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Advanced service functions for machinery and equipment

B&R continues to expand its mapp technology software framework. The new mapp tweet function allows a machine application to send information via text message or email. The increased intelligence boosts machine availability. Automated text messaging The new software block mapp tweet allows a machine application to send text messages and emails triggered by specific events. read more »

Amcor Flexibles Acquires Essel Propack’s PIPL

Amcor Flexibles India has recently acquired Packaging India Private Limited (PIPL) from Indian collapsible tubes and laminates manufacturer Essel Propack in a $26.4m deal. The deal comes as Essel Propack is planning to focus on core tube packaging by exiting the non-core adhesive lamination packaging business. The core tube packaging business is said to have read more »

Essel Propack Opens New Facility In China & Egypt

Essel Propack has set up new manufacturing capability in China with an aim to achieve 5.1% market share in China’s non-oral care tube market in fiscal year 2015-16 from current 3.2%. The company inaugurated its fifth plant in China, with the commissioning of EPSL (Essel Propack Suzhou Ltd) in Suzhou (East China) for the non-oral care category. The read more »