CHICAGO, IL, Oct. 12, 2018 (Press Release) -Colbert Packaging Corporation, a leading manufacturer of custom folding cartons, labels, inserts and paperboard specialty products, today announced that it has installed Zünd G3 L-3200 cutting systems in its production facilities in Lake Forest, Illinois, and Elkhart, Indiana. With this equipment investment, Colbert has answered the industry’s call for rapid turnarounds on production samples and short-run folding carton jobs.Read more
BOSTON, MA, Oct. 12, 2018 (PRNewswire) -Sappi North America, Inc., a leading producer and supplier of diversified paper, packaging products and dissolving wood pulp, today announced the launch of its paperboard packaging line, with two premier boards, Proto and Spectro, during Pack Expo International. This product launch comes on the heels of a year-long rebuild of Sappi's Paper Machine 1 and modernization of the woodyard both at its Somerset Mill in Skowhegan, Maine. Together, Sappi invested over $200 million in these two projects.Read more
LONDON, Oct. 11, 2018 (Press Release) -Unpacking DS Smith’s new sustainability target: to manufacture 100% reusable or recyclable packaging by 2025.
Imagine a future where all packaging uses no more material than necessary, enables consumers to reduce their food waste and dispose of their packaging on the go with the assurance that it will be recycled by state of the art recycling facilities and entered back into the economy as new raw materials.
This is the future we all imagine.Read more
KENNESAW, GA, Oct. 10, 2018 (Press Release) -On October 1st and 2nd, over 60 customers from the United States, Canada, and Mexico joined Heidelberg at Warneke Paper Box in Denver, Colorado for the North American premiere of the Primefire 106. This revolutionary technology is the first commercially available industrial inkjet digital printing system in the 70 x 100 (40”) format and recipient of the 2018 Intertech Technology Award.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, Oct. 10, 2018 (Press Release) -Fabio Perini S.p.A presents for the first time at MIAC the 100% biodegradable, eco-friendly and plastic-free packaging made by Casmatic packaging machines.
One of the company's main values is to pursue a model of sustainable growth, and it is precisely in this logic of respect for the environment that Casmatic offers the Paper Packaging Solution market an innovative, totally ecological proposal.Read more
MONACO, Oct. 1, 2018 (Press Release) -Favini, one of the global leaders in the creation of innovative graphic specialties based on natural raw materials, has chosen Luxepack Monaco, the international luxury packaging fair, as an exceptional setting for the launch of the revitalised range of The Tube.
The Tube is the range of graphics specialties developed by Favini, characterized by deep colours and an extraordinary matt surface that catches the eye and invites the touch.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Oct. 9, 2018 (Press Release) -Metsä Board’s patented Elevated Drink Box works like a standard ‘beverage box’, but its base incorporates a unique design feature that makes it easier and more convenient to use. Unlike traditional beverage boxes the Elevated Drink Box does not need to be placed at the edge of a table, which gives the consumer the freedom to use this liquid packaging anywhere. The box does not take up additional shelf space in-store as the elevated base is inside the packaging, ready for assembly by the consumer before use.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, Oct. 9, 2018 (Press Release) -Nettingsdorfer Papierfabrik AG & Co KG selected Toscotec to rebuild the dryer section of PM6 at Nettingsdorf mill in Austria. Nettingsdorfer Papierfabrik is a member of Smurfit Kappa Group and one of the largest European sites of the company. The mill is one of the leading producer of containerboard in Europe. The paper machine 6 produces Kraftliner with 7.4 m reel trim and 1100 mpm speed.Read more