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Joint venture creates new Scottish pallet and timber packaging offering

THE owners of Scott Timber and Pallet 24 have teamed up to form Pallet 2 Packaging, a new joint venture formed following the acquisition of Boxes and..

June 2018

SATO confirms £1 million investment at new site

SATO UK has announced an investment of over £1 million in new production capabilities at its recently opened Harwich site. The firm has installed Mark Andy..

June 2018

Antalis appoints packaging technologist to drive CAD offering

ANTALIS Packaging has appointed Todd Smith to the newly created role of senior packaging technologist. The firm said he would bring “invaluable..

June 2018

Laser and coding giant establishes UK presence with Halo acquisition

LASER coding, marking and scoring systems specialist Macsa ID has set its sights on the UK market after acquiring Bedfordshire-based Halo Lasers. The..

June 2018

Sales and marketing specialist named new Pro Carton president

HORST Bittermann has been appointed the new president of Pro Carton, the European Association of Carton and Cartonboard manufacturers. Bittermann, who is..

June 2018

Huhtamaki acquires majority stake in Irish paper cup specialist

HUHTAMAKI has announced it has acquired 70% of Irish paper cup manufacturer CupPrint for 22 million Euros. The deal, Huhtamaki said, would give the firm..

June 2018

APS appoints new quality chief

CALVIN Hankins has been appointed quality and improvements manager at Automated Packaging Systems. The firm revealed he brings more than 26 years of packaging..

May 2018

ULMA strengthens marketing team

LOUISE Pearson has been appointed sales and marketing co-ordinator at ULMA Packaging. ULMA said Louise has 20 years of experience in sales and marketing, in..

May 2018

Flexible packaging firm looks to reduce VOC emissions and boost print output

FUSION Flexibles has invested £300,000 in a new environmental abatement system that the firm claims could potentially help double printing capacity and..

May 2018

Automated Packaging Systems expands team to meet AirPouch demand

AUTOMATED Packaging Systems has announced an expansion of its team to help meet demand for its AirPouch protective packaging range. The new team comprises..

May 2018