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GLOBAL - Sidel has created a new services business unit that will focus on delivering greater value to beverage producers globally.
CHINA – Swedish hygiene and forest products company SCA is transferring its hygiene business in China to Vinda International Holdings Limited to make use of the latter’s extensive distribution network to meet the needs of the Mainland’s large population.
JAPAN – SATO Holdings Corporation has appointed Nobuo Miyagi as Head of the Business Development Office, taking overall responsibility for driving the company’s M&A strategy from planning, identification of opportunities, evaluation, negotiation, due diligence, execution, to management of post-acquisition integration…
THAILAND – Food packaging and processing solutions specialist tna has further expanded its operations in Asia with the opening of a new office in Bangkok, Thailand, as part of tna’s global expansion strategy.
MALAYSIA – SCGM Bhd is investing US$3.15 million (RM 10 million) in a new plastic cup manufacturing line to increase its production capacity by about 1.3 million units a day.
UK – Tesco plc is replacing CEO Philip Clarke with Dave Lewis, head of Unilever’s personal care business, effective 1 October 2014.
THAILAND – Cigarette packs in Thailand will have to be 85% covered with graphic health warnings by September 2014, in compliance with a new regulation issued by the Public Health Ministry.
INDIA - Manroland Sheetfed GmbH has established a subsidiary in India, with main office in New Delhi and local offices in Mumbai and Chennai.
SOUTH KOREA – The number of South Korean women who regularly consume alcohol has grown by more than 33% in just over a decade, according to the Korean Alcohol and Liquor Industry Association (Kalia).
GERMANY – Sanner GmbH has introduced a new packaging tube for effervescent tablets with in-mold labeling (IML) and a desiccant closure that offers customers a complete solution, protecting their contents perfectly against light and moisture.
SOUTH KOREA - About an hour outside central Seoul, past Gimpo Airport, the Korea Packaging Institute, part of the Korean Institute of Industrial Technology, houses KOPACK, the Korea Packaging Centre, occupying two complete floors of a building in the modern…
INDIA – AkzoNobel has opened a new manufacturing facility in India to produce coatings for metal packaging and flexible packaging.