BRUSSELS, Oct. 14, 2019 (Press Release) -The most innovative, inspiring and sustainable players in the corrugated industry were honoured with prestigious awards on October 11 at the end of the FEFCO Technical Seminar in Geneva.
FEFCO, the European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers, issued seven awards at the end of the three-day event in Geneva.Read more
RAHDEN, Germany , Oct. 15, 2019 (Press Release) -Barton Jones Packaging, traditionally a packaging materials distributor, had been considering manufacturing their own corrugated boxes for a number of years. More and more customers were ordering bespoke sized boxes in smaller quantities and on a truly, “Just in Time basis”. The result was a need to stock large quantities of many different sized boxes. However, being a distributor by nature the prospect of having to manufacture in-house was daunting - could they easily transition to manufacturing boxes?Read more
MANCHESTER, UK, Oct. 8, 2019 (Press Release) -Packaging manufacturer, Coveris, has taken delivery of a new NOVACUT 106 E and secured BOBST a further two machine orders on the back of the die-cutter's success at its Wisbech site.
Alongside NOVACUT 106 E, Coveris has signed a deal to install EXPERTCUT 106 LER and VISIONFOLD 110 A 2 at 73,500sq ft site. The leading packaging manufacturer is a ‘BOBST house' and these latest investments enable the company to boost its skillset and maintain the ongoing development programme.Read more
MARLBOROUGH, MA, Oct. 14, 2019 (PRNewswire) -Unicorr Packaging Group has added a Bobst FFG 8.20 Expertline—a 4-color high-speed flexo folder gluer with die-cutting capability—to its line of highly efficient, state-of-the-art production equipment. Recently installed at Massachusetts Container in Marlborough, the Bobst 8.20 produces high quality corrugated boxes for almost any industry including food and beverage, consumer packaged goods, e-commerce, appliances and home goods, industrial products, and shipping and distribution.Read more
NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland , Oct. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -In Spain, ALDI – one of the main discounters in Europe – has chosen the combibloc EcoPlus 1.000ml aseptic carton pack from SIG as a sustainable packaging solution for its Milsani long life milk range, reducing CO2 by up to 28% compared to using a conventional 1-litre SIG carton pack of the same format.Read more
COLUMBIA, SC, Oct. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -DS Smith North America Packaging and Paper Division will showcase its sustainable, innovative produce packaging offerings at the 2019 Produce Marketing Association (PMA) Fresh Summit Conference & Expo from October 18-19 in Anaheim, CA.
DS Smith will showcase its full line of innovative produce packaging solutions such as Greencoat, the industry's only wax-free, 100% recyclable coated box, as well as shelf-ready and high-end graphics offerings.Read more
TOLOSA, Spain, Oct. 7, 2019 (Press Release) -Comart, a specialised distributor in the supply of paper cardboard and flexible films has the largest private warehouse in Spain with a permanent stock of more than 10.000 tonnes of rolls and sheets. It is one of the few distributors that can guarantee a 24-hour supply service in Spain, France and Portugal.Read more
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Oct. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -During the C40 World Mayors Summit in Copenhagen, Denmark, the Carlsberg Group today issued an update on its journey to create the Green Fibre Bottle, the world’s first "paper bottle" for beer.
Made from sustainably sourced wood fibres, it is both 100% bio-based and fully recyclable. The Group also announced it has been joined by other leading global companies that are united in their vision to develop sustainable packaging through the advancement of paper bottle technology.Read more