DS Smith has once again won recognition for its design and innovation at the European Flexographic Industry Association (EFIA) Print Awards 2015.
A total of six honours - four in the UK and two for Germany - were awarded to the corrugated packaging and supply cycle specialist, including Gold for its work with Typhoo, Silver for Diageo and Bronze for Mondelez.
The EFIA Awards have been running since 1972 and offer participating companies the opportunity to gain recognition for excellence in flexographic print on packs produced during the previous year.Read more
Voith has successfully completed the modernization of the paper machine PM 6 at BillerudKorsnäs AB in Gruvön, Sweden. As part of the rebuild project, the press section and parts of the dryer section have been modernized. BillerudKorsnäs manufactures on the PM 6 fluting for packaging paper from virgin fibers.Read more
PRESS RELEASE: Arjowiggins Graphic launches TEKNOCARD the widest range of premium board for packaging and graphical applications.
TEKNOCARD offers the largest range of premium board on the market today. Whatever you are looking for, uncoated, 1 or 2-side coated, woodfree or recycled... with Teknocard, you will find the exact cartonboard needed for every graphical and packaging applications.Read more
The new PM 5 for light-weight packaging paper at Modern Karton went into operation on time in Corlu, Turkey, in the middle of 2015. The entire process technology - from the stock preparation to the winder, including automation - was delivered by Voith and is characterized by low fresh water and energy consumption.Read more
The second beta-testing site to receive a BOBST digital printing press for corrugated board is the Schumacher Packaging plant in Ebersdorf, Germany, where the installation is already well under way and where production will start at the end of this month.Read more
Klaipedos kartonas AB, a subsidiary of GRIGISKES AB, has started an essential project for the modernisation of their paper production machine. The aim of the project is to double the company's production capacity within 3-5 years. As specified in a notice of GRIGISKES AB dated 04 June 2015 and commented on in a meeting with investors on the same day, the strategy of the subsidiary is to implement this project in three stages.Read more
BRUSSELS, July 9, 2015 (PPI Europe) -Finland's Kotkamills has signed up Bellmer Vaahto to help convert the mill's PM 2 into a multi-layer board machine. The value of the order amounts to Euro 30 million ($33 million).
The firm 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
The DS Smith Packaging Systems site, located in Dijon-Chenôve, France, specialises in the design and manufacture of Inline Filling Machines.
Each year, more than 100 made-to-measure machines leave the factory, destined for everything from forming and closing corrugated cardboard cases, to automated packing.Read more