The TBA/19 Retrofitability Kit for Tetra
Brik Aseptic 200 and 250 Edge.
Under the theme of 'Today, Tomorrow, Together,' Tetra
Pak will showcase recent developments in the Tetra
Evero[R] Aseptic (TEA) as well as the TBA 19 and Tetra
Pak[R] A3/Speed filling machines.
Tech did not provide financial details on the acquisition, which adds local knowledge and scientific know-how, while marking a significant step forward in its growth in Latin America, the buyer's chairman and CEO, Dan Batrack, said.
Pak's OptiSize volume concept for Tetra
Fino Aseptic allows customers to produce cartons tailored precisely to 70 ml and 220 ml portions -- with more size options to follow -- thus reducing packaging materials waste.
This accolade could not have been achieved without the contribution of Tetra
Pak's loyal customers in the region, whose confidence in our packaging solutions and services is the reason behind ocess." He further added, "Our participation at Gulfood 2011 is demonstrative of Tetra
Pak's commitment to the Greater Middle East (GME) region, in which Pakistan is a key market."
The region, which accounts for about 7 per cent of global Tetra
Pak sales, continued this trend in the first quarter of this year with double-digit growth of 15-20 per cent over the same period last year.
To meet current calcium chloride demand, TETRA
has to purchase HCl and calcium chloride from alternative and higher cost suppliers.
As the Platinum Award winner, Tetra
Tech placed second out of all entrants.
Motorola said the contract also includes TETRA
devices for mobile voice and data communication.
"Through this acquisition, Tetra
Pak Processing Systems will broaden its offering in the dairy and cheese categories, enabling Tetra
Pak to offer complete production solutions," said Sam Stromersen, president of Tetra
Pak Processing Systems.
The aseptic packaging that Tetra
Pak makes is comprised of paper (75 percent), polyethylene (20 percent) and aluminum foil (5 percent).
SWEDISH packaging giant Tetra
Pak is to phase out a chemical used in milk andjuice cartons after traces of it were found in products Tetra
Pak eliminated the use of the ITX chemical from infant formula packages in October.