ST ALBANS, UK, March 19, 2013 (Press Release) -From 19 - 21 March 2013 the first CCE International, Exhibition for the Corrugated and Folding Carton Industry, is being held at the Munich Trade Fair Centre, in Munich, Germany.Read more
ALEXANDRIA, VA, March 18, 2013 (Press Release) -The AICC 2013 Spring Meeting will be held April 24-26 at the Hilton Bonnet Creek Resort in Orlando, FL. The spring meeting is being co-located with the 2013 Sales Leaders' Conference.Read more
SPRINGFIELD, MA, March 18, 2013 (Press Release) -On April 30 - May 1, 2013, the Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC) will host its first Folding Carton Boot Camp workshop of the year at PPC's headquarters in Springfield, MA. Although the Boot Camp is open to PPC members, brand-owners and non-members are also encouraged to attend.Read more
EPERNAY, France, March 15, 2013 (Press Release) -The fair, which takes place in Dusseldorf, is the leader in its field for the wine and spirits industry. The Sales Team of Smurfit Kappa Bag-in-Box Liquiwell, based in Wülfrath, will welcome customers and partners, old and new, at this international event from March 24 to 26.Read more
SAN FRANCISCO, March 15, 2013 (PPI Pulp & Paper Week) -Sacramento Container is opening a sheet plant in Kingsburg, CA, next month in a building formerly owned by Del Monte as a peach cannery.
The new 265,000 sq ft operation will make boxes with about 25 workers but long-term plans include adding a corrugator and increasing the number of employees to 200 workers. Initial equipment will include a 50-in. Ward flexo folder-gluer and 37-in. Martin flexo folder-gluer.Read more
Construction work wrapped up at the end of 2012 and the new equipment was installed in January at the plant, MMP Neupack Polska's managing director Johann Taferner told PPI Europe.
The startup phase has begun at the new plant and Taferner expects production to reach full capacity during this month. The inauguration of the plant is slated for April 18.Read more