LUND, Sweden, Oct. 24, 2019 (Press Release) -AR Packaging aims to meet the increasing need for replacement of plastic-based cutlery and has teamed up with the food service distributor Bionatic to launch a fibre-based cutlery range.Read more
NORTHEIM, Germany, Oct. 24, 2019 (Press Release) -Corrugated cardboard made from grass paper is an alternative packaging material for sustainably operating companies. Thimm produces the resource-conserving corrugated cardboard at its sites in Germany and in the Czech Republic. The first grass corrugated cardboard displays are currently being used in the world’s first concept shopping mall “Bikini Berlin”.Read more
NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland , Oct. 21, 2019 (Press Release) -SIG Combibloc Obeikan and Pioneer Foods, one of the largest South African producers and distributors of a range of branded food and beverage products, announced today the launch of the first combismile carton pack in the Middle East and Africa region. The packaging innovation combismile offers Pioneer Foods the potential to access new market opportunities, fuel a wide demographic with on-the-go consumers and offer premium product differentiation across their portfolio.Read more
ATLANTA, Oct. 17, 2019 (PRNewswire) -Graphic Packaging International (GPI) has developed KeelClip, a paperboard packaging solution for cans that offers sustainability advantages and merchandising benefits as compared to other packaging options. KeelClip, the company's latest innovation in paperboard packaging solutions, performs well in high-speed environments thanks to the corresponding KeelClip 1600 machinery system.Read more
BRUSSELS, Oct. 17, 2019 (Press Release) -Farmers Boy, (Morrisons manufacturing), were looking to re-launch their Best Bacon product improving its Retail Ready Packaging (RRP) solution to attract shoppers in store. DS Smith was the perfect partner to help do this.Read more
BRUSSELS, Belgium, Oct. 17, 2019 (Fastmarkets RISI) -French molded pulp packaging producer Écofeutre will open a new production facility in 2020 as part of the company’s plan to raise its production capacity.
Under the plan, the firm’s second factory will hit operational capacity in May 2020, according to local dailyLe Télégramme.
The mill is located in Évellys, a municipality in Brittany, northwestern France.
Set up in 1998 as a subsidiary of French industrial group Alain Glon Holding, Écofeutre currently employs about 70 people.Read more
LAKE FOREST, IL, Oct. 15, 2019 (Press Release) -Eagle Systems, Inc., a U.S. based developer and manufacturer of foil enhancement equipment, today announced that Colbert Packaging has installed an Eco-Eagle Cold Foil Module on their new RMGT Ryobi V3000 press. The installation, which was completed in early June, marks the very first Eco-Eagle on a Ryobi in North America.Read more