Exploring the: Packaging Zone
341 Results for: ArticleSort by:
Former Has a Full-Blown Focus on Sustainability
Shepherd Thermoforming’s operation has spared millions of PET bottles from death by landfill. It also has taken steps to slash its own energy and water consumption.
Prices Up for All Commodity Resins, Including ABS, PC, Nylons 6, 66
Reversal of some factors driving prices up could change the trajectory in the second or third quarter.
Mid South Extrusion Upgrades Film Capabilities
Film processor adds new Davis-Standard 6-in. extruder and makes a variety of other line upgrades.
New Research Reaffirms FDA Guidelines for Virgin PET Cap as Barrier
￼Study refutes previous research that raised doubts over V-PET’s effectiveness as a functional barrier layer when coextruded with R-PET.
Global Packaging Giant Sets Sights on U.S.
Well established in other parts of the world, Greiner Packaging is bringing its wide array of food-packaging technologies to the U.S. market.
Sidel Opens Cap Molding Plant in Arizona
PET blow molding machinery producer gains cap-molding division.
Engel Hosts Technology Symposium, Updates Global Expansion News
At a packaging and medical themed technology symposium at its technical center in California, the Austrian maker of molding machines and automation discussed global investments in its business.
North American Plastics Machinery Shipments Contract Once Again
Compared to the final quarter of 2015, North American shipments of plastics machinery were 7.4% lower.
Three-Pronged Growth Strategy In U.S., China & Mexico
Diversified molder pursues growth on two continents in medical, packaging, and large parts.
Concurrent Events at Chinaplas 2017 Focus on Industry 4.0, Design and Medical Plastics
Chinaplas 2017 (May 16-19, China Import and Export Fair Complex, Pazhou, Guangzhou) will once again host three concurrent conferences along with its massive exhibition.