CINCINNATI, OH, Dec. 5, 2016 (Local News) -An Atlanta-based manufacturer is adding to its West Chester plant, kicking in an $18 million capital investment and adding 29 jobs under a tax credit agreement with the state of Ohio approved on Monday.
Georgia-Pacific Corrugated, a manufacturer and marketer of paper products, paper-based packaging and chemical products, is adding a digital web printing press for packaging, according to the company.Read more
ATLANTA, Dec. 5, 2016 (PRNewswire) -Three members of Caraustar Consumer Packaging's Structural Design Team recently received awards at the Paperboard Packaging Council's 2016 Awards competition. The highly regarded competition recognizes advancements in paperboard packaging design.
Designer David Stier received the prestigious Judges' Award for his Bakeware Pan with Lid Carrier design for Reynolds Aluminum. He also represented Caraustar on a Structural Design Excellence panel showcasing his winning design and discussing Caraustar's structural design process.Read more
DALLAS, TX, Nov. 29, 2016 (Press Release) -Advance Paper Box Company/Packaging Spectrum, a premier full-service packaging company since1924, is reaching new levels of efficiency with a newly-installed KBA Rapida 145 57-inch seven color press. As the firm focuses on innovative automated technology and improved make-ready times, it will be replacing an older 56-inch press. The Los Angeles-based firm has customized its new press, which was recently delivered, with such unique features as a double coater, UV, and a triple delivery.Read more
CHARLOTTE, NC, Nov. 29, 2016 (Press Release) -Masterwork USA, a leading finishing manufacturer of folding carton and packaging equipment headquartered in Tianjin, China, is proudly introducing its newest Duopress model: the MK21060STEs foil stamping and die-cutting machine. Its engineers in the research and development department have designed the new model to incorporate better stability, additional technology, and a faster maximum speed of 6,000 s/h.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Nov. 28, 2016 (Press Release) -Our egg packaging innovation Greenest has been recognized at De Gouden Noot, a Dutch competition for innovative packaging. Greenest was awarded for its novel use of raw material – it is made out of 50% natural grass and 50% recycled paper fibers. Having been recognized at the contest acknowledges the work put into the packaging. The unique trophy with a solid golden walnut is the symbol of the contest.Read more
MUMBAI, Nov. 24, 2016 (Press Release) -TCPL Packaging Ltd., Mumbai in landmark deal recently signed up to buy two brand new MK 1060 YM foil-stamping and Die-cutting machines from MK / Heidelberg. With a turnover exceeding Rs.600 Crore this year, TCPL Packaging is one of the major converters of paperboard and folding cartons in India.Read more
TOKYO, Japan and BRUSSELS, Belgium, Nov. 24, 2016 (Press Release) -Asahi Photoproducts, a pioneer in flexographic photopolymer plate development, today announced that it is relaunching AFPTM-SE/DSE solid photopolymer flexographic printing plates to meet market demand for a single-source provider of printing plates for all flexographic printing applications.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, Nov. 21, 2016 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa will showcase its complete system of Bag-in-Box® packaging solutions and expertise for wine at the Goodwine trade show in Romania.
This major wine event in the region will take place in Romexpo, Bucharest from 25 to 27 November.Read more