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Bemis Co. reports sales growth


April 24, 2015 9:57 am ET

Bemis Co. Inc., in what the company is describing as a strong quarter, saw consistent earnings from continuing operations.

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KHS cuts packaging with direct printing on PET bottles, adhesive multi-packs


April 23, 2015 1:39 pm ET

KHS GmbH has been pouring a lot of time into solving issues related to direct printing on PET bottles, and after eight years of work, everyone involved in the effort soon could be toasting to their success.

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MeadWestvaco joins the Recycling Partnership


April 23, 2015 11:19 am ET

MeadWestvaco Corp., a global packaging company with some operations in plastics, is joining the Recycling Partnership.

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Sidel, BMS reach agreement on spindle patent case


April 20, 2015 1:24 pm ET

Sidel Group and Blow Mold Services LLC have reached an agreement in Sidel's patent infringement lawsuit against BMS involving the spindle chain on a blow molding machine. Both sides are putting their own spin on the spindle story.

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Adidas phasing out plastic bag use


April 20, 2015 11:50 am ET

Sporting goods company Adidas AG is phasing out the use of plastic bags in its own retail stores as part of a larger effort raise awareness about ocean plastic pollution.

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IPL invests in new molding technology at New Brunswick plant


April 20, 2015 3:46 pm ET

IPL Inc. has invested C$2.04 million (US$1.63 million) to produce lighter weight, injection molded containers at its Edmundston, New Brunswick, operation.

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Sonoco sees first quarter sales climb in consumer packaging


April 20, 2015 1:07 pm ET

Sonoco Products Co. saw earnings jump on higher overall sales during the first quarter, including stronger results in the company's consumer packaging business, which includes a variety of plastic offerings.

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Greif special committee to study 'transformation initiative'


April 20, 2015 12:22 pm ET

Greif Inc., an industrial packaging company that includes plastic containers, is forming a special board committee to help with the company's transformation initiative.

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Colormasters' film investments add capacity and capability


April 17, 2015 11:35 am ET

Colormasters LLC continues to invest in new film and converting capacity to keep up with demand for its flexible packaging products.

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Thailand's Royal Group adding thermoforming plant in Indiana


April 17, 2015 11:17 am ET

Royal Interpack North America Inc. is spending $12 million to make recycle-content PET clamshell containers in Anderson, Ind.

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