Packaging solutions company MeadWestvaco Corp.’s new identity is “MWV: How brands take shape,” which was chosen to articulate its global packaging capabilities.
Sidel opened a new Packaging Development and Tooling Center in Guadalajara, Mexico. The facility offers all of Sidel’s plastic bottle manufacturing services, and has an manufacturing capacity of 2,000 molds per year that can be used on all blow molding machines.
Integrated packaging equipment provider Pro Mach Inc. has acquired pressure-sensitive labeling equipment designer and manufacturer Labeling Systems Inc. (LSI). LSI is now a division of Pro Mach’s Identification and Tracking Business Unit.
Multivac has joined with commercial hygiene chemicals provider Johnson Diversey to deliver a customized sanitation plan to every customer purchasing a Multivac packaging system with clean-in-place (CIP) option. The same customers will also each receive a free customized introductory chemical solutions kit.
Hewlett Packard has received the 2007 Industry Award of the National Association for Printing Leadership. The award is given annually to a graphic arts manufacturer or supplier.