SOLNA, Sweden, March 27, 2018 (Press Release) -As a result of innovative thinking based on decades of competence from papermaking, BillerudKorsnäs today proudly launches its first packaging with a climate-positive impact. D-Sack, the dissolvable sack for cement and other construction materials, disintegrates in a conventional mixer and the bio-based carbon in the paper is captured in the construction itself.Read more
LONDON, March 26, 2018 (Press Release) -DS Smith’s packaging division triumphed at the European Flexographic Industry Association (EFIA) Awards, claiming 16 awards, fifteen for the UK and one for Germany.
The packaging strategists were presented with 16 wins across six categories, including an impressive gold, silver and bronze in the Flexo Print on Paper category for its work with Nestle Kit Kat Chunky and T&B Containers 1kg Grape Tray.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, March 26, 2018 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply a warp control system to Stora Enso Packaging's corrugated board plant in Ostroleka, Poland. The system will reduce warp of the final product and improve the corrugated board plant's overall performance.
The order was included in Valmet's fourth quarter 2017 orders received. The delivery will take place in late spring this year. The value of the order will not be disclosed. Typically, the order value of these kinds of automation system deliveries is below EUR one million.Read more
KENNESAW, GA, March 20, 2018 (Press Release) -After installing the Diana Eye 55 inspection machine last year, Utah Paperbox Company is capturing additional business with pharmaceutical and luxury products customers. The industry-leading inspection device is Utah Paperbox Company’s first investment with Heidelberg and the first of its kind in North America.
Customers and Folding Cartons are 100% CoveredRead more
HARRISON, NY, March 16, 2018 (Press Release) -As part of its ongoing growth initiatives, in the Spring of 2018, Case Paper will complete the installation of another MarquipWardUnited sheeter at its Philadelphia, PA plant. The new sheeter will increase the plant’s sheeting capacity to 92,000 tons a year.Read more
WALDKIRCH, Germany , March 19, 2018 (Press Release) -With the Smart Packaging prototype of a “counting folding carton”, the August Faller Group has designed an innovative packaging solution to improve compliance and make handling the medicine easier for the patients. The intelligent, interactive pharmaceutical packaging is equipped with a small e-paper display and electronic controls (buttons).Read more
ESPOO, Finland, March 19, 2018 (Press Release) -Valmet will supply two more containerboard production lines with related automation systems for Nine Dragons Industries Co., Ltd., China. The orders for the four previous machines were published in 2017 (PM 39 and PM 40, PM 41 and PM 42). The latest two production lines will be located in Dongguan (PM 43) and Quanzhou (PM 45) and are similar to the previous four containerboard production lines.Read more
A narrow time window, a size press operating at its maximum speed and the need for greater machine efficiency were the various challenges faced by the Voith team as it tackled the upgrade of the PM 6 at Smurfit Kappa. Thanks to excellent planning beforehand, the machine was restarted without problems one day ahead of schedule.Read more