The company plans to convert its coated magazine paper and kraft paper PM 2 to produce an estimated 400,000 tonnes/yr of FBB and recyclable barrier board by summer 2016.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, June 24, 2015 (Press Release) - Smurfit Kappa was this week awarded the European Innovation Recognition Award for outstanding innovation proposals by Nestlé, the world's leading nutrition, health and wellness company.
The award is given for outstanding innovation proposals across Europe and is judged by internal teams at Nestlé on the basis of a series of solutions demonstrating innovation, proactivity and practicality.
NEENAH, WI, June 29, 2015 (Press Release) -Menasha is expanding its PrePrint facility in Neenah, Wis. to accommodate the addition of a new flexographic printing press. The expansion and new equipment are in response to increasing customer demands.
Menasha previously announced the purchase of a second Bobst Central Impression Flexographic 90SIX Printing Press to its network, which will close to double the company's capacity for preprinted linerboard orders. It is expected to be in production by March 2016.Read more
BRAMPTON, ON, June 29, 2015 (Press Release) -Most boxes and cartons manufactured in Canada are now 100% recycled content, made completely from old boxes and other used paper material collected from the back of factories, supermarkets, office buildings, or from residential Blue Box programs.Read more
MIRAMAR BEACH, FL, June 25, 2015 (Business Wire) - With its latest distilled spirit offering, Big Box Vodka, the Aristocrat Group Corp. (ASCC) set out to create a new market segment by delivering an ultra-premium vodka in revolutionary packaging more versatile than anything else on the market today.
"This is not simply vodka in a cardboard box," said ASCC CEO Robert Federowicz. "This is a handcrafted distilled spirit that arrives in a package that is more convenient and sophisticated than any bottle."
LONDON, June 26, 2015 (Press Release) - The European Flexographic Industry Association (EFIA) has awarded DS Smithwith a prize in gold. The jury was convinced by the top-class printing of the print image for the HENKELL brand by the DS Smith site in Fulda and DS Smith Pre-Press Services GmbH.Read more
DERHAMN, Sweden, June 29, 2015 (Press Release) -
Swedish pulp manufacturer Rottneros newly developed High Yield Pulp for carton board, Bulk Booster, has been well received at several major board manufacturers. The product is already used in the commercial manufacturing of board qualities for packaging, and in a number of specialty applications.Read more