As I sit here writing this, I am locked deeply into Airline Hell. This is the condition caused by too many fliers going on too few yet well oversold flights combined with bad weather in the Northeast. I am a day behind getting home because my nonstop from New York to Kansas City was cancelled before the storm because they assumed it would be a problem. They were right, it turned out sunny and the assumed problem became mine.Read more
Inside the company's cavernous manufacturing facility, it's a beehive of activity: machinery is humming, multiple assembly lines are running and employees are working three shifts around the clock five days a week.
Orders for the custom corrugated containers SCC produces are so strong the company's owner is spending $3.75 million to expand the Kingsburg facility, located at 909 Union in a building formerly used by Del Monte as a can storage warehouse.Read more
RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, today announced a new event partnership with the Confederation of European Paper Industries (CEPI). The agreement will enhance the program for bothRISI's 2015 European ConferenceandCEPI's European Paper Week.Read more
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"When we choose the paperboard for chocolate packaging, the decisive factor is taste and odour neutrality. Of course the paperboard must be suitable for the construction we have chosen but if we do not minimise the risk of the chocolate acquiring an off-taste from the packaging material then the rest does not matter."Read more