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
GLENVIEW, IL , Oct. 14, 2019 (Press Release) -Signode, a leading manufacturer of a broad spectrum of consumables, tools, software and equipment to optimize end-of-line packaging operations and protect product in transit, is highlighting two of its unique solutions for the corrugating industry at CorrExpo 2019 in Denver, CO. Divided in two exhibit spaces, Signode booth #300 features stretch wrapping technologies for greater unitized pallet loads and booth #301 showcases high-speed bundling solutions.Read more
BRUSSELS, Oct. 14, 2019 (Press Release) -The most innovative, inspiring and sustainable players in the corrugated industry were honoured with prestigious awards on October 11 at the end of the FEFCO Technical Seminar in Geneva.
FEFCO, the European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers, issued seven awards at the end of the three-day event in Geneva.Read more
RAHDEN, Germany , Oct. 15, 2019 (Press Release) -Barton Jones Packaging, traditionally a packaging materials distributor, had been considering manufacturing their own corrugated boxes for a number of years. More and more customers were ordering bespoke sized boxes in smaller quantities and on a truly, “Just in Time basis”. The result was a need to stock large quantities of many different sized boxes. However, being a distributor by nature the prospect of having to manufacture in-house was daunting - could they easily transition to manufacturing boxes?Read more
MANCHESTER, UK, Oct. 8, 2019 (Press Release) -Packaging manufacturer, Coveris, has taken delivery of a new NOVACUT 106 E and secured BOBST a further two machine orders on the back of the die-cutter's success at its Wisbech site.
Alongside NOVACUT 106 E, Coveris has signed a deal to install EXPERTCUT 106 LER and VISIONFOLD 110 A 2 at 73,500sq ft site. The leading packaging manufacturer is a ‘BOBST house' and these latest investments enable the company to boost its skillset and maintain the ongoing development programme.Read more
MARLBOROUGH, MA, Oct. 14, 2019 (PRNewswire) -Unicorr Packaging Group has added a Bobst FFG 8.20 Expertline—a 4-color high-speed flexo folder gluer with die-cutting capability—to its line of highly efficient, state-of-the-art production equipment. Recently installed at Massachusetts Container in Marlborough, the Bobst 8.20 produces high quality corrugated boxes for almost any industry including food and beverage, consumer packaged goods, e-commerce, appliances and home goods, industrial products, and shipping and distribution.Read more