The research will be undertaken by the group's bioplastic division Biome Bioplstics, one of the UK's leading developers of natural plastics, in conjunction with the University of Warwick's Centre for Biotechnology and Biorefining.Read more
The summit will feature guest speakers representing leading containerboard and corrugated packaging producers, suppliers, economists, financial and market analysts.Read more
One part of those efforts involves a recent switch in strategy, specifically from country-based to product-based thinking, with a focus on the packaging, sign & display and commercial print divisions. This change will primarily target continental Europe.
Metso will supply an OptiConcept M containerboard production line with an extended scope of supply implementation for the Ban Pong mill of Siam Kraft Industry Co., Ltd. in SCG Paper in Ratchaburi, Thailand. The start-up of the machine is scheduled for 2014. The value of the order will not be disclosed.Read more
This is the first installation in the world of an in-line laminator in double wave with the patented system On-The-Fly, a technology that allows the machine to reach speeds and precision levels of lamination not possible with traditional machines.This investment confirms the commitment of Smurfit Kappa to develop its business driven by customer needs.Read more