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Cloud rides the building wave in water soluble packaging


February 5, 2015 11:18 am ET

Life, to say the least, has been a little busy at Cloud Packaging Equipment LLC these past few years or so.

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Schweiter buys sheet maker Polycasa


February 4, 2015 9:44 am ET

Plastic sheet manufacturer Polycasa NV has been sold to Schweiter Technologies AG for 120 million euros ($137.2 million), the Aventas Group has announced.

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Evonik invests in nanophotonics specialist Nanocomp Oy


February 3, 2015 10:27 am ET

German chemical company Evonik Industries AG has announced that it has invested in Finnish nanophotonics company Nanocomp Oy Ltd. and now holds a minority share in the company. The investment was made as part of an investment syndicate with Finnvera ...

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Teknor Apex and Arkema work together on house wrap films


February 2, 2015 4:10 pm ET

LAS VEGAS — Custom compounder Teknor Apex Co. is joining forces with chemical producer Arkema Inc. to broaden the range of breathable films used as house wraps.

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Profit dips at Bemis Co. Inc.


January 29, 2015 2:04 pm ET

Profit dipped for Bemis Co. Inc. for all of 2014, but were up during the fourth quarter in what the company's leader called a “pivotal year.”

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MonoSol optimistic it can reach new markets with water soluble films


January 26, 2015 4:46 pm ET

MonoSol LLC — riding a wave of growth spurred on by the rapid adoption of water soluble detergent packets in recent years — is looking to the future for its next big hit.

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W&H buys bigger stake in BSW


January 23, 2015 10:43 am ET

Windmoeller & Hoelscher KG will get more involved in flexible packaging machinery through its bigger stake in machinery maker BSW Machinery Handels-GmbH.

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Next Generation Films investing $30 million in Ohio expansion


January 20, 2015 4:44 pm ET

Next Generation Films Inc. is betting $30 million on growth in specialty films.

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Teijin to close Japan film plant as part of broader restructuring


January 16, 2015 2:02 pm ET

An increasingly competitive polyester films market is prompting Teijin DuPont Films Japan Ltd. to close its Gifu, Japan, manufacturing facility, Tokyo-based Teijin announced Jan. 15.

Insurance lawsuit for Nevada film converter heads back to court


January 16, 2015 10:23 am ET

The Nevada Supreme Court has remanded an insurance-claim case involving an extruder-printer-converter back to the Clark County District Court for a new trial.

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