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
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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
In an internal memo about the award Neil Saunders, CEO of the company, stated,Read more
The Independent Carton Group (ICG), an association of 19 independently owned and operated folding carton manufacturers, is pleased to highlight its members’ recent news and the ways in which they make their mark in the packaging community.Read more
This brought total containerboard production for 2014 to 35.4 million tons, up 1.8% from a year ago.
US containerboard mills ran at 94.7% of capacity in December, up slightly from 94.3% in November and 90.3% a year ago, AF&PA reported.Read more