HOCKENHEIM, Germany, Aug. 24, 2016 (Press Release) -It’s convenient, catches the eye and provides an even larger decoration area: At the FachPack trade show in Nuremberg Sonoco Consumer Products Europe will unveil its Square-Can, a rigid paper container in a nearly square format. Particularly in combination with another recent innovation from the packaging specialist – plastic lids decorated using in-mould labelling technology (IML) – the new package opens up a whole new range of design possibilities.Read more
GMUND AM TEGERNSEE, Germany , Aug. 24, 2016 (Press Release) -A notebook, a photo album, or a postcard? Gmund Paper offers a nearly infinite variety of beautiful analogue items. But choosing from this extensive selection can be difficult. That’s why the ingenious designers at Gmund Paper decided to make life easier for potential customers at the Maison & Objet lifestyle fair by creating five different product packages especially for the Parisian trade show.Read more
KOTKA, Finland, Aug. 22, 2016 (Press Release) -We warmly welcome you to meet us at LUXE PACK, the premier show for creative packaging on September 21–23 at Grimaldi Forum, Monaco.
You will find us in hall Indigo, stand I01.
Our new folding boxboard option AEGLE Luxe represents the next generation of opportunity in premium packaging – for brand owners, converters and designers alike. Join us to learn more about the new silk matte coated, white back folding boxboard from Kotkamills.
WELCOME – BIENVENUE!Read more
WÜRZBURG, Germany, Aug. 23, 2016 (Press Release) -Following successful installations of KBA sheetfed offset presses in other print companies belonging to the Slovakian Grafobal group, whose operations are spread over several Eastern European countries and cover numerous other segments beside the core competency in packaging, the first KBA Rapida 106 has now been taken into operation at the Grafobal headquarters in Skalica.Read more
PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 21, 2016 (Press Release) -The developing world is awash in substandard, degraded or falsified medications, which can either directly harm users or deprive them of needed treatment. And with internet sales of medications on the rise, people everywhere are increasingly at risk. So, a team of researchers has developed a simple, inexpensive paper-based device to screen suspicious medications.Read more
LONDON, Aug. 22, 2016 (Business Wire) -Intertek, a leading quality assurance provider to industries worldwide, has supported Frugalpac, a pioneering UK packaging firm, in developing a recyclable coffee cup. The innovative cup is now being trialled by some of the world’s major coffee brands.
Intertek has partnered from the outset with entrepreneur Martin Myerscough and his UK team at Frugalpac to establish the viability of their proposed recyclable cup by conducting and managing recycling trials, testing the cup’s functional performance, and measuring the cup’s carbon footprint.Read more
ROCHESTER, NY , Aug. 17, 2016 (Press Release) -Diamond Packaging today announced that it won four awards, including all three in the Sustainability – Folding Cartons category, in the 30th annual packagePRINTING Excellence Awards, the industry's only competition recognizing the highest level of printing quality and technical achievement across the full range of packaging segments – labels, flexible packaging, folding cartons, and corrugated. Winners were chosen from hundreds of entries submitted in over 40 different categories.Read more
REMSHALDEN and STUTTGART, Germany, Aug. 9, 2016 (Press Release) -The Klingele Group, one of the leading, independent manufacturers of corrugated base paper and packaging made from corrugated board, has developed an alternative to the conventional plastic carrier bag. The “WellBag”, a bag made out of corrugated board, is distinguished by a successful combination of sustainability and lifestyle design, and can be used in all areas of retail stores.Read more