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Coca Cola Introduced Five Ways To Clean Up Its Plastic Footprint Across Africa

In 2018, the Coca-Cola Company announced its World Without Waste vision, which committed to an ambitious goal: to collect and recycle the equivalent of a bottle or can for every one they sell by 2030, reaching a 100% collection and recycling rate of all their packaging.   The vision also includes ensuring all of their packaging is 100% recyclable by 2025 and that the PET bottles are made with an average of 50% recycled.... Read more »

Posted on : Friday , 8th November 2019

Sustainable Packaging Market Is Expected To Grow In The Next 10 Years

Sustainable packaging finds its application in almost all industry verticals, but predominantly it has found a major stake in the industries such as, food & beverages, FMCG, retail trade, wholesale, Healthcare, etc.   This new concept of packaging has also brought in a new dimensions for innovations giving a whole lot of opportunities for the entrepreneurs to explore various untapped dimensions in this field. Sustainable.... Read more »

Posted on : Friday , 8th November 2019

Blow Molded Plastic Packaging Market Is Expected To Grow At A CAGR Of 4-5 Percent By 2023

According to Beroe Inc, a procurement intelligence firm, innovation and technical advancements in the production process for blow molded plastic bottles will facilitate a consequent increase in the production of such bottles.At a global level, blow molded plastic packaging is most prominently used in the beverages industry, accounting for approximately 49 percent of the consumption, followed by cosmetics and personal care (16 percent) and.... Read more »

Posted on : Wednesday , 6th November 2019

Silafrica To Solidify Its Position As A Top-Tier Solutions Provider

Silafrica is said to be the first and only packaging solutions company to offer ICM across the entire African continent.   Silafrica claims to solidify its position as a top-tier solutions provider with the addition of new, state of the art Injection Compression Molding (ICM) manufacturing capabilities.   Silafrica is also said to be a trusted partner and valued supplier to some of the largest food and baverage brands like pepsi,.... Read more »

Posted on : Tuesday , 1st October 2019

Ramaphosa's Visit To Tanzania Aims At Deepening Of Existing Economic, Political, Cultural And Social Relations Between The Two Countries

President Cyril Ramaphosa gave a two-day state visit to Tanzania on 14 and15 August 2019, at the invitation of President John Pombe Magufuli. This was his first state visit since being elected President in May.   As part of his visit, Ramaphosa also lead the South African delegation to the 39th Southern African Development Community (SADC) Ordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government, held on 17-18 August.   According to.... Read more »

Posted on : Wednesday , 4th September 2019

Mr. Green Africa, A Kenya-Based Plastics Recycler Receives Funding From DOB Equity, Global Innovation Fund And Unilever

Mr. Green Africa engages more than 2,000 previously marginalized waste collectors and sells more than 2,000 metric tons of “fairly sourced” recycled materials for local and international markets, DOB Equity says in a news release announcing the investment.   DOB Equity, a Dutch investor in East Africa, and London-based Global Innovation Fund (GIF), in partnership with the consumer brands company Unilever, have invested in Mr..... Read more »

Posted on : Wednesday , 4th September 2019

PLASTICS, PRINTING AND PACKAGING EXPO OPENS AT THE KICC, NAIROBI

The 22nd edition of the PPPEXPO 2019 was inaugurated at KICC, Nairobi in Kenya by Mr. Roy Otieno, Ministry of Industry, Trade and Cooperatives, Government of Kenya. Running from the 1st – 3rd August 2019 for the plastic, printing and packaging industry. The PPPEXPO 2019 brings to Kenya the latest products and developments in the printing and packaging sector made globally across the industry while opening up more opportunities for the.... Read more »

Posted on : Friday , 2nd August 2019

Afga Middle East Further Expands its Business Activities in Africa

Afga Middle East has always had its eyes on the lucrative African printing market and it recently installed three printers for two of its Congo-based customers - XL Media Group and Congo Graphics.  For XL Media, the hybrid printer Jeti Titan HS UV marks Agfa Middle East's 10th installation at its facility. Som John, general manager, Agfa said, “Jeti Titan HS is one of the highest selling printers in our assortment in the last five.... Read more »

Posted on : Thursday , 1st August 2019

De La Rue Kicks off Major Partnership with Kenyan Government on Security Printing

