Crown Cork & Seal has completed the sale of the metal closure
assets of its Danish subsidiary, Crown Cork Company Scandinavia, to
Pelliconi Scandinavia. The Danish business manufactures metal
closures for glass bottles to the...
Frozen Food Express Industries, the US-based temperature-controlled
distribution company which specialises in food products, health
care supplies and confectionery, has reported an increase in first
quarter results for 2002.
TrenStar has announced that it has concluded an agreement with
Scottish Courage Limited, part of Scottish & Newcastle plc and
one of the largest brewers in Europe, to acquire the beer keg fleet
of Scottish Courage (some 1.9 million...
Spending for packaging machinery in the United States is expected
to increase this year, but only by a modest 1.5 to 2.5 per cents,
according a study by the Packaging Machinery Manufacturers
US-based consumer goods giant P&G delivered double-digit volume
and core earnings per share growth for the January-March quarter,
ended 31 March, exceeding analysts' estimates. However, earnings in
the food and beverage segment,...
US company Ivex Packaging Corporation has reported that its sales
for the first quarter of this year have fallen from $159.5 million
(€176.5 million) to $140.2 million. However, net income for the
quarter increased to $5.8 million,...