SAN FRANCISCO, 21 September 2015 (RISI) - US Corrugated is partnering with Los Angeles-based distributor Oak Paper Products in its large new $30 million, 2 billion ft2/yr corrugated box plant in Santa Fe Springs, CA, which is now starting up.
The new partner is a major California distributor of stock boxes and other packaging materials through its Acorn Paper Products subsidiary and also has small corrugated sheet plant in the Los Angeles area, AMD Packaging & Display.Read more
MeadWestvaco Corporation (MWV) and Rock-Tenn Company (RockTenn) announced the executive leadership team for the combined company following the completion of the transaction. As previously announced, Steve Voorhees will serve as the new company's chief executive officer and John Luke will be non-executive chairman of the board.Read more
TRESU Group opens new possibilities for folding carton converters with the launch of the TRESU iCoat 30000 TWIN that applies two coats of varnish to digitally printed folding cartons, inline in a single pass.Read more
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, Sept 18, 2014 (Press Release) - During standard work operations a steam-lime break at manufacturing site ofIlim Group Bratsk branch has happened. Process steam pipe line was damaged. Causes are being determined.Read more
Fibre Box Association (FBA) has opened registration for the 2014 Corrugator Conference to be held October 21-22, 2014 in New York, and hosted by Niagara Sheets.Read more
If Steve Carroll had a nickel for every time he had to explain to someone that Mann Packing and Robert Mann Packaging (RMP) are not the same company or related in some manner, he could probably purchase a very expensive Italian sports car.
Carroll, the president of RMP, doesn't really mind the confusion because every opportunity to explain that the two companies are quite different also gives him a chance to spread the word about the many products the manufacturer of corrugated cardboard boxes and cartons produces.Read more
BRUSSELS, Nov. 20, 2013 (Press Release) - Sappi Fine Paper Europe and Swiss Karton + Papier AG (KAPAG) are joining forces to launch Sappi's bright white cellulose carton brands Algro Design and KAPAG's Algro Duo to the French printing and packaging market. In the spirit of "Total Brand Consistency", the purpose of this collaboration is to harness the power and expertise of both companies, enabling them to enhance the product portfolio and service levels for companies in France that are in the premium printing and packaging sectors.Read more