STOCKHOLM, March 23, 2015 (Press Release) -In order to create competitive packaging, print quality needs to be sufficiently high and give a uniform appearance between different packages. This can be achieved without unnecessary wastage if the board material has similar properties and behaves as expected in the printing press, according to a new licentiate thesis from Vipp industrial graduate school at Karlstad University.Read more
Tetra Pak made further progress towards its 2020 environmental goals during 2014, passing several important milestones in its journey to develop sustainable products, reduce the environmental footprint of the value chain and increase recycling.
IGGESUND, Sweden, March 10, 2015 (Press Release) -
"We're seeing almost an explosion of digitally printed folding cartons. For a company like ours which offers stiff paperboard of the highest quality this is a terrific development," comments Fredrik Lisinski, who is responsible for developing Iggesund Paperboard's sales to the digital print market.
Smurfit Kappa Benelux, a subsidiary of Smurfit Kappa has announced that it has agreed to acquire the European and Mexican operations of Hexacomb, a subsidiary of Packaging Corporation of America. Hexacomb is the largest European manufacturer of paper honeycomb and packaging solutions, and employs approximately 215 people across the operations in the Netherlands, France, Spain and Mexico.Read more
Capital Corrugated & Cartons, Sacramento CA, installs a new MEGAFOLD 1850SL Specialty Folder Gluer from PPC Technologies & Solutions LLC (PPCTS).
The MEGAFOLD 1850SL is a rugged 73" wide Specialty Folder Gluer for heavy folding cartons, micro-flutes, E, C B, AB 3 & 5 layers corrugated boxes and also available in 1450 and 1650 widths.