ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 16, 2016 (Press Release) -Three cartons using fresh fibre paperboards from Metsä Board have won at the 2016 Pro Carton ECMA Awards, including the award of the Carton of the Year. Metsä Board’s paperboards were used by the winners in Food and Beauty & Cosmetics categories.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 16, 2016 (Press Release) -Huhtamaki supports the profitable growth of its foodservice business in China by investing in the expansion and modernization of its manufacturing unit in Guangzhou, South China. The total investment including site expansion, improvements in plant layout and new high-speed machinery is expected to be approximately EUR 15 million. "With its growing population and rapid urbanization China is an important market for our quick service and specialty coffee customers.Read more
IGGESUND, Sweden, Sept. 13, 2016 (Press Release) -Four entries made of paperboard from Iggesund Paperboard have been selected as finalists in this year’s edition of the Pro Carton ECMA Awards in packaging design. The winners will be chosen on the 15th of September.
MIU MIU is a fragrance carton from Coty converted by Multi Packaging Solutions (MPS). It uses a combination of embossing and foil embossing to create a pattern designed to create associations with the fashion world and some of the other products in the MIU MIU series.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 13, 2016 (Press Release) -Miller Impression Award 2016 prizes were announced at the Miller Flexo Forum in Sunne, Sweden. Walki was victorious and collected a first prize in the category of “Flexible Paper Process".
The first prize was for Nils Sperre, a preprinted liner used in a solid board box for frozen seafood.
The arguments for the Walki’s success were:Read more
LONDON, Sept. 13, 2016 (Press Release) -EVEN.pro, organizer of the SEPEM Industries shows (seven trade shows across France), has organized a single event dedicated to all bulk technologies, in strict compliance with the specifications that have propelled the success of SEPEM Industries since 2006.
The VRAC TECH Expo trade show combines all professions, within a wide array of expertise, providing the opportunity for bulk industries and users to focus on the solutions they’re seeking, all in the same place at the same time…Read more
WILMINGTON, DE, Sept. 13, 2016 (Press Release) -Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, has received patents in both the U.S. and Europe for its Biobond technology, an innovative program that improves sustainability and productivity for manufacturers of recycled paperboard.Read more
GRAZ, Austria, Sept. 13, 2016 (Press Release) -International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Heinzel Group to rebuild the PM10 at its Laakirchen paper mill in Austria. As from the third quarter 2017, PM 10, which is currently producing SC paper, will be producing waste paper-based lightweight containerboard. After full conversion, PM 10 will be among the most efficient paper machines in the lightweight containerboard sector with a working width of 7,500 mm and a design speed of 1,600m/m.Read more
ANNWEILER, Germany, Sept. 1, 2016 (Press Release) -A new bird has landed: UC2 STORCH with 25 % grass content. After a successful development and test production we are very proud, to introduce a new cartonboard quality to our product range,which is especially eco-friendly and conserves resources. The quality UC2 STORCH contains up to 40 % grass pulp in the middle layer,which means a content of approx. 25 % of the complete cartonboard.Read more