TOLOSA, Spain, Jan. 25, 2018 (Press Release) -The two KB2300 board sheeters will contribute to the British plant to continue offering a high-quality product alongside impeccable service.
Iggesund, an important Swedish group and a benchmark in the board mills on a global scale, produces two of the highest quality paperboard products in the market. In their Workington (UK) plant they make “Incada” folding box board. The brand is used for packaging in sectors with high quality requirements, such as the food, cosmetics, electronics and the pharmaceutical.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Jan. 26, 2018 (Press Release) -Huhtamaki has agreed to establish a joint venture with Smith Anderson Group Limited, one of Europe's leading paper bag suppliers, to manufacture and sell foodservice paper bags in Eastern Europe. The joint venture will start manufacturing paper bags at Huhtamaki's facility in Czeladz, Poland. Manufacturing operations are expected to begin during Q1 2018. Huhtamaki currently manufactures paper bags in Russia only and this initiative further strengthens its position as a one-stop-shop to foodservice customers.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Jan. 26, 2018 (Press Release) -Metsä Board, the leading producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards launched the Better with Less – Design Challenge last November. This international packaging design competition aims to find new more environmentally-friendly and functional packaging solutions for some of the world’s most frequently used and fastest growing types of consumer packages, including takeaway meals, e-commerce, wellness, cosmetics and dry food.Read more
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 24, 2018 (PRNewswire) -Acorn Paper announces the launch of a new division today, focused on meeting the paper, packaging, janitorial/sanitation and custom promotional needs of the Cannabis industry. Branded as Acorn Paper Cannabis Packaging (APCP), this division will address the entire cannabis supply chain to growers, manufacturers, distributors and consumer facing retail products. Acorn Paper is positioning itself to become a packaging industry thought leader in the fast-growing cannabis industry.Read more
BERGISCH GLADBACH, Germany , Jan. 24, 2018 (Press Release) -With premium gloss, silky smoothness or, of course, matt: Zanders knows only too well how to stylishly place luxurious perfumes and cosmetics in the limelight. At the PCD Paris ("Packaging of Perfume, Cosmetics and Design"), the German manufacturer of superior quality speciality papers and cartons, will present its Chromolux and Zanpack packaging board grades, which are particularly suitable for exclusive beauty packaging.Read more
LYON, France, Jan. 24, 2018 (Press Release) -The new BOBST K5 VISION is a compact vacuum metallizer ideal for flexible packaging converters and CPP/PE film producers.
The new K5 VISION is compact and designed to handle a wide variety of different film types including heat sensitive films and thin gauge substrates. It can run at speeds up to 840m/min, is available in widths from 1250mm to 2450mm and can house roll diameters of up to 1000mm.
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STAFFORDSHIRE, UK, Jan. 24, 2018 (Press Release) -Swanline Paper & Board (SPB) has collaborated with Slater Harrison to develop a unique metallic effect paper and board that is both recyclable and compostable for the luxury packaging market.
The CenturaPack range was launched at Packaging Innovations, in London, last week. SPB partnered with speciality card, paper and board manufacturer, Slater Harrison, to develop the range, which is an environmentally strong alternative to metallised polyester (Metpol).Read more
WEINFELDEN, Switzerland, Jan. 22, 2018 (Press Release) -Model SA will appear at AGROVINA in Martigny from 23 – 26 January 2018 with an exciting new stand design.Read more