| Business function | GEA Group | Düsseldorf | Germany
GEA’s CEO will not renew his contract enabling the next generation of leadership
Today, the long-standing CEO of GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft, Jürg Oleas (60), has informed the Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Dr. Helmut Perlet, that he is not seeking to extend his term of office beyond December 31, 2019. Furthermore, Jürg Oleas also suggested to leave from the Executive Board...
| Management | The Coca-Cola Company | Toronto | Canada
The Coca-Cola Company announces Letter of Intent for refranchising of Canadian Bottling Operations
- Larry Tanenbaum and Junior Bridgeman to form Canadian Joint Venture to acquire Coca-Cola Refreshments Canada
- Final non-binding agreement will complete refranchising of company-owned bottling operations in North America
| Management | GEA Group | Düsseldorf | Germany
GEA renews Executive Board mandates of Steffen Bersch and Niels Erik Olsen
The Supervisory Board of GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft extended the terms of office of Steffen Bersch (48) and Niels Erik Olsen (51) as members of the company’s Executive Board, scheduled to end on December 31, 2018, by a further three years until December 31, 2021.
| Business function | CCL Industries, Inc. | Toronto | Canada
CCL Industries signs agreement to acquire Treofan Americas
CCL Industries Inc. (“the Company”) announced today that it has signed a binding agreement to acquire Treofan America Inc. and Trespaphan Mexico Holdings GmbH from their ultimate parent, M&C S.p.A., an Italian public company listed on the Milan stock exchange. The entities to be acquired represent...
| Management | Müller UK & Ireland | United Kingdom
Müller to drive down plastic use by acquiring milk packaging capabilities
Müller, Britain’s biggest producer of fresh milk, butter, cream, yogurt and desserts, has confirmed its intention to acquire the capability to manufacture its own fresh milk packaging in the UK.
| Management | Evonik | Essen | Germany
Evonik invests in Velox, a direct-to-shape digital printing developer in Israel
- The new digital printing technology from Velox allows manufacturers to print photo-quality images and embellishments directly onto cylindrical metal, plastic, or glass packaging
- Mass-production flexibility is Velox’s trump card — the printing process allows high-volume quantities decoration at...
| Management | Starlinger | Vienna | Austria
Starlinger: Admission to the World Market Leader Index of the University of St. Gallen
Who is really a hidden champion or world market leader? This question is answered by the World Market Leader Index of the University of St. Gallen, which lists companies from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland who are the best suppliers in a particular field.
| Business function | Multi-Color Corporation | Cincinnati | United States
Multi-Color Corporation and Talkin’ Things establish a strategic partnership to offer connected products
Multi-Color Corporation, a global leader in premium label solutions announces a strategic partnership with Talkin’ Things, a smart packaging system. This system enables brands to communicate with consumers, protect against counterfeiting, track products throughout the supply chain, and much more!
| Management | Holland Colours | Apeldoorn | Netherlands
New CEO Holland Colours
Mr. Coenraad Vinke (54) has been nominated as the new CEO for Holland Colours, producer of color concentrates for the polymer industry. He will join the company on the 1st of May. He will succeed Rob Harmsen, who has been in charge since January 2012. Coen Vinke will be officially appointed by the...
| America | Corvaglia Group | Atlanta, GA | United States
corvaglia group announces U.S. expansion in Georgia
Today, Switzerland based corvaglia group announced plans to build a new manufacturing facility in Newnan, Georgia. The company provides plastic cap and closure technology solutions to the beverage industry around the world. The new U.S. production facility will compliment corvaglia’s existing...
| Management | Sesotec | Schönberg | Germany
New CEO at Sesotec
Marc Setzen is CEO successor of Xaver Auer who will leave Sesotec at his own request.
| Management | Klöckner Pentaplast | Montabaur | Germany
Klöckner Pentaplast announces major Pharma capacity expansion in Switzerland to support growing EMEA & Asian markets
Klöckner Pentaplast’s Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Films Division (kp Pharma) announces a 5 million Euro investment in their Bern, Switzerland facility. kp will expand capacity at its Swiss facility by 30% to address ever-changing market needs in EMEA and support expansion into Asia.
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