GPack acquires Fougères-based Alliora Coffrets

GPack has signed an agreement with Oaktree Capital Management LP to acquire Alliora Coffrets, based in Fougères, France. The acquisition is part of GPack Group’s ongoing development strategy centered on expanding throughout Europe.

Belleza Y Salud

At Bogotà, from 27 to 29 September, the 16th edition of the main beauty sector show for South-America was held, that saw Bologna Fiere Cosmoprof in the role of international sales agent in support of Corferias.

Luxe Pack

30 editions of luxury and success 470 selected exhibitors, of which over 60 new; 9,200 qualified visitors (+ 9% over 2016) with a record attendance at conferences as well.

Packaging Première

15 - 18 May 2018, MiCo - Milano Congressi

Flexible packaging in the liquid society

Will packaging be able to adapt to the new models of consumption and the new modes of distribution of consumer goods? There are those that are betting on it, bolstered by technological competencies as well as market expertise built up over the years, that support the ability (and the curiosity) to take a serious look at the world of tomorrow. Impressions and facts from the 32nd Giflex Autumn Congress.

Capsules: an intelligent mix of technology & design

Long committed to finding new materials and developing innovative solutions, enoplastic anticipates market demand and reaffirms its status as a high profile producer of safety seals for bottling, with the utmost in sustainability and style.

Once again, “Best Bottle in PET”

Great success at Drinktec for PET Engineering of Treviso, specialized in the design and industrialization of food and beverage packaging.

Notes on market performance and packaging mix

Liquid food

Elesa “clads” the Elektra coffee machines for Vergnano Coffee Shops 1882

The knobs that regulate the steam and hot water and the handles of the Elesa SpA simil briar root filter holders stand out against the chrome plated steel of the impressive coffee machines produced by Elektra: a winning combination that characterizes the Coffee Shop 1882 design, a project of excellence to help spread the authentic Italian espresso throughout the world, promoted by Caffè Vergnano.

A “Hackathon” for innovating paper

Last 24 October the Mondi group (integrated producer of cellulose materials and packaging) welcomed 50 Phd students and researchers from 20 European Universities and higher education institutes for a first “Mondi Speed Data Hackathon”, challenging them to explore the reality of big data and draw up innovative concepts, capable of furthering the progress of the paper industry.