Leading UK carton converters have attended a BPIF Cartons conference in Northamptonshire to hear professional advice on the different stages of the carton making process.
The theme of the conference, ‘Knowledge Adds Value’ was part of the BPIF’s ongoing educational programme to provide its members with vital knowledge and skills to advance their businesses. Around 100 professionals attended the event, which addressed key issues and technical challenges.Read more
SPRINGFIELD, MA, June 15, 2015 (Press Release) -During the Paperboard Packaging Council's (PPC) Folding Carton Boot Camp on June 9-10, 2015, top-rated presenter Susie Stitzel, Solution Manager at Esko, instructed industry newcomers that efficient, successful carton design occurs when structural designers, graphic designers, and brand owners understand the dependencies between their tasks and treat design as a holistic process.Read more
ST ALBANS, UK, March 12, 2015 (Press Release) -With an increase of 18% in visitor numbers, the specialised trade show CCE International 2015 was a great success. A total of 2,410 visitors from 62 countries discovered a comprehensive range of raw materials, machines, accessories and services for the production and conversion of corrugated and cartonboard at this year's show. A characteristic of the event was the high quality of visitors and the exchange of expertise in open seminars held on-site.Read more
BEDFORD, Feb. 20, 2015 (Press Release) -RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry announced program updates to the 2015European Conference. The event will take place from March 9-11, 2015 at theHilton Amsterdamin Amsterdam, Netherlands. .Read more
TAPPI awards the recipients of the 2015 Paper and Board Division Technical Award and Leadership and Service Award. The Paper & Board Division Technical Award and Harris O. Ware Prize recipient is Lee Dillon of International Paper. The award recognizes Lee’s outstanding contributions, which have advanced the industry's technology.Read more
Al Hoodwin, president of Michigan City Paper Box, Michigan City, Ind., was named a vice chairman of AICC by the Association’s board of directors at its recent winter board of directors meeting. As a vice chairman, Hoodwin is a member of the AICC executive committee and is in line to become the association’s chairman in the 2018-2019 membership year.Read more