WASHINGTON, DC, Nov. 4, 2014 (Press Release) -The Paperboard Packaging Alliance (PPA) announced the winners of its Student Design Challenge at a luncheon on Nov. 3 at PACKEXPO in Chicago.
Teams of student designers from Pratt Institute were awarded first and second place; the Fashion Institute of Technology took home third place. Participating teams were tasked with designing an innovative men's cosmetic gift set package that can also be used as a merchandiser display. All designs can be viewed at http://bit.ly/1uqW9tN.Read more
MEMPHIS, TN, Nov. 4, 2014 (PRNewswire) -International Paper today reported third quarter 2014 net earnings attributable to common shareholders totaling $355 million ($0.83 per share) compared with net earnings of $161 million ($0.37 per share) in the second quarter of 2014 and net earnings of $382 million ($0.85 per share) in the third quarter of 2013. Amounts in all periods include the impact of special items, non-operating pension expense and discontinued operations.Read more
KUOPIO, Finland, Nov. 4, 2014 (Press Release) -On 30 September 2014, Powerflute Oyj ("Powerflute" or the "Company") announced that it had entered into a conditional agreement with Stora Enso Oyj ("Stora Enso") for the acquisition of Corenso, an international producer of cores and coreboard (the "Acquisition").Read more
NORCROSS, GA, Nov. 3, 2014 (Globe Newswire) -RockTenn today reported earnings for the quarter ended September 30, 2014 of $1.06 per diluted share and adjusted earnings of $1.31 per diluted share.
Earnings per diluted share and adjusted earnings per diluted share in the table above, as well as the entire press release, reflect the two-for-one stock split in the form of a stock dividend that was effective on August 27, 2014.
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The new Spectra™ 30 control system from Nordson Corp.simplifies set-up and operation to improve production efficiency and product quality. Real-time, on-screen system status and adjustment deliver quick, easy control and product changeover. The graphical, touch-screen Optix™ user interface minimizes operator training and provides detailed diagnostics with on-screen troubleshooting tips. Spectra 30 control systems are ideal for packaging as well as some paper and paperboard converting applications.Read more
AVT (Advanced Vision Technology Ltd) – the world leader in print automatic inspection, process control, quality assurance and color control for the packaging, label and commercial print markets – was selected as the strategic provider of Landa Digital Printing’s innovative Print and Quality Control Solution. The solution will be integrated initially into Landa S10 Nanographic Printing™ Presses.Read more