DUBLIN, IRELAND, April 6, 2016 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has announced that two of its European operations have restarted following extended shut downs during the first quarter of 2016.
The company’s PM4 machine at its Sangüesa mill in Northern Spain, will now produce 30,000 tonnes per annum of high value Machine Glazed (MG) papers following its conversion from a 65,000 tonne per annum containerboard machine.Read more
KOTKA, Finland, April 6, 2016 (Press Release) -Kotkamills' environmental impact assessment process for the new paperboard machine was awarded by YVA ry.
The process started in spring 2015 and it was carried out by the end of the year. According to the jury, Kotkamills managed to cover the environmental impact assessment process comprehensively by balanced examination of the options, providing a compact and clear presentation and recieving good results within a strict schedule.Read more
STOCKHOLM, April 1, 2016 (Press Release) -An elegant chocolate box inspired by the Bermuda Triangle and designed by students from Beuth University in Berlin, has won the Public Choice Award in the Stora Enso Recreate Packaging 2016 design competition. Meanwhile, eleven designs in the student category and five designs in the professional category made their way to the final evaluation round by the jury and will compete for the awards to be granted in New York in May 2016.Read more
HANOVER, Germany and SPREITENBACH, Switzerland, April 4, 2016 (Press Release) -Product and packaging perfection: rlc | packaging group has recently begun producing eight new chocolate boxes with elaborate finishing for the Swiss chocolate brand Cailler by Nestlé. The packaging is distinguished by the artistic design and finishing, which reflect the quality of the brand. The boxes are designed with up to 14 UV printing inks using underprinting and overprinting and feature various types of finishing, including hot-foil printing in glossy gold orembossing.Read more
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA, March 31, 2016 (Press Release) -Mondi, an industry leader in the Russian and Eastern European markets, will showcase fresh packaging and paper solutions at RosUpack 2016 in Moscow.
Mondi, the international packaging and paper group, will exhibit its wide range of products at RosUpack for the third year in a row. The company will present innovative highlights from almost all parts of its business, including containerboard, speciality kraft paper, industrial bags, extrusion coatings, advanced materials, consumer goods packaging and uncoated fine paper.Read more
MILAN, Italy, April 4, 2016 (Press Release) -RdM Arnsberg, a subsidiary of Reno De Medici S.p.A., one of the world's largest producers of coated recycled cartonboard, will from April 18th to 30th 2016 commence the upgrading of its board machine. A new primary pumping system and state of the art headbox including an extended de-watering section supplied by VOITH will be installed on BM3.Read more
PALO ALTO, CA, March 29, 2016 (Press Release) -HP today announced the HP Indigo 8000 Digital Press, the industry’s most productive digital narrow web press,1offering end-to-end label production at double the speed previously available.2
HP also announced upgrades for the HP Indigo 20000 and 30000 Digital Presses as well as new ink and substrate options, offering converters and brands unmatched application possibilities at faster speeds.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, March 31, 2016 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply board machine key technology and machine control systems in two new containerboard machines in China. The customer remains confidential. Valmet's delivery includes headbox and press section technology and a machine control system.
The order is included in Valmet's first quarter 2016 orders received. The value of the order will not be disclosed. Typically, an upgrade of two lines of this scope is valued at EUR 20-30 million.Read more