LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Oct. 13, 2016 (Press Release) -Dos Pinos, a leading Costa Rican dairy company in Central America and the Caribbean, will become the first company in the Americas to launch their products in Tetra Brik® Aseptic 200 Slim Leaf.
Gonzalo Chaves, CEO of Dos Pinos, said: “We are pleased be the first to bring this new package for our dairy, nectars and oatmeal brands in the region. Consumers are looking for new experiences, novelty and fun in everyday products, and we are glad to be able to respond to their needs quickly by making this innovative switch.”Read more
JACKSON, MO, Oct. 10, 2016 (Press Release) -Mondi in North America will exhibit a sweeping array of flexible packaging products ranging from consumer and industrial solutions to laminating films and innovative plastic and paper-based barriers at Pack Expo 2016, November 6-9, McCormick Place, Booth E-7914, Chicago. Visitors to the booth are invited to bring their most challenging consumer and industrial packaging challenges for on-site evaluation by Mondi packaging experts.Read more
LAKE FOREST, IL, Oct. 11, 2016 (Press Release) -Colbert Packaging Corporation, a leading manufacturer of folding cartons, rigid setup boxes and paperboard specialty products, has been awarded a U.S. patent (US 9,452,877 B2) for its MedLock EZ family of patient compliance packages. It is the tenth patent issued for Colbert’s paperboard specialty products and the first awarded for MedLock EZ.Read more
IPSWICH, UK, Oct. 11, 2016 (Press Release) -Cup Print in Ireland has become the first factory to take a revolutionary new packaging machine to produce the easier-to-recycle Frugalpac paper coffee cup.
The multi-award winning factory in Ennis, Co Clare already produces standard cups for clients including Mars, Kraft and Bunzl and makes 150m cups per year. The new machine will allow Frugalpac to meet the high demand for trials and testing from interested customers, including Starbucks.Read more
ITASCA, IL, Oct. 11, 2016 (Press Release) -The Fibre Box Association (FBA) is pleased to announce its partnering with corrugated industry suppliers to launch a five-year Corrugated Industry Promotion Program beginning in January 2017.Read more
CHELMEK, Poland, Sept. 30, 2016 (Press Release) -VG Polska, the Polish site of the Van Genechten Packaging Group, is celebrating its outstanding performance of recent decades and announcement of significant further investment with a visit from the Ambassador of Belgium to Poland, the Marshall of Malopolska and other national and regional distinguished guests.
Successful collaboration between Poland and BelgiumRead more
CINCINNATI, OH, Oct. 10, 2016 (Press Release) -Michelman will announce the availability of two innovative new AlOx topcoats at the SPE FlexPackCon 2016 being held October 9-12, 2016 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Working in collaboration with BOBST, the world’s leading supplier of equipment and services to packaging and label manufacturers, Michelman has developed and commercialized Michem® Flex B5770 and Michem Flex B5780.Read more
HOCKENHEIM, Germany, Oct. 10, 2016 (Press Release) -The Italian food market has an entirely new packaging solution: Amica, Italy’s second-largest snack producer with an annual revenue of approximately 85 million Euros, packages its traditionally manufactured “Eldorada” potato chips in rigid paper drums. The large rigid paper containers, produced by Sonoco Consumer Products Europe, are ideal to share the delicious snacks with a group of friends, for instance at a barbecue or during a sports event.Read more