- Expansion & Growth
- Branding & Retail
SOUTHEAST ASIA – Efacec recently sealed three exclusive partnerships that will expand the company’s presence within Southeast Asia.
VIETNAM/INDIA – Plastic manufacturers in India are looking for opportunities to increase their market fast-growing Vietnam, according to the Plastics Export Council of India (PLEXCONCIL).
GLOBAL - Husky Injection Molding Systems has appointed Gerardo Chiaia for the new role of President of Global Beverage Packaging.
SWEDEN – To meet new demands from industry, Flint Group has introduced a new range of UV flexo inks tailored for food labels and short run packaging applications.
CHINA - Sumitomo (SHI) Demag has officially opened its new Demag Plastics Machinery facility in Ningbo/China.
GLOBAL - BASF intends to consolidate all of its pigments activities into a new global business unit (GBU) effective January 2016. Following that, BASF intends to carve out its pigments business and establish separate legal entities in the second half…
SINGAPORE – The Singapore government will conduct a public consultation with relevant stakeholders at the end of 2015 to determine whether it should implement a new regulation for plain cigarette packaging.
US – Liquid Light, which develops and licenses process technology to make major chemicals from low-cost, globally-abundant carbon dioxide, has signed a technology development agreement with The Coca-Cola Company that targets further and faster development of the latter’s PlantBottle packaging…
CHINA – Xerium Technologies Inc has completed the US$60 million restructuring of its Chinese business, which includes the construction and revamp of two plants, new headquarters shift, and a new supply chain; enhancing its ability to locally serve customers in…
INDIA – Wal-Mart plans to open its first new Best Price Modern Wholesale store in India since 2012, as part of a plan to expand from 20 stores to 70 by 2020.
GLOBAL - Crown Holdings Inc has announced the appointment of Timothy J. Donahue as its new President and CEO effective 1 January 2016.
US – An innovative new cap for Nestlé’s Coffee-mate 2GO is helping to satisfy the lifestyle expectations of “on-the-go” coffee drinkers in North America.