November 2018

Thimm group develops new corrugated cardboard packaging solution for Schönox's iLine App adhesives applicator

November 06, 2018 - 04:00
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NORTHEIM, Germany, Nov. 6, 2018 (Press Release) -In their design of a customised packaging system for the Schönox brand, the developers from Thimm Packaging Systems have successfully maximised all the efficiency factors. Even where the term “efficiency” is being used more and more widely, it continues to describe an essential success factor. Specifically it means a more economic and sustainable use of time, materials or financial resources.

Thimm group develops new corrugated cardboard packaging solution for Schönox's iLine App adhesives applicator

November 06, 2018 - 04:00

NORTHEIM, Germany, Nov. 6, 2018 (Press Release) -In their design of a customised packaging system for the Schönox brand, the developers from Thimm Packaging Systems have successfully maximised all the efficiency factors. Even where the term “efficiency” is being used more and more widely, it continues to describe an essential success factor. Specifically it means a more economic and sustainable use of time, materials or financial resources.

BillerudKorsnäs' design lab in Portland, OR focuses to eliminate plastic packaging

November 06, 2018 - 02:53

SEATTLE, WA, Nov. 6, 2018 (Local News) -Packaging designer Ryan Gaither believes in the power of cardboard.

He’s laid down a massive sheet of it – as big as a king-size bed – at the Swedish-owned BillerudKorsnäs design lab in Portland.

He flips the switch on a machine that zips around the cardboard, stabbing and cutting it with a robotic exact-o knife.

“Basically anything we create — any design we’re looking to validate – we cut out with this machine,” he said. “This lets us know if we’re on the right track or on a fool’s errand.”

Irving Pulp and Paper to pay $3.5 million penalty in connection with three offences under pollution prevention provisions of the federal Fisheries Act

November 06, 2018 - 01:31
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SAINT JOHN, NB, Nov. 5, 2018 (CNW) -The effective and strict enforcement of Canadian environmental and wildlife protection legislation is one way that Environment and Climate Change Canada meets its commitment to maintaining clean air and water and protecting wildlife and their habitats.

Attis Industries launches new video series to demonstrate bio-based technologies and discuss targeted end use products

November 06, 2018 - 01:27
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MILTON, GA, Nov. 5, 2018 (Globe Newswire) -Attis Industries, Inc. (the “Company” or “Attis”), a diversified company focused on innovation and technology throughout key components of the new economy, which include renewable fuels, bio-based plastics, healthcare and communications infrastructure, today launched a video series that will offer investors and interested parties additional information on the technologies and bio-based products offered under the Innovations division.

Smurfit Kappa achieves EcoVadis gold rating for fifth successive year

November 05, 2018 - 08:25
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DUBLIN, Ireland, Nov. 5, 2018 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has been awarded the gold Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) rating by EcoVadis, a leading evaluator of global supply chains, for the fifth successive year.

The packaging leader scored highly in a range of criteria across environment, labour practices and human rights, sustainable procurement and fair business practices.

EcoVadis provides supplier sustainability ratings for global supply chains in companies such as Bayer, Johnson & Johnson, Nestlé and ING Bank.

AR Packaging developed Carton PEEKBOX for Austrian fastener manufacturer Tenz wins Red Dot Award in Berlin, Germany

November 05, 2018 - 06:59

LUND, Sweden, Oct. 31, 2018 (Press Release) -AR Packaging Group. Outstanding and award winning: as part of the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2018, A&R Carton Graz has succeeded in winning over the 24-member jury with its packaging design project. Over several days, the experts examined, discussed and evaluated more than 8,600 international communication design works. They awarded the coveted Red Dot for the high design quality and creative achievement of AR Carton Graz’ Tenz PEEKBOX.

James Cropper's plastic-free CupCycling wins in ‘Driving the Circular Economy’ category at Sustainability Summit Awards in Gothenburg, Sweden

November 05, 2018 - 06:36

KENDAL, UK, Nov. 5, 2018 (Press Release) -James Cropper, one of the global leaders in fibre innovation and paper and packaging specialities, are thrilled to win at the Sustainability Summit Awards against such impressive competition. Hosted at Scanpack in Gothenburg, Sweden, the awards are hailed as the most prestigious competition for sustainability in packaging. This international event stimulates debate and showcases the latest innovations providing solutions that tackle environmental problems across the packaging sector.

ESKO to exhibit its 'Labels Connected' solutions at Labelexpo India 2018 from Nov 22-26

November 05, 2018 - 05:20

GHENT, Belgium , Oct. 29, 2018 (Press Release) -Today’s label converters face the key challenges of producing large volumes of high quality, short run jobs with quicker deadlines. This creates lead-time pressure and complex workflows supporting the need for greater efficiencies.

AR Packaging's A&R Carton provides its Sealio packaging for German dairy company DMK Group's Humana brand

November 05, 2018 - 05:13

LUND, Sweden, Nov. 5, 2018 (Press Release) -The DMK Group is Germany’s largest dairy company and targets the growing infant milk formula (IMF) with its Humana brand. When investing in the conversion of its Strückhausen plant into a dedicated infant milk formula site, DMK chose to go for the Sealio packaging and a long term partnership with A&R Carton, a member of AR Packaging. The composite can’s superior product safety and ease of use for consumers are the key decisive factors for this strategic move.

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