Registration is now open for Fibre Box Association's (FBA) 75th Anniversary Annual Meeting to be held May 18-20, 2015 at The Peninsula Hotel in Chicago, IL.
This year FBA will celebrate our association, our members and the corrugated industry with an event that recognizes our rich history of service while highlighting today's hot topics.Read more
AICC “Cycling Committee” Chairman Guy Ockerlund, president of OxBox in Addison, Ill., has announced the formation of AICC’s “Recyclers,” an informal bicycle club for AICC members. The club will have its first outing Oct. 8-12, 2015, in the Columbia River Gorge wine country region in North Central Oregon.Read more
The AICC 2015 Spring Meeting & 40th Anniversary Celebration will be held April 29-May 1, 2015 at The Naples Grande Beach Resort, Naples, FL. The spring meeting will feature a three-day series of general sessions, workshop tracks, networking and social events. The meeting will also feature the 2nd Annual Independents’ Cup Charity Golf Tournament.Read more
AICC, the Independent Packaging Association announces the dates and locations for the Association’s upcoming spring and fall conventions through 2017. AICC’s national meetings take place annually in the spring and fall. The conventions provide premier educational and training opportunities for members as well as providing social and networking events. .
The locations of Naples, FL, Fort Worth, TX, Palm Desert, CA, Orlando, FL, Austin, TX and Las Vegas, NV have been selected to host the 2015, 2016 and 2017 Spring & Fall Conventions.Read more
Metsä Board has won the Championship for Environmentally Friendly Printing in the Hong Kong Print Awards 2014 for its Metsä Skincare box set, designed with sustainability in mind. The glueless rigid box demonstrates how innovative packaging for the cosmetic market can be made using 100% recyclable paperboard, avoiding plastic wrapping, while the inner cartons provide a unique user experience. The set was printed by Shenzhen Inpa Packaging Co. Ltd.Read more
Smurfit Kappa UK sealed its position as leaders of the paper-based packaging industry with two Gold awards, for Resource Efficient Pack of the Year and Supply Chain Solution of the Year at the 2014 UK Packaging Awards.Read more
Sonoco Alloyd, part of Sonoco Display and Packaging, a unit of global packaging company Sonoco (SON), has been recognized with a WorldStar 2015 Packaging Award for its Whirlpool(R) Water EveryDrop(TM) water filter package by the World Packaging Organization.Read more