TAMPERE, Finland, Aug. 16, 2016 (Press Release) -In pursuit of its goal of becoming a leading pan-European packaging company, Amerplast continues with its investment program by purchasing a state of the art BOBST 20SIX CS flexographic printing machine. The machine will be installed at the company's factory in Tampere, Finland. The investment follows the 2015 installation of a modern MIRAFLEX AM printing machine at the company's Polish factory in Grodzisk Mazowiecki.Read more
STRANGNAS, Sweden, Aug. 15, 2016 (Press Release) -Swedish sack and speciality kraft paper producer Mondi Dynäs has decided to modernise its paper machine PM5 with a new online system for vibration monitoring. The Intellinova online system with vibration monitoring units thus will replace the paper machine’s older monitoring system, all in order to increase machine availability, profitability, and safety.Read more
RENKUM, The Netherlands, Aug. 12, 2016 (Press Release) -At exactly 12.00 hrs today the first jumbo roll of 100 grs paper was produced on PM2 at Parenco BV. During the past 13 months PM2, an idled newsprint machine, has been converted into a machine producing Testliner 3 and Fluting.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, Aug. 12, 2016 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has successfully achieved winning entries in three of the nine categories at the ‘Obal Roku’ Awards which aim to highlight and promote the best ideas, innovations and technologies in the Czech packaging market.
Winning the Electronic and appliances category was a design by Smurfit Kappa Žebrák for a high-quality audio device which required the highest level of protection for overseas shipment.Read more
ATLANTA, Aug. 11, 2016 (PRNewswire) -Graphic Packaging International was recognized with a North America Award for Sustainability at the Kellogg Company's Supplier Recognition Event held in June 2016 in Battle Creek, MI. This inaugural award recognizes suppliers that have demonstrated excellence in corporate responsibility.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Aug. 10, 2016 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply a moisturizer system to Zhejiang Dongda Paper Co. Ltd. in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China. The new solution, Valmet IQ Moisturizer, will enable the mill to improve board quality on its paper machine PM2.
The order is included in Valmet's second quarter 2016 orders received. The delivery will take place in September 2016.Read more
KENDAL, UK, Aug. 8, 2016 (Press Release) -British master papermaker James Cropper is inviting brands to celebrate their uniqueness by unveiling its new ‘Tailor Made’ service at this year’s Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging exhibitions.Read more
LONDON, Aug. 8, 2016 (Press Release) -In January 2016 Greycon implemented their world renowned system at Mel Paper, one of the largest manufacturers of recycled board in the food and general packaging industry.
Mel Paper is located near Thessaloniki and is the only manufacturer of recycled carton board in Greece. Mel Paper produces more than 100,000 tons of coated printing carton every year. These products are distributed to demanding markets across Western Europe, Africa and Asia.Read more