NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland , July 18, 2018 (Press Release) -The heat is on! Research has shown that consumers, in Asia in particular, are looking for hot drinks that can also be taken with them for on-the-go consumption. Consumers here enjoy the ‘warmth from within’ of hot beverages. To meet the need to heat RTD beverages, carton solutions expert SIG has developed leading microwaveability solution to aseptic carton packs: The new ‘Heat&Go’ pack is aluminum free and can be heated in a microwave, either in a vending machine, store, café, home or office.Read more
German papermaker Progroup AG has chosen Voith’s XcelLine machine concept for its flagship greenfield plant, Propapier PM 3 GmbH. The site is scheduled to open in 2020 in Sandersdorf-Brehna in the northwest of Leipzig.Read more
NORTHEIM, Germany , July 18, 2018 (Press Release) -Under the motto “Why have we developed a new removal box? Because it can be better!” the online shop Cartonara is now offering its customers a new generation of removal boxes with the Kartonara Box. The unique selling points are its considerably higher carrying comfort and its design features for higher stability along with many other small features to make the frequently nerve-racking issue of “removal” just that bit easier.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, July 17, 2018 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa is continuing to bring digital innovation to the corrugated industry by developing a range of multi-purpose paper that will be suitable for both digital and flexographic printers.
The advancements in digital printing, including customised graphic design, have delivered a range of benefits to customers including greater flexibility and an uplift in sales.Read more
LANDAU, Germany , July 16, 2018 (Press Release) -On 6 July 2018, Propapier, a company belonging to Progroup AG, awarded the contract for its new state-of-the-art PM3 paper machine to Voith Paper. The new paper machine, which will start production in Sandersdorf-Brehna near Bitterfeld (Saxony-Anhalt) in the 2nd half of 2020, will manufacture corrugating medium and testliner within the grammage range of from 80 to 150 g/m². After the start-up phase, the machine will produce an annual capacity of 750,000 tonnes of containerboard with a working width of 9.20 metres.Read more
LONDON, July 16, 2018 (Press Release) -DS Smith will be present at the CPHI Worldwide exhibition in Madrid on 9-11 October 2018.
CPHI Worldwide is one of the biggest exhibitions in the pharmaceutical world. It covers a variety of sectors within this market, such as ingredients, clinical trials, contract manufacturing, medical devices, and packaging.
DS Smith’s stand no 2D12 will be located in the Innopack sector in Hall 2 which will be dedicated to packaging.Read more
KOLDING, Denmark, July 16, 2018 (Press Release) -Kalas Packaging, the Boston, UK-based packaging converter, is introducing an online personalised gift bag and bottle box service for consumers, with its recently installed digital folding carton printing line, featuring an HP Indigo 30000 Digital Press integrated with a TRESU iCoat 30000 flexo coater.Read more
TORNESCH, Germany , July 13, 2018 (Press Release) -All good things come in (more than) threes: RRK Wellpappenfabrik in Bottrop is responding to the sustained growing demand for high-quality folding boxes by installing another “Mini-Line”, thus securing its ability to deliver in this segment. Printed packages, individually and attractively finished, are finding ever more users who specify high requirements, both quantitatively and qualitatively, which RRK Wellpappenfabrik has successfully satisfied for many years with the machine solution’s basic concept.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, July 12, 2018 (Press Release) -Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards, will be exhibiting its innovative sustainable solutions especially for luxury packaging, and showing examples of its award-winning designs at Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London, in September.Read more