BRUSSELS, July 30, 2015 (PPI Europe) -Spanish white-lined chipboard (WLC) manufacturer Papelera del Principado (Paprinsa) is investing Euro 3.5 million ($3.9 million) in new machinery at its Mollerussa mill to lift capacity and improve quality.
The firm has tapped Voith to supply a new Nipco flex shoe press and an offset press and to rebuild the stainless steel framework. The installation will take place during a two-week downtime, from August 8-23, a mill representative toldPPI Europe.Read more
IGGESUND, Sweden, July 29, 2015 (Press Release) -
When Iggesund Paperboard challenged the world's designers to create better and more sustainable consumer packaging the result was almost 200 design proposals. The company has now selected three of these to receive a reward and also opened a dialogue with more designers about being able to use their creations in various contexts.Read more
MCLEAN, VA, 3 August 2015 (PRNewswire) -While technology has spread to virtually every aspect of our lives, the just-released 2015 Annual Back-to-School Report, which surveyed 3,200 students, parents and educators, shows students are still choosing paper. And with good reason.Read more
BRUSSELS, July 30, 2015 (PPI Europe) -Mondi's consumer packaging business has signed an agreement with Germany's POLIFILM Extrusion to sell its film manufacturing site in Osterburken. Mondi declined to comment on the value of the deal.
"The sale will enable Mondi to refine its product portfolio and move away from supplying films to competitors of its consumer packaging business," Mondi said in a statement.
POLIFILM offers a complementary product portfolio to Mondi Osterburken GmbH, which mainly produces polyethylene laminating films and household cling films.Read more
RIVES, France, July 29, 2015 (Press Release) -It was in September 2014 that the Tunisian group SOTIPAPIER placed an order with the company ALLIMAND for the rebuild of the paper machine No. 2 at their mill in Belli.Read more
The college's 17-credit program will train students to work in the paperboard and corrugated packaging industry. Several Shenandoah Valley employers, including Staunton's Carded Graphics, provide these services.Read more