Latest Issue: June 2015

Coca-Cola invests in EMC impact tester system
Published: Jul 30, 2015

EMC has installed a semi–automatic Impact tester in the Coca-Cola laboratories located in Brussels.

Coca-cola has replaced its former manual system with the semi-automatic impact tester, which allows the company to…


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GIMAV joins with Vitrum 2015
Published: Jul 30, 2015

A number of leading GIMAV member companies will be exhibiting at this year’s Vitrum event, held on the 6th-9th October at Fiera Milano.

Typically more geared towards the flat glass sector, the participation of GIMAV members will put the spotlight on hollow glass processing at this year’s event.

A number of leading GIMAV member companies will be there with examples of…


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Saint-Gobain’s acquisition of Sika is authorised
Published: Jul 29, 2015

The European Commission has authorised Saint-Gobain's acquisition of control over Sika.

The European Commission has conducted an investigation to assess whether Saint-Gobain and Sika currently compete in the same markets.

It concludes that both groups’ activities are largely complementary, including in the area of mortars.

The limited overlaps do not raise any…


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