Quadpack Unveils Airless and Foam Pump Innovations at Make-Up in Paris

Visitors to the Quadpack stand EST 22 at Make-Up in Paris were able to learn about the latest innovations in airless and foam pump technologies. We unveiled an exciting new foamer by Apollo designed for make-up removal, as well as Yonwoo airless cosmetics containers and customised make-up packs developed for leading brands, including Klorane, Dr Schrammek, Make Up For Ever and Beate Johnen.“Quadpack brings a great deal of technical expertise in skin care packaging to the colour cosmetics market, particularly […]

BERICAP Expands Successful DIN Closure Range to another Intelligent Pouring System

When STHIL, the leading manufacturer of chain saws, came to BERICAP with a special request to develop a perfect pouring spout, BERICAP could help.A chain saw needs to be permanently oiled during the working process therefore a separate small tank at the engine of the chain saw has to be refilled by a 5l canister several times a day during working hours.To have an easy re-fill process, BERICAP has developed the new three-piece DIN closure SVB 45/28 MAB. It is […]

MWV Senior Director of Shopper Ready Solutions David Hayslette to Present at Pira Packaging Summit

MeadWestvaco Corporation’s David Hayslette, director, Shopper Ready Packaging, will speak at the Pira Packaging Summit in Nice, France, at the Sophia Country Club in Antibes. His presentation, ‘Shopper Ready Packaging: A Balanced Approach’, will take place at 11:30am CEST, on Tuesday 4 October 2011.Mr. Hayslette’s presentation will discuss the unique balance needed between retailers and brand owners in order to deliver the most effective shopper ready packaging systems. Mr. Hayslette will lend his expertise into developing solutions that create better […]

OxySense Announces New Packaging School Initiative

OxySense, the leader in oxygen measurement and monitoring systems for the packaging industries, has announced a new initiative to expand its relationship with college and university level packaging schools across the US and internationally.“The future of innovation and progress in packaging and the packaging processes industries is, to a large degree, dependant on the excellence and technology developed by our packaging schools. And, to ensure that this future is bright and productive, we believe it is critical that the schools […]

Total Petrochemicals Offers a Unique HDPE Product Portfolio for ISBM Equipment

With a breakthrough HDPE new resin SB 1359, running even faster than 1,700 bottles/hours/cavity on ISBM equipment, Total confirms its leadership in servicing the bottle industry with competitive HDPE solutions.Total Petrochemicals has recently launched HDPE ISBM resin SB 1359, dedicated to the consumer packaging market, such as bottles for dairy, household and personal care applications. This development, specially designed for the ISBM market, is a real premiere for polyethylene, as it offers an easy processing on standard ISBM machines, allowing […]

MWV Listed on DJSI World for Eighth Consecutive Year

MeadWestvaco Corporation is pleased to announce that it has been listed on the 2011 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for the eighth consecutive year. The DJSI World recognizes the world’s leading companies in the areas of economic, environmental and social performance, and evaluates organizations based on their commitment to and success in integrating sustainability into core business objectives and performance. In addition to being among the 342 companies listed on the world index, the global packaging company was […]

Optima Introduces Integrated Stretch Palletizer for Nonwoven Products

Optima is pleased to introduce its new integrated stretch palletizer for nonwoven products. The OPTIMA RTP 25 uses a fast robot type. For lightweight disposable hygiene products, Optima Group Nonwovens’ RTP25 model’s vertically moving storage frame is particularly suitable, as it firmly holds the compact and stable stack formations in place. The pre-stretched film used for securing the stack is wrapped by a system that continuously measures applied forces. Optima Group Nonwoven’s method of simultaneously stacking and wrapping is unique […]

Mondi Tire Kutsan Wins Bronze Award for Merope Box

In the second Crescents and Stars for Packaging Competition organised by Packaging Manufacturers Association (ASD), Mondi Tire Kutsan ranked third with its ‘Merope Box’ packaging in the ‘Exposition, Presentation and Storage Products at Points of Sale’ category. Fatos Adak, product innovation manager, received the award at the award ceremony held at Çiragan Palace.109 projects in ten different categories competed in this year’s Crescents and Stars for Packaging Competition. The awarded Merope Box, a packaging solution of Mondi Tire Kutsan, was […]

Mondi Enlarges Portfolio of Multilayer and Barrier Films with New Seven-Layer Blown Film Extruder

Mondi Napiag has started up a new state-of-the-art blown film extruder, enabling the production of up to 14-layer films with EVOH and PA as barrier material. The new extruder enlarges the product portfolio and is mainly used for food packaging. Customers profit from the additional layers as they further enhance the product characteristics.For Mondi Napiag the year started with the preparation of the launch of a new state-of-the-art seven-layer blown film extruder from Windmüller & Hölscher. In the meantime, the […]

Mondi Nominated for 2011 FlexoTech International Print & Innovations Award

Thanks to outstanding print results in high definition flexography, Mondi made the final round in the 2011 FlexoTech International Print & Innovations Award. Out of hundreds of submissions, its package design of the ‘Felix’ brand for Swedish food company Procordia was selected as one of the top four in the ‘Flexible Packaging – Processes’ category.The 2011 International Print & Innovations Awards represent the 13th time the awards have been given by FlexoTech – the trade journal for the print and […]