European dream: Erik Bouts.

O-I Europe Bouts-up for 2013 growth

GLASS packaging manufacturer O-I Europe has started 2013 with a new man at the helm of the multi-national business. New president Erik Bouts takes over...
Beatson Clark working with award-winners

Beatson Clark assisting award-winners

GLASS manufacturer Beatson Clark has supplied the jars for a new Passionfruit Curd launched by award-winning niche food producer Darlington & Daughters. Described as “a...

News in brief

• CLONDALKIN Group company Wentus won a notable printing award at the Proflex Industry Standards Conference in Germany. Wentus secured the DFTA AWARD 2012 for...

Dynamic tomatoes

AN award-winning horticulture business has purchased Eurokett Matrix labelling equipment from Advanced Dynamics Ltd for its production site in Norfolk. King’s Lynn-based Cornerways Nursery, part...

Scottish packaging star earns US stripes

AN ingenious Scots invention that warns when food or other products are about to expire has secured a major investment that could propel the...

New company labels BioCity a smart move

A NEW Scottish company specializing in smart packaging and sensor labels is targeting rapid growth after setting up home at a high tech facility...

Reaping the rewards of slick online portal

INVESTMENT in an online reprographics service has helped an Edinburgh packaging and pre-media graphics studio streamline its production process. Steven Barron and Fraser Macdonald, directors...

Bright outlook for Lanarkshire label specialist

THE wider economic picture may be shrouded in gloom but there are still rainbows breaking through the clouds, writes Graham Mann. One notable example is...
Kate Moloney, Miss UK Green Queen, presents the award to O-I’s Colin Mason (left) and Scott Gibb and the Edrington Group’s Mike Rose (right).

Green apple of O-I

THE Alloa operation of glass manufacturer O-I and drinks firm and The Edrington Group were among several Scottish organisations rewarded for notable environmental...
ONE of Europe’s leading producers of export crates and bespoke packaging has adopted Norbord’s Sterling OSB as one of its main raw materials.

Sterling job for Norbord

ONE of Europe’s leading producers of export crates and bespoke packaging has adopted Norbord’s Sterling OSB as one of its main raw materials. Fürstenberg Holz,...