Facts and data

  • Packaging of nutraceutical products

    Feb 14, 2022
    Data and facts of a market that, also in Italy, is experiencing a moment of expansion. The packaging mix of nutraceuticals, with specific types of packaging for the various forms.
  • Innova Group at 100 million

    Feb 10, 2022
    2021 investments in technology and infrastructure of 7 million euros, as well as strategic paper purchases, have allowed Innova Group to grow in the market, despite the difficult economic environment.
  • Health & Pharma travels fast on the web

    Feb 09, 2022
    Digital health in Italy counts 18 million buyers and is worth 1.5 billion euros (+43.3% over 2020).  Evidence from the Netcomm Focus Digital Health&Pharma.
  • Adhesives... mon amour

    Feb 04, 2022
    Sun Chemical acquires SAPICI and strengthens its position as an integrated supplier not only of inks for packaging printing, but also of adhesives for lamination.
  • SUP Directive: Italy risks infringement procedure

    Jan 21, 2022
    Brussels may start an infringement procedure against Italy for the incorrect application of the so-called SUP Directive (Single Use Plastics) aimed at products that cannot be placed on the markets of EU Member States.
  • The winners of the Gmund Award 2021

    Jan 21, 2022
    The submissions were judged on the following criteria: implementation and success in the market, quality of printing and processing, creativity, innovation and design, the exclusive use of Gmund papers and sustainability
  • Strategic partnership to tackle plastic packaging waste

    Jan 14, 2022
    Borealis, one of the world’s leading providers of advanced and circular polyolefin solutions and one of the European leaders in base chemicals and fertilizers, and Reclay Group, international expert in environmental and material recovery management...
  • Guala Closures receives "ISSC Plus" certification

    Dec 23, 2021
    The recognition, issued by Bureau Veritas, certifying the sustainability and traceability characteristics of closures manufactured at the Spinetta Marengo plant, using ISCC Plus accredited plastic material.
  • Fedrigoni Group reports nine months of robust growth

    Dec 21, 2021
    The Fedrigoni Group has consolidated its growth trend with turnover up 18.5% and EBITDA up 12.5% compared to the first nine months of 2020. Turnover in the July-September quarter surpassed pre-Covid levels by 50%.
  • Romaco inaugurates the new plant in Italy

    Dec 17, 2021
    A five-day open house was held in mid-November to celebrate the recent move by Romaco S.r.l., the Romaco Group’s Italian subsidiary, into a modern new building in Bologna Pianoro.
  • Ranpak acquires Recycold Cool Solutions

    Dec 13, 2021
    Ranpak Holdings Corp. (NYSE: PACK), a global leader of environmentally sustainable, paper-based packaging solutions, has acquired the Netherlands-based sustainable cool packs manufacturer Recycold Cool Solutions.
  • Packaging machinery: 2021 turnover above €8 billion (+8%)

    Dec 07, 2021
    According to the preliminary figures published by the MECS – Ucima Research Centre, the sector is returning to growth. Both the domestic market (+18%) and exports (+5%) are performing well. Approximately 7 months of production is guaranteed in 2022.
  • New non-food trends in Italy

    Dec 01, 2021
    The Covid-19 pandemic has led to significant changes in purchasing patterns for non-food products, from clothing and household appliances to video games, telephony, DIY and home furnishings. GS1 Italy has analysed the impact on sales and the retail sector.
  • Between emotions and strategies

    Nov 29, 2021
    Cama Group celebrates its 40th anniversary and confirms that "doing business" today means fielding speed of reaction in managing complexity and transforming what others consider impediments into opportunities.