recently added a set of five new round jars to its ThermaLite line.
The investment, says APPE
, comes on the back of several "extremely successful years" and will support both an increase in sales and development of the manufacturing platform of the business.
ThermaLitee[R] jars are manufactured using the unique double-blow technology developed by APPE
and Nissei ASB which enables them to be hot-filled and/or pasteurised at temperatures of up to 95[degrees]C.
While being disappointed that we weren't able to acquire APPE
in the administration process of La Seda de Barcelona, Petainer is well positioned and supported to continue to develop and grow the PET and plastics market with current products as well as new launches in the coming months," commented Nigel Pritchard, CEO of Petainer.
Heat Set bottles are manufactured with the company's purpose-designed resin and produced using a specialised blowing process which adds strength and rigidity to the PET molecular structure.
makes plastic preforms and containers for beverage, food, alcohol, personal care and household markets.
Competition judge, John Bunker, said: "The standard of entries was very high again this year but the APPE
jars sood out as meeting all the criteria for a winner, including convincing success in the market place.
says the jar is up to 85 percent lighter than glass equivalents with a smaller footprint, delivering huge savings in transport costs both before and after filling.
bottle incorporates the company's pioneering Bind-Ox[TM] technology to give the Passata its extended shelf life.
Manufacturer of PET preforms, APPE
, has invested [euro]1.
Packaging solutions specialist APPE
has been recognised for both its innovative product development and sustainability achievements at the Plastics Industry Awards 2012.
, designer and manufacturer of PET preforms, bottles and containers, is set to increase output and enhance its flexibility to meet customers' requirements, following its investment of around [pounds sterling] 1.