July 2019

DS Smith introduces solid board solution for arranging, protecting and fixing content inside pharmaceutical box

July 16, 2019 - 09:21

LONDON, July 16, 2019 (Press Release) -Practical solid board solution for arranging, protecting and fixing the content inside the box.

Challenge: Customer wanted to keep the facing (dimensions) of specific product

DS Smith's e-commerce packaging design for Morocco Gold wins Starpack Gold Award 2019

July 16, 2019 - 09:06

LONDON, July 16, 2019 (Press Release) -Last June the 27th, the Morocco Gold manufacturer won a Starpack Gold Award at London for its e-commerce packaging designed and produced by DS Smith consumer France in the 'Consumer experience - Home delivery' category.

This packaging, neutral from the outside to avoid shrinkage, conveys the high value of the product once opened thanks to a high quality litho printing inside; both on the pack and the fitment which protects an extra virgin oil bottle.

Klingele Group opens new logistics centre at its Werne site in Germany

July 16, 2019 - 06:39
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WERNE and REMSHALDEN, Germany , July 16, 2019 (Press Release) -The Klingele Group, one of the leading independent manufacturers of corrugated base paper and corrugated cardboard packaging, opens a new logistics centre at its Werne site. It covers an area of 15,500 m2 and has now created space for over 20,000 pallets in combination with the existing warehouse capacities.

Centralised logistics saves costs and reduces CO2 emissions

Tetra Pak becomes first carton packaging company to introduce paper straws for beverage cartons in Europe

July 16, 2019 - 05:10

LAUSANNE, Switzerland , July 16, 2019 (Press Release) -Company will put its paper straw innovations into the public domain to encourage industry collaboration, and will also explore bio-degradable materials.

Tetra Pak has today announced that customers have started field testing​ its paper straws for beverage products in Europe. The move means Tetra Pak is the first carton packaging company to provide such straws for beverage cartons in the region.

WRAP publishes UK Plastics Pact guidance as part of plans to improve UK recycling rate of plastic packaging

July 16, 2019 - 04:48
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    BANBURY, UK, July 16, 2019 (Press Release) -
  • New UK Plastics Pact guidance published today as part of plans to significantly improve the UK recycling rate of plastic packaging

WRAP, which manages The UK Plastics Pact, has today published guidance that sets out which plastics used in household packaging are currently classed as ‘recyclable’. It provides direction to packaging designers and specifiers, setting out a ‘best in class’ vision for design, including targets for recycled content.

Jenkins Shipping Company fined £30,000 after HGV driver suffered lower limb fractures

July 16, 2019 - 04:21
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BOOTLE, UK, July 12, 2019 (Press Release) -A shipping company has been fined after a Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) driver was struck by a paper reel that was being loaded on to his trailer.

Liverpool Magistrates’ Court heard how, on 7 September 2016, an agency HGV driver working for Jenkins Shipping Company Limited at its Liverpool depot, was assisting in the loading of paper reels onto his HGV trailer, when a reel slipped from the clamp attachment of the fork lift truck being used to load the reels striking the driver’s lower body and legs. He sustained several lower limb fractures.

Star Paper Mill starts up new Recard-supplied DCT Crescent Former Tissue machine at its mill in Abu Dhabi, UAE

July 16, 2019 - 03:00
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ABU DHABI, UAE, July 15, 2019 (Press Release) -On behalf of our Managing Director Mr. Majid Rasheed, we are extremely delighted to announce the successful commissioning and startup of our new Tissue Paper machine in ICAD 2, Abu Dhabi. The 1st reel of tissue Jumbo reel was produced on 14th of July 2019.

Mondi and TU Graz set up strategic partnership oriented to research and education

July 16, 2019 - 02:34
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LONDON, July 12, 2019 (Press Release) -The Graz University of Technology (TU Graz) and Mondi Group have set up a strategic partnership oriented to research and education. At the Faculty of Technical Chemistry, Chemical and Process Engineering and Biotechnology at TU Graz, Mondi will endow two professorships, one in Pulping and Paper Technology and one in Food Contact Materials. In addition to research, a further focus of the strategic partnership will be future-oriented teaching and the training of young talent in business and science.

Mondi and TU Graz set up strategic partnership oriented to research and education

July 16, 2019 - 02:34
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LONDON, July 12, 2019 (Press Release) -The Graz University of Technology (TU Graz) and Mondi Group have set up a strategic partnership oriented to research and education. At the Faculty of Technical Chemistry, Chemical and Process Engineering and Biotechnology at TU Graz, Mondi will endow two professorships, one in Pulping and Paper Technology and one in Food Contact Materials. In addition to research, a further focus of the strategic partnership will be future-oriented teaching and the training of young talent in business and science.

BillerudKorsnäs and Paper Straw Co develop first functional 180° U-Bend straw made of paper

July 15, 2019 - 09:59

SOLNA, Sweden, July 15, 2019 (Press Release) -Together with the Paper Straw Co, BillerudKorsnäs has developed the first functional 180° U-Bend straw, made out of paper. The straw is made to be used for individual drink cartons such as juice, milk and water. The long term market potential as well as positive sustainability impact is extensive.

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