IGGESUND, Sweden, Oct. 18, 2018 (Press Release) -How can neuromarketing – using combinations of biometric measuring techniques to analyse consumer reactions – be a tool that makes packaging development more efficient? The answers will be supplied by Iggesund Paperboard and Tobii Pro, a global leader in the field of eye tracking, in exclusive seminars targeted at both companies’ customers.Read more
ST PETERSBURG, Russia, Oct. 16, 2018 (Press Release) -Ilim Group CEO Kseniia Sosnina and Senior Vice Presidents have visited the Bratsk and Ust-Ilimsk Mills. The key focus of the visit was the delivery progress of the strategic investment projects envisaged in the Company’s Business Plan, with a value of USD 1 billion.Read more
SALT LAKE CITY, UT, Oct. 16, 2018 (Business Wire) -The continued decline in unemployment is impacting companies across nearly every industry; a reported 3.7 percent national average in September by the U.S. Department of Labor. Heightened demand for goods ordered over the internet amplifies the worker shortage for these companies shipping products. To ensure optimal and timely outcomes and smart industry improvements for its customers, Packsize today announces its fully automated, right-sized packaging system, the X7™.Read more
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 16, 2018 (PRNewswire) -Foster Farms, the largest poultry processor on the West Coast, announced today that they will be streamlining their internal processing operations with the help of Rehrig Pacific, a leading supply chain solutions provider. By replacing corrugate bins with reusable, washable plastic bins, Foster Farms will not only improve the safety and efficiency of their operation, but will also move closer to achieving their zero-waste sustainability goals.Read more
DOWNERS GROVE, IL, Oct. 16, 2018 (Press Release) -Green Bay Packaging (GBP) is set to break ground for the construction of a new 170,000 square foot complex. Downers Grove was chosen as a central location to serve the Chicagoland area and allow for future growth of the business.Read more
VIENNA, Austria, Oct. 16, 2018 (Press Release) -Mondi recently spun off a new, paper-based line of dog food packaging based on its FlexziBox concept, which until now had been entirely plastics-based.
Longtime Mondi customer MERA Tiernahrung GmbH, a socially minded, mid-sized family company in Kevelaer, Germany, supplies private-label pet food to the German retailer Fressnapf Tiernahrungs GmbH.Read more
HANOVER, Germany, Oct. 9, 2018 (Press Release) -The two industry associations Pro Carton and ECMA presented the European Carton Excellence Award 2018 to the rlc | packaging group for the pharmaceutical packaging design for Mezym, a medication produced by Berlin-Chemie. With its eye-catching metallic finish and holographic 3D effects, the folding carton for tablet blister packs made a big impression in the “Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals” category.Read more
ST. GALLEN, Switzerland, Oct. 11, 2018 (Press Release) -German Packaging Award confirms that display are in fashion!
To mark one of the major industry events of the year, on 25 September 2018 the German Packaging Institute (dvi) presented the top 40 packaging innovations, including two display solutions by Model, with the German Packaging Award 2018 at the FachPack trade fair.Read more
PRAGUE, Czech Republic and NORTHEIM, Germany, Oct. 16, 2018 (Press Release) -The more mail order commerce grows, the more intelligent and environmentally-friendly packaging solutions are required. The expertise of the Thimm Group in this segment was confirmed externally with multiple awards of the renowned Czech packaging prize Obal roku. The shipping packaging for a book of the Czech biathlete Gabriela Koukalová, Thimm secureLock for the baby food manufacturer yamo as well as the gift pack for toys for a Czech web shop each received a prize.Read more