DOWNERS GROVE, IL, Oct. 16, 2018 (Press Release) -Green Bay Packaging (GBP) is set to break ground for the construction of a new 170,000 square foot complex. Downers Grove was chosen as a central location to serve the Chicagoland area and allow for future growth of the business.Read more
VIENNA, Austria, Oct. 16, 2018 (Press Release) -Mondi recently spun off a new, paper-based line of dog food packaging based on its FlexziBox concept, which until now had been entirely plastics-based.
Longtime Mondi customer MERA Tiernahrung GmbH, a socially minded, mid-sized family company in Kevelaer, Germany, supplies private-label pet food to the German retailer Fressnapf Tiernahrungs GmbH.Read more
HANOVER, Germany, Oct. 9, 2018 (Press Release) -The two industry associations Pro Carton and ECMA presented the European Carton Excellence Award 2018 to the rlc | packaging group for the pharmaceutical packaging design for Mezym, a medication produced by Berlin-Chemie. With its eye-catching metallic finish and holographic 3D effects, the folding carton for tablet blister packs made a big impression in the “Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals” category.Read more
ST. GALLEN, Switzerland, Oct. 11, 2018 (Press Release) -German Packaging Award confirms that display are in fashion!
To mark one of the major industry events of the year, on 25 September 2018 the German Packaging Institute (dvi) presented the top 40 packaging innovations, including two display solutions by Model, with the German Packaging Award 2018 at the FachPack trade fair.Read more
PRAGUE, Czech Republic and NORTHEIM, Germany, Oct. 16, 2018 (Press Release) -The more mail order commerce grows, the more intelligent and environmentally-friendly packaging solutions are required. The expertise of the Thimm Group in this segment was confirmed externally with multiple awards of the renowned Czech packaging prize Obal roku. The shipping packaging for a book of the Czech biathlete Gabriela Koukalová, Thimm secureLock for the baby food manufacturer yamo as well as the gift pack for toys for a Czech web shop each received a prize.Read more
CHICAGO, Oct. 15, 2018 (Press Release) -Colbert Packaging Corporation, a leading manufacturer of custom folding cartons, labels, inserts and paperboard specialty products, today announced the installation of a second Brausse 1060ER die cutter in its production facility in Elkhart, Indiana. Colbert is the first U.S.-based packaging supplier to implement this latest Brausse equipment with blanking technology.Read more
BRACKNELL, UK , Oct. 11, 2018 (Press Release) -From this week, Waitrose & Partners is trialling three of its Italian ready meals in a widely recyclable tray for two months.
This trial is larger than the retailer’s initial one in June as it is in the majority of its shops and more ready meals is in the alternative to black plastic tray.Read more
SALT LAKE CITY, UT, Oct. 14, 2018 (Business Wire) -The M1 On Demand Packaging system requires less labor, achieves high corrugated box variability and throughput, and delivers a Global Modular Architecture design to assure a quick and efficient packaging process.Read more