A poor performance from one of its US subsidiaries dragged down
first-quarter profits at Jefferson Smurfit, the Irish paper and
packaging business at the centre of a bid from a US private equity
Amcor, the fast-growing Australian packaging group, has confirmed
that it is to buy most of the assets of Schmalbach-Lubeca, its
German rival, in a $1.56 billion (€1.7bn) deal that will more than
double its sales, making it one of...
Science Network is set to supply to countries and developing
regions with the technology and the necessary support for the
production-in-deries of mini-plants in mobile containers that can
be used for the production of food.
DT Industries, a US-based engineering-driven designer, manufacturer
and integrator of automation systems and related equipment used to
package food, has reported a net loss of $12.8 million (€14million)
for the three months ended...
Filipino food processors are calling for a summit meeting on food
quality so its industry and government can develop "offensives" to
counter the rising protectionism in the form of non-tariff barriers
to trade being erected...
The European food packaging industry has turned its eyes on the UK
to determine what moves its Government will take with regards the
classification of packaging release liners - a ruling that will
eventually clarify future EU waste...