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
The UV LED Curing Community is a website community designed by Mr. Paul Mills, a long-time UV curing proponent of UV curing. This non-commercial website was formed to focus specifically on growing the UV LED curing industry. The community works with publications, suppliers, and associations to provide news and information to their readers and members.
The Community has two primary purposes:Read more
The competition, which recognises and rewards international packaging design innovation and excellence and is organised by the World Packaging Organisation, has awarded DS Smith no less than three highly coveted prizes for its groundbreaking work for major household name brands. The firm was the only UK packaging firm to win three awards.Read more
The Lunar New Year will fall on February 19, and the whole country will be on a week-long holiday starting from February 18.
At Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing, eight out of 10 recycled containerboard and grayback coated duplex board PMs at its mills in Dongguan will take downtime alternately from mid-February to mid-March, curtailing production by around 90,000 tonnes.Read more