With in-mold labels, there’s no trade-off between recyclability and shelf appeal, says Nico van deWalle, product and circular economy manager at MCCVerstraete

Setting business goals that have sustainability at their core is increasingly becoming the norm across most industry sectors, and MCC Verstraete is no exception. As we strive to enhance our position as a responsible leader and pioneer in the rigid packaging market, we are continually facing new...

With perspectives from speakers across the industry, from supplier to converter to the associations, the ongoing materials shortages and the Finnish Paperworkers’ Union strike were talking points throughout the Forum.

‘Since Europe is, at the moment, in the spotlight, I would characterize...

Alastair Hanlon, chief commercial officer at PragmatIC Semiconductor

This often-referenced statistic from a 2011 Food and Agricultural Organization report rang alarm bells when it was published, but the situation has become even worse over the last decade. A recent World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) report estimates that 1.2 billion tonnes of food produced globally...

mni Systems, based in Mayfield Heights, Ohio, has announced that Mike Murton will take over the role of president and chief operating officer upon the June 30 retirement of current President and COO Andy Macek. OMNI Systems is the largest privately-owned label converter in the United States.

Murton joined Omni Systems in 2019 as general manager and took on an expanded role of director of sales and operations in early 2022. Prior to that, he served in a variety of leadership roles across different functional areas including operations, supply chain and procurement at Swagelok, a...

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