JYVÄSKYLÄ, Finland, June 14, 2016 (Press Release) -Procemex Ltd was recently awarded a contract to SCA Obbola paper mill for a delivery of a Web Monitoring System. Commissioning in 2015, the new modern Web Monitoring System replaced the previous one that reached the end of life. This new system will substantially increase quality monitoring and decrease web break times and therefore improve SCA Obbola’s positioning at the market.Read more
ALPHARETTA, GA, June 14, 2016 (Press Release) -Neenah Packaging announces the significantly expanded offering of its Box Wrap portfolio, with new additions to its Premium Packaging Solutions, and the introduction of its Luxury Packaging Solutions.
Together, these two expansive collections create an elevated line of packaging papers for national and multi-national retail, beauty, alcohol, electronics and entertainment media brands.Read more
SWINDON, UK, June 13, 2016 (Press Release) -The Confederation of Paper Industries (CPI) has announced it is set to launch a Common Footprint Quality (CFQ) standard for the UK’s fresh produce industry that will ensure safe and high performance corrugated packaging for fruit and vegetables.Read more
GURNEE, IL, June 13, 2016 (PRNewswire) -Nosco, Inc. (http://www.nosco.com), a full-service supplier of printed packaging, plans to expand its industry-leading operations by doubling production capabilities for digital printed cartons. The company just announced, in conjunction with HP Indigo, the acquisition of a second HP Indigo 30000 Digital Press for folding carton production, making Nosco the first in the world to achieve this milestone.Read more
OAKLAND, CA, June 10, 2016 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Digital printing offers corrugated converters the promise of being able to produce more customized boxes, in shorter runs, with faster turnaround times, almost on demand for customers--but the technology has been slow to take off in the corrugated sector, according to contacts.
Still, a burst of new product announcements and partnerships from equipment suppliers created buzz at the drupa 2016 international trade show in Germany, according to trade press reports.Read more
WÜRZBURG, Germany, June 10, 2016 (Press Release) -Leicester in the East Midlands of England caused great excitement by unexpectedly winning the English Premier League in 2015/2016. At Drupa 2016 Qualvis Print and Packaging from Leicester laid the foundations for the championship when it comes to producing luxury packaging with an order for the world makeready champion in medium format in terms of makeready times and speed. The plinth-mounted seven-colour press with twin coaters expands Qualvis’ finishing options and product portfolio. It is expected to be installed in February 2017.Read more
WÜRZBURG, Germany, June 10, 2016 (Press Release) -The Rapida 145 exhibited on the KBA stand in hall 16 at Drupa featuring six printing units, coater, triple extended delivery and automated pile logistics will go to A&R Carton in France. The high-performance jumbo press with up to 18,000sph in format 106 x 145cm will be installed at A&R Carton CDF in Cholet, western France, in autumn 2016. A&R Carton is one of Europe’s largest packaging groups with production sites in many European countries from France to Russia.Read more