Shellpak Renew was launched in June 2012 to provide an improved and more sustainable medication adherence package for prescription medicines. This type of packaging is proven to help improve patient medication adherence. Better adherence can lead to better patient health.Read more
SWINDON, UK, April 12, 2013 (Press Release) -Confederation of Paper Industries (CPI) has hailed the latest set of carbon footprint figures released by The European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers (FEFCO) as more evidence that the Corrugated Industry leads the way on environmental matters.
According to FEFCO's European Database for Corrugated Board Life Cycle Studies*, the corrugated sector reduced its carbon footprint by a further 4.8% over the three years from 2009 to 2011. This follows a cut of almost 12% in the previous three-year cycle.Read more
SAN FRANCISCO, April 15, 2013 (RISI) -Atlantic Packaging Products hopes to complete the conversion of the idle newsprint PM at its Whitby, ON, mill to containerboard by the end of April, according to contacts.
The machine would have capacity to produce 300,000 tons/yr of recycled lightweight containerboard but the net capacity addition reportedly would be more like 100,000 ton/yr because the company may indefinitely idle an older existing machine depending on market conditions.Read more
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced that Rice Packaging Solutions, a food and beverage packaging manufacturing company, has chosen Epicor AVP, a business management software solution built for packaging operations.Read more
New-look Cracker Drinks will hit multiple retailers' shelves across the UK in May as the range is relaunched in 1-litre Pure-Pak® Curve cartons from Elopak. The brand will be the first to roll off the UK's only aseptic juice, gable top carton filling line which opened in March, based at Fruitapeel in Llantrisant, Wales.Read more
The fair is dedicated to the wine, spirits and fruit juice industries. Smurfit Kappa will take the opportunity to present its full range of innovative Bag-in-Box packaging solutions and filling technology at the event.Read more