Distributor soars high with Eagle Plastics acquisition

PLASTICS raw materials distributor Plastribution Group has acquired Leicester-based thermoplastics sheet supplier Eagle Plastics for an undisclosed sum. The move enables Plastribution to add a...

New Colpac site aims to ‘simplify’ packaging selection

PACKAGING designer and manufacturer Colpac has launched its new website, described as combining 'seamless user experience, improved functionality, and a striking, image-led design'. The site...

Packaging origination specialist launches refreshed website

PACKAGING origination specialist Contact Originators has launched a new website, designed to better reflect the company’s identity and strategy. The new site is described as...

Cartor Security Printers acquired by Spectra Systems

CARTOR Security Printers has been acquired by Spectra Systems Corporation, a specialist in machine-readable banknote authentication, brand protection technologies and gaming security software. The acquisition...

Tosca welcomes new EMEA president

REUSABLE plastic packaging and performance pooling specialist Tosca has welcomed Laurent Le Mercier as EMEA president. Most recently, he served as CEO of French transport...
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PG Paper launches Opal containerboard range in the UK market

PG Paper has announced a new strategic partnership with Opal focussed on its containerboard portfolio. This includes a unique, lighter shade of virgin Kraft Liner...

Paramount names new operations boss

Darren Bull has been appointed operations manager at Paramount Packaging Systems. The firm, which is the exclusive distributor of Fuji Machinery Company’s horizontal and vertical form-fill-seal...

New resource launched to give start-up firms advice on outsourcing

THE British Contract Manufacturers and Packers Association (BCMPA) has created a new section on its website after experiencing 'increased demand' for advice from start-up businesses

Webinars aimed at helping businesses through Covid-19 pandemic to be hosted

A series of webinars are set to be hosted to help brief businesses on how best to handle the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. The Scottish Business...

Macfarlane invests in new technology for Innovation Lab

MACFARLANE Packaging has announced a £200,000 investment in new technology at its Innovation Lab to help customers see precisely how their packaging will look and...