The European Commission has cleared a flexible packaging joint
venture between Danapac, a Danish manufacturer of packaging
products for the food industry, and Teich of Austria which also
makes flexible packaging products.
The European food and drink industry has warned against a broad
revision and unrealistic recycling targets for the recycling of
packaging in a recently published report from the Confederation of
the Food and Drink Industries of the...
Sales at Hero, the Swiss consumer foods and baking aids group,
increased by more than 10 per cent in the first half of the year,
helped by the acquisition of a majority stake in the German
business of Schwartau in April.
The World Packaging Organisation (WPO) has selected China as the
host for the World Packaging Congress in 2006, officials announced
on Saturday in Beijing. This will be the first time that the
country hosts such a large international...
The EU Commissioner for Health and Consumer Protection has said
that new regulations for food safety will simplify the current
regulations. However, warnings have been made that the new
regulations could have a damaging effect on...
Tetra Laval, the packaging company, has accused the European
competition watchdog of using a "flawed" theory and ignoring
crucial evidence in last year's decision to block its €1.7 billion
takeover of French rival Sidel.