JOHANNESBURG, Dec. 20, 2016 (Press Release) -Board makers registering now for Mondi’s popular forum that gives professionals the opportunity to look behind the scenes of the Print Competence Centre and mill.Read more
LONDON, Dec. 19, 2016 (Press Release) -DS Smith won the award in the Materials Innovation Packaging category at the “Oscar de l'Emballage” (French Packaging Awards) with its Retail-Ready-Packaging Sales Front ®. The Nespresso e-commerce pack was also nominated in the Materials, Corrugated cardboard category.Read more
EBERSDORF, Germany, Dec. 16, 2016 (Press Release) -Schumacher Packaging Group will next year massively expand its Greven factory, opened only in 2014, thus doubling processing and warehousing capacities. The expansion, in which Schumacher Packaging is investing up to EUR 30 million, will also create 80 new jobs at the Greven factory.Read more
LINNICH, Germany, Dec. 5, 2016 (Press Release) -combibloc RS is a new composite structure for carton packs developed by SIG Combibloc that further improves system stability during processing, while contributing to even better environmental performance. In the medium term, this new laminate will become the standard composite structure for all combibloc and combifit formats used to fill liquid dairy products (LD) and non-carbonated soft drinks (NCSD) on SIG Combibloc filling machines.Read more
ALLSCHWIL, Switzerland, Dec. 12, 2016 (Press Release) -Rondo has expanded capacity in its Czech factory. A new die-cutting machine and a gluing line have been added to the ultra-modern machinery. This means that in future it will be possible to produce up to 700 million folding boxes and partition blanks annually at the Ejpovice plant. In the medium term, as a result of the additional investment, capacity is to be increased to 1.2 billion items.Read more
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Dec. 6, 2016 (Press Release) -Tetra Pak announces the launch of a new version of Tetra Brik® Aseptic 1000 Edge Bio-based LightCap™ 30. This is the first aseptic carton package in the world to receive the highest class of Vinçotte certification for its use of renewable materials.Read more
CINCINNATI, OH, Dec. 5, 2016 (Local News) -An Atlanta-based manufacturer is adding to its West Chester plant, kicking in an $18 million capital investment and adding 29 jobs under a tax credit agreement with the state of Ohio approved on Monday.
Georgia-Pacific Corrugated, a manufacturer and marketer of paper products, paper-based packaging and chemical products, is adding a digital web printing press for packaging, according to the company.Read more
ATLANTA, Dec. 5, 2016 (PRNewswire) -Three members of Caraustar Consumer Packaging's Structural Design Team recently received awards at the Paperboard Packaging Council's 2016 Awards competition. The highly regarded competition recognizes advancements in paperboard packaging design.
Designer David Stier received the prestigious Judges' Award for his Bakeware Pan with Lid Carrier design for Reynolds Aluminum. He also represented Caraustar on a Structural Design Excellence panel showcasing his winning design and discussing Caraustar's structural design process.Read more