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Irish packaging company Invests in Extrusion Line for PET sheets

Published on October 12, 2017 by in PET News

Ireland’s Quinn Packaging has installed a new PET sheet extrusion line – supplied by SML Maschinen. The new line comes at EUR 3 million and incorporates Erema’s “Vacurema” recycling technology. It can produce food grade plastic sheets that has an increased volume of recycled raw materials (PET bottle flakes). The new technology will help realize

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Luxembourg-based United Caps to Start New plant at Kulim in Malaysia

Published on August 25, 2017 by in PET News

Southeast Asia’s strong demand for food and beverages is fueling its packaging markets. Recently, United Caps – packaging closures specialist – announced its plans to launch a production plant at Kulim in Kedah state, northern Malaysia. The new facility – expected to open in early 2018 – will be United Caps’ first facility outside Europe.

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China’s Yili Launches New Yogurt Drink in Sidel Designed PET Bottles

Published on June 27, 2017 by in PET News

China’s largest dairy producer – Yili Group via its Liquid Milk Division – has collaborated with Sidel for packaging a new yogurt drink. The new PET bottle will package Yili’s new Changyi brand. China has a growing demand for healthy drinks. The new brand from Yili is in tune with such demand that is intended

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Grupo Peñafiel Inaugurates Fourth PET Bottling Plant in Mexico

Published on June 27, 2017 by in PET News

Dr Pepper Snapple owned Grupo Peñafiel officially opened a $53.2 million bottling plant in Mexico. This is Dr Pepper Snapple’s fourth bottling plant in the Latin American country. The new bottling plant, expanding across 25 acres of land, will manufacture PET bottles and mold preforms later. Peñafiel will produce 200 million bottles a year at

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Alpek to Acquire Brazil’s PET producer Petroquimica Suape for $385 million

Published on May 2, 2017 by in PET News

Alpek – a leading petrochemical company – is all set to buy polyethylene terephthalate (PET) producer Petroquimica Suape (PQS) for $385 million. Currently owned by Brazil’s Petrobras, PQS  owns a 700,000 mt/year PTA plant as well as a 450,000 mt/year PET plant in Ipojuca, Pernambuco, Brazil. After the acquisition, Alpek will own all these assets

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