Sacmi has acquired a majority stake in Abruzzo-headquartered Velomat, a producer of assembly machinery for caps, micro-pumps and medical devices. Read more
Danone will begin incorporating 'smart caps' into its Spanish mineral water brand Font Vella, allowing consumers to track their levels of hydration. Read more
Coca-Cola Amatil has launched the new Sylon Sports closure which is said to be "more cost effective and better for the environment". Read more
United Caps has collaborated with Brazilian petrochemical company Braskem to introduce two new bio-sourced plastic bottle caps and closures made from sugar cane. Read more
United Caps has announced that is has expanded its R&D facility in Messia, France, and will restructure its R&D organisation to be "more responsive to market needs". Read more
Luxembourg-based caps and closure producer United Caps has acquired Spanish closures manufacturer Embalatap for an undisclosed sum. Read more
Packager Visy has teamed up with Water.IO to bring smart packaging to the mainstream in Australia and New Zealand. Read more
Tetra Pak will invest €24 million in a new plant at its Rayong site in Thailand to keep pace with demand for beverage closures. Read more
Tetra Pak recently held a sustainability round table to discuss progress with renewable and recyclable cartons and caps. FoodBev Media’s Claire Phoenix went along to interview the... Read more
London-based technology-focused research firm Technavio has published a new report on the global plastic caps and closures market, which is expected to grow at a CAGR of almost 6%... Read more
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