NORTHBROOK, IL , Sept. 30, 2016 (Press Release) -KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (the “Company” or “KapStone”) today announced that the Company will be present at the Packaging that Sells Conference being held in Chicago from October 3 through 5 to showcase its Kraftpak paperboard product line.Read more
VILNIUS, Lithuania, Sept. 29, 2016 (Globe Newswire) -AB Grigeo Klaipėdos Kartonas, in cooperation with Voith GmbH owned by Voith Paper S.A., successfully completed the 1st stage of modernisation of cardboard paper production machine (hereinafter the PM3 paper machine) and made a decisive step towards the implementation of the strategic plan which, through the modernisation of the PM3 paper machine in three stages, will enable the company to double its production capacity in about 3-5 years.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 29, 2016 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply paper machine modifications and a new winder to Laakirchen Papier AG in Austria. Laakirchen Papier will convert its paper machine 10 (PM 10) to produce lightweight containerboard. Currently PM 10 is producing publication paper. The start-up of the paper machine and the winder is scheduled for the autumn of 2017.
The order is included in Valmet's third quarter 2016 orders received. The value of the order will not be disclosed. The value of an order of this type is typically EUR 5-10 million.Read more
KETTERING, UK, Sept. 16, 2016 (Press Release) -In August, we started up a state of the art Mitsubishi EVOL flexo folder gluer at our site in Selby. We opted for this machine to help increase productivity further from the converting department and one of the key reasons we chose this machine is the accuracy of box formation in a single process. “We are working even more closely with our customers to ensure they get the highest quality boxes possible,” says Julian Freeman, Sales & Marketing Director.Read more
LONDON, Sept. 28, 2016 (Press Release) -The packaging system with a clever coupling mechanism and an innovative protective padding for steering wheel switches by Valeo convinced the jury of the German Packaging Award.Read more
ZHANGZHOU, China, Sept. 28, 2016 (Press Release) -On July 29, 2016, Liansheng Paper Industry (Longhai) Co., Ltd. signed a contract with Voith in Zhangzhou, Fujian Province, for a new packaging paper machine, the PM 9. This move not only takes the cooperation between Liansheng and Voith to a new level, but also strengthens Voith's leading position in the global packaging paper machine market.Read more
PARIS, May 26, 2016 (Press Release) -At its 2016 edition, ALL4PACK Paris, the international reference trade event for the packaging and intralogistics sector, will be offering an unprecedented range of content, addressing today’s most pressing themes for industry professionals: connected and ultra-smart packaging, health, safety and transparency issues, eco-design and zero waste, and e-commerce.Read more
BRUSSELS, Sept. 28, 2016 (Press Release) -Special papers from Sappi have won another highly regarded award. This year, the German Packaging Award 2016 in the New Materials category went to the Sappi Guard product family. The packaging awards were announced at a ceremony on 27 September 2016 at Fachpack in Nuremberg, Germany. The jury praised Sappi's sustainable paper packaging solutions, which offer innovative integrated barrier and heat sealing properties otherwise only achievable with multi-layer films.Read more
ATLANTA, GA, Sept. 28, 2016 (Press Release) -David Withers, President, announced that Coldwater has sold and completed the start-up of another PCA Dryer Passivation System at a recycled mill in the Southwest U.S.
The innovative PCA Dryer Passivation System has been installed on a 4.5 meter (176 inch) wide recycled paperboard machine that was experiencing significant build-up in the first section of dryers, especially on the dryer fabric and felt return rolls, which resulted in unscheduled downtime for cleaning.Read more