26-Nov-2014 - Clondalkin Flexible Packaging has launched a shrink sleeve which carries a printed code on the inside of the wrap, ideal for product information or competitions.
26-Nov-2014 - BOPP film manufacturer Treofan is implementing Accolade software, developed by Sopheon Corporation, as part of a realignment of its global processes, to go live within the next few weeks.
26-Nov-2014 - Sidel has relocated its UK office from Hatfield to Welwyn Garden City, in Hertfordshire, to better serve its customers in the UK and Ireland.
26-Nov-2014 - Grupo Bimbo has developed an alternative processing method that reduces the fat content of pork rind snacks.
26-Nov-2014 - Markem-Imaje has launched the 9400 Series multi-substrate inkjet printer at Emballage 2014.
26-Nov-2014 - Alfa Laval has won a $10m order to supply equipment to Donbiotech starch processing plant in Russia, with delivery expected in 2015.
25-Nov-2014 - Ardagh Group has released its 2014 third quarter results reporting revenue of €1,311, an increase of 16% compared to 2013, claiming growth in other market sectors ‘offset continued sluggishness in the beer sector’.
25-Nov-2014 - McCain, Randstad, Leclerc, The Food Bank and Gappi have developed an initiative to collect unsold merchandise from producers to make soup.
25-Nov-2014 - Plant bakers will be able to save thousands in energy costs with an oven system that optimizes air flow and incorporates heat recovery, claims developer Campden BRI.
25-Nov-2014 - Ceisa Packaging has launched a transparent film made completely from recycled post-industrial waste at Emballage 2014.
24-Nov-2014 - Lightweighting bottles are not always the best option when it comes to manufacturing packaging for different countries according to Sidel.
24-Nov-2014 - Huhtamaki has entered into an agreement to sell its Films business to DBAG Fund VI, a fund advised by German private equity company Deutsche Beteiligungs (DBAG), expected to be finalized in late 2014 or early 2015.
24-Nov-2014 - Legal firm Roythornes, whose clients include Adams, Geest, Quenby Stilton, Univeg Katope, TMI Foods and the Cornish Pasty Company, is an advisor to the UK food and drink industry.
24-Nov-2014 - Onex Corporation (Onex) has agreed to buy SIG Combibloc Group (SIG) for €3.75bn ($4.66bn), with the transaction expected to close in the first quarter of 2015.
24-Nov-2014 - Emballage and Manutention closed its doors last week after four days at the Parc des Expositions, Villepinte, Paris. FoodProductionDaily was on the show floor and here we take to Twitter to see what others thought.
24-Nov-2014 - LiquiGlide has surveyed more than 1,000 consumers to ask about their attitudes towards packaging, use, waste and disposal of sticky consumer goods (including foods like ketchup and mayo).
21-Nov-2014 - ConAgra Foods has opened its first plant in China, a Lamb Weston potato processing plant in Shangdu, Inner Mongolia, giving the company in-country supply capabilities to strategic customers in China.
21-Nov-2014 - Zip-Pak is putting its efforts towards emerging markets such as India and revealed it has just picked up two major customers in the country.
21-Nov-2014 - FlexLink will launch a conveyor with improved hygiene for direct food contact in agreement with European Hygienic Engineering and Design Group (EHEDG) guidelines next year.
21-Nov-2014 - The National Advisory Committee on Microbiological Criteria for Foods (NACMCF) has moved closer to finalizing its recommendations on control strategies to reduce foodborne norovirus infections.