Italian news

  • 17 July 2024

    Marcello Perini at the helm of Gefran up to 2028

    Gefran entered into an agreement with the current CEO, Marcello Perini, including the commitment to keep the manager at the helm of Gefran in the role of CEO until the approval of the 2028 financial statements. Perini agreed to continue to contribute to the leadership of the company at least until the agreed date...
  • 10 July 2024

    All Amut machines in the Philippines with Bethesher Industrial Supplies

    Bethesher Industrial Supplies (BIS) is the new agent in the Philippines for Amut's entire portfolio. The company is a leading local supplier of packaging machinery, especially turnkey injection moulding equipment. Based in Novaliches Quezon City, BIS will market the Italian manufacturer's extrusion and recycling equipment...
  • 10 July 2024

    CMG Granulators receives Bronze Medal in EcoVadis Sustainability Rating

    CMG Granulators earned Bronze Medal from EcoVadis for Sustainability Performance placing the company, with a score of 59/100, in the top 70 globally. EcoVadis rating validates CMG business sustainability commitments and performance. “As part of our commitment to society, our people and the environment, CMG Granulators...
  • 03 July 2024

    Union strengthens its team with two new members

    Union strengthens its asset of human resources with two experienced professionals in the extrusion sector: Massimo Gomis and Simone Coccoletti. With many years of experience in OEM companies in the plastics processing sector, both in the technical and service fields, both...
  • 03 July 2024

    An ALLrollEx in one month

    Just one month from contract signing to delivery: Colines quick-delivery policy once again leads to extreme customer satisfaction. This is the case of Interfilms-Novapak Group (Mexico), which signed the order for a 7-layer ALLrollEX 1500mm cast stretch film line just a month ago. It took only....
  • 03 July 2024

    IMS Technologies expands Calcinate headquarters

    The inauguration ceremony of the new production plant of IMS Technologies, a global leader in the design and production of high-tech machinery for the converting and packaging sectors, was held in Calcinate, in the province of Bergamo, on 26 June. Paolo Clerici and Stefano Bartolini, IMS Technology...
  • 26 June 2024

    Kirk Winstead appointed president of TRIA America

    With extensive experience in the plastics industry, Kirk Winstead is the new President of Tria America. "I am excited to join Tria America, a company I have long admired for its commitment to customers, quality and innovation," said the new President. "The ownership and strong values that...
  • 26 June 2024

    Amut in Japan with Altech

    Altech is the new exclusive agent for Amut recycling plants in Japan. The choice of the Novara-based manufacturer is in line with its strategy of expanding its presence throughout the world, particularly in the Far East, and offering quality service on the spot. Altech has been active in the plastics industry for over...
  • 19 June 2024

    Students in mechatronics visited Elav

    Part of Gruppo Colines Holding, Elav has always been committed to supporting local talent. As a matter of fact, a group of fourth-year students from Omar Institute (mechatronics sections) visited the company's plant in Cameri (Novara, Italy), where they had the opportunity to learn about...
  • 05 June 2024

    Colines in France with MAT Techno-Logic

    Colines keeps strengthening its business by establishing a new prestigious partnership: MAT Techno-Logic is the new company representing the French market. The partnership will start with the joint presence at the upcoming FIP (France Innovation Plasturgie) scheduled in Lyon (France) from 4 to 7 June...
  • 22 May 2024

    Piovan profits on the rise in first quarter 2024

    The board of directors of Piovan approved the consolidated financial results for the first quarter 2024. Total revenues in the period amounted to 136 million euros, -3.6% compared to 31 March 2023 while the operating profit amounted to 15.1 million euros, up from 9.6 million euros in the first quarter of 2023...
  • 22 May 2024

    New General Manager arrives at Campetella

    Mauro Pede, with extensive experience in areas such as process engineering and digital transformation, has joined Campetella Robotic Centre as its new General Manager. This was announced by Elia Campetella and Gaia Campetella, CEO and Marketing Manager of the company, which...
  • 22 May 2024

    Sacmi Group, over 2 billion euros turnover 2023

    Sacmi closed 2023 with revenues in excess of 2 billion euros (2.036, +12%), the best result in the Group’s history, with net assets at 883 million euros. Employment also grew and now stands at 5,200 people worldwide, +8% compared to 2022. These are the highlights from the...
  • 15 May 2024

    Handover at the helm of Piovan North America

    Piovan Group, world leader in the design and manufacture of process automation systems for resin and food applications, announced a significant transition in its leadership as a long-term employee step into the role of CEO, while a seasoned executive retires after thirty-six years of dedicated service. After...
  • 23 April 2024

    Previero towards gender equality certification

    The Italian manufacturer Previero is preparing to achieve certification for gender equality in the company. The company is currently preparing the necessary documentation to obtain the certificate. The process will confirm Previero's commitment to promoting an inclusive and diverse working environment...
  • 23 April 2024

    Versalis to acquire Tecnofilm and expands in the compounding

    Versalis, Eni's chemical company, announced the closing completion of the acquisition of 100% of Tecnofilm, a specialist company operating in the compounding sector following the approval of the competent authorities. Tecnofilm, a family-owned company based in the Marche, manufactures functionalised...
  • 10 April 2024

    A new sales and product manager for Syncro Group

    With a technical and commercial track record spanning over 30 years of in the field of extrusion, injection and blow molding, Yuri Agaiep is the new sales and product manager of Syncro Group with the task of consolidating the market of the group’s companies...
  • 10 April 2024

    MacPlas lands on LinkedIn

    A few days ago MacPlas inaugurated its profile on LinkedIn, the business platform par excellence, which today boasts around one billion users worldwide. Always attentive to new communication trends in the B2B sector, Italy's oldest publication in the plastics and rubber industry has decided to add a new information channel...