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RKW buys Hyplast, folds into RKW Agri


April 15, 2014 11:13 am ET

RKW SE, a Germany-based films and flexible packaging group, has announced it has acquired Belgium's Hyplast NV.

Integra Plastics looking to expand again


April 11, 2014 1:38 pm ET

Integra Plastics Inc. is again looking for space and is planning to put up a new building near its current facility.

Former ExxonMobil BOPP equipment headed to auction


April 11, 2014 12:47 pm ET

Biaxially oriented polypropylene film equipment in Belleville, Ontario, formerly run by ExxonMobil Chemical Co. will be auctioned May 1.

Pregis adding converting line in Indiana for its protective film


April 10, 2014 1:33 pm ET

Pregis Corp. is planning what the company calls a “multimillion dollar investment” at its Plymouth, Ind., manufacturing site.

Taghleef buys Spanish BOPP film company


April 10, 2014 9:21 am ET

Taghleef Industries Group has agreed to buy Derprosa Film, based in Spain, which will add to Taghleef's growing capacity for production of biaxially orientated polypropylene (BOPP) film.

Petoskey Plastics expanding in Indiana


April 9, 2014 4:55 pm ET

Increasing demand for recycled-content products is fueling Petoskey Plastics Inc.'s push to continue growing.

RKW to enter the Chinese market


April 9, 2014 1:45 pm ET

Film and flexible packaging group RKW SE is planning to open its first business unit in China at the end of 2014, signalling its entry into the Chinese market.

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Capri Sun going clear to reassure buyers


April 9, 2014 2:00 pm ET

Capri Sun is embracing transparency — literally and figuratively.

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Post-consumer film recycling up 1 percent in 2012


April 3, 2014 4:59 pm ET

New word from the Plastics Division of the American Chemistry Council puts recycling of post-consumer film packaging at 1.02 billion pounds in 2012, a hike of 56 percent since 2005, but just 1 percent over 2011, the trade group said.

Simona buys Boltaron, expands North America presence


April 1, 2014 4:08 pm ET

Simona AG plans to expand its specialty sheet business by acquiring Boltaron Performance Products LLC, its second sheet acquisition in recent months.

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