ROCHESTER, NY, Aug. 30, 2018 (Press Release) -Diamond Packaging today announced that it won four awards, including all three in the “Sustainability – Folding Cartons” category, in the 32nd annual packagePRINTING Excellence Awards, the industry's only competition recognizing the highest level of printing quality and technical achievement across the full range of packaging segments – labels, flexible packaging, folding cartons, and corrugated cartons. Winners were chosen from hundreds of entries submitted in over 40 different categories.Read more
LACHENDORF, Germany, Aug. 31, 2018 (Press Release) -Mineral oil components in foods are undesirable and harmful. It has been proven that saturated mineral oils (MOSH) accumulate in the human body. Aromatic mineral oils (MOAH) are considered carcinogenic.Read more
KIEV, Ukraine, Aug. 30, 2018 (Press Release) -Kyiv CPM has installed a new plotter of the Swiss company Zünd. The equipment is used for cutting corrugated products. The new plotter will significantly increase the number of samples for customers, improve the quality of scoring, specially of double wall corrugated board.Read more
TAPAH, Malaysia , Aug. 29, 2018 (Local News) -KYM Holdings Berhad (KYM) has invested RM65 million to modernise its Tapah plant and introduce a state-of-the-art industrial paper sack line to increase its exports throughout the Asian region.
The RM20 million investment for the plant and RM45 million for machines and equipment emphasised the company’s commitment to pursue excellence, and to create more sustainable, innovative and quality packaging solutions in a cost-effective manner.Read more
PERTH, Australia , Aug. 23, 2018 (Press Release) -Australian advanced materials technology company, Talga Resources Ltd (“Talga” or “the Company”) is pleased to advise it has signed a Letter of Intent (“LOI”) with BillerudKorsnäs, a Swedish based multinational packaging company.
Under the LOI, Talga and BillerudKorsnäs will jointly explore potential benefits of incorporating a Talga graphene (Talphene) product into a BillerudKorsnäs packaging application.Read more
FREMONT, CA, Aug. 23, 2018 (Press Release) -Continuing its evolution as Israel’s top corrugated display and packaging innovators, Caesarea-based Carmel Frenkel (a subsidiary of Hadera Paper) has purchased an EFITM Nozomi C18000 single-pass, ultra-high-speed LED inkjet corrugated packaging press from Electronics for Imaging, Inc. (Nasdaq: EFII).Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Aug. 23, 2018 (Press Release) -Pro Carton and ECMA have recently revealed the finalists for the European Carton Excellence Award 2018, with six out of 36 finalists produced from Metsä Board’s paperboards. Each of these finalist cartons were submitted by Metsä Board customers into the following categories: Frozen & Chilled Foods, Fast/Convenience Foods, Dry Foods & Beverages, Confectionery, Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals and Non-Food.Read more
JAKARTA, Indonesia, Aug. 21, 2018 (Press Release) -Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) has announced a strategic partnership with Paptech, a full-service printing, packaging manufacturer and distributor based in Mexico, to provide food brands a new sustainable packaging solution. Paptech’s expanded offering will include Foopak Bio Natura compostable packaging solutions for fast food, quick-serve and retail food brands. Sold via Perez Trading, Paptech will be one of the first packaging companies to offer APP’s award-winning product suite to the growing market.Read more