LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Oct. 31, 2016 (Press Release) -Portuguese brand Guloso’s chopped tomatoes in Tetra Recart packages have claimed the 2016 Distribution Master Product Award, one of the most prestigious trade awards in the country.
Presented annually by specialist trade magazine "Distribuição hoje," the award recognises companies that have made significant achievements in terms of distribution efficiency or shelf impact. Guloso tomato products won in both areas, thanks to their switch from cans to Tetra Recart food cartons.Read more
TORNESCH, Germany, Oct. 24, 2016 (Press Release) -The companies Emin Leydier in France and Ondulati Ed Imballaggi Del Friuli in Italy, and the Panther Group (Germany), have founded the European Packaging Team. This strategic alliance is aimed at a standardised performance to benefit clients throughout Europe. It should enable the opportunity of a uniform corrugated board service to be made available to all customers.Read more
NORTHEIM, Germany, Oct. 12, 2016 (Press Release) -Thimm Verpackung is building one of most state-of-the-art corrugated cardboard plants in Europe between Nuremberg and Munich. The plant is being built on a 90,000 square metre site near the Holledau motorway interchange. Operations are scheduled to start in early 2017. The investment for the first expansion stage amounts to around 60 million EUR. Around 150 people will be employed at the site in the medium-term.Read more
SWINDON, UK, Oct. 25, 2016 (Press Release) -The UK Corrugated Packaging Industry is making significant strides to help streamline logistics operations thanks to the introduction of new grades of paper, says the Confederation of Paper Industries (CPI).
Novel technologies allow the reduction of paper weights, while keeping the same strength ratio for stacking purposes. Further advances involve optimising secondary packs for more efficient palletisation, which can help manufacturers utilise lorry and storage space more efficiently.Read more
HEIDENHEIM, Germany, Oct. 26, 2016 (Press Release) -LEIPA Georg Leinfelder GmbH has contracted Voith to reconstruct its PM 11 comprehensively to become its future PM 5, as well as a new OCC stock preparation and an extension of the DIP facility in its LEIPA plant in Schwedt. The turnkey project is a further milestone in the partnership between LEIPA and Voith, which has been established over many years.Read more
SCHWEDT, Germany, Oct. 26, 2016 (Press Release) -LEIPA Georg Leinfelder GmbH has contracted Voith to reconstruct its PM11 comprehensively to become its future PM5, as well as a new OCC stock preparation and an extension of the DIP facility in its LEIPA plant in Schwedt. The turnkey project is a further milestone in the partnership between LEIPA and Voith, which has been established over many years.Read more
STAFFORDSHIRE, UK, Oct. 21, 2016 (Press Release) -Swanline Paper and Board (SPB), a division of Swanline Print Group, has collaborated with Swedish paper mill Oppboga Bruk AB to launch a water resistant outdoor display board that does not use a polyethylene (PE) coating to achieve its impermeable properties.Read more