September 2019

Valmet to supply new board machine to JK Paper's Fort Songadh mill in India

September 12, 2019 - 04:05
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ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 12, 2019 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply a board machine with an extensive automation and Industrial Internet package for JK Paper Limited’s Fort Songadh Mill in India. By investing in the latest coated board technology, JK Paper targets to increase its market share on a growing Indian market and to serve the market with more local supply. The start-up of the machine is scheduled for the end of 2020.

The order is included in Valmet's orders received of the third quarter 2019. The value of the order is not disclosed.

Toscotec starts up new MODULO-PLUS ES tissue machine at Marutomi Group’s mill in Fuji City, Japan

September 12, 2019 - 03:06
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LUCCA, ITALY, Sept. 12, 2019 (Press Release) -The Marutomi Group started up a MODULO-PLUS ES tissue machine supplied by Toscotec at its Marutomi Paper’s mill in Fuji city, Shizuoka, Japan. This is the first of two tissue lines ordered by the Japanese producer. The second line is scheduled for start-up in 2020 at Ono Paper’s mill.

SIG provides its combismile packaging solution for US-based hospitality and lifestyle brand Bluestone Lane

September 11, 2019 - 08:30

NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland , Sept. 10, 2019 (Press Release) -This August, Bluestone Lane announces it will release its first ready-to-drink iced coffee beverage in SIG’s fully recyclable combismile packaging. The “Australian Iced Coffee” will be available in two SKUs – with Oat Milk and with Organic Milk. Crafted with Bluestone Lane’s premium coffee and either Elmhurst 1925 Milked Oats or organic whole milk, Australian Iced Coffee offers a better-for-you alternative to traditional ready-to-drink coffee beverages.

Kotkamills to showcase its solutions for convenience packaging at Luxury Packaging 2019 in London from Sep 11-12

September 11, 2019 - 08:19

KOTKA, Finland, Sept. 10, 2019 (Press Release) -Kotkamills’ plastic-free, sustainable and easily recyclable solutions for convenience packaging are being featured at Luxury Packaging 2019 in London.

Luxury Packaging 2019 takes place alongside Packaging Innovations at Olympia London on September 11-12. Come and meet us on our stand #F20 to discuss plastic-free solutions for daily life.

Kotkamills’ solutions for packaging:

DS Smith receives fund from Hubbub's #TheCupFund initiative for its Coffee Cup Drop Box scheme

September 11, 2019 - 08:02
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LONDON, Sept. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -DS Smith, a leading sustainable packaging provider and recycler, has today announced it has been granted funding from Hubbub’s #TheCupFund initiative, the UK’s largest grant fund to support ambitious projects that boost paper cup recycling across the UK.

UPM Raflatac to showcase its sustainable labeling solutions at Labelexpo Europe 2019 in Brussels, Belgium from Sept 24-27

September 11, 2019 - 05:17
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HELSINKI, Sept. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -​UPM Raflatac will be showcasing its sustainable labeling solutions at Labelexpo Europe 2019 in Brussels from September 24-27. UPM Raflatac’s innovative solutions can help printers and brand owners reach beyond their sustainability goals by offering solutions to reduce, recycle and renew.

Sofidel to stop use of disposable plastic items at its workplaces

September 11, 2019 - 04:22
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PORCARI, Italy , Sept. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -The decision regards its Italian companies as of 1st July and will be extended over the coming months to all Group companies across Europe and the US.

A few weeks ago, the company also announced it will halve the use of conventional plastic in its production by 2030.

Sofidel, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of tissue paper for hygienic and domestic use, particularly well-known for its Regina brand, has decided to abandon use of disposable plastic items in its workplaces.

Sofidel to stop use of disposable plastic items at its workplaces

September 11, 2019 - 04:22
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PORCARI, Italy , Sept. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -The decision regards its Italian companies as of 1st July and will be extended over the coming months to all Group companies across Europe and the US.

A few weeks ago, the company also announced it will halve the use of conventional plastic in its production by 2030.

Sofidel, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of tissue paper for hygienic and domestic use, particularly well-known for its Regina brand, has decided to abandon use of disposable plastic items in its workplaces.

Gondi Group orders software for new paper machine in Mexico

September 10, 2019 - 17:57
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SAO PAULO, Sept. 10, 2019 (PPI Latin America) -Mexican packaging producer Gondi Group has ordered new software from Voith for its paper machine (PM) No.7, which is currently being built in Gondi’s packaging paper mill in Guadalupe, a city located in the Metropolitan area of Monterrey, northern Mexico.

Gondi’s PM No.7 will have capacity to produce 400,000 tonnes/yr of testliner-type packaging paper and fluting, with basis weight between 90-250 g/m². The start-up is expected occur by April 2020. After the project, Gondi’s total paper capacity will reach 1.1 million tonnes/yr.

Ted Baker to improve sustainability of its e-commerce packaging with DS Smith's innovative solutions

September 10, 2019 - 09:37
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LONDON, Sept. 10, 2019 (Press Release) -Ted Baker set out to improve the sustainability of its e-commerce packaging, while retaining its trademark ‘wow’ factor for customers. For an innovative solution, Ted turned to leading packaging strategist, DS Smith.

Responding to a changing market

With an increasing awareness on issues relating to improved environmental performance, Ted Baker wanted to take the lead in redesigning their packaging to better respond to their customers’ needs.

Saica Pack installs new state-of-the-art flexo folder gluer from BOBST at its facility in Thatcham, UK

September 10, 2019 - 05:26
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  • ZARAGOZA, Spain, Sept. 2, 2019 (Press Release) -
  • Saica Pack has purchased state-of-the-art converting machinery to offer advanced print and packaging solutions
  • The top-of-the-range model provides unrivalled printing, die-cutting and folding of corrugated cardboard packaging
  • Features include up to six-colour high quality post printing and a rotary die-cutting facility for retail ready packaging

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