OSLO, Norway, April 4, 2017 (Press Release) -Nalchikskiy Milk Factory, the leading dairy in the Kabardino-Balkaria republic of Russia, has re-launched its premium Chaban line in Pure-Pak Sense cartons – a first for the Russian market – and its milk line, Novaya Derevnya in Pure-Pak Diamond cartons with the Curve corner panel.
Both new packages for the Russian dairy were launched onto the market in December 2016 following a major equipment upgrade at its plant, which was supported by its packaging partner, Elopak.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, April 6, 2017 (Press Release) -KarTent and Smurfit Kappa have been recognised for their innovation in product design at the internationally-renowned Red Dot Awards for a pioneering cardboard tent. Selected over entries from more than 40 countries, the eco-friendly product – the KarTent – sits alongside previous winners including Apple, Dyson, Rolls-Royce and Samsonite.Read more
REHOVOT, Israel, April 5, 2017 (Press Release) -Edelmann and Landa Digital Printing today announce that Edelmann, one of the world’s leading providers of high-quality and innovative board and paper packaging solutions, will install a Landa S10 Nanographic Printing Press.
Edelmann, Germany’s largest independent packaging converter, will use its new Nanographic Printing capability to generate valuable business growth from high-quality, high-speed, medium-run folding carton work.Read more
REHOVOT, Israel, April 5, 2017 (Press Release) -Landa has named, Graphica Bezalel, as its first beta customer for the Landa S10 Nanographic Printing® Press. The award-winning folding carton, packaging and label convertor, which is Israel-based, will receive its Landa press in July 2017, where it will be used to support local as well as market leading international retail brands.Read more
VIENNA, Austria, April 5, 2017 (Press Release) -At the upcoming interpack trade fair, Mondi’s Industrial Bags business will present paper-based bag solutions that protect sensitive powdery filling goods, prolong product shelf life, meet the highest safety and hygiene standards, and are easy to handle. In particular, the company will showcase customer solutions for three industries in focus: food & beverages, home & personal care and building & construction.Read more
KIEV, Ukraine, March 31, 2017 (Press Release) -On March 29, 2017 Kyiv CPM started up a new shoe press Mitsubishi Heavy Industries at PM-2. The target of the project is to reduce steam consumption by 25% thereby cutting testliner and fluting production energy costs. ABK Groupe, France made basis engineering and supervision over the project.Read more
MANCHESTER, UK, April 5, 2017 (Press Release) -SAICA Pack has helped to promote the new Common Footprint Quality (CFQ) standard for produce trays in a move that will provide consistency in packaging across Europe.
SAICA Pack UK was one of a handful of companies to work alongside the Confederation of Paper Industries (CPI) on the introduction of the CFQ standard in the UK. The accreditation lays down criteria for produce trays based on strength, size, shape and stackability.Read more
UETERSEN, Germany, April 4, 2017 (Press Release) -Feldmuehle has added new high basis weights to its VivaCard range of high-white, matt SBS boards. VivaCard C1S, which was previously available in 220 - 330 g/m², is now also available in basis weights of 350 and 380 g/m². The VivaCard C2S range, previously available in 200 - 330 g/m², has been expanded with three new basis weights – 360, 380 and 410 g/m². VivaCard is an ideal choice for high-impact packaging and a wide range of graphical applications.Read more