Arc has confirmed three appointments to its executive management team to support key initiatives in the company’s future development. Xavier Roy-Contancin is named Group Chief Financial Officer, Laurent Hien becomes Group Vice President of Operations and Stéphan Fertikh is appointed Director of Human Resources for Europe.
British Glass has issued an open letter to the UK Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Roseanna Cunningham, addressing concerns about the inclusion of glass in the proposed Scottish deposit return scheme.
Allure Wine’s recently unveiled bottle design is understood to be making a bold, luxury statement on the wine shelf. Inspired by Marilyn Monroe’s iconic song ‘Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend’, the bottle has been designed for the brand’s three wines: Merlot Rosé, Pinot Grigio and Cabernet Sauvignon.
Japan’s DIC Corp, whose global subsidiaries include Sun Chemical, is to acquire BASF’s global pigments business, known as BASF Colors & Effects. The acquisition will broaden DIC’s portfolio as a global manufacturer of pigments, including those for electronic displays, cosmetics, coatings, plastics, inks and specialty applications.
Flat glass processing technology specialist, Glaston outsources the majority of its ICT services to software and services company Tieto. Through a strategic partnership, Tieto will support Glaston in transforming its ICT environment to better serve current and future business needs.
With Tieto’s support, Glaston intends to streamline its ICT services and increase its cost-effectiveness. The agreement covers infrastructure, end user and application management services globally.