Diamond Packaging won 10 awards in the 71st annual North American Paperboard Packaging Competition, the industry's premier showcase for all that is new and outstanding in paperboard packaging design and technology. Awards were presented last month at the PPC Fall Meeting and Leadership Conference in Atlanta, GA.Read more
Benson Group, one of the UK's leading printed folding carton suppliers, has announced details of a safety award received from their parent company, Graphic Packaging International (GPI), for its manufacturing facility in Bardon, Leicestershire.Read more
A new study demonstrates that Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) used to ship fruits and vegetables in Canada are not properly sanitized and show traces of E coli.
The report, developed by a University of Guelph professor and researcher, Keith Warriner, indicates that sanitation standards of RPCs are inadequate for a second consecutive year. "We saw alarming levels of sanitization and significant risk for food contamination," said Warriner.Read more
At the ceremony for the German Packaging Awards 2014 DS Smith l Packaging Division D-A-CH once again proved its innovative strength. The display and packaging specialist was awarded the coveted trophy not once, but twice for attention-grabbing display solutions.Read more
Warren, the UK's leading independent cartonboard and graphical board and paper stockist, has announced that its new converting facility is now fully operational and at full capacity, with the potential to increase its capacity further with the introduction of a shift system.
The newly opened converting facility formed part of Warren's recent seven figure investment, announced earlier this year, which includes a reel and pallet stock operation, reel to sheet cutting and rewinding and guillotining, all of which are based at the new 42,000 sq. ft. premises in West Bromwich.Read more
Smurfit Kappa celebrates the opening of a new Bag-in-Box® plant in Ibi, Spain, meeting a growing demand in the Mediterranean region.
The ultra-modern facility, which has seen an investment of €28m by the company, boasts itself as one of the world's leading Bag-in-Box® plants, integrating the production of taps and bags under one roof.
In addition, it offers a showcase of the world's newest and some of the best performing features in Bag-in-Box® production, while meeting the highest standards of hygiene, safety and quality.Read more