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KM’s Crystal Anniversary

Stuart Pritchard January 13, 2014 0

Congratulations from us here at Team RP to KM Packaging Services Ltd, the UK-based pioneer of lidding solutions for aluminium trays, which is celebrating its 15th anniversary of innovation in this arena. KM Packaging

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McGann for CEPI Chairman

Stuart Pritchard January 10, 2014 0

All-change at CEPI as Smurfit Kappa announces that Gary McGann, Group Chief Executive Officer, has been appointed Chairman of The Confederation of European Paper Industries with immediate effect from January 1st. A Brussels-based non-profit

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Feeling Lucky, Punk?

Stuart Pritchard January 9, 2014 0

Reusable plastic transit packaging (RTP) kingpin, Schoeller Allibert, has further expanded its Magnum range of folding large containers (FLCs) with the introduction of Magnum Helium, a lightweight container to simplify handling operations and reduce

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New Editor for Retail Packaging

Stuart Pritchard January 8, 2014 0

Hello, I’m Stuart Pritchard, the new boy here in the Editor’s chair at Retail Packaging having been passed the baton by Mike before he retired at the tail end of last year. And for

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Reseal of Approval for Flexico

Stuart Pritchard January 6, 2014 0

If you’ve been pondering lately just what the Top Packaging Breakthrough in the last 25 years has been, then ponder no more, you slight obsessive, for Reclosable Packaging has snapped up the title. Two

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Packtech 2014 Packed With Technology

Bonnie Howard January 2, 2014 0

Packtech 2014 is set to showcase the latest technology to convert any packaging idea into a final product. Taking place on 26 – 27 February at the NEC, the show is offering visitors a packed

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Three shows in one as Print Innovations returns to the NEC

Bonnie Howard December 11, 2013 0

Opening its doors on 26 and 27 February 2014, Print Innovations has rapidly become Europe’s top print and packaging event as companies descend on the show to display their latest printing machinery, technology and techniques. The show has received  unprecedented support

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Faster print turnaround from National Flexible

Bonnie Howard December 4, 2013 0

In a new development, National Flexible has strengthened their offering to an expanding customer base for pre-printed films with the installation of in-house cromalin production facilities. The Yorkshire-based company was formed 20 years ago,

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Huhtamaki acquires BCP Fluted Packaging

Bonnie Howard November 28, 2013 0

Huhtamaki has today acquired BCP Fluted Packaging Limited, a corrugated packaging specialist based in Blackburn, Lancashire. The company employs approximately 120 people and serves the cosmetics, foodservice and confectionery markets. With this acquisition Huhtamaki

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Denny Bros showcases Fix-a-Form® Multipage Labels in Spain

Bonnie Howard November 26, 2013 0

Denny Bros has attracted hundreds of visitors to its Fix-a-Form®Multipage Labels stand at EMPACK 2013 (13-14 November) in Madrid (partnered with LOGISTICS 2013) as it showcased its latest on-pack media products in Spain. The exhibition

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