De La Rue plc ("De La Rue" or the "Group")  will be bringing its security printing expertise to Kenya with the start of its joint venture with the Kenyan government on its currency and secure printing site in the Republic of Kenya, Nairobi. Recognised as the world's largest commercial currency and security printer, De La Rue with this new joint venture aims to strengthen and build on the Group's existing long-term.... Read more »

Posted on : Thursday , 1st August 2019

3D Printing Poised to Usher in a Period of Rapid Growth in the Kenyan Market

Kenya has long been considered as the innovation hub in Africa.In Kenya today, several businesses provide 3D printing facilities with the nation having an innovative and entrepreneurial spirit.3D printing has been a very sensible and pleasant technology, and if anything that propels it all, it is the Kenyan mentality to offer home-grown alternatives. In this line of thinking, Kenya likes to provide its own alternatives to its own issues and 3D.... Read more »

Posted on : Tuesday , 2nd July 2019

UPM Raflatac Introduces New Film Label for the African market, Anticipates Huge Demand

UPM Raflatac are global manufacturers and suppliers of pressure sensitive label materials.Recently the company intoduced their fresh PE 65 film label stock range for the African market along with the European, Middle Eastern and Indian markets.The PE 65 Film Labels are the company's thinnest squeezable films to date in addition to being the thinnest PE label produced for the home and personal care segment. The PE 65 film structures are clear.... Read more »

Posted on : Wednesday , 10th July 2019

Italian Printing Giants 'Durst' Seeks New Business Opportunities in Africa

Pyrotec PackMedia invested in an eight-color digital label press from Durst, a manufacturer of digital printing and manufacturing technology, bringing the Durst Tau 330 RSC into the African market for the first time. This latest addition of machinery opens up a new digital future with Durst technology and will play an important role in the latest digital label printing business venture of the company. Timothy Beattie,the general manager of.... Read more »

Posted on : Wednesday , 29th May 2019



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  • Radhekrishna, a leading mechanical engineering enterprise in India,
  •  At Maple Leaf Plastic, we specialize in offering great savings to our customers by creating customized solutions to suit their individual needs.
  • Unipak Nile Ltd. manufactures corrugated containers, carton packaging, high-graphics shelf-ready packaging, and promotional point-of-purchase displays and counter stands.
  • Manufacturer exporter of Paper Converted Stationery Products for the School & Office Segment.
  •  Ipex is dedicated to managing the brands of world leading printing & related machinery manufacturers ensuring that we supply machinery from manufacturers of technologically advanced equipment, tailor-made for the Printing, Packaging and   Converting
  • The   Stratex    company   was  founded  in  2002  in  response  to  the  urgent  needs of  Western humanitarian aid organizations in  Central  Asia.
  • It is publication which is serving the food & package industries in Asia.
  • Plastic products
  • LOHIA CORP LIMITED formerly known as Lohia Starlinger Limited started in the year 1981 to address the flexible packaging needs of various sectors of industry in India
  • IGT Testing Systems specializes on Development, manufacturing and marketing of printability testing equipment and tack testing instruments for the worldwide paper industry, printing industry, graphical arts, plastic-, paint, ink and   coating industr
  •  Paperex – ‘12th International Exhibition & Conference on Pulp & Paper Industry
  • Nile Trade Fairs focuses in International trade fairs & conferences to be ideal platforms for foreign and local companies doing business in the Middle East
  • Preparing the PE raw materials in the shape of powder.
  • Vuega Packaging Industries is a leading supplier of industrial & consumer packaging solutions in UAE.
  • NMC is an internationally leading company active in the development, production and marketing of synthetic foams.
  • Injection molding machines
  • We are leading manufacturer of wide range of products which includes stationery and aluminium products. We also offer services like printing and packaging.
  • Used plastic machinery
  • Shree Ambica Industries is one of the most dynamic, technology driven company, which offers tailor made packaging solutions
  • HP Indigo digital press, a division of HP, Hewlett Packard, is the world’s leading provider of high end, high quality, color digital printing solutions.
  • Machines
  • Proven, high quality, reliable and cost effective solution for a wide variety of coding & marking applications.
  •  PANASIA TECH is a Hong Kong based company with various Original Equipment Manufacturing partners in Mainland China and India.
  • Products includes adhesive tapes, masking tapes etc
  • Directed its efforts towards the needs of developing countries of Central, Middle Asia and East Africa for shipping of Packing Equipment and materials for food, beverages, household chemicals and cooking oil industry
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