| Business function | Messe Düsseldorf | Düsseldorf | Germany
interpack 2021 still on course to take place
Messe Düsseldorf agreed on a way to hold interpack from 25 February to 3 March 2021 with its industry and trade association partners, as well as the trade fair advisory board. The same applies to the in parallel trade fair components.
| Business function | Coca-Cola European Partners | London | United Kingdom
Coca-Cola European Partners announces it has entered into binding agreements to acquire Coca-Cola Amatil
On 3 November 2020, Coca-Cola European Partners announced it has entered into binding agreements to acquire Coca-Cola Amatil Limited (CCL), one of the largest bottlers and distributors of ready-to-drink non alcoholic and alcoholic beverages and coffee in the Asia Pacific region.
| Business function | ALPLA | Hard | Austria
ALPLA Group: Philipp Lehner new CEO from 1 January 2021
Günther Lehner preparing the handover and to stay with the company as chairman - The Management Board of the ALPLA Group, the global plastic packaging and recycling specialist based in Hard, Austria, is being restructured – Philipp Lehner will succeed Günther Lehner as CEO on 1 January 2021, making…
| Business function | NextChem S.p.A. | Rome | Italy
Aliplast and NextChem team up for plastics recycling
- Hera Group’s and Maire Tecnimont Group’s subsidiaries sign strategic agreement to build plant with NextChem’s proprietary MyReplastTM technology
- Through upcycling process, the plant can produce up to 30,000 tons of recycled high-quality polymers from plastic waste
| Business function | Berlin Packaging | Chicago, Illinois | United States
Berlin Packaging acquires Consolidated Bottle – Significant expansion in Canada
Berlin Packaging announced the acquisition of Consolidated Bottle Corporation, a leading packaging supplier in Canada. The transaction significantly expands Berlin Packaging’s footprint in Canada, enabling the combined businesses to offer even more packaging solutions and value-added services to…
| Business function | Britvic | Hertfordshire | United Kingdom
Britvic appoints Tom Fiennes as new Commercial Sustainability Director
Britvic has appointed Tom Fiennes as the new Commercial Sustainability Director for Great Britain, as the company continues its ongoing commitment to sustainability.
| Business function | PepsiCo, Inc. | Purchase, NY | United States
PepsiCo elects Dave Lewis to Board of Directors
PepsiCo, Inc. announced its Board of Directors has elected Dave Lewis as an independent member of the Board. Lewis, 55, will join the Board effective November 13, 2020, and will be a member of the Audit Committee.
| Business function | bvse-Fachverband Kunststoffrecycling | Bonn | Germany
Reiling invests in a processing plant for PET recycling
At a joint on-site meeting company head Bernhard Reiling was able to present the new location of Reiling Kunststoff Recycling GmbH & Co. KG in Burgbernheim to bvse managing director Eric Rehbock.
| Business function | Coca-Cola European Partners
Coca-Cola European Partners announces it has made a non-binding proposal to acquire Coca-Cola Amatil Limited
The Board of Directors of CCEP:
- has made a non-binding offer to acquire 69.2% of the entire existing issued share capital of CCL, which is held by shareholders other than The Coca-Cola Company (“Independent Shareholders”), to be effected by means of a scheme of arrangement; and
- has entered into…
| Business function | Resilux | Wetteren | Belgium
Partnership: Converter and Recycler
Resilux and RCS build partnership to achieve full circularity in PET production
PET bottle and preform producer Resilux and recycling management company RCS are working together to achieve complete circularity for their PET products. By combining RCS’s waste collection and Resilux’s production capabilities, the two companies will be able to offer 100% traceability in the…
| Business function | Lindner Recyclingtech | Spittal an der Drau | Austria
Lindner Recyclingtech with new location in Singapore
Lindner has been doing business in Asia for over 20 years now. In recent years in particular, a greater awareness of the need to manage resources responsibly and, above all, to recover waste materials, has grown in the world’s most densely populated region.