Public Relations

Public Relations


Next Generation Films Adds Several VAREX Blown Film Lines from W&H

As part of the $75M expansion at Next Generation Films in Lexington, OH, the company has ordered several VAREX blown film lines from W&H for the production of multilayer specialty films.

Next Generation CEO, Dave Frecka, said the company will fill its new plant with leading edge technology to mix with its “own brand of magic” and set the standard for film in the industry. He added, “We’ve chosen W&H for future growth based on the success we’ve experienced together over the past years.”


The VAREX modular blown film line from W&H covers a broad range of applications from mono to 3-, 5-, 7-, 9- and 11-layers.


Along with adding 80 acres to its existing campus, building a new...



Windmöller & Hölscher Group to Exhibit at PackExpo 2016 in Chicago

The Windmöller & Hölscher Group (W&H), including subsidiaries BSW Machinery and Garant Maschinenhandel, will exhibit at PackExpo 2016 in McCormick Place, booth E-7955 in the Upper Lakeside building.

W&H will showcase the range of paper, plastic and polywoven bags and sacks that can be produced on the company’s multiwall, FFS and converting machinery. In addition to packaging experts, an international team will be on hand to consult on film extrusion and printing presses.


Garant will run demonstrations and job changes on the new TRIUMPH 2-T8 block bottom bag machine. Launched earlier in 2016, the TRIUMPH 2-T8 enables shorter job changes, faster running speeds and higher output than its...