Further to the full approval of the Turkish competition authority Huhtamaki has completed the acquisition of Elif Holding
With this acquisition, Huhtamaki reinforces its position as a leading flexible packaging company in emerging markets and strengthens its existing flexible packaging business in attractive consumer product categories.  
 
The net sales of the acquired business were...
Jujo Thermal has launched ShieldPlus recyclable fiber-based barrier material aimed at flexible packaging
The company claims that ShieldPlus has excellent barrier properties to protect the contents and to maintain their quality.   
 
With its new barrier material, Jujo Thermal enters flexible packaging materials segment. The grades are based on the ShieldPlus technology...
The Netpack operators working on the company's new Nilpeter FA-Line have really appreciated the reduction of moving parts, and all the lightweight components.

Netpack was founded in the late 1980’s and specializes in the production of flexible packaging in net and film. The entire production is carried out in-house; from graphic design and printing plates, to processing of raw materials, printing, and lamination. The company strives to provide eye-...

L&L spoke to Matt Bennett, global vice president for business strategy at Fujifilm North America, about why he’s taking part in the upcoming Label Congress 2021, and why flexible packaging is one key trend to watch

L&L: Why have you decided to take part in this year’s Label Congress 2021 conference in Chicago?

Matt Bennett (MB): Well, for us it‘s an exciting time to be here as we'll be announcing our entrance into the digital market with a new game-changing...

Labelisten has invested in an HP Indigo 25K Digital Pouch Factory

Based in Marktredwitz, Germany, Labelisten is a digital label converter specializing in short runs and customization. Since its inception in 2003, the company has had sustainability at the forefront of its business operations.  

Labelisten boasts a broad customer base, primarily...

K-1’s Landa S10 press, one of the first Landa presses in the US

With nanography, ink is printed onto a conveyer belt style blanket and forms a dry film that is then transferred onto any type of paper with crisp clarity. According to Benny Landa, that is the key distinction that sets apart nanoprinting as a method.

‘The fundamental difference between...

ePac Flexible Packaging has launched in Australia, with its first manufacturing facility opening in Melbourne in the fourth quarter of 2021

Built entirely on digital printing technology, ePac serves local brands of all sizes, with a particular focus on small and medium-sized businesses producing snacks, confections, coffee, natural and organic foods, pet food, and nutritional supplements. It offers a 5-15 business day lead time and...

Constantia Flexibles has achieved up to 80 percent recycled content in a PE film using EcoLam laminates’ waste

In 2019, Constantia’s EcoLamHighPlus became the first high-barrier laminate to be tested by the RecyClass Initiative of European Plastics Recyclers for its recyclability in the existing LDPE (low-density polyethylene) recycling stream. It was successfully proven that polyethylene laminates with...

Uruguayan flexible packaging specialist Strong has acquired a Comexi S1 DT slitter to automate more production processes at its Montevideo facility

Strong is an Uruguayan family business that belongs to the Macció Group. The company has over 40 years of experience in producing all types of flexible packaging at its 15,000 sqm facility in Montevideo. 

‘As a result of high productivity, we acquired this slitter, a machine that will...

Huhtamaki has entered into an agreement to acquire Elif Holding
In line with Huhtamaki’s 2030 growth strategy, the acquisition adds scale in strategic geographies and supports Huhtamaki’s progress towards reaching its sustainability ambitions. The acquisition also expands Huhtamaki’s technology capabilities and product range.  
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