MEX, Switzerland, Oct. 13, 2016 (Press Release) -Mid-2016 saw Coburger Kartonagenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG put the world's first BREAKER 2 FLAT TRACK from BOBST into operation. The automatic blank separator was installed together with a MASTERCUT 1.7 flatbed die-cutter at the company, which has its headquarters in Dörfles-Esbach, near Coburg, Germany.Read more
ATLANTA, GA, Oct. 12, 2016 (Press Release) -The most powerful global hub of corrugated networking and educational opportunities in the Western Hemisphere takes place this month at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. SuperCorrExpo® is hosted by two of the corrugated industry’s leading associations, TAPPI and AICC. With more than 300 industry suppliers; and thousands of industry leaders from 70 countries, 2016 SuperCorrExpo® kicks off October 17, for four days, with the latest and greatest in the corrugated industry.Read more
PLYMOUTH, MN, Oct. 13, 2016 (Press Release) -Flint Group exhibits at TAPPI’s corrugated conference, SuperCorr Expo 2016, October 17-20, 2016 in Orlando, Florida, USA. The conference will have over 3,000 attendees with a sold out exhibit floor! Flint Group’s Flexographic Products and Paper & Board ink experts will be available at stand 1555 during exhibition hours to discuss new products and answer questions. Additionally, AIC (American Inks and Coatings), recently acquired by Flint Group, will be located at stand 3100 ready to discuss all things corrugated!Read more
L'ISLE D'ABEAU, France, Oct. 13, 2016 (Press Release) -Stanislas Vilain has been working at the Vizille paper mill for 17 years, a subsidiary of Vicat Group, which produces specialty papers and industrial bags. This double production is unique in the industry. It gave Stanislas Vilain the idea to develop an innovative sealing system for industrial bags.Read more
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Oct. 13, 2016 (Press Release) -Dos Pinos, a leading Costa Rican dairy company in Central America and the Caribbean, will become the first company in the Americas to launch their products in Tetra Brik® Aseptic 200 Slim Leaf.
Gonzalo Chaves, CEO of Dos Pinos, said: “We are pleased be the first to bring this new package for our dairy, nectars and oatmeal brands in the region. Consumers are looking for new experiences, novelty and fun in everyday products, and we are glad to be able to respond to their needs quickly by making this innovative switch.”Read more
JACKSON, MO, Oct. 10, 2016 (Press Release) -Mondi in North America will exhibit a sweeping array of flexible packaging products ranging from consumer and industrial solutions to laminating films and innovative plastic and paper-based barriers at Pack Expo 2016, November 6-9, McCormick Place, Booth E-7914, Chicago. Visitors to the booth are invited to bring their most challenging consumer and industrial packaging challenges for on-site evaluation by Mondi packaging experts.Read more
LAKE FOREST, IL, Oct. 11, 2016 (Press Release) -Colbert Packaging Corporation, a leading manufacturer of folding cartons, rigid setup boxes and paperboard specialty products, has been awarded a U.S. patent (US 9,452,877 B2) for its MedLock EZ family of patient compliance packages. It is the tenth patent issued for Colbert’s paperboard specialty products and the first awarded for MedLock EZ.Read more
IPSWICH, UK, Oct. 11, 2016 (Press Release) -Cup Print in Ireland has become the first factory to take a revolutionary new packaging machine to produce the easier-to-recycle Frugalpac paper coffee cup.
The multi-award winning factory in Ennis, Co Clare already produces standard cups for clients including Mars, Kraft and Bunzl and makes 150m cups per year. The new machine will allow Frugalpac to meet the high demand for trials and testing from interested customers, including Starbucks.Read more