Dell, founder of Dell Inc. Ring Container, which reported annual sales of more than US$300 million, makes high density polyethylene and…
Jose Penaloza will rack up at least 20 trans-Pacific flights this year as part of his push to increase Japanese injection stretch-blow molding machine maker Aoki’s presence in Canada. That’s a lot of hang time, but it’s beginning to pay off.
Packaging product supplier Intertape Polymer Group (IPG) is investing US$7 million to add manufacturing and distribution capacity at its facility in Pittsylvania County, Virginia. IPG, which has corporate headquarters in Montreal and Sarasota, Fla., develops, manufactures, and sells a variety…
Fagerdala, established in 1983 with headquarters in Singapore, has 14 manufacturing facilities, employs more than 1,300 people in China, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Mexico and the United States, and generated $80 million in sales in 2016.
Australia-based packaging giant Amcor Ltd. is considering a takeover of rival Bemis Co., news reports are saying. According to Reuters and Bloomberg news agencies, Amcor is working with advisers to explore a bid for Bemis, which has a market value…
Headquartered in Wisconsin, PolyFirst produces printed/customized roll stock and various types of plastic pouches and bags.
The acquisition is designed to provide Veritiv with additional marketing, selling, and distribution channels into the North American rigid packaging market.
The company has been purchased by two new co-owners: investment firm Namakor Holdings, which is headquartered in Montreal, and institutional investor Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec.
The business will become part of the ProAmpac brand and operate as a part of the Extrusion and Laminations Division.