ESPOO, Finland, Jan. 23, 2017 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply three board machine rebuilds in North America. The customers remain confidential. The goals of the rebuilds are e.g. to increase production and the use of recycled and non-bleached fibers. The start-ups of the rebuilt board machines are scheduled for 2017 and 2018.
The orders are included in Valmet's fourth quarter of 2016 orders received. The value of the orders will not be disclosed. The combined value of these types of orders is typically valued at EUR 20-30 million.Read more
BALA CYNWYD, PA , Jan. 20, 2017 (Press Release) -Converters will now have access to a new coated recycled board (CRB) that has been engineered as a cost-effective, 100% recycled alternative to solid bleached sulphate (SBS), without sacrificing appearance or performance.Read more
LONDON, Jan. 19, 2017 (Press Release) -The 2017 Fruit Logistica exhibition will take place at the Messe Berlin on the 8-9-10 of February. Fruit Logistica, the world’s leading trade fair for the fresh produce industry, will feature more than 2.800 exhibitors and 70.000 visitors.
DS Smith is a key player in cardboard packaging able to offer the best packaging solutions to increase your sales, lower your costs and manage your risks.
Come to visit us at stand C 06 - Hall 21 and discover the latest DS Smith innovations!Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, Jan. 19, 2017 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa, one of the world’s leading packaging companies will exhibit at the Unified Wine and Grape Symposium trade fair the 24th and 25th of January 2017.
The United Wine & Grape Symposium is a yearly trade fair, held in Sacramento, California. Hosting more than 700 booths, it represents an opportunity to discover Smurfit Kappa Bag-in-Box’s large range of packaging solutions and expertise for the wine and grape industry.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, Jan. 18, 2017 (Press Release) -In recognition of its cutting-edge and sustainable packaging solutions in categories including electronics, transit and food and drink, Smurfit Kappa announces that it has won five 2017 WorldStar Awards, one of the world's most prestigious packaging honours.
This year’s awards demonstrate the breadth of innovation across Smurfit Kappa’s EMEA network and are comprised of winners from Poland, the Czech Republic, Austria and Denmark.Read more
BRUSSELS, Jan. 16, 2017 (PRNewswire) -The European Union (EU) has awarded the international NanoPack consortium €7.7 million to develop and demonstrate a solution for extending food shelf life by using novel antimicrobial surfaces.
The three-year project is aimed at demonstrating, validating and testing food-packaging products with antimicrobial surfaces based upon natural materials. NanoPack will address scientific, technological, economic, safety and regulatory challenges.Read more
HELSINKI, Jan. 11, 2017 (Press Release) -Stora Enso is investing a total of EUR 9.1 million into its consumer board mills in Imatra and Ingerois, Finland, and Fors, Sweden, to continue the commercialisation of microfibrillated cellulose (MFC) and to accelerate product development.Read more
NEW YORK, Jan. 9, 2017 (Business Wire) -Multi Packaging Solutions (“MPS”), a global leader in value-added print and packaging solutions for the healthcare, branded consumer and multi-media markets, has extended its range of child resistant packs. These patented designs offer maximum flexibility and can be customised to suit product type and machine filling requirements. A wide range of design options and configurations are available up to the highest F1 child resistant rating.Read more