ST ALBANS, UK, March 28, 2017 (Press Release) -The third edition of Europe’s only dedicated Exhibition for the Corrugated and Folding Carton Industry, CCE International 2017, was held last week, from 21 – 23 March 2017, at the Munich Trade Fair Centre. A total of 2,130 visitors from 65 countries came to Munich to discover a comprehensive range of machines, accessories and services for the production and conversion of corrugated and folding carton. Some 150 exhibitors from 23 countries presented their technical innovations on a net exhibition space of 4,700m2.Read more
PIEKSAMAKI, Finland, March 29, 2017 (Press Release) -Cartulinas CMPC S.A. and KPA Unicon Oy have signed a contract for the delivery of Unicon Biograte 30 t/h steam boiler plant to Cartulinas Valdivia Mill in Valdivia, Chile. In addition to wood chips, bark and sawdust, the plant operates on bio sludge and it produces steam for the mills carton board production process. The plant will be started up for operation in December 2018.Read more
MEMPHIS, TN, March 28, 2017 (Press Release) -Evergreen Packaging, a global leader in liquid packaging board, today announced the rollout of its Sentinel paper and paperboard line for food products. The new brand includes Sentinel Food Service Board and Cupstock, Sentinel Food Grade Packaging Board, and Sentinel Flexible Packaging Paper. Sentinel paper and paperboard products are designed to be used in a variety of food service and food packaging applications with varying shelf life needs.Read more
KANSAS CITY, MO, March 28, 2017 (Business Wire) -Tension Packaging & Automation is introducing two new, improved order-fulfillment systems, BoxSizer and Pack+Sort, in Booth No. S134 at the ProMat trade show, April 3-6, at McCormick Place in Chicago.
Both innovative systems are designed for direct-to-consumer order-fulfillment distribution centers.Read more
KOLDING, Denmark and HELSINGBORG, Sweden, March 28, 2017 (Press Release) -Kartongbolaget AB, the Helsingborg, Sweden-based folding carton converter, is introducing a fast, short-run and personalised packaging service, with the installation of a seven-colour HP Indigo 30000 Digital Press with integrated TRESU iCoat 30000 coater.Read more
LAS VEGAS, March 27, 2017 (Press Release) -At GlobalShop 2017, large format printer Edison Solutions will showcase its uncompromising standards of quality, creativity and fast turnaround by demonstrating On Demand Packaging® from Packsize in booth 2859. By addressing print industry pain points, Edison Solutions can now react to requirements that may be altered after an initial order is placed and respond to changes in a project’s scope without causing delays.Read more
LINNICH, Germany, March 23, 2017 (Press Release) -Clear the stage for combidome ‘Low Acid’: the innovative carton bottle from SIG Combibloc has now also been launched for low-acid products such as milk and plant-based dairy alternatives. The first food manufacturer to package low-acid products in the cutting-edge new pack from SIG is US company Steuben Foods. Steuben now offers premium nut-based beverages in combidome, in almond, cashew, hazelnut and walnut varieties. Sold under the brand name ‘Elmhurst’, the beverages have a very high nut content.Read more
WEINFELDEN, Switzerland, March 16, 2017 (Press Release) -Anticipation is high – two Model AG packaging solutions have been nominated for a Swiss Packaging Award 2017 in the Design and Marketing categories from a total of 51 submissions.
Our Scania V8 packaging, nominated in the Marketing category, is a beer sixpack with a unique angled design that mimics the look of a V8 engine.Read more