ESPOO, Finland, Jan. 27, 2020 (Press Release) -Walki, a leading manufacturer of packaging solutions, will be presenting their portfolio of sustainable barrier boards and flexible packaging materials at Packaging Innovations in Birmingham, UK, on 26 and 27 February. Applications of the versatile grades include fresh goods, frozen foods and confectionery as well as non-food articles such as cleaning agents, hygiene products or electronics. Furthermore, the company delivers packaging materials with organic-based coatings for the food service and to-go sector.Read more
ALFELD, Germany , Jan. 23, 2020 (Press Release) -Paper has long been the number one recyclable mono-material. Accordingly, the market leader Sappi has expanded its portfolio of barrier papers and is now offering businesses a vast range of innovative packaging paper solutions.Read more
PORCARI, Italy , Jan. 22, 2020 (Press Release) -Sofidel pursues its path towards more environmentally-sustainable product development by launching in Spain Regina Blitz XXL household roll wrapped in kraft paper – replacing the previous polyethylene packaging. In addition, the roll format has also been modified to XXL size, adding more sheets in order to adapt the product to the Spanish markets trend in terms of multipurpose paper, also allowing a lower consumption of paper packaging for the same amount of finished product. The product will be hitting supermarket shelves in early 2020.Read more
DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 22, 2020 (Press Release) -Tetra Pak has today unveiled the food and beverage (F&B) industry’s first full-scale virtual marketplace. The new platform, created using Mirakl SaaS Marketplace solutions, will bring convenience and ease to the industry by making purchasing of products faster, more convenient and simpler for producers.Read more
ALTSTATTEN, Switzerland, Jan. 22, 2020 (Press Release) -As part of a decision to grow their business and keep up with increasing customer demand, the Durham based packaging solutions provider is the first customer in the UK to have a Zund D3 cutter with a BHS150 board handling system installed, giving them 24/7, non-stop operation capabilities. The purchase was part of an on-going factory expansion and recent acquisition of the property next door, the 10,000 square foot unit enabled the installation of the Zund cutter.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, Jan. 22, 2020 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has continued to demonstrate its leadership in sustainable and innovative packaging solutions by winning eight 2020 WorldStar Awards.
The first award was for Rollor Packaging, a pioneering and fully sustainable product which protects clothing from being creased during delivery, which Smurfit Kappa developed with its partner Rollor. Made from a single corrugated sheet, it has generated significant interest in the fashion industry and is UPS approved.Read more
NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland , Jan. 21, 2020 (Press Release) -Start-up company Tofusan, founded by Suranam Panichakarn in 2011, and SIG team up to launch Thailand’s first organic UHT soymilk in aseptic carton packs. After enjoying rapid growth to become the market leader in pasteurized soymilk, with a 65% market share in Thailand, Tofusan has now launched its first premium organic UHT soymilk in original flavour and low sugar varieties in combiblocMini aseptic carton packs from SIG.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, Jan. 17, 2020 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa Bag-in-Box and Vitop, experts in comprehensive Bag-in-Box® packaging solutions, are official sponsors of the Concours International ‘Best Wine in Box’ contest once again this year.
Smurfit Kappa Bag-in-Box has supported the prestigious wine contest since it began in 2015 when a strategic partnership was born. The innovative concept of this contest has proved to be a real success as it has become a benchmark for consumers from all over the world, bringing together over 100 producers from different countries.Read more