EERBEEK, The Netherlands, Dec. 6, 2018 (Press Release) -In order to enable further growth, Neenah Coldenhove has invested in a completely new robotized packaging machine for mini jumbo and jumbo reels.
Previously these rolls were prepared and wrapped for shipment by Neenah Coldenhove ‘s employees. The new automated Pesmel packaging machine, which required a total investment of 1.8 million Euros, deals with this work automatically.Read more
BRUSSELS, Dec. 6, 2018 (PPI Europe) -Smurfit Kappa Group (SKG) will carry out the final phase of the revamp of its recycled containerboard machine (RCCM) PM 1 at its Roermond mill in the Netherlands from January 21.
The rebuild, which will last five weeks, will consist of rebuilding the wet-end of the 260,000 tonne/yr line. Some 25,000 tonnes of RCCM will be taken out of the market as a result of the downtime.Read more
BRUSSELS, Dec. 6, 2018 (PPI Europe) -Switzerland’s Südpack Bioggio has installed a MW 80 gravure press supplied by Bobst at its Bioggio printing facility.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Dec. 4, 2018 (Press Release) -Huhtamaki has been named the Best Packaging Supplier of the Year by Matines, one of the leading egg brands in France. Our Fiber Packaging business has grown with the customer since the end of 2015 and the partnership has been fruitful. We have, for example, supported our customer to gain on efficiencies by improving the setting on production and packing facilities, as well as focusing on our service models that have significantly reduced lead time.Read more
HEIDENHEIM, Germany, Dec. 4, 2018 (Press Release) -With Topaz and TopazHigh, Voith is adding two new members to the CleanWeave product family. The dryer fabrics target an extended service life in a medium hot environment.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, Dec. 4, 2018 (Press Release) -In 2017 A.Celli Paper started-up an E-WIND P100 rewinder at the Sichuan Jintian Paper plant, for a project of 1.2 million-tons producing grey cardboard. The rewinder, which runs 5700 mm master reels, with a maximum design speed of 2400 mpm, has successfully passed the performance test, with full acceptance by the customer. At present the A.Celli E-WIND P100 rewinder works at full capacity.Read more
SPIKKESTAD, Norway, Dec. 3, 2018 (Press Release) -Company has launched its fresh milk brand in 1 litre Pure-Pak cartons in the UK, as part of a major new processing deal with Elopak customer Crediton Dairy. Tim Smiddy, Managing Director of Crediton Dairy spoke to Elotalk about this significant launch in UK fresh milk market which has been dominated by plastic packaging for decades, with millions of bottles disposed of daily.
“With the heightened awareness around plastic packaging waste we are seeing a lot of interest in switching from bottles to cartons,” says Tim Smiddy.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Dec. 3, 2018 (Press Release) -Following the success of the T2 2016 and 2017 Christmas tea ranges, Metsä Board has once again helped develop attention-grabbing packaging for the T2 2018 Christmas gifting range. Working closely with T2 Metsä Board’s design team created a variety of different packaging solutions including a cracker shaped box, mulled wine tree decoration boxes and a wonderful 12 Days of Christmas Tea Advent Calendar.Read more
GHENT, Belgium , Nov. 29, 2018 (Press Release) -Esko, today announced it has entered into a strategic partnership with Amtech Software to bring increased efficiencies to its joint customers in the corrugated market. The companies are developing an integration between Esko’s ArtiosCAD, Automation Engine, WebCenter QuickStart for Corrugated solution, and Amtech’s Encore ERP solution to create bi-directional communication that eliminates double data entry and enables further downstream automation of the workflow for corrugated converters.Read more