SPRINGFIELD, MA, Nov. 13, 2018 (Press Release) -The Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) has announced the top winners of its 75th annual North American Paperboard Packaging Competition. These five folding cartons and rigid boxes represent some of the best paperboard packaging manufactured by North American converters during the past year.
Paperboard Package of the Year
The Decemberists – I’ll Be Your Girl
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GHENT, Belgium , Nov. 8, 2018 (Press Release) -Esko will showcase its innovative packaging software solutions for brand owners, trade shops and converters, as well as a Kongsberg C24 cutting table (1680x3200) at All4Pack, Paris, November 26 to 29, Hall 6 Stand L141.
Esko will show visitors how streamlining and connecting the end-to-end production delivers tangible business benefits, resulting in faster throughput, higher quality, and ‘Right First Time’ production.Read more
SOLNA, Sweden, Nov. 9, 2018 (Press Release) -The theme for this year's PIDA, unboxing, was responded to by the participating students with great creative height. Of the twelve contributions by students from HDM Stuttgart + FHWS Würzburg, Hochschule der Medien, Stuttgart, Hochschule München and University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt, “Sucrerie” was awarded the Gold award as winner of all categories.Read more
SHANGHAI, Nov. 8, 2018 (PRNewswire) -ProPak China, organized by UBM Sinoexpo, has been serving the Chinese market for the last 24 years and providing a global stage for the novelties and the innovative impetus of the fast-growing processing and packaging in the region with overseas support from professional organisations, such as ADEPTA from France, Dansk Industri from Denmark, FOOMA from Japan, PMMI from USA, and Processing & Packaging -The High-Tech Italian Way from Italy.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, Nov. 8, 2018 (Press Release) -Following a major rebuild of the dryer section supplied by Toscotec with the installation of TT SteelDryers, Cascades Packaging fired up its PM1 at Kingsey Falls mill, Canada. The machine was started up on schedule on September 23rd, with the support of Toscotec’s service engineers, who also provided the commissioning and the erection supervision onsite.Read more
HELSINKI, Nov. 7, 2018 (Press Release) -Stora Enso launches a new sustainable RFID tag technology called ECO™ by Stora Enso, designed for intelligent packaging functionalities in supply chain, retail and e-commerce applications. The technology enables paper-based RFID tags, providing a plastic-free and recyclable solution for packaging authentication.Read more
LAUSANNE, Switzerland , Nov. 6, 2018 (Press Release) -Paperpack – one of the leading providers of carton packaging and leaflets in Greece – has become the first company in the country to invest in a new EXPERTFOLD 80 folder-gluer from BOBST with ACCUBRAILLE GT and ACCUCHECK. This extremely versatile folder-gluer is enabling Paperpack to produce an impressive number of boxes at high speed with unrivalled quality.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Nov. 5, 2018 (Press Release) -Finnish liquorice producer Kouvolan Lakritsi wanted to take its confectionery into new retail channels and to help do this they called upon the expertise of Metsä Board’s packaging analysis and design team and specified its lightweight pure fresh fibre paperboards. The result of this collaboration was ‘golden’ packaging designed to look and feel like an exclusive branded leather-like clutch-bag.Read more
NORTHEIM, Germany, Nov. 6, 2018 (Press Release) -In their design of a customised packaging system for the Schönox brand, the developers from Thimm Packaging Systems have successfully maximised all the efficiency factors. Even where the term “efficiency” is being used more and more widely, it continues to describe an essential success factor. Specifically it means a more economic and sustainable use of time, materials or financial resources.Read more