The evaluated property is called microdeviation, which is a measure of the topography of the paper or board surface, and a characteristic that correlates well to how a paper or board will print. This new product is a replacement of the well-known EMVECO Stylus Roughness Profiler System 210-R, used in the industry for many years.Read more
Leaders in global economics, leadership, recruiting, and packaging safety recently shared their expertise at the Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) Spring Outlook and Strategies Conference on April 3-5, 2013, in Nashville, TN.
At the meeting, participants heard comprehensive presentations from brand owners, economists, public policy experts, futurists, company executives, and employment experts. Attendees were also offered concise recommendations regarding positioning their companies for success.Read more
Last week, the French trade union CGT said that the Atlantique plant in Nantes had been on strike since Monday, while the Bretagne plant and the Normandie plant joined the strike on Wednesday and Friday, respectively.Read more
Benson Group, one of the UK's leading privately owned printed folding carton manufacturers, has announced details regarding the installation of coating plate production equipment from Dantex at its Benson Gateshead food-packaging factory.Read more
Allowing brand owners and packaging designers to performance engineer their packaging and add premium value were the drivers behind the development of Smurfit Kappa’s metalized film laminated board MirriNor.