Solving one of the shipping and freight industrys' biggest challenges, Compadre LLC, a leading packaging design, testing and engineering firm based in Austin, Texas, announced today that its newly patented Kübox shipping containers have won the highly coveted DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation. Compadre's CEO Darryl Kelinske accepted the award at a ceremony held at DuPont's Headquarters in Wilmington, Delaware.Read more
Invented around 25 years ago, the Vitop® tap has revolutionised wine consumption both within the Bag-in-Box® sector and the wider market, with its unique valve technology creating a new standard for Bag-in-Box® packaging solutions.Read more
BRUSSELS, May 12, 2015 (RISI) - The packaging firm Moonen Packaging has snapped up PaperlinX's packaging operations in the Netherlands out of administration for an undisclosed price tag. While the business will change its name to Moonen Packaging, customers will not be affected by the change in ownership, the company said in a statement.Read more
HELSINKI, May 7, 2015 (Press Release) -Valio has announced that it will continue its use of 100% renewable milk cartons after an initial test period of three months. From May 1st 2015, the fully-renewable Tetra Rex® Bio-based will be introduced for Valio LuomuTMorganic milk and sour milk.Read more
AALST, Belgium, May 7, 2015 (Press Release) -VPK's first US-based core winding site will soon start up production in Stevenspoint, Wisconsin.
Specialized machinery is at the moment being transferred from Germany, where all parts were meticulously prepared for the transatlantic move. Installation is planned during the last two weeks of May, in order to start up production in June.
Focusing on local markets, the new plant will meet the demand for cores used in foil and paper industries.
SPARKS, MD, May 11, 2015 (Press Release) -
With its recent official product launch, global corrugated industry leader SUN Automation Group® is celebrating new European installations of the innovative AccuPrint® chambered ink system, which meets three key commercial requirements for the corrugated industry: significantly improved print quality, increased sustainability and reduced plant costs.