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
SWINDON, UK, April 10, 2013 (Press Release) - The Confederation of Paper Industries (CPI) says that the digital revolution presents the Corrugated Sector with its biggest challenge for over 40 years and must be embraced if corrugated is to retain its place as the number one packaging format on the high street.Read more
WALDKIRCH, Germany, April 8, 2013 (Press Release) -