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
BRUSSELS, July 23, 2015 (PPI Europe) -International Paper (IP) has successfully completed the production transition from its standard Alaska folding boxboard (FBB) to its new Alaska Plus lightweight FBB on its Kwidzyn mill's PM 4 in Poland.
"We have been working very closely with our customers to ensure a seamless transition," said an IP spokesperson.Read more
CINCINNATI, OH, July 27, 2015 (Press Release) -Michelman will feature a variety of its flagship print receptive and functional coating technologies in booth 9C20 at LabelExpo 2015, being held September 29 - October 2, 2015 in Brussels, Belgium. The company will showcase value adding solutions for label and packaging designers and printers; label, flexible packaging and folding carton converters; as well as brand owners.Read more
HEIDENHEIM, Germany, July 22, 2015 (Press Release) -Voith has launched two new forming fabrics, designed for manufacturing demanding board and packaging papers and also graphic grades. As the names of the MultiForm IR and MultiForm IC suggest, these forming fabrics are part of Voith's I-Series. All products in this series are based on a unique SSB concept. The special feature of the fabrics in the I-Series is their warp ratio of 3:2.Read more