- Contract Packaging
- Leaders in Packaging
Article | May 31, 2000
Elopak (New Hudson, MI) has announced a joint venture with iplas (Cologne, Germany) and alfill (Hamburg, Germany) to complete and commercialize a plasma barrier coating system for plastic bottles.
—Elopak (Spikkestad Norway) has acquired a carton converting facility from St. Laurent Paperboard Inc. (Montreal Quebec Canada).
—Klöckner Medipak (Clearwater FL) has become the exclusive North American distributor of the Trialpack robotic blister packaging system from Fleximation (Zurich Switzerland).
—Tekni-Plex Inc. (Somerville NJ) has signed a long-term licensing agreement with Sun A. Kaken (Tokyo Japan) a film converter and laminator.
—RevTech (Edison NJ) announced that BSN Glasspack (Cedex France) will be its first European licensee of the patented Envirogluv glass-decorating technology.
—UCB Films (Smyrna GA) has acquired the cellophane business from Cydsa (Monterrey Mexico).
—Portola Packaging (San José CA) has purchased the remaining shares of Shanghai Portola Packaging Co. Ltd. (Shanghai China).
—Honeywell Engineered Applications and Solutions (Morristown NJ) has established operations in Brazil in partnership with Nalchem Termoplasticos Ltda. (Campinas Brazil).
—Angelus Sanitary Machine Can Co. (Los Angeles CA) has appointed Canpac (São Paulo Brazil) as its new Brazilian agent.
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