ST. GALLEN, Switzerland, Aug. 13, 2018 (Press Release) -Zoë & Zazu packaging has been named a finalist for the Carton Excellence Award, which honours the best packaging solutions in Europe.
With its distinctive shape, delightful imagery and functional handling, this goat’s cheese packaging surpassed dozens of contenders to make it as a finalist for the Carton Excellence Award 2018.Read more
WALDKIRCH, Germany , Aug. 15, 2018 (Press Release) -At CPhI Worldwide, the pharmaceutical industry's leading trade fair (9 to 11 October 2018, Madrid), packaging specialist August Faller presents its solutions in response the main challenges facing the sector: How it is possible to increase efficiency, improve functionality and ensure safety? Trade fair visitors will find concrete solutions to these issues at Stand 4B22.Read more
NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland , Aug. 14, 2018 (Press Release) -Looking to Mother Nature for a more delicious way to nourish and replenish the body, Drink Simple™, from the makers of DRINKmaple™, brings organic plant hydration to U.S. consumers in combidome cartons, the first of its kind in this packaging solution. The composite from which the entire carton pack is made, from the base to the eye-catching yet practical dome, contains around 75% paper board, which is made from renewable raw wood material.
A healthful beverage alternativeRead more
ESPOO, Finland, Aug. 14, 2018 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply yet another OptiConcept M containerboard making line for Shanying International Holdings Co., Ltd., in the city of Jingzhou in Hubei province, China. The new production line (PM 23) with a wide automation package is following the delivery of the previous OptiConcept M board machine (PM 21) announced in December 2017 and the three winders announced in February earlier this year. PM 23 is designed to produce high-quality fluting grades.Read more
NOTTINGHAM, UK, Aug. 13, 2018 (Press Release) -The Sherwood Group returns to the Packaging Innovations show at Olympia to promote Puracoat– a sustainable alternative to plastic and PE-lined food barrier packaging.
With consumer concerns over single-use plastics, the demand for the Sherwood Group’s water-based moisture and grease resistant barrier coating, Puracoat™, has never been higher.
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BRUSSELS, Aug. 8, 2018 (Press Release) -Leading folding carton producer, Graphic Packaging International (‘GPI’), has been shortlisted for three prestigious UK Packaging Awards across two categories, recognising its innovative packaging developments.
The company has been shortlisted in the ‘Best Packaging of a New Product’ category for its distinctive Sainsbury’s Supper Club Lasagne ready meal pack and for its premium Nestlé L’Atelier sleeve for the confectionery giant’s prestige range of chocolate bars.Read more
NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland , Aug. 7, 2018 (Press Release) -South Korea’s Seoul Dairy Cooperative (SDC) is launching ‘Achimae’ Soymilk (meaning Morning Soymilk), a nutritionally-rich, morning soy milk drink with chickpea protein, designed to be served as a warm, on-the-go breakfast. This is the first product to appear on store shelves in SIG’s innovative Heat&Go packaging, with world leading technology of microwaveable aseptic carton pack.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, Aug. 2, 2018 (Press Release) -Cascades Packaging entrusted Toscotec with a major rebuild of the dryer section of PM1 at Kingsey Falls mill, Canada. In view of the challenging targets of the project, Cascades decided that Toscotec’s technology was the right match for this rebuild, thanks to the flexibility and high level of customization guaranteed by the Italian supplier with regards to the seamless integration between the existing equipment and the new tailor-made solution.Read more
JAKARTA, Indonesia, July 31, 2018 (Press Release) -Charta Global, exclusive strategic partner to Asia Pulp & Paper (APP), has announced the availability of a new grease proof paper in the North American foopaktmsuite of food packaging products. Foopak grease proof paper is formulated with a grease resistant technology system that is impermeable to both oil and moisture, and it can be used for direct food contact packaging applications. The chemistry meets all FDA requirements.Read more