- Expansion & Growth
- Branding & Retail
SWEDEN - Iggesund has a tradition of using its Christmas card as an ambassador for paperboard as a material and to display various printing techniques. The 2014 card takes its recipients on a journey from a forest setting to the city of Stockholm profiled against a sky gleaming with the...Read more
INDIA – BASF has started construction on a new Innovation Campus in Navi Mumbai, India, as part of its strategy to expand its R&D presence in Asia Pacific.
INDONESIA – The Coca-Cola Company (TCC) is acquiring a 29.4% stake in Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA)’s Indonesian subsidiary for US$500 million.
JAPAN - Toshiba Tec has developed a new robust and compact label printer, the B-FV4 series, which the Japanese company says offers the best value in affordable, powerful label printing solution.
CHINA – Norwegian printed electronics and smart systems company Thin Film Electronics ASA has signed a distribution agreement with Taiwanese packaging and label converter CymMetrik for the Asian markets.
INDONESIA - The food industry and chemical and pharmaceutical industry in Indonesia received some of the largest domestic and foreign investments for the first three quarters of this year.
MALAYSIA – UPM Raflatac has introduced an extensive range of self-adhesive label stock across Malaysia, to help label converters and brand owners’ business needs.
CHINA – In May 2014, Bosch Packaging Technology announced its new technical training program, Bosch Packaging Academy, with centres set up in different locations across the globe, one of them being China. Trainer Peng Jingan talks about the rising demand…
THAILAND – The Natural Resources and Environment Ministry has pledged to eradicate 11 million tonnes of garbage in six provinces under a pilot project it launched in August 2014. Nationwide, it wants to be able to manage at least 80%…
PHILIPPINES – Domestic sugar giant Central Azucarera de la Carlota (CAC) is exploring possibilities of producing bioplastics from sugarcane.
NEW ZEALAND – Chinese dairy giant Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Co Ltd intends to invest US$310.03 million (NZ$400 million) in four processing and packaging projects in New Zealand.
INDONESIA – The growing middle-class in Indonesia, coupled with its new government’s efforts to boost growth, is expected to bolster the country’s demand for petrochemicals, in particular polyolefins.
LUXEMBOURG - Ardagh Group has introduced a unique automatic closing and opening innovation for 10-30 litre pails for the paint and chemical industries.