LONDON, June 8, 2016 (Press Release) -DS Smith received four awards at Mars Chocolate’s annual awards evening dedicated to rewarding the supply quality of their paper and flexible packaging suppliers.
It is the seventh consecutive year that a DS Smith facility has won the Corrugated Site of Quality Excellence award and the sixth time for the Noerdlingen site.The Corrugated Site of Quality Excellence award recognises overall quality excellence amongst high volume sites with complexity of supply.Read more
LENNINGEN, Germany, June 8, 2016 (Press Release) -Papierfabrik Scheufelen’s latest development, the premium packaging board phoenolux with one or two-sided coating, shows off its best sides with a new high quality designed sample box.Read more
SOLNA, Sweden, June 8, 2016 (Press Release) -The BillerudKorsnäs board has today approved a SEK 1 280 million investment program to strengthen the leading position of the company in kraft papers for packaging applications. The investment will enable further growth in attractive market segments and at the same time streamline the company’s production structure.Read more
SPRINGFIELD, MA, June 7, 2016 (Press Release) -The Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) is once again holding its celebrated North American Paperboard Packaging Competition. Now in its 73rd year, the 2016 competition will recognize the folding carton industry’s most innovative and sustainable designs of the past year. PPC is currently accepting submissions, which will be judged by a panel of packaging experts in July at PPC headquarters in Springfield, Mass. The winning cartons will be revealed at PPC’s 2016 Fall Meeting in San Antonio, Texas.Read more
MEMPHIS, TN, June 6, 2016 (PRNewswire) -Evergreen Packaging today announced the introduction of their new line of fully renewable cup stock with bio-based polyethylene. This cup stock is one of the first of its kind and was developed for both hot and cold applications. The new offering reflects Evergreen Packaging's continued commitment to the use of renewable resources and reinforces the company's expertise in custom co-extrusion barrier technology.Read more
DUSSELDORF, Germany, June 6, 2016 (Marketwired) -Today at drupa 2016, HP Inc. announced that Smurfit Kappa, a world leader in paper-based packaging solutions with over 100 converting plants in Europe, has entered into a strategic collaboration agreement with HP to further develop the recently announced digital corrugated post-print solution, the HP PageWide C500 Press.Read more
DUSSELDORF, Germany, June 6, 2016 (Press Release) -TRESU Group (Hall 10, Stand D54), the global flexo technology provider, has expanded its range of carbon fibre chamber doctor blades to include 6-metre chambers principally for corrugated applications.
The company’s lightweight carbon fibre chambers, now available in wider widths from 1600mm to 6000mm, offer improved chemical resistance, optimised flow and safe, easy handling.Read more
MINAS GERAIS, Brazil, June 2, 2016 (Press Release) -Klabin, Brazil's largest paper producer and exporter and the leading manufacturer of paper and board for packaging, corrugated board packaging and industrial bags, presents its solution for specialty coffees at the “Dia de Campo” event organized by Procafé Foundation at Fazenda Experimental de Varginha in the state of Minas Gerais.Read more