KALL, Germany, July 18, 2016 (Press Release) -Consumer protection organisations are warning of harmful mineral oils in foodstuffs as a result of the use of recycled cardboard for packaging. This also applies for pie bases as well as paper plates and bowls, which are used every day at the bakery. Sustainable disposable tableware manufacturer Papstar GmbH from the Eifel region has backed the use of FSC-certified cardboard from virgin fibre for many years.Read more
CAPE TOWN, South Africa, July 27, 2016 (Press Release) -Asia Pulp &Paper (APP) showcased new products for the South African market for the first time at a speciality road show in Cape Town last week. The road show featured guests from across the packaging, print and paper industries coming together to review the products being introduced and discuss wider trends in the industry.Read more
SPRINGFIELD, MA, July 28, 2016 (Press Release) -The judging of the Paperboard Packaging Council’s (PPC) 73rd North American Paperboard Packaging Competition took place in mid July. While the winning designs will be revealed at the association’s upcoming Fall Meeting in San Antonio, Texas, the competition reveled upcoming trends that carton converters and packaging executives should take into consideration today.
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OYONNAX, France , July 27, 2016 (Press Release) -LGR Packaging will exhibit from 27th to 29th September 2016 at Fachpack (Nürnberg, Germany), European event dedicated to packaging.
LGR will present there its global offer for offset printed cardboard packaging: litho-printed laminated boxes for many sectors (food, wine and spirits, household equipment, DIY tools, toys, electronics, etc.), solidboard folding cartons and leaflets for the pharmaceutical market, Premium packaging.Read more
ATLANTA, GA, July 25, 2016 (Press Release) -Doug Wall, Vice President of Sales & Marketing announced that Coldwater has had a record number of global orders in 2016 for its industry-leading FabCurl™ and Deckle Board Edge Control Systems. Orders this year have been received on pulp, linerboard, corrugated medium and coated containerboard machines ranging from 7M to 9M in width in North America, Europe and Asia.Read more
MEMPHIS, TN, July 26, 2016 (Press Release) -International Paper has achieved significant results from 20 years of innovation and sustainability with ClimaShield recyclable, water-resistant packaging.
International Paper has shown its commitment to sustainability and has demonstrated success in key environmental indicators. By producing more than two billion recyclable ClimaShield boxes, International Paper has significantly reduced emissions of greenhouse gases, energy consumption and landfill waste.Read more
LONDON, July 25, 2016 (Press Release) -DS Smith Packaging Systems will participate to the 2016 edition of the international packaging trade fair FachPack organized in Nuremberg from September 27th to 29th. Their latest innovations will be displayed 3A Hall - Stand n° 125.Read more
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, July 9, 2016 (Press Release) -At Drupa 2016, leading Mexican paper and packaging manufacturer, Grupo Gondi, signed a very large deal with BOBST and BHS Corrugated for the supply of eleven new production lines. The order will see equipment installed at existing Grupo Gondi facilities in Mexico, as well as at green field sites, over the next two years.Read more