LAKE FOREST, IL, July 14, 2016 (Press Release) -Colbert Packaging Corporation, a leading manufacturer of folding cartons, rigid setup boxes and paperboard specialty products, today announced that it has made a significant investment in new equipment with the purchase of an RMGT 1050 LX printing press, a BOBST EXPERTCUT 106 PER die cutter and a BOBST ACCUCHECK inline inspection system. All three new machines have been installed and are now fully operational in Colbert’s offset manufacturing facility in Lake Forest, Ill., which is also its headquarters.Read more
LONDON, July 12, 2016 (Press Release) -Manufacturers based in China have a new competitive advantage to access as DS Smith China has now begun operations.
Promising to increase sales, lower costs and manage risks, DS Smith’s Packaging Strategists are a one-stop solution provider for global customers with Chinese operations who need multi-material global packaging solution & ensure global packaging performance governance: Packaging specifications, performances, colour management, FSC certification and more.Read more
ILSENBURG, Germany, July 13, 2016 (Press Release) -Christiansen Print, who have been at the forefront of the European preprint market for high-quality printed corrugated packaging since 2005 with CI flexo printing and belt technology, is expanding its technological portfolio in the digital pre-print market.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, July 12, 2016 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa Russia achieved first and second prizes in the ‘Alcoholic Beverage’ packaging category at the PART Awards 2016; announced at the RosUpack exhibition held at the Moscow International Exhibition Centre.
Leading packaging suppliers were competing with new technologies and developments at the annual event, to be recognised as ‘Manufacturer of the Year’ across nine categories.Read more
LONDON, July 11, 2016 (Press Release) -The measurement and control of the pH value is essential in numerous processes of the pharmaceuticals, chemicals, food and drinks industry – METTLER TOLEDO offers the perfect sensor for every application with its InLab pH electrodes. Since March 2016, the globally active manufacturer of precision instruments has been marketing its six different product types in a new sales package.
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ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL, July 12, 2016 (Globe Newswire) -Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco and a leading global provider of temperature assurance packaging, has launched a robust and efficient line of 3-Day and 5-Day temperature controlled packaging solutions for the distribution of pharmaceutical and biological products. The Certis platform provides solutions for products that need 2-8°C, 15-25°C and frozen temperature control. Each solution features a universal pack-out design for use in both hot and cold seasons while accommodating the demands of cross-hemispheric shipments.Read more
GRAZ, Austria, July 12, 2016 (Press Release) -International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Ji’An Group Co. Ltd. to supply a set of reject handling equipment for paper production lines PM11, PM12, and PM13 at its mill in Jiaxing City, Zhejiang province, China. This order is part of Ji'An's ongoing activities to upgrade the OCC reject handling lines. Start-up is scheduled for September 2016.Read more
SPRINGFIELD, MA, July 11, 2016 (Press Release) -On August 24-25, the Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) will host a technical and production forum entitled Digital, Drupa, & Driving Growth. Taking place at PPC’s headquarters in Springfield, MA, the workshop will bring attendees up to speed on the new technologies currently shaping the industry, and also help them to identify the right time to invest.Read more