The integration of new businesses and 'bale characterisation' at the GLT stage are continuing to ensure that NDC Technologies continues a steady path of growth in its tobacco-related business. Dr Ian Benson, Vice President Business Development of the company, spoke to TJI in more detail about the latest developments in the company.
Erik Bloomquist is a London-based tobacco analyst for Berenberg Bank, one of Europe’s oldest private banks. Bloomquist moderated the second day of discussions on e-cigarettes in Wiesbaden, Germany, organised by TJI. The ‘TobaccoCampus’ dialogue continues below.
Founded in 1970 initially as a supplier of scientific calculators, Tews Elektronik is now one of the world’s leading manufacturers of microwave measuring devices used by the tobacco industry. The company covers measurements from the incoming bale to the outgoing cigarette and is also active in filters. General Manager André Tews explains more:
CEO Kevin Frija heads Vapor Corp, a leading, publicly traded pure-play e-cig company. Frija shared some of his insights on recent regulations and restrictions concerning e-cigarettes, as well as pending regulations for the tobacco industry
Bobst of Switzerland is the world's leading supplier of equipment and services to packaging manufacturers in the folding carton, corrugated board and flexible materials industries. Alfred Ulli explains to TJI how the company goes about its quest for flexibility and innovation.