DUBLIN, Ireland, July 4, 2019 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has walked away with 11 awards for its innovative and sustainable packaging at the UK Starpack Awards last week.
Creative eCommerce and shelf-ready solutions for a diverse range of products including gin, dry shampoo and motorcycle helmets received praise from the judging panel for their clever use of materials and innovative approach to the brief.Read more
GRAZ, Austria, July 3, 2019 (Press Release) -International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Cartiere del Polesine to rebuild an existing OCC line including reject treatment at the mill in Adria, Italy. In addition to all main process components, ANDRITZ will also install two newly developed PrimeScreens X for primary-stage fine screening as well as fractionation. Start-up is scheduled for the first quarter of 2020.Read more
TOKYO, June 18, 2019 (Press Release) -Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. (President: Fumio Manoshiro; hereinafter the "Company") is pleased to announce that it provides with paper straws the cafes & restaurants operated by Zetton Inc. (President: Nobunori Suzuki; headquartered: Minato-ku, Tokyo; hereinafter "Zetton") including PARKLIFE CAFE&RESTAURANT at Kasai Rinkai Park in Tokyo, Garden Restaurant Tokugawaen in Nagoya, and so on.Read more
IPSWICH, UK, June 28, 2019 (Press Release) -The Docks Coffee House in Southampton has made a move towards a sustainable future as the first coffee shop in the city to serve drinks in the first fully recyclable coffee cup made of recycled paper, the Frugal Cup.
According to a report by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Eunomia Research & Consulting, the UK is set to throw away a third more single-use coffee cups than at present by 2030.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, June 27, 2019 (Press Release) -Smurfit Kappa has used its eSmart service to enable the leading Latin American egg provider to successfully enter the eCommerce channel.
Granja Mantiqueira decided to launch a new ‘Egg Club’ through which consumers could order eggs online for home delivery in Brazil. Aware that packaging plays a critically important role for the eCommerce channel, especially for a product as fragile as eggs, the company tasked Smurfit Kappa to come up with a solution.Read more
SAO PAULO, June 25, 2019 (PPI Latin America) -Latin American legislators are increasingly acting to reduce single-use plastic consumption in the region. Considering national, state and municipal laws in different countries in the region, current bans are already affecting the lives of around 100 million inhabitants, according to data collected byPPI Latin Americawith local governments and in the press.Read more
HELSINKI, June 24, 2019 (Press Release) -Kemira to participate in the development of 100% bio-based chemicals for paper and cardboard production as part of an EU funded project
Kemira has joined a four-year EU funded project which aims to develop 100% bio-based chemicals, produced from renewable raw materials. In addition, the project aims to develop new means to improve production efficiency at pulp mills with higher utilization of wood biomass.Read more
LAUSANNE, Switzerland , June 24, 2019 (Press Release) -Tetra Pak has today announced that HelloFresh, a leading meal kit company, has chosen Tetra Recart carton package for use in European markets for its environmental advantages.
Successfully used by HelloFresh in the US since 2017, Tetra Recart offers a better packaging alternative with 80% lower carbon footprint and significant weight and space savings compared to tin cans and glass jars.Read more