BALA CYNWYD, PA, May 14, 2019 (Business Wire) -PaperWorks announces the opening of the new Packaging Development (PacDev) Design + Innovation Centre. Located on-site at the PaperWorks Kitchener, Ontario facility, the new workspace combines top-notch design and world-class packaging innovation and will serve as a hub for revolutionary packaging ideas and creativity.Read more
HELSINKI, May 14, 2019 (Press Release) -Stora Enso introduces Cupforma Natura Solo, a renewable paperboard for paper cups. The innovative material is suitable for hot and cold drinking cups, as well as for ice cream packaging. It is produced without a traditional plastic coating layer and designed for full fibre recovery in a recycling process.Read more
KENDAL, UK, April 30, 2019 (Press Release) -We are proud to announce that James Cropper have been named as a finalist for Business in the Community’s (BITC) Responsible Business Awards, the UK’s longest running and most prestigious awards programme, championing responsible business in the UK and abroad.
The awards champion the most inspiring businesses who are making a difference by taking action to build more inclusive workplaces, stronger communities and tackle our biggest environmental challenges.Read more
MALMO, Sweden, April 29, 2019 (Press Release) -The compostable, secure-fitting new bagasse lids enable managers to offer a completely plastic-free service solution.
Sustainable design, secure fitting
Duni’s launch of the opaque bagasse lids comes at a time when many owners of take-away businesses are seeking to reduce their plastic consumption. The EU rules on single-use plastics and customer concern over plastic pollution are accelerating this trend.Read more
REDDITCH, UK, May 7, 2019 (Press Release) -Innovative cartonmaker, Bridger Packaging, has invested in not one, but two, highly versatile BOBST machines at its Letchworth plant. The site has taken delivery of a folder-gluer VISIONFOLD 110 A2 and a die-cutter NOVACUT 106 E Autoplaten to increase capacity, drive efficiency and further enhance its flexibility.Read more
HELSINKI, May 14, 2019 (Press Release) -Stora Enso introduces a turnkey solution for automated and unmanned retail. The solution, New Retail by Stora Enso, merges in-store and online shopping by using sustainable RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) tags for wireless authentication and payment. At the core of the system are Intelligent Cabinets by Stora Enso, RFID-enabled e-kiosks designed for on-the-go purchasing using smart phones. Application markets for the solution include food and beverages in urban settings such as transportation hubs, offices, schools and hotels.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, May 13, 2019 (Press Release) -The desire for spontaneity and mobility on the one hand – a responsible and environmentally-friendly approach on the other: Consumers are often torn when it comes to to-go packaging and are forced to compromise. Restauranteurs using to-go dishes, which are practical, easy to handle and also truly sustainable, have a clear competitive advantage here.Read more
FLITWICK, UK, May 9, 2019 (Press Release) -In a bid to capture the food-to-go market, earlier this year Pizza Express launched its spin-off brand ZA. The concept was developed following demand from customers who still want the Pizza Express experience to-go with a wider variety of take-away options.
From the pizzeria’s traditional pizza offerings, served by the slice, to a morning selection of food-to-go, including baked egg flatbreads, porridges, fresh fruit and baked goods.Read more