AICC “Cycling Committee” Chairman Guy Ockerlund, president of OxBox in Addison, Ill., has announced the formation of AICC’s “Recyclers,” an informal bicycle club for AICC members. The club will have its first outing Oct. 8-12, 2015, in the Columbia River Gorge wine country region in North Central Oregon.Read more
Atlantic Packaging Products Ltd. has created a new joint venture sheet feeder located in Carol Stream, Ill. The new joint venture, BlackHawk Corrugated, will be co-owned and operated by Atlantic and its JV partner StandFast Packaging of Addison, Ill. Atlantic's investment in BlackHawk will exceed $40 million and create in excess of 100 new jobs in the region. BlackHawk is expected to be fully operational by late 2015.Read more
PM2 is about 4 m wide and produces Fluting, Test Liner in two layers in a basis weight range of 80 to 180 g/m2, from 100% waste paper, at a maximum operating speed of 870 m/min.
The bottom layer ÆGOTMSTREAM S is equipped with smarpro dilution water system for the basis weight profiling.Read more
The two sides met Friday, just a week after KapStone reportedly withdrew offers for retroactive pay hikes and a high-deductible Kaiser health insurance option. The company's insistence that the traditional Kaiser plan be eliminated is a key issue for the rank and file.Read more
Taking place at Birmingham's NEC, Packaging Innovations 2015 will feature dedicated Ecopack and Contract Pack areas and will be co-located with Empack and Label&Print, bringing together over 350 exhibitors from throughout the packaging industry.Read more
Smurfit Kappa's 2015 trade fair season will kick off in late January in California, with the Unified Wine and Grape Symposium in Sacramento.
This event hosts more than 700 booths, has 28 large vineyard and winery machinery areas, and encompasses a wide range of products related to the wine and grape industry. There will be a wide range of international representatives at the various sessions and exhibits. As a true expert in Bag-in-Box® solutions for wine, Smurfit Kappa will showcase its products and expertise.Read more