Following weeks of closed testing sessions and private demonstrations since it was launched in April this year, the Goss Packaging Technology Center recently held its first “open” demonstration week in Durham, New Hampshire.Read more
KBA North America salutes its respected customer Winston Packaging, a fourth-generation family-owned printed paperboard packaging company located in Winston-Salem, NC, for its record-breaking world job production record on its KBA Rapida 106 41-inch six-color press. The record-breaking world job production record took place on August 11, 2014.Read more
Eaglewood Technologies, makers of the SaniloxTM Anilox Roll Cleaning Systems, has begun a partnership with Pamarco Global Graphics. Pamarco is the world’s largest anilox supplier and will represent the SaniloxTM Anilox Roll Cleaning Systems throughout the U. S. and Canada.Read more
HEBRON, KY, Nov. 3, 2014 (PRNewswire) -Zumbiel Packaging, an independent paperboard packaging company with a 170-year history in the Cincinnati area, is proud to announce that they have gone more than one million hours without a lost time accident, and over a quarter million hours without any type of injury. They celebrated these milestones with logo shirts, lunch, and prize drawings for the associates who made the achievement happen.Read more
CHICAGO-U.S. packaging machinery shipments increased by 6 percent to $7.9 billion, in 2013, reports PMMI. A rise in retail-ready packaging (RRP) is changing the role of secondary packaging. PMMI released the findings of its 2014 State of the Industry: Packaging Machinery Shipments Study (SOTI) and 2014 Secondary Packaging market research study.
PMMI member packaging machinery manufacturers provided data for their 2012 and 2013 shipments for this study; total U.S. packaging machinery shipment estimates also incorporated projected non-member shipments.Read more
RESTON, VA, Nov. 3, 2014 (Press Release) -PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, will bring the latest packaging and processing solutions to the East Coast, with the debut of the newest event in its PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows, PACK EXPO East (Feb. 16–18, 2015; Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia). The new show brings PACK EXPO — and the innovation, educational resources and networking opportunities it’s known for — to the North East in the region’s only event for processing and packaging technologies across industries.Read more
Colbert Packaging Corporation, a leading manufacturer of folding cartons, rigid paper boxes and paperboard specialty products, today announced the availability of MedLock EZTM, its latest invention in patient compliance packaging solutions. MedLock EZ is a child-resistant, senior-friendly and sustainable unit dose alternative to amber prescription vials.Read more