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Mid South expanding in Louisiana


February 5, 2014 12:35 pm ET

Mid South Extrusion Inc. is spending $4 million to expand its Monroe, La., film plant, with its ninth extrusion line expected to start running in August.

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Next Generation adding more film lines in Ohio


February 4, 2014 11:37 am ET

Next Generation Films Inc. is adding three new blown film lines and expanding a plant it opened last summer, the sixth at its Lexington, Ohio, campus.

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BJK adds new five-layer film line


January 21, 2014 3:44 pm ET

BJK Flexible Packaging plans to enter new film markets with the help of a recently acquired blown film line.

Food-contact rules diverging globally


November 19, 2013 1:30 pm ET

ATLANTA — The world is moving away from harmonized global standards for food-contact packaging, according to Jeffrey Keithline, a lawyer at Keller and Heckman LLC of Washington.

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Boots recalls experience, innovations


November 19, 2013 1:24 pm ET

ATLANTA — Ira Boots, who became chairman of U.S.-based machinery manufacturer Milacron LLC last year, after building Berry Plastics Corp. into a $4 billion packaging giant, said a well-thought-out strategy and an aggressive playbook are more...

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SPE blow molders give first parts awards


November 19, 2013 12:16 pm ET

ATLANTA — Two examples of packaging innovations won awards at the first-ever parts competition at the Society of Plastics Engineers Annual Blow Molding Conference.

Emerald Packaging adding pouch making and digital printing


November 13, 2013 5:54 pm ET

Flexible packaging manufacturer Emerald Packaging Inc. is embarked on a $13-million expansion — its largest — in Union City, Calif.

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