KENT, UK, Oct. 6, 2016 (Press Release) -Kent-based speciality paper and cartonboard supplier, Chapelton, has announced that it will distribute dual ovenable, biodegradable, recyclable (as a mono-material) and compostable Eco food barrier grade, called Jazz@heat, from Finnish manufacturer Plastiroll.Read more
VIENNA, Austria, Oct. 6, 2016 (Press Release) -MMP Austria is the prize winner of the international ProCarton/ECMA Award 2016 for the product solution “PAGO FRUIT JUICE: HONEYDEW-MANGO PROMOTION” in the MOST INNOVATIVE CARTON category.
The goal was to find a new way to fix sample bottles as well as an elegant way to arouse the interest of the catering trade in a new variety of Pago fruit juice.Read more
DEERFIELD, IL, Oct. 6, 2016 (Press Release) -Pregis is launching a new line of paper-based protective packaging equipment in North America. Easypack by Pregis equipment uses 100% recycled-content paper to create cushioning and block/brace solutions for a wide variety of applications.Read more
SPRINGFIELD, MA, Oct. 5, 2016 (Press Release) -The Paperboard Packaging Council’s (PPC) upcoming Fall Meeting and Leadership Conference, Oct. 26-28, 2016 in San Antonio, Texas will equip paperboard converters with new frameworks for leadership, ideas for harnessing technologies to increase productivity, and perspectives from brand owners, among other workshops and networking opportunities.Read more
ALEXANDRIA, VA, Oct. 4, 2016 (Press Release) -With a grant provided by Clemson University, the Clemson Packaging program continued a systematic expansion of its packaging lab this past summer that included both the update and expansion of the lab's corrugated testing equipment. Working with ICPF, Testing Machines Inc. provided an extra generous discount above the educational discount already provided to Clemson. This savings of thousands of dollars enabled additional purchases of corrugated testing equipment that had been on the lab's wish list.Read more
STOCKHOLM, Oct. 3, 2016 (Press Release) -The transport and sales package printed by Stora Enso for Crowmoor Dark cider was awarded as a winner in the flexo printing competition organised by the Package Printing Committee of the Finnish Packaging Association. Award-winning packages were announced in Helsinki in connection of the PacTec Fair on 20th September 2016.
Clear graphical design of the package, implemented with high standards supports the product brand through the whole supply chain chain.Read more
LYON, France, Sept. 29, 2016 (Press Release) -With orders for smaller sizes of shelf-ready packaging growing, but the average length of each run falling, Model Zagreb has installed a highly automated BOBST FFG 618 - a casemaker known for its shelf-ready capabilities.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Oct. 4, 2016 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply an extensive board machine and automation rebuild for Arkhangelsk Pulp & Paper Mill (PPM) in Russia. The project for the board machine 2 (BM 2) is a continuation to the pre-engineering project executed by Valmet earlier this year.Read more