SAN FRANCISCO, March 9, 2016 (San Francisco Chronicle) -Tired of struggling with hard-to-cut plastic casing, Barbara Walter bought a tool that proclaimed to do the job her scissors could not: sawing through plastic blister packs with ease.
The only problem? The device came packaged in brittle plastic casing.
Paul Tasner watched his wife struggle with the plastic in stunned silence before he burst into laughter.Read more
WEST MALLING, UK, March 7, 2016 (Press Release) -In an initiative aimed at improving food presentation and environmental performance, food retailer KFC UK and Ireland has partnered with foodservice packaging specialist, International Paper Foodservice Europe to develop a paper board food bucket with a difference.
Polyethylene is often used in paper board food buckets either internally to prevent the grease from the food soaking through the container or externally to improve print finish.Read more
COVENTRY, UK, March 9, 2016 (Press Release) -Kites new heavy duty wine boxes with integrated internal dividers are the simplest way to store and transport wine bottles.Read more
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, March 9, 2016 (Press Release) -BOBST, the world’s foremost supplier of equipment and services to packaging and label manufacturers, will use drupa 2016 to showcase innovation solutions that will drive customer productivity higher, open up new capabilities and protect customers’ global investments.Read more
TOKYO, March 1, 2016 (Press Release) -Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd.Read more
VILNIUS, Lithuania, Feb. 29, 2016 (Globe Newswire) -Following the successful completion of a number of investments in 2015, AB Grigeo Grigiškės has started 2016 with more good news.Read more
HELSINKI, Feb. 16, 2016 (Press Release) -Stora Enso will introduce a new board grade at the Packaging Innovations trade show in Birmingham on 24–25 February 2016. The CKB Carrier 380 g/m2 grade is a multilayer kraft back board ideal for beverage multipacks and other packaging applications that require ultimate durability combined with excellent printability and food safety.Read more
DALLAS, TX, Feb. 23, 2016 (Press Release) -Having recently celebrated its 75thyear in business, Royal Paper Box, a leading Montebello, CA folding carton converter, is maintaining its dedication to quality and efficiency by adding to its pressroom arsenal: a third new KBA Rapida 106 41-inch six-color plus coater sheetfed press. The prestigious firm prides itself on catering to a globally diverse customer base including high-end cosmetics and demanding bio-medical packaging.Read more