ALFELD, Germany , Sept. 30, 2019 (Press Release) -Communicating brand values and product characteristics in an emotional way and staging them in an appropriate manner is becoming increasingly important for brand manufacturers. To connect with the end consumer, they need to have paperboards that enhance the visual and tactile experience. In response to these needs, Sappi is now introducing the next generation of its popular and proven Algro Design portfolio – with an enhanced paperboard version and a change of name.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 30, 2019 (Press Release) -Recyclability. Compostability. Renewability. Walki is building its sustainability platform "Zero Waste Future" on these three pillars. The manufacturer of carton- and paper-based barrier packaging solutions presented its progress towards this goal at FachPack in Nuremberg from 24 to 26 September.Read more
LEEDS, UK, Sept. 16, 2019 (Press Release) -In-line with its ongoing commitment to ‘use less and recycle more’, and ahead of National Recycle Week (September 23 – 29), Asda is today announcing the move of its range of Extra Special Aberdeen Angus Steaks into recyclable cardboard trays.
The removal of over two million black plastic trays across its entire Aberdeen Angus steak offering will see over 50 tonnes of plastic saved annually – with the price remaining unchanged – providing steak-loving households with quality steak at great value.Read more
SHANGHAI, Sept. 27, 2019 (PRNewswire) -Organised by Sinoexpo Informa Markets (former UBM Sinoexpo), ProPak China 2020, the 26th International Processing & Packaging Exhibition, will take place at the National Exhibition Convention Center Shanghai (NECC) from 22 to 24 June 2020. This premier processing and packaging event will help advanced manufacturers to tap the flourishing market in China and Asian region.Read more
TURNHOUT, Belgium, Sept. 20, 2019 (Press Release) -Van Genechten Packaging (VGP) has been awarded twice for its sustainable and innovative packaging at the European Carton Excellence Awards this year.
An incredible feat, since the company took home double gold last year as well.Read more
HELSINKI, Finland, Sept. 27, 2019 (Press Release) -Ahlstrom-Munksjö extends its range of fiber-based solutions for drinking paper straws with a new innovative U-shaped drinking straw in co-operation with Seoil Corporation. The expanded CelluStraw U offering provides the converting industry with best performing fiber-based material for this technically challenging U-shaped design.Read more
NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland , Sept. 26, 2019 (Press Release) -As the leaves change colors and the sweaters are brought out from the back of the closets, similar familiar sights appear signifying the start to the holiday season. With this, seasonal flavors and treats are also abound to spread the cheer. The Super brand from KITU brings the spirit home with the launch of its seasonal line of creamers packaged in the combidome carton from SIG, all to create positive energy in maximizing full potential.
Making healthy holidays possibleRead more
ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 24, 2019 (Press Release) -Metsä Board, the leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and part of Metsä Group, is delighted to announce that five cartons produced using its quality paperboards were selected as winners at the 2019 European Carton Excellence Awards at a ceremony which took place on 19 September in Malta. Metsä Board’s paperboard was used for the ‘Carton of the Year’ produced by Printpark as well as for the winner of the General Packaging virgin fibre category converted by K+D.Read more