has recently been bought out by Dienst Verpackungstechnik, located in Hochheim near Frankfurt, a German manufacturer of end-load cartoning systems and high-speed carton erectors.

"This important marriage of skill bases and expertise enables the Dienst Group and UK agent Partners in Packaging to offer the most comprehensive range of packaging lines for either cartonboard or corrugated board, of any company within the industry," says Duncan Macintyre, MD of Partners in Packaging.