ESPOO, Finland, March 13, 2018 (Press Release) -Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards, is pleased to announce that its revolutionary paperboard cup design, ‘Lidloc’, has won an iF Design Award at a prestigious awards ceremony held at the BMW Welt in Munich on 9 March.
The Lidloc design has broken new ground in paperboard cup design and recognises the increased focus upon developing sustainable packaging. The design has a patent pending and is based upon an extension to a standard cup structure that folds and locks into an integrated lid.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Feb. 13, 2018 (Press Release) -Metsä Board has been identified as a global leader for its actions and strategies to manage environmental issues and has been awarded a position both on CDP’s Supplier Climate A List and on CDP’s Supplier Water A List. Metsä Board is the only Finnish company on these lists and the only forest industry company globally to feature on the Supplier Climate A list. CDP is a non-profit global environmental disclosure platform.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Feb. 6, 2018 (Press Release) -Metsä Board, a leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboard, announced today that its North American customers can now use Metsä Board’s products with the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®) on-product label that recognises global PEFC™ certifications. Metsä Board is the first European paperboard manufacturer to be approved to use this opportunity.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Jan. 30, 2018 (Press Release) -Metsä Board, a leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards, is launching a new eco-barrier paperboard. This new, innovative paperboard with a special barrier treatment is bio-based, recyclable and biodegradable, and developed especially for food service use. On top of the sustainability benefits of this new product it also offers efficiencies in printing and converting.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Jan. 23, 2018 (Press Release) -At PCD 2018 Paris, Metsä Board will present its product portfolio of premium fresh fibre paperboards and latest developments in its packaging design innovations under the ‘PackageLab’ concept.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Nov. 6, 2017 (Press Release) -Billions of consumer packages are consumed globally every day, and the amount is growing. The Better with Less – Design Challenge is challenging packaging designers to create ever more environmentally-friendly, functional packaging solutions for everyday goods. The international competition jury includes renowned packaging design experts.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Oct. 24, 2017 (Press Release) -Metsä Board has once again been rewarded a position on the CDP Water A List as well as on the CDP Climate A List. This is the third consecutive year that the company has been included on the CDP Water A List and the second year on the CDP Climate A List. Metsä Board also achieved Leadership status in the CDP Forest programme for the third year in a row. CDP is a non-profit global environmental disclosure platform.Read more
BRUSSELS, Oct. 16, 2017 (Press Release) -FEFCO, the European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers, honoured some of the most innovative and exciting names in packaging with awards in Vienna on October 13.
FEFCO Production Committee, chaired by Marc Van Damme, issued eight awards at the end of the three-day Technical Seminar.
The most prestigious FEFCO award was for Best Innovation, and this year there were two gold winners:Read more