ROCHESTER, NY , Oct. 22, 2015 (Press Release) -
Diamond Packaging won three awards in the 29th 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 - tags and labels, flexible packaging, folding cartons, and corrugated cartons. Winners were chosen from hundreds of entries submitted in over 40 different categories. Entries were judged on print quality, functionality, and secondary converting and finishing attributes.Read more
SPRINGFIELD, MA, Oct. 22, 2015 (Press Release) -
The Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) recently revealed the winners of its 72nd annual North American Paperboard Packaging Competition at the association's Fall Conference in Indianapolis, IN. With unique structures, state-of-the-art finishing techniques, and ingenious solutions for stacking and shipping, the winners represented both smaller independent companies and large integrated folding carton manufacturers, as well as rigid box producers.Read more
Packaging - Folding Carton Category
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As usual there were lots of long discussions in the jury about the submissions to the ScanStar competition. The jury gathered outside Stockholm in the middle of September to go through all 28 submissions received. Several companies had multiple submissions to the competition.
DS Smith in Sweden was awarded a Scanstar for the Tork Carry Box packaging created by our designers at our PackRightCentre.Read more
This innovative paper is produced with 25% by-product from the leather goods industry, 30% FSC-certified post-consumption recycled cellulose, and 45% FSC-certified virgin cellulose fibre.Read more
SOLNA, Sweden, Oct. 15, 2015 (Press Release) -
Better printing results and greater strength and stiffness are among the improvements to upgraded coated liner products from BillerudKorsnäs.
BillerudKorsnäs recently upgraded its BillerudKorsnäs Design, Decor and Supreme coated liner products, resulting in better fibre formation, smoother surfaces and a better printing result for the liner, as well as increased strength and stiffness.Read more
WASHINGTON, DC , 19 October 2015 (Press Release) -American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) President and CEO Donna Harman issued the following statement regarding President Barack Obama's proclamation recognizing National Forest Products Week.Read more