Berry Global Inc. has completed the investments establishing a Center of Excellence for carded nonwovens in Terno, Italy. The two-year program delivers enhanced production, conversion and innovation capabilities. New and upgraded production lines optimize the production of low and high basis weight, air-through bonded carded nonwovens. Downstream capability has been enhanced with the installation of a new advanced spooling asset. With a key focus on innovation, Berry has established a multi-layer pilot line and dedicated application laboratory to support customers in the development of enhanced functionality such as softness and sustainability.
Berry first announced this investment in early 2016. Other recent investment initiatives include new lines in Asia and North America.