RENKUM, The Netherlands, June 4, 2015 (Press Release) -Graphic paper manufacturer Parenco invests approximately one hundred million euros with its owner H2 Equity Partners in the conversion of its paper machine 2 (PM2). This machine was idled in 2009 by its then owner due to the declining demand of newsprint paper. After the conversion, PM2 will produce about 385,000 tons of packaging paper from mid-2016, intended for the production of corrugated board. With this investment, Parenco creates approximately sixty new jobs.Read more
The new product line of Lucca Mill is probably one of the best business success stories in the past few years. Especially with the advancement of Medium HP and White Liner C, Lucca Mill has contributed to revolutionising the concept of high-performance box production.Read more
HELSINKI, May 28, 2015 (Press Release) - Stora Enso will open a new Innovation Centre later this year to enhance the development of innovative packaging solutions. The first commercial products are ready in the micro-fibrillated cellulose (MFC) business.Read more
JACKSON, MO, June 2, 2015 (Press Release) -Mondi North America, Consumer Goods Packaging, is introducing the FlexZiBox flexible bag with side pour function to the Americas marketplace. The bag, which was previously available only to European markets from Mondi European manufacturing plants, offers a robust solution for Americas-based packagers of granular and powdery materials, including pet food and cement.Read more
INDIANAPOLIS, June 3, 2015 (Indianapolis Business Journal) - A Louisville-based company that manufactures and distributes protective packaging for numerous products plans to bolster its presence in the region by opening a new facility in Indianapolis.
Ben Blincoe, president and chief operating officer of Premier Packaging LLC, said the company will expand its employee base by opening a 159,400-square-foot corrugated sheet paper board plant and distribution center in Indianapolis.