ESPOO, Finland, June 24, 2019 (Press Release) -Huhtamaki participated in a life-cycle analysis study that surveyed the full carbon footprint of different types of cups used for coffee. According to the study, paper cups often have the lowest carbon footprint, and recycling lowers it further by 54%. Huhtamaki recently introduced a 100% renewable, plant polyethylene coated FutureSmart paper cup.Read more
MOSCOW, June 18, 2019 (Press Release) -From 18 to 21 of June 2019, BOBST and VMG Printing Holding will present their latest innovations at RosUpack, the International Industrial Exhibition for the Packaging Industry, taking place in Crocus Expo, Moscow.Read more
OSLO, Norway, June 20, 2019 (Press Release) -Fontsoria drives its strategy for more responsible water packaging forward with the launch of its Agua enCaja Mejor brand in Pure-Pak cartons with plant-based renewable polymers from sugar cane.
Aiming to reduce the environmental impact of water packaging, Fontsoria launched Agua enCaja Mejor, meaning "Water in a Box is Better" in 2017. The product was a new approach for water packaging in Spain, and the company has seen sales more than double with products now sold through food service and specialized channels with key customers.Read more
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, June 20, 2019 (Press Release) -A new carbon neutral product - the first of its kind in the industry - is being piloted with select Maersk customers who are highly engaged in sustainable solutions for their supply chain. H&M Group is the first company to trial it as part of the shift towards carbon-neutral transportation.Read more
HELSINKI, June 19, 2019 (Press Release) -According to a survey commissioned by Stora Enso and Valio, more than half of Finnish youths say that they prefer cartonboard packaging over plastic packaging when choosing food products. The renewability of the packaging material is important especially for those young people who are most concerned about climate change.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, June 19, 2019 (Press Release) -A new management structure marks the beginning of an ambitious three-year programme for iT’s Tissue, the Italian Technology Experience.
After seven years and three editions of the unique live technology open-house event, Marco Dell’Osso has been appointed Chairman, leading an independent management team to take the brand forward.Read more