LONDON, Sept. 25, 2015 (Press Release) -
A theatrical Disney-themed display created for ASDA George by DS Smith's UK Packaging Division has been awarded a bronze award at the 2015 FESPA Awards.
Held in Cologne in May, the prestigious ceremony recognises the highest quality printing by companies around the world, with entrants handed gold, silver and bronze awards across 18 different categories.Read more
MILAN, Italy, Sept. 28, 2015 (Press Release) Favini, the innovative Italian paper manufacturer, together with Pedon, based in Vicenza and now one of the leading players worldwide in grains, beans and seeds-united by their green philosophies and their dedication to the environment-have created Crush Bean, the first 100% recyclable paper made using bean by-products. This paper is designed for food-industry packaging and is certified for direct contact with foodstuffs.Read more
NIAGARA FALLS, NY, Sept 24, 2015 (PRNewswire) - CascadesInc., a leader in the recovery of recyclable products and manufacturing green packaging products and tissue paper, today officially inaugurated the Greenpac Mill LLC (Greenpac Containerboard Mill), located in Niagara Falls, New York. Greenpac is a company created by Cascades in partnership with the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, Jamestown Container and Containerboard Partners.Read more
UETERSEN, Germany, Sept. 24, 2015 (Press Release) -Feldmuehle Uetersen, a paper mill with a rich heritage located northwest of Hamburg, has made great progress since becoming independent in February 2015. Products from the company's segments Board Solutions, Liner Options, Labelling Applications and Flexible Packaging will be showcased at the FachPack 2015 trade fair.Read more
TORONTO, ON, Sept 24, 2015 (Marketwired) - CCL Industries Inc. ("CCL"), a world leader in specialty label and packaging solutions for global corporations, small businesses and consumers, announced today that it plans to make a significant capital investment at its Guanajuato, Mexico location over the next 3 years.Read more
Leading UK carton converters have attended a BPIF Cartons conference in Northamptonshire to hear professional advice on the different stages of the carton making process.
The theme of the conference, ‘Knowledge Adds Value’ was part of the BPIF’s ongoing educational programme to provide its members with vital knowledge and skills to advance their businesses. Around 100 professionals attended the event, which addressed key issues and technical challenges.Read more
BRUSSELS, Sept 24, 2015 (RISI) - The Turkish antidumping duties applied to American kraftliner imports in July have so far had limited concrete impact on the European market but the development is likely to open new opportunities for European producers in that country, market experts polled by RISI said.Read more
LAKE FOREST, IL, Sept 23, 2015 (Press Release) - Colbert Packaging Corporation, a leading manufacturer of folding cartons, rigid setup boxes and paperboard specialty products, is expanding its MedLock EZTM family of patient compliance packages to accommodate a wider range of medications. The newest addition to the MedLock EZ family features a larger footprint than the MedLock EZ design introduced last year. Both packages have tested to F=1 for child-resistant, senior-friendly (CRSF) effectiveness - high safety marks by the Consumer Product Safety Commission.Read more