As a leading supplier of equipment and services to the packaging industry, Bobst spends a lot of time and effort getting to know its customers. Now, both existing and potential Bobst clients, as well as the general public, can find out more about Bobst, thanks to a short video.
Showing the history, global reach, range of products and values of a company that serves more than 50 percent of the worldwide packaging industry, the five-minute video also highlights the innovation, knowledge and passion of the 5,000 strong global BOBST team.Read more
Linde Material Handling North America Corporation announced today that it will change its corporate name to KION North America Corporation, effective on or about Jan. 1, 2015. This change will allow the company to better align itself with its European parent company, The KION Group and serve as a platform for the company's KION 2020 North American growth strategy.Read more
After a one year gig as the AICC Chairman, I’m back like a bad habit you just can’t shake. As in the past, my intention is to tell you what I think on a variety of topics that impact the corrugated industry. Your agreement with my position or opposition to it is irrelevant in the sense that there is no right or wrong. My thoughts are to stimulate your thoughts and discussion. However, be warned that studies show that I am right 98.6 percent of the time.Read more
U.S. packaging machinery shipments increased by 6 percent, to $7.9 billion, in 2013; and a rise in retail-ready packaging (RRP) is changing the role of secondary packaging, according to PACK EXPO owner and producer PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies.
PMMI released the findings of its 2014 State of the Industry: Packaging Machinery Shipments Study (SOTI) and 2014 Secondary Packaging Market Research Study this morning at a press briefing conducted on site at PACK EXPO International and Pharma EXPO 2014.Read more
The 22nd South China International Exhibition on Printing Industry (Printing South China 2015), jointly organized by China Foreign Trade Centre (Group) and Adsale Exhibition Services Ltd.(Adsale), will be held on 9 - 11 March, 2015 at Area A, China Import and Export Complex in Guangzhou, PR China.Read more
Despite weakness for most of this year in the USA, global old corrugated container (OCC) prices are likely to face "upward pressure" in the future because of rising demand and already high recovery rates, RISI Sr Economist Hannah Zhao said earlier this month at RISI's recent 16thInternational Containerboard Conference in Chicago.Read more