DUBLIN, Ireland, July 17, 2018 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa is continuing to bring digital innovation to the corrugated industry by developing a range of multi-purpose paper that will be suitable for both digital and flexographic printers.
The advancements in digital printing, including customised graphic design, have delivered a range of benefits to customers including greater flexibility and an uplift in sales.Read more
LONDON, July 16, 2018 (Press Release) -DS Smith will be present at the CPHI Worldwide exhibition in Madrid on 9-11 October 2018.
CPHI Worldwide is one of the biggest exhibitions in the pharmaceutical world. It covers a variety of sectors within this market, such as ingredients, clinical trials, contract manufacturing, medical devices, and packaging.
DS Smith’s stand no 2D12 will be located in the Innopack sector in Hall 2 which will be dedicated to packaging.Read more
KOLDING, Denmark, July 16, 2018 (Press Release) -Kalas Packaging, the Boston, UK-based packaging converter, is introducing an online personalised gift bag and bottle box service for consumers, with its recently installed digital folding carton printing line, featuring an HP Indigo 30000 Digital Press integrated with a TRESU iCoat 30000 flexo coater.Read more
TORNESCH, Germany , July 13, 2018 (Press Release) -All good things come in (more than) threes: RRK Wellpappenfabrik in Bottrop is responding to the sustained growing demand for high-quality folding boxes by installing another “Mini-Line”, thus securing its ability to deliver in this segment. Printed packages, individually and attractively finished, are finding ever more users who specify high requirements, both quantitatively and qualitatively, which RRK Wellpappenfabrik has successfully satisfied for many years with the machine solution’s basic concept.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, July 12, 2018 (Press Release) -Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards, will be exhibiting its innovative sustainable solutions especially for luxury packaging, and showing examples of its award-winning designs at Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London, in September.Read more
BRUSSELS, July 12, 2018 (PPI Europe) -EU-wide rules to target the 10 single-use plastic products most often found on Europe’s beaches and seas, campaigns to ban the use of single-use plastic cups, food chains announcing that they will do without plastic straws in the future and supermarkets extending their efforts to replace plastic bags with more sustainable solutions to more and more plastic products - these are just some examples of how Europe is tackling the ever-growing plastic pollution problem. But is it enough? And how far have EU Member States come so far?Read more
SOLNA, Sweden, July 12, 2018 (Press Release) -BillerudKorsnäs and Uppsala University are making paper batteries a reality, paving the way for energy storage in packaging materials.Read more
TSUMEB, Namibia, July 11, 2018 (Press Release) -Ohorongo Cement that since its establishment has sourced cement bags from South Africa, started sourcing its bags from KAPTAU packaging in Oshakati.
KAPTAU is the first local company to produce cement bags.
Although the company has been on the cards since 2013, it only became operational last year and now has the mandate to produce a million bags to Ohorongo by the end of August.
Executive Chairman David Namalenga said the company was established particularly to supply cement sacks to Ohorongo.Read more