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Asia-Pacific leads in retail’s post-covid digital transformation

Asia-Pacific leads in retail’s post-covid digital transformation

The Covid-19 health crisis has seen retailers accelerate their digital transformation as they mine new technologies in response to novel consumption patterns. Nowhere is this shift more evident than in Asia-Pacific, which is at the forefront of[…]

09/03/2020 | Consumer trendsRegional focus
Sulapac CEO sets out road map following new investment

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Sulapac CEO sets out road map following new investment

In 2019 biocomposite materials specialist Sulapac finalized an A-round of financing and welcomed new investors, including Chanel. Sulapac CEO Suvi Haimi talks to Luxe Packaging Insight about the Finnish company’s new business model, its launch[…]

Converting and finishing takes shape with BK’Art Group

Converting and finishing takes shape with BK’Art Group

BK’Art, a newly minted French artisanal group in the region of Cognac, is specialized in converting and finishing techniques. Following the acquisition of Cognac Emballages Services (co-packing and packaging decoration) in 2013 and Pyrénées[…]

08/28/2020 |
Brazil's Wista Airless Systems embarks on European expansion

Brazil's Wista Airless Systems embarks on European expansion

The Brazilian dispensing specialist, with its origins in pharmaceutical devices, is now solely focused on cosmetics. In 2021, the family-owned company is inaugurating its first factory in Europe, a sign of its ambitions for the local beauty[…]

Piramal Glass up for sale

India-based manufacturer Piramal Glass is up for sale with a price tag of around $800m, according to news reports. Bank of America and Axis Capital are charged with finding a buyer for the company. Piramal Glass reported global sales of $357m[…]

08/21/2020 |
Stora Enso names new head of sustainability

Stora Enso names new head of sustainability

Annette Stube, formerly in charge of sustainability at logistics company A.P. Moller–Maersk, has been appointed EVP, Head of Sustainability at Stora Enso, effective September 1st. She replaces Noel Morrin, who is retiring. Stube will also join[…]

08/20/2020 |
Apholos sets its sights on expansion in Europe

Apholos sets its sights on expansion in Europe

Founded a century ago as a supplier of metal garment trims for the fashion industry, Argentina-based Apholos has been producing bespoke metal labels and stoppers for wines and spirits since 1997. The company has established a strong presence in[…]

08/20/2020 | Corporate strategy
MakeUp in shows respond to industry changes with innovation

MakeUp in shows respond to industry changes with innovation

The MakeUp in trade shows will be all about “innovation, innovation, innovation” next year, as organizers gear up for physical events after months marked by the health crisis and show postponements. Show organizer Beauteam, a division of Infopro[…]

08/18/2020 |
Heinz-Glas appoints new CEO

Heinz-Glas appoints new CEO

Germany’s Heinz-Glas Group has appointed Carletta Heinz as CEO, effective July 1. She takes over the reins of the family-owned glassmaker from her father, Carl-August Heinz, who has managed the group for 43 years and is now retiring. He will,[…]

08/13/2020 |
Analysis: new gestures in luxury packaging

Analysis: new gestures in luxury packaging

As part of our summer series, we bring you in-depth content from our sister magazine Formes de Luxe. This week, an analysis of the influence of gestures on packaging developments. Life is about movement, and making packaging come alive means[…]

08/13/2020 | Consumer trends