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Pactiv expanding in North Carolina


March 5, 2015 4:18 pm ET

Pactiv LLC is spending more than $24 million on an expansion project in North Carolina that will create 59 new jobs.

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VisiPak adds to customer mix, product offerings with Tulox acquisition


March 5, 2015 2:19 pm ET

VisiPak has acquired Tulox Plastics Corp., a maker of clear plastic packaging.

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PET makes it possible to have your beer and be sustainable too


March 5, 2015 10:45 am ET

PET could replace stainless steel beer kegs in a material swap product developers say will be more environmentally friendly and cost effective for the beer industry.

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Shepherd named Thermoformer of the Year


March 4, 2015 11:32 am ET

Barry Shepherd, of Shepherd Thermoforming and Packaging Inc., is the newest Thermoformer of the Year.

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Clear Lam settles Doritos lawsuit


March 3, 2015 4:06 pm ET

Clear Lam Packaging Inc. has settled a months-old lawsuit against Frito-Lay Inc. alleging “breach of contract, false advertising, and misappropriate of trade secrets” regarding its PrimaPak technology.

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Coveris sees 'common culture' form after mergers, acquisitions


March 3, 2015 11:37 am ET

Coveris Holdings Corp. is a mega-rollup in packaging, a major international player, said Robert Larson, president of Coveris' Food and Consumer North American business unit.

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Study: LLDPE to grow steadily


March 3, 2015 11:23 am ET

Research group Ceresana says linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE) is expected to grow steadily through 2021.

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P&G adding label to help guide consumers in recycling


March 2, 2015 3:29 pm ET

Procter & Gamble Co. will help prompt consumers to recycle rigid packaging by joining the Sustainable Packaging Coalition's How2Recycle Label program.

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Michigan thermoformer moving into larger location


February 25, 2015 4:04 pm ET

Thermoformer Display Pack Inc. has purchased a large manufacturing building in Cedar Springs, Mich.

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Tekni-Plex buying Galazzi pharmaceutical film and tape units


February 25, 2015 3:13 pm ET

Italy's Tekni-Plex Europe NV, a subsidiary of U.S.-based Tekni-Plex Inc., has announced that its plan to acquire Gallazzi SpA's Italian-based pharmaceutical blister film and adhesive tape substrate film businesses has been approved by Italian...

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