Tag Archives: tobacco

Corporate

Acquisition of carton manufacturer called off

16 Feb 2014

Innovations

In November 2013, seek the Weidenhammer Packaging Group (WPG) and AR Packaging from Lund, cialis Sweden, medical agreed in a joint Letter of Intent that the WPG would purchase the two businesses A&R Carton Lund and Flextrus. This planned acquisition has now been called-off.
The AR Packaging Group recently informed the WPG that, [...]

Products Needed

Machinery for packaging tobacco needed

25 Feb 2013

North African tobacco producer is seeking used machinery for packaging tobacco into pouches.
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Opinions

Let’s see what happens in Australia first!

5 Dec 2012

Australia cigarette packaging

The Australian attempt to make smoking unacceptable by the obligatory introduction of disgusting images on packaging has had its first effect here in Europe.  EU commissioner Tonio Borg last week started consultations to change the current directive on tobacco. Nonetheless this has in turn worried those who work in the retail business.
In many parts of [...]

Corporate

Two Titan ER610 slitter rewinders to boost production capacity for DS Group (India)

28 Aug 2012

Titan ER610 1206 slitter rew_Jan11

Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd. has received an order for two Titan ER610 compact slitter rewinders from Dharampal Satyapal Group (DS Group) based in Noida, India for its flexible packaging operations located in Guwahati, in the State of Assam (NE India).  DS Group will install the two new slitters in a purpose-built facility next month.
Founded in [...]

Analysis

Printed electronics could defeat restrictions on tobacco packaging

26 Jul 2012

packet_cigarettes

A very curious article was published recently in the Financial Times which seemed to suggest that forcing cigarette companies to package their products in packs with plain covers might have the reverse of that which is planned.  According to the article, there at least one manufacturer is looking at printed electronics which would mean that [...]