SPRINGFIELD, MA, April 13, 2016 (Press Release) -The Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) will facilitate intimate, folding carton-specific info sessions with key exhibitors at Drupa, June 1-8, 2016 in Dusseldorf, Germany. Not only will this initiative streamline the experience for PPC converter members, it will also inspire conversations around paperboard packaging that may not have occurred otherwise.Read more
WEESP, The Netherlands, April 12, 2016 (Press Release) -Kadant Johnson Europe BV, a subsidiary of Kadant Inc., announced it received an order from Bellmer Vaahto Paper Machinery Oy for the dryer section rebuild at Kotkamills Oy in Kotka, Finland. The rebuild is part of the conversion of Kotkamills’ PM2 which will shift from producing coated magazine paper to high-quality food service board. Start-up of the converted machine is expected in June 2016.Read more
HOLLAND, MI, April 12, 2016 (PRNewswire) -Boxed Water Is Better, a sustainably packaged alternative to plastic bottled water, continues to expand throughout the Midwest into 170+ Meijer stores. Meijer shoppers can now purchase 500ml cartons of Boxed Water starting April 12, 2016 – just in time for Earth Month.Read more
OYONNAX, France, March 31, 2016 (Press Release) -Duran Dogan (LGR Packaging Group) was exhibitor at Pack & Spirit (Reims, France – 23/25 March, 2016).
The company presented there its wide cardboard packaging offer, which makes it unique on the market: thanks to diverse materials (solid board, microflute, rigid boxes), a varied product range (folding cartons, boxes, gift packs, displays), and a high technical level in printing and finishing, Duran Dogan and LGR have a genuine special complementary offer.Read more
DUBLIN, IRELAND, April 8, 2016 (Press Release) -The London Wine Fair is a yearly exhibition held in London, United Kingdom, where more than 700 exhibitors from across the globe showcase 13,000 wines. It is one of the world’s leading wine trade events and it welcomes a wine trade audience of over 14,000 every year.Read more
Instead of reading a label, consumers could be interacting with an electronic screen on packaging in the future, thanks to a revolutionary new development by scientists at the University of Sheffield.Read more
ALPHARETTA, GA, April 1, 2016 (Press Release) -Neenah Packaging is once again presenting at the 9th annual Luxe Pack Shanghai, the leading trade fair and exhibition in China for creative packaging manufacturers, April 13-14, 2015. Visit Neenah at Booth C3.
This year Neenah will join more than 150 of the worlds’ leading suppliers to showcase its creative packaging solutions for luxury and premium packaging and labels. The fair is expected to draw more than 3,000 attendees. This will be Neenah’s 3rd year at Luxe Pack Shanghai.Read more
HARTSVILLE, SC, April 7, 2016 (Globe Newswire) -Sonoco, one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, announced its display and packaging division won four honors at the Point of Purchase Advertising International’s (POPAI) 58th Outstanding Merchandising Achievement (OMA) Awards competition. The OMA competition honors the most innovative and effective in-store displays, which are recognized for lifting sales and making products memorable and enticing to shoppers.
Sonoco's four OMA awards included:Read more