DUBLIN, Ireland, Nov 13, 2015 (Press Release) - Smurfit Kappa has won first prize at the recently held Scanstar packaging awards for a customised transport solution designed for food company Kavli.
The Scanstar awards are organised by the Scandinavian Packaging Association (SPA), a body incorporating the national packaging organisations of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden.Read more
LONDON, Sept. 25, 2015 (Press Release) -
A theatrical Disney-themed display created for ASDA George by DS Smith's UK Packaging Division has been awarded a bronze award at the 2015 FESPA Awards.
Held in Cologne in May, the prestigious ceremony recognises the highest quality printing by companies around the world, with entrants handed gold, silver and bronze awards across 18 different categories.Read more
UETERSEN, Germany, Sept. 24, 2015 (Press Release) -Feldmuehle Uetersen, a paper mill with a rich heritage located northwest of Hamburg, has made great progress since becoming independent in February 2015. Products from the company's segments Board Solutions, Liner Options, Labelling Applications and Flexible Packaging will be showcased at the FachPack 2015 trade fair.Read more
LAKE FOREST, IL, Sept 23, 2015 (Press Release) - Colbert Packaging Corporation, a leading manufacturer of folding cartons, rigid setup boxes and paperboard specialty products, is expanding its MedLock EZTM family of patient compliance packages to accommodate a wider range of medications. The newest addition to the MedLock EZ family features a larger footprint than the MedLock EZ design introduced last year. Both packages have tested to F=1 for child-resistant, senior-friendly (CRSF) effectiveness - high safety marks by the Consumer Product Safety Commission.Read more
DUBLIN, Ireland, June 24, 2015 (Press Release) - Smurfit Kappa was this week awarded the European Innovation Recognition Award for outstanding innovation proposals by Nestlé, the world's leading nutrition, health and wellness company.
The award is given for outstanding innovation proposals across Europe and is judged by internal teams at Nestlé on the basis of a series of solutions demonstrating innovation, proactivity and practicality.
MIRAMAR BEACH, FL, June 25, 2015 (Business Wire) - With its latest distilled spirit offering, Big Box Vodka, the Aristocrat Group Corp. (ASCC) set out to create a new market segment by delivering an ultra-premium vodka in revolutionary packaging more versatile than anything else on the market today.
"This is not simply vodka in a cardboard box," said ASCC CEO Robert Federowicz. "This is a handcrafted distilled spirit that arrives in a package that is more convenient and sophisticated than any bottle."
LONDON, May 22, 2015 (Press Release) - DS Smith boxes off competition to receive Nestlé Supplier of the Year award for the second time.
Nestlé, the multinational food and beverage company, has awarded DS Smith with the coveted Supplier of the Year award out of more than 500 of its UK suppliers.
HELSINKI, May 7, 2015 (Press Release) -Valio has announced that it will continue its use of 100% renewable milk cartons after an initial test period of three months. From May 1st 2015, the fully-renewable Tetra Rex® Bio-based will be introduced for Valio LuomuTMorganic milk and sour milk.Read more
A new study quantifies sizeable added costs for shipping onions from grower to retailer in reusable plastic containers (RPCs) vs. corrugated containers. Actual data provided by a large onion grower confirmed that using RPCs instead of corrugated containers increased their annual shipping costs by 10.4 percent system-wide.Read more