CHARLOTTE, NC, April 25, 2016 (Press Release) -HarperLove, the leading provider of specialty adhesives, performance additives, and wet-strength resins to corrugated packaging manufacturers, is pleased to announce an expanded range of products to address performance, environmental, and safety issues. Continuing its nearly 40-year history of innovative products and services, HarperLove has developed the following products, all of which are currently delivering improved performance in customers’ plants:Read more
JACKSON, MO, April 25, 2016 (Press Release) -The Consumer Goods Packaging business of Mondi in North America has introduced a new, customizable Teapot-shaped SUP (Stand Up Pouch), designed to capture shoppers’ attention on consumer goods retail shelves.Read more
DENTON, TX, April 22, 2016 (Business Wire) -Tetra Pak announces that a new version of its Tetra Top package, more than 80% of which comes from plant-based materials, will make its global debut in the United States with JUST water.Read more
YAVNE, Israel, April 21, 2016 (Press Release) -Glossop Cartons has just installed the world’s first Highcon Beam digital cutting and creasing machine which is currently being beta tested at the company’s new Stockport premises.
The Highcon Beam is the next generation model of Highcon’s digital cutting and creasing solution and has been specifically designed to offer enhanced production capabilities, faster speeds, improved software and incredible finishing capabilities for mainstream carton and commercial markets.Read more
ATLANTA, April 20, 2016 (PRNewswire) -Graphic Packaging International, Inc. will be exhibiting at the Craft Brewers Conference (CBC) and BrewExpo America® from May 3-6, 2016 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. At this year's show, the Company will demonstrate its Quikflex® 300 packaging machinery solution along with the latest packaging innovations. The Quikflex 300 is a small-footprint continuous motion paperboard packaging system, which runs up to 70 ppm and was designed with the needs of the craft brewing industry in mind.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, April 19, 2016 (Press Release) -Huhtamaki strengthens its position as a leading egg packaging provider in Huhtamaki egg packaging manufactured in Ivanteevka. The total investment of approximately EUR 8 million consists of additional manufacturing capacity, warehouse extension and infrastructure improvement. The new capacity will be operational in May 2016.
With the expansion, Ivanteevka unit is able to meet the needs of the rapidly growing egg market in Russia and develop more added value products to support customers’ growth.Read more
PONTYPOOL, UK, April 18, 2016 (Press Release) -Corrugated packaging specialist Diamondpak is boosting its production capacity after investing £250,000 in new machinery.
The company, whose clients include John Lewis and Pets at Home, said the acquisition of a specialist multi-point gluer machine would improve its capacity for creating internet ‘peal and seal’ packaging such as book wraps.
It currently produces around 5 million of these peal and seal packages per year at its South Wales factory.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, April 18, 2016 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has been praised for its creativity and expertise in print and design, winning 13 times, more than any other entrant, at the recently held 2016 European Flexographic Industry Association (EFIA) Awards.
Smurfit Kappa took home four Golds for its solutions for valued brands Jack Daniels, Huggies, Le Rouge and Standard Brands, along with a number of Silver and Bronze awards. The awards were won by Smurfit Kappa sites in the UK and Ireland.Read more