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RPC bpi protec gets on its bike for charity

RPC bpi protec has donated £500 to the Merseyside & Cheshire Blood Bikes charity, which provides emergency transport of urgently needed blood and other..

April 2018

New partnership boosts API Group’s American expansion plans

THE API Group’s American expansion plans have gathered pace after the firm signed a partnership with Haney – a US-based packaging prototyping..

April 2018

Plastics Recycling Awards Europe winners announced

THE inaugural winners of the Plastics Recycling Awards Europe have been announced at the Plastics Recycling Show Europe, held at the RAI Amsterdam. The five..

April 2018

Saica Pack aims for “sustainable future” with machinery upgrades

CORRUGATED cardboard manufacturer Saica Pack has completed a programme of machinery upgrades at its Ashbourne, County Meath plant in Ireland. The upgrades have..

April 2018

Ardagh Group implements ‘industry first’ battery system in Irvine

GLASS producer Ardagh Group has implemented a sustainable battery storage system at its container plant in Irvine. The firm aims to increase resilience and..

April 2018

Coveris invests in new extrusion lines

COVERIS has announced the completion of the installation of two new extrusion lines at it’s Cheshire-based facility. The extruder of blown PE films..

April 2018

Wilkins Group invests to meet cardboard demand

THE Wilkins Group has announced a £150,000 investment on a new Heiber and Schröber tray forming machine to help in the “fight against plastic”...

April 2018

Young designers embark on cartonboard challenge

PRO Carton and BPIF Cartons are bringing the Young Designer Award competition to the UK for the second year in a row. Young designers are tasked with creating..

April 2018

Scots charity hails Smurfit Kappa’s “impressive” furniture solution

SMURFIT Kappa has teamed up with a Scottish charity to find a sustainable new use for its aid boxes. The boxes are used by Edinburgh Direct Aid to send..

April 2018

Overseas growth helps Proseal secure Royal seal of approval

PROSEAL is celebrating after bagging a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the category of International Trade. The tray sealing specialist announced that it..

April 2018