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Electric injection moulding machines

Sumitomo: Europe should wake up to energy savings

By Rachel Arthur

Electric injection moulding machines can combat rising energy costs for packaging manufacturers, but Europe lags behind countries such as Japan, according to Sumitomo (SHI) Demag. 

Mivisa makes tinplate food cans.

Crown to install an additional production line at Vigo

Crown Holdings to go ahead with Mivisa acquisition

By Jenny Eagle

The European Commission has approved Crown Holdings acquisition of Mivisa, in Spain, as long as the company meets certain criteria regarding its competitors.

Australia's Federal Treasurer Joe Hockey said the acquisition is not in the interest of the country at this time

Australia blocks ADM’s GrainCorp takeover

By Kacey Culliney

Australia has blocked Archer Daniel Midland’s (ADM) A$3.4bn ($3.09bn) takeover of GrainCorp, claiming it would not be in the interest of the country.

Johnson: 'We intend to expand production'

Cake manufacturer pumps millions into production

By Rod Addy

Bright Blue Foods, formerly McCambridge Foods’ cake business, is investing millions in its facilities in Poland and Blackburn, having secured new funding and renamed itself, according to ceo Andrew Johnson.

Kellogg says its Project K efficiency programme isn't a

Kellogg's "difficult" cut-backs

Project K: Kellogg chomps 7% of global workforce

By Annie-Rose Harrison-Dunn

Kellogg Company will axe 7% - 2000+ staff - of its workforce by the end of 2017 as part of a four year efficiency program designed to drive growth.