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
LONDON, Jan. 4, 2017 (Press Release) -DS Smith led the packaging industry with an astounding 12 WorldStar awards.
The prizes were won in a variety of areas highlighting the breadth of expertise available from DS Smith’s packaging and display strategists: from innovative display and POS materials, to transport packaging that makes the entire supply cycle run smoother and exceptional sustainability performance from some entrants there were numerous reasons for DS Smith to be proud.Read more
STOCKHOLM, Jan. 2, 2017 (Press Release) -Stora Enso has today divested its 100% shareholding in its Finnish subsidiary Formeca Oy, a provider of high-quality machines for automated packaging lines, to Amitec Oy, a specialised engineering and machine construction company based in Finland.
Following this transaction, Stora Enso will become a reseller of Formeca machines and retain the ability to support and consult customers on packaging automation solutions. Hence Stora Enso will continue to deliver Formeca packaging machines to its customers in its core markets.Read more
SAPPEMEER, The Netherlands, Dec. 22, 2016 (Press Release) -Eska USA is pleased to announce its participation at the Consumer Electronics Show, taking place on January 5-8, 2017 in Las Vegas Nevada
The Consumer Electronics Show is a 4 day event that takes over most of Las Vegas. It is the launching pad event for most new technologies and gathering place for anyone involved within the consumer electronics industry. Eska hosts several events in Las Vegas during the 50th anniversary of CES to continue building its network of partners and friends.Read more