May 2019

Leicester Tissue Company secures £6 million funding package from HSBC UK to increase its manufacturing capabilities up to 100% at its plant in Thurmaston, UK

May 15, 2019 - 09:31
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LEICESTER, UK, May 15, 2019 (Press Release) -Leicester Tissue Company (LTC), a toilet and kitchen roll manufacturer, is set to increase its manufacturing capabilities by up to 100 per cent after securing a £6 million funding package from HSBC UK.

The business, which is currently operating at full capacity, is in the process of installing two new production lines that will complete later this year at its new 105,000 sq. ft. plant in Thurmaston, Leicester. The multi-million pound investment will create an extra 50 full-time jobs.

DS Smith wins five awards at POPAI D-A-CH Awards 2019

May 15, 2019 - 08:15

LONDON, May 14, 2019 (Press Release) -Displays drive sales and make sure your brand presents a strong identity at the point of sale. For those silent sellers to come into their full retail potential, a number of aspects must be considered and perfectly attuned during the design and development stage: from the right design and choice of material and a shape, colour, and printing scheme that is as appealing as it is loyal to the brand through to the necessary efficiency and sustainability in the production and logistics process.

APP's Foopak wins Product of the Year Award from Environmental Leader and Energy Manager Today at ELEMCON 2019 in Denver, CO

May 15, 2019 - 06:51
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DENVER, CO, May 15, 2019 (Press Release) -Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) Foopak received a Product of the Year Award from Environmental Leader and Energy Manager Today at the annual Environmental Leader & Energy Manager Conference (ELEMCON) on May 14 in Denver.

Hyster introduces "Damage Avoidance" solutions for handling paper reels

May 15, 2019 - 06:47
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PORTLAND, OR, April 30, 2019 (Press Release) -Hyster Europe is helping businesses in the paper supply chain to reduce paper reel damage with a combination of damage avoidance solutions. The company also expects to improve the efficiency and productivity of drivers handling the giant paper reels and reduce the overall handling costs.

Nouryon receives 2019 Responsible Care Merit Award by AICM in China

May 15, 2019 - 04:40
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AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands , May 15, 2019 (Press Release) -Nouryon has been awarded the 2019 Responsible Care Merit Award by the Association of International Chemical Manufacturers (AICM) in China. The award recognizes the company’s performance and contribution to the development of a responsible chemical industry in the country.

Holmen's new study confirms paper from fresh fibres has lower environmental impact than paper from recycled fibres

May 15, 2019 - 04:03
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STOCKHOLM, May 15, 2019 (Press Release) -When produced where the environmental impact of producing electricity is low, and where the forest is sustainably managed, paper from fresh fibres has lower environmental impact than paper from recycled fibres. That’s the conclusion of a new life cycle study made by IVL, Swedish Environmental Research Institute.

Toscotec to rebuild dryer section of PM1 for Cartiera Marchigiana's facility in Macerata, Italy

May 15, 2019 - 03:16
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LUCCA, ITALY, May 15, 2019 (Press Release) -Cartiera Marchigiana selected Toscotec to completely rebuild the dryer section of its paper machine at Montelupone, Macerata, Italy. This is a repeated order for Toscotec, who has recently been entrusted with a turnkey rebuild project by Cartiera Cama, which has the same ownership of Cartiera Marchigiana. Thanks to the advantages of TT SteelDryer technology, the rebuild will boost PM1’s drying capacity and efficiency, without increasing the paper machine’s length.

PaperWorks opens new Packaging Development Design + Innovation Centre in Ontario

May 14, 2019 - 17:46

BALA CYNWYD, PA, May 14, 2019 (Business Wire) -PaperWorks announces the opening of the new Packaging Development (PacDev) Design + Innovation Centre. Located on-site at the PaperWorks Kitchener, Ontario facility, the new workspace combines top-notch design and world-class packaging innovation and will serve as a hub for revolutionary packaging ideas and creativity.

UK’s collaboration Leeds By Example doubles number of people recycling plastic, cans and coffee cups; motivates cities in Scotland and Wales to launch campaigns

May 14, 2019 - 10:36
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LONDON, May 10, 2019 (Press Release) -Leeds By Example, the UK’s biggest collaborative drive to boost recycling of some of the most common food and drink packaging consumed ‘on-the-go’, has inspired cities in Scotland and Wales to launch their own campaigns. Launched to help address the UK’s extremely low onthe-go recycling rates, the groundbreaking six-month trial in Leeds has doubled the number of people recycling plastic, cans and coffee cups and has recycled 600,000 cups in less than six months.

Stora Enso launches new DuraSense wood-based biocomposites solution for cosmetic,food and luxury brands as alternatives to plastic packaging

May 14, 2019 - 09:15
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HELSINKI, May 14, 2019 (Press Release) -Stora Enso introduces DuraSense by Stora Enso – wood-based biocomposites for premium cosmetics, food and luxury brands seeking alternatives to plastic packaging. With the help of DuraSense, customers who place very high demands on aesthetics and tactile values can make their packaging more eco-friendly.

Stora Enso introduces Cupforma Natura Solo range of renewable paperboard for paper cups

May 14, 2019 - 08:37

HELSINKI, May 14, 2019 (Press Release) -Stora Enso introduces Cupforma Natura Solo, a renewable paperboard for paper cups. The innovative material is suitable for hot and cold drinking cups, as well as for ice cream packaging. It is produced without a traditional plastic coating layer and designed for full fibre recovery in a recycling process.

Staples receives 2019 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award

May 14, 2019 - 06:57
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WASHINGTON, DC, April 17, 2019 (Business Wire) -Staples, Inc., is proud to announce we received the 2019 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award for continued leadership and superior contributions to ENERGY STAR. Staples’ accomplishments were recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. on April 11, 2019.

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