29. July 2016 | Economy

More packaging at Siegwerk

Printing ink provider Siegwerk (Siegburg, Germany) has invested significantly in the expansion of its water-based ink business. These activities are part of a range of some strategic investments and disinvestments to enhance the group's product and service offering for more

28. July 2016 | Economy

Schur Flexibles has got new owners

The shares in Schur Flexibles Group held by Capiton, Schur International and the management team were sold to private equity firm Lindsay Goldberg. As part of the share sale signed now, the shareholders have more

27. July 2016 | Events

Cibus Tec aims for new records

Three months before it opens, Cibus Tec 2016 reportedly can lay claim to being the Italian benchmark for the food processing industry. 95% of the 2014 exhibitors are said to have confirmed their attendance, along with 200 new exhibitors, and an expansion of more

27. July 2016 | Economy

B+K: Record sales & investments

In 2015, packaging and film specialist Bischof + Klein (Lengerich, Germany) increased its sales by around 4% to 554 million euros. At 43 million euros, investments also reached record levels, according to the company. The number of more

27. July 2016 | Economy

Brexit: Bosch waits & sees

When asked by VR about the potential effects on an international packaging machinery and solutions provider, Bosch Packaging Technology (Waiblingen, Germany) referred to a statement from the group in early July more

27. July 2016 | Economy

Copycat failed

In its decision of 14 June 2016, the OLG Nürnberg, Germany (Higher Regional Court) decided that the drinking pouch that a foreign company, which was taken to court over this, presented at a trade fair, is so similar to the Capri-Sonne Trinkpack that i more

27. July 2016 | Events

InterSupply: tobacco with paper

The InterSupply trade fair for the production of tobacco products is held for the second time on the grounds of Messe Westfalenhallen Dortmund, Germany, from 16 to 18 September 2016. As in the previous year, it is held concurrently with more

22. July 2016 | Economy

Krones grew as forecast

Krones wächst geplant Krones (Neutraubling, Germany) grew as forecast in the first half of 2016 despite mounting economic uncertainties. In the period from January to June 2016, revenue grew 3.8% to 1,560.3 million euros, according to the group. The company’s growth in the Middle more

20. July 2016 | Products | Innovation

Now on the inside too: Organic ink

Epple Druckfarben based in Neusäß, Germany, announced it is launching the world's first ink for printing on the inside of packaging that should not raise concerns about migration. "BoFood Organic" is 100% food component-based and will thus more

20. July 2016 | Economy

Kiefel boosts packaging

Wachstumsstrategie der Brückner-Gruppe steht auf mehreren Beinen Kiefel GmbH has invested about 2.8 million euros into a new logistics hall at its headquarters in Freilassing, Germany. From this site near the Austrian border, the company exports its more

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