• MPS Belfast takes a press to impress its customers

    By Converter on May 14, 2018
    Manufacturing healthcare cartons requires an eye for detail and the latest MPS Belfast investment is designed to ensure customers receive top notch quality and service Westrock’s MPS healthcare cartons facility in Belfast has invested in a Speedmaster XL 106-6+LYYLX press from Heidelberg to enable it to meet customer demand for shorter run lengths, faster delivery, high quality and legibility. “As […]
  • PCI launches high containment packaging facility at Ireland site, EU

    By Converter on April 23, 2018
    Most recent EU acquisition and PCI’s latest site to offer state-of-the-art contained packaging facility to global customers for potent compounds Today, leading pharmaceutical outsourcing services provider PCI Pharma Services (PCI) premiered its new contained packaging facility for the primary and secondary packaging of highly potent products at its newly acquired site near Dublin, Ireland, EU.  This latest investment further demonstrates […]
  • World-leading pharmaceutical developer turns to TorqSense

    By Converter on March 23, 2018
    TorqSense transducers are used to ensure caps are being properly fitted to pharmaceutical bottles in a high speed packaging line run by the Almac Group at its global headquarters in Craigavon, Northern Ireland, UK The Almac Group is a pharmaceutical and biotech development and manufacturing organisation. Founded fifty years ago in Craigavon, Northern Ireland, it now has operations around the […]
  • Kingspan Protective Packaging sets sights on GB

    By Converter on July 1, 2014
    Kingspan Protective Packaging is making its debut in Great Britain with the appointment of a new packaging division sales manager Sanjit Dosanjh and the launch of a new website and marketing campaign. Kingspan Protective Packaging (KPP) specialises in custom moulded and pre-cut packaging solutions manufactured from either EPS (expanded polystyrene) or EPP (expanded polypropylene). EPS packaging is particularly popular in […]
  • East meets West in Ireland

    By Converter on August 16, 2010
    INTERNATIONAL INFRARED heating systems specialist manufacturer Ceramicx says it is responding to a surge of demand it received from the Chinaplas 2010 exhibition in over April. Founder and managing director Frank Wilson dodged the volcano ash travel crisis to spend three days at China’s annual plastics exhibition in April. Wilson says that ‘Ceramicx and its products were very warmly received […]