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Rigid packager IntraPac sold to private equity firm Onex

Mooresville, N.C.-based IntraPac manufactures sticks, jars, vials, closures, spouts, bottles, and tubes for the personal care, household products, food and beverage, and pharmaceutical industries.

Sidel partners with Coca-Cola for new "spiral" Fanta PET bottle

Coca-Cola credits the new bottle redesign with helping to revitalize the 70-year-old Fanta brand.

Stand-up pouches to top $4.5 billion by 2021: report

The favourable development of the total supply chain cost of stand-up pouches and their stronger proposition to promote sustainability compared with rigid packaging alternatives will continue to be the key drivers of demand, AMI Consulting said.

Spin Master buys Perplexus puzzle maker brand for $9 million

Toronto-based Spin Master has distributed Perplexus since 2013 and will now own the global rights to the Perplexus brand.
Special Reports 
Special Reports

Kal Polymers is growing strong after 25 years

As it hits the quarter-century mark, the Mississauga, Ont.-based compounder is heading off into new directions. » Read More
Special Reports

DMS executive gets the Red Carpet treatment in Georgia

Mike Hicks, vice president of Windsor, Ont.-based mold component supplier DMS Components, spent four memorable days as a guest at the invitation-only Red Carpet Tour in April 2017, an event designed to showcase the state of Georgia's attractiveness for new business investment. » Read More

The Packaging Conference

Feb. 5-7, 2018
Location: Orlando, Fla.
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Plastics Recycling 2018

Feb. 19-21, 2018
Location: Nashville, Tenn.
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