NORTHEIM, Germany, Jan. 8, 2020 (Press Release) -Thimm has once again been recognised by EcoVadis in its Corporate Social Responsibility Rating. The packaging producer achieved a silver medal placing it in the top 18 percent of companies assessed from the same sector. This result places Thimm above-average in a sector comparison.Read more
WEST LINN, OR, Jan. 7, 2020 (Press Release) -Willamette Falls Paper Company Inc. announces a new grade offering as part of the reHARVEST™ family of products. reHARVEST is now available as natural kraft paper. Initially, Willamette Falls paper will be producing natural kraft paper using a minimum of 30% agricultural fibers, in this case, wheat straw. Natural kraft paper uses include flexible packaging applications such as paper bags, pouches, and poly-coating basestocks.Read more
LONDON, Dec. 19, 2019 (Press Release) -In a world-first, Mondelez International has launched its Cadbury Energy bar in new packaging made from 100 percent recyclable sustainably sourced paper that will be trialled and tested exclusively by New Zealand consumers.
The trial will test the durability and effectiveness of the paper packaging in transport plus gather feedback from consumers who can receive their free sample at Westfield Newmarket, Auckland on Saturday 21 December.Read more
CONCORD TOWNSHIP, OH, Dec. 19, 2019 (PRWeb) -Ranpak, a leading provider of environmentally sustainable product protection solutions for e-commerce and industrial supply chains, is announcing the North America launch of FillPak Trident™, an innovative, highly efficient packaging solution for medium and high volume shippers such as E-commerce hubs and fulfillment and distribution centers. Trident delivers a significant yield improvement when compared to other paper-based machines and can assist companies in eliminating the use of plastic-based packaging products like airbags.Read more
BRUSSELS, Belgium, Dec. 18, 2019 (Fastmarkets RISI) -French cardboard packaging maker Fellmann Cartonnages has acquired two Speedmaster XL 106 LPL presses for its production facility in Guebwiller, in north-eastern France.
It is the third time Fellmann Cartonnages has chosen the Heidelberg brand to update the machinery fleet at its Guebwiller site and is part of its plans to raise output. Fellmann Cartonagges processes about 50,000 tonnes/yr of cardboard, producing 10 million packaging products per day, according local news outlet Emballages Magazine.Read more
MONROE, NH, Dec. 17, 2019 (PRNewswire) -In an effort to further reduce the environmental impacts of its packaging and inspire consumers to adopt new behaviors to lessen their carbon footprint, Pete and Gerry's Organic Eggs, the country's leading organic egg brand and a Certified B Corp., today announces the industry's first reusable egg carton. Currently in pilot at Co-Op Food Stores in New Hampshire and Vermont, the brand has seen a strong response to the program to date, with same-store sales growing weekly and numerous positive consumer messages.Read more
NORTHEIM, Germany, Dec. 13, 2019 (Press Release) -Cartonara, the packaging and value-added accessories specialist, is now offering customisable shipping packaging in a Christmas-inspired design in its online shop. As well as the option of creating a shipping box with a personal greeting for the recipient, the box also includes another surprise: When scanning the printed QR code with a mobile phone, Christmas songs are played.Read more
NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland, Dec. 12, 2019 (Press Release) -Tokyo-based 50-50 joint venture DNP • SIG Combibloc Co., Ltd has announced that pioneering dairy manufacturer Moriyama is the first customer in Japan to run commercial production using SIG filling technology and the first to offer premium ready-to-drink (RTD) products in SIG carton packs locally filled in Japan.Read more