HONOLULU, May 3, 2013 (Press Release) -Rengo Packaging Inc., the leading supplier of corrugated and packaging materials in Hawaii, held a groundbreaking ceremony on April 29, 2013 to formally commence construction on a new manufacturing facility in Kapolei, Hawaii.Read more
The equipment is set to come online at the end of May. It will complement the existing corrugator, enabling the firm to produce either single- or double-wall corrugated sheets. Roba did not specify the capacity of the new corrugator.
The Alpirsbach plant will also be fitted with a new Masterflute laminating machine.Read more
According to Industria e Innovazione's 2012 financial results report, the firm will exercise its put option and sell its shares to Cascades at the price of Euro 0.41 per share or a total of approximately Euro 14 million.Read more
MILWAUKEE, May 7, 2013 (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel) -Rock-Tenn Co. will close a corrugated box plant on Milwaukee's north side where 69 people now work.
The Georgia-based firm notified state officials Tuesday that it would shutter the factory as of July 5.
Most employees at the plant, 2800 W. Custer Ave., will move to other Rock-Tenn box factories in the Milwaukee area, a company spokeswoman said. She said Rock-Tenn is shutting down Custer Ave. operation because the firm has more plant and equipment capacity than it needs.Read more
CINCINNATI, OH, May 6, 2013 (Press Release) -Zumbiel Packaging, an independent paperboard packaging company with a 170-year history in the Cincinnati area, is proud to sponsor the 2013 Annual Technical Meeting for the International Packaging Group (IPG). The meeting took place April 28-May 2 at the Westin Hotel in downtown Cincinnati.Read more
LINNICH, Germany, May 6, 2013 (Press Release) -
Canadian food manufacturer Lassonde Specialties is making the move to carton packs from SIG Combibloc. From now on, the company's ‘Canton' brand fondue bouillons, traditional ‘canned classics', will be offered exclusively in carton packs. The ready-to-serve bouillons in combiblocStandard 1,100 ml come in Beef/Onion, Original, Oriental Delight, Red Wine and Thai varieties. To make them easy to open, the carton packs feature a V perforation. Further products are set to follow.Read more
HEIDELBERG, Germany, May 6, 2013 (Press Release) -Read more