- Expansion & Growth
- Branding & Retail
HONG KONG – The Hong Kong International Printing & Packaging Fair opened on 27 May 2015 at AsiaWorld-Expo with a large number of domestic and international buyers descending on the exhibition in search of packaging and printing solutions for their brands.Read more
HONG KONG – At the Hong Kong International Printing & Packaging Fair, Laser Art Studio Limited is showcasing complete solutions for brand protection, control and consumer interaction.
BANGLADESH – Thai packaging films producer Thai Film Industries Public Company Limited (TFI) is exploring the possibility of setting up a US$40 million films plant in Bangladesh.
CHINA - Wacker Chemie AG has inaugurated its new production plant for food-grade polyvinyl acetate (PVAc) solid resins at its Nanjing site in Jiangsu province, China.
GERMANY – KBA has introduced a new sheetfed offset press in medium format which delivers a slightly higher level of performance in terms of production.
INDONESIA – Mosca GmbH and Fuji Yusoki Kogyo Ltd have partnered in their efforts to grow market demand for fully automated processes in Indonesia.
CHINA – Domestic packaging printer Henan JinHong Printing Industry Co Ltd is planning to invest “millions of RMB” in production equipment to meet its goal of becoming a major player in China.
INDIA - Molson Coors Brewing Company has acquired Indian beer company Mount Shivalik Breweries Ltd (MSBL) through its wholly owned subsidiary, Coors Brewing Company d/b/a Molson Coors International (MCI).
SINGAPORE – Major domestic supermarket retailer NTUC FairPrice says it has saved more than 46.5 million plastic grocery bags since it launched its bring-your-own-bag initiative eight years ago.
JAPAN/TURKEY – Mitsui & Co Ltd is investing in Turkish packaging manufacturer Sarten Ambalaj Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S. with the acquisition of a 15% stake in family-owned Sarten.
CHINA – Pan-Asian retailer Dairy Farm International Holdings Limited has acquired a 19.99% stake in Yonghui Superstores Co Ltd, a Shanghai-listed hypermarket and supermarket operator based in Fuzhou, Fujian province, China.
FRANCE - Leading French ready meal producer Gendreau Group and its subsidiary VIF, has launched a range of high quality ‘country style’ ready meal recipes in a new thermoformed barrier plastic tray in the style of a casserole dish.
INDIA – Avery Dennison has expanded its pressure-sensitive adhesive materials operations in India with the addition of a third coating line at its Pune plant.