HARTSVILLE, SC, March 14, 2018 (Globe Newswire) -Sonoco, one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, has been awarded several Gold- and Silver-level Achievement Awards at the Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) Annual Meeting. Sonoco’s PrimaPak package for Perfetti Van Melle Mentos SHARE-A-BOWL was awarded a Gold Award for Packaging Excellence, a Silver Award for Expanding the Use of Flexible Packaging and a Silver Award for Technical Innovation.Read more
CORONA, CA , March 14, 2018 (PRNewswire) -FoldedColor Packaging, a pioneer in the web-to-carton space, is pleased to continue growing and diversifying its customer roster with the addition of premium eLiquid flavor house Vapergate. FoldedColor produces 16 custom-branded carton variations for a lineup of vaping juices manufactured in Vapergate's 12,000 sq. ft. facility in Lakewood, Colo. Vapergate products are shipped to 48 states and 13 countries, and can be found in 3,500 retail locations.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, March 13, 2018 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has walked away with 11 awards for its innovative, sustainable packaging at the UK Starpack Awards.
Creative eCommerce and shelf-ready packaging solutions for a diverse range of products including gin, orchids, sausages and pizza received praise from the judging panel for their clever use of materials and innovative approach to the brief.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, March 13, 2018 (Press Release) -Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards, is pleased to announce that its revolutionary paperboard cup design, ‘Lidloc’, has won an iF Design Award at a prestigious awards ceremony held at the BMW Welt in Munich on 9 March.
The Lidloc design has broken new ground in paperboard cup design and recognises the increased focus upon developing sustainable packaging. The design has a patent pending and is based upon an extension to a standard cup structure that folds and locks into an integrated lid.Read more
BOLOGNA, Italy, March 12, 2018 (Press Release) -It is with great pleasure that Matteo Gentili, President of TMC, and Michael Rooyakkers, President of VTP, announce that the two companies entered into a joint partnership on March 5, 2018 in order to offer an enhanced range of packaging solutions to the global tissue industry, comprised of innovative products and highly advanced services to meet the evolving demands of the consumer and professional markets.Read more
LONDON, March 12, 2018 (Press Release) -Europe’s leading packaging strategist, is today announcing the rollout of its new online DS Smith ePack store, aimed exclusively at e-commerce businesses. Now live in the UK, the online platform will be introduced across the rest of Europe over the next 12 months.Read more
OSPEDALETTO D'ISTRANA, Italy , March 12, 2018 (Press Release) -The cooperation between BOBST and Pro-Gest Group – leader in Italy in the production of paper, cardboard and packaging – dates back to the late '70s, when Mr. Zago, CEO of Pro-Gest, bought the first die-cutter for the production plant located in Ospedaletto di Istrana (Treviso).Read more
NORTHEIM, Germany, March 12, 2018 (Press Release) -“THIMM COOLandFREEZE”, the modular packaging for temperature-controlled shipping has won the iF Design Award 2018. The innovative shipping packaging enables deep-frozen, refrigerated and non-refrigerated products to be shipped together in one combined delivery.Read more