Amcor and Bemis have closed their $A9.2bn merger deal following final regulatory approvals being received.

Visy boss Anthony Pratt is Australia's richest person for the third consecutive year, beating mining magnate Gina Rinehart on the Australian Financial Review's roundup of the country's 200 wealthiest people.

Coca-Cola Amatil has sold SPC to Shepparton Partners Collective for $40 million, it announced this week.

Esko is hosting an open house at the end of the month, designed to highlight how its innovations are enabling label and flexo printers to meet modern day challenges.

UK supermarket giant Waitrose is launching a packaging-free shopping experiment, with one of its flagship stores supplying a host of food, drink and household products without packaging.

Amcor and Bemis are set to merge on Tuesday 11 June after receiving antitrust clearance in the US and approval from the Australian Federal Court.

Three packaging companies have been recognised as “Partners for Growth” at Coca-Cola Amatil’s annual awards.

Ball & Doggett's Evening of Rubbish Talks delivered inspiration to the crowd of designers and graphic media professionals who gathered at The Distillery in Sydney. PKN was there.

Malaysia will send up to 100 tonnes of waste back to Australia after its government deemed the waste too contaminated to recycle.

Market intelligence agency Mintel says there are four major trends impacting packaging, which it says have major implications for consumers, brands, and manufacturers.

Bobst is celebrating after its innovative Digital Inspection Table was named winner in the Best Inspection System category at the 2019 European Digital Press Association (EDP) Awards.

The falling Aussie dollar will see prices of carton, board and paper rise over the next month or two, likely by around four per cent.

Australians were among those honoured at the gala WorldStar Packaging Awards 2019 event attended by 350 international guests in Prague, Czech Republic, and hosted by the World Packaging Organisation earlier this month.

Landa chief executive Yishai Amir says the company is looking at installing half a dozen of its Nano presses in Australia within the next three years, two of them for carton printing and two for flexible package printing.

Recommendations from the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) to the federal government to broaden the GST on pre-prepared and packaged meals have been rejected by Prime Minister Scott Morrison and finance minister Matthias Cormann.