BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT, France, July 29, 2016 (Press Release) -Arjowiggins Graphic, the specialist manufacturer of recycled papers, will promote its market leading sustainable paper and packaging products at LUXE PACK Monaco (21 – 23 September 2016). At the event, Arjowiggins Graphic will showcase a complete range of bright white recycled solutions that are perfectly suitable for the luxury packaging that works well across a range of applications including shopping bags, gift vouchers and brand packaging. Arjowiggins Graphic will also highlight their unique eco calculator and environmental benefit statement, enabling luxury brands to measure their environmental savings and supporting them in visibly demonstrating their sustainability credentials to consumers.
The products being showcased at LUXE PACK include:
Silk Pack 60 and 100, a 60% and 100% recycled paper. The range provides an excellent solution for luxury shopping bag production.
Sequoia Recycled, with a 60% minimum post-consumer waste content, FSC Mix certified. With excellent durability and rigidity Sequoia is the perfect product for luxury gift card, which works with magnetic strips, smart chips and supports special effects including hot stamping, foil lamination, embossing and glitter
Teknocard, the most modern and widest range of premium SBS board for packaging and graphical applications. The range includes uncoated, coated one side and coated two sides, all 100% recycled. Teknocard is perfectly compatible with offset and digital printing and is ideal for premium packaging applications including beauty and cosmetics, premium spirits, chocolates, perfumes and wines
In addition to a product showcase, Arjowiggins Graphic is sponsoring a round table event that will explore the opportunities for brands in building a circular economy in the luxury goods and packaging sector. Participants in the round table will include Guerlain, Pernod Ricard Group and L’Oréal.
Elise Le Rouzic, Marketing Director of Arjowiggins Graphic says “We are very pleased to sponsor this round table as recycled packaging can play a significant role in enhancing businesses environmental credentials, offering a sustainable alternative to plastic substrate bags and plastic gift cards. Switching to recycled packaging can help luxury retailers to reach CSR objectives and can ensure that their environmental commitments are showcased to consumers”.
“Customers can access the Arjowiggins Graphic Environmental Benefit Statement (EBS), which displays a calculation of the savings in wood, water, energy, landfill, carbon dioxide and greenhouse gases made by printing on our recycled paper rather than on a non-recycled paper”.
“Arjowiggins Graphic has one of the widest recycled ranges available on the European market with a best in class range of papers that are eco-responsible, high quality and highly technical in terms of whiteness and printability.”
About Arjowiggins Graphic
Arjowiggins Graphic is a leader in the development of innovative environmental paper solutions, offering consistently high quality coated and uncoated recycled papers. The branch is part of Arjowiggins, the world’s leading manufacturer of creative high-tech materials and papers. With over 3,500 employees and 16 paper mills around the world, Arjowiggins generates sales of around €905 million. Arjowiggins is the manufacturing arm of Sequana.
About our ranges
Teknocard is the widest range of premium boards (SBS/GZ) available on the market today and is the ideal choice for a wide range of graphical and packaging applications. Available in uncoated and coated one or two sides, virgin fibre and 100% recycled, Teknocard is the perfect solution for premium packaging applications.
Sequoia is the ideal sustainable alternative for gift and loyalty cards. It includes three options: Sequoia Original – virgin fibre paper with a silk touch, Sequoia recycled – with 60% recycled material and Sequoia Wash with strong humidity resistance.
The Pack Portfolio is a comprehensive range of coated and uncoated products manufactured from virgin and 100% recycled fibres. It includes Cocoon Pack, Cyclus Pack (100% recycled high white and natural products), Silk Pack 100 and Silk Pack 60 (100% and 60% recycled silk coated products).