Based on a successful preliminary assessment, the LEIPA Group predicts investment in a significant expansion of containerboard production capacities. The company's headquarters in Schwedt are being examined as the location for the expansion. A possible start of operations is planned for as early as the 2016 financial year.Read more
The Bobst-supplied equipment complements the firm's existing FFG 924 NT RS Flexo folder gluer. The new machinery is aimed at improving the plant's efficiency in producing small folding boxes from corrugated board as well as reducing the load on the existing line.Read more
Iggesund Paperboard, manufacturer of the world-leading paperboard Invercote, is inviting designers from all over the world to participate in a unique learning experience. From those who apply, 20 will be chosen to join the Iggesund Design Experience in Sweden in June 2015.
"We tried this for the first time in 2012 and the appreciation and enthusiasm we got from the participating designers was overwhelming. So we'll do it again", says Staffan Sjöberg, Public Relations Manager at Iggesund Paperboard.Read more
The 100% Recycled Paperboard Alliance (RPA-100%) announced today that 2014 was a banner year; they closed out 2014 with the vast majority of capacity in North America covered by its certification program. Members of the Alliance represent nearly 80% of North America's coated 100% recycled paperboard (CRB) capacity.
In 2014, the first year of the new certified CRB program, the RPA-100% added more than 20 consumer brand companies that have pledged to use only certified 100% recycled paperboard and to display the new certified trademarked symbol.Read more