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KraussMaffei Group with new strategy - The KraussMaffei Group expands its business model as well as digital services and products.

17 Oct 2018

The KraussMaffei Group is repositioning itself. Under the name "Compass", the company has developed a two-pillar strategy. This new strategy aims at intensifying and accelerating the development of digital services, products & new business models. The Digital Service Solutions business unit was established in July 2018 which is expected to make a substantial contribution to the Group's sales in the future.
"We are positioning KraussMaffei as a company that is consistently focusing on customer needs in the age of digitization. In the coming years, we will significantly expand our business model and add digital excellence to our high level of mechanical expertise creating added value around the machine" explains Dr. Frank Stieler, CEO of the KraussMaffei Group.

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Minister of Maritime Affairs visits PIBT Coal Terminal

Source: Business Recorder
News 16.10.2018

KARACHI: The Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs, Syed Hyder Ali Zaidi visited the Pakistan International Bulk Terminal (PIBT). The minister was accompanied by the Chairman Port Qasim Authority, Asad Rafi Chandna, the Karachi Port Trust (KPT) Chairman Rear Admiral Jamil Akhtar and other officials. The Chief Executive Officer PIBT, Sharique A. Siddiqui, briefed the minister on the establishment of the state-of-the-art coal terminal with an investment of over $300 million by Pakistani investors. "PIBT is the second port infrastructure project to be listed on the Pakistan Stock Exchange and has the privilege of having the World Bank as both an investor and a debt-financier. The World Bank, principally, does not invest in coal facilities but made an exception in PIBT at Port Qasim to modernize the coal handling port infrastructure of Pakistan and to bring the best international standards of dirty bulk cargo handling to the country," briefed CEO PIBT. The minister was apprised that now at PIBT, coal is being handled at a dedicated fully mechanized coal terminal 50 kilometers away from the population of the city with the best environmental standards applicable to curtail pollution and loss of cargo in handling.-BR

Compostable Snacks Packaging Bioplastics Award goes to Danimer Scientific & PepsiCo

Source: Design News
News 22.10.2018

On September 18 of 2018, the Washington, DC-based Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) Bioplastics Division announced Danimer Scientific (Bainbridge, GA) and PepsiCo (Purchase, NY) as the joint winners of the 2018 Innovation in Bioplastics Award. The two companies developed the next generation of bio-based and compostable flexible packaging using Danimer 24365B & Danimer 01112 Resins. This new industrial compostable snack bag was judged to have the right balance of sustainability, performance and cost. The annual Innovation in Bioplastics Award goes to companies applying Bioplastics to innovative, purposeful product design. Read More

Krones strengthens process technology with acquisition in China

Source: CPRJ Editorial Team
News 22.10.2018
Krones, the world's leading manufacturer of filling and packaging technology, has acquired the business operations and assets of Shanghai Xiantong Equipment Installation effective 1 September 2018.
The Chinese company has been a partner and supplier to Krones in the field of process technology for many years. Krones Taicang has partnered successfully with Xiantong on the production, installation, and commissioning of process technology equipment for the past 20 years in order to best serve the local market. Read More

Strategic Alliance Between Interpack, Ipack-Ima and UCIMA Signed

22th Oct. 2018
Under the terms of the agreements, Interpack and Ipack-Ima will reciprocally support their packaging trade fairs held in Duseldorf and Milan whilst UCIMA will provide support to the international events of Messe Dusseldorf organized as part of Interpack alliance. The aim of the partnership is to offer a reference network to companies in the packaging branch and related processing industries. The partners now have signed respective agreements defining the details of their partnership, first announced at interpack 2017.Read More

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