| Business function | Petainer | London | United Kingdom
Petainer steps up its South American presence
Petainer, the global leader in one-way kegs, is partnering with BLUE PET in Brazil to start manufacturing petainerKeg™ – its global family of keg products which are increasingly being used by breweries for draught beer.
| Management | Piovan | S. Maria di Sala, VE | Italy
PLAST and IPACKIMA: Two concurrent events with the PIOVAN Group
This year two events coincide for the Piovan Group, which will be exhibiting at both Plast – stand B71-C72 – and Ipackima, stand A67-B64.
| Business function | Husky Injection Molding Systems | Bolton, ON | Canada
Husky announces organizational changes to align with market demands and consumer trends
Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics processing community, announced organizational changes to proactively realign its business to support customers in response to evolving market trends and changing consumer demands. Husky has taken the step of...
| Business function | REPI | Bangkok | Thailand
REPI incorporates new subsidiary in Thailand
REPI, a world leader in manufacturing of liquid colours and additives for plastics, is continuing its global expansion adding a new company in Thailand. This represents a natural step forward of the 20-year partnership with one of REPI’s historical distributors in the region. Now the Group is ready...
| Business function | Sumitomo (SHI) Demag | Schwaig | Germany
Sumitomo (SHI) Demag sets up new subsidiary in Italy
Sumitomo (SHI) Demag has set up a new subsidiary to service customers in the Italian market, effective 1 May 2018. As part of this measure, Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Italia will take over the tried-and-trusted workforce from its former Italian representation, Macam Srl. and employ additional personnel...
| Business function | KHS | Dortmund | Germany
Changes to the KHS Executive Management Board concerning the Sales and Service Division
KHS in Dortmund, Germany, international manufacturer of lines and machines for applications in the beverage filling and packaging industry with over 5,000 employees, belongs to the Salzgitter Group’s high-growth technology business unit. As part of its Strategy 2021 program Salzgitter AG plans to...
| Business function | Mould & Matic | Micheldorf | Austria
Mould & Matic expanding in Micheldorf
Mould & Matic Solutions GmbH, a specialist in tool and plant engineering for the packaging industry, is keeping abreast with the global success of the Kiefel Group and on May 2, 2018, launched the expansion of the site in Micheldorf. Completion is scheduled for May 2019.
| Management | Krones AG | Neutraubling | Germany
Dekron: the Krones subsidiary for digital decoration technology
In early March 2018, Krones purchased the remaining shares in Till GmbH and concentrates all future business activities for digital decoration technology under the name Dekron.
| Business function | Sidel | Italy
Sidel among top 24% of companies globally for its commitment to corporate social responsibility
Sidel’s strong commitment in terms of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has been independently evaluated by EcoVadis, placing the leading provider of equipment and services for liquid packaging producers in the top 24% of the 40,000 companies assessed globally in 2017.
| Business function | Coveris | Chicago, IL | United States
COVERIS announces closing of sale of its Americas business
Coveris Holdings S.A. (“Coveris” or “the Company”), a premier global packaging manufacturer, today announced that it has closed the previously announced sale of its Americas packaging business and has satisfied and discharged its obligations under its 7⅞% senior notes due 2019 (the “Notes”). The...
| Business function | ENGEL AUSTRIA GmbH | Schwertberg | Austria
Facts & Figures
ENGEL is growing
ENGEL is continuing to grow. For the fourth time in sequence, the injection moulding machine builder and system solution provider based in Schwertberg, Austria, was able to increase its annual revenue. At the end of March, the group of companies concluded the financial year of 2017/18 with revenues...