PARIS and STOCKHOLM , May 10, 2016 (Press Release) -Poor filling and handling practices as well as the use of inferior material and construction principles adversely affect the cleanliness of paper sacks along the supply chain. The first Industry Guidelines for dust-free paper sacks – presently published online by the European Sack Group, a collaboration between CEPI Eurokraft and EUROSAC – provide technical advice on how to achieve dust-free paper sacks. The document gives guidance and best practices for manufacturers of sacks for the building materials market and their clients.Read more
VIENNA, Austria, May 9, 2016 (Press Release) -From 14 to 17 June 2016 Mondi Containerboard will be showcasing its highly functional virgin paper grades at RosUpack in Moscow, Russia, bringing along its latest improvements to the "Nordic Fibre Paper" ProVantage Komiwhite.Read more
CHARLOTTE, NC, May 5, 2016 (Press Release) -Masterwork USA, a leading finishing manufacturer of folding carton and packaging equipment headquartered in Tianjin, China, will be displaying its extensive range of postpress packaging solutions at Drupa, the industry’s largest trade fair in Dusseldorf, Germany. Masterwork will be located in Hall 1 during the show’s two week event from May 31 to June 10, 2016.Read more
ALPHARETTA, GA, May 5, 2016 (Press Release) -Neenah Packaging will once again present at Luxe Pack New York, the premiere US Show for luxury and creative packaging on May 11 & 12, at Pier 92, NYC. Neenah’s booth, C401, will be open 9am - 6pm daily and will feature Neenah’s latest ready made and custom packaging solutions including premium folding board and box wrap, bags, hangtags, gift cards and carriers, labels and in-store signage. This is Neenah’s 11th year at Luxe Pack New York.Read more
BRUSSELS, May 4, 2016 (Press Release) -For the eighth time, FEFCO (European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers) and CCB (Cepi ContainerBoard) updated the “European Database for Corrugated Board Life Cycle Studies”. The data represent the weighted averages of the inputs and outputs (gate-to-gate) from the participating production sites per ton corrugated board product for the year 2014.
With this work being done over 20 years now, the Corrugated Board Industry continues contributing to the need for transparent, high quality environmental data for LCA studies.Read more
UETERSEN, Germany, May 4, 2016 (Press Release) -Feldmuehle Uetersen’s entire product offering will be on show at drupa 2016. The portfolio includes products from the company’s segments Board Solutions, Liner Options, Labelling Applications, Flexible Packaging and Graphical Printing. The focus will be on VivaCard and MediaLiner, materials for modern POS solutions that meet the requirements for holistic packaging design.Read more
STOCKHOLM, May 2, 2016 (Press Release) -Together with Vasa Brewery, SCA has designed and launched a unique “hockey rink” tray for 50 cl beverage bottles. Arcwise® is the SCA-developed corrugated packaging concept with rounded shapes.
Vasa Brewery is happy about the new opportunities that Arcwise® offers.Read more
STOCKHOLM, April 28, 2016 (Press Release) -Innventia is involved in three new European projects aiming for innovative solutions for a future bioeconomy. PULPACKTION will develop packaging solutions for specific food and electronic packaging applications. The objective for NeoCel is to processes enabling the sustainable production of textile fibres and the BIOSKOH project will showcase how a number of Innovation Stepping Stones can realise a breakthrough in techno-economic viability of lignocellulosic biorefineries.Read more