RICHMOND, VA, Oct. 1, 2014 (Business Wire) -MeadWestvaco Corporation, a global leader in packaging and packaging solutions, will present at the 2014 CPhI Worldwide meeting in Paris on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 1:15 p.m. The presentation, titled "Child Resistance in Pharmaceutical Packaging," will be given by Hung Le, vice president, Global Innovation Engagement, MWV Home, Health & Beauty. At the event, MWV will also highlight the opening of its newly expanded pharmaceutical Manufacturing Center of Excellence in Hemer, Germany.Read more
LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany and NEWPORT BEACH, CA, Sept. 30, 2014 (Press Release) -BASF and Smart Planet Technologies are currently discussing a possible strategic partnership concerning the mineralized coating technology, EarthCoatingTM, for paper packaging applications.Read more
When Sweden-based cartonboard manufacturer Korsnäs and paper maker Billerud merged in 2012 it created one of the leading players in the primary fiber-based packaging industry. Paperboard Packaging spoke with CEO Per Lindberg about the company's plans for the future.