REIMS, France , Feb. 12, 2020 (Press Release) -On the occasion of the VINEXPO PARIS trade fair, Maison Ruinart is proud to announce, on February 11th , 2020, a long-term project to reimagine the packaging for its R, R vintage, Rosé and Blanc de Blancs cuvées. Representing more than two years of R&D, the new cases will replace the Maison’s existing champagne boxes. Set to revolutionize the gift-box and cases market, the packaging is eco-designed, uses zero plastic and is 100% recyclable.Read more
VIENNA, Austria, Feb. 13, 2020 (Press Release) -As Valentine’s Day approaches new research shows that over two-thirds (69%) of Brits think boxed chocolates have too much packaging.
Research for FTSE 100 listed global packaging company, Mondi, reveals that nearly seven out of ten (69%) men and women across the United Kingdom believe the favourite Valentine’s treat comes with too much wrapping*. Over two thousand adults from across the United Kingdom were questioned in research conducted online by Ipsos MORI in January 2020.**Read more
LONDON, Feb. 13, 2020 (Press Release) -Romantics are being urged to spare their loved one’s blushes this Valentine’s Day with new statistics showing over a third (36%) of people would be embarrassed to receive a flower delivery at work.
Research from sustainable packaging company DS Smith, has revealed that over half (54%) of people would prefer to receive flowers straight to their home – with just 12% saying that they would prefer to receive flowers in front of their colleagues.Read more
NORTHEIM, Germany, Feb. 13, 2020 (Press Release) -The shipping packaging for socks and boxer shorts from the brand Snocks is a sustainable solution for online shipments. Thimm produces the environmentally-friendly packaging from grass corrugated cardboard. This packaging design means Snocks requires no additional packing tapes. The environmental secure lock also protects from any unauthorised access to the textiles. Snocks also uses the packaging as a digital communications tool.Read more
HAMBURG, Germany, Feb. 11, 2020 (Press Release) -Environmentally friendly and naturally tough, Munken Kraft is made from a unique blend of hardwood and softwood virgin fibres. It is machine-finished and fully bleached, delivering high strength and excellent runnability, alongside outstanding printability for a premium end-product finish.Read more
MONTREAL and SARASOTA, FL, Feb. 10, 2020 (Press Release) -Intertape Polymer Group Inc. (“IPG”orthe“Company”) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the operating assets of Nortech Packaging ("Nortech") for cash consideration of approximately $36.5 million, subject to certain post-closing adjustments and potential earn-out consideration. All amounts are in US dollars.Read more
DEERFIELD, IL, Feb. 6, 2020 (Press Release) -The company recently opened a new energy-efficient facility in Stevenage, UK which includes a Customer Experience and Paper Specialist Centre (PSC) under one roof. The dual-purpose facility doubles the output of its 100% recycled paper production to support growing European market needs for paper cushioning and void fill applications. The additional converting capability includes 100% recycled fan-fold paper that is dispensed on demand by Pregis’ Quantum system, for void fill packaging applications.Read more
BERGISCH GLADBACH, Germany , Feb. 7, 2020 (Press Release) -Zanders continues the development of its successful food packaging paper range: the enhanced Zanbarrier NGR ("Natural Grease Resistant") offers the proven 100 percent natural barrier against oil and grease without the use of any chemicals now with an even higher density. Consisting of nothing but pure virgin fiber, Zanbarrier NGR is 100 percent biodegradable and the perfect choice to avoid any non-natural material in food packaging.Read more