ALEXANDRIA, VA, Oct. 4, 2016 (Press Release) -With a grant provided by Clemson University, the Clemson Packaging program continued a systematic expansion of its packaging lab this past summer that included both the update and expansion of the lab's corrugated testing equipment. Working with ICPF, Testing Machines Inc. provided an extra generous discount above the educational discount already provided to Clemson. This savings of thousands of dollars enabled additional purchases of corrugated testing equipment that had been on the lab's wish list.Read more
STOCKHOLM, Oct. 3, 2016 (Press Release) -The transport and sales package printed by Stora Enso for Crowmoor Dark cider was awarded as a winner in the flexo printing competition organised by the Package Printing Committee of the Finnish Packaging Association. Award-winning packages were announced in Helsinki in connection of the PacTec Fair on 20th September 2016.
Clear graphical design of the package, implemented with high standards supports the product brand through the whole supply chain chain.Read more
LYON, France, Sept. 29, 2016 (Press Release) -With orders for smaller sizes of shelf-ready packaging growing, but the average length of each run falling, Model Zagreb has installed a highly automated BOBST FFG 618 - a casemaker known for its shelf-ready capabilities.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Oct. 4, 2016 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply an extensive board machine and automation rebuild for Arkhangelsk Pulp & Paper Mill (PPM) in Russia. The project for the board machine 2 (BM 2) is a continuation to the pre-engineering project executed by Valmet earlier this year.Read more
NORTHBROOK, IL , Sept. 30, 2016 (Press Release) -KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (the “Company” or “KapStone”) today announced that the Company will be present at the Packaging that Sells Conference being held in Chicago from October 3 through 5 to showcase its Kraftpak paperboard product line.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 29, 2016 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply paper machine modifications and a new winder to Laakirchen Papier AG in Austria. Laakirchen Papier will convert its paper machine 10 (PM 10) to produce lightweight containerboard. Currently PM 10 is producing publication paper. The start-up of the paper machine and the winder is scheduled for the autumn of 2017.
The order is included in Valmet's third quarter 2016 orders received. The value of the order will not be disclosed. The value of an order of this type is typically EUR 5-10 million.Read more
KETTERING, UK, Sept. 16, 2016 (Press Release) -In August, we started up a state of the art Mitsubishi EVOL flexo folder gluer at our site in Selby. We opted for this machine to help increase productivity further from the converting department and one of the key reasons we chose this machine is the accuracy of box formation in a single process. “We are working even more closely with our customers to ensure they get the highest quality boxes possible,” says Julian Freeman, Sales & Marketing Director.Read more
LONDON, Sept. 28, 2016 (Press Release) -The packaging system with a clever coupling mechanism and an innovative protective padding for steering wheel switches by Valeo convinced the jury of the German Packaging Award.Read more