Show Preview: Graph Expo's Goal

When the 2011 edition of Graph Expo opens September 11 at McCormick Pl. South in Chicago, IL, attendees will see the return of several exhibitors missing

Education Training: School's in Session

Scrap reduction was the topic of a recent workshop organized by Nordmeccanica, Edgewood, NY, and Henkel, Cary, NC, but the lessons learned went beyond

Experience Speaks: Jim Streicher

Chief Operating Officer of Bison Bag Co. Inc. Management style | Flexible (no pun intended!) Hobby | Collecting and restoring pinball machines How did

July Confidence Index Up for Equipment Finance

Today the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation released its July 2011 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI), indicating that confidence in the equipment finance market is 56.2

New Material-Neutral Organization Focuses on Packaging & Environment

A new packaging trade organization has been formed called the American Inst. for Packaging & the Environment (AMERIPEN) that is modeled after EUROPEN and INCPEN

Second Half M&A Activity Expected Slower But Still Strong

Mesirow Financial issues a mid-year review and second half forecast for the packaging industry with regard to merger & acquisition activity

GPI Seeks New Packaging Ideas

MARIETTA, GA | Graphic Packaging Intl. (GPI) reports the launch of InnoGate, an open innovation portal for inventors, students, and vendors to share their

Experience Speaks: Myron Geiser

General Manager of Capri Packaging How did you get into the converting business? Schreiber Foods, a customer-brand dairy company, was challenged with

Catching Up with PFFC News

Sometimes I get so caught up in reporting on others' news about machinery, materials, products, and services, that I forget about promoting PFFC's own

Hear General Colin Powell at Pack Expo

ARLINGTON, VA | Attendees at Pack Expo Las Vegas 2011, scheduled for September 26-28 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, will have the opportunity to

Michelman Has New Unit

CINCINNATI, OH | Michelman has formally organized its growing chemical sales into the fibers and composites markets under a business unit umbrella. The

Atlas US Subsidiary Opens

BEDFORD, UK | Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd. has completed the incorporation of its new USA-based subsidiary, Atlas Converting North America, which relocated

Simco Becomes Simco-Ion

HATFIELD, PA | Simco Industrial celebrates its 75th anniversary with a new corporate identity. Following its recent acquisition of Ion Systems and its

Graph Expo To Offer Education

RESTON, VA | Graph Expo 2011 convenes September 11-14 at Chicago's McCormick Pl. South, bringing not only an array of new technology and equipment but

R&D Center Adds Coating Line

PAWCATUCK, CT | Davis-Standard has installed a seven-layer cast coextrusion film and sheet pilot line at the Pasadena, TX, Research and Technical Center

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