Packaging News

Starting a digital transformation journey

Technology has been at the heart of Quadpack’s global expansion. In recent years, organic and inorganic growth posed many challenges for processes, data and system harmonisation throughout the business, so the organisation has opted for a bold digital transformation strategy that will support its future evolution: Quadpack Connect.

Plasgad to reveal new innovative and reusable packaging solutions at Modex 2020 exhibition
In early March Plasgad will join approximately 900 exhibitors at the Modex exhibition in Atlanta, where it will present its advanced packaging, storage and transport solutions. Visitors to the Plasgad booth (Packaging & Logistics Hall, Booth 6076) will be able to experience first-hand the company’s range of innovative solutions, as well as receive expert guidance from the Plasgad team.
Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna 2020 rescheduled for June
BolognaFiere Cosmoprof SpA, organizer of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna, has officially announced that the 2020 edition will be postponed from 11 till 15 June 2020. "The latest news concerning Novel Corona Virus in Italy have forced us to review our positions”, said Gianpiero Calzolari, President of BolognaFiere.
Giflor's 100% PCR closures
Giflor’s environmentally conscious Post Consumer Resin collection revolves around the use of “recycled” materials. This highly innovative and eco-friendly PCR closure collection responds to the growing demand for a circular economy and helps brands improve their sustainability credentials with 100% green packaging solutions.
ISHIDA leaves no stone unturned in coffee bean quality

Ishida’s advanced x-ray technology has enabled one of Slovakia’s leading tea and coffee suppliers to further enhance its quality and safety standards for the introduction of retail packs of roasted coffee beans. Since the installation of the Ishida IX-EN-2493 at Baliarne obchodu, a.s. Poprad, the company says that consumer complaints resulting from stones in the beans have been eliminated.

CPhI South East Asia rescheduled for July 2020

CPhI South East Asia – organised by Informa Markets – has been rescheduled for the newly confirmed date of 1-3 July, 2020 at the IMPACT in Muang Thong Thani, Thailand. The move from the original March 4-6 date was taken after careful consideration and consultation with local government and authorities, and advice from the World Health Organisation (WHO) in regard to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Preco realizes design inspirations for a unique appearance
Preco Corporation
Whether its an animal print, tortoise shell, pink coral, leather or a botanical look, Preco helps to realize designers' inspiration and imagination on heat transfer foil. By combining various printing techniques, Preco’s heat transfer foil gives packaging a unique appearance featuring a high quality animal theme image or nature inspired motif.
Environmentally responsible wine bottle options
As a major provider of bottles to the wine industry, our long-term objective is to create effective packaging while reducing its environmental impact and ecological footprint. Some packages reduce overall environmental impact by using 50% recycled materials. Others reduce CO2 emissions by 19% to 29% compared to a standard 20-ounce wine bottle.
PCHi 2020: Revised show dates announced
Reed Exhibitions
Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions (RSE), organizer of the Personal Care and Homecare Ingredients (PCHi) trade show, today announced PCHi 2020 will be rescheduled for 2-4 June 2020 at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center (SWECC). This decision to postpone the show was made in the interest of the health and safety of exhibitors and visitors due to the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak, and after extensive consultation with relevant government authorities.
Virospack's new Duomix Twist & Shake

Virospack presents a new powder-dispensing system for two-component extemporary products. It's a new proposal in packaging for mixing powder with liquid formulas or liquid with liquid, with a novel design and a greater capacity.