More convenience in UHT milk

More convenience in UHT milk SIG Combibloc (www.sigcombibloc.com.br), a member of ABRE, is supplying the combiSwift screw cap to the UHT milk line of Complem. The Complete products will be presented now in one liter aseptic cartons combiblocStandard with the exclusive cap. The purpose is to offer consumers more convenience as the package can be easily opened and reclosed and the product can be poured without any waste. A t... Read more

New automation center

New automation center GS1, Brazilian Automation Association, a partner of ABRE, launched its Innovation and Technology Center in its new headquarters in São Paulo. The Center was projected based in the most advanced automation process and shows logistic operations for distribution and retail, storage and traceability of medicines as well as intelligent stores. It was created with equipment donated by partners - Cassiol... Read more

ABRE organizes event about Interpack

ABRE organizes event about Interpack About 10 days after Interpack, ABRE offered to its members an exclusive event about trends and news presented in Interpack 2014 (May 08-14 – Düsseldorf, Germany). The new products, technologies, machinery and trends were presented by Manoel Müller, Director of the design office Müller Camacho, Cristina Sartoretto, New Business Unit of Avery Dennison and Ninian Richardson, Director of UVPack. I... Read more

New president for Tetra Pak

New president for Tetra Pak The Brazilian executive, Paulo Nigro, President of Tetra Pak Brazil & Paraguay (www.tetrapak.com.br) and Vice President of Central and South Americas, will assume, beginning in July 1st, the leadership of the group in North, Central and South Americas. In the company since 1991, the executive had already been President of Canada and Italy operations. In Brazil, the company registered a turn... Read more

Agfa launches showroom

Agfa launches showroom Agfa (www.agfagraphics.com), a member of ABRE, launched recently its new showroom in the technical school of graphic arts Senai Barueri, in São Paulo. In the space the company is presenting the launches for big formats, as well as its software line, that will be used in the training courses of Senai. There were installed the printers Anapurna M2050 and Jeti Titan X. They will be replaced annually ... Read more

Partnership Klabin and Voith Paper

Partnership Klabin and Voith Paper The member of ABRE, Klabin (www.klabin.com.br) will increase its capacity of production of cardboard to 440 thousand tones with the remodeling of the Voith Paper machine installed in the Telêmaco Borba plant, located in the state of Paraná (south of Brazil). The project aim is to increase 15% in the current capacity as well as the improvement of the quality of final product. The cardboard produced... Read more

Multipack solutions

Multipack solutions The member of ABRE, 3M (www.3m.com.br), launched the Multipack solution which the main attribute is to be more sustainable to the promotional packaging market. The solution also adds value to the primary and secondary packages and increases productivity with a better environmental performance. It is a global launch, developed in Brazil, and consists in a customized equipment to be installed in the... Read more

Special bag structure for inoculants

Special bag structure for inoculants With the purpose of supplying packages for the market of inoculants used in agriculture, ABRE’s member, Embaquim (www.embaquim.com.br), launched a special structure for plastic bags which the main difference is permeability to gases. This kind of product demands a gas change, as the live organisms filled in the bag, need to brief. The structure is also thinner than the traditional and, for this re... Read more

New adhesives for lamination

New adhesives for lamination The member of ABRE, Henkel (www.henkel.com.br) will launch at Fispal Tecnologia 2014 the Loctite Liofol adhesive line developed from renewable sources that covers all levels of performance and joins performance and sustainability. The company will also introduce the Technomelt 6200 Freedom, a high technology adhesive based in thermoplastics resins and specially developed to glue packages in which ... Read more

Emotions spray collection

Emotions spray collection This is the name of the line of valves and dispensers that MWV (www.mwvrigesa.com.br), a member of ABRE, launched at FCE Cosmetique. The items are specially indicated for the beauty and personal care segments and the collection is composed by six sprays valves for luxury fragrances, each one with a different kind of spray. The idea is that each fragrance is combined with a specific valve creating ... Read more

Children are target for beauty and hygiene industries

Children are target for beauty and hygiene industries Children are important consumers to the Brazilian cosmetics industries. This niche of market is increasing in the same proportion of the general market: 10% in 2013 compared to the previous year, reaching almost US$ 653 million of turnover. About 13% of the world consumption of hygiene and cosmetic products by children are in Brazil, country that occupies the 2nd place in the global market. The... Read more

Environmental performance

Environmental performance ABRE’s member, Avery Dennison (www.averydennison.com) ended 2013 with a positive performance in sustainable actions: there was an increase in waste reduction in all operation in South America, including the Brazilian plant, in Vinhedo (state of São Paulo). In 2013 the percentage of waste sent to recycling or that was used to generate energy was more than 70% in the region, against 60% registered i... Read more

New formats for carton package

New formats for carton package Tetra Pak (www.tetrapak.com.br), ABRE’s member, launched in the local market the Tetra Brik® Aseptic 250 Base Crystal. With two front panels shaped as a crystal, the launch offers new possibilities of graphic design, reinforcing the image of the product in the point of purchase. The new format was first tested in China where researches showed the great visual appeal of the new aseptic carton due t... Read more

Partnership in packaging for Easter

Partnership in packaging for Easter For another year, Jofer (www.jofer.com.br), a member of ABRE, and the food producer Santa Edwiges joined efforts to develop different packaging option for Easter. This year they created two gift packages for the Easter cakes Bolo Clássico de Páscoa com Glacê e Frutas and Bolo Clássico de Páscoa com Chocolate. The main aspects are the new format and the package safety; packages are produced with lo... Read more

Efficiency in plastic tubes

Efficiency in plastic tubes The member of ABRE, C-Pack (www.c-pack.com.br) is reinforcing its position in the sun block products, a category that increases every year in Brazil. The company offers more than 700 possible variations of formats and combination of decoration systems. As the main trades for this category, the company highlights the friendly packages with more intelligent application systems, like the flip top cap... Read more

Investment in people

Investment in people To invest in the capacity of professionals is one of the main targets for many Brazilian companies in 2014. A research conducts by the Deloitte consultancy confirmed it. From 509 companies interviewed, 67% said will invest in the improvement of their teams. This number is higher than the percentage of companies that said they will launch products and services (55%). At Ibema (www.ibema.com.br), a ... Read more

Fusions & acquisitions

The number of fusions and acquisitions in the paper and wood companies in Brazil increases a lot in 2013. Last year there were nine transactions against four in the previous year that represents an increase of 125%. Considered the kind of transaction, five are domestic, two CB2 (Brazilian company that acquires, from foreign, the capital of a company established abroad) and two CB4 (foreign company... Read more

A company to admire

A company to admire The member of ABRE, DuPont (www.dupont.com.br) was mentioned by the Fortune magazine in the 43rd position in the ranking of the 50 most admired companies in the world. For the third consecutive year, the company is the only one in its sector to be part of the “Top 50”. The list is prepared from a base of 1,500 companies, considering the 15 biggest in each industry segment globally and the 10 bigge... Read more

Agreement for plastic education

Agreement for plastic education With the support of ABRE, Abiplast (Brazilian Plastic Association) and CETEA (Center of Packaging Technology), the American company PTI (www.plastictechnologies.com), a member of ABRE, will accomplish in Brazil the seminar “Technology and Sustainability for PET Packaging” composed by three consecutive and independent modules. The event will cover the fundamental knowledge about material and produc... Read more

New concept for dairy in Brazil

New concept for dairy in Brazil Due to a partnership with SIG Combibloc (www.sig.com.br), a member of ABRE, the Brazilian dairy producer Latco launched a new product concept in local market: chocolate beverage with pieces of real fruits. The ChocoLatco+ is presented in two versions – chocolate + coconut pieces and chocolate and strawberry + coconut pieces – in combiblocSmall aseptic carton packages of 250 ml. The development of ... Read more

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