RENKUM, The Netherlands, Feb. 15, 2016 (Press Release) -In June 2015 graphic paper manufacturer Parenco announced the conversion of its PM2, an investment of 100 million Euro. This machine was idled in 2009 due to the declining demand of newsprint paper. After the conversion, PM2 will produce packaging paper, intended for the production of corrugated board.
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MASON, OH, Feb. 12, 2016 (Press Release) -Kadant Black Clawson Inc., a subsidiary of Kadant Inc., announced it received an order from Kruger Packaging L.P. for a recycled fiber processing line to produce lightweight, high-strength linerboard on its PM10 in Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada.Read more
HELSINKI, Feb. 10, 2016 (Press Release) -The renewable materials company Stora Enso is a leading supplier of renewable packaging board for pharmaceutical cartons. At Pharmapack 2016, the company will present its board selection, which includes grades tailored for various sub-segments such as medicine, OTC (Over-The-Counter) and generic drugs.Read more
DALLAS, TX, Feb. 9, 2016 (Press Release) -Ultimate Paper Box (UPBX), a fast-growing custom packaging manufacturer located in City of Industry, CA, is expanding its pressroom capabilities with the installation of a new seven-color, 57″ KBA Rapida 145 with a host of unique automated KBA technology including full UV. This delivery marks the third large-format press from KBA to Ultimate Paper Box.Read more
DENTON, TX , Feb. 8, 2016 (Press Release) -Tetra Pak, the world's leading food processing and packaging equipment company, announces the successful production of the first fully renewable Gable Top package in the United States. Tetra Pak Gable Top Bio-based packages are made solely from renewable materials, defined as natural resources that can be replenished over time. The innovative new cartons are developed from a combination of paperboard and sugar cane derived plastics.Read more
SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 9, 2016 (PRNewswire) -Packsize provides access to lean compliant service professionals, technology, accessories and consumables, giving customers an easy, one-stop experience for all corrugated packaging needs.Read more
OAK CREEK, WI , Feb. 8, 2016 (Press Release) -Wisconsin based, American International Machinery, Inc. announced the recent installation of a new Signature Premier 110SLB46 in Southern Michigan. The Premier was equipped with an Inline Ejector for inspection/quality control and a Z-Fold Attachment for special folds. American reported a 55% increase in new Signature folder gluer sales at the end of 2015 compared to the previous year. "Customer feedback has been very positive on the Michigan installation.Read more
ST ALBANS, UK, Feb. 8, 2016 (Press Release) -Zünd Plotting Systems (UK) Ltd will demonstrate its advanced digital cutting equipment at Packaging Innovations 2016 on February 24th and 25th 2016 at Birmingham's NEC.
A regular exhibitor at the specialist packaging event, Zünd UK's stand (H26) will showcase the Zünd S3 M-1600 with tandem vacuum system – a fast, efficient digital cutting table ideal for packaging and print companies requiring continuous production.Read more