PICO RIVERA, CA , Feb. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -Bay Cities, North America's most innovative packaging and design company, today announces the acquisition of the high-speed single-pass Bárberan Jetmaster 1750 to expand manufacturing and printing capabilities.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Feb. 11, 2019 (Press Release) -Straws are used by millions of people every day when enjoying drinks on-the-go. Huhtamaki now offers customers the opportunity to switch to paper straws for consuming cold drinks. Paper straws are a sustainable choice and an excellent alternative to plastic straws.
Huhtamaki is a pioneer in the use of sustainable materials for making food packaging products. Our new paper straws are made of fiber coming from sustainably managed forests and 100% of the paper used in the straws and in their wrapping is PEFC certified.Read more
COLOGNOLA AI COLLI, Italy, Feb. 6, 2019 (Press Release) -Kodak announced today the introduction of the new KODAK PROSPER Plus Imprinting Solutions for the packaging industry. These solutions include four new imprinting components as well as food safe packaging inks and pre-coatings for folding cartons, food wraps, paper cups & plates, and ream wraps.Read more
LAUSANNE, Switzerland , Feb. 7, 2019 (Press Release) -Visitors can talk directly with BOBST personnel at Stand 1013. BOBST will feature some of its most efficient solutions for boosting productivity at EXPOGRÁFICA 2019, taking place in Mexico City from 5th – 8th March.
Aware that packaging manufacturers are having to demonstrate increasingly higher productivity, while maintaining quality and reducing cost and waste, BOBST will showcase two of its machines that can support in these areas.Read more
LONDON, Feb. 7, 2019 (Press Release) -Attendees can learn about DS Smith’s Greencoat, the 100% recyclable wax alternative box, and see live hourly demonstrations of DS Smith’s mechanical packaging equipment for poultry packaging in booth #B6105.
DS Smith will be exhibiting at the International Production & Processing Expo in Atlanta, Georgia from February 12 through February 14, where they will be featuring live demonstrations of box-forming machinery and showcasing their revolutionary Greencoat wax-replacement box.Read more
NEWTOWN, CT, Feb. 5, 2019 (Press Release) -The Independent Carton Group (ICG) is pleased to report that, despite continued consolidation in the folding carton industry, business growth among its membership remains strong. This is evidenced by the significant investments that ICG members continue to make in their own operations and the strength of their collective buying power.Read more
GERNSBACH, Germany, Feb. 5, 2019 (Press Release) -Baden Board is expanding its highly respected recycled board portfolio with the addition of the newly developed “Grass Print”.
Grass is an alternative virgin fibre that is collected in the near vicinity of the mill in Gernsbach, the raw material is grown to harvest several times per year and has a unique life cycle when compared to the production of 1 tonne of virgin wood pulp. When compared to virgin pulp large quantities of water can be saved and grass pulp requires up to 80% less energy to produce.Read more
BRACKNELL, UK , Jan. 24, 2019 (Press Release) -This week Waitrose & Partners takes another step forward in its bid to reduce plastic from its shelves with the introduction of recyclable cardboard grape punnets which will replace traditional plastic punnets for its Waitrose Duchy Organic and Waitrose 1 Sable grapes. Waitrose & Partners is the first UK supermarket to sell grapes packaged this way.
The switch to recyclable cardboard will save an initial 12 tonnes of plastic a year, with this figure set to rise with more grapes expected to make the change later in the year.Read more