The commercialization of the new product was initially planned at the end of Q2 at its Frohnleiten mill in Austria. "The full scale industrial production is subject to further optimizations," a spokesperson of the firm said without giving further details.
In the meantime, the mill's BM 3 will produce standard board at full capacity.Read more
BOBST has become the first machinery supplier to win the gold "Highlight of the Year" trophy in the 24-year history of Brazil's Embanews awards.
The award is in recognition of the many innovations and benefits that the new NOVACUT 106 ER inline blanking die-cutter brings to cartonboard packaging manufacturers.Read more
RENKUM, The Netherlands, June 4, 2015 (Press Release) -Graphic paper manufacturer Parenco invests approximately one hundred million euros with its owner H2 Equity Partners in the conversion of its paper machine 2 (PM2). This machine was idled in 2009 by its then owner due to the declining demand of newsprint paper. After the conversion, PM2 will produce about 385,000 tons of packaging paper from mid-2016, intended for the production of corrugated board. With this investment, Parenco creates approximately sixty new jobs.Read more
The new product line of Lucca Mill is probably one of the best business success stories in the past few years. Especially with the advancement of Medium HP and White Liner C, Lucca Mill has contributed to revolutionising the concept of high-performance box production.Read more
HELSINKI, May 28, 2015 (Press Release) - Stora Enso will open a new Innovation Centre later this year to enhance the development of innovative packaging solutions. The first commercial products are ready in the micro-fibrillated cellulose (MFC) business.Read more
JACKSON, MO, June 2, 2015 (Press Release) -Mondi North America, Consumer Goods Packaging, is introducing the FlexZiBox flexible bag with side pour function to the Americas marketplace. The bag, which was previously available only to European markets from Mondi European manufacturing plants, offers a robust solution for Americas-based packagers of granular and powdery materials, including pet food and cement.Read more