RENKUM, The Netherlands, Sept. 16, 2016 (Press Release) -Today, Parenco’ CEO Geert Wassens officially took over the mill’ PM2 from machine builder Voith. The take- over marked the successful completion of a turnkey conversion project, turning the newsprint machine into a machine producing Testliner and Fluting. PM2 is one of two paper machines on the Renkum site; PM1 produces publication grades.Read more
COHOES, NY, Sept. 15, 2016 (Press Release) -Mohawk, North America’s largest privately-owned manufacturer of fine papers, envelopes and specialty substrates for commercial and digital printing, is unveiling a new resource called TWELVE, designed to showcase a versatile and growing collection of expertly engineered packaging papers and folding boards.Read more
ZARAGOZA, Spain, Sept. 16, 2016 (Press Release) -SAICA Pack has won Gold at the prestigious industry awards ceremony for their Jammie Dodgers front-facing display for Burtons Biscuits.
The award recognises SAICA Pack’s proactive approach to the display design which is supplied as a one-piece to meet Burtons’ packaging requirements.
The key issue was the need for the product to remain flat during transportation, allowing time for the jam filling to set.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 16, 2016 (Press Release) -Three cartons using fresh fibre paperboards from Metsä Board have won at the 2016 Pro Carton ECMA Awards, including the award of the Carton of the Year. Metsä Board’s paperboards were used by the winners in Food and Beauty & Cosmetics categories.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 16, 2016 (Press Release) -Huhtamaki supports the profitable growth of its foodservice business in China by investing in the expansion and modernization of its manufacturing unit in Guangzhou, South China. The total investment including site expansion, improvements in plant layout and new high-speed machinery is expected to be approximately EUR 15 million. "With its growing population and rapid urbanization China is an important market for our quick service and specialty coffee customers.Read more
IGGESUND, Sweden, Sept. 13, 2016 (Press Release) -Four entries made of paperboard from Iggesund Paperboard have been selected as finalists in this year’s edition of the Pro Carton ECMA Awards in packaging design. The winners will be chosen on the 15th of September.
MIU MIU is a fragrance carton from Coty converted by Multi Packaging Solutions (MPS). It uses a combination of embossing and foil embossing to create a pattern designed to create associations with the fashion world and some of the other products in the MIU MIU series.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 13, 2016 (Press Release) -Miller Impression Award 2016 prizes were announced at the Miller Flexo Forum in Sunne, Sweden. Walki was victorious and collected a first prize in the category of “Flexible Paper Process".
The first prize was for Nils Sperre, a preprinted liner used in a solid board box for frozen seafood.
The arguments for the Walki’s success were:Read more
LONDON, Sept. 13, 2016 (Press Release) -EVEN.pro, organizer of the SEPEM Industries shows (seven trade shows across France), has organized a single event dedicated to all bulk technologies, in strict compliance with the specifications that have propelled the success of SEPEM Industries since 2006.
The VRAC TECH Expo trade show combines all professions, within a wide array of expertise, providing the opportunity for bulk industries and users to focus on the solutions they’re seeking, all in the same place at the same time…Read more