Marketing

  • 21 December 2022

    Donation of 10,000 euros for cleaning up the oceans

    As part of the "Herrmann Cares", the 2022 Christmas donation of 10,000 euros will go to the non-profit organization The Ocean Cleanup to remove plastic waste from the oceans. “With our ultrasonics welding technology, we can contribute to a functioning circular economy. But we know that many plastic products are...
  • 21 December 2022

    Maag Pump System acquires Witte Pumps & Technology

    Maag Pump Systems has acquired Witte Pumps & Technology, founded in 1984 and based in Tornesch, Germany. Witte Pumps & Technology develops and manufactures gear pumps and provides aftermarket parts and services for the chemical, plastic and polymer processing, food and beverage, and pharmaceutical industries...
  • 21 December 2022

    Engel to extend robot plant in Dietach

    Capital outlay of some 11 million euro sees Engel strengthen its robot production at the Dietach location in Austria. Production, logistics, apprentice workshop and office building will be expanded and modernised in two construction phases. Building work starts in May 2023. This capital expenditure sees...
  • 14 December 2022

    Change at the helm of Greiner Packaging

    Beatrix Praeceptor is to assume the management of Greiner Packaging International as of May 1, 2023. She will be succeeding Manfred Stanek, who will be joining Greiner’s Executive Board as of January 1, 2023 and will hold a dual role until Praeceptor takes over her position...
  • 14 December 2022

    New ABB facility inaugurated in Shanghai

    On 2 December 2022, ABB officially opened its state-of-the-art, fully automated and flexible robotics factory in Kangqiao, Shanghai, China. The 67,000 m2 production and research facility represents a 150 million dollars investment by ABB and will deploy the company’s digital and automation technologies to manufacture...
  • 30 November 2022

    Change of CEO at the KraussMaffei Group as of January 1, 2023

    At its November 29 meeting, the KraussMaffei Group Supervisory Board acknowledged with approval CEO Michael Ruf's personal request not to extend his contract, which expires at the end of March 2023, and named Li Yong as his successor. Since 2018, KraussMaffei Group has been part of KraussMaffei Company Limited, a...
  • 30 November 2022

    Moretto at K 2022, a success beyond all expectations

    To Moretto, a leading company in the production of automated systems for the plastics processing industry, the K 2022 was a successful fair both in terms of visitors number and the great amount of high quality requests received. An event in which Moretto's “green soul” found expression in the development of innovative technologies that...
  • 23 November 2022

    New leadership appointments in Songwon

    Songwon Industrial announced today that it has appointed Hans Werhonig as Leader Group Commercial and a member of Songwon’s Executive Committee from 1 December 2022. Reporting directly to the Group CEO, Werhonig will spearhead Songwon’s strategy and be responsible for the...
  • 23 November 2022

    Also SBDry joins the Syncro Group

    The "Zero Waste Myssion" strategy of Syncro continues with the entry of SBDry into the group, which thus enriches its family of "Planet Approved" products, technologies aimed at eliminating post-consumer and post-industrial waste. SBDry has over thirty years of experience and as a group have developed multiple and innovative technologies in...
  • 16 November 2022

    Piovan revenues grow in the first nine months of 2022

    The board of directors of Piovan approved the consolidated financial report as of September 30, 2022: revenues reach 381.7 million euros, up 81% compared to 2021. On a like-for-like basis, excluding the revenues realized by the US group acquired at the beginning of the year and consolidated since...
  • 09 November 2022

    Investindustrial creates Arterex, a global medical device manufacturer

    An independently managed investment subsidiary of Investindustrial Growth III SCSp has signed multiple agreements to create Arterex - a global provider of diversified manufacturing solutions to the medical device, healthcare and life-sciences industries - through the acquisitions of Formula Plastics, Kabo, Luc & Bel and ModenPlast in...
  • 09 November 2022

    Comerio Ercole acquired stake in Saspol

    Based on its industrial partnership with Comerc International, the Comerio Ercole group has enlarged the presence into rubber production field becoming shareholder of the Italian company Sasmac International, the brand owner of well-known Saspol technology. Saspol was established in 1961 as a manufacturer of...
  • 26 October 2022

    EuPC reorganizes itself and appoints a new general manager

    As part of the PolyVision Project launched in June 2022, EuPC starts to reorganize its structure in order to prepare the association for the future. EuPC will continue to support and represent the European plastics converting industry in this transition towards a full plastics circular economy. According to EuPC President Benoît Hennaut...
  • 18 October 2022

    PCG completes acquisition of Perstorp

    Perstorp announced that it has been acquired by Petronas Chemicals Group Berhad (PCG), Malaysia´s leading integrated chemicals provider and part of Petronas Group, on 11 October 2022. In May this year, PCG signed a Securities Purchase Agreement with Financière Forêt, a company under PAI Partners, a European...
  • 12 October 2022

    Claudia Persico is the innovative entrepreneur of the year

    The CEO and Rotational Director of Persico Group, Claudia Persico, won the 2022 edition of the GammaDonna Award, which since 2004 recognizes innovative female entrepreneurship. Confirming what was indicated in the Fifth Unioncamere Report on female entrepreneurship, according to which...
  • 12 October 2022

    Bandera US strengthens the sales

    New entry in Bandera US, where Germano Ferrarini has been appointed new Sales Area Manager. He will work with Jim Dalton in the North American sales team of the Italian company, bringing the experience gained in both technical and commercial positions in the plastics industry...