SOLNA, Sweden, Sept. 23, 2016 (Press Release) -BillerudKorsnäs innovation and design agency NINE wins gold and bronze in the concept category at Pentawards, the packaging world's finest award. NINE is a subsidiary of BillerudKorsnäs and offers services within packaging innovation and design to brand owners, primarily within fast moving consumer goods.Read more
PANKAKOSKI, Finland, Sept. 22, 2016 (Press Release) -Following recent investment at the mill in Finland, and as a result of extensive product development, Pankaboard is delighted to introduce a new Folding Boxboard to the product portfolio.
PANKALUX, is a new GC1 Folding Boxboard that has been engineered with the demands of the luxury packaging market in mind, and the luxury beverage sector in particular. The result of the development can be seen as outstanding printing quality, an improved surface for lamination, and improved runnability on high speed packaging lines.Read more
ROCHESTER, NY , Sept. 20, 2016 (Press Release) -Printing Impressions magazine announced that Diamond Packaging won three awards in the 29th annual Gold Ink Awards competition, the industry's most prestigious print competition. Winners were chosen from nearly 1,000 entries submitted within 50 different categories. Entries were judged on print quality, technical difficulty, and overall visual effect.Read more
STOCKHOLM, Sept. 21, 2016 (Press Release) -Stora Enso showcased its new Performa Brilliance board product last year in Monaco. At the Luxe Pack Monaco 2016 exhibition, Stora Enso will introduce new, higher basis weights for Performa Brilliance to better serve packaging customers’ demands.
Performa Brilliance is ideal for packaging cosmetics, fragrances, perfumes, beauty and hair care products and luxury products such as jewellery, watches, champagne and fine spirits.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 21, 2016 (Press Release) -At Luxe Pack 2016 Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, is showcasing a selection of fresh fibre folding boxboards and white linerboards designed to meet the demands of the most sophisticated packaging designs.Read more
HOCKENHEIM, Germany, Sept. 21, 2016 (Press Release) -Sonoco, one of the largest global diversified packaging companies, has announced its latest innovation: SquareCan, a visually differentiating rigid paperboard container in a square format. The company showcases the distinctive SquareCan at FachPack trade show, September 27th – 29th in Nuremberg, Germany, Hall 5, Booth #345. Sonoco’s new paperboard can is a reaction to the growing demand for new packaging formats. In an increasingly competitive environment, it is important for brands to stand out.Read more
STOCKHOLM, Sept. 19, 2016 (Press Release) -The Pro Carton ECMA Awards 2016 were granted 15th September at the annual congress of ECMA, the European Association of Carton and Cartonboard manufacturers. The best cartons for confectionery, healthcare and beverage were made of Stora Enso’s board materials.Read more
KOTKA, Finland, Sept. 20, 2016 (Press Release) -Kotkamills Consumer Boards will be present at LUXE PACK Monaco, 21–23 September 2016, introducing AEGLE Luxe, folding boxboard designed for premium packaging.
Having recently started production, Kotkamills new cartonboard machine is producing a completely new range of folding boxboards for the packaging industry under the brand name AEGLE.Read more
GRAZ, Austria, Sept. 20, 2016 (Press Release) -International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from ZAOR “Narodnoye Predpriyatie Naberezhnye Chelny Paper Mill named after S.P. Titov”, the leading packaging producer in Russia, to upgrade and modernize its PM K-28 paper machine in Chelny. Start-up is scheduled for the first quarter of 2018.Read more