Based on Alpha Packaging’s consistent growth and reinvestment the company is being honored in Kansas City by the Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry as one of Missouri’s fastest-growing companies over the past several years.
When Alpha Packaging opened a 120,000-sq-ft
manufacturing and warehousing facility in early 2007 in Jacksonville,
FL, the blow molder of plastic bottles and jars had to consider all the
usual issues of designing a functional plant.
CompaniesThe Bosch Group plans to acquire Pharmatec gmbh, Dresden, Germany, from Fresenius proserve gmbh. The transaction also includes the acquisition of the Pharmatec subsidiary Schoeller-Bleckmann Medizintechnik gmbh, Ternitz, Austria.
Highland Laboratories (www.highlandvitamins.com)
, a Mt. Angel, OR, private-label and contract manufacturer of nutrition
supplements, has begun to replace its more than 200 opaque and amber
PET bottles used for dietary supplements with similar containers made
of polylactic acid (PLA) from NatureWorks LLC (www.natureworksllc.com). PLA is a bioplastic derived from corn.
This summer, Highland Laboratories, Mt. Angel, OR, began to replace its more than 200 opaque and amber PET bottles used for dietary supplements with similar containers made of polylactic acid from NatureWorks LLC (www.natureworksllc.com).
Alpha Packaging offers 100cc and 175cc PET bottles in its line of stock supplement and pharmaceutical packages. The 100cc bottle has a “wide-style” profile with a 129cc overflow, enabling companies to fit up to 120cc of product in the bottle.