OAK CREEK, WI , Feb. 28, 2017 (Press Release) -Wisconsin based, American International Machinery, Inc. announced the recent installation of a new Signature Select 110SLB46 in the Dallas, TX area. The Select is equipped with an inline ejector for inspection/quality control and new FastFold technology for higher speed production and less waste. American reported a 64% increase in new Signature folder gluer sales in 2016 compared to 5 years ago.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Feb. 28, 2017 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply a paper machine rebuild for Sappi Maastricht in the Netherlands. With the rebuilt paper machine 6 (PM 6), Sappi will be able to improve the existing graphical board products and move into producing high quality solid bleached board (SBB) and folding box board (FBB) grades. Today PM 6 is producing coated woodfree (CWF) paper grades. The start-up of the rebuilt machine is scheduled for early 2018.
The order is included in Valmet's first quarter 2017 orders received. The value of the order will not be disclosed.Read more
LONDON, Feb. 23, 2017 (Press Release) -Jaguar Land Rover challenged DS Smith to develop a fully kitted and unitised Multi-Pack containing up to 5 or 7 individual automotive bumpers and stackable up to 12 packs high. It had to be easily assembled and allow individual bumpers to be delivered to dealers by courier.
We love a challenge and it turns out the WorldStar packaging awards do too because they awarded DS Smith a 2017 WorldStar Award (the most prestigious packaging awards) in the Transit pack category.Read more
NORTHBROOK, IL, Feb. 27, 2017 (Press Release) -KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation will be present at the Packaging Innovations trade show being held in Birmingham, U.K. on March 1st and 2nd, 2017. KapStone will showcase its Kraftpak Simply Natural paperboard product line at Hall 9, stand E34.Read more
WEISENBACH,Germany, Jan. 30, 2017 (Press Release) -The KATZ Group has invested in a new 30-meter long packing line at its Weisenbach site. The line was symbolically started up by managing director Daniel Bitton and printing plant manager Ralf Korz on 19 January 2017.Read more
BALA CYNWYD, PA , Feb. 21, 2017 (Press Release) -Food, personal care, household product and healthcare marketers will now have access to a new 100% recycled content, coated recycled board (CRB) folding carton alternative with characteristics not previously possible.Read more
LONDON, Feb. 20, 2017 (Press Release) -DS Smith has helped Schneider Electric to reduce waste and cut its packaging costs through an innovative new design.
Global electrical manufacturer Schneider Electric is committed to protecting the environment, with a firm focus on reducing carbon emissions, water consumption and waste. For the company, waste management is a priority.Read more
UETERSEN, Germany, Feb. 17, 2017 (Press Release) -Feldmuehle Uetersen will be on show at Packaging Innovations 2017 in Birmingham, United Kingdom, with materials for modern point of sale (POS) solutions that meet the requirements for holistic packaging design: VivaCard and VivaLiner.Read more