APPE’s ThermaLite range.

Firm to invest in capacity to meet anticipated increase in demand

APPE launches first trials of thermaLite round PET jars across Europe

By Jenny Eagle

APPE has expanded its product range launching five PET thermaLite round jars as a replacement for glass packaging, with trials with retailers and food producers across Europe this week.

 The Innoprint is designed for a capacity of 36,000 PET bottles per hour.

KHS digital printing for bottles

By Jenny EAGLE

KHS will demonstrate its Innoprint machine, which can print directly onto PET bottles instead of using labels, at Drinktec 2013.

Edible oil gets fresh closures courtesy of Bericap

Edible oil gets fresh closures courtesy of Bericap

By Rod Addy

Bericap is offering closures for bottles of edible oil, dressings and sauces, aimed at a range of firms, including smaller companies that may have problems switching to lightweight bottle necks.