Packaging & Packing Materials, Containers

Toyo Printing Inks Manisa plant. Photo: Toyo Ink.

Toyo Ink Group to expand in Africa

By Jenny Eagle

Toyo Ink Group has announced plans to open a sales subsidiary in Casablanca, Morocco, to expand across the African continent.

Flat Wine Bottle by Delivering Happiness. Photo: Dow.

Dow opens entries for its 2019 Packaging Innovation Awards

By Jenny Eagle

From a Flat Wine Bottle, to Mix On Command (MOC) Shaker Bag, PaperBoat Thandai Retortable Profile Pouch and KitKat Celebreak box; Dow is on the hunt for this year’s breakthrough designs for its Packaging Innovation Awards 2019.

Bühler joins Future Food Initiative. Pic: Bühler

Givaudan, Nestlé and Bühler join Future Food Initiative

By Jenny Eagle

The Swiss federal institutes of technology ETH Zürich and EPFL (Ecole polytechnique féderale de Lausanne) have launched Future Food – A Swiss Research Initiative (“Future Food Initiative”) with Givaudan, Nestlé and Bühler.

Treofan to close Battipaglia plant. Photo: facebook Nicola Acunz

Treofan to close Italian plant

By Jenny Eagle

Treofan, which makes BOPP film for chocolate and biscuits, among others, is closing its Italian plant in Battipaglia.