A new market research study by Innventia AB, a Swedish research and technology institute, has revealed that paper cement sacks offer considerable cost and efficiency benefits for fillers and are also seen as a more environmentally sound product, when compared with plastic sacks.Read more
Smurfit Kappa, one of the world leaders in paper-based packaging solutions, has today announced the opening of its latest Experience Centre in Konin, Poland, further expanding its network of expertise.
This brings to eight the number of Smurfit Kappa Experience Centres throughout Europe, each providing a range of accessible innovative solutions and services for customers.Read more
LANCASHIRE, UK, March 20, 2015 (Press Release) -
TRM has been awarded the most prestigious accolade for print quality in the packaging industry.
The company won the prizes for best in class for ‘Corrugated Post-Print: Coated Line and Screen' and ultimate prize, ‘Best in Show', at the 2015 European Flexographic Industry Association's (EFIA) print awards.Read more
BRUSSELS, March 19, 2015 (PPI Europe) -Schur Pack Germany has tapped KBA to supply three KBA Rapida sheet-fed offset presses in medium and large format with a total of 29 printing and finishing units for its new production facility in Valluhn-Gallin, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, in Germany. The company did not disclose the value of the project.Read more
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, March 19, 2015 (Press Release) -
Carton and label maker Vrijdag Premium Printing takes delivery of a BOBST MASTERFOIL - continuing its tradition of using innovation to achieve ever-better quality.
"The long history of Vrijdag gives us knowledge and stability," says Henk Nota, Managing Director of the Dutch company, "but this new machine is part of our future and it is a future of innovation and efficiency.Read more
WÜRZBURG, Germany, March 18, 2015 (Press Release) -As a thriving organization with additional capacity needs, Menasha Packaging's York, Penn. facility will be enhancing its productivity with a unique new high-performance KBA Rapida 145 57-inch eight-color press with full UV capabilities and logistics this spring. The new press will arrive at the firm's sprawling 220,000-square-foot facility in late March and will begin production in May 2015.Read more