FREMONT, CA, Nov. 9, 2016 (Press Release) -Los Angeles-area business The Warren Group (TWG), a full-service company producing packaging, displays and point-of-purchase (POP) signage, has made another investment to stay on display graphics printing’s leading edge, purchasing an EFI VUTEk LX3 Pro hybrid roll/flatbed LED inkjet printer.Read more
ALEXANDRIA, VA, Nov. 4, 2016 (Press Release) -Building upon the success of the AskRalph blog and Q&A service, AICC is adding a new technical advisor with expertise in the folding carton and paperboard sector. AICC, The Independent Packaging Association, now offers members unlimited access to Tom Weber, Folding Carton Technical Advisor, for answers to all of their folding carton technical questions.Read more
APPLETON, WI, Nov. 8, 2016 (Press Release) -Great Northern Corporation (GNC), one of the largest independent producers of corrugated packaging, folding cartons and in-store displays in the U.S., has purchased the HP PageWide T400S Press. GNC will leverage this new high-speed inkjet press to produce flexible run lengths tailored to meet customer needs, provide reduced inventories, offer variable graphics and versioning, and satisfy customer lead time requirements, all with enhanced speed-to-market.Read more
SOMERSWORTH, NH, Nov. 7, 2016 (Marketwired) -J-Pac Medical, a trusted manufacturing and packaging outsourcing partner to medical device and diagnostic companies, today announced new custom fabricated mesh bags and filters for tissue bank allograft processing. J-Pac's custom shaped and assembled medical-quality textile components can be tailored to specific allograft processing needs and combined with other sterile devices in a single kit for quality improvement, processing efficiency and cost savings.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, Nov. 7, 2016 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has walked away with five of the most prestigious design awards from the internationally recognised Red Dot Award for Communication Design.
From over 17,000 entries from 46 different countries, the Smurfit Kappa products stood out for their outstanding and game-changing designs. Previous winners include global brands such as Apple, Samsung and Phillips.
Smurfit Kappa teams from Germany, Poland and Spain, created a series of unique designs helping to elevate consumer experience.Read more
OSLO, Norway, Nov. 7, 2016 (Press Release) -Elopak has launched a new package for aseptic products, the Pure-Pak Sense Aseptic carton, with unique design and functional features. Eckes-Granini Finland is the first juice company in Europe to introduce the new Pure-Pak Sense Aseptic carton, with the re-launch this October of its popular Marli Natur juice range.Read more
IGGESUND, Sweden, Nov. 3, 2016 (Press Release) -Logoloop, a folding construction that can show different messages as you go along folding it, has been given Sustainability Award 2016 by PSI, an international network for promotional products.
The awarded piece, created by German Touchmore and Dutch Blickvanger is made on Invercote Creato 400 g/m2 and the jury was enthusiastic about the environmental thinking:Read more
NOTTINGHAM, UK, Oct. 31, 2016 (Press Release) -We are delighted to announce The Sherwood Group has won one of the industry’s most prestigious accolades in the category ‘Cartonboard Pack of the Year’ at this year’s UK Packaging Awards.
Having received two nominations this year for the same category, The Sherwood Group landed the award for its innovative design and manufacture of Harrods Harlequin Bauble.Read